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Afghan demonstrators in Kabul. (AFP/Shah Marai)
May 24, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Hundreds of residents on Wednesday protested against land grabbers and blocked the Kabul-Gardez highway in central Logar province for traffic.
This pigeon doesn't look like your average drug smuggler! (via Al-Arabiya)
May 24, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
Around 180 pills were wrapped around the little bird's body.
Dubai's Burj Khalifa lights up in the colors of the Union Jack. (Instagram/DowntownDubai)
May 24, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
At least 22 were killed in an explosion that hit Manchester Arena late Monday night.
Dozens of supporters crowded at Shuhada Square in the center of the city and torched US flags, as well as photos and an effigy of Donald Trump. (AFP)
May 24, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Palestinians in the Gaza Strip continued to express outrage over US President Donald Trump calling out the Hamas movement in a list of terrorist organisations.
Retail staff hug each other after being evacuated from the Arndale Centre shopping mall in Manchester, northwest England on May 23, 2017 following a security alert the day after a deadly terror attack at the Manchester Arena. (AFP/Ben Stansall)
May 23, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
'This is horrific, criminal': Harun Khan, Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Britain.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, US President Donald Trump, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and advisor Jared Kuchner take part in bilateral meeting with Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud at the Saudi Royal Court in Riyadh on May 20, 2017. (AFP/Mandel Ngan)
May 23, 2017 - 11:38 GMT
The Saudi government forbids participation in political protests or unauthorized public assemblies.
The Orthodox Union cancelled their participation after a phone call from the head of district police, who were
May 23, 2017 - 09:31 GMT
Palestinian scouts were banned from escorting Donald Trump into the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem because they refused to remove Palestinian flags from their uniforms.
The uphill battle of growing food in the desert. A tractor stands abandoned in Israel's Negev desert. (Wikimedia Commons)
May 22, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
Before Daniel Hillel was awarded the World Food Prize in 2012, nominations for him poured in from Jordan, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates, a testament to friendships cultivated by addressing shared challenges.
First Lady Melania Trump (C) chats with employees during a visit to the GE All-Women Business Process Services and IT Centre on May 21, 2017, in the Saudi capital Riyadh. (AFP/Giuseppe Cacace
May 22, 2017 - 12:15 GMT
'Enjoyed talking to the incredible women working hard at the service center. Great strides being made towards the empowerment of women,' Melania tweeted.
Woman begging in the street. (AFP)
May 22, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
To combat the menace of begging during the holy month of Ramadan, the Dubai Police launched an 'anti-begging' campaign on Sunday.
Redneck or Wahhabi? American country singer Toby Keith will perform in Riyadh during Donald Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia. (AFP/File)
May 21, 2017 - 17:00 GMT
The country singer, known for songs like 'Whiskey Girl' will perform during Donald Trump's visit to the conservative kingdom.
Speaking after the signing ceremony, Trump said,
May 21, 2017 - 11:24 GMT
Trump takes part in a sword dance held in his honor in Saudi Arabia.
May 21, 2017 - 11:01 GMT
Young Iranians flock to Tehran's streets in celebration of Rouhani victory.
Ibraheem Abbas speaking at TEDx Jeddah. (File photo)
May 21, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Novelist Ibraheem Abbas is a rare breed, pushing the bounds of Arab history with a futuristic punch.
The MP's comments come as the Kuwaiti government is trying to recruit more expat teachers, particularly Palestinians. (Shutterstock)
May 20, 2017 - 14:13 GMT
It's the latest call to reduce the numbers of foreigners in Kuwait, amid growing hostile sentiments toward expats.
Uberboat (AFP)
May 20, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Ride-hailing app Uber has partnered up with the leading Nile river transport company NileTaxi to introduce UberBoat in Cairo, offering riders more convenient transportation options away from the chaotic Cairo traffic for a limited time.