September 21, 2014
Seven Iranians behind the creation of a video version of Pharell Williams; 'Happy' face 91 lashes and jail time.
September 20, 2014
After disappearing 22 years ago in Pakistan, Abdullah al-Tuwaijri was found by Saudi officials in Pakistan's Sindh province. Doing what? Turns out, mostly just being retired.
Long regarded as taboo in the deeply conservative Kingdom, the cinema industry in Saudi Arabia is looking to recruit personal and ramp up film production after getting the green light from the Labor Ministry.
September 19, 2014
Va-va Voom, Va-va Haram: Saudi TV anchors angry after Shoura Council member slams their smokey eyes and lipstick
After getting slammed by a Shoura Council member for their make-up, Saudi TV anchors condemn the criticism as unacceptable and degrading.
The comic strip "Majida's Diaries" features a young, female protagonist.
September 18, 2014
A shocking new video of an Islamic State terrorist claiming his group loves to drink blood — vampire style — is making the rounds on YouTube.
It's looking like Hajj pilgrims will be free from disease or quarantine this year, according to Saudi Arabia's health minister.
British Muslim leaders united on Thursday and made a joint statement and appeal for the release of kidnapped aid worker, Alan Henning.
A gay-friendly mosque will open in Cape Town, South Africa later this week.
September 17, 2014
In Saudi Arabia, it is not illegal for women to drive but, rather illegal for them to be granted a driver’s license.
It's a good idea to get some kip before you drive, which a 20-year-old found out the hard way after he crashed his car due to tiredness, killing his father.
While the Scottish independence debate continues, Palestinian bagpipers have put their musical instruments and their support behind the big Yes vote.
While most school girls seek out sweet delights at their candy store, these Egyptian sisters can't get enough blood and offal from their local butchers!
September 16, 2014
The teenage daughter of David Haines wrote a heartfelt Facebook post after her father's death, saying she was "touched and grateful" for the messages of support.
With the rise in housing costs and inflation, there's probably not much you can buy for 1 dirham (28 cents), but here are a few ideas; a pen, boat ride, or even some ice-cream if you're lucky!