King Salman cut his three-week vacation in the French Riviera short following protests of the beach closure. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 09:47 GMT
After 150,000 people signed a petition in protest of the French Riviera being closed down for a Saudi royal visit, King Salman decided to cut his vacation short.
Palestinian peacemaker Haj Ibrahim Abu el-Hawa stands among Israelis during a peace rally in the settlement of Gush Etzion, August 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 08:01 GMT
Israelis and Palestinians prayed together for peace following the killing of a Palestinian toddler by settlers over the weekend.
Sheperds Beer will even bring a keg and draft machine to your private party! (Image: Facebook)
August 03, 2015 - 07:52 GMT
Sheperds Beer is produced in Bir Zeiti in the West Bank by 27-year-old Alaa Sayej.
A Bahraini man was arrested after a video of him slapping an expat went viral. (Shutterstock/File)
August 03, 2015 - 07:42 GMT
A slap in the face isn't just painful - it's an insult! This Bahraini was arrested after a video of him slapping an expat in the face went viral.
Walaa Hafez already holds the record for the worlds longest dive. (YouTube)
August 03, 2015 - 05:30 GMT
Walaa Hafez has previously broken a world record for diving but wanted to participate in the opening of the Suez Canal extensions, which he says is an honor for his country.
Begum allegedly recruited her three friends, Tamira Abase, 16, Kadiza Sultana, 16, and Shamima Begum, 15 to join Daesh in Syria. (British Met Police)
August 02, 2015 - 09:21 GMT
From One Directioner to jihadi Bride, Sharmeena Begum joined Daesh when she was 15 and has since become a recruiter, luring other young girls to Syria to marry Daesh fighters.
The victim was admitted to the hospital after being violently assaulted by her father. (Photo:
August 02, 2015 - 08:15 GMT
The man raped his daughter, now 20, for over five years, threatening her with violence and pushing her to contemplate suicide.
A Palestinian boy going into a building on which Hebrew graffiti has been daubed, allegedly by Jewish settlers, in the Israeli occupied Palestinian West Bank. (AFP/Jaafar Ashtiyeh)
August 02, 2015 - 07:23 GMT
Family members of the Palestinian baby who burned to death in a fire spoke out against the attack.
A 'heat dome' over the Middle East brought scorching temperatures to Iran and Iraq. (Courtesy of Twitter/@RyanMaue
August 02, 2015 - 05:20 GMT
A port city in Iran’s southwest has experienced a temperature of 163 °F (73 °C), reportedly one of the hottest registered across the world to date, according to a weather website.
“These people who harm, who dress in black to carry out attacks, destroy the property of others in the name of Islam, what they do has nothing to do with Islam. That is why I want to ban the niqab,” said Guinean President Alpha Conde. Image used for illustrative purposes. (AFP/File)
August 01, 2015 - 17:49 GMT
Congo, Chad, Cameroon, and Guinea have initiated a ban on wearing the niqab, the full-face veil "for security reasons," noting people wearing black, including women and girls wearing the niqab often carry out Boko Haram suicide attacks.
The group was sponsored by a foundation aiming to build harmony between disabled and non-disabled children. (Photo: Pixabay)
August 01, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
A foundation for the visually impaired arranged a trip for 40 kids to an entertainment park in Jeddah; however, they were denied entrance because of a policy prioritizing tourists.