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July 10, 2014

Buyers from Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and Kuwait can also benefit from this Ramadan deal. (Shutterstock)
12:51 GMT
A real estate firm is offering a free luxury car with the purchase of one of their properties as a special Ramadan deal.
A small sample of surreal street serenity, created by Mehdi Ghadyanlo
11:34 GMT
Urban artist Mehdi Ghadyanloo is causing passersby to do a double take just by walking down the street.
Stay-at home dad Mokhtar Mohyeldeen with his three-year-old son Yahya (right) and daughter Malak (Image: Gulf News)
09:59 GMT
Mokhtar Mohyeldeen decided to give up working to care for his three-year-old son who suffers from Russell Silver Syndrome, yet won't leave the young boy in the care of maids. That's dedication!
Brazil was devastated by a 7-1 loss. (AFP/File)
05:00 GMT
A Saudi burger joint ran into some trouble after it promised customers 2 Saudi riyals off their purchase for every goal scored in the Brazil-Germany World Cup match.

July 9, 2014

Dummies pose with guns when telling police they were just doing aid work in Syria (AFP/ File).
10:29 GMT
To prepare for Jihad in Syria two British terrorists bought books about Islam and Arabic from the "For Dummies" series, messaged friends about their plans and despite claiming to do aid work in Syria, took photos of themselves with guns.
Dubai came out ahead of New York City and other popular European destinations! (AFP/File)
09:52 GMT
Dubai is the fifth most favorite hotspot for travelers according to a new study revealed Wednesday.
This year's contest focuses on child obesity. (Shutterstock)
07:46 GMT
Dubai is relaunching a contest that rewards residents who lose weight with pure, solid gold.
116 Cannabis pills were stuffed into the pizzas delivered to Zahle prison (Shutterstock)
05:00 GMT
A Lebanese pizza delivery man was arrested and imprisoned for delivering pizza pies stuffed with cannabis to inmates in Zahle prison Tuesday.

July 8, 2014

The grant is part of the EU-funded Agriculture and Rural Development Program. (File)
12:49 GMT
The EU along with the Agriculture Ministry is donating $2 million to support reforestation in Lebanon.
Millions of Syrians are now refugees. (AFP/File)
10:56 GMT
Syrian women who have fled the civil war often must face their struggles alone.
One Palestinian entrepreneur raised thousands of dollars to pursue his masters degree. (AFP/File)
08:33 GMT
Crowdfunding is becoming a popular way to pursue venture capital in Palestine.
Dubai is known for its flashy architecture, but this takes the cake! (AFP/File)
05:00 GMT
Developers in Dubai have announced plans to build a 48 million square-foot climate-controlled city.

July 7, 2014

Cross-dressing is banned in Bahrain's ultra-conservative society (File/Shutterstock)
12:07 GMT
A cross-dressing man was jailed for one month in Bahrain for wearing women's accessories and "walking in a feminine way".
Farzana Parveen's husband holds up her photo shortly after her death (File/AFP)
09:40 GMT
A father who stoned his pregnant daughter to death outside a Lahore courthouse has been found guilty of murder along with four other men from the victim's family.
05:00 GMT
The Syrian opposition National Coalition says Hezbollah is selling refugees' organs to cope with its current financial hardship due to its involvement in Syria's civil war.