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March 30, 2014

Angelina Jolie is a Goodwill Ambassador for UNHCR. (AFP/File)
10:00 GMT
Angelina Jolie recently traveled to Bosnia to meet with survivors of sexual violence during Bosnia's war.
Patients in Dubai looking for a non surgical facelift have turned to the popular "vampire facelift." (AFP/File)
08:04 GMT
For the so-called "Vampire facelift," a doctor injects the patient's own blood into the patient's face. A recent ban has stopped many clinics in Dubai from offering the procedure.
Tunisian rap artists formed a union to represent their rights under the former Ennahda-led government last year (File Archive)
07:40 GMT
One of the region's first major hip hop festivals is set to hit Doha this week on Thursday, April 3rd.

March 29, 2014

Saudi citizens are concerned about animal cruelty after multiple videos of people abusing animals circulated on YouTube. (AFP/File)
19:00 GMT
Saudi citizens are calling for the establishment of organizations that will raise awareness about animals rights.
Graffiti pops up around the world. It is often a form of political expression. (AFP/File)
12:45 GMT
Graffiti is a growing art form in Saudi Arabia, yet many graffiti artists face problems convincing the Saudi government and public that their work is not vandalism.

March 28, 2014

A car crash occurs every seconds in Saudi Arabia (File/AFP)
12:47 GMT
Reckless driving in Saudi Arabia led to 163 people being killed within the space of 83 days. What can be done to change road safety in the kingdom?

March 27, 2014

Discrimination against domestic workers in Lebanon such as Filipino maids is very common (File/AFP)
13:00 GMT
While Lebanon is known for its lavish countrysides and bursting Beirut scene, growing racism in the country is a less known story, but one that is very real and developing to new extents.
Meet Lammily, who will hopefully make little girls and boys all over the world realize that Barbie's body type is not realistic! (Image courtesy of theupcoming.co.uk)
10:00 GMT
What if fashion dolls were made using standard human body proportions? It’s a question that occurred to artist Nickolay Lamm while looking at a Barbie doll and thinking “it looked a little weird.”
Women in the UAE are running to the poles for a new fitness routine. (AFP/File)
08:11 GMT
Pole dancing is the new fitness craze sweeping the UAE.
Sisi announced his bid for the presidency Wednesday evening (File Archive/AFP)
07:42 GMT
Who is the man behind the headlines? As Sisi announces his presidency, we take a look into his career.

March 26, 2014

The Rolling Stones are set to perform in Tel Aviv this summer. (Shutterstock)
15:00 GMT
The Rolling Stones have been condemned by pro-Palestinian campaigners for the announcement of their Israel gig, but can BDS make an impact?
Halal meat is an important requirement for the Islamic faith. (File/AFP)
11:48 GMT
The debate of religious freedom continues in France after a prison was ordered to provide Muslims with halal meals.
The peacock's body was found devoured by a stray cat. (File/AFP)
10:03 GMT
Three police officers in Lahore were suspended for alleged negligence, when they failed to notice a cat killed a peacock, residing at Nawaz Sharif's compound.
The dowry issue and increasing costs of getting married are also "putting young Saudi men off" from marrying early, according to KSA's statistics (Shutterstock)
07:19 GMT
Saudi Arabia is home to more than 1.5 million single women over the age of 30, according to newly released statistics.

March 25, 2014

Kurds celebrate Newroz in Akra, Iraq (Safin Hamed/AFP)
18:29 GMT
Despite ongoing war in Syria, Kurdish refugees are still celebrating Newroz on the Iraqi border.