A funerary tablet circa 1350BC, depicting beer consumption in ancient Egypt.  (Image: Flickr)
March 30, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Early Bronze age vessels used by Egyptians to make beer are found on a building site in Tel Aviv.
Of the 130 factory workers, only 6 are men. The state-run factory is hoping to create up to 1000 jobs. (Image: Wikimedia Commons)
March 30, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
Despite the ongoing conflict in Syria, a company is producing the country's first locally-made cigars.
Green alternatives for building construction offer better durability and can reduce the carbon footprint of concrete by up to 45 percent. (Image: Shutterstock)
March 30, 2015 - 07:57 GMT
Dubai announced that from April, all new buildings must use green alternatives for original Portland cement (OPC), the major component of concrete mix that is found to emit toxic gases.
Palestinians fire rockets at Israel from Gaza during last summer's conflict. (AFP/File)
March 30, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
A Hamas engineer known as the "father of rockets" was charged with conspiracy to commit murder, arms manufacture and possession of weapons.
The villas will be used for family visits in an attempt to preserve some semblance of home life. (Shutterstock)
March 29, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Qatar will build two villas at the central prison in an attempt to help rehabilitate inmates by encouraging family visits and providing social experts to discuss personal issues.
The Dh13,000 found by Qurratulain was meant for school fees, and lost by an arab student. (Image: Shutterstock)
March 29, 2015 - 08:53 GMT
Four year old girl in Dubai receives an award for honesty as she returns an envelope of Dh 13,000 ($3515) that she found on the street.
The magazine aims to put verses of the holy Quran in context, in an aim to combat radicalization of young British Muslims. (Image: Facebook)
March 29, 2015 - 07:45 GMT
Online magazine 'Haqiqah', the arabic word for reality, was launched by British Muslim leaders to counter the extremist interpretations espoused by Daesh and other radical islamist groups.
The Walt Disney Company is said to be working with Israel's Snowball Studios to set up a production facility. (Shutterstock)
March 29, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
The Walt Disney Company is allegedly interested in producing an animated series in Jerusalem and are currently opening a production facility.
Enacted in 2001, the
March 28, 2015 - 14:24 GMT
Meet Canada's "peace bond," the legal arrangement that's allowing authorities to block the Internet, pull the passport and strap an electronic monitoring bracelet to the wrist of a 22-year-old citizen to prevent him from terror crimes they think he 'might' commit.
The bizarre leaflets depict young recruits lining up to face a bloody meat grinder labeled with 'Daesh,' in Arabic. (AFP/File)
March 28, 2015 - 13:52 GMT
US officials are trying a different approach to stalling Daesh recruitment in Syria's Raqqa.
Two Saudi students opened a restaurant serving the country's home-cooked specialty.
March 28, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
Two Saudi students opened a restaurant serving the country's specialty.