April 1, 2014
A controversial and unflattering hashtag about presidential hopeful Abdel Fattah al Sisi is circulating on Twitter.
March 31, 2014
An unexpected winter wonderland hit Iran Monday leaving many visitors who came to see family during the Nowruz holidays stranded in the northern part of the country.
Here is one spicy story from Morocco: A woman was caught of torturing her husband by chaining him at home, and then poking his eyes with hot red chili peppers.
Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Labor is banning men from working in women's accessories shops.
An Iraqi female politician has recently come under fire for her unusual campaign poster.
March 30, 2014
Our American in Arabia is shocked by the people in the U.S. dancing with snakes to prove their 'superhero faith'. With a message to all extremists, Brett tries to get to the bottom of why some take religion to extremes.
A new street art project casts Yemenis in a new light and presents an important counter narrative.
Angelina says no to weapons of sexual violence: Jolie urges ban on deployment of sex as 'war weapon'
Angelina Jolie recently traveled to Bosnia to meet with survivors of sexual violence during Bosnia's war.
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.
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 calling for the establishment of organizations that will raise awareness about animals rights.
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
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
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.
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.”