Once described as a
March 04, 2015 - 11:31 GMT
The Daesh executioner who's become known as Jihadi John but was recently revealed to be Kuwaiti-born, British-raised Mohammed Emwazi was disowned this week in an emotional outpour from his father, who called him a "dog, an animal and a terrorist."
Scurfield is pictured kneeling in front of a group of fellow foreign fighters working alongside the Kurds against Daesh in Syria. (AFP/File)
March 04, 2015 - 09:44 GMT
Kurdish spokespeople are reporting that Konstandinos Erik Scurfield, a 25-year-old former British marine, has become the first UK national to be killed while fighting with Kurdish militias against Daesh militants in Syria.
Skyline of the Old City at the Western Wall and Temple Mount. Al Quds was added to the UNESCO World Heritage Site List in 1981 (Image: Shutterstock)
March 04, 2015 - 08:13 GMT
A tourism brochure claiming "Israel has it all" under a panorama of the Old City of Jerusalem has been judged as misleading, and banned by the British Advertising Standards Authority (ASA), AFP reported today.
The tomb's walls are adorned with scenes of the tomb's owner and wife before a table, according to Egypt's Minister of Antiquities. (AFP/File)
March 04, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
The American Research Center in Cairo uncovered a never-before-seen tomb in Luxor during an archeological mission this week.
March 03, 2015 - 14:59 GMT
'This duck is a nuclear duck.' In case you've forgotten, Netanyahu's had a habit of putting his foot in his mouth.
Rania el Alloul's treatment in court has drawn widespread condemnation from ordinary citizens and civil rights activists across Canada  (Image:
March 03, 2015 - 09:39 GMT
Rania el Alloul's court case to reclaim a seized vehicle was denied a hearing after the Canadian judge deemed her hijab "inappropriate". Donations have poured in to the site, topping $47,000 in three days.
Stray camels in Saudi Arabia is a real legal issue, as they cause numerous car accidents in the Kingdom. (Shutterstock)
March 03, 2015 - 08:02 GMT
Saudi legal experts demand a law be put in place to punish those who allow their camels to stray into the streets, causing car accidents.
Void of physical contact and running out of time, Palestinian women resort to the best option they have. (Pixabay)
March 03, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Maybe some smuggling crimes are worth committing.
US envoy to the UN Samantha Powers speaks during an AIPAC conference, March 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
March 03, 2015 - 04:00 GMT
Ahead of Bibi's controversial speech at the US Congress, American ambassador to the UN, Samantha Power, said Israel and the States would remain best buds despite disagreements over Iran.
Get your groove on: Egyptians respond to Daesh with a dance off! (Screenshot: YouTube)
March 02, 2015 - 11:13 GMT
Egyptians respond to recent atrocities with a showcase of dance moves to the Daesh anthem, in a series of parody videos posted on YouTube. Drop it like it's hot!
Hundreds of free breakfasts will be handed out by McDonald's branches in the UAE. (Shutterstock)
March 02, 2015 - 10:28 GMT
UAE residents are in for a breakfast treat! Marking National Breakfast Day, hundreds of people will be given free food across the country.