March 11, 2014
A new bill recently passed by the Iraqi cabinet could legalize child marriage.
Ever wondered what Arabic sounds like to a foreigner? This woman speaks perfect gibberish so you can find out
One woman has demonstrated how Arabs, Russians, Italians, Indians and many more languages sound like to foreigners in a video is on its way to 6.5 million YouTube views.
A Saudi man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for his tweets.
March 10, 2014
Thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews rallied in New York City on Sunday to protest new legislation proposed in Israel that would end military service exemptions granted to seminary students.
A fascinating look into the secretive and kinky world of BDSM in Lebanon!
Would you like your fries with a side of freedom? Saudi gets progressive with female-run Jeddah restaurant
A Saudi woman has established a restaurant in Jeddah in which all the workers, chefs, waitresses and administrators are female nationals.
UAE Apple Store and Google Play launched a camel racing smartphone app this week.
March 9, 2014
Israeli soldiers forcefully dispersed women gathered to peacefully demonstrate for International Women's Day.
Paramount Pictures "Noah" is continuing to spark heavy debate throughout the Middle East over its characterization of one of Allah's prophets on the big screen.
A Saudi man shares his story of the difficulties he faces after undergoing sexual reassignment surgery.
A group of Israeli youth have written Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu telling him they are refusing military service because of the Israeli occupation of the West Bank.
Three French tourists fell to their death while mountain climbing in Wadi Rum.
March 8, 2014
In celebration of International Women's Day, three Arab feminists and women's rights advocates told Ahram Online what this day means to them.
Qatar Airways continues to come under fire for questionable employee policies.
March 7, 2014
Aziz Memon, a Pakistani businessman, seeks to rid his nation of polio