CCTV footage showed a Pakistani man snatching the gold while another man waited at the entrance of the store. (Shutterstock)
May 24, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
One of the men involved in the crime, a Pakistani, fled the country hours after the incident.
A young boy was murdered in Dubai after an older man attempted to sexually assault him. (Shutterstock)
May 23, 2016 - 09:58 GMT
The body of a missing eight-year-old boy was found in Dubai and a suspect has been arrested.
Iran's Mount Davamand in winter. (Wikimedia Commons)
May 23, 2016 - 08:30 GMT
Extreme weather thwarted a group of Omani hikers from reaching the summit at the Middle East's most challenging mountains.
A large quantity of gold jewelry was stolen by a group of thieves in the UAE! (Shutterstock)
May 23, 2016 - 06:20 GMT
A two-person gang stole 7kg worth of gold and fine jewelry.
Queen Rania al-Abdullah and King Abdullah II of Jordan attend their son, Crown Prince Hussein's graduation from Georgetown University in Washington, DC. (Facebook/Queen Rania)
May 23, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Prince Hussein graduated from Georgetown University with a degree in international history.
The underground false eyelash trade in Jordan is apparently booming. (Shutterstock)
May 22, 2016 - 12:06 GMT
Jordanian customs caught smugglers with massive quantities of false eyelashes in Aqaba.
Plainclothes Turkish police officers detain a passenger at an Istanbul airport, January, 2015. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
May 22, 2016 - 09:44 GMT
All passengers’ luggage was also checked after man ‘screamed his head off’.
Kuwaiti citizens were not monkeying around when they alerted authorities to a lone monkey wandering the streets. (Shutterstock)
May 22, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
A monkey on the loose caused excitement and confusion in Kuwait!
The card circulating social media, from Jordan's King Abdullah to the girl who invited him to prom. (Facebook)
May 21, 2016 - 13:04 GMT
A Jordanian teenager invited King Abdullah to prom - and he sent his regards
A representational image of
May 21, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Eight people in Abu Dhabi were caught with almost 400 bags of 'spice' - a new drug that mimics marijuana.
Mount Everest. (AFP/File)
May 20, 2016 - 08:58 GMT
A group of soldiers became the first UAE climbers to reach the summit of Everest!
Far-right protesters in Belgium didn't know how to react when a young woman wearing a hijab approached them to take a selfie. (Twitter/Jurgen Augusteyns)
May 20, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Photos capturing a brave hijabi went viral when she turned an anti-Islam protest in Belgium into a photo opportunity.
A Dubai supermarket was shut down after a video showing a worker standing in peanuts with bare feet was sent to food inspection authorities. (Shutterstock)
May 19, 2016 - 14:21 GMT
The workers have been ordered to have food safety training after a video was sent to Dubai Municipality.
May 19, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
In this latest case of Saudis burning items of high value, this culprit was a woman who has six children and has been married for 10 years.
Jordan's all-women team of SWAT police participate in the Warrior Competition at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center on April 19, 2015. Jordan was the only country with a women's team competing. (Lindsey Leger)
May 19, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
It has been recommended that women be trained in security operations, inspections, interrogations, and financial management.
Eisa Bin Haidar. (Twitter)
May 18, 2016 - 10:27 GMT
Popular Emirati lawyer Eisa Bin Haidar offered US President Barack Obama an all-inclusive job - and the chance to learn about Islam.