A doctor from the Israeli Defence Force checks a newborn baby. (Wikimedia Commons)
April 28, 2015 - 19:50 GMT
Three of the 22 babies born to same-sex Israeli couples in Nepal were airlifted to Israel, the Guardian reported.
Adil Faraj with members of the Battery Dance Company. (Photo courtesy of The Daily Herald)
April 28, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Adil Faraj's YouTube video of him dancing in a Baghdad park led to months of Skype lessons and a performance with an American dance company.
Syrian rockers Tanjaret Daghet. (Facebook)
April 28, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Dozens of Syrian rock bands have found refuge in Lebanon, where they are enlivening the music scene.
The incident was tweeted by an Israeli national team player who also plays for FC Ingolstadt. (Shutterstock)
April 28, 2015 - 06:52 GMT
German match officials forcibly removed an Israeli flag from a German fan at match, over fears of Palestinian violence.
No more TV appearances: Prince Mamdooh Bin Abdul Rahman Al Saud has been banned from public and private television channels. (Shutterstock/File)
April 27, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
Prince Mamdooh Bin Abdul Rahman Al Saud has been banned from making statements through any form of media for making remarks deemed racist.
The march marked one year since a monumental law was passed that criminalized domestic violence.(
April 27, 2015 - 10:28 GMT
Red high heels for men were de rigueur at Sunday's march against domestic violence in Beirut.
Amira Abase, 15, tweeted a picture of her dinner, confirming fears that she joined Daesh. (Image: Twitter)
April 27, 2015 - 08:01 GMT
Another perk about joining Daesh in Syria? Takeout food! Missing schoolgirl Amira Abase tweeted her dinner, confirming fears that she joined the terrorist group.
Basanti, 14, and her friend Jhalijhsa, 14, walk with their empty baskets down to a northeastern Nepalese town on a freshly snow-dusted field near Mt. Kondge on April 18, 2015. (AFP/Roberto Schmidt)
April 27, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
What was meant to be an exhilarating adventure to the Everest Base Camp, had turned into a nightmare for an Emirati political science professor.
Born in the US to immigrants from Pakistan, Syed first learned and tried out the call to the prayer when he was 11 years old. (Image: Courtesy of
April 26, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
American muslim Jameel Syed began his journey on April 3rd, 2015, to be the first muaddhin in history to recite the call to prayer in all 50 states across the US. He aims to reclaim the American Muslim narrative and give mosques the opportunity to deliver a positive message, to tell the world what being a Muslim is really all about.
Aouragh merely said he was willing to open a sex shop in the holy Saudi Arabian city and never actually was given the authority to do so. (Image: Pixabay)
April 26, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
A report alleging the opening of a 'Sharia- compliant' sex shop in Saudi Arabia, covered widely by media outlets around the world, turns out to be a hoax.
A total of 460 artifacts were recovered by Egyptian authorities since Hosni Mubarak's fall in 2011. (AFP/File)
April 26, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
Thieves no more after Egyptian authorities recovered 239 stolen artifacts, which had been smuggled into France.