October 20, 2013
Saudi girl takes the driving challenge and takes out some innocent bystanders in the process.
The Israeli government succumbs to pressure by racist and anti-miscegenation organizations, banning Jewish women from volunteering in hospitals at night, when they might be more likely to encounter Arab workers and doctors.
Lebanese doctor Lubna Abdul-Husn is leading a team of medical researchers in Beirut that is investigating why women in Lebanon stay in abusive relationships. While most work on domestic abuse in the Arab world has been anecdotal, the Lebanese medical team's unprecedented initiative tracks the frequency of abuse in Lebanon.
October 19, 2013
UAE's Nada Al Assaad Kivela climbed a 4,000-meter mountain in Morocco to raise funds for victims of the Syrian conflict.
Young Yemenis launched a campaign to reduce marriage dowries to 200,000 riyals in reaction to efforts to try to raise dowry standards to 500,000 riyals in the central part of the country where marriage is becoming increasingly unaffordable in the poverty-stricken area.
October 18, 2013
New York mayoral candidates from the Democrat and Republican parties have expressed support for children getting school days off during Eid.
The United Arab Emirates has earned top marks from a Norway-based human rights group for its work to improve its society across a wide range of quality-of-life categories.
A public space in the Lebanese city of Sidon was converted into a playground for children during Eid.
Two security guards have been accused of stealing diamonds worth nearly $245,000 from a $1 million consignment that was bound for Belgium.
October 17, 2013
Tunisian rapper Klay BBJ, accused of defaming public officials with his lyrics, is aquitted Thursday days after Tunisian rap artists announce that they had launched a labour union to defend their interests and promote their art.
Beirut was ranked the 20th best city in the world according to Condé Nast Traveler’s 2013 Readers’ Choice Awards.
October 15, 2013
He might not like Iran's nukes, but it seems Netanyahu has a penchant for sexy Persian babes.
Devil stoning is a symbolic ritual in the Hajj pilgrimage.
Two Canadians of Lebanese origins won seats in the parliament of the Nova Scotia province in Canada.
Syrian President Bashar Assad might be terrorising the Syrian population and perpetrating unimaginable warcrimes, but it seems he has another talent - being a joker.