December 8, 2013
While South Africa remembers Mandela's legacy Tuesday in Johannesburg, Lebanese citizens will also be remembering the global icon as part of a country-wide designated day of mourning for the late former South African president.
After a tip from locals, inspectors find this shawarma shack in violation in a big and disturbing way.
A group of young Palestinian parodied the new Volvo ad with Jean Claude Van Damme in an attempt to shed light on the misery Gazans have faced for seven years
December 7, 2013
A Ramallah-based entrepreneur has launched an online sex store last week, and hopes to attract customers from across the Arab world to what he described as “a social project,” theGuardian reported on Friday.
December 6, 2013
The Egyptian General Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has won Time's Person of the Year popular poll, beating both Miley Cyrus and Erdogan.
December 5, 2013
One of the notorious hashish capitals of the region-and the world-is considering going "green" officially-and legally.
A YouTube video from Saudi Arabia showing a man waking up his mates for the morning call to prayer with a taser has gone viral.
The festive display over The Palm and World Islands is set to last over an hour in attempt to beat previous fireworks record held by Kuwait.
December 4, 2013
An Egyptian man has allegedly raped and impregnated his mentally ill sister..twice.
This Yemeni baby must have let the word out just a little too loudly about his mother's love affair.
Mama milked this marriage dry: Saudi man commits suicide after learning fiancé breast-fed by his mother
Finding out that your fiancé was breast-fed by your mom at birth IS pretty weird, and definitely a deal-breaker for marriage in the Middle East, but worth killing over? A Saudi man, who learned that his soon-to-be wife could be considered his sister because she was breast-fed by his mother, committed suicide upon hearing the news.
A 12-year-old boy was acquitted this week in UAE's Ajman courts after he was charged for having consensual sex and impregnating his family's house maid.
December 3, 2013
Man finds out, upon meeting his new bride, that she is actually his daughter.
During a meeting at the Vatican, Israeli Prime Minister and Pope Francis exchange thoughtful gifts.
A Norweigan slaughterhouse has killed more than 100 reindeers in accordance with Islamic law so that Muslims can enjoy tasty (and religiously correct) reindeer meat!