November 18, 2014
Two out of the four Aussie brothers who traveled to Syria to apparently join ISIL are too obese to join the group, according to family and friends.
A woman in Egypt has died after contracting the deadly H5N1 bird flu virus.
November 17, 2014
A grandmother-of-ten is putting up quite a fight with the UK government over her Tunisian toy boy husband who was refused a British visa.
For the second year in a row, cannabis farmers in the Bekaa Valley have been able to reap their harvests without being harassed or prosecuted by the security forces. But now farmers are facing a new problem: a flooded market and falling prices.
A Saudi groom was branded "irresponsible" by his family when he divorced his wife after seeing her face for the first time.
Peter Kassig, an American aid worker in Syria, has reportedly been murdered by Isis militants.
November 16, 2014
A video of a Syrian boy braving sniper fire to save a young girl swept the web last week, and Norwegian filmmakers have claimed credit for the film's creation.
Investigative authorities in Mecca summoned several women for their alleged involvement in organizing a beauty pageant in the holy city.
Israel has barred a Norwegian doctor from entering the Gaza Strip through its territory after he severely criticised its military campaign while volunteering at a Gaza hospital during the devastating conflict over the summer.
A Saudi man divorced his wife of two years after she ignored his Whatsapp messages despite being an avid smartphone user.
November 15, 2014
Egypt's new extradition laws could pave the way for Australian Al Jazeera journalist Peter Greste to be released from prison in Egypt, but certainties remain elusive.
November 14, 2014
Red Bull shipping trucks cross the Turkish border into Syria via crossings controlled by Islamic State militants.
November 13, 2014
Just for watching an Iranian volleyball match!? Jailed Brit Ghoncheh Ghavami could face another six years in prison
A bit OTT? A British-Iranian woman who was jailed for watching a men's volleyball match could potentially be facing another six years in prison.
It's not all about looks but when a father in Saudi tried to marry his daughter off to a 90-year-old who he pretended was in his twenties, there was a ruckus.
Johnnie Walker has a new inspirational campaign in Lebanon.