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March 15, 2014

Black camels are rare and highly valued. (AFP/File)
07:49 GMT
Three rare black camels that reportedly once belonged to Muammar Gaddafi were recently flown to the UAE.

March 14, 2014

Benn believed that Britain should pressure Israel by introducing trade sanctions, boycotting Israeli goods, and stopping arm sales to the country (photo courtesy: bbc.co.uk).
11:58 GMT
Veteran British politician served as an MP for more than 50 years, championing the Palestinian cause most recently during the 2008 Gaza War

March 13, 2014

Saleh al Fawzan has decided that all you can eat buffets are against Sharia law. (AFP/File)
13:52 GMT
A Saudi cleric has issued a fatwa against all you can eat buffets.
King Abdullah heads the secretive House of Saud. (AFP/File)
12:18 GMT
Two Saudi princesses are seeking help from the United Nations. They claim they are being held against their will in a royal compound in Jeddah.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights puts the death toll at over 140,000. (AFP/File)
08:15 GMT
100,000 names of people killed during the conflict in Syria will be read aloud outside the White House starting Saturday.
Winter is coming. (Image courtesy of HBO)
05:00 GMT
A fervor was sparked among Arab fans of the Game of Throne TV series following the release of a third teaser trailer for the upcoming fourth season.

March 12, 2014

Beachgoers walk past a sand sculpture made by Indian sand artist Sudersan Pattnaik with a message of prayers for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 (AFP)
18:42 GMT
The family of Muktesh Mukherjee, a passenger on board the missing Malaysia Airlines plane, are praying that disaster has not struck twice.
Banky's iconic image was first seen in London in 2002. (Image courtesy of the BBC)
14:41 GMT
Infamous British street artist Banksy has reworked one of his most recognized pieces of artwork to mark the third anniversary of the ongoing conflict in Syria.
Israel passport holders aboard the Norwegian Cruise Line were refused entry to Tunisia Monday (Courtesy of Haaretz)
08:43 GMT
The Tunisian government stopped Israeli tourists aboard a cruise ship from entering the country this week as part of their vacation tour.
Over a third of men in Saudi Arabia also reported that they do not engage in any form of physical activity (File Archive/Shutterstock)
06:55 GMT
Approximately half of the Saudi women population and a third of the male population do not engage in any form of physical activity, a KSA Health Ministry report recently revealed.

March 11, 2014

The convicted Saudi man killed someone with his car while practicing dangerous stunts. (AFP/File)
17:00 GMT
A Saudi man was sentenced to ten years in prison and 1,000 lashes for reckless driving.
19-year-old Iranian Pouria Nour Mohammad Mehrdad (L) and an unidentified man (R) at the airport, both boarded missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 flight using stolen European passports. (AFP)
11:10 GMT
The two men who boarded the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 with stolen passports were reportedly Iranian and their tickets were purchased by a man known only as Mr. Ali, Al Arabiya.net reported.
The Ja'fari bill would strip women of their rights. (AFP/File)
09:01 GMT
A new bill recently passed by the Iraqi cabinet could legalize child marriage.
Sara speaks gibberish in Arabic, showing what it sounds like to the untrained ear. (Image courtesy of Smoukahontas Official/YouTube)
07:48 GMT
One woman has demonstrated how Arabs, Russians, Italians, Indians and many more languages sound like to foreigners in a video is on its way to 6.5 million YouTube views.
The Saudi government closely monitors twitter, a social media platform that is widely used in the Kingdom. (AFP/File)
05:00 GMT
A Saudi man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for his tweets.