May 27, 2015 - 08:48 GMT
Winkers face the risk of imprisonment and mandatory community service.
Palm-abortionist anyone? Muslim cleric says masturbating will make your hands pregnant in the afterlife
May 27, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
Guys, grab those tissues and clean your hands because a Turkish Muslim cleric said men who masturbate could end up with pregnant hands in the afterlife.
May 27, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
The competition aims to reveal the crimes committed by Daesh through artistic expression.
May 26, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
The first Jordanian to earn a doctoral degree in Israel is producing peace through water.
May 26, 2015 - 08:23 GMT
The operation has declined by 13 percent, but the statistic still falls at 61 percent of women who have been married.
May 26, 2015 - 06:58 GMT
A tad unjust? Roads were closed across the occupied West Bank causing huge traffic jams so Israeli settlers could have a bike race.
May 26, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Baris Sulu of the Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) is the first gay man to run for a seat Turkey's parliament, in elections scheduled for June 7.
May 25, 2015 - 13:38 GMT
"We didn't want to carry weapons and go shoot people. Violence was never the solution," says the band's drummer and lyricist.
May 25, 2015 - 11:12 GMT
People aren't the only casualties of war - three extremely rare ibis birds kept in Palmyra face extinction after their caretakers were forced to flee Daesh militants.
May 25, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
A group of taxi drivers in northern Lebanon weren't happy about the government's new, strict traffic fines.