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October 24, 2014

A man in the background of a Lebanese news interview fell of a dock on camera. (File/AFP)
05:00 GMT
A man attempting to take a picture in the background of a Lebanese news interview ended up falling off a dock and into the water while on camera.

October 23, 2014

Video footage shows the blindfolded minor being taken into an Israeli military vehicle (Image: Screenshot)
13:07 GMT
Human rights group B'Tselem released footage of Israeli soldiers arresting and blindfolding an 11-year-old disabled Palestinian boy in Hebron.
Tel Aviv's Vegan Fest attracted 15,000 people in one day. (Shutterstock)
11:52 GMT
The vegan movement is quickly growing in Tel Aviv.
King Tut's autopsy also revealed that his parents were brother and sister! (Photo courtesy of BBC)
10:19 GMT
A new "virtual autopsy" of King Tut has revealed that the famous Egyptian king was horribly malformed.
Tripoli's Cultural League Theatre featured local artists, dancers and actors promoting a non-violent way forward in Lebanon. (AFP/File)
05:00 GMT
Young artists in Tripoli, Lebanon showcased work reflecting MENA's challenges and triumphs on International Peace Day, September 21st.

October 22, 2014

Paul Cantlie had made an emotional plea from his hospital bed for his son to be released before dying (Image: Screenshot)
13:09 GMT
The father of British hostage John Cantlie has died in hospital following an emotional video appeal for his son's release from IS captors.
A Malaysian mother holds her baby while petting a dog for the first time, October 19, 2014 (Image: Facebook)
10:25 GMT
A Malaysian dog lover decided to tackle the cultural taboo surrounding pretty pooches by organizing an "I want to touch a dog" event, where hundreds of Muslims petted dogs for the first time.
Philip Spence, 33, bludgeoned his victims repeatedly in front of their children in their suite at London's plush Cumberland Hotel near Marble Arch.
09:23 GMT
Philip Spence had been smoking crack for two days when he spotted a stash of designer bags through a partially open door as he prowled the corridors on the seventh floor of the hotel.
Abdullah Elmir, 17, was branded an "idiot" by his relative for joining the extremist group (Image: Screenshot)
07:56 GMT
A Sydney-born ginger teen is the latest Islamic State protégé to call for destruction of the West. A bit silly? Abdullah Elmir was branded a "stupid idiot" by his family for joining the terrorist group.
A woman was forced to give birth in front of Kafr El-Dawar General Hospital after her husband claimed she was denied a place.  (File/Shutterstock)
05:00 GMT
Kafr El-Dawar General Hospital's director has been suspended following the hospital's refusal to admit a patient in labor who was forced to give birth on the street.

October 21, 2014

She told her students on Twitter after they asked about her disappearance that she was trying to find a cave where she could speak freely. (Shutterstock)
12:20 GMT
A lecturer at Dammam University informed her students recently that she had left her job to join Islamic State.
The Aerostar Hotel is launching a new halal service for Muslim travelers.
11:19 GMT
Trying to woo more Muslim travelers to Russia, a Moscow hotel is launching a new halal service - right down to the Quran on the nightstand.
Kobani survivors have given graphic and shocking details of the atrocities they witnessed as they fled their town  (Bulent Kilic/ AFP).
10:00 GMT
Survivors of the fighting in Kobani have spoken of the atrocities the saw as they fled the town besieged by Islamic State militants.
Russian website launches 'Miss Hitler' beauty pageant.
04:00 GMT
A Nazi-inspired beauty pageant dubbed "Miss Hitler 2014" is calling for attractive women to participate in the contest held on the Russian equivalent to Facebook .

October 20, 2014

The lady was told that in France there is a ban on covering faces, and she was asked to either uncover her face or leave the auditorium (Shutterstock).
17:02 GMT
French opera-goers were rudely shocked by the controversial ejection of this lady from the Bastille Opera.