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Police officers arrest a Pegida protester during a rally in Newcastle, February 28, 2015. (AFP/File)
March 01, 2015 - 08:47 GMT
When fascists protest, they want to protest big, right? Wrong! A mere 400 “PEGIDA ENGLAND” followers attended an racist march, but were outnumbered by a counter demonstration by hundreds.
The court deemed the statement to be an act of emotional violence. (Shutterstock)
March 01, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
In a landmark ruling this week, the Turkish Supreme Court ruled that a husband give his wife monetary compensation for declaring "I don't love you," a statement deemed by the court to be an act of emotional violence, the Turkish Daily Sabah reported.
The island will have two 'mega clubs.' (AFP)
February 28, 2015 - 18:21 GMT
Dubai has announced plans to build a party island that will be able to host around 20,000 partygoers.
Through the window, the birthday balloons appeared to read 'IS.' (Shutterstock)
February 28, 2015 - 04:55 GMT
A couple who hung up balloons in the shape of ‘21’ to celebrate a birthday was visited by police after someone mistook it for ‘IS’ and believed it was Daesh propaganda.
Twins Abdullah and Abdulrahman ready for surgery.  (Photo courtesy: Arab News)
February 27, 2015 - 10:37 GMT
A team of surgeons in Saudi Arabia will attempt to separate babies Abdullah and Abdulrahman.
Undercover street artist Banksy left his mark amid the rubble of Gaza. (Screenshot from Youtube)
February 27, 2015 - 05:26 GMT
Undercover street artist Banksy released a short film satirically advertising travel to Gaza.
Anyone caught flying a drone in France can face up to one year in prison or a $85,000 fine. (AFP/File)
February 26, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Three Al Jazeera journalists were arrested on Wednesday for allegedly flying a drone in Paris. Is drone flying illegal?! Turns out it is.
Former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh. (AFP/File)
February 26, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Former President Ali Abdullah Saleh is suspected to have amassed between $32 billion and $60 billion in property, cash, shares, gold and other commodities
Thair Abud was born in Germany to an Iraqi father and German mother. (Image: Thair Abud)
February 26, 2015 - 08:32 GMT
An Austrian man is walking from Austria to Mecca to fulfill a promise to his sister who is battling cancer.
The green-eyed girl who made magazine history has been living in Pakistan on fraudulent papers, AFP said Wednesday. (Screenshot: Twitter)
February 26, 2015 - 06:06 GMT
The green-eyed girl who made magazine history has been living in Pakistan on fraudulent papers, AFP said Wednesday.
Around 8,000 books and manuscripts were destroyed by Daesh militants in Mosul. (Shutterstock)
February 25, 2015 - 12:33 GMT
Daesh militants don't have the best IQ numbers clearly after burning town up to 8,000 books, which were centuries old from Mosul's library.