November 17, 2014
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.
Is that a bag of drugs or are you just happy to see me? Man arrested with 116 bags of drugs hidden in underwear
Police have arrested a man they discovered with 116 small bags of drugs stuffed inside his underwear at a checkpoint in Dahr al-Baidar, the Internal Security Forces said Wednesday.
November 12, 2014
After repeated requests by Muslim leaders to add Eid al-Adha to school holidays, a Maryland school district has taken the nuclear option - it struck all references to religious holidays from its published calendar, The Washington Post reported.
“We’re sold out of everything!” exclaimed an employee of an IDF clothing and weapons shop on Jerusalem’s Ben-Yehuda Street Tuesday afternoon, when asked if he had any pepper spray in stock.
Houthi members allegedly stormed the Dar Al-Amal in Sanaa on Thursday and kidnapped Al-Niran.