September 14, 2014
In the words of David Haines' brother, the aid worker was "just another bloke". Mike Haines paid tribute to his sibling who was beheaded my Islamic State militants in a heartbreaking statement, released after his death.
The Israeli band Turquoise has been accused of a "Zionist plot" to steal songs from the famous Arabic singer Fairouz.
Retired US general compares air strikes to casual sex (really)
Hand-drawn map that guided Lawrence of Arabia to victory in revolt against the Ottomans set to fetch £100,000 at auction.
Islamic Front releases fancy video showing militant training regiment, complete with monkey bars, tire-dragging and nunchucks
In a professionally-made video released on YouTube, militants from the extremist group Islamic Front are shown completing what the call, "Black War Training Camp."
September 13, 2014
As IS tensions rise, the family of the latest-threatened Briton held by IS plead with captors to make contact
Amid international IS attention, the family of Briton David Haines makes a public plea with his captors, asking them to respond to their repeated attempts at contact.
September 12, 2014
Cheers to the 21st century! This Saudi woman got her divorce granted using spy software to catch her cheating husband
This Saudi woman used spy software to get into her husband's phone and uncover his cheating ways, getting herself a divorce and some peace of mind!
Google has launched a project that allows internet users to tour Egyptian monuments virtually using the company's street view service.
September 11, 2014
"Let us focus on unity and not on division": A beautiful message of peace from youth across the world
Youth from Europe and the Middle East gathered to voice a united call for global peace. Their message is inspiring.
Lady Gaga’s favourite French bulldog, had her celebrity owner splurge over Dh1,000 in just about 30 minutes - on his food and bed - two days before the American pop star’s performance at the Meydan Race Course.
A British woman was jailed in an Iranian prison for over two months for trying to watch a volleyball game.
September 10, 2014
The British jihadi bride hell-bent on murder - and whining about her lost cat: 'Terror twin' tweets fears for missing kitten - before posting pictures of her holding an AK47.
Residents of one UAE neighborhood are planning to launch a social media campaign to voice their anger after popular ice cream trucks were banned from entering their community.
A Yazidi girl captured by Islamic State (IS) has revealed the extreme abuse she suffers as a sex slave at the hands of IS extremists.
The family of murdered journalist Steven Sotloff believe his location was sold to Islamic State (Isis) militants for up to $50,000 (£30,000) by a moderate rebel group in Syria.