Prime Minister, David Cameron, said the BBC’s Muslim audience would “recoil every time they hear the words Islamic State.
July 02, 2015 - 11:12 GMT
The BBC rejected a government request to refer to the so-called Islamic State as Daesh, a name which many consider to better reflect the militant group.
Worshippers flock to the Jumeirah mosque during Ramadan.( AFP/Karim Sahib)
July 02, 2015 - 11:08 GMT
Rarely does one come across a Muslim complaining about Ramadan.
This 2,000-calorie meal would make a stomach churn after a fast. (Twitter)
July 02, 2015 - 10:50 GMT
This 2,000-calorie meal would make a stomach churn after a fast.
Tal descends a ladder from his living room on July 1, 2015, leading to an ancient Jewish ritual bath (mikveh), dating from the Second Temple Period and believed to be over 2,000 years old. (AFP/Gali Tibbon)
July 02, 2015 - 06:30 GMT
The Israel Antiquities Authority finished excavating the subterranean bath last week.
Geert Wilders leads the Dutch Party for Freedom. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Geert Wilders currently also faces prosecution in the Netherlands for discrimination against Dutch nationals of Moroccan origin.
The selfie could in fact be a crime punishable by law. (Image: Facebook)
July 01, 2015 - 11:59 GMT
The Saudi teen posted the selfie on Facebook with the caption with the caption "Good Bye, Grandfather."
Fighters from the Kurdish People Protection Unit (YPG) monitor the horizon in the northeastern Syrian city of Hasakeh on June 28, 2015.(AFP/Delil Souleiman)
July 01, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
Footage shows a Kurdish fighter determined to continue his fight against Daesh after being blown up upon stepping on a landmine.
“Imagine how dangerous Islamic State would be if it had armored divisions, fighter jets, and ballistic missiles,” the narrator says. (Image: Screenshot)
July 01, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
The Israeli government released an animated video comparing Iran to Daesh, just a week after removing a similar cartoon mocking the media's portrayal of life in Gaza.
The teachers will fast for 19 hours on Friday, July 3rd. (Shutterstock)
July 01, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
In response to the overwhelming wave of Islamophobia in the UK, a small group of Welsh teachers are joining their Muslim students in fasting.
British comedian John Oliver mocked CNN on his latest show. (Screenshot)
June 30, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
While CNN still hasn't commented on not being able to tell the difference between dildos and butt-plugs on a Daesh flag, British comedian John Oliver had to get his say on the matter.
Tel Aviv was ranked third for the most expensive beer in the world. (Shutterstock)
June 30, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
You might think twice about boozing around town in Tel Aviv after the capital was voted the third most expensive place in the world for beer.