July 27, 2016 - 20:25 GMT
The Turkish economy has been faltering after the attempted coup; why did Turkey’s government go after academics?; and how AKP is opportunistically imprinting its own dictatorship project on society.
July 26, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
In Afghanistan, kids are made first sex slaves by their captors, then killers by the Taliban; Afghan children are paying a heavy price as the conflict escalates; will America's longest war ever come to an end?; defying the odds through the power of art; and the beautiful colors of Afghanistan.
July 25, 2016 - 13:45 GMT
A photographic project allows a Syrian refugee to rediscover his own story through the ones of others; what kind of fate awaits refugees in Europe?; and a trade fair displays the products and services from small and microenterprises run by Palestinians.
July 24, 2016 - 08:45 GMT
Iran's Nutella scandal tells us about the country's fear over 'cultural infiltrations'; when academia serves political agendas; some instances of insidious ‘sticky reverse fingers’; and how would Morocco respond to a friendly between Algeria and Western Sahara?
July 23, 2016 - 15:45 GMT
A spontaneous fashion amongst the mountains of Northern Yemen reveals the power of Yemeni women; ashamed and left behind for being transgender; in Morocco, attitudes towards women's bodies are conservative; and what does Turkey’s future hold for women?
July 22, 2016 - 08:30 GMT
Is the game still worth it despite all its cons?; Pokémon Go becomes a practice forbidden in Saudi Arabia; how the game has been leveraged by Middle Eastern brands; and Palestinians are using the app to highlight their plight in the face of Israel’s continuing occupation.
July 21, 2016 - 07:39 GMT
Are journalists reporting the Yemeni conflict producing a truly objective account of reality?; Turkey's failed coup as seen through the eyes of two Istanbul-based photographers; and how press in Egypt, Jordan and other Arab countries is reacting to Erdogan's crackdown.
July 20, 2016 - 08:30 GMT
The many challenges of Muslims abroad between new culture and old traditions; why do some groups make headlines in Western media, while others do not?; a multimedia project in Gaza portraits the daily suffering of Palestinians; and chronicles from this year's bloody Bastille Day.
July 19, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Speaking of Turkey, Jordanians show conflicting political leadership perspectives; the current political mood of the country may have been the main reason why the coup ended up failing: and Istanbul jazz festival aims to restore harmony on the Bosphorus shore.
July 18, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The music of 6 Jordanians narrates how political struggles are ravaging the region; Tajikistani rappers inject patriotism in their verses; the photography of an Iranian filmmaker: the surprise of a British singer to a promising Lebanese talent; and a Syrian illustrator is helping kids forget war.
July 17, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
The one of the online superstar is just another story of murderously violence against women; the 'modest dress code' debate; the challenge of a female shooter in Iran; and the story of the longest-serving female conscientious objector in Israel’s history.
July 16, 2016 - 21:36 GMT
Behind the scenes of the Turkey coup attempt; Trump blames Turkish coup on Hillary Clinton; witticism that never seemed truer than it did this week; the influence of Israel/Palestine on Pasolini; and the controversial relationship between Erdogan and social media.
July 15, 2016 - 19:23 GMT
This Ramadan turned into the most bloody religious period in history; the heartbreak of Nice attack; and how the deadly attacks in Paris, Brussels, Orlando and elsewhere are bringing Islamic State’s goal of a divided world closer to fruition.
July 14, 2016 - 21:22 GMT
Sisi is failing miserably to get Egypt back on track; enforced disappearance has become a key instrument of state policy in Egypt; and does violence in the Middle East really stem from religion?
July 13, 2016 - 09:36 GMT
A man was imprisoned for posting satirical jokes on Fb; some tips and tricks to master the post-Ramadan routine; why suicide rates are on the rise in Lebanon?; the search for signs of male friendship in Istanbul; and an NGO's work to address practical needs of differently-abled people.