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Hans, a 22-year-old Lebanese drag queen, prepares himself for a show. January 15, 2016. (AFP/Patrick Baz)
February 07, 2016 - 12:42 GMT
What is it like to be transgender and proud in Lebanon; 11 people you meet at every Dubai house party; Newspaper art delivers a message of socio-political strife.
Refugee children arrive a the Turkish border crossing gate as Syrians fleeing the northern embattled city of Aleppo wait on February 6, 2016 in Bab al-Salama, near the city of Azaz, northern Syria. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
February 07, 2016 - 05:08 GMT
Citizens of Aleppo flee by the thousands following advance by government forces; A meetup of displaced Yemenis in Amman; Yemeni sauce to satisfy the soul.
February 06, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
8 Muslim women recognized by the accomplishments they made underneath hijabs; Coming to view sensitivity and weakness as a strength; Why inequality is an essential part of being Israel's existence; And an in-depth review of Huawei’s Mate 8 for fans of large phones.
February 04, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
A German doctor's experience at a refugee hospital and the anti-refugee sentiment; Shocking difference in cost of living in Egypt compared to UAE; What Hezbollah is afraid of; And 6 general tips to remember about healthy eating.
February 04, 2016 - 10:40 GMT
Canada's warm welcome met with disapproval from US Senate; Memories of Israeli-Palestinian relations in portraits of increasing age; On Denmark and Switzerland's policy to seize refugee valuables upon arrival; And third part of 'Lebanon's history through pop culture' art presentation.
February 03, 2016 - 07:15 GMT
Palestinians in Jordan take a blow with the introduction of new work permit laws; Lebanese people overcome with diseases of trash crisis and poor leadership; Global soccer legends come to Dubai for charity events; And 4 very funky international songs with unique videos.
February 02, 2016 - 19:30 GMT
What is keeping you from finding your soulmate; Reasons why healthy food tastes better than comfort food; A ma3moul recipe; And fashion inspiration to brighten up cold winter days.
February 01, 2016 - 16:08 GMT
Thoughts and photos of the latest capsized refugee boat off Canakkale; US sides with Turkey and leaves Syrian Kurds out of Geneva III talks; Lebanese singer Yasmine Hamdan spreading her beautiful music around the world from Paris; And a Palestinian's recollection of his childhood encounters with Jews.
February 01, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
From black-tie to casual, what to wear to your next party invitation; A rare video of high-lining in Lebanon; Delicious looking Austrian cut-out cookies using hazelnuts; And the best makeup products of the month.
January 31, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Why those who speak up against abuse deserve to be heard; How and why to wear a turban; How non-Syrian refugees are overlooked in Jordan by media and international organizations; And a look at the Middle East's low volume of internet search queries as compared to more mature markets in the world.
January 31, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
The increasing mobility of women and changing socioeconomic norms in Jordan; Unemployment and suicide continue to trouble Tunisia 5 years after famous revolution; The Internet's unfair reviews of restaurants; And Harf Noon's interior design page.
January 30, 2016 - 18:56 GMT
Healthy and not so healthy detox diet plans; Why we need education for all girls; The Lebanese trash crisis spreading to Russia; And the Middle East preoccupation with the Lebanese singer who won Star Academy.
January 28, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
The seven Lebanese on Arabian Business's '50 richest' list; What Russia's intervention in Syria means for Israel; Men's clothing as women's fashion; And easy 4-ingredient no-bake homemade bounty bars!
Jordanian army responds to threat at border saying that it's
January 28, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Amman readying troops, and Moscow staying unconcerned of militants moving closer to Jordan; The complicated case of Lebanese politics; Fashion blog on switching up colors in the winter time; And getting into opera with a list of Pavarotti's 8 best.
January 27, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
A monthly brunch hosted in Egypt gives all proceeds to Arab Syrian Red Crescent for the residents of Madaya; Why Jordan's Bedouin film 'Theeb' deserves an Oscar; A heart-warming vegetable soup for a rainy Monday night; And why Lebanon needs to stop exporting its fashion talent to Paris and keep it for Beirut.
January 27, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
A Qatar Red Crescent funded house construction project gives Syrians refuge at home; The absurdity of seeing someone express genuine emotion in public; How to turn a big scarf into a cozy cape/vest for winter evenings; And the 8 typical couples you are bound to encounter in Egypt.