One of the notorious hashish capitals of the region-and the world-is considering going "green" officially-and legally.
December 4, 2013
Syrian government will attend Geneva II with full intention of Assad keeping command through any transitions.
The movie being filmed in Abu Dhabi has an emotional lead actor. Vin Diesel Facebooked a tender tribute to his "brother" Paul Walker who passed away in a car crash on Saturday.
Prominent Syrian opposition activist Suhair Atassi has resigned from the post of VP for the Syrian National Coalition.
December 3, 2013
The Israeli military has released its first comic book portraying how “Hamas has vilified the Jewish people, indoctrinated Gaza’s children and attacked Israel with suicide bombings and rockets.”
December 2, 2013
Obama's Semitic shortcomings: Kanye West ain't saying he's a gold-digger, but his President lacks "Jewish connections"
Kanye West defended US President Barack Obama against critics this week, outlining why Bush had more luck in the finance department during his Presidential term.
A-lister Nicole Kidman will be jetting off to the Jordanian desert soon to film scenes for her upcoming movie "Queen of the Desert."
Despite nationwide protests and community leaders categorically stating otherwise, Dror Almog, an Israeli official working on the Prawer Plan, says that the majority of Bedouins in the Negev support the idea of being forcibly removed from their homes and villages.
An entire family is found to be carriers of the Middle East Respiratory Disease after one man's diagnosis triggers a family assessment.
December 1, 2013
There's only one way to drive in the Arab world- headstrong and seatbelt free. For those who are ready to walk on the wild side, saddle up a rental car and hit the streets of the Sahara. Follow these twelve rules and you'll find yourself the Shiekh of the Streets and the Haj of the highways.
November 28, 2013
Residents of besieged Ghouta, the notorious Damascus suburb that was victim to August's chemical attacks, are now forced to eat zoo animals due to the lack of food in the area.
Arab Idol winner and Icon Mohammad Assaf spreads a message of hope to fellow Palestinian refugees.
November 27, 2013
Turkey has received backing for Izmir’s Expo 2020 bid from 60 countries, and is confident of winning the bid, the country’s transport minister Binali Yıldırım was quoted as saying by Turkish media.
Singer-songwriter Arik Einstein died in Tel Aviv on Tuesday night.
A longtime Hollywood film producer, Arnon Milchan, confesses that he has spied for and helped Israel buy arms.
November 26, 2013
A new movie tackling homosexuality in the Middle East is soon to be released. Inside, is more about the film and a look at its trailer.
According to an Iranian Revolutionary Guard commander, friction between the Syrian army and Iranian troops on the ground in the war-torn country is increasing due to the "bad habits" of the Syrian regime forces.
November 25, 2013
Manchester United left-back Patrice Evra is reportedly being targeted by French clubs Paris-Saint Germain (PSG) and Monaco, both of who are ready to offer him a whopping four-year contract worth 31.2 million pounds.
A poll conducted by daily Israel Hayom revealed that over three quarters of Jewish Israelis believe that Iran will still work towards its nuclear capabilities, whilst nearly 50% thought that Israel should take preemptive military action against the Islamic state.
The United Nations on Monday announced that the Geneva II Syria peace conference - which aims to bring together the government and opposition - is set to be held on January 22, 2014.
King Tut's incest secrets: Ancient Egyptian boy pharaoh Tutankhamun was crippled...because his parents were siblings
A new book on Ancient Egyptian boy King Tutankhamun has revealed that Tut was disabled - because his parents were siblings.
A tale of two star crossed lovers caught the eye of UNHCR - they offered a 22-year-old Saudi woman who ran away to Yemen for love asylum on Monday.
November 24, 2013
Iranian president Hassan Rouhani and Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei hailed Sunday's nuclear deal with world powers, saying that the agreement "seals Tehran's nuclear rights" and reiterating that Iran will "never" seek atomic weapons.
Yay! Finally, Maya Nasri has posted the cutest pic of her one-and-a-half-month-old baby girl.
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu is due to meet the Pope on December 2 in the Vatican despite having snubbed the Catholic leader previously.
November 23, 2013
Arsenal have been able to ride a wave of form to go top of the table, but they appear so threadbare upfront that an injury to Olivier Giroud may be enough to derail their season. Giroud's only backup is Nicklas Bendtner, whose return to first-team action has failed to create any sort of impact.
A senior White House official has said that Israel’s “all-or-nothing” posture demanding a total halt to Iran’s nuclear energy program is a path to war.