June 21, 2016
The two sides will make the announcement during final talks on the issue on June 26.
Houthis fired a missile at the Loyalist-held Marib, but the missile was intercepted by Saudi-coalition forces.
Turkish forces are beginning new operations against PKK militants in Diyarbakir province.
According to one police official, “one of the vehicles hijacked is a bus full of passengers while two others are trucks.”
Zayn Malik has revealed he is having joint horse riding lessons with his girlfriend Gigi Hadid, who he says is a natural equestrian.
June 19, 2016
Bashar al Assad gets surprise visit from Russian Defence Minister, tries to act like everything's cool
He apparently didn't expect such a high ranking officer to turn up for a chat.
Abdulhameed Dashti could face a lengthy jail sentence after the Saudi embassy in Kuwait filed a defamation lawsuit against him.
Turkish forces used tear gas, water cannons and rubber bullets to put down a small march in support of gay rights.
Selecting potential investments should not only be based on returns but also factor in their impact on society and the environment - so that they enrich the economy even while fulfilling basic human needs.
This will mark the world-renowned musician's first time performing in the country.
A Saudi photographer explores local meanings of marriage, love, and heartbreak; when "humanizing" Muslims actually does the opposite; and the Jo Cox murder confirms the media's selective use of the word "terrorism."
June 20, 2016
American firms 3M and Pfizer have been authorized to operate and invest in the kingdom, in a deal that will be signed during the visit of Deputy Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman to the US.
In the partially redacted transcripts, gunman Omar Mateen called himself an "Islamic soldier" and threatened to detonate explosives.
Stamp collectors and architecture aficionados: it's time to find an Iraqi pen pal!
June 16, 2016
Oil markets, already on the decline after OPEC reports the balance between supply and demand was unchanged month-to-month, weakened further early Wednesday.
During Ramadan, an open-air parking in Algiers turns into a temporary open-hearted food bank; learn how to make Vimto like a Saudi; a prisoner's answer to solitary confinement is hunger strike; a church offers iftar to poor Muslims of Cairo.
June 15, 2016
The law is meant to stop people from unlicensed dealing and ownership of all types of wild and domesticated but dangerous animals.
The answer: we might never know for sure. But for Egypt's often-targeted minority Christians, small population size is a curse.
Shepherd said LGBT Muslims already have to balance their identities and how they present themselves in different contexts, but people viewing their religion and sexual identity as "at odds" will increase.
Tens of thousands of Palestinians have been left in desperate need of water.
The pop singer tweets “Greetings from Tel Aviv. A view from the front line of our Western Democracy” and is unapologetic for his anti-BDS stance.
Athletes and fans should travel to the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro as planned despite the Zika outbreak, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday, countering calls for delaying or relocating the Summer Games.
June 14, 2016
Remember the time Hollywood Whitewashed Arab characters in these films?
The British-born imam with troubling past statements on homosexuals spoke in Orlando just weeks before the Pulse nightclub shooting, and condemns the attack.
In Riyadh, 90 beggars, including 34 children, were arrested in the first four days of Ramadan, the police reported Monday. The individuals were of various nationalities and age groups.
Ten tips on how to make the most of staff meetings.
Mahmoud ElAwadi said donating blood was 'the least I could do,' despite fasting for Ramadan.
Just like football fans all over the world, the sports people of Gaza dream of traveling to France to attend the 2016 UEFA European Championship, which kicked off on Friday.
June 13, 2016
Signals from the aircraft's black box recorders will cease in a matter of days.
Amidst all the noise on social media after a Muslim man killed 50 people at a gay club in Florida, there were many intelligent voices that made themselves heard, offering common sense and astute observations about the tragedy.
Israeli police spokesperson Luba al-Samri said in a statement that 27 Palestinians from the occupied West Bank districts of Hebron and Ramallah were detained near the Azrieli Center and Shaul HaMelech Avenue in central Tel Aviv for not have the legal permits to enter Israel.
Hashemite hackers strike back and take down an Iranian government website.
Concerned were raised hours after an opposition group to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad claimed the bombs were used in Russian airstrikes that killed at least one dozen civilians in Allepo.
June 25, 2016
Participants in the sit-in raised posters emblazoned with the phrase: "We want the martyr--" with the name of each Palestinian and the date he was killed printed underneath.
June 23, 2016
Atheists in English and Arabic tweeted profane anti-Islam messages Wednesday in response to 'death to atheists' calls on Twitter.
Al Bawaba spoke to some alt right supporters and analyzed media reports to determine the group’s true attitudes towards Muslims.
June 18, 2016
In 2010 France banned full-face veils, and in May, the Netherlands introduced a partial ban on wearing a veil.
The charge was filed against Thomas Mair, 52, who was arrested on suspicion of Cox's murder immediately after she was shot and stabbed Thursday in the central English town of Birstall.
June 17, 2016
Jo Cox, a newly-elected member of the British Parliament, set up a parliamentary group on Syria and held debates in the House of Commons about the plight of families fleeing the ongoing violence in Syria and elsewhere before she was gunned down Thursday.
An Emirati mother received a kidney in the first-ever organ transplant in Dubai!
June 12, 2016
Amal will represent Yazidi women kept as sex slaves by ISIS.