A jury in Brooklyn finds Arab Bank liable for terrorist acts committed overseas.
Happy Saudi National Day. Here's an embarrassing video clip of a Saudi teacher ripping out textbook pages showing girls
Hey it's Saudi National Day. Also — this video clip of a Saudi teacher went viral and it should probably embarrass the country
Syrian turmoil spills over the border with the intrusion of Syrian warplane into Israeli airspace, IAF strikes down jet with Patriot missile.
The Fifa Executive Committee member had expressed his belief that the 2022 edition will not be staged in the Arab state because of the high temperatures
Khaled Saleh's health is not as good as he'd like it to be, especially that he's in the ICU as we speak!
A total of 26 contestants from 10 Arab countries will take part in the final showdown of Arab Idol, 9 of those are Egyptian!
Yeshiva students Gil-Ad Shaer,16, Eyal Yifrah, 19, and Naftali Fraenkel, 16, were kidnapped by terrorists late at night on June 12 from a hitchhiking post in Gush Etzion.
If you're looking to showcase your independent film at the Arab Film Festival in California, then they're accepting submissions right now!
Some American experts say the al-Qaeda-linked group Khorasan poses a greater threat than Islamic State itself.
A Kurdish protestor uses a sling shot against Turkish soldiers near the Syrian border after Turkish authorities
A Kurdish protestor uses a sling shot against Turkish soldiers near the Syrian border after Turkish authorities
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has opposed any deployment of foreign ground forces in the country as part of efforts against the ISIL terrorists.
The United States and its allies have started airstrikes against the ISIL terrorist group in Syria, the Pentagon says.
President Mahmoud Abbas says the Palestinian leadership is close to deciding if it will file complaints against Israel at United Nations institutions and courts in November.
Netropolitan is an elite social networking site which requires its members to pay over ten thousand dollars to join. Is it destined to fail? A video of the Lebanese Army abusing prisoners goes viral; and Israel is somehow still a part of the EU.
The value of new infrastructure projects across the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region is poised to hit $86 billion in 2014, up 77.8 per cent compared to last year, said a report.
Iran has unveiled a new home-made radar system named “Fath 2” and a new drone dubbed "Sadeq 1" during its "Sacred Defense" week.
You can never be too careful with your privacy, as this Dubai case shows.
The Mena region’s appetite for applications and services being delivered to devices irrespective of geographic location is evident from the region's growing interest in cloud computing
Since the bank introduced this service on September 7, more than 8,000 customers have registered their ID cards with the bank to use them as ATM cards.
September 22, 2014
The new signing damaged ligaments in his left ankle during the recent 2-2 draw with Manchester City and now faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines
Of the total population, 78.5 percent reported not being able to take a one-week vacation away from home due to financial constraints.
United States Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power predicts that the U.S will not conduct unilateral airstrikes in Syria against the Islamic State.
A leading Egypt-based investment group has signed a deal to acquire a five-star hotel in the Business Bay area facing Burj Khalifa in Dubai, UAE.
The 2022 World Cup will not be held in Qatar because of the scorching temperatures in the Middle East country, Fifa executive committee member Theo Zwanziger said on Monday.
Whether you’re walking into a social gathering or a job interview, there are some universal things to keep in mind when introducing yourself.
Jordanian security authorities arrested several militants associated with the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group who were preparing to conduct terrorist attacks in the Kingdom.
A bomb exploded near the Egyptian foreign ministry in Cairo on Sunday.
A member of the Executive Committee for world football’s governing body has voiced his belief that the tournament will ultimately take place elsewhere
Fatah and Hamas leaders will meet in Cairo before indirect talks are to take place with Israel, according to Egyptian sources.
A guy's gotta what a guy's gotta do to pay the rent, and that's the only reason Aman took the job on "Bab Al Harah" (The Neighborhood Door).
A teenager in Yemen was in a lot of trouble after his father walked in on him raping a chicken. This was all caught on film by the way.
The `Friends of Yemen´ group, which includes Gulf Cooperation Council members, will meet in New York on 24 September 2014 following continued insecurity in Sanaa and Prime Minister Basindwa´s resignation on Sunday.
Mercedes has said that they are determined to prevent the drivers' world championship being decided by poor reliability, in light of the team's fourth mechanical retirement of the year during the Singapore Grand Prix as Nico Rosberg was forced to retire.
A PKK leader accused Turkey's government of collaborating with Islamic State militants after the extremist group released 49 Turkish hostages.
Chinese tennis ace Li Na has said that she has no regrets about her decision to retire due to her unrelenting knee injuries, but revealed that she reached the decision only after thinking long and hard.
Lebanon's army and political factions are mobilizing to fight the security threat posed by extremist groups such as Islamic state and Nusra Front.
Palestinian engineers deactivated over three tons of unexploded bombs and a missile, leftover from Israel's recent 50-day assault in Gaza.
IS spokesman praises Sinai terrorists for carrying out "blessed operations against the guards of the Jews, the soldiers of Sisi, the new Pharaoh of Egypt."
McDonalds is permissible and Starbucks is a must, but some American edible exports are not compatible with the Lebanese palette; how to be happy in the Middle East or anywhere in the world; Israel illegally kicking out Africans; and an apology to Egypt.
Trendy Tel Aviv tries tacky: Israeli gay party organizers turn off the revelers by seuxualizing IS in poor taste posters
An Israeli gay club night promoter has come under scrutiny for imitating an Islamic State style beheading video for a photo shoot.
Lada Gaga rocks a Dubai design in Brussels: she loved the city so much she took a piece of it with her
We can only give an "Applause" to the pop star for sporting a sassy number made in Dubai.
Syrian air strikes carried out by the country's army killed at least 42 people in Saraqeb and Ehsim, according to a London-based monitoring group.
A British rabbi who spoke out against Israeli actions in Gaza has been targeted again in a hate crime after his car was set ablaze.
Palestinian leaders left for Egypt Monday to discuss rebuilding the Gaza Strip and securing a permanent ceasefire with Israel.
Up to 100,000 Syrians fled to Turkey in less than a week to escape Islamic State persecution, according to the head of Turkey's disaster management agency.
London got a taste of the Middle East cinema over the weekend as "Chaos, Disorder" was screened alongside a few other films from our region.
A housemaid in the UAE was charged with attempted murder after stabbing her colleague in the back and shoulder.
George Clooney picks his wedding tux from luxury Italian brand Giorgio Armani for his upcoming Italian wedding to Amal Alamuddin.
He's a well known face around the UAE, and now the "Dangerous" singer is back in the city this week.
The UN will monitor reconstruction in Gaza by sending 500 international supervisors to the Strip at the request of a senior Israeli official.
Former US secretary of defense Robert Gates says President Barack Obama’s plan to fight and defeat ISIL militants is not realistic and the US military cannot achieve its goals against the group without the help of the “boots on the ground”.
US Secretary of State John Kerry met his Iranian counterpart for more than an hour on Sunday and stressed the need to make progress in nuclear negotiations this week on the sidelines of UN meetings.
With President Erdogan refusing to explain why Isis decided to release 49 of the country’s diplomats, suspicions are growing about Ankara’s murky relationship with the self-styled caliphate.
A sudden heart attack has sadly killed Egyptian comedian actor Youssef Eid in the early hours of Monday morning.
The Muslim guard of the church of the village of Derven, Kujtim Balloku
Serbian tennis ace Ana Ivanovic battled to record a straight set win against former world number one Caroline Wozniacki in the final of the WTA Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo.
Organized resistance by locals against the IS group is a present reality in the Ninawa province where the IS stronghold, the city of Mosul, is also located; Lebanon is addressing the Ebola threat; and the media is trying to make Al Nusra Front nice.
Big Medicine: 600 kg Saudi man is forklifted from his home for a government-funded weight reduction procedure
A 610 kg Saudi man was forklifted to the hospital on Monday for a weight reduction treatment provided by the Saudi government
One of the main challenges in the region is to reverse the outbound medical tourism trend, and provide specialised services in line with the required capacity and the prevalence of lifestyle diseases
Egyptian singer Mohamed Hamaki has "Something Hidden" on YouTube!
Tunisian actress Hind Sabri is the leading actress in the upcoming film "Al Jazeerah 2" (The Island 2) , except its makers seem to have forgotten to include her in their promotional posters!
Sources report Saudi warplanes have been deployed to Yemen at the request of Yemeni President Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi.
reign investors are salivating at the prospect of investing in Saudi Arabia’s well developed but frontier market with a string of world-class companies that have remained largely out of the portfolio of global fund managers.
In a countersuit filed in the Delaware Court of Chancery on Thursday, Al Jazeera is seeking to keep the money that Gore and his former partner Joel Hyatt had sought in a lawsuit filed in August.
One of Dubai’s top government officials said on Sunday that he expects state-owned conglomerate Dubai World to reach a deal on renegotiating its debt repayment schedule in the near future
Bravo: "Returning home with the great @DaniAlvesD2 after an important win. Have all a nice week" [@c1audiobravo]
September 21, 2014
Amid reports of rebel take-over in the capital, Yemeni Prime Minister Mohammed Basindwa resigned Sunday.
The Middle East’s largest and most influential property show is also co-located with three dedicated and expert-led conferences.
Lewis Hamilton claimed victory in the Singapore Grand Prix Sunday to move top of the Formula One drivers' championship standings as Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg failed to point after retiring with technical problems.
Jordanian security officials said on Sunday that they arrested 11 members of the Islamic State for plotting terrorism attacks in the Kingdom.
Fierce shelling continued in Sanaa on Sunday as Houthi rebels moved in on a key army base.
The Blues legend volleyed in James Milner's cross to pull the Premier League champions level after Andre Schurrle had broken the deadlock and Pablo Zabaleta had seen red
State TV reported Sunday a bomb attack occurred outside the Egyptian Foreign Ministry in Cairo, killing two police officers.
The Red Devils led at the interval but imploded in the second half against Nigel Pearson's men, who came back from two goals down to claim a famous win
“We got around 200 pieces on Friday afternoon and it was sold out within 20 minutes. Around 40 pre-booked customers flew in from Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Oman, Jordan and Kuwait to collect their devices,” he said.
Fertilizers that can combat nutrition deficiencies will be a major opportunity for GCC producers.
Women on top: Forbes finds the Middle East's most leading women!
Over half of Saudi university students were asked if music should be banned in any form from public forums and a surprising amount said yes; a funny look at the range of 'craziness' among Muslims; and when Israel bombs Gaza, so does America.
A Egyptian military aircraft crashed south of Cairo Sunday, killing six military personnel and injuring another.
We'll have to change our fat girl stereotype for Maha Ahmad's roles as the Egyptian actress has seriously lost some weight
With all proceeds from his concerts going toward the "Long Live Egypt Fund", Hani Shaker is singing his way around the nation.
In a country where most residential towers have their own gym facilities, Gold’s Gym is looking to lure members with the promise of a larger range of equipment, more floor space and a better atmosphere.
Egypt-brokered Indirect talks are expected to resume Tuesday between Israel and the Palestinian factions,
Japan's Kei Nishikori has reportedly put up his hand to fill the void left by China's Li Na's retirement in the Asian tennis.
Asala Nasri's daughter Sham's wedding brought together more than one union.
Not you as well! Ghada Adel latest celeb to pull out of "Saraya Abdeen" sequel - Did anyone stay put?
Ghada Adel is the latest celeb to pull out of the "Saraya Abdeen" sequel. Is this some kinda trend we don't know about?
According to a report in Al-Hayat newspaper, Qatari officials told the Lebanese government the Nusra Front planned to begin executing soldiers "one after another" if prisoner release demands were not met.
Tamer Hosny FAN-atic takes her obsession to his front door - threatens suicide unless he faces the music
Tamer Hosny was faced with a serious dilemma last week when one fan threatened to kill herself unless her spoke to her in person!
Diplomats, soldiers, children taken in Iraq are now in the southeastern city of Sanliurfa.
The UN Refugee Agency says around 70,000 Syrian Kurds have been forced from their homes by the ISIL Takfiri threat and they have moved into Turkey in only 24 hours.
They've taken the UK by storm, and now the "Superheroes" hit makers are coming to the Middle East.
In a milestone for Arab EDM producers, Saudi producer/DJ Omar Basaad has been nominated in the category of “Best Middle East” artist for the MTV EMas 2014.
Zeina has been spotted with Tom Cruise, what's all that about?
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi heads to the US for the first time as leader to attend the 69th session of the UN General Assembly
US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel spoke with Egyptian Defense Minister Colonel General Sedki Sobhy on Saturday to confirm the United States plans to deliver 10 Apache helicopters to Egypt to support Cairo's counter-terrorism efforts, the Pentagon said.
According to a recent interview, Iran is ready to work with the United States and its allies to stop Islamic State militants, but would like to see more flexibility on Iran's uranium enrichment program, senior Iranian officials told Reuters.
You needn't wonder anymore; Ruby's secret husband's name is inside!
Indonesian domestic helper shared a room with the boy in Bahrain
A photographer has described her horror after being alerted to a picture she said she took of Afghanistan’s first female police officer being used to promote banning the burka by Britain First.
A Saudi man has asked a man who proposed to his sister to offer her an iPhone 6 as a dowry.