January 28, 2016
According to Turkish officials, the vast majority are living outside refugee camps.
Iranian international defender Morteza Pouraliganji has officially joined Qatari side Al Sadd on a four-month deal on Wednesday.
Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs, Wife of the Ruler...
Thursday's operation was aimed to clamp down on violators and fugitives, Giza's provincial security official said.
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Reports come as Bayern Munich signs sponsorship deal with Hamad International Airport - which is managed by Qatar Airways
A touching letter from Qasem Al Najar to Mohammed Assaf.
Houriya Feghali still looks good as she approaches 40.
Hawala is the main means by which migrants move money, a system to transfer cash founded solely on trust. It’s use has expanded with the millions of MidEast migrants moving towards the EU since the start of the Syrian conflict. Read on to see how everything old is new again.
President Hadi was not in the building at the time and remains unharmed.
People are still wondering what the Syrian opposition's Geneva representation will look like, but according to the Syrian activists behind this week's campaign, they shouldn't go at all.
Superstar Ragheb Alama's SHAZAM account is officially recognized by SHAZAM.
The film was declared unsuitable for minors as it contains “sometimes unbearable” violence and interviews with extremist leaders.
Landmark hotels in London and Paris have proven to be irresistible to Arab investors.
Hollywood actors, local talent, and regional VIPs were among the first globally to see the Marriott International Content Studio film, Two Bellmen Two.
Rental demand in Saudi Arabia is expected to increase as low oil prices have slowed the construction of affordable homes.
Representatives for opposition groups in Syria are reportedly considering sending a three-person delegation to Geneva.
Hesham Selim is unhappy with Yasmin Abdulaziz for almost getting his daughter arrested.
The new partnership will establish a state-of-the-art pediatric center in Abu Dhabi and allow seamless referrals of specialized cases to the renowned children's hospital.
She was found guilty of insulting Islam after describing Eid al-Adha's tradition of slaughtering sheep as the "greatest massacre committed by human beings."
A year-long compilation in Syria and Iraq shows those who held territory, made gains and some did a little of both.
The Saudi man was stopped at customs on his way back from the island kingdom of Bahrain.
The hefty charges against two Turkish journalists this week is a grim reminder of the state of press freedom in the country.
According to the plan, some 20,000 cars are expected to be built in the $200M factory in Oman, which is expected to break ground by the end of 2016.
The shooting occured in Beni Suef and killed a civilian.
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.
The suspect allegedly planned to target police by packing a kangaroo full of bombs.
The seven deceased were members of the Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Palestinian political party Hamas.
The border between Sudan and South Sudan has been blocked since 2011.
Saudi Arabia’s King Abdulaziz University and The American University of Beirut are the top universities in the Arab world, according to the latest Times Higher Education table.
Human Rights Watch director Kenneth Roth discussed peace talks, war crimes and mass atrocities, as part of his op-ed on the Syrian war.
Despite challenging markets, DIB has joined the billion dollar profit club for 2015.
Eva Schloss said that it would be a “complete disaster” if the Republican candidate becomes president of the US.
Israeli forces plan to expel and displace Bedouin residents in order to move forward with illegal settlement plan.
The grant is part of NetHope Foundation's Project Reconnect, which targets refugee education.
A man who swam safely ashore told authorities there were between 40 and 45 people on the boat.
A draft proposal to encourage foreign investment would overturn the current requirement for foreign investors to have Omani partners with at least a 35 percent stake.
The pan-Arab news channel said on its website early on Thursday morning that the three men had been freed.
Whether your goal for the New Year is fitness, financial or family-oriented, there's an app to help you.
Egyptian actor Ahmed Bedeir withdraws from the film Hepta over 'police insulting' video.
The latest report by HRW has slammed Bahrain for failing to stop torturing political prisoners.
The Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development deal comes as a loan to support two dam projects and to conduct income-generating feasibility studies.
Gad Elbaz and hasidic rapper Nissim crown God on New York City streets to raise funds for terror victim's family.
President Obama nominated the new commander of the US military mission in Afghanistan.
Zeid Hreish joined Uber as Senior Operations Manager and has oversen launches in Qatar, Bahrain, Riyadh and Jeddah.
Sharjah cracked down on shisha and barbecues in public places.
With occupancy rates below five percent, the majority of hotels in the Red Sea resort of Taba have been forced to shut down.
Sweden plans to deport up to 80,000 refugees who they consider not to be asylum seekers.
Sharjah hosted its first ever local elections to select candidates to represent them in the Sharjah Consultative Council.
The UK has pledged to take in refugee children who have been separated from their parents.
The joint venture between Iran's Bank Saderat, Bank Melli and Bahrain's Ahli United Bank was put under administration last year.
Busted: Woman in labor masquerades as her sister to deliver baby conceived from an extramarital affair
The woman was carrying a child conceived outside of marriage and was fearful enough to try conceal her identity.
Jordan is set to purchase an undisclosed number of Arlan armored vehicles, weapons and equipment under a new military cooperation agreement with Kazakhstan.
The latest Human Rights Watch report revealed numerous failings for Egypt's human rights record.
The proposed Doha-Auckland route would take 18 hours and 25 minutes, beating the Qatas Dallas-Sydney and Dubai-Panama City routes.
Welcome no more: rightwing party in Denmark passes deterring policies to keep refugees out.
The chef allegedly bit off part of the waiter's ear for harassing his girlfriend.
Five players from French club Paris Saint-Germain have been given starring roles in a recently recorded promotional video that shines a spotlight on the unique care and...
January 27, 2016
'Fashion Star' in the making: Emirati designer makes the cut in region's first ever fashion reality show
Emirati fashion designer Muna Al Zarooni will compete on the upcoming 'Fashion Star.'
Tensions mounted as different sides disagree over who should be invited to participated in the peace negotiations.
Israeli occupation forces closed a West Bank village following a stabbing attack.
Al Nusra shared a video on Twitter displaying a large convoy of vehicles and fighters driving through Aleppo.
Hamad International Airport-Qatar (HIA-Qatar) today announced that it will be the official platinum sponsor of the legendary German football club, FC Bayern Munich...
Three bomb explosions killed ten people and wounded over 30 others.
Authorities said that one of two people rescued in the incident was a 27-year-old Iranian woman.
International tennis governing bodies are launching an independent review of the sport's anti-corruption unit following recent allegations of match-fixing, officials said Wednesday.
Saudi Arabia has executed 54 people so far in 2016, including both locals and foreigners. In 2015, Saudi Arabia carried out 153 executions. This number of executions in terms of annual basis in Saudi Arabia has been unseen since 1995.
Oman's No 1 player Fatma al Nabhani was the cynosure of all eyes at the annual awards ceremony of the Oman Tennis Association (OTA) that was organized on Monday.
The practice in the kingdom had been to provide only husbands with the family record, which made women depend fully on them for official documents.
Russell Peters was recently seen as a judge on NBC’s Last Comic Standing and now he's coming to perform in Oman.
Assala posts a picture indicating that she's mad at her husband.
Russian airstrikes have been targeting moderate opposition held areas and indiscriminately bombing civilian areas such as schools, mosques, hospitals and bakeries.
“As security challenges in Lebanon mount, so do concerns about the government failing to adequately protect human rights," HRW director Nadim Houry said.
Hend Sabry is shooting a new TV commercial in Kuwait.
The founder aims to reach out to new audience and reintroduce art in innovative methods.
Bahrain's lawmakers want to sell off the country's biggest companies, including Gulf Air and the National Bank of Bahrain.
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.
Bella Hadid's dreams of competing in equestrian events at the 2016 Olympics are shattered due to Lyme Disease
Palestinian-Dutch model Bella Hadid won't be able to compete in equestrian events at the 2016 Olympics due to Lyme Disease.
A series of suicide bomb attacks killed at least four and wounded ten others in western Iraq.
"I learned the hard way that work and friendship should never be mixed. The best way to live a drama-free life in that field is to maintain a respectful relationship with everyone superficially," says Farida El Khadem
Interior Ministry says its the constitutional right of prisoners to get an education.
Check out the Arab stars whose parents were famous first.
"I'll go with my friends or not (at all). There is no compromise in this question," Haytham Manna said.
The 100,000 square foot wellness center at Dubai Healthcare City in Al Jadaf in the next four years.
The ancient naked statues were hidden from the Iranian president’s view during his official visit to Rome.
A man was discovered to have MERS after traveling from Oman to Thailand
Carole Samaha and her hubby, aka Umm and Abu Tala :) (Facebook)
New incentives to Oman’s Foreign Investment Capital Law are expected to include the removal of minimum investment amounts to boost job creation.
The Qatari emir is making changes to the ministries to reflect his rule.
Netanyahu says UN Secretary-General is 'encouraging terror' by claiming it's human nature for oppressed people to react to occupation.
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.
It's true, ‘Bigg Boss 9’ winner Prince Narula has confirmed he is seeing his co-contestant Nora Fatehi.
Microsoft has been trying to get a foothold in the mobile market for a few years now, and the Lumia 950's hardware is definitely on par with the best phones out there.
Arab celebrities tweet under a new hashtag for empowering women.
America has big plans for the Geneva conference, but the real plans are unfolding on the ground in Syria
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Mahmoud Mohamed Hussein has been languishing in an Egyptian prison since January 25, 2014.
The ECB has raised the ceiling on dollar deposits for imported basic commodities from $50,000 to $250,000 monthly, with no daily cap.
The explosions comes one day after a similar Daesh-claimed attack killed 25 people in the same city.
Kuwaiti MPs rejected requests for new churches to be built.