June 23, 2015
Salah wishes Muslims a happy Ramadan
Inter Milan are set to splash the cash to sign Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah this summer
Russia cut its budget for hosting the 2018 football World Cup by about 30 billion rubles (500 million euros), the government revealed Monday, as the country struggles with an economic crisis.
June 22, 2015
Ramadan is a stressful time for some — laugh it off.
Uruguayan journalist and writer Victor Hugo Morales claimed on his Twitter account on Monday that Argentina's legendary football player Diego Maradona will run for the FIFA presidency.
Adel Imam’s Ramadan TV series character slammed by Leftists.
Lebanese singer Diana Haddad has the solution for staying fit in Ramadan.
The first-place winner gets a "young" girl, while second- and third-place winners get teenage girls.
Out of sight ... out of mind.
What Syrian regime airstrikes tell us about ِAssad's relationship with Daesh; Netanyahu's oppressive attitude towards the media; and Morsi's show trial in a failing Egypt.
A poll conducted by Bayt.com showed job search activities among employees increase during the holy month.
The US embassy said the two vessels worth more than $1 billion would help Egypt fight its "maritime surface threats."
The cost of goods and services in Dubai jumped to its highest level this year.
Google's new policy would allow anyone to request removal of nude or sexual images of themselves from search results.
Al Jazeera journalist Ahmed Mansour was been released from German custody, the Qatari network reported.
The Arab League has condemned what it called the biased media campaign aiming to cast doubts on Qatar's eligibility for hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
The multi-billion-dollar arrangement would exchange the sale of Iranian oil for construction of new power plants.
Financial statements showed an upward trajectory at Jordan Dairy Company.
The countries continued to see growth due to the contribution of non-oil private sectors.
Families of the nine Lebanese soldiers being held captive by Daesh received messages via WhatsApp threatening to torture the prisoners in response to the videos leaked from Roumieh prison.
Lebanon's fashion industry benefits from local businesses but remains hamstrung by a lack of market accessibility, a survey said.
According to the report, both Palestinian and Israeli armed groups committed war crimes during the 2014 Gaza war.
Rapid digitization makes the MENA region an attractive target for cyber threats, according to a study.
Europe's police agency announced the formation of a new team to track and remove accounts of Daesh members on Twitter.
Two Iraqi officers were killed and another injured Monday when gunmen opened fire on a vehicle transporting the officials.
The homes of two policemen were bombed by militants, injuring three officers and five civilians. It is suspected a dozen people were killed in the blast.
An attempted Daesh attack on Hezbollah posts in northern Qalamoun on Monday was thwarted by Hezbollah forces and the Syrian army.
All seven Taliban attackers were killed after detonating a bomb and storming the parliament compound.
Four Palestinians were injured in Jerusalem's Old City late Sunday after clashes with Israeli forces as worshipers left Al-Aqsa Mosque.
Lebanese "musaharati" Mohammed Fanas stands outside the Saint Nicholas cathedral as he wakes up observant Muslims for their overnight "suhur" meal before the day's fast in the old city of the southern port of Sidon
Lebanese "musaharati" Mohammed Fanas stands outside the Saint Nicholas cathedral as he wakes up observant Muslims for their overnight "suhur" meal before the day's fast in the old city of the southern port of Sido. (AFP/Mahmoud Zayyat)
Witnessing corruption in day to day scenarios; the alternatives to Sisi in Egypt; and the Iranian journalists that have become refugees.
Get to grips with your rights to claim compensation, before the European Commission changes the regulations.
According to a medical NGO operating in Syria, fuel shortages are inhibiting humanitarian aid from reaching civilians.
Rumour has it that the updated Apple Watch will be released next year with a built-in Face Time camera.
Former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi and ten Muslim Brotherhood officials are accused of spying and leaking classified documents to Qatar.
After thousands of classified documents were released by WikiLeaks last week, one thing stood out: A Saudi princess didn't pay her £882,000 limo bill.
Arabs and Jews have united against Culture and Sport Minister Miri Regev over threats to cut funding, freedom of speech, and performances in illegal settlements.
The Egyptian actress says "25 January is the revolution of beggars and thugs".
More than two weeks after elections, in which no single-party won the majority., Turkey has yet to form a government.
From food to transportation, here are the ways the plummeting Syrian pound is affecting civilians.
Yes the Pali model's blessed with good looks, but what has Gigi Hadid got Taylor Swift's blessing for?
The wife of Israeli Interior Minister Silvan Shalom apologized after tweeting a racist message about Barack Obama. Seems like it's too little too late.
The Arabs Got Talent star is in hot water over a little PDA at the airport!
Sunni allegations of Kurds' ethnic cleansing have deeper implications.
The family of five, includig a couple and their three children, first traveled to Turkey before crossing into Syria.
Lebanese singer Joseph Attieh showed his papa some love on Father's Day.
The Arab Idol star invites people to join the Ramadan campaign to support the children of Gaza.
A number of Gadhafi-era figures are on trial in Tripoli whilst peace talks are at a standstill. Is accountability may be the first step to reconciliation in war-torn Libya?
Saudi Arabia's King Abdulaziz International Airport will be able to handle 30 million passengers at the end of phase one and 80 million by phase three.
Moroccan singer Dounia Batma celebrated her step son Kay's birthday this week.
Several explosions were heard outside the parliament Monday morning, and all law makers have been evacuated.
Five guards from Lebanon's notorious Roumieh prison were arrested after a video sufficed online showing inmates being tortured.
A few interesting points to know about the kingdom from what people have found in the documents so far.
Cairo and Alexandria brace for a rich cultural week that will include Ramadan evenings in the unique setting of Fatimid Cairo, World Music Day celebrations, concerts by Egyptian and regional musicians, theatre plays and more.
After winning six medals at an international event, Farah Ann Abdul Hadi wasn't praised for her talent, but slammed by religious Muslims over her outfits. People need to get with the times?
Some 14 people were killed by Syrian government forces in Aleppo, local activists said.
At the end of 2014, 22.8 percent of the world's electricity came from renewables, and carbon dioxide emissions were unchanged from 2013.
Egypt on Sunday appointed its first ambassador to Israel since 2012, signalling an improvement in relations between the two countries.
Learn valuable tips from seasoned professionals in the Middle East
Increased demand for food and services in Saudi Arabia provides Yemeni expats with an opportunity to find employment.
Qatar is the third largest producer of natural gas and top exporter of LNG in the world.
With a heavy spend on Ramadan ads, TV dramas, and high price items, has the Holy Month become a month of overindulgence?
The World Health Organization released a report on Sunday saying more than 15 million Yemenis do no have access to healthcare.
Britain number one Andy Murray produced a clinical performance on Sunday to defeat his South African opponent Kevin Anderson in straight sets to lift his fourth Queen's Club title in London.
Top seed Roger Federer has bagged a record eighth Gerry Weber Open title after defeating his Italian opponent Andreas Seppi in straight sets in the summit clash at Halle on Sunday.
These centuries-old norias are more than just landmarks, and so far they're safe and sound.
An abridged translation of the statement released by the YPG after media reports of ethnic cleansing in the areas taken from Daesh.
Try winning six medals with these outfits proposed on Twitter.
June 21, 2015
Nico Rosberg got past Lewis Hamilton from the start to win the Austrian Grand Prix Sunday for a second successive season to close the gap in the Formula One championship.
An Egyptian judge on Sunday agreed to send 152 worker to a disciplinary committee
The Citizens are reportedly willing to accept Liverpool's demands and will offer a huge sum to sign the England international
A female opposition rights activist was sentenced in absentia on Sunday to three years in prison for insulting Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al Sabah.
Egyptian authorities plan to open its Rafah crossing to Gaza on Tuesday for three days.
The country's successful bid is under scrutiny by Swiss authorities, who are also investigating the decision to award the tournament to Qatar in 2022
A controversial cartoon mocking foreign press coverage of the events in Gaza in 2014 has been removed by the Israeli Foreign Ministry.
Morsi made an appearance in Egyptian court on Sunday to stand charges of spying for Qatar, his first since being sentenced to death last Tuesday.
The normally impassive Chelsea boss has revealed he could not contain his emotions when the Scot ended Britain's 77-year wait for a male singles champion in the summer of 2013.
Amal Maher dressed up as an air hostess on a flight from Egypt to Lebanon.
WikiLeaks is due to release over 500,000 classified documents from Saudi Arabia containing secret government information.
A Syrian refugee from Homs, looks on as he holds his child inside his house in a slum area in the Jordanian capital, Amman
A Syrian refugee from Homs, looks on as he holds his child inside his house in a slum area in the Jordanian capital, Amman. (AFP/Nader Daoud)
Former Arsenal midfielder Denilson’s move to Al Wahda seems to be very much on the cards with the Brazilian confirming to a leading news agency that he will be leaving Sao Paulo.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights on Sunday said Daesh militants have planted explosives in the ancient part of the central Syrian city.
Emirati diva Ahlam claims to have found out about Ramez Galal's prank half an hour before filming started!
The bomb blast likely targeted the region's Syrian Kurds.
Ahmed Mansour, a senior Al-Jazeera Arabic TV journalist, was arrested at Tegel airport as he was heading to Qatar.
Saudi comedian actor Nasser al Qasabi has been accused of mocking religion in his new comedy series "Selfie." This triggered a wave of harsh criticism, with some demanding that his head is chopped off by ISIS.
Dozens of Daesh militants were killed in the Libyan city of Derna in a battle with fighters from the Mujahedeen Council of Derna.
The weird messages women are getting from this year's Ramadan specials; pan-Arab rock group resurrects the Arab World's beloved poets; and Father's Day ode to frumpy Lebanese dads.
Partnership with the Walt Disney Company is part of the Jerusalem Film Fund's strategy for luring creative investments to the city.
According to the Kurdistan Democratic Party, Daesh is abducting children from various districts near Mosul to groom them into fighters.
Prince Alwaleed bin Talal ranks 14th in a list dominated by Americans.
Eight ways to become a better manager.
An Israeli paramilitary officer was stabbed by a Palestinian. The assailant was then shot and injured by police forces.
The new Galaxy tab A is available in 8-inch and two 9.7-inch models.
Under the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, financial account information of US citizens and companies in the UAE will be handed over to the US Treasury.
France's Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius called Israeli settlements a threat to peace between the Jewish state and Palestinians.
Yemenis are taking advantage of the high demand for temporary workers in shops and restaurants.
Money badly spent! An Emirati man unknowingly paid $68,000 for a fake online degree and is now asking authorities to take action.
Internet penetration is now at 76 percent in Jordan.
That awkward moment when you're with someone new and you bump into your ex.