September 29, 2015
President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi is rumored to be speaking at the UN General Assembly Tuesday, Yemeni government sources said.
Four Palestinian minors were arrested by Israeli soldiers during a series of raids in East Jerusalem.
The death toll from a wedding party targeted by a Saudi airstrike in the southwestern province of Taiz rose to 131, according to Arabic media.
The Hong Kong action star is filming Kung Fu Yoga in Dubai over the next 33 days, with 100 crew!
The Kataeb party urged parties to elect a president, and warned that failure to do so may allow foreign countries to interfere.
Daesh has closed the playgrounds on the pretext they were being used as meeting places for unrelated men and women.
An Aleppo news photographer tells his story; the hijabi model who's breaking new ground in the fashion industry; and celebrating Sufi traditions in Egypt's Humaithara Valley.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad criticized France's move to strike Daesh target in Syria, saying the European country should coordinate with Damascus.
Male patients at the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery Hospital increased by 12 percent in the past year alone.
September 28, 2015
A hint: Everyone.
Regional reinsurers are feeling more pressure as the market is stretched thinner, a report said.
The Iranian president said Italian firms are cooperating with Iran's oil and gas industries to invest.
Muslim spending grew from $1.8 trillion in 2014 to $2.6 trillion in 2020.
Owners of the complex are threatening to displace 170 families living in the complex.
With the iPad, Apple breaks the barrier and competes with Microsoft's Surface Pro3.
Apple's iPhone 6s and 6s Plus will be available in the Emirates soon.
UAE finance professionals are among the highest paid in the Middle East.
FIFA president Joseph Blatter has told staff at world football's governing body he has done nothing wrong and does not intend to resign, his lawyer said Monday.
The Tokyo Olympic organizing committee decided Monday to recommend baseball-softball, karate, surfing, sport climbing and skateboarding be added to the 2020 Games.
The remains of 30 people were found, local government sources said.
Jordan's monarch rejected threats to the Arab character of Jerusalem in an apparent reference to recent clashes between Palestinians and Israeli security forces in the holy city.
Three US nationals are currently known to be in Iranian jails, including Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian.
Turkish security said seven PKK members were found dead in Sirnak, while another 15 militants were killed over the weekend.
In a lengthy speech to the UN General Assembly, Obama praised the success of the IRan deal and called for a "managed transition" from Bashar al-Assad in Syria.
Arab foreign ministers passed a draft resolution that called on the UN body to end Israel's violations on the holy site.
Simultaneous raids in Riyadh and Dammam by Saudi security forces targeted an affiliate of the Daesh militant group.
This week, the UNHCR reminds you what the difference is with help from some familiar faces.
The way to prevent a stampede like we saw Saturday may be through smaller country quotas.
A 200 member delegation has joined with the Middle East Media Research Institute in the US to improve Bahrain's image overseas.
A senior government official said the strikes were "a mistake."
This Emirati Shaikha is NOT happy with singer Assala!
An official said the two crossings between Israel and the Gaza Strip would reopen Tuesday.
Iraqi tourists walk past the Sherwana Citadel in the Kurdish city of Kalar, 126 kms south of Sulaimaniya
Iraqi tourists walk past the Sherwana Citadel in the Kurdish city of Kalar, 126 kms south of Sulaimaniy. (AFP/SAFIN HAMED)
This week Cairo and Alexandria offer a large assortment of art events. Damanhour joins with a few cultural activities.
Hundreds of Taliban militants are reportedly taking part in the assault. There has been no word on the the number of casualties.
The Egyptian President will address the UN General Assmebly along with French President Francois Hollande, Yemeni President Abd Rabou Mansour Hadi, Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and Alexander Lukashenko, President of Belarus.
An activist group said the transfer showed the ceasefire was implemented Sunday.
Myriam Fares sports a casual look in a short denim dress. (Facebook)
Kazem el Saher looks dapper in a photo shoot for The Voice Arabia.
Nancy Ajram: "Quality Education is the right of every child!"
Media had previously reported that Abbas would terminate the Oslo Accords; however, sources now say instead he will give Israel a deadline to "meet its obligations."
A nine-year-old girl was killed and five people injured in an RPG attack in Diyarbakir on Sunday.
Mass Food Group products include Temmy's cookies and cereals.
Bar Refaeli finally weds Israeli fiance in Israel.
Iraqi officials announced sharing intelligence data about Daesh with Bashar al-Assad, Russia and Iran.
Fatma al Nabhani, Oman's top tennis player, collected her fifth ITF trophy of the year on Saturday when she took the singles crown at the US$10,000 ITF Pro Circuit Phoenix Live tournament in Hyderabad, India on Saturday.
Some of the best yachts that money can buy can be found in the hands of Gulf rulers. All aboard!
According to a Yemeni news report, a number of women were killed in Taiz when Saudi warplanes hit a wedding party.
Gold and jewellery are high performers in the local retail sector. Domestic producers want to put their stamp on things and expand regionally.
Israeli forces, including 14 rooftop snipers, were deployed in full riot gear to Al-Aqsa Mosque complex after Palestinians retaliated against the evacuation of worshippers.
The former Newcastle midfielder believes he can make a return to Les Blues squad after a promising start to the Ligue 1 season
It's official! Blur, Florence & The Machine, Enrique Iglesias confirmed headliners for F1 Abu Dhabi after race shows
The wait is over - du Arena will be hosting Blur, Florence and Enrique after the F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix! That'll do nicely.
British Prime Minister David Cameron said Bashar al-Assad should still face prosecution even if the Syrian leader played a role in a political solution.
George Clooney dines out with wife Amal ahead of first wedding anniversary.
An underground tunnel in the Gaza Strip collapsed on Monday, killing a young Hamas fighter who was inside.
Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the potential to send ground troops to Syria, but also assured that now is not the time.
The man beat the woman with a large rock until she tragically died on Chelnov street in south Tel Aviv near the corner of Matalon Street.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will return home early from New York to honor the victims of the deadly Hajj stampede.
'Wrestle' for a ticket to see WWE live in Saudi Arabia!
Abu Dhabi scores another film coup with the reality driving talent show to shoot in Yas Marina Circuit, Qsar Al Sarab, Nation Towers and Yas Waterworld next month.
French premier Francois Hollande said he would visit Lebanon in October to hold talks over the country's presidential deadlock.
The popular children's magazine "Majid" goes live on air as new TV channel launches in the UAE.
Here's what the international hactivists have to say about Ali Mohammed al-Nimr.
A study by Carmudi has revealed that Islamic car financing is taking off in Pakistan.
King Abdullah is due to address the UN General Assembly in New York Monday as part of the 70th annual meeting of the body.
The influx of young, skilled asylum seekers in Europe could be a blessing for the aging continent
A car bomb blast in Afghanistan's Khairokot district killed nine civilians and injured 30 others, the country's interior ministry confirmed.
When new amendments to employment laws for the private sector come into effect on October 8, but it's a mixed bag of benefits.
At least fourteen people were injured when clashes broke out at a refugee camp near Kassel where over 1,500 asylum seekers are staying.
Al-Qaeda has been on the margins of media coverage lately, but analysts say the group is as deadly as ever.
Ahead of an eight-day Jewish festival, all Palestinian men under 50 were prohibited from accessing Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in East Jerusalem.
Almost half of UAE residents are overweight according to a recent survey. People in the country need to swap their fries for some carrot sticks!
Daesh militants will be running to the hills (literally), because three female fighters are on a mission to take revenge on the extremist group for killing Yazidi women.
GS EPS, South Korea's largest independent power producer, has inaugurated Asia's largest biomass power plant in partnership with Oman's Oil Company.
At least 40 Daesh militants were killed by an Iraqi army airstrike in Anbar province.
Israeli fighter jets struck Syrian army positions in response to artillery fire from the Golan heights late Sunday.
Fourteen-time major champion Rafael Nadal will return alongside Milos Raonic for the eighth edition of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship (MWTC), scheduled from December 31, 2015 to January 2 in New Year at the International Tennis Centre, Zayed Sports City.
Syrians around the world grew nostalgic when they watched a video of Damascus residents celebrating Eid.
The Egyptian president called on more Arab nations to become part of the process toward Palestinian peace.
Malala film, Amy Winehouse biopic, Arab documentaries and more at the Beirut International Film Festival
The Beirut International Film Festival returns for its 15th edition with something for everyone from The Little Prince animated feature to regional films.
Egyptian activist Salwa Mahrez was held another three days after being pardoned because her name was misspelled on President al-Sisi's list of pardons.
Croatian authorities say one in ten arrivals from Serbia require medical assistance.
Turn criticism into a positive experience by mastering your reaction to it.
Iraq is at risk of permanently losing one of its deepest-rooted communities; why Jewish American tourists are itching to visit Iran; and is the West warming up to Assad?
The country has reduced its oil dependence as petroleum prices continue to nosedive.
The Housing and Development Bank is reserving residential units for Egyptians struggling to find affordable apartments.
Profits in the country's hotel industry are expected to rise by nearly two-fold in a span of six years.
Housing investors in Lebanon are shying away from large apartments as more buyers need affordable buildings.
The king addressed a group of businessmen in the US to invest in Jordan's public and private sectors.
September 27, 2015
World Bank head Jim Yong Kim met with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi in New York on Sunday.
Twitter doesn't like the idea of a sober UAE.
What are US airstrikes doing in Kurdish areas? The numbers don't look good for forces on the ground.
The numbers you've been too embarrassed to ask about.
Iranian women’s national futsal team won the title in the 2015 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Women’s Futsal Championship in Malaysia after defeating Japan 1-0 in the final.
Prisoner Emad Hassan died while in the custody of prison authorities Friday.
Afghanistan's intelligence agency said 85 suspected Daesh militants were killed in US drone strikes following the first attack by the group on Afghan security forces.
Russian President Vladimir Putin also defended his country's support of Bashar al-Assad, which he says is limited to weapons, training, and humanitarian aid.
Haji Faizullah was killed when a man on a bicycle detonated explosives in a market in northern Afghanistan.
The Palestinian president is heading to New York to meet with international leaders.
The expansion would provide a new terminal that would handle 20 million passengers a year.