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  • Jan 22nd, 2013 - 10:48 GMT

    Will Binyamin Netanyahu stay or will he go? This Israeli election of 2013 promises to tell us if Israelis will see a new face steering their Zionist ship through the stormy waters or whether the same Captain Bibi will stick to his guns and bullets at the helm of the Jewish state. Israeli political drama and a behind the scenes low down of the issues attending the elections- from US relations to the Arab-Israeli vote.
  • Jan 20th, 2013 - 10:13 GMT

    Despite ordinary Jordanian digging deep for the basic necessities, the country's politicians are still going strong with palace-like tents and thousands of plates of mansaf on offer for anyone who will vote for them.
  • Jan 17th, 2013 - 12:38 GMT

    The dastardly deeds and the daring escapades of the Middle East's best criminal capers are exposed.
  • Jan 15th, 2013 - 13:09 GMT

    Desperation is leading many a former western star to jet off to warmer, more inviting and less judgmental climates in search of a second chance at fame. Here are some of our favorite faded celebrities to wash up on Dubai's inviting shores.
  • Jan 13th, 2013 - 14:07 GMT

    Fake noses, flashy beards, false promises - these are just some of the scandals that have rocked a resurgent Islam in the Middle East halls of power today. It's a case of do what I say, as ruling Islamists have struggled to practice what they preach across the Maghreb and the newly revolutionized Arab club.
  • Jan 10th, 2013 - 21:17 GMT

    A cross-section of the Middle East in floods of water and snow after the worst stormy winter spell in a decade.
  • Jan 8th, 2013 - 12:35 GMT

    WIth our favorite stars in the Arab world from Haifa to Tamer getting on a bit, there are new kids on the block with ambitious plans to stir up some scandal and take over the celebosphere.
  • Jan 6th, 2013 - 15:17 GMT

    Whether it was actions by Muslims or on behalf of Muslims or even against Muslims, the year of 2012 can be defined by activities revolving around Islam. Was it a record-breaking or reputation-making year for the faith or the faithful? Did Islam make as many headlines as in years past? Probably, and then some. Here are the highs and lows of Islam in 2012.
  • Jan 3rd, 2013 - 14:35 GMT

    The New Year party in the Arab world was best enjoyed if you were attending a celebrity concert. Some of the region's hottest stars were spread across the music capitals so that as many lucky fans as had tickets could see in the year 2013 in glamorous star-studded style.
  • Jan 2nd, 2013 - 12:05 GMT

    The region - feeling embattled by revolutions, distressed economies and slaughtered Syrians, saw the New Year of 2013 in with less splendor and spruce than years past. Though the party spirit was subdued, the eve did not go by altogether unmarked by Arabs who like to throw a good old knees-up. Dubai speared the way into a new year in ostentatious urban-desert fashion, sparing no expense to hit a high note in a flagging region.