Formula E (Twitter)
December 15, 2018 - 18:55 GMT
Formula E is one for the books. Attracting fans from all over the world, the mega event — held in the historic Saudi town of Ad Diriyah, a UNESCO World Heritage Site — is set to revolutionize motorsports by using only electric race cars.
December 15, 2018 - 14:00 GMT
Ballet, one of the world’s most demanding art forms, is enjoying soaring popularity in Saudi Arabia as a new generation discovers its physical, mental and social benefits, and a Jeddah-based studio is at the forefront of the dance’s development in the Kingdom.
December 15, 2018 - 11:00 GMT
Local and foreign tourists gathered in a Turkey’s central province to mark the 745th death anniversary of Mevlana Jalaluddin al-Rumi -- a 13th century Sufi mystic, poet and Islamic scholar.
As bewildered shop assistants leap over the counter and give chase, the practical jokers stop short of the door to admire themselves in front of a mirror, leaving the employees red-faced (Facebook)
December 15, 2018 - 09:00 GMT
The latest viral prank to take over China's social media involves mischievous shoppers, expensive jewellery and panicking sales assistants.
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December 14, 2018 - 17:00 GMT
The emirate is set to have its biggest waste management factory by January 2019, as part of efforts to achieve the national target of reducing untreated wastes by 75 per cent by 2021.
The army band performs in celebration of Royal Jordanian’s 55th anniversary (Photo courtesy of Royal Jordanian)
December 14, 2018 - 15:00 GMT
Royal Jordanian (RJ) celebrated its 55th anniversary on Wednesday with a performance by the Jordanian Army Band and a ceremony marking the company’s establishment.
the stunning Petra, Jordan. (AFP/File)
December 14, 2018 - 13:00 GMT
Petra is set construct a new convention centre for hosting international and domestic conferences, an official said.
Myriam Fares (Twitter)
December 14, 2018 - 10:52 GMT
A Lebanese pop star has come under fire from social media users after releasing a music video in which she appears dressed in blackface and an oversized Afro-style wig.
Andile Mngxitama (Twitter)
December 14, 2018 - 04:00 GMT
The leader of a South African political party has called for the killing of white women and children in response to the taxi industry killing black people.
December 14, 2018 - 02:00 GMT
A boy has been killed by celebratory gunfire at a wedding in India - with the groom accused of being among four responsible for his death.
December 13, 2018 - 22:00 GMT
Workers at a Georgia Walmart are trying to find the owners of a 64-year-old love letter found on the floor of the store.
Lake Beratan on Bali Indonesia (Shutterstock)
December 13, 2018 - 20:00 GMT
Indonesia, Australia, the United States and New Zealand were declared Wednesday the world's most generous countries in an annual study by pollster Gallup.
A young woman poses for a photo on a balcony. Nothing remarkable about that, until you spot what's going on in the background (Twitter)
December 13, 2018 - 18:00 GMT
At first glance, it appears just like any other photo shared on social media; a young woman poses on a balcony on a summer's evening.
If you search for Idiot in Google, Donald Trump shows up (Twitter)
December 13, 2018 - 12:40 GMT
Lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives have invited Google CEO Sundra Pichai to ask him why the company’s search engine website brings up numerous pictures of President Donald Trump when users type the word “idiot.”
Shaman  (Shutterstock)
December 13, 2018 - 12:32 GMT
While prostitution may be widely known as 'the oldest profession', in fact, witch doctors beat them to it.
Nadim Karam, Walking Memory (Twitter)
December 13, 2018 - 11:52 GMT
The Lebanese Foundation for the National Library has teamed up with SV Gallery for a six-show collaboration that blends art and books. “Artbooks and Modern Sculpture,” which opened Tuesday, is the first show.