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The defendant had been drinking alcohol prior to the incident (Shutterstock/File)
October 22, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
A 37-year-old man has been cleared by the Court of First Instance of the charge of molesting a roommate's teen daughter.
October 22, 2017 - 15:02 GMT
Several residents and patients have complained about the appalling conditions of Abu Oraish General Hospital.
The father said he never intended to kill his own child (Shutterstock/File)
October 22, 2017 - 08:46 GMT
A 5-year-old Egyptian girl was brutally beaten to death by her father as she didn't do her nursery homework.
Egypt's capital Cairo suffers from a lack of housing and infrastructure to handle its rapidly growing population (Wikimedia)
October 21, 2017 - 13:59 GMT
The plan as yet does not mention applying a strict child-control policy that would stop families from having more than two children, as the name of the campaign suggests.
The TV advert and accompanying billboards have appeared across Nigeria, Ghana and Cameroon and Senegal (Youtube)
October 20, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
The advert for Nivea's Natural Fairness shows the model's complexion changing as she applies the skin cream, boasting that it had made it 'visibly lighter'.
Chasing after the wife, the husband pleads with her to take him back.
October 19, 2017 - 17:00 GMT
A Malaysian advert has been attacked for appearing to suggest that slimmer women with lighter skin are less likely to be beaten by their husbands.
Taziz, the management company in charge of Remraam, referred to the incident as a “misunderstanding
October 19, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
A resident living in Remraam was asked to leave the community pool for wearing a loose-fitting burkini after the lifeguard received a complaint from another resident.
October 18, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
Shadia Bseiso is making history as the first Arab woman from the Middle East to sign a developmental contract with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE).
Ms. Freeman, 44, said her experience on the show changed her outlook on Islam entirely (Youtube/Channel 4)
October 18, 2017 - 17:00 GMT
A white British woman was peppered with racist abuse when she went undercover as a Muslim for a Channel 4 documentary - but the show has sparked a race row over "brownface."
Malala acquired her A-levels in Birmingham after moving there following an attempt on her life Oct. 9, 2012, by a Taliban gunman who shot her in the head (AFP/File)
October 18, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Malala Yousafzai has begun life at Oxford - but has been targeted by trolls for apparently wearing jeans, heeled boots, and a bomber jacket during her first weeks at the university.
In the absence of a will, the distribution of assets of a non-Muslim deceased is guided by Sharia (Shutterstock/File)
October 18, 2017 - 15:33 GMT
The wills come for as little as 500 dirhams ($136) and can be made at the Non-Muslims Wills Office, a special unit set up in the Abu Dhabi Judicial Department to look into inheritance matters.
The hashtag was sparked by a video of a teacher in Saudi Arabia telling school children that they will never find a job regardless of how hard they study (AFP/File)
October 18, 2017 - 15:03 GMT
With prospects of employment getting ever dimmer for Saudi youth, many students have taken to social media to express apathy and frustration about their supposed non-existent career prospects.
Criminal Court Prosecutor Issam Haddidi had asked the court to inflict the maximum punishment on the defendant (Shutterstock/File)
October 18, 2017 - 12:54 GMT
A 27-year-old man was sentenced to death on Tuesday by the Criminal Court after being convicted of sexually assaulting and murdering a Syrian child in an Amman neighbourhood in July.
The victim bled profusely and was rushed to hospital after which police were alerted about the assault (Shutterstock/File)
October 17, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
A shepherd, who bit off a chunk of the ear of his wife’s former boss following a hearing of a labor-related case in Dubai, has been jailed for six months.
D'melo has one wish before he does so – to meet Sheikh Mohammed and personally gift him an album that he has made with 375 photos (Youtube/KT)
October 17, 2017 - 17:00 GMT
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Ruler of Dubai and Vice President of the UAE, is deeply loved and looked up to all over the world, but Filipe D’melo takes things to a whole other level.
The incident that shocked the nation is being treated as a human trafficking case (Shutterstock/File)
October 16, 2017 - 07:39 GMT
Security authorities in Kuwait have arrested four people for forcing 26 Asian men to work in massage parlors, wear women’s clothes and provide “special services.”