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The Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi is a popular site for many Muslims
August 18, 2017 - 14:38 GMT
“I’ve never been in a room with so many people sentenced to death.” These were the words of one of the delegates at the International Conference on Freedom of Conscience and Expression which hosted the largest gathering of ex-Muslims in history.
Press freedom and freedom of expression in Palestine is being threatened in a new crackdown
August 17, 2017 - 16:54 GMT
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has been criticised by rights groups for introducing an electronic crime law which punishes anyone seen to be "disturbing social harmony" online.
Malala Yousafzai. (File/Photo)
August 17, 2017 - 11:36 GMT
Nobel peace prize laureate Malala Yousafzai has announced she will be attending the University of Oxford.
The pyramids of Giza. (File/Photo)
August 17, 2017 - 10:25 GMT
The new finds are located in al-Kamin al-Sarwahi in Minya Province.
Each song tells the story of an individual woman who wanted to share her story with the band. (AFP)
August 16, 2017 - 13:29 GMT
“Bent Al-Masarwa” are striving to voice stories of unrepresented women in Egyptian society through their songs.
The manager said she had
August 16, 2017 - 08:51 GMT
The manager said she had "nothing against Jews".
King Salman of Saudi Arabia. (AFP)
August 15, 2017 - 12:14 GMT
A number of Saudi Princes are going missing in Europe.
According to the list of alumni of the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, 12 members of the Hashemite Family have graduated from there.
August 15, 2017 - 10:10 GMT
According to the list of alumni of the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, 12 members of the Hashemite Family have graduated from there.
The woman survived but sustained life-changing injuries. (YouTube)
August 15, 2017 - 08:19 GMT
A Saudi man who chained up his wife and tried to burn her alive received a shockingly mild jail sentence of just 19 months.
Dubai Police urged the public not to be scammed by such people and to inform the police if anyone contacts them offering easy money. (File/Photo)
August 14, 2017 - 10:25 GMT
The family was told that they have a treasure in their yard guarded by a jinn, and they believed it...
August 13, 2017 - 13:35 GMT
A New York man is making some nighttime commutes a little more interesting by hosting a late night talk show aboard a subway train.
HM King Abdullah II inspecting Sandhurst Officers.
August 13, 2017 - 10:22 GMT
Former Sandhurst graduate HM King Abdullah of Jordan II congratulates officers of the prestigious military academy - including, his son, the Crown Prince.
A Muslim woman has won a payout after her hijab was forcibly removed by the police (file photo)
August 12, 2017 - 07:55 GMT
A California city has agreed to pay $85,000 (72,000 euros) to settle a lawsuit filed by a Muslim woman whose hijab was forcibly removed by the police.
The video, lasting just 10 seconds, shows a clearly panicking woman in jeans and a t-shirt being chased by a large group of young men | Youtube.
August 11, 2017 - 15:35 GMT
The video, lasting just 10 seconds, shows a clearly panicking woman in jeans and a t-shirt being chased by a large group of young men.
Diving, snorkeling and any beach access were banned for 48 hours. (File/Photo)
August 10, 2017 - 13:10 GMT
Shark attack! An Oceanic white tip Shark punctures Austrian tourist in the hip.
Iran has enforced strict moral laws since the 1979 Islamic Revolution. (AFP)
August 10, 2017 - 10:33 GMT
The youngsters were detained following a party in Isfahan, central Iran where they allegedly were found drinking alcohol and dancing.