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The 62-year-old tourist, David Humphries, died while having a family holiday in one of the Red Sea resort of Hurghada on September 18, 2018. (Socialmedia)
October 22, 2018 - 14:22 GMT
A British tourist who died on a family holiday in Egypt and then returned back to the UK with his heart and kidneys missing has become the main topic on social media among Egyptians after British media reports confirmed the incident.
Map locating the two areas Baqoura and Ghamar, known in Israel as: Naharayim and Zofar. (Socialmedia)
October 22, 2018 - 12:19 GMT
Following the Jordanian Kings announcement that Jordan will terminate the annexes of Baqoura and Ghamr with Israel, reactions from Israel, Jordan and internationally have began to come in.
An image for Muna Majdi Saleem was shared on social media and was the reason behind her arrest. (Socialmedia)
October 22, 2018 - 10:43 GMT
Sudanese news websites reported that the authorities detained well-known singer Muna Majdi Saleem over her “indecent outfit” and which she wore in one of her concerts.
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October 21, 2018 - 15:07 GMT
After around 18 days in which Saudi Arabia denied any involved in Khashoggi’s disappearance, who went missing on October 2 after entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, Saudi Arabia went on Friday to release an official statement admitting he was killed inside the consulate.
McKinsey Consultancy is accused of involvement in helping Saudi government carrying out crackdowns on Saudi dissidents outside Saudi Arabia.(Shutterstock)
October 21, 2018 - 12:06 GMT
The killing of the Saudi journalist, Jamal Khashoggi in the consulate in Turkey has focused the international attention toward Saudi Arabia and the policies they follow against their dissidents and critics in addition to their relations with other giant tech and business firms.
Billboards seen in several parts of Australia aim to put more pressure on the Qantas Airline to stop their involvement in deporting asylum seekers in Australia. (Twitter)
October 21, 2018 - 10:09 GMT
Australians have been seeing billboards of a photo if a child refugee with a bold sign saying ‘Deporting refugees is not the Spirit of Australia’.
Image shared by Palestinian activists in protest of Google's policies against Palestinians in not labeling it on the map. (Socialmedia)
October 18, 2018 - 14:17 GMT
After being accused of bias against the conservatives in the west, Google is now facing another scandal in the Middle East, particularly in Palestine for mapping the Palestinian occupied territories for what serves the Israeli interests.
The latest op-ed published for Thomas Friedman in the New York Times, following the Khashoggi's disappearance and all the latest updates on the story.
October 18, 2018 - 12:37 GMT
With the missing Saudi journalist story getting more complicated, the topic of the Saudi-US national mutual interests are becoming more of a moral dilemma in the US among supporters and critics with remarks made by Trump highlighting the US interest conflicts.
Lulu Jemimah, a 32-year-old woman, got married to herself in a wedding ceremony to highlight the pressure she is being exposed to from her family and society. (Twitter)
October 18, 2018 - 08:40 GMT
Lulu Jemimah, an Ugandan woman who is 32 years old, has been grabbing news headlines from Uganda for the last week after her wedding images went viral.
Saudis releasing a hashtag
October 17, 2018 - 14:03 GMT
As discussions over the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance have been rising among Saudi users on Twitter, as hashtag has offered 5000 riyals (1300 USD) for the 'most patriotic tweet.'
The Israeli Arab TV anchor Lucy Aharish got married to Jewish actor Tzachi Halevi, last week on Wednesday. (Socialmedia)
October 17, 2018 - 11:08 GMT
A marriage of an Arab and Jewish celebrity couple has sparked a heated debate in Israel and Palestine bringing back to lights the inter-religious marriage issues, especially among Israelis and Arab Muslims.
Iranian women celebrating their national team win on Bolivia 2-1. (AFC/SocialMedia)
October 17, 2018 - 08:47 GMT
In a rare step, Iran has allowed women to attend an international-friendly football match for men in the stadium for the first time in decades.
(Screenshot from the BBC show to discuss the backlash resulted by Womxn)
October 16, 2018 - 14:52 GMT
The Wellcome Collection, a museum and library in London has occassioned eye-rolling and increased criticism of 'PC-Culture' after the promotion campaign for their latest event. The event promotion chose to spell “Women” as “Womxn”. But what was that supposed to mean?
NPC memes are going viral among conservatives and anti-progressives in the US. (Socialmedia)
October 16, 2018 - 12:41 GMT
If you follow online debates between the right and left in the US, you may have noticed the NPC meme appearing on accounts and meme's across social networks.
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October 16, 2018 - 10:30 GMT
Moroccans have been sharing a video of a young man scattering paper money. According to some social media bloggers, the denominations of 200 Moroccan dirhams (Around $21) were of paper money.
An image claimed to be for the Baqura and Ghamr areas. (AlwakaaiNews)
October 15, 2018 - 14:21 GMT
The Jordanian government has been under pressure for the last year from Jordanians who are urging their government to end a 25-year lease with Israel to reclaim the ownership of two Jordanians areas; Al Baqura and Al Ghamr from Israel. The two areas in the Jordanian Valley have been under Israel’s control for the last 25 years in compliance with the peace treaty between Israel-Jordan. Both two lands were recognised with a Jordanian sovereignty yet with an Israeli private land ownership rights and property interests.