World | Associated Press | Wednesday June 12, 2013
When Israeli Arabs search for a spouse, they don't just worry about looks, job prospects or future in-laws. They must think about whether their partner will be allowed to live with them.
World | Reuters | Wednesday June 5, 2013
An Egyptian court convicted 43 Americans, Europeans, Egyptians and other Arabs on Tuesday in a case against democracy promotion groups that plunged U.S.-Egyptian ties into their worst crisis in decades.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday March 19, 2013
PSY says he will change the title and lyrics of his potential "Gangnam Style" follow-up over worries it could offend Arabs.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 13, 2013
Arab interior ministers were advised to confront the spread of extremism through social media networks with their own cyber know how, as they gathered for a security meeting in Riyadh on Wednesday.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Friday December 28, 2012
A month-long investigation by MiD DAY journalists has revealed a twisted form of human trafficking that involves rich Arabs, greedy Qazis, sham marriages, agents and girls lured into the flesh trade or those looking for a quick buck.
World | Reuters | Friday November 23, 2012
Talks to defuse a standoff between Iraqi troops and forces from the country's autonomous Kurdish region made little progress on Thursday with both sides further reinforcing positions on their disputed internal border.
World | Associated Press | Sunday September 23, 2012
Hundreds of young Arabs joyfully screamed out obscenities, encouraged by the handsome, gay Lebanese lead singer at the concert in Jordan's capital. Police looked on worriedly. People outside asked what was going on.
World | Associated Press | Sunday July 1, 2012
Yitzhak Shamir was a fighter for the Jews long before Israel's creation, an underground leader who led militias against the Arabs and British.
World | Reuters | Thursday April 5, 2012
Throughout the Middle East, Africa and parts of South Asia, marriage between family members has been widely practised for thousands of years, largely as a means of securing relationships between tribes and preserving family wealth, but also as a prac...
Monday January 16, 2012
Iran warned Gulf oil producers against boosting production to offset any potential drop in Tehran's crude exports
World | Press Trust of India | Friday January 6, 2012
The New York man, facing hate crime charges for attacking an Islamic centre and a Hindu temple, went about throwing molotov cocktails at the places as he "hated all Muslims and Arabs" for trying to take over his life and wanted to inflict the maximum...
World | The Associated Press | Saturday February 12, 2011
Celebrations erupted across West Asia on Friday after Hosni Mubarak stepped down as Egypt's president. From Beirut to Gaza, people rushed into the streets, handing out candy, setting off fireworks and shooting in the air.Even in Israel, which had watched the Egyptian protesters' uprising against Mub...
World | Chadwick Moore, The New York Times | Friday January 14, 2011
Around midnight, upstairs in a small club on Avenue of the Americas, the pitch-black dance floor resounded with the rapid stomps and warbling, high-energy cries of the dabke, an Arab folk dance performed at weddings and other celebrations.When the strobe lights flashed, they revealed a sea of raised...
World | Isabel Kershner, The New York Times | Tuesday December 14, 2010
The flames encircled Ed Sernoff's house in this Israeli artists' village in the Carmel hills near the northern port city of Haifa, licking a corner of the stone structure and cracking a window but otherwise leaving it intact. A small child's playhouse survived in the middle of the mostly charred gar...
World | Associated Press | Saturday October 9, 2010
Arab League foreign ministers threw their weight behind the Palestinian president's refusal to negotiate with Israel unless it renews restrictions on West Bank settlement construction, but gave U.S. mediators another month to keep peace talks from collapsing.The grace period, agreed to Friday night ...
World | Associated Press | Monday July 12, 2010
Israel's Foreign Minister has said that a peace deal with the Palestinians should include handing areas where Israel's Arabs live over to Palestinian control.Avigdor Lieberman said a peace accord should be based on "population exchanges, not land for peace."The Palestinians claim the West Bank, Gaza...
World | Associated Press | Friday April 3, 2009
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu officially assumed the reins of power in Israel on Wednesday, vowing to tackle the country's most pressing security issues but giving few details on how he plans to do so.