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Academics protest after murder of Algerian professor

24 June, 2017

Standing in front of the higher education ministry, waving banners and chanting slogans, the academics condemned the rising cases of abuse in Algerian university campuses, demanding their lives be protected

Qatar rejects demands list as 'unreasonable'

24 June, 2017

A Qatari spokesperson said the list was unreasonable, after the country's foreign minister said Doha would only negotiate on matters related to 'GCC collective security'.

UAE princesses handed jail sentences for abusing domestic workers

24 June, 2017

A Belgian court found the princesses guilty in absentia and ordered them to pay large fines for their treatment of the domestic servants almost nine years ago.

#WeDemandQatar - the internet trolls Saudi demands

24 June, 2017

The rationale behind Saudi's demands are hard to comprehend, let-alone quantify. Twitter caught on, and could not resist taking a jab.

Mosul victory 'days away': Iraqi PM

24 June, 2017

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is getting prepared to announce victory over the Islamic State group in their last Iraqi bastion.

Majority of US terrorists are far-right extremists: Report

24 June, 2017

New research finds that US terror incidents involving right-wing extremists are almost twice the number of those involving extreme Islamists.

Attack on Mecca's grand mosque averted after assailant cornered

24 June, 2017

Saudi interior ministry says it has prevented an attack on Mecca's grand mosque by cornering a would-be attacker at an Islamist militant hideout in the holy city.

Turkey sends first ship-load of food to Qatar

23 June, 2017

Turkey has faced increasing pressure from Riyadh over its support for Qatar and may soon face sanctions itself, according to one Egyptian source familiar with the matter.

Qatar condemns UAE media for airing 'tortured' officer's confession

23 June, 2017

Qatar has condemned Emirati media for broadcasting what it says is a coerced confession of a Qatari intelligence officer, who was arrested for "plotting to slander" the UAE.

Israeli forces restrict al-Aqsa worshippers with increased security checks

23 June, 2017

The Palestinian Authority accused Israel of Judaicising the old city of Jerusalem, after increased security checks restricted worshippers from reaching al-Aqsa mosque on the final Thursday evening of Ramadan.

Saudi-led anti-Qatar alliance 'to punish Turkey for backing Doha'

23 June, 2017

A Saudi-led alliance against Qatar is planning to slap economic sanctions on Turkey for its support for Doha during the ongoing diplomatic crisis, diplomatic sources have said.

Egypt's Sisi declares three-month extension of state of emergency

23 June, 2017

Egypt's president has ordered a three-month extension of a state of emergency declared after twin church bombings in April.

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