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World rejoices as 'hero' Ahed Tamimi released from prison

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World rejoices as 'hero' Ahed Tamimi released from prison

Ahed Tamimi has returned home after being imprisoned by Israel for eight months, with social media erupting in celebration.

Sisi is now blaming Kiki for Egypt's failing economy

Diana Alghoul

Sisi is now blaming Kiki for Egypt's failing economy

Who is this Kiki that Drake famously referred to and why does the Egyptian President think she's a threat?

Iran superstar heads to the premiership in record fee

Uri Levy

Iran superstar heads to the premiership in record fee

The most expensive Iranian player of all time is heading for England's Premier League with Brighton and Hove Albion.

Shams Al-Shakarchi

Mysterious Egyptian sarcophagus fails to unleash world-ending curse

Archaeologists defied warnings of 'the curse' that would be unleashed if the 2,000-year-old tomb was cracked open.

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'Happy meal for adults': Lebanese Twitter discuss legalising weed

Lebanon's parliamentary speaker announced last week that cannabis could be legalised and people on Twitter couldn't contain their jokes.

The New Arab & agencies

Ancient Hellenistic era temple discovered in Turkey

A joint Italian-Turkish archaeological team have unearthed a second Greek temple in central Turkey following a 10-year excavation project.

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Saudi Arabia goes ape over escaped chimp

The wild animal walked around a residential area in Riyadh, while locals attempted to capture the simian using bananas.

Bot army attempts to hijack Qatar emir's UK visit

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Bot army attempts to hijack Qatar emir's UK visit

Saudi Arabia appeared to have mobilised its army of Twitter bots on Monday, during a visit by the Qatar emir to the UK. But things didn't quite ...

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No, Kiki is not riding: UAE bans viral challenge

The viral dance challenge - started by rapper Drake - has been banned in the UAE, according to authorities.

Liberation and destruction: Remembering Mosul one year on

Madiha Raza

Liberation and destruction: Remembering Mosul one year on

Blog: British aid worker Madiha Raza was in Mosul days after the Iraqi city was 'liberated' from the Islamic State group. A year on, she recalls the devastation she witnessed.

British-Somali Muslim mayor bans 'wasteman' Trump from visiting Sheffield

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British-Somali Muslim mayor bans 'wasteman' Trump from visiting Sheffield

Sheffield's charismatic Lord Mayor Magid Magid fights fire with fire.

Travelling around the West Bank after nine years

CJ Weaver

Travelling around the West Bank after nine years

Venturing back to occupied Palestine and seeing how things have changed.