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Christian women face death penalty over 'Quran sticker': Pakistan

13 April, 2021

Two Christian women face the death sentence in Pakistan after they removed from a locker, a sticker with a Quran verse on it whilst cleaning.

Qatar Red Crescent to launch $100 million vaccination project

12 April, 2021

Qatar Red Crescent is raising funds to reach the $100 million needed for a global vaccination initiative aiming vulnerable populations in 20 countries.

WHO urges Arabic-language Ramadan dramas to cut smoking scenes

12 April, 2021

The global health body called for the advertising of tobacco and smoking products to be banned from Ramadan dramas.

Somalia parliament approves two-year extension to president’s term

12 April, 2021

Somalia's ongoing political turmoil deepened on Monday as the country's lower house approved a two-year extension to the president's four-year term.

Sudan to receive $400 million in Saudi, UAE aid

12 April, 2021

Sudan is getting $400 million to help with its agricultural production from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.

JNF moves towards approval for West Bank land purchases

12 April, 2021

Israel's Jewish National Fund's executive committee has approved a proposal to allow the buying of West Bank lands, leaving just one more hurdle before the policy goes into effect.

Israeli parliamentarian Ofer Cassif files complaint over 'police violence'

12 April, 2021

An Israeli parliamentarian has accused police of beating him up during a protest in East Jerusalem.

Palestinian teenager lost an eye due to 'Israeli bullet'

12 April, 2021

A 14-year-old Palestinian child lost an eye after being shot in the eye with a 'sponge-tipped bullet' by an Israeli soldier.

Jordan's Prince Hamzah spared prosecution despite fresh allegations

12 April, 2021

Despite fresh allegations and a scathing media rebuke, Prince Hamzah will not face prosecution over an alleged coup in Jordan.

Erdogan vows Turkish support for Ukraine amid Russia tensions

12 April, 2021

The comment comes despite warm relations between Russia and Turkey.

Saudi Arabia approves shortened Taraweeh prayers for Mecca, Medina

12 April, 2021

A new 30-minute limit will be placed on the nightly Taraweeh prayers in mosques across the kingdom.

WHO tells Iraqis to get Covid-19 jab amid disinformation

12 April, 2021

The World Health Organization in Iraq is concerned that disinformation about Covid-19 vaccines is preventing people from getting the jab.

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