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Twitter has blocked the account of the Chinese embassy in the US after its post about Uighur women.

The Vice President of the United States Mike Pence said he does not support invoking the 25th Amendment process to remove Donald Trump.

Family of Covid-hit Egyptian doctor face removal from UK

The New Arab Staff

Family of Covid-hit Egyptian doctor face removal from UK

The wife and children of Basem Enany, an Egyptian cardiologist hospitalised with Covid-19, could be forced to leave the UK when his work visa expires in December.

Sudan's 'silent death' from flesh-eating cuts

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Sudan's 'silent death' from flesh-eating cuts

Mycetoma disease, which leaves almost 60 percent of its victims with deformed limbs, acts as a life sentence for workers depending on manual ...

After Beirut blast, mental health is Lebanon's next crisis

Florence Massena

After Beirut blast, mental health is Lebanon's next crisis

Lebanon is on the verge of a mental health emergency after the trauma of the devastating Beirut explosion.

The New Arab Staff

Israeli forces shoot disabled Palestinian at Jerusalem checkpoint

Israeli forces shot and injured a mute and deaf Palestinian at Qalandia checkpoint.

The New Arab Staff

Tunisian boy, 12, dies after 'faith healing' session

A 12-year-old Tunisian boy has died after suffering abuse during a faith healing session.

The New Arab Staff

Twitter permanently bans Katie Hopkins for ‘hateful conduct’

The social media site confirmed it has permanently suspended the account of far-right provocateur Katie Hopkins for violating its hateful ...

The New Arab

Lebanon’s coronavirus response endangers lives by ignoring disabled community

Human Rights Watch has criticised Lebanon's government for having 'completely ignored' disabled people from its Covid-19 response, preventing ...

Egypt tech firm 3D-prints face shields for health workers

The New Arab & agencies

Egypt tech firm 3D-prints face shields for health workers

A Cairo-based tech company has built face shields and delivered them to thousands of Egyptian medics on the frontlines of the coronavirus ...

The New Arab

Sisi wants 'respecting others' to be taught in schools

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has an interesting idea for Egypt's school curriculum.

Jordan's women don't see the end of male guardianship

Alessandra Bajec

Jordan's women don't see the end of male guardianship

Dozens of women in Jordan face attempted murders, death threats and physical abuse at the hands of their own families, under the logic of an ...

The only way we can resist: Cricket in Kashmir

Ali Abbas Ahmadi

The only way we can resist: Cricket in Kashmir

Kashmir has been through terror, war, militancy and oppression at the hands of the Indian Army for the last three decades.

Vile bullies attack teenager with mental disabilities in Egypt

The New Arab

Vile bullies attack teenager with mental disabilities in Egypt

A sickening video of bullies beating up a teenager has sparked anger across the country.

Sannah Hussain: Disabled Muslim boxer fights against discrimination

Raya al-Jadir

Sannah Hussain: Disabled Muslim boxer fights against discrimination

Being a disabled Muslim woman may mean experiencing more discrimination and obstacles in your path but Sannah Hussain is changing and ...

Giorgio Cafiero

Where is 'maximum pressure' on Iran heading?

Comment: The Trump administration is simply running out of non-military options for intensifying 'maximum pressure' on Iran, writes Giorgio Cafiero.

The New Arab & agencies

Qatar opens Gaza artificial limb rehab centre

A much needed 100-bed prosthetic hospital has opened in Gaza, where more than 130 Palestinians have lost limbs over the past year during ongoing ...

Karim Traboulsi

All the single ladies: The Arab world's 'spinster revolution'

Society: Not only are Arab women taking charge of their destinies by delaying marriage or remaining single, they are fighting back against the ...

Ramona Wadi

Reflection and revelation: Aya Dane by Mhani Alaoui

Book Club: Mhani Alaoui's skilful prose portrays pain, dissociation and alienation as reliant upon each other in her latest novel Aya Dane, ...

Remembering the Palestinian athletes maimed by Israeli aggression

The New Arab

Remembering the Palestinian athletes maimed by Israeli aggression

Dozens of Palestinians have had seen their promising athletic careers cut short by Israeli aggression. Here's a look at some of their stories.

Ilham Essalih

Notes on the Flesh: Love, identity, and disability

Book Club: Notes on the Flesh is groundbreaking in its raw representation of disability and pain. It crushes taboos and speaks up about ...

A new year's resolution for the Tories: Stop racism

Malia Bouattia

A new year's resolution for the Tories: Stop racism

Comment: Home Secretary Sajid Javid's inhumane migrant policy highlights the need for a robust anti-racist fight back in 2019, writes Malia ...

In Gaza protests, Israel's snipers aim for the legs

The New Arab & agencies

In Gaza protests, Israel's snipers aim for the legs

Palestinian protesters injured during Gaza protests said they were unarmed bystanders or rescuing the wounded when they were shot by Israeli ...

Palestine Film Club: Grassroots collective, global vision

Florence Dixon

Palestine Film Club: Grassroots collective, global vision

The New Arab Meets: The Palestine Film Club to talk more about their vision of reviving youth culture through cultivating an independent ...

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