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The NHS does Ramadan page is bringing the Muslim community in the British healthcare system together in a time of extreme isolation and pressure.

In what appears to be the first recorded instance of its kind, a Malian woman has given birth to nine babies at the same time at a clinic in Morocco

UN experts demand 'immediate release' of Iranian filmmaker

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

UN experts demand 'immediate release' of Iranian filmmaker

UN experts have warned against the continued detention of Iranian filmmaker Mohammad Nourizad 'given his serious health condition'.

Child deaths by suicide skyrocket in northwest Syria: NGO

The New Arab Staff

Child deaths by suicide skyrocket in northwest Syria: NGO

Suicide numbers have increased as humanitarian workers point to factors including overcrowded conditions and child marriage.

Ramadan book club: 15 must-read Muslim stories

Sumaiyya Naseem

Ramadan book club: 15 must-read Muslim stories

Struggling to pick your next book over Ramadan? The New Arab has compiled a guide of must-read Muslim stories from across the literary spectrum.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Egyptian journalist 'disappears' after being deported from Jordan

The family of Hassan Al-Banna, a reporter for Al-Sharq newspaper who spent over two years in administrative detention in Egypt, has expressed concern for his mental and physical health.

Nazli Tarzi

Iraqi women forge new pathways in sport

Nazli Tarzi interviews the next generation of female Iraqi sports stars, their arduous journeys towards recognition, and the future of sport for ...

Emad Moussa

You can imprison Palestinians but not their struggle

Comment: With Barghouti and thousands of other Palestinians behind bars, imprisonment has become a defining part of the Palestinian national ...

The New Arab Staff

UK Home Office 'exposed refugees to fire, Covid-19'

Recently disclosed documents show that the UK Home Office placed hundreds of asylum seekers at risk of fire and Covid-19 by housing them at the ...

Exploring generational trauma with The Arsonists' City

Diana Alghoul

Exploring generational trauma with The Arsonists' City

Book club: The Arsonists' City is a gripping novel about an Arab-American family facing its trauma and demons after taking a reluctant trip to ...

The New Arab Staff

French philosopher Michel Foucault 'sexually abused boys in Tunisia'

French-American professor Guy Sorman accuses fellow intellectual Michel Foucault of being a "paedophile rapist".

Muslims mourn and raise money for Colorado shooting victims

The New Arab Staff

Muslims mourn and raise money for Colorado shooting victims

The Islamic Center of Boulder has launched a national fund-raising initiative to help the victims’ families under the slogan 'Muslims unite for ...

Colorado shooting suspect makes his 1st court appearance

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Colorado shooting suspect makes his 1st court appearance

The court appearance marked the first time that the suspected shooter has appeared in public since he was arrested Monday inside the King ...

Misogyny still rampant in Lebanese media and society

Farah-Silvana Kanaan

Misogyny still rampant in Lebanese media and society

The degrading comments against Dr Sandrine Atallah on television opened up a wider conversation about the harmful social norms and intrinsic ...

War takes its toll on Syria's displaced women

Gaia Caramazza

War takes its toll on Syria's displaced women

In-depth: Women displaced by Syria's war face heightened social, economic and healthcare risks, with many left to raise their families alone in ...

Brooke Anderson

In Georgia, community members work to combat Covid-19

Home to immigrants from more than 50 countries, the city of Clarkston is known as 'the most diverse square mile in America', but it has been hit hard by Covid-19.

The New Arab Staff

Shamima Begum 'left suicidal' after death of her children

Shamima Begum said losing her children to conditions of war sent her mental health spiralling.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Algeria hospital staff near 'burnout' over coronavirus cases

Over a year after its first coronavirus cases, an Algerian hospital's medical staff have reported being close to burnout.

Aisha Aldris

Syria's revolution through the lens of the diaspora

In-depth: The Syrian diaspora has carried a heavy emotional and financial burden as they watched their homeland collapse, but many are now ...

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe 'needs urgent treatment' for PTSD, depression

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe 'needs urgent treatment' for PTSD, depression

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe is in 'urgent need' for treatment for PTSD and depression due to ill treatment in Iranian prisons.

Siana Bangura

Of course the royal family is a racist institution

Comment: It's unsurprising Meghan experienced the racism she did, given Britain's long history of empire, colonialism and capitalism, writes ...

Survey reveals harrowing impact of war on young Syrians

The New Arab Staff

Survey reveals harrowing impact of war on young Syrians

A harrowing report offers an urgent insight into the struggles

In America, Meghan Markle’s racism claims elicit shock, sympathy

Brooke Anderson

In America, Meghan Markle’s racism claims elicit shock, sympathy

Some considered the interview overdue discussion on the royal family, mental health and racism.

Meghan says contemplated suicide, alleges royal racism

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Meghan says contemplated suicide, alleges royal racism

During their exclusive interview with Oprah Winfrey, Meghan Markle talked about racism expressed towards her baby and her mental ...

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