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Erik Estavillo is trying to take his frustration over Twitter's decision to 'ban' Trump from its platform to court.

Belgium has asked Israel to compensate for four homes it has demolished in the occupied West Bank.

This Black History Month, museums should return stolen artefacts

Malia Bouattia

This Black History Month, museums should return stolen artefacts

Comment: Returning stolen arts and objects to their rightful owners is a necessary step towards righting the colonial wrongs of western nations, writes Malia Boauttia.

Algeria buries remains of resistance fighters in emotional ceremony

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Algeria buries remains of resistance fighters in emotional ceremony

Algeria has buried the skulls of 24 resistance fighters shot and decapitated by French troops in the colonial era after they were repatriated ...

Lebanese-American UAE adviser sentenced over child sex charges

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Lebanese-American UAE adviser sentenced over child sex charges

Lebanese-American businessman George Nader, an unofficial liaison between top US and Middle Eastern officials, was sentenced to 10 years in ...

Ali Abbas Ahmadi

Should the British Museum return its Egyptian collection?

The British Museum has over 50,000 artefacts from Egypt, most of which were acquired during the colonial era.

The New Arab & agencies

Bashar al-Assad's uncle faces Paris money laundering trial

Rifaat al-Assad - an uncle of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad - is on trial for illegally smuggling Syrian state funds to France.

The New Arab & agencies

Khamenei orders Iran unrest victims treated as 'martyrs'

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's decision marked a significant softening of position by the Iranian authorities towards those killed during the protests ...

Ruqaya Izzidien

Boris Johnson has a new superpower

Comment: For Johnson and his Islamophobic Tory party, bigotry has become something of a superpower, writes Ruqaya Izzidien.

Stone Men: The Palestinians Who Built Israel

Ramona Wadi

Stone Men: The Palestinians Who Built Israel

Book Club: Andrew Ross's book provides an in-depth assessment of the exploitative dynamics which have the potential to open new ways of looking ...

Marta Vidal

Islamic traces in Portugal's past

Feature: For over 500 years, most of Portugal was governed by Islamic rulers. Although not many monuments from this period survived, Portugal is ...

Israeli arrested for spitting at Polish ambassador

The New Arab & agencies

Israeli arrested for spitting at Polish ambassador

A 65-year-old Israeli man has been arrested for allegedly spitting at the Polish ambassador, police said Wednesday, adding to tensions between ...

Poland cancels Israeli visit over WWII property <em>restitution</em> row

The New Arab & agencies

Poland cancels Israeli visit over WWII property restitution row

Poland's foreign ministry announced it had cancelled a visit by an Israeli delegation, due in Warsaw on 13 May, over the issue of the ...

Israeli bank to pay $195m over US tax avoidance

The New Arab & agencies

Israeli bank to pay $195m over US tax avoidance

Mizrahi-Tefahot Bank, the third-largest bank in Israel, has agreed to pay $195 million to the US government for aiding US citizens in tax ...

ICC to award damages for jihadist Timbuktu destruction

The New Arab & agencies

ICC to award damages for jihadist Timbuktu destruction

War crimes judges will on Thursday hand down a landmark ruling on reparations for the razing of Timbuktu's fabled shrines, but the victims' fund ...

Tom Charles

One month after Grenfell: A catalogue of Conservative failures

Comment: Despite the community response and the millions donated in charity, North Kensington is still hostage to Tory policies, writes Tom Charles.

Ruqaya Izzidien

Hobby Lobby settlement whitewashes cultural colonialism in Iraq

Comment: Paying a fine and returning the looted antiquities is no compensation for a harmful sale that showed no concern for Iraqi historical ...

The New Arab

Family of slain journalist accuse Assad of deliberate killing

The family of reporter Marie Colvin - killed by Syrian regime artillery four years ago - are suing the Syrian government over the 'deliberate ...

The New Arab

Qatari-Emirati couple deported from US for 'enslaving servants'

A Qatari military officer and his Emirati wife have been sentenced to immediate deportation from the US over the "slave-like" treatment of two ...

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