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Women across Pakistan are sharing their #MeToo stories on colourful fabrics lined up on the busy streets to bring attention to the harrowing incidents that are often silenced.

Two black boxes belonging to the Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737-500 that crashed shortly after take off have been found by authorities.

Indonesia rescuers find human remains after deadly plane crash

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Indonesia rescuers find human remains after deadly plane crash

The Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737-500 went into a steep dive about four minutes after it left Soekarno-Hatta international airport in Jakarta on Saturday afternoon.

Egyptian singer 'unaware' he was photographed with Israeli singer

The New Arab Staff

Egyptian singer 'unaware' he was photographed with Israeli singer

Mohamed Ramadan denied knowing Omer Adam was Israeli after he received backlash for taking a photo with the singer, and said that 'Palestine is ...

How TikTok became Egypt's latest battleground against women

Florence Dixon

How TikTok became Egypt's latest battleground against women

A crackdown on Egypt's 'TikTok girls' highlights who really matters in the eyes of the law. But it also shows their power, or at least, their ...

The New Arab

Lebanese police attack protesters at Beirut anti-budget demonstration

Lebanese police are continuing their assault on demonstrators as they attack those protesting against the financial crisis.

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Lebanese protesters eyes injured due to rubber bullets

People online are posting photos covering one eye to show solidarity with protesters in Lebanon whose eyes were injured due to rubber bullets ...

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Iran plane crash: Heartbreaking final moments of the victims

'I told her not to worry': PS752 passengers' final moments and messages paint a heartbreaking picture of the human cost of the regional chaos.

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Anthony Joshua under flak for MbS selfie

Saudi Arabia's biggest boxing match led to accusations of sports washing.

Dubai teenager plunges to death while taking <em>selfie</em>

The New Arab & agencies

Dubai teenager plunges to death while taking selfie

Dubai police have urged parents to monitor their children after a 16-year-old girl fell to her death while taking a selfie.

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Outrage as man gropes female Lebanese reporter on air

A man groped a female Lebanese journalist who was reporting on the ongoing protests in the country, and then tried to take a selfie ...

Israa Ghrayeb: Three arrested in relation to 'honour killing'

The New Arab

Israa Ghrayeb: Three arrested in relation to 'honour killing'

Three people have been arrested in connection with the suspected 'honour killing' of 21-year-old Israa Ghrayeb.

'Honour killings' are a problem and we know it

Sana Uqba

'Honour killings' are a problem and we know it

The killing of Israa Ghrayeb in Palestine has highlighted the prevalence of honour killings in the Arab world.

Man tortures Palestinian sister to death in honour killing

Diana Alghoul

Man tortures Palestinian sister to death in honour killing

Israa Ghrayeb, 21, was reportedly beaten to death by her brother because she posted a selfie with her partner a day before they were ...

JLo to ignore Palestinian activists and play Israel concert

The New Arab

JLo to ignore Palestinian activists and play Israel concert

Jennifer Lopez, known as J-Lo, will perform in Tel Aviv on Thursday.

The New Arab

Bahrainis 'purify' spot where Israeli man took selfie

Bahraini activists have 'cleaned up' the spot where an Israeli reportedly took a picture outside a pro-Palestine organisation.

The New Arab

Journalists ambush Mo Salah, stop him from praying Eid

Journalists blocked Mo Salah's house, with the footballer saying he was unable to pray leave to make Eid prayers in his home town.

The New Arab

Iranian woman joins Love Island, Britain's hottest reality show

From marriage pressure to having 'ridiculously' high standards: British-Iranain Love Island contestant Anna Vakili spoke to many fellow Middle ...

The New Arab

Mo Salah named among world's 100 most influential people

Football fans have taken to social media to heap praise on Mo Salah following his inclusion in Time Magazine's list of the world's 100 most ...

British singer Dua Lipa visits Syrian refugees in Lebanon

The New Arab

British singer Dua Lipa visits Syrian refugees in Lebanon

'This is personal for me,' says the Grammy award winning artist, whose parents fled a war-torn region, as she visited Syrian refugee children in ...

The New Arab

Saudi tourist falls, drowns in Nile while taking selfie

A Saudi tourist drowned after he slipped and fell into the River Nile while apparently trying to take a selfie.

Iraq official says Israel claim of delegation visits 'misleading'

The New Arab

Iraq official says Israel claim of delegation visits 'misleading'

A senior Iraqi official has denied a claim by Israel's foreign ministry that delegations from Baghdad visited Israel last year.

Are Saudi-Lebanese relations warming up again?

Clotilde Bigot

Are Saudi-Lebanese relations warming up again?

The appointment of a new ambassador and public jokes around the Saudi kidnapping of Prime Minister Hariri seem to indicate the two nations are ...

<em>Selfie</em>-promotion: Putin welcomes Saudi delegation to Russia

The New Arab

Selfie-promotion: Putin welcomes Saudi delegation to Russia

Away from Khashoggi furore, Saudi Arabia's culture minister cosied up to the Russian president at the St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum

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