Offbeat

morocco hospital mali babies
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
Pakistan Proposal
In the clip, a female university student gets down on one knee and proposes to her boyfriend.
The Obamas [Getty]
The announcement has drawn some less-than-impressed responses from social media users.
abdel fattah mourou
Abdel Fattah Mourou, a co-founder and former deputy leader of the Islamist Ennahdha party, has shocked Tunisian society by dancing with scantily-clad actress Mariem Ben Moulehem while in clerical garb.
Cairo building collapse [AFP]
The three dead were reportedly all from one family, while an injured six-year old child was pulled out from under the rubble and taken to hospital.
Egypt Brewery
Egypt's tourism ministry said a high-production brewery believed to be the world's "oldest" has been uncovered by a team of archaeologists.
Egypt Police
Egyptian police arrested a man who advertised his infant son for sale on Facebook, according to local media.
turkey monolith
A mysterious ‘alien’ monolith which appeared in a field in southeastern Turkey has turned out to be a publicity gimmick for the country’s new space programme.
Khadija Andolu
Popular Turkish series 'Dirilis: Ertugrul', also known as 'Resurrection: Ertugrul', led a 60-year-old American woman to Islam.
Avi Loeb
Israel-American astronomer, Avi Loeb, says an alien vessel was spotted in our solar system in 2017.