A UN human rights watchdog on Thursday urged Israel to respect the rights of Palestinians, and demanded the country probe violations committed during repeated assaults on Gaza.
Sweden on Thursday officially recognised the state of Palestine, becoming the first major European country to do so, in a move hailed as “historic” by Palestinians but denounced by Israel.
A video profile of Steve Spazuk’s atypical art technique shows how trails of soot can replace traditional oil or water paints throughout a series of black and white images, as art blogs enthuse about the approach and its portrayal.
The kingdom’s very own feminist icon talks about life as a working mother and the many misconceptions surrounding the place she calls home.
Immerse yourself in the art of the game with Peter Gould, who examines the emergence of an exciting new genre of contemporary art.
Just as we put effort into keeping our bodies and minds healthy, we should do the same for our relationships.
Prints, patterns and textures morph into an expression of modesty.
The sprawling and congested Saudi capital is in a race against time to complete its $22.5 billion metro system within four years, a senior official said on Wednesday.
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Australia on Thursday passed a law criminalising travel to terror hotspots, a tough counter-terrorism measure aimed at stopping jihadists from going to Iraq and Syria to fight.
The secular Nidaa Tounes party came top in Tunisia’s landmark legislative polls beating Islamist rivals Ennahda, who had already conceded defeat, provisional results released early Thursday showed.
Phil Monsour is a huge advocate of Palestinian rights and having formed the Phil Monsour Band in 2008, he will be performing in Paris on November 1 for a Free Palestine concert.
Tomorrow in Britain, Muslims will be encouraged to don the poppy hijabs to mark the 100th year since the first Muslim soldier was awarded the Victoria Cross for bravery in World War One.
The 17-year-old Pakistani children’s rights activist won the World Children’s Prize in Stockholm on Tuesday, and said she would donate all of that prize money to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency, UNRWA said in a statement.
Would you buy your baby a set of soft toys that would let it automatically upload its own selfies and videos to Facebook?
Hello Kitty has teamed up with Beats by Dre to celebrate her 40th birthday with a special edition collection of custom headphones and earphones.
The hip Swedish headphone maker has worked with Marc by Marc Jacobs on a new collection of in-ear and over-ear headphones.
The Palestinians urged the UN Security Council on Wednesday to demand that Israel immediately reverse plans to build more Jewish settlements, at an emergency meeting called to address tensions in east Jerusalem.
A Palestinian family has gone to court claiming fraud over the partial purchase of two landmark east Jerusalem properties, including the home of the Palestinian national theatre, by Jewish settlers.
Malala Yousafzai, the youngest ever Nobel Peace Prize laureate, is to donate $50,000 (39,000 euros) to help rebuild United Nations schools in Gaza, the UN’s Palestinian refugee agency said Wednesday.
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