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The police then arrested the defendant, who confessed to practicing witchcraft (Shutterstock/File)
October 23, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
A childless woman was cheated out of 60,000 dirhams ($16.335) by a 'witch doctor' who promised her fertility using sorcery, an Abu Dhabi court has heard.
Ms. Dodd said it was years before she decided her life with Khashoggi was no longer what she wanted (Youtube/WalrusRider)
October 23, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
A former Vogue cover model has revealed details of her years as a 'pleasure wife' for the world's richest man, an arms dealer from Saudi Arabia.
In the video, we can see a bull in the middle of the road and two men running after it (Instagram)
October 23, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
To the surprise of the residents of Sharjah, two bulls took to the streets during the busy hours, obstructing the flow of traffic.
The potatoes appear to be infested with the potato cyst nematode (Shutterstock/File)
October 23, 2017 - 17:00 GMT
The Ministry of Agriculture on Sunday said that a shipment at Aqaba Port carrying 10,000 tonnes of allegedly worm-infested potatoes will not be allowed into the country.
Mitat doesn't want to stay in Oujda as she fears her children will be viewed as the 'cubs of the caliphate' (AFP/File)
October 23, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
A physics student and former fashion blogger who escaped ISIS after being taken against her will to Syria is now rebuilding her life in Morocco but hopes her future lies in the U.K.
Vice president and prime minister of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum (AFP/File)
October 23, 2017 - 14:20 GMT
The electrician had been working in Afghanistan and was on a two-day stopover in the United Arab Emirates when he was arrested in July.
The cause of death was serious head injury and bone fractures and brain hemorrhage (Shutterstock/File)
October 22, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
A worker, who killed a compatriot roommate after throwing him out of a window following an alcohol-induced verbal brawl, was sentenced to ten years in jail on Sunday.
The accused has been placed in detention (Shutterstock/File)
October 22, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
A manager, who allegedly threatened to kill his countrywoman and her family if she got married to another man, faced charges in court on Sunday.
In the region, trust in the police, which is seen as an extension of the Indian state, is scarce (AFP/File)
October 22, 2017 - 17:00 GMT
In the past month, the braid-choppers have allegedly attacked 110 women, in the disputed region, and cut their hair. Almost all the incidents have taken place while the women were at home, with the cut hair left at the crime scene.
The defendant had been drinking alcohol prior to the incident (Shutterstock/File)
October 22, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
A 37-year-old man has been cleared by the Court of First Instance of the charge of molesting a roommate's teen daughter.
October 22, 2017 - 15:02 GMT
Several residents and patients have complained about the appalling conditions of Abu Oraish General Hospital.
The father said he never intended to kill his own child (Shutterstock/File)
October 22, 2017 - 08:46 GMT
A 5-year-old Egyptian girl was brutally beaten to death by her father as she didn't do her nursery homework.
Egypt's capital Cairo suffers from a lack of housing and infrastructure to handle its rapidly growing population (Wikimedia)
October 21, 2017 - 13:59 GMT
The plan as yet does not mention applying a strict child-control policy that would stop families from having more than two children, as the name of the campaign suggests.
The TV advert and accompanying billboards have appeared across Nigeria, Ghana and Cameroon and Senegal (Youtube)
October 20, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
The advert for Nivea's Natural Fairness shows the model's complexion changing as she applies the skin cream, boasting that it had made it 'visibly lighter'.
Chasing after the wife, the husband pleads with her to take him back.
October 19, 2017 - 17:00 GMT
A Malaysian advert has been attacked for appearing to suggest that slimmer women with lighter skin are less likely to be beaten by their husbands.
Taziz, the management company in charge of Remraam, referred to the incident as a “misunderstanding
October 19, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
A resident living in Remraam was asked to leave the community pool for wearing a loose-fitting burkini after the lifeguard received a complaint from another resident.