PM defends UK ties with Saudi Arabia

PM defends UK ties with Saudi Arabia..

Maria Stewart 03-Apr, 17:48 59 BBC

Theresa May has defended her trip to Saudi Arabia, saying its ties with the UK are important for security and prosperity. The prime...


Egypt finds remains of 3,700-year-old pyramid

Egypt finds remains of 3,700-year-old pyramid..

Andrew Martin 03-Apr, 14:32 57 BBC

The remains of a pyramid built some 3,700 years ago have been discovered in Egypt, the antiquities ministry says. An interior corridor and...


Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner in Iraq with top US general

Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner in Iraq with top US general..

Antonio Roberts 03-Apr, 12:24 53 BBC

US President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is in Baghdad to meet Iraqi leaders and be briefed on the fight against the Islamic...


Bahrain's king approves military trials for civilians

Bahrain's king approves military trials for civilians..

Tyler Holmes 03-Apr, 12:24 39 BBC

Bahrain's King Hamad has ratified a constitutional amendment that enables military courts to try civilians. Officials said it would affect...


Mosul from the sky: Evidence of IS using human shields

Mosul from the sky: Evidence of IS using human shields..

Mary Paterson 03-Apr, 08:56 68 BBC

But, somehow, this time felt different. General Samir Hussain, the man in charge of the mission, confirmed our suspicions. "Mosul is the...


Gun-free law

Gun-free law..

William Jacobson 03-Apr, 01:08 50 BBC

The Free Syrian Police force, part-funded by the UK government, was set up five years ago - and demonstrates to Syrians that it is not...


Egypt court voids ruling halting transfer of islands to Saudi Arabia

Egypt court voids ruling halting transfer of islands to Saudi..

Maria Stewart 02-Apr, 11:00 51 BBC

An Egyptian court has annulled an earlier ruling that blocked the transfer of sovereignty of two islands to Saudi Arabia, judicial sources...


Laptop ban: Qatar Airways to loan laptops during flights

Laptop ban: Qatar Airways to loan laptops during flights..

Kevin Allen 31-Mar, 11:08 37 BBC

Qatar Airways has said it is offering a laptop loan service to US-bound passengers to overcome a US ban on electronic devices on some...


Kuwaiti woman 'investigated over Ethiopian maid's window fall'

Kuwaiti woman 'investigated over Ethiopian maid's window fall'..

Maria Stewart 31-Mar, 09:54 17 BBC

The Kuwaiti authorities are reportedly investigating a video that appears to show a woman filming her Ethiopian maid falling from a...


Heartbreaking homecoming

Heartbreaking homecoming..

Gavin Perry 30-Mar, 19:23 17 BBC

I've dreamed of going back to Mosul for so long. The city where I was born and grew up has always occupied a special place in my heart and...


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