Qatar crisis: Saudi-led bloc drops list of 13 demands

Qatar crisis: Saudi-led bloc drops list of 13 demands..

Mary Paterson 19-Jul, 07:20 28 BBC

The four Arab nations leading a boycott of Qatar are no longer insisting it comply with a list of 13 specific demands they tabled last...


Saudi police question miniskirt video woman

Saudi police question miniskirt video woman..

Andrew Martin 18-Jul, 13:52 35 BBC

Saudi police have questioned a young woman who appeared in a video wearing a miniskirt and crop-top in public. State TV said the woman who...


US imposes fresh sanctions on Iran over missile tests

US imposes fresh sanctions on Iran over missile tests..

Olivia Rogers 18-Jul, 11:40 35 BBC

The US has announced fresh sanctions against Iran over its ballistic missile programme and what it says is Iran's support for terror...


Iranian President Rouhani's brother 'released on bail'

Iranian President Rouhani's brother 'released on bail'..

Anna Torres 18-Jul, 06:50 34 BBC

The brother of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has been released after being detained for two days by police, Iranian media say. Hossein...


Sending a message

Sending a message..

William Jacobson 17-Jul, 15:40 36 BBC

Two high-profile judiciary cases in Iran this weekend have underlined renewed political tensions between the country's recently re-elected...


Saudi Arabia investigates video of woman in miniskirt

Saudi Arabia investigates video of woman in miniskirt..

Olivia Rogers 17-Jul, 15:40 52 BBC

The authorities in Saudi Arabia are investigating a young woman who posted a video of herself wearing a miniskirt and crop-top in public. ...


Drone 'threat' to planes over Israel

Drone 'threat' to planes over Israel..

David Brooks 17-Jul, 12:00 34 BBC

A man has been arrested on suspicion of flying a consumer drone close to planes as they prepared to land in Tel Aviv. The 21-year-old was...


UAE denies hacking Qatar news agency

UAE denies hacking Qatar news agency..

Olivia Rogers 17-Jul, 08:00 32 BBC

Later that day, the official Qatar News Agency quoted Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani as criticising US "hostility" towards Iran,...


Egypt Cairo: Deadly battle between police and island 'squatters'

Egypt Cairo: Deadly battle between police and island 'squatters'..

Lily Evans 16-Jul, 15:51 38 BBC

One person has been killed in the Egyptian capital Cairo in clashes between police and alleged squatters on an island in the River Nile. ...


Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's brother detained

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's brother detained..

Kevin Allen 16-Jul, 09:30 39 BBC

The brother of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, Hossein Ferydoun, has been detained, a judiciary spokesman says. Mr Ferydoun failed to...


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