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Some Muslims Are Using Digital Rings to Count Recitations

Much like the fitness tools that count steps, these electronic devices help keep a record of the day’s religious recitations.

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Israel Plans Zip Line for Ancient Jerusalem

A Jewish settler group is promoting projects that opponents say will change the delicate historic, religious and political balance...

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In Egypt’s Big Ramadan TV Drama ‘The Choice’, the...

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi says “The Choice” tells the truth about his rise. Critics say it’s a rewriting of recent history from...

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Mi’ilya, Christian Village in Israel, Digs Into Crusader...

The residents of Mi’ilya long wondered what archaeological treasures lay beneath a crumbling castle. Now, some are excavating their...

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During Ramadan, Palestinians Barred From Aqsa Turn...

For Palestinian Muslims, praying at the Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem is an important part of Ramadan. Those barred by Israel are finding...

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Turkey’s Erdogan Heads to Saudi Arabia to Ease Tensions

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is visiting the kingdom for the first time in nearly five years, signaling a mending of relations over...

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Questions Over Death of Ayman Hadhoud, an Egyptian...

Ayman Hadhoud, a well-known liberal economist and critic of the government, was researching corruption before he disappeared under...

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Former U.S. Ambassador to Plead Guilty to Illegal...

Richard Olson lobbied for the government of Qatar soon after retiring and took gifts from a businessman while serving as ambassador...

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Baking Challah in Dubai: A Jewish Community Heads...

The increasing openness of Jewish life in the Persian Gulf emirate of Dubai is another sign of an emerging new reality in the Middle...

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الخسائر البشرية للحرب الجوية الأمريكية

وثائق سريّة وتحقيقات صحفية موسّعة في منطقة الشرق الأوسط تكشف عن إخفاقات مأساوية وكارثية للحروب التي أدارها الجيش الأمريكي عن بُعد.

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Militants Kill 11 Egyptian Troops in Sinai

The militants ambushed troops guarding a water-pumping facility, before fleeing to the desert in Northern Sinai.

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