May 19, 2013
Iraqi woman is among the last to benefit from the Damascus-based Iraqi Student Project, which was shut down by civil war. Taimur Khan reports Read Article After fleeing two wars, Iraqi refugee gets chance to study in peace
May 18, 2013
UN secretary general meets Russian president as Moscow says it is operating within international law in supplying the Assad regime with defence systems. Read Article Russia defends its weapons contracts with Syria
May 17, 2013
Barack Obama says the US is exploring military and diplomatic avenues but it will not take action by itself against Syria's Assad regime. Thomas Seibert reports
Read Article Obama tells Turkey: 'US will not attack Assad alone'
May 16, 2013
Dr Abdullatif Al Zayani, the GCC Seccretary General, hits out at the lack of unity on Syria in the United Nations Security Council during the Arab Media Forum. Read Article GCC calls for unity on Syria
Free Syrian Army pledges to 'severely punish' atrocities after a gruesome video of an alleged rebel fighter cutting out and apparently eating the heart and lungs of a regime soldier emerged online. Read Article Syria rebels vow to punish atrocities after video outrage
Sarin deteriorates rapidly, but Bashar Al Assad's regime wont allow access to UN investigators to determine whether it has been used. Read Article Time running out to confirm Syria sarin gas attack
May 15, 2013
Human rights group says both sides are being discreet about casualties, as video emerges showing Syrian rebel cutting out the heart of a soldier and eating it. Read Article Syrian toll 'likely to pass 120,000' as atrocities condemned
John Kerry, the US secretary of state, says he expects a proposed Syria peace conference backed by Washington and Moscow to be held in early June. Read Article Syria peace conference backed by US and Russia set for early June
Jordan will host a meeting of the so-called "Friends of Syria" group next week to discuss latest developments in the civil war. Read Article Jordan to host 'Friends of Syria' next week: ministry
May 14, 2013
The death toll from the twin car bomb attack in Reyhanli on the Turkish-Syrian border rises to 49 as Syrian opposition leaders accuse the Syria government of involvement in the attack.
Sunita Rappai reports. Watch Video Video: Death toll in Turkey up as Syria opposition blames Assad
President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron say they will continue to support the people of Syria with humanitarian aid.
Deborah Gembara reports. Watch Video Video: Cameron, Obama vow continued support for Syrian opposition
Opposition leader claims that Syrian rebels with links to Al Qaeda exploited lax security in Turkey's Hatay province in bombing that killed dozens of people. Read Article Turkish MP blames Al Nusra for border town attack
May 13, 2013
Fighting rages in Syria as opposition mulls joining peace efforts. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. Watch Video Video: Fighting captured on video in Syria
Star Trek's technological feats are ahead of the times - dreamt up almost half a century ago, much of its technology is today a reality. Can’t you beam me up, Scotty?
Here is a look at how various cultures in the UAE have imported their cuisines and where to buy the ingredients. A hunger for home
As the great manager prepares for his final Manchester United match on Sunday, Gary Meenaghan, chooses a best XI from 27 Old Trafford years. Ferguson's excellent XI
Istanbul's famous mosque tries to strike balance between religion and tourism money by providing tourists with coverings. Thomas Seibert reports Turkey tightens Blue Mosque dress code
Dropping out of the top tier could be more of a help than a hurt, comments Paul Radley. Step backward may help UAE rugby move forward
The Italian marque is unbelievably, half a century old. To celebrate, the world's largest ever gathering of those outrageous sports cars assembled in its hometown. Lamborghini is still crazy after all these years
The dialect of the mountain tribes in Ras Al Khaimah is a living example of the history of the Arabic language's evolution in the region.
Produced by Paul O Driscoll Video: Talking Shehhi – a dialect from RAK's mountain tribes
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