Egypt's tourism revenues drop 30 percent in 2011, a year of tumult
Continuing instability from the Jan 25 revolution has kept visitors away and left the economy hurting.
Hackers target Israel's stock market, airline
A hacker network based in Saudi Arabia paralyzed two key Israeli websites.
Israel warns hackers not to retaliate for credit card attacks
After thousands of credit card details are posted online, the Israeli government says retaliation should be left to legitimate state authorities.
Business Insider: Tales of billionaire Prince Alwaleed
Dwarf throwing, illegal hunting, money burning, and more ...
Saudi-Israeli hacking scandal continues
In response to the Saudis, Israeli hackers have exacted revenge.
Saudi hackers Group-XP say they published 400,000 Israelis' credit card details
Group-XP, a collective of Saudi hackers, say they have published credit card details of 400,000 Israelis after hacking into one of Israel's largest sports websites.
Abu Railin: Saudi Arabia discount chain caught selling Israeli goods
The Saudi company was caught selling Israeli-made pencils, a violation of the Arab boycott on Israeli goods.
US sells F-15s to Saudi Arabia, worth $30 billion
The United States announced the sale of over 80 F-15s to Saudi Arabia on Thursday.
Sudan says it killed Khalil Ibrahim, leader of Darfur's main rebel group
Sudan's armed forces said Sunday that they had killed Khalil Ibrahim, the leader of Darfur's main rebel group.
Canadian lingerie retailer perked up by Arab Spring
La Vie en Rose, a Canadian lingerie company, is making a push into the Middle East and plans to open new stores in Tunisia and Egypt.
Opinion: Saudi women's suffrage mired in suppression
Fundamentalists keep power in male hands despite King Abdullah's progressive statements.
Opinion: Internet changing Saudis' relationship with authority, not religion
The internet provides online venues for connecting with leaders and venting frustrations — but conservative Islam rules.
Woman in Saudi Arabia executed for 'sorcery'
A woman accused of sorcery was beheaded today, the Saudi Interior Ministry says.
Osama bin Laden's wives to leave Pakistan and return to homeland
Osama bin Laden's three wives, who were discovered during the raid that killed the former Al Qaeda leader by American armed forces, are free to return to their homeland.
Women drivers would "end virginity" in Saudi Arabia, report finds
A report in Saudi Arabia has found that relaxing a ban on female drivers would mean the end of virginity in the country.
Yemeni President Saleh to resign, UN says
Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh is in Saudi Arabia where he will resign under a Gulf-brokered peace plan.
Bus of Turkish pilgrims attacked in Syria
In Syria, a bus carrying Turkish pilgrims has come under attack near the flashpoint city of Homs.
Twittering from afar
Deposed by Hezbollah, twice, former Prime Minister Saad Hariri’s long absence from Lebanon had left supporters bewildered, until he started Tweeting – a lot!
Hajj 2011: Muslims Pilgrimage to Mecca (Photos)
More than 2.5 million Muslims from around the world are expected to perform the hajj.
Iranian pilgrims deported from Saudi Arabia on eve of hajj
Iranian pilgrims traveling to Saudi Arabia for hajj have been deported due to claims that they held fake visas.
Saudi Arabia: Prince Nayef named as successor
The former interior minister was named crown prince and deputy prime minister by King Abdullah.
Saudi crown prince funeral attended by hundreds
Hundreds attended a funeral Tuesday in Saudi Arabia for the former crown prince.
Saudi Arabia's crown prince dies
Sultan bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, the longtime pillar of Saudi Arabia's ruling family, is believed to have had cancer.
Saudi Arabian crown prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud dead (VIDEO)
Saudi Arabia's crown prince, Sultan bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, died in New York Saturday, raising question over the succession in the oil-rich kingdom.
Canada freezes assets of five Iranians over alleged plot to kill Saudi ambassador (VIDEO)
Canada is slapping sanctions on five Iranian nationals accused of plotting to kill the Saudi Arabian ambassador to the United States.
Canadian oil: ethical or dirty?
Canada, Saudis clash over controversial oil pipeline to US.
Saudi Arabia to quash unrest with an “iron fist”
Authorities in Saudi Arabia vow to use force to quell recent unrest.
Saudi Arabia steps forward with women's suffrage
King Abdullah's decree — which will also put women on the country's top advisory council — an example of the delicate balance between modernization and Islamic tradition.
Saudi Arabia's king pardons woman driver sentenced to lashing. Source: Twitter
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah has pardoned a woman sentenced to 10 lashes for driving a car, Saudi princess tweets.
Human rights group decries flogging sentence for Saudi woman driver
Amnesty International says it "beggars belief" that Saudi Arabia authorities have imposed a sentence of 10 lashes on a woman for driving a car.
Saudi woman sentenced to 10 lashes for driving
Women in Saudi Arabia have been driving cars in defiance of the kingdom's ban.