In first, Sports Illustrated will feature burkini-clad model

Tuesday, 30 April 2019

Sports Illustrated’s annual swimsuit issue, best known for its covers of scantily clad bikini ......

Fans rush to defend Egyptian actress Nelly Karim after bikini shoot

Monday, 14 August 2017

Fans of Egyptian actress Nelly Karim rushed to Instagram to defend the star after she came under ......

French uproar creates opportunity for Israeli burkini makers

Saturday, 03 September 2016

France’s burkini controversy is boosting the bottom line for Israeli makers of modest ......

Bikini versus burkini: Which one is winning?

Thursday, 01 September 2016

Mohamed Chebarro is currently an Al Arabiya TV News program Editor. He is also an award winning journalist, roving war reporter and commentator. He covered most regional conflicts in the 90s for MBC news and later headed Al Arabiya’s bureau in Beirut and London. He tweets @mochebaro


No Burkinis! Morocco hotels ban ‘halal’ suit

Tuesday, 26 August 2014

Some private pools in Morocco’s tourism hot spots have banned women from wearing burkinis, ......

Ban the bikini! Kuwait in nudity crackdown

Wednesday, 28 May 2014

Tourists and residents in Kuwait may no longer be able to strut their stuff in bikinis, after a ......