Yasri Khan ignited a storm of controversy after refusing to shake hands with a female reporter
A Philippine presidential candidate was condemned after a video of him apparently joking about a rape victim
Sectarianism in Iraqi politics should end
Hadid - like many architects, women and professionals - went through life hearing a lot of “no’s,” but she never stopped...
Muna Shikaki, Al Arabiya English One of former US President George W. Bush’s former aides told Al Arabiya this week that the US-led anti-ISIS ...
In a serious development, while the Iranian preliminary election results started to appear to favor progress by the moderates, the head of the Iranian ...
The Jordanian "Muslim Brotherhood" has modified its by-law, ending the group’s affiliation with the mother group in Cairo. The crisis ...
Panelists at the World Government Summit in Dubai discussed the issues faced by governments across the world
Some argue that Egyptians now prefer infamous candidates to intellectual or politically savvy ones
As George Orwell observed 70 years ago: “if thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought”. The debasement of language ...
Blair said he was trying to get Qaddafi ‘out of the situation so that a peaceful transition could take place’
Whenever there’s a crisis in Lebanon, and whenever we are close to electing a president, Christian Maronite parties tend to obstruct each other ...
As a political-risk analyst, it is easy in the rush of every day to lose sight of what truly matters, the patterns behind the headlines that actually ...
You will hear it a lot during the coming days: “the quota system is the solution” for Yemen, Syria and Bahrain. Iran has begun to promote ...
It’s almost all over. A parliamentary election for Egypt’s House of Representatives, which has dragged on for over a month and has been ...
Omair, who is also state minister for national assembly affairs and an elected MP, was appointed oil minister in January 2014
In total, 47 visible minority (non-Caucasian and non-indigenous) MPs were elected into government
In the near future, Albasheer intends to add theatrical flourishes to a his show – a feature once employed by his Egyptian counterpart Bassem Yousef
Politico took to case the fact that Qatar Foundation’s mosque hosted an anti-Jewish controversial preacher only days earlier
What many people perceive as their enemy could in fact be a fabrication used to manipulate them for political ends. Historically, it is no secret that ...
Mustafa Al-Zarooni is running for one of Dubai’s four seats on the UAE’s Federal National Council
Deal was signed a day after troops entered Burkina's capital Ouagadougou
Ben Carson courted controversy when asked whether a president’s religion should matter.
The head oppositon leader has long been critical of the EU and had been unclear on his position in the past
The Labour party has arguably just elected its most anti-war, anti-arms and pro-Palestinian party leader in history
From Jeb Bush to John Kasich – there are many GOP candidates in the running for the top job in politics
The dialogue comes after several weeks of protests that have occasionally turned violent
Turkey's AK Party has gained support in the last two months and could recover the absolute majority it lost in June
Turkey’s lira remained on the back foot after heightened concern about political risk following a bombing that killed at least 30 people
"The Crocodiles" explores the relationship between literature and politics in Egypt
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