MP calls on UK to proscribe Iran guards to end ‘nefarious activities’

MP calls on UK to proscribe Iran guards to end ‘nefarious activities’

  • Bob Blackman called for imposing stronger sanctions to ‘bring this regime to its knees’ as they do not respond to negotiations
  • National Council of Resistance of Iran called for the Islamic Center of England to be closed as it spreads the regime’s propaganda across the UK
By SARAH GLUBB ·

Special How digital boost for braille literacy is helping people with visual impairments across the Arab world photos

How digital boost for braille literacy is helping people with visual impairments across the Arab world

  • Prices of once expensive electronic braille devices are falling, demand for software is growing
  • Educators in Saudi Arabia are adopting assistive tech to include students with visual disabilities
By Rawan Radwan ·

Special The Kingdom vs Captagon: Arab News investigates war on drug in latest Deep Dive graphic

The Kingdom vs Captagon: Arab News investigates war on drug in latest Deep Dive

By Arab News ·

Three women go solo with artwork at Jeddah’s Athr Gallery video

Three women go solo with artwork at Jeddah’s Athr Gallery

  • Event comes as part of the inaugural Islamic Arts Biennale 2023 at the Western Hajj Terminal in Jeddah
By Jasmine Bager ·

Images of emaciated Iranian prisoner on hunger strike prompt outrage

Images of emaciated Iranian prisoner on hunger strike prompt outrage

  • Iran has been rocked by nationwide unrest following the death of Iranian Kurdish woman Mahsa Amini on Sept. 16 in police custody, one of the strongest challenges to the Islamic Republic since the 1979 revolution
By Reuters ·

Tiba Al-Ali. (Social media)

Iraqis outraged after father kills YouTube star daughter

  • Ali had gained a following on YouTube, where she posted videos of her daily life and in which her fiance often appeared
By AFP ·

Tiba Al-Ali. (Social media)

Iraqis outraged after father kills YouTube star daughter

  • Ali had gained a following on YouTube, where she posted videos of her daily life and in which her fiance often appeared
By AFP ·

Paco Rabanne, who brought the space age to the catwalk, dies aged 88

Paco Rabanne, who brought the space age to the catwalk, dies aged 88

  • The eponymous label he exited more than two decades ago hailed him as "among the most seminal fashion figures of the 20th century"
  • Tunisian managing director of Paco Rabanne, Nadia Dhouib, paid tribute to the ‘legendary’ fashion designer
By Arab News ·
Ukraine pushes to exclude Russia from 2024 Paris Olympics

Ukraine pushes to exclude Russia from 2024 Paris Olympics

  • No nation has declared it will boycott the 2024 Summer Games
  • “We cannot compromise on the admission of Russian and Belarusian athletes,” said Ukrainian Sports Minister Vadym Huttsait
By AP ·