A man walks past damaged cars following a reported air strike on a market in Saraqeb on Friday. Agence France-Presse
A senior UN official called on Thursday for countries to take responsibility for their nationals stuck in a camp in Syria, including thousands of foreign children of Daesh group fighters.
Syrian government air strikes killed 18 civilians, including a dozen people at a busy market, as fierce fighting raged for the militant-held northwest, a war monitor said on Wednesday.
Russian and Syrian forces intensified air strikes and ground shelling in northwestern Syria overnight in one of the heaviest assaults on the last rebel bastion in recent months, opposition members, rescuers and residents said on Thursday.
The Dubai Criminal Court on Tuesday sentenced an Arab woman, 22, to six months in jail to be followed by deportation on charges of blackmailing a Gulf media man.
The Supreme Federal Court upheld an appeal fining a suspect Dhs10,000, after he was charged with giving a dud cheque of Dhs68 million to a bank. The court affirmed the suspect confessed to issuing the cheque, and that the he was responsible for issuing it.
Rowaida Hakim, a contemporary artist based in Dubai has adopted a new technique and become the first artist to use total 307 small diamonds (3.9 carats) in her new series of paintings to tell the world that nothing is impossible