English Premier League club Chelsea on Sunday hosted their first-ever Open Iftar, a community event during Ramadan in the UK, at home stadium Stamford Bridge. Hundreds of people gathered in the West London ground to have iftar, or fast-breaking me..
US attorney Nadia Kahf has been appointed to the New Jersey Superior Court, becoming the first hijab-wearing judge on the bench, local media reported. Kahf, a Syrian-origin family law and immigration attorney from the township of Wayne, took the o..
Saudi Arabia will send the Kingdom’s first female astronaut and a male astronaut to the International Space Station (ISS) during the second quarter of 2023. Astronauts Rayyanah Barnawi and Ali AlQarni will join the crew of the AX-2 spa..
Sweden's prime minister has condemned the weekend burning of a Quran in Stockholm. This has raised tensions with Turkey as the Nordic country courts Ankara over its NATO bid. Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson tweeted: "Freedom of expression ..
For the fifth time in a row, Qatar has been declared the safest country in the world as per Numbeo's Crime Index metrics. This recognition has been awarded to Qatar since 2019. With a score of 13.3 crime index and 86.7 safety index, Qata..
Naomi Osaka is pregnant and plans to return to competition in 2024, the tennis star announced Wednesday. The former world No. 1 posted what she called “a little life update for 2023” on social media, including a picture of an ultrasoun..
Flag-waving admirers lined the sidewalk outside the National World War II Museum in New Orleans on Wednesday to greet the oldest living survivor of the Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor as he marked his upcoming 105th birthday. “It feels great..
A Romanian court has upheld the 30-day custody of divisive social media personality and self-described misogynist Andrew Tate on charges of organised crime, human trafficking and rape, an official said. Ramona Bolla, a spokeswoman for Romanian ant..
The global economy will come “perilously close” to a recession this year, led by weaker growth in all the world’s top economies – the United States, Europe and China – the World Bank warned on Tuesday. In an annual re..