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An image for Muna Majdi Saleem was shared on social media and was the reason behind her arrest. (Socialmedia)
October 22, 2018 - 09:43 GMT
Sudanese news websites reported that the authorities detained well-known singer Muna Majdi Saleem over her “indecent outfit” and which she wore in one of her concerts.
Old City of Jerusalem (Shutterstock)
October 12, 2018 - 01:00 GMT
The Program and External Relations Commission (PX) of the Executive Board of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) adopted, on Wednesday, by consensus two resolutions on Palestine in the framework of its 205th plenary meeting.
South Sudan's President Salva Kiir, right, shakes the hand of rebel leader Riek Machar in July. (AFP/File)
October 11, 2018 - 05:25 GMT
The United Nations and African Union called on Tuesday South Sudan’s leaders to implement the latest peace deal that was signed in September.
It was unclear whether the latest devaluation was part of a move to float the pound as recommended by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to curb the wide disparity between the official and unofficial rates that had severely impacted the African country's economy. (Shutterstock)
October 08, 2018 - 05:28 GMT
Sudan slashed the official value of its currency by more than half against the dollar on Sunday, the third devaluation this year in the face of a mounting economic crisis.
South Sudan’s civil war  (Twitter)
September 28, 2018 - 05:27 GMT
South Sudan’s civil war has claimed the lives of nearly 400,000 people since fighting erupted in late 2013, a new study says, offering a tally far higher than previous estimates.
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September 19, 2018 - 13:17 GMT
Tens of Sudanese went to social media to argue over women rights and equality in the north African country, Sudan.
Sudan's President Omar Hassan Ahmad al-Bashir(C) (Twitter)
September 11, 2018 - 10:00 GMT
Jordan defended on Monday its decision not to arrest Sudanese President Omar Bashir during an Arab League summit last year, saying it was not obliged to detain and hand him over to the International Criminal Court (ICC).
(Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba via AFP/FILE)
July 16, 2018 - 11:23 GMT
Erdogan is reforming the political system of Turkey into a personalist regime. As his internal power grows, so too are his global ambitions.
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres (Shutterstock/File Photo)
July 10, 2018 - 06:53 GMT
The U.N.'s chief said on Monday the international community should exhaust all possible avenue for peace in South Sudan before imposing any major sanctions.
Flags of 22 members of the Arab League (Shutterstock/File Photo)
July 02, 2018 - 17:48 GMT
The Arab Parliament will send a request to the U.S. Congress to remove Sudan from the US list of state sponsors of terrorism, its speaker Mishaal bin Fahm al Salami announced on Sunday.
Setting Noura free (AFP)
July 02, 2018 - 11:14 GMT
The case of Noura Hussein, the 19-year old Sudanese woman who killed her husband after he had raped her, and was subsequently sentenced to death herself, drew a staggering international outcry. But now, the death penalty has been withdrawn, and Noura’s case has led to what looks like a significant legal milestone for rights of women in Sudan.
Hashtag: “طفل_سوداني_يتعرض_للعنصريه” “a Sudanese Child Being Subjected to Racism” became trending on Twitter. (File Photo/Shutterstock)
June 19, 2018 - 13:06 GMT
Public outrage in Lebanon after a Sudanese child was being denied admission to one of the local nurseries for his “dark skin”.
May 22, 2018 - 10:27 GMT
Diplomatic tensions have been rising between Egypt and Sudan lately because of the Egyptian Ramadan drama, “Abu Omar Al Masry”, as Sudan summoned the Egyptian ambassador in Khartoum on Saturday to protest the series.
Noura's case has become widely known in Sudan and Middle East.
May 21, 2018 - 09:47 GMT
Noura’s husband raped her for the first time with the help of his two brothers and male cousin. The next morning, he tried to rape her again, however, she managed to escape into the kitchen, grab a knife and stab him to death. As Noura went to her family to explain what happened, her father turned her in to the police and her family disowned her, according to Amnesty International.