A Bahrain-bound boat with billions of dollars worth of rare and endangered birds has been detained by the Iranian Navy, according to reports.
The boat from Pakistan was carrying 142 falcons and 240 Asian Houbara Bustards, which ar
An Egyptian prosecutor on Tuesday ordered the arrest of four police officers accused of killing 38 members of the Muslim Brotherhood during their detention last August, security sources and state media said.
The Islamists suffocat
Saudi Arabia has detained at least 30 people, including active and retired officials, for questioning over floods that killed more than 120 people in the port city of Jeddah last month, newspapers reported.
People were swept to their death
The daughter of former Iranian president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, who is a rival of president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, was detained during an opposition rally in Tehran on Saturday, an Iranian news agency said on Sunday.
Fars News Agency, cit
Egyptian police have detained a man they say was transporting $2 million to north Sinai to be smuggled into the Gaza Strip to the Islamist group Hamas, security sources said on Saturday.
The man, Hassan Mohamed Hassouna, was detained in Ca