Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:13:17 GMTFormer Israeli PM and President Shimon Peres has died aged 93 following a stroke two weeks ago.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:46:19 GMTThe US government promises to provide $364m (£276m) more in humanitarian aid to people affected by the conflict in Syria.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:01:00 GMTDubai International Airport grounds flights for half an hour due to "unauthorised drone activity", the airport's operator says.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:30:47 GMTSaudi Arabia unveils pay cuts for government employees for the first time, as it attempts to further rein in spending at a time of low oil prices.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:35:05 GMTSuicide bombers kill at least 17 people and wound more than 50 in Shia areas of Iraq's capital Baghdad, in two attacks claimed by the so-called Islamic State.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 06:03:32 GMTA look back at the life and career of former Israeli PM and President Shimon Peres.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 05:35:53 GMTShimon Peres' son, Chemi Peres, led the tributes to his father outside the Sheba Medical Center near Tel Aviv.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:41:21 GMTIn one part of rebel-held Aleppo, nearly all families have left - the ones who remain face starvation.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:36:52 GMTAs the fighting in Syria rages on, the BBC's Panorama has been following the lives of residents in Aleppo.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:27:54 GMTFinnish-Syrian father-of-six Rami Adhan has become known as the "toy smuggler" for taking large bags of toys into Syria for children suffering in the war.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:27:03 GMTAs Syria's government tries to recapture all of Aleppo, we ask why are children are so badly affected in the battle for the northern city.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 23:45:39 GMTDespite the growing intolerance Copts face in Egypt, they are finding great success in the country's recycling business.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:21:01 GMTRobert Mardini, Middle East Director at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), speaks out against a growing catalogue of attacks on aid workers in the Syrian war.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:44:59 GMTAs the Syrian army unleashes a full-scale offensive on rebel-held parts of Aleppo, Jonathan Marcus explains why the city matters so much to the Assad government.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 23:07:07 GMTBosnia's biggest foreign investment by a Dubai-based property developer is causing some unease amongst locals. But the country needs all the help it can get.