Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:52:47 GMTRapists could avoid jail if they married their victim, and stayed together for at least three years.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 06:39:53 GMTIn a raft of decrees, King Salman fires his civil service minister and makes his son US ambassador.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 15:58:13 GMTAn Italian prosecutor tells a newspaper there is evidence of direct contact between the two.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 10:44:34 GMTFiles relating to the conviction of the Lockerbie bomber will be handed to the case review commission.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:17:28 GMTA law allowing a rapist to be exonerated if he marries his victim could be repealed next month.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 21:55:59 GMTThe US says Abdurakhmon Uzbeki is a close associate of the IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:18:11 GMTRouaa lives in Lebanon after a chemical attack forced her from her home in Damascus, Syria.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:59:02 GMTOm Emad is just one of over three million Yemenis who have been displaced from their homes since war broke out.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 18:40:34 GMTSyrian photographer Abd Alkader Habak put down his camera after a car bomb blast outside Aleppo.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:11:59 GMTMusician Ameen Mukdad gives his first public performance in the Iraqi city of Mosul since IS banned music and seized his instruments.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:01:31 GMTResearchers have so far named nearly five million victims, but now they are in a race against time.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 23:20:43 GMTThere's been a shift in US policy towards Iran and Saudi Arabia, reports Barbara Plett Usher.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:27:26 GMTTwo clerics and a fashion-loving pilot. are among those competing in Iran's presidential elections.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 16:06:12 GMTThe BBC's correspondent Jonathan Beale witnesses fierce close-quarter fighting in the city.