Organisations like the UN are suffering from a crisis of legitimacy.
Haifa al-Mansour, the first woman ever to direct a feature film in Saudi Arabia, talks to Steve Yates about how her film <em>Wadjda</em> came together.
Film is helping to demystify Saudi Arabia.
Cameron's speech on Islam and democracy contains some glaring omissions.
Our second-best friend in the Middle East continues to violently resist the Arab spring, according t
The UK downplays their human rights abuses -- as always, when the countries in question are strategi
The kingdom's zero-tolerance attitude to psychics contrasts with our own more laissez-faire approach
Why is the king of Bahrain coming to the royal wedding?
A former foreign minister makes a valid point, as another Arab tyranny wobbles.