New research says factors such as rape and slavery fuel terrorism globally and provide fertile ground for captives to develop feelings of sympathy for and loyalty to abductors.
Women over 45 o be allowed to travel to Haj without male chaperones, said Saudi Arabian government-appointed panel.
Brit tourist Jamie Harron, 27, is facing three years in a Dubai jail after accidentally touching a man's hip in a bar.
The brave man was filmed ramming the burning vehicle away before the flames spread to the petrol tanks.
King Salman issued a decree allowing women to be given driving licences, in what some say was the first step towards women's empowerment in the Kingdom.
The Turkish leader was seen nodding off several times while Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko continued his speech.
Riyadh authorities summoned the traffic violator and warned her male guardian before releasing her with a penalty.
The Nato allies are drifting apart when the West needs Turkey to be close, and it's tragic for both sides.
The man, known by his nom de guerre Abu Adam Al-Britani, has been fighting with Isis for the past two years.
Tehran has promised "crushing" response to Washington if the elite Islamic Revolution of Guards Corps (IRGC) is labelled as a terrorist group.
Although no group has claimed responsibility for the rocket attack, Isreal holds Hamas responsible for all hostile activities from the Palestinian territory.
The face-off between Washington and Ankara comes after a US diplomatic staff was arrested in Istanbul.
The series of air raids were targeted at Abu Kamal and Mayadin neighbourhoods in eastern Syria, the Russian defence ministry said.
Jamie Harron, 27, from Stirling was arrested for indecency after he walked through the Rock Bottom bar in Dubai and touched a man's hip to avoid spilling his drink.
Saudi Arabia's King Salman's historic visit to Moscow gets off to shaky start when he finds himself stuck up gold escalator as he leaves the plane.