Two Israelis to receive death sentence over West Bank arson attack

An Israeli man and a Palestinian woman will be sentenced on Wednesday to death for setting fire to Palestinian houses and other structures in the occupied West Bank, a court in the southern city of Nablus said.The court said the two, both from the village of Kfar Nablum, had set fire to a Palestinian home …

How a Saudi school district is coping with a massive Ebola outbreak

Saudi Arabia has declared a state of emergency over the spread of the deadly virus in the country’s vast deserts, a move that is likely to worsen already high health costs and leave millions of people without basic services.The kingdom has already taken in some 1.5 million refugees, mostly from neighbouring Yemen, as it battles …