Pakistan asked the IMF for a loan Wednesday, after allies rebuffed its requests for aid.
While some Middle East experts say tit-for-tat cyberattacks on Islamic websites amounts to a virtual sectarian battle, others suspect third-party agitators could be the culprits.
Economists say that Arab states such as Saudi Arabia will feel the pinch, but a year of record oil prices provides a deep cushion.
Report says it could happen today, but Japan opposes the plan.
Are 16 satellites the answer to reaching 3 billion people?
In the Muslim world, breaking the daily fast at sunset was once a family event. Now it's upscale and political.
Five explosions and sniper fire struck the US compound in a coordinated attack on Wednesday.
Banking woes, rising debt levels, and unemployment will put consumers in greater trouble, economists say.