Millions of Muslims journey to Makkah for the hajj
Saudi King appoints Prince Nayef as new Crown Prince
Hindus worldwide join to celebrate Diwali, the 'festival of lights'
Yemen women burn veils to protest violence by state supporters
Afghanistan fuel tanker blast kills 12, injures dozens more
Tunisians protest as Islamist party prepares to take election victory
Thousands of police in Egypt strike for better pay, conditions
Daredevil window cleaners tackle Qatar’s skyscrapers
Pakistan turns out to bury former first lady Nusrat Bhutto
Kuwait Airways bows to staff pay demands to end strike action
Turkey quake death toll rises past 200, set to increase
Libya's new government declares Arab nation 'liberated'