I want to align sections titles with margin notes as shown below.

% Page format
headsep=1.5cm,headheight=1cm,marginparwidth=3.5cm, marginparsep=5mm,bindingoffset=0mm]{geometry}


\setlength{\myoddoffset}{\marginparwidth + \marginparsep}



AutoFakeSlant=0.2%Simulate Italic%
\newfontfamily\arabicfont[Script = Arabic,Scale=1.0]{Amiri} 

\tikzset{notestyle/.append style={

    \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture]%
        \draw node[notestyle] {};%
      \@todonotes@sizecommand \@todonotes@author \@todonotes@text%
      \@todonotes@sizecommand \@todonotes@text%
    \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture]%
        \draw node[notestyle] (inNote) {};%
    \hbadness 100000%
    \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture,baseline=(X.base)]%
        \draw node[notestyle,font=\@todonotes@sizecommand,anchor=north] (inNote) at (X.north)%
            \draw node[notestyle,font=\@todonotes@sizecommand,anchor=north] (inNote) at (X.north)%
            \node(Y)[below=of X]{};%
            \draw node[notestyle,font=\@todonotes@sizecommand,anchor=north] (inNote) at (X.south)%
            \draw node[notestyle,font=\@todonotes@sizecommand,anchor=north] (inNote) at (X.north)%
    \hbadness \originalHbadness%


\section{مجموعات الأعداد}

 قسمة عددين صحيحين هو عدد نسبي، أي أنه عنصر من مجموعة 
{\bfseries الأعداد النسبية}:
\vadjust{\todo{\RL{مجموعة العناصر 
 حيث $m$ عدد صحيح و $n$ عدد طبيعي.
\mathbb{Q} = \left\{\frac{m}{n} : m\in \mathbb{Z} , n\in\mathbb{N}\right\}. 


Desired Output

  • Could you make your MWE a little more minimal? From what I can gather, all you really want is to move the section titles into the margin. This can be done with \leftskip or \rightskip (depending which side of the page}. – John Kormylo Mar 6 '16 at 15:38
  • @JohnKormylo I want all the sections titles in the whole document to be aligned with margin notes and headings. So I don't want really to do it manually for each sequence. What I put in the MWE is what is really needed: RTL, twoside, todonotes, fancyhdr. – user46994 Mar 6 '16 at 18:29
  • Since \section is used for lots of other things (\tableofcontents for example), it would be better to create a new macro (\mysection) than redefine the old one. – John Kormylo Mar 6 '16 at 21:01

This will move the section title into the left margin (for left to right). I used [oneside] so that the left margin would be big enough.

The only way I know to use right to left is to switch languages (BTW \rightskip works there) which leads to errors about not being able to find the needed font.



\setlength{\offset}{\dimexpr \marginparwidth+\marginparsep}



\section{I wonder what happens if I use a very very very very long title?}


left margin

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