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Author: AP ID: 1582809323522121300 Thu, 2020-02-27 13:05 DAMASCUS, Syria: An Israeli drone fired a missile at a car in southern Syria on Thursday, killing one person, Syrian state TV reported.The...
Thu, 2020-02-27 14:25 DUBAI: Dubai’s Emirates announced Thursday a temporary ban on carrying Umrah pilgrims and tourists from nearly two dozen countries to Saudi Arabia. The announcement came after the...
Thu, 2020-02-27 10:07 DUBAI: Saudi Arabia’s Royal Court has announced the death of Prince Talal bin Saud bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud on Wednesday.The funeral prayer is set to be held in...
Author: Reuters ID: 1582786095280790500 Thu, 2020-02-27 06:46 AMMAN: Syrian rebels backed by the Turkish military have recaptured the strategic town of Saraqeb, the first significant reverse for the Syrian army...
Author: Reuters ID: 1582782555550679700 Wed, 2020-02-26 21:50 NMC Health has removed Chief Executive Prasanth Manghat with immediate effect and granted its finance chief extended sick leave, as more details emerge...
Thu, 2020-02-27 08:47 DUBAI: Arab countries are taking extraordinary steps to protect their citizens and residents from the rising coronavirus cases, with most of the infections originating from Iran which...
Thu, 2020-02-27 01:40 RIYADH: King Salman received Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Ghazouani in Riyadh on Wednesday. They discussed ways to develop and strengthen bilateral relations, especially in the economic and...
Author: Thu, 2020-02-27 04:55 PARIS, ANKARA: Foreign ministers from 14 European countries, including France and Germany, demanded on Wednesday that Syrian regime forces and their Russian backers end their offensive...
Author: Zaynab Khojji ID: 1582808658752076600 Thu, 2020-02-27 21:03 LONDON: Prisoners in Iran’s notorious Evin prison, including a British-Iranian national, are objecting to plans to transfer them to a ward that...
Author: Thu, 2020-02-27 04:01 RIYADH: Minister of Culture Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan on Wednesday appointed Abdulrahman Al-Asim as CEO of the Libraries Authority, the Saudi Press Agency reported....
Author: Thu, 2020-02-27 03:45 RIYADH: French Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Francois Gouyette on Tuesday met Qassim Gov. Prince Faisal bin Mishaal. During the meeting, they discussed issues of common interest....
Thu, 2020-02-27 03:31 ABHA: The Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture has successfully protected a tree over 500 years old from damage and falling after its trunk was gradually cracked...
Thu, 2020-02-27 03:23 RIYADH: The G20 finance ministers’ and central bank governors’ meeting in Riyadh recently concluded with a communique that sets an optimistic tone for international action in 2020...
Thu, 2020-02-27 02:02 RIYADH: Saudi Arabia has placed a temporary ban on Umrah pilgrims in an attempt to ensure public safety by preventing the spread of the coronavirus. Most foreign...
Author: Thu, 2020-02-27 01:30 JEDDAH: A California innovative food company that produces seafood directly from fish cells is stepping up expansion plans with backing from “visionary investors” including KBW Ventures,...
Thu, 2020-02-27 01:10 TUNIS: Tunisia’s new government won a confidence vote in parliament on Thursday, after more than four months of political wrangling since elections.Former finance minister Elyes Fakhfakh was...
Author: Thu, 2020-02-27 01:02 BERLIN: German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz plans to temporarily suspend a government “debt brake” to hand out tens of billions of euros to struggling municipalities, weekly...
Author: Thu, 2020-02-27 00:51 GENEVA: Rival Libyan politicians met on Wednesday for UN-sponsored political talks in Geneva aimed at ending the latest round of fighting over the country’s capital, Tripoli....
Author: Thu, 2020-02-27 06:03 RIYADH: The Saudi Human Resources Development Fund (Hadaf) announced that 2,838 Saudi female employees benefited from accredited centers for nurseries and daycare for children in various...
Author: Thu, 2020-02-27 00:51 TAKPAPIENI, Togo: Not so long ago, whenever he wanted to watch a football match or recharge his phone, Ousmane Kantcho had to go “into town” —...
Thu, 2020-02-27 00:34 LONDON: Iran’s failure to prevent violence against its own people by security forces, or to hold senior officials to account, will not dissuade protesters, said the president...
Author: Thu, 2020-02-27 00:23 HONG KONG: Hong Kong’s government said on Wednesday it will give a HK$10,000 ($1,280) handout to every permanent resident in a bid to jump-start an economy...
Author: Thu, 2020-02-27 00:14 BEIJING: Factories that make the world’s smartphones, toys and other goods are struggling to reopen after a virus outbreak idled China’s economy. But even with the...
Thu, 2020-02-27 00:35 Three newly appointed Saudi ministers were sworn in before King Salman in Riyadh on Wednesday. The ministers included Prince Abdul Aziz bin Turki Al-Faisal as minister of...
Author: Amir Havasi | AFP ID: 1582749120775295500 Wed, 2020-02-26 16:38 TEHRAN: Iran “seems to be concealing information about the (coronavirus) epidemic,” Paris-based media watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) on Wednesday...
Wed, 2020-02-26 23:14 BEIRUT: Lebanese President Michel Aoun has described the potential discovery of oil under the country’s seabed as “the initiation of the Lebanese people’s dream.” In the coming...
Wed, 2020-02-26 23:17 WASHINGTON: The US on Wednesday blacklisted a senior member of Iranian-backed Kataib Hezbollah militia, punishing it for its attacks targeting US forces, most recently for killing an...
Author: Reuters ID: 1582718982382495000 Wed, 2020-02-26 12:00 Apple Inc’s shareholders on Wednesday will vote on a proposal critical of its moves to remove apps at the request of the Chinese...
Author: AFP ID: 1582708196611621400 Wed, 2020-02-26 09:01 FRANKFURT AM MAIN: German airline Lufthansa said Wednesday it would freeze new hires and use unpaid leave and additional short-time work to cut...
Author: Wed, 2020-02-26 03:41 DAMMAM: Saudi Minister of Energy Prince Abdul Aziz bin Salman bin Abdul Aziz said that his ministry would enhance the economic and political security of Saudi...