The Philippines confirmed a second case of the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) coronavirus on Monday in a man who showed symptoms after arriving in Manila last month from Dubai.
The Ministry of Labor is heading toward Uganda to import university graduate housemaids at a monthly salary of between SR800-SR1,000, Makkah daily reported on Monday quoting what it called a private source.
The Saudi and Kuwaiti security authorities arrested three Saudi brothers suspected of terrorist bombing at Imam Sadiq Mosque in Kuwait, SPA reported on Tuesday.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman received in Makkah late Sunday night Emir of Najran region Prince Juluwi Bin Abdulaziz Bin Musaed,
Eight employees work day and night inside the Grand Mosque to keep a close eye on the kiswa
A forklift in the Masaa (the area between the hillocks of Safaa and Marwa where pilgrims travel seven times)
The ongoing Ramadan festival called “Ramdanana Kida”(Our Ramadan Was Like This)
The Civil Defense is all set to tackle the millions of faithfuls thronging the Grand Mosque during the last ten days of the holy month of Ramadan.
A Saudi Arabian national, who is a look-alike of Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, will be leaving for the southern Indian state of Kerala later this month to meet the Indian leader.
After weeks of sharing cramped quarters with relatives during last year’s Israeli blitzkrie, 39-year-old Mohammed Al-Selek thought nothing of it when he heard the incoming roar of two mortar shells. But once a suffocating cloud of acrid smoke filled the stairwell, his heart sank — the family’s home had been struck by Israeli fire.
Laughing as his cap flew off in the Andean highland wind, Pope Francis flew into Ecuador on Sunday to start a “homecoming” tour of South America, where he will champion the rights of the poor and the planet.
All shipping was ordered to remain in harbor and some flights were canceled in the northern Philippines, while schools were closed in the capital, Manila, on Monday due to flooding and landslides from a tropical storm, disaster officials said.
Greece and its membership in Europe’s joint currency faced an uncertain future Monday, with time pressing for the country to reach a bailout deal with creditors after Greeks resoundingly rejected the notion of more austerity in exchange for aid.
“Mariam”, a francophone film directed and written by Saudi filmmaker Faiza Ambah, was screened at the French Consul General’s house in Jeddah on Sunday.
This is in response to the article “Dubai matters,” in Saudi Gazette (July 6). I am still one of the admirers of Dubai and the UAE in general.
No Sir, I cant agree that "the domestic helps were stocks of a company listed in the stock market, then that stock would be the preferred stock that people need to invest in."
No matter how many times you post such articles about respecting domestic workers, until now a lot of employers can't dare to change.
This is in response to the article “Hot stocks in Ramadan,” in Saudi Gazette (July 6). This my first time to read such heart-warming remarks for domestic helpers
They are brainwashed by Daesh, and they think whatever they are doing is right and whatever others are doing stupid.
I stand corrected on the issue of teens leaving their countries to join these terror outfits. Nevertheless, I'm really curious what's pushing these teenagers to go out of their comfort zones and
This is in response to the article “‘LOL’, British Daesh girl’s response to Tunisia attack,” in Saudi Gazette (July 6). We are against our citizens leaving our country to join a terrorist group who
A Turkish Airlines flight landed in the Indian capital, New Delhi, on Tuesday after a supposed bomb threat, an Indian security official said.
A suicide car bomber slammed into a convoy of foreign forces in the Afghan capital on Tuesday, the Ministry of Interior spokesman said.
At least 14 people were killed and 11 wounded on Tuesday when gunmen attacked a northern Kenyan village, close to the border with war-torn Somalia, police and Red Cross said.
Nuclear-armed rivals Pakistan and India will start the process of joining a security bloc led by China and Russia at a summit in Russia later this week, a senior Chinese diplomat said on Monday, the
Gunmen on Monday shot dead two Shiite brothers and a policeman at a passport office in the Pakistani city of Quetta, officials said, the latest sectarian attack to strike the country's restive
Two bombs blamed on the extremist group Boko Haram exploded at a crowded mosque and an elite Muslim restaurant in Nigeria’s central city of Jos, killing 44 people, officials said Monday.
Two people were killed and three remained missing after the pontoon boat they were riding in hit a barge and capsized in the Ohio River, Kentucky authorities said Sunday.
Jordanian authorities have foiled a “terrorist” attack and arrested an Iraqi man in possession of explosives said to have come from Iran’s Revolutionary Guards, a judicial source said on Monday.
A bomb fell from an Iraqi Sukhoi warplane and exploded in eastern Baghdad on Monday because of a “technical problem,” killing at least seven people, security and medical officials said.
An Egyptian judiciary council has asked the government to reconsider sections of anti-terrorism draft law before its approval by the president, officials and Egyptian media reported on Monday.
Fouad Abu Asser and his family have returned to their neighborhood amid the rubble of the Gaza Strip — but something
The Daesh (the so-called IS) group has released a new video purporting to show the killing of two Syrian activists in the militants’ stronghold of Raqaa, allegedly for spying on the extremists.
Fifteen Turkish agricultural workers, most of them women, were killed on Monday when their vehicle collided with a truck transporting milk in the west of the country, officials said.
Israeli police say a senior officer whom a celebrity rabbi with a following in the United States tried to bribe has taken his own life amid what police denounced as a witch hunt.
A roof of a building under construction of a charity organization in Arar, a border city with Iraq collapsed Tuesday
In view of the peak Haj season, the Supreme Committee for Municipal Elections has decided to start the procedures for municipal elections in Makkah one week ahead of schedule.
The fourth phase of the relief campaign for the Yemeni people will be launched on Tuesday.
THIS certainly is a 100 percent profitable business but it seems that the rent-a-car offices have not thought about
During the past two weeks, Jeddah Municipality confiscated and destroyed more than 214 ton of foodstuffs.
The municipality has closed down 25 permanent restaurants and temporary kiosks due to several health violations pertaining to the food, workers and hygiene of location.
Serena Williams watched her opponent's shot land beyond the baseline on match point. She did not let out a shout, pump
Seven-time champion Roger Federer reached his 13th Wimbledon quarter-final on Monday with a 6-2, 6-2, 6-3 win over
Novak Djokovic's dramatic fight to keep his Wimbledon title defence alive against South Africa's Kevin Anderson was
Football's world governing body FIFA Monday banned the former head of its bid evaluation committee for the 2018 and
Joaquim Rodriguez won the third stage of the Tour de France Monday as Chris Froome took the leader's yellow jersey and
The United States returned to the pinnacle of women’s soccer with a 5-2 crushing of Japan in Sunday’s Women’s World
United States captain Carli Lloyd capped her incredible performance in Sunday’s women’s World Cup final by winning the
The San Miguel Beermen deluged the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters with volleys after volleys of shots to hack out a
The Athens stock exchange will remain closed until Wednesday, the Greek Capital Markets Commission said, in line with the closure of the country's banks as Greece races to avert bankruptcy and
Saudi Arabian dairy and bakery firm Almarai has reported a jump in sales and profits for the first half of the year.
The Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation (Apicorp) said Monday it has established a $3-billion Islamic sukuk program to diversify its sources of funding and enhance links to global investors.
Middle East governments should consider easing restrictions on travelling between states to boost the region’s tourism industry and support the fast-developing yachting and cruise market, says
Royal Jordanian will start operating regular flights between Amman and Tabuk, northern Saudi Arabia starting July 15.
The digital age is all about living the moment, recording the life and sharing the joyful times.
Nearly 2,000 climate scientists gathered in Paris Tuesday, just five months before the deadline for a historic carbon-curbing pact, to remind politicians it is not too late to limit dangerous planet
With fashionistas baking in a mascara-melting heatwave and Italy’s Fendi set to raise hackles with an all-fur
Visitors look at jellyfish during a media preview for the Epson Aqua Park
Chinese government researchers are using chickens, fish and toads to try to predict earthquakes, media reported.
Phoenix firefighters have rescued a man who became stuck after trying to re-enter a house through the chimney.