Minister of Housing Shuwaish Al-Duwaihi said that housing units will be allotted in October (Dhul Hijjah) to citizens who are without a home. Addressing a program on Saudi television, the minister backtracked from an earlier promise of allotting housing units in July (Shawwal).
Soon cameras installed on police patrols will monitor and record parking violations, a section of the Arabic press reported on Tuesday.
Some survive by eating animal feed, others are reduced to living off vegetable peel. The human degradation in Syria, notably in areas besieged by the army, has reached levels unimaginable three years ago.
Two suspect men who flew on a missing Malaysian airliner appear to have been Iranian illegal immigrants, officials said Tuesday.
The Qurayyat Municipality is on alert after its team confiscated from the local fruit market 140 kg of kakis (the Japanese persimmons) that had Israeli stickers.
The artworks of several top Saudi artists were auctioned at an event organized here on Monday.
The Jeddah Municipality on Sunday demolished kiosks owned by a number of Saudi widows and divorcees in south Jeddah, Al-Hayat newspaper reported on Monday.
It is high time to correct bad driving habits, educate the youth on traffic safety. It is imperative for everyone behind the wheel, young and old, to abide by traffic safety rules.
Turkish riot police fired tear gas at protesters crowded outside an Istanbul hospital Tuesday following the death of a teenage boy wounded in mass anti-government demonstrations last year.
The UN said on Tuesday the number of children impacted by Syria’s war has doubled in the past year to 5.5 million.
The mystery over the disappearance of the Malaysia Airlines flight has deepened after the family of a passenger successfully rang his mobile phone on Monday - but nobody answered.
Opposition challenger Narendra Modi’s hunt for allies to emerge from India’s April-May election.
There are small signs of encouragement in Michael Schumacher's condition but the former Formula 1 star still faces a
A second half penalty from captain Rahmani Bakhtiar secured Foolad Khouzestan of Iran a 1-0 win over Saudi Arabian
Early goals by Ali Mabkhout and Abdulla Qasem proved crucial.
Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew has been given a seven-match suspension.
Defending champions Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova were upset in the third round.
Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri felt “hungover” after the team’s shock FA Cup exit but backed his team to
Former Pakistan captain and legendary paceman Wasim Akram Tuesday tipped Pakistan as one of top three favorites to win
Irish runner Jezki gave jockey Barry Geraghty his second win and trainer Jessica Harrington her first in the Champion
The Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI) will establish an EGP 2.5 billion project in Egypt, according to Saleh Kamel, president of the Jeddah-based Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Industry
Saudi Aramco plans to produce 200 million cubic feet per day (cfd) of unconventional natural gas by 2018 to supply a
Saudi Minister of Finance Dr. Ibrahim Al-Assaf underlined the need for formation of an integrated perspective on the challenges faced by small and medium enterprises.
Houston McDermott International, Inc. announced Tuesday that one of its subsidiaries was awarded a substantial contract to provide the electrical power supply system for Saudi Aramco.
The MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition, in partnership with Abdul Latif Jameel Community Initiatives
Economic growth is gaining momentum in the United States, Europe and other advanced countries despite temporary setbacks, a leading international organization said Tuesday.
US author George Saunders, whose short stories specialize in “darkly playful” twists of fate, said after winning the
Joe McGinniss, the adventurous and news-making author and reporter.
Justin Bieber didn’t attend a court proceeding related to an assault charge.
An Indian expat in Dubai has been chosen as one of the 25 finalists.
Singer-songwriter Neil Young announced plans Monday to launch a high-definition portable music player and download