The Daesh (the so-called IS) militants have executed at least 400 people in Palmyra since capturing the ancient Syrian city.
The Passports Department reported 1,800 illegal Yemenis have rectified their status in the region so far.
An expatriate woman has caused controversy by running a plastic surgery clinic at her home.
The Ministry of Justice announced that it is considering alternative sentences such as house arrest.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman said on Sunday he was “heartbroken” over a suicide bombing at a mosque in the Eastern Province that killed 21 people.
Ministry of Interior Spokesman Maj. Gen. Mansour Al-Turki said that investigations are still underway to uncover all the mysteries surrounding the Qatif mosque blast.
Two children, four women and a man were injured as shells fired from Yemen hit residential areas here on Saturday evening.
CNN’s John Defterios interviewed King Abdullah of Jordan in Amman.
Jeddah Civil Defense firefighters battling a huge blaze that broke out in the automobile junkyard area near Braiman flyover east of the Jeddah-Makkah Expressway on Sunday.
The ongoing crisis involving Rohingya migrants being stranded at sea while trying to flee persecution in Myanmar is “unsurprising”
Iraqi forces regained ground from the Daesh militants.
Nakba Day – when Palestinians around the world commemorate the “catastrophe” of Israel taking over their homeland.
The Tawafa Organization for the South Asian Pilgrims signed a set of agreements with a high-level Indian Central Haj Committee delegation.
The streets of Cleveland returned to calm on Sunday after police arrested dozens.
Myanmar has enacted a population law that rights groups said on Sunday targets persecuted Rohingya Muslims, a minority group at the center of a migration crisis that has seen thousands flee the country.
An international group of women peace activists, led by American feminist Gloria Steinem, made a rare crossing.
A Tunisian corporal shot dead seven of his comrades on Monday before himself being killed, the defence ministry said, adding that he had family and psychological problems.
Iran has agreed to grant United Nations inspectors “managed access” to military sites.
The Daesh terrorist group seized the Iraqi side of a key border crossing with Syria after isolated government forces pulled out, a police officer and a provincial official said.
A Syrian military helicopter crashed Sunday at the northern air base of Kweiras, killing all its crew, state TV said, as an activist group said it was shot down by the Daesh militants.
I am writing with regard to the post "Don’t wait for permanent residency in Saudi Arabia" (May 23). Expatriates must understand that they entered Saudi Arabia on pilgrim, family, visit or work visas.
With regard to the article "Why do drivers in Saudi Arabia honk their horns unnecessarily?" (May 22), fitting dashboard cameras in cars in the Kingdom must be made mandatory.
With regard to the article "Holes that swallow people in the Kingdom’s cities" (May 23), a sensor system could be devised to detect the attempted removal of a manhole cover.
A total of 139 grave sites and 28 human-trafficking camps have been found in a remote northern Malaysian border
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.6 shook Tokyo and surrounding areas on Monday, but no tsunami warning was issued, the Japan Meteorological Agency said.
Australia is set to introduce new counterterrorism laws.
A militant video released Sunday purported to show a Chinese tourist kidnapped by Taliban-allied fighters in Pakistan a year ago asking for his government to help him be released.
The kidnapped son of Pakistan’s former Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani called his father on Sunday after two years in captivity and told him he was well.
Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday slammed the country’s economic migrants, many of whom are stranded in dire conditions at sea.
British government ministers will have their pay frozen for another five years as the government tries to reduce the budget deficit, Prime Minister David Cameron said on Sunday.
I TRAVEL about two to three times every month. Every time I am shown the most repetitive lesson on earth.
Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal, chairman of Kingdom Holding Company (KHC), receives at his office in Riyadh Albanian
Orders have been issued to terminate the services of six judges in various parts of the Kingdom under measures taken by the disciplinary unit of the Supreme Judicial Council (SJC).
Public schools throughout the Kingdom have started their final examination periods except for Asir, Najran and Jazan.
Eight explosions, mostly targeting the security forces, rocked the Iraqi towns of Baquba and Baladruz on Sunday, security officials said, forcing the authorities to seal off the area.
Hull City was relegated and Newcastle United survived the drop on a dramatic final day of the Premier League season
Germany’s Nico Rosberg celebrated a surprise hat trick of Monaco Grand Prix victories.
The San Miguel Beermen rampaged to their third straight victory.
Contrasting centuries by a relentless Alastair Cook and an inspired Ben Stokes lifted England.
Pakistan pulled off a sensational last over win.
Roger Federer cruised into the French Open second round Sunday before having to quickly sidestep a spectator who
Alberto Contador extended his overall lead of the Giro d’Italia by seven seconds Sunday after finishing third behind
Europa League semifinalist Fiorentina secured its place in next season’s competition with a stunning 3-2 win at
Trade ministers from 21 Asia-Pacific countries on Sunday issued strong support to the World Trade Organization’s efforts to boost global trade amid a flurry of regional free trade agreements.
Saudi Arabia’s stock market fell on Sunday closing 0.36 percent lower at 9,732.52 points after oil prices fell and the so-called Islamic State militants carried out their first attack in the kingdom.
Assila Investments and Shangri-La International Hotel Management Limited have signed a Memorandum of Understanding in
Technology will be a “game changer” in tackling youth unemployment in the Middle East and North Africa’s emerging
The net profits of retailers listed in the Saudi stock exchange increased during the first quarter of this year, achieving SR789.43 million.
In collaboration with Saudi Pediatric Association (SPA) , Sanofi KSA has launched its pediatric initiative to promote
Sweden narrowly beat Russia Sunday in a nail-biting 60th edition of the Eurovision Song Contest, winning its sixth
Omar Sharif is suffering from Alzheimer.
Tanu Weds Manu Returns has given boost by Rs22 crore.
George Clooney, accompanied by his wife Amal, arrives at Haneda airport.
John Forbes Nash Jr., a mathematical genius whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie “A