Housemaids from Bangladesh are expected to arrive in the Kingdom within the next three months, according to sources close to the recruitment offices in the Eastern Province.
The National Water Company’s (NWC) strategic drinking water storage facility in Jeddah has been recognized as the biggest in the world – with a capacity of 2.064 million cubic meters.
Expatriates commit daily around 54 crimes at an average rate of one criminal offense every 24 minutes, Al-Hayat newspaper reported on Sunday quoting a report by the Justice Ministry.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi held wide-ranging talks here on Sunday.
Winners of the 37th annual King Faisal International Prize were honored by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman at a glittering ceremony here on Sunday.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Madinah on Sunday evening to pray at Prophet’s Mosque.
More than 120 Saudi employees of a Dammam-based national company protested outside the Eastern Province Labor office in Dammam on Thursday.
Kuwaiti authorities are closely monitoring several relatives of “Jihadi John” who live and work in the Gulf emirate.
Three UK schoolgirls have been spotted in CCTV footage showing them on the Turkish leg of what is believed to have been their journey to join the self-proclaimed Islamic State group in Syria.
The Maabdah branch municipality in Makkah has launched a massive crackdown campaign against the mostly expatriate street car washers.
India’s ruling Hindu nationalist party was on Sunday sworn into government for the first time in the country’s only Muslim-majority state after a power-sharing deal with a regional rival.
Australia, Indonesia and Malaysia will lead a trial to enhance the tracking of aircraft.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi called on the government on Sunday to amend laws.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi praised Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries for supporting Egypt in times of crisis.
With reference to the post "Video games make children violent" by Azhar (March 1), there is no doubt that modern technology is the cause.
This is a reply to the assertion of Ismaeel Marikar in his post "Don’t blame Islam for Boko Haram" (March 1). It's like telling the world that Boko Haram is fighting for a just cause by blaming the
This refers to the post "Islamic scholars must counter terrorists' narrative" by Simon (March 1). Ever since 9/11, our revered scholars have spoken and written strongly against terrorism by groups
With reference to the post "Nothing wrong with women acting younger than they are" by Karinn (March 1), both men and women must act in keeping with their age.
Owners of private and international schools met recently in Riyadh with Education Minister Azzam Al-Dakhil to discuss several issues that are threatening some of them with closure.
The Directorate of Intelligence and Investigation arrested two Pakistani men in their 20s in connection with the murder of two Indians and two Bangladeshis.
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Local authorities in the Eastern Province have raided a barn housing a number of diseased camels in response to a video posted on YouTube.
THE other day a citizen was run over by a speeding car in Riyadh while he was crossing the road.
A 40-year-old Saudi woman has died from Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-coronavirus at an Al-Jouf government hospital, the Health Ministry announced.
As relations between President Barack Obama and Benjamin Netanyahu hit a new low over the Israeli prime minister’s planned speech to Congress.
The UN mission to Iraq said on Sunday that violence claimed the lives of at least 1,100 Iraqis in February, including more than 600 civilians.
Estonians voted on Sunday in an election marked by jitters over a militarily resurgent.
The Philippine military is trying to capture a bombmaker it believes is being “coddled” by Filipino militants.
Bangladeshis on Sunday paid tribute to an American critic of religious extremism killed in Dhaka.
The Indian government’s budget was praised on Sunday as balancing the need to boost business and to help the poor.
The Malian government signed a peace agreement with some northern armed groups on Sunday but the main Tuareg rebel alliance asked for more time to consult its grassroots.
An opposition lawmaker in the Maldives said her party will press on with street protests until the government frees a
Tens of thousands of people marched in central Moscow on Sunday to honor the memory of opposition leader Boris
Iran could allow Internet giants such as Google to operate if they respect its “cultural” rules, Fars news agency said on Sunday quoting a senior official.
Mohammad Irfan used his height to full effect to take four wickets as Pakistan defended a low total against Zimbabwe
England’s horror World Cup run continued when Sri Lanka smashed the third-highest run chase in the tournament’s
Chelsea overpowered London rival Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 in the Capital One League Cup final at a rain-swept Wembley
A quick-fire Pablo Piatti double secured a 2-0 win for Valencia at home to Real Sociedad Sunday that kept it on course
James Yap came back from sick bay to lead the defending champion Purefoods Star Hotshots to a smashing 113-105.
Reigning French Open champ Rafael Nadal defeated Carlos Berlocq in straight sets to reach the final of the Argentina
South Korea’s Amy Yang won the Honda LPGA Thailand in Pattaya Sunday, finishing at 15-under-par 273 to hold off world
Admiral Awad bin Eid Al- Balawi, Saudi Border Guard Director General, and Maj. Gen. Badr bin Hamadi Al- Jabri, chief
About 42 international companies have agreed to join hands with Gammon Group.
B.R. Shetty said work on the SR1 billion Neopharma drug manufacturing plant in Jazan will start in March.
Stock markets in Saudi Arabia and Egypt stayed in tight ranges.
Malabar Gold & Diamonds, the leading jewelry retailer, announced the details of its unique campaign “Studs & Drops Festival” in the entire GCC and Singapore showcasing an extensive collection of
Blominvest Saudi Arabia, an investment company specialized in asset management, financial advisory services and
The 8th Asian Film Festival organized by the Asian Consuls-General Club (ACGC), which consists of 13 Asian countries,
Phiona Mutesi happened upon chess as a famished nine-year-old foraging for food.
A pair of sprightly llamas jigged their way to immediate social media stardom Thursday.
Cow “Vera” is presented to competition judges during the “Schau der Besten” cow pageant.
Hundreds of runners competed in Hong Kong's first inner city ultra marathon.