Peace between Israel and the Palestinians is a "priority," British Foreign Secretary William Hague said on a visit to the region on Thursday, as he met Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
France has joined the push for the European Union to declare the militant group Hezbollah a terrorist organization, switching tack amid frustration with Hezbollah's support for Syria's military.
Iraqi officials say gunmen have shot dead four soldiers at an army checkpoint north of Baghdad.
The ruler of Dubai has ordered a decree to criminalize the use of steroids on race horses following a doping scandal involving his horses in England.
French President Francois Hollande, under pressure to reform his recession-hit economy, Thursday praised German social welfare and labour reforms implemented under former centre-left chancellor Gerhard Schroeder.
Since the crackdown on illegal workers in the Kingdom began in April, an estimated 6,000 Filipinos have registered for repatriation — but about half of them now want to stay and find new sponsors.
Crown Prince Salman Bin Abdul Aziz, Deputy Premier and Minister of Defense, and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a meeting in Ankara on Wednesday before the Crown Prince left Turkey after a two-day official visit.
A recent first-of-its-kind event has sought to enrich the technical knowledge of Saudi Aramco engineers and help them exchange experiences with international players in the oil and gas processing industry.
The new Italian Ambassador to the Kingdom praised the role the Kingdom plays in international relations, especially in the fields of dialogue and peace.
Qatar’s Lekhwiya held off a second-half fight back from Saudi Arabia’s Al-Hilal to advance to the quarterfinals of the
India Test cricketer Shantakumaran Sreesanth has denied spot-fixing after being arrested in a scandal.
Real Madrid’s Jose Mourinho and Cristiano Ronaldo were handed two-match bans in the King’s Cup.
Sergio Garcia said “sorry” 11 times and used the word “apology” on five occasions.
Giovanni Visconti won the 17th stage of the Giro d’Italia to claim another solo victory, while Vincenzo Nibali
The Australians are getting the civil formalities out of the way early ahead of the Ashes, starting with Wednesday’s
An under-pressure unbeaten half-century from Brad Hodge snatched a four-wicket win for the Rajasthan Royals over the Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League (IPL) Eliminator, which was a
Top-seeded Janko Tipsarevic lost in the second round of the Power Horse Cup on Wednesday, falling 7-6 (1), 6-1 to Argentine qualifier Guido Pella.
The International Monetary Fund called on Britain’s government on Wednesday to do more to speed up slow economic
Swiss banks holding US citizens’ funds that are not declared to American tax authorities are set to have to pay a massive fine, under a deal between Switzerland and Washington, a newspaper reported
The dilemma facing GCC finance ministers as they deliberate over a 100% increase in duty on tobacco products is underlined by a White Paper published Wednesday, which spotlights growth in illicit
Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (Sabic) has further demonstrated its national growth commitment by opening its first engineering thermoplastics compounding facility as well as a new polypropylene
Malabar Gold & Diamonds, the leading jewelry retailer is back with the third volume of one of the most eagerly awaited campaigns in GCC for Indian Bridal Jewellery — “Brides of India.”
HP has announced it is expanding its printing and imaging portfolio to help SMBs and Enterprises improve efficiency
The first woman from Saudi Arabia to scale Mount Everest said she doesn’t intend to inspire a movement, but would be
An 80-year-old Japanese man who has had four heart operations in recent years became the oldest person to climb to the top of Mount Everest on Thursday — although his record may last only a few days.
A man from rural France impersonated South Korean "Gangnam Style" entertainer Psy at the Cannes Film Festival, eating, drinking and partying with the stars in Cannes for two days, press reports said
Salman Khan may have finally decided to settle down.
The Cannes Film Festival is missing one of its biggest stars of this year’s festival: Ryan Gosling.