Prince Faisal Bin Salman, Emir of Madinah and Chairman of Madinah Development Commission, laid the foundation stone here Tuesday of the King Abdullah City for Pilgrims.
India’s parliament erupted in anger on Wednesday after television footage showed a hardline Hindu nationalist lawmaker apparently trying to force-feed a Muslim man during the fasting month of Ramadan.
Six children from the same family were killed in an air strike by government forces on a village in the northern province of Aleppo.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon arrived in Jeddah Wednesday on a visit to the Kingdom, SPA said.
Israel may have committed war crimes by killing civilians and shelling houses and hospitals during its two-week-old offensive in the Gaza Strip, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay said on Wednesday.
Prince Muqrin Bin Abdulaziz, deputy crown prince and second deputy premier, receives Pakistan Prime Minister Mohammed Nawaz Sharif in Jeddah Tuesday night.
The General National Congress, which has governed violence-wracked Libya in the wake of long-time ruler Muammar Gaddafi’s ouster, said Wednesday it will hand over legislative power to a newly-elected parliament on Aug. 4.
The black boxes from the doomed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that crashed in eastern Ukraine have arrived in Britain for expert analysis, the government said on Wednesday.
Recent outbreaks of encephalitis in India have killed more than 150 people.
The Saudi fertilizer industry leads regional production and is set to usher in a period of strong growth and diversification, according to Dr. Abdulwahab Al-Sadoun, Secretary-General of the Gulf Petrochemicals & Chemicals Association (GPCA).
OPEC member countries exported 4.5 mb/d of petroleum products in 2013.
SEDCO Holding Group’s Riyali Financial Literacy Program entered into a partnership with the popular “Khawater 10” program.
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Juan Monaco held his nerve in a tight final set to upset third seed Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-2, 2-6, 6-4 Wednesday for
Poland’s Rafal Majka took a big step toward winning the Tour de France polka dot jersey.
A horse owned by Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II which won one of England’s most prestigious races has failed a drugs test.
Germany coach Joachim Loew said Wednesday that he never considered leaving his post after winning the World Cup.
Sri Lanka’s cycling team took to the open road for training at the Commonwealth Games but prompted a police response
The Los Angeles Clippers could face an exodus of players, sponsors, fans and their coach if embattled owner Donald
Manchester City’s under-21 team walked off the pitch during a friendly against Croatian side HNK Rijeka after one of their players was racially abused, the club has claimed.
Jeddah United cornered glory by pulling off a stunning 75-71 overtime win over Alnomor Team in the Fitness Time
Saudi Arabia's stock market gained on Wednesday on the back of the blue chips.
Their names may sound funny but their financial consequences are not.
Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund (PIF) aims to establish companies in areas including housing, petrochemicals and technology as it expands its investments locally and overseas, Finance Minister
The Saudi Cabinet’s approval on Tuesday to open the Saudi stock market for direct foreign investments after the issuance of guidelines from the country’s Capital Market Authority (CMA) drew positive
Production of raw steel totaled 137 million mt in June in the 65 countries reporting to the World Steel Association,
Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) announced Wednesday it will host the first ever Qatar Summer Festival, which will commence immediately after Eid Al Fitr holiday (Aug. 4 to Sept. 27,2014).
Michael Douglas is more accustomed to playing dashing leading men and corporate types.
The upcoming Toronto film festival will showcase a "big year" for Reese Witherspoon.
Fathers often see their daughters as royalty. But a few months ago, when Emily Heaton said she wanted to be a princess.
Indian film personalities Tamannaah and Akshay Kumar attend a promotional event for the upcoming Hindi film “It’s
"Downton Abbey" will be back for its fifth season on Jan. 4.