Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) has been avoiding flying over troubled areas as a precautionary measure.
Israel declared a Gaza ceasefire over on Friday and killed more than 60 Palestinians in renewed barbaric and inhuman shelling, saying militants had breached the truce shortly after it began and apparently captured an Israeli soldier.
The Council of Europe is taking new steps to combat violence against women under a newly ratified convention that came into force Friday. Fourteen European states are committing themselves to better fight violence against women following the signature of the so-called “Istanbul Convention.”
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah said Friday that world silence over Israeli “war crimes” in the Gaza Strip was “inexcusable”.
Crown Prince Salman Bin Abdulaziz, deputy premier and minister of defense, Friday left the Kingdom on a private vacation abroad, the Royal Court said.
Responding to criticism he has received from certain quarters of society, Sheikh Abdullatif Al-Asheikh, chief of the Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice (Haia), said no one can stop or regress the reforms that are already under way in the organization.
Expatriates occupy 60 percent of jobs in the travel and tourism sector and estimates point to the availability of around 4,000 jobs in this sector in various parts of the Kingdom.
According to the latest statistics published by the Ministry of Health, the number of sickle cell anemia patients in the Kingdom has declined by 0.3 percent.
The Ministry of Interior has implemented a system using advanced technology to monitor the country's land, air and sea borders against any infiltrator attempts to breach the Kingdom’s borders.
The increasing cost of living in the Kingdom has affected nearly every member of society and caused financial, social and perhaps even security problems.
Masjid Al-Mustarah, located 2.5 kilometers northwest of the Prophet's Mosque, has acquired its name because the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) rested and prayed at this place after her returned from the Battle of Uhud.
Officials from the Philippine Embassy in Riyadh visited the northwestern Saudi city of Hail on July 25-26 as part of the Embassy on Wheels (EOW) consular outreach program.
Olympic champion and world record holder David Rudisha was beaten by Nijel Amos in the Commonwealth Games 800m final
A 16-year-old Nigerian weightlifter was stripped of her Commonwealth Games gold medal Friday because of a positive
Vasek Pospisil eliminated top seed Tomas Berdych at the Citi Open Thursday, winning 6-2, 6-4 to progress to the
England’s James Anderson and India’s Ravindra Jadeja were both found not guilty Friday of breaching the International
Seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams ousted fourth-seeded birthday girl Victoria Azarenka in straight sets
Australia’s Marc Leishman fired a six-under par 64 Thursday to seize a one-stroke lead in the Bridgestone Invitational
Nolan Reimold hit two home runs, including a tiebreaking solo shot in the ninth, and the streaking Toronto Blue Jays
The New South Wales Waratahs will not be able to unleash their trademark running game if they allow the Canterbury Crusaders to dominate them at breakdown in Saturday’s Super Rugby final, skipper
Brent crude oil fell to a two-week low on Friday, slipping towards $105 a barrel as oversupply in the Atlantic basin and low demand outweighed worries over political tensions in the Middle East,
Chevron Corp., the world’s third-largest oil producer by market value, said second-quarter profit rose after it sold assets and crude prices climbed.
BG Group beat forecasts with a rise in second-quarter profits on Thursday driven by stronger gas prices and sales but warned of dipping production later this year and risks to its operations in Egypt.
Shoppers in Delhi are more e-commerce savvy compared to peers in other metros including Mumbai, Bangalore and
Gold futures extended a modest bounce off a six-week low, rebounding as the US dollar lost ground after data showed
Turkey’s exports were $12.54 billion in July, remaining flat compared to the same month of last year, the Turkish Exporters’ Assembly has said, as political fallout and the Iraq conflict have taken
Two grandmothers mystified by computer tablets have inspired a French-Romanian startup to develop an application and
Lifestyle guru Martha Stewart is singing the praises of personal drones and marveling at their untapped potential — although smuggling contraband into a prison might not be what she has in mind.
India has hired a group of monkey impersonators to scare the real marauding animals away from parliament and other key buildings in the nation’s capital, officials said Thursday.
Poles launched a Twitter campaign on Thursday urging countrymen to “#eatapples to spite Putin” a day after Russia slapped an embargo on Polish produce in retaliation against Western sanctions.
It’s a marriage made in gourmet burger heaven: a five-ounce, all-beef patty dripping with cheddar cheese and fried onions — served between a glazed donut.