The Saudi national campaign to support Syrian refugees has secured emergency medical treatment for an elderly Syrian woman in Jordan's Zaatari Refugee Camp, the Saudi Press Agency reported on Wednesday.
Deputy Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman, second deputy premier and minister of defense is scheduled to leave for Egypt Thursday.
A Saudi women initiative to boost the participation of women in public affairs has started lobbying since the last municipal elections back in 2011.
Officials pose with the curtain of the Kaaba door at the United Nations in New York, Tuesday.
An analysis of an Israeli assault in the Gaza Strip following the capture of one of its soldiers during last year's war in the Palestinian territory shows "strong evidence" of war crimes.
The Saudi Railways Organization conducted the first successful trial run of the Haramain Express Train on Tuesday on a 100-kilometer stretch between Rabigh and Madinah.
Police have found a 12-year-old girl after she had vanished from an ice cream shop at one of the malls in south Jeddah after midnight Sunday.
The exiled Yemeni government has issued an order for militiamen fighting alongside loyalist troops against Shiite rebels be merged into the armed forces, as clashes raged Wednesday in the country's south.
Brent crude price is up 15% from 1Q 15, but still low in absolute terms, averaging $ 61.9 a barrel in the 2Q15, the National Commercial Bank said in its July 2015 “Saudi Economic Review”.
India’s top court on Wednesday rejected a last-ditch plea by a convicted bomb plotter, clearing the way for his execution.
In the steamy Baghdad night, sweat poured down the faces of the Iraqi teens as they marched around a school courtyard, training for battle Daesh (the so-called IS) group.
Philippine generals on Wednesday asked Congress to almost triple annual defence spending over the next five years to upgrade equipment amid an escalating marine dispute with giant neighbor China.
A Saudi policeman was killed and two others were injured in an attack in the Eastern Province, the Interior Ministry said Wednesday.
Bahrain has arrested several people in connection with Tuesday’s deadly bombing and suspect the attack was a “foreign attempt” to harm the Gulf state’s stability.
The Afghan government is investigating reports of the death of Taliban supremo Mullah Omar, a presidential spokesman said Wednesday, amid frenzied speculation about the rumored demise of the reclusive cleric.
Kuwait said on Thursday it had uncovered a network of the Daesh militant group including five Kuwaitis and referred them to judicial authorities for prosecution.
Turkish jets launched their heaviest assault on Kurdish militants in northern Iraq overnight since airstrikes began last week.
The Turkish government has given its formal approval for the United States to use the Incirlik air base in southern Turkey for raids against Daesh militants in Syria, a Foreign Ministry official
Israel offered a cautious welcome on Wednesday to the planned US release of former spy Jonathan Pollard, wary that too warm a celebration might hurt efforts to persuade the Obama administration to
France sought to revive its relations with Iran on Wednesday, extending an invitation to President Hassan Rohani to
Iran's foreign minister moved Tuesday to dismiss speculation that his country's nuclear deal with major powers could
The Bureau of Investigation and Public Prosecution (BIP) released two of the seven young men who had been arrested over the July 17 Corniche harassment case after they were found innocent.
The head of one of Iraq's fiercest Shiite militias called the US-led coalition's campaign against Daesh (the so-called IS) ineffective and accused Washington of lacking the will to uproot the
Retirees are demanding Ministry of Social Affairs increase their pensions and are calling for annual bonuses and health insurance to be added.
Minister of Municipal and Rural Affairs Abdullatif Al-Asheikh will deliver the keynote address at the inaugural session of the upcoming Municipality Excellence and Expansion Summit in Riyadh.
An expatriate worker in his 60s was arrested and charged with sexually harassing a seven-year-old girl and threatening to kill her if she told anyone of the assault.
Police sent two teenagers arrested on charges of harassing a girl outside a mall in Taif to a juvenile home as they prepared to hand over the case to the Bureau for Investigation and Public
akub Abdul Razak Memon, the only death row convict in India's deadliest terror attack, the 1993 Mumbai bombings that killed 257 people,
Al-Maabdah branch municipality in Makkah has closed down five shops and groceries for various violations, including a
An Indian anti-corruption campaigner and a fellow countryman who recycles clothes for the poor are among this year’s recipients of the Philippines’ Ramon Magsaysay Award.
THE Ministry of Labor has promised us that the problem of a shortage of housemaids would soon be solved. Everybody was
Flash floods triggered by torrential monsoon rain have killed at least 26 people in a west Indian state in the past 48 hours.
Australian police on Wednesday arrested a man over a series of shootings and bombings three decades ago targeting family court judges that left four dead, shocking the nation.
The leader of an anti-Shiite group behind some of Pakistan’s worst sectarian atrocities was killed in a shootout with
Eight men have been charged with hundreds of child sex offenses against a 13-year-old girl in Australia, including her father whom police alleged on Wednesday organized the horrific abuse over two
A Malaysian parliamentary investigation into a graft scandal at a state investment fund embroiling Prime Minister
This is in response to the report “Employers told not to seize expats’ passports,” in Saudi Gazette (July 28).
There is a suggestion: Authorities can make it mandatory for all the expatriates to keep both iqama and passport all the times with them,
I asked my employer about my passport but until now I didn’t receive it.
This is in response to the report “Abdul Kalam, father of India's missile program, dies at 83,” in Saudi Gazette (July 28).
It was luck meeting Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam in 2005 when he was the president of India and he visited my college.
APJ Abdul Kalam’s inspiring quotes — A Tribute: ‘Don't take rest after your first victory because if you fail in second,
Paceman James Anderson took six wickets to skittle Australia for a paltry 136 and put England in control on the first
Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein said Wednesday that he thought Michel Platini.
IOC President Thomas Bach said Boston was firmly to blame for its aborted bid for the 2024 Olympics.
Sri Lanka will look to prevent a clean sweep by Pakistan on the current tour.
The New York Yankees came back with a vengeance Tuesday, parlaying an 11-run second inning into a 21-5 triumph over
Asian minnows Bangladesh are confident of pulling off an upset victory against world No. 1 South Africa in the
The script called for Jason Varitek to remain in the dugout until it was time for the ceremonial first pitch. Pedro
The Toronto Blue Jays swapped All-Star shortstops with the Colorado Rockies Tuesday, acquiring Troy Tulowitzki while
Arab nations exported $3.377 billion worth of products to Brazil during first half of 2015.
IMF chief Christine Lagarde says the world economy is recovering but fragile and "faces some downside risks."
World’s three biggest shipbuilders posted a combined 4.8 trillion won ($4.1 billion) in operating losses.
The Middle East is witnessing a massive development in the hospitality sector with a total of 453 hotel projects planned in the next five years, a report said.
Many countries nowadays are focusing on having a smart cities, therefore the demand for companies such as Advantech
“WAJID” packages from Mobily are featured with easiness and fulfillment of the needs of customers in addition to the
Music icons including Willie Nelson and Neil Young will campaign against the power of agricultural companies and the
It would be a shock, a terrible shock, to Elinor Dashwood and the other characters in “Sense and Sensibility,” to see this happening.
Five thousand people dressed in white got together for the world’s largest popup picnic at a location revealed only at
A fugitive has been arrested after federal agents saw his photo in a Washington state newspaper that ran a story about a low-budget horror movie.
Ukraine has banned French actor Gerard Depardieu from entering the country for five years, its state security service