Kuwait is considering charging more than 40 people in connection with a deadly suicide bombing in a mosque claimed by the Daesh (the so-called IS) group, a security official said Sunday.
It takes just 55 minutes to clean the entire Grand Mosque complex, according to officials in charge of the mosque cleaning.
Growth in Saudi Arabia’s non-oil private sector slowed in June, a survey of businesses showed on Sunday, reaching its lowest level since the survey was launched in August 2009.
Wimbledon’s first Arab female umpire to officiate was worried that her hijab would anger some tennis fans.
A British teenage girl, who has joined Daesh (the so-called IS) in Syria, has ridiculed the Tunisian massacre in an online conversation with an undercover reporter pretending to be a wannabe terrorist bride.
The municipality is using advanced technology such as solar-powered waste containers and golf carts to clean the streets of Makkah and the areas surrounding the Grand Mosque this year.
Greeks are turning out in solid numbers to vote on their financial future. Private Mega TV channel says turnout has been markedly high, now standing at 35 percent, and lines have been seen at polling stations in Athens.
Fourteen galleries from across the Middle East are participating in the annual Shara Art Fair in Jeddah, which opened on July 1 for a week at Gold Moor Mall.
A video posted online Saturday purportedly shows teenage fighters linked to Daesh (the so-called IS) killing some 25 Syrian government soldiers in the historic town of Palmyra in central Syria.
A Saudi artist has created 12 portraits of Saudi kings and princes by using 45,000 international coins.
Images of previous terror attacks on Western capitals have been featured as part of an online advertising campaign.
The United States and Australia kicked off a massive joint biennial military exercise on Sunday, with Japan taking part for the first time as tensions with China over territorial rows loom over the drills.
A dressing covers the scar where surgeons cut open Reynaldo Nilo’s chest for life-saving heart surgery.
Two alliances of Syrian rebels battled to advance in government-held western Aleppo on Saturday.
A US-led coalition has carried out some of its heaviest airstrikes yet on the Daesh group’s de facto Syrian capital, killing more than 30 people, including six civilians.
President Beji Caid Essebsi on Saturday declared a state of emergency following last week’s beach massacre claimed by
Iran says it has deployed a new domestically built long-range radar system.
A MINISTRY of Justice report showed there were 33,954 divorces and 434 cases of khula (petitioning for a divorce
The Ministry of Justice reported the number of real estate deals for the year 2015 dropped by 14 percent in comparison to deals concluded during the same period in 2014.
Many citizens have been complaining about disorganization, total mismanagement and a severe shortage of staff at Uhud Hospital in Madinah.
Saudi Arabia has asked the Interpol to arrest two Saudis who escaped from the country after released from prison on bail.
A non-governmental charity organization in the Kingdom has teamed up with a German company in its global initiative to
The Ministry of Health has confirmed six new cases of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus infections in the Kingdom last week, the Saudi Press Agency reported Sunday.
The death toll from a ferry that capsized in the central Philippines has risen to 61.
The World Bank has removed a sharply critical portion.
Pope Francis makes his first South American trip in two years on Sunday, for an eight-day tour of Ecuador, Bolivia and
Two of Malaysia’s main opposition parties on Sunday demanded an emergency sitting of Parliament to discuss Prime
Kabul on Sunday announced it would launch an investigation into the deaths of more than 20 policemen killed in a battle with the Taliban.
Taliban ambushes and bombings killed at least seven Pakistani soldiers in the northwest as the military made a new push into the militants’ last major stronghold near the border with Afghanistan,
Floods inundated towns in the northern Philippines as Tropical Storm Linfa struck the northern edge of the
Prince Alwaleed on Wednesday, July 1, had pledged his entire $32-billion (SR120 billion) fortune to charitable projects over the coming years. The prince said in a statement that the “philanthropic
This is in response to the report “Two London teens have married Daesh militants,” in Saudi Gazette (July 5). A teenage girl ran away from home, got married with someone in a decent ceremony (not
The truth that we don't want to see,” in Saudi Gazette (July 5). There are just too many Indians in India. Not only in India in Bangladesh, Pakistan, the Philippines, Indonesia etc. etc. Same in
Reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton won his second successive British Grand Prix Sunday to extend his lead in the
Andre Greipel won the second stage of the Tour de France.
The Alaska Aces dethroned the defending champions Star Hotshots.
Chile won the Copa America for the first time Saturday.
Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews led by example, hitting an unbeaten 77 to help his team overcome a top order wobble.
Skipper Faf du Plessis scored an unbeaten half century to set up a crushing 52-run win for South Africa over
Fara Williams struck an extra-time winner from the penalty spot as England defeated Germany 1-0 to claim third place
Jamaican sprinters Asafa Powell and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce made up for the absence of injured Usain Bolt by storming
Developments in the Greek debt crisis continued to take center stage last week, a report by the National Bank of
Egypt's central bank says the Egyptian pound has fallen to a new low against the dollar, its second such drop since Thursday.
SABIC and the Korean petrochemical company SK Global Chemical have successfully concluded negotiations for a 50-50
Ziyad Bin Mahfouz, President of the Elaf Group of Companies, cited the significant role played by local travel and
Athens wants a tax amnesty deal for Greeks who have stashed cash in Swiss banks, in a bid to bring much-needed revenue to the debt-laden country, a Swiss newspaper reported Sunday.
A lover’s eyes compared to a drone strike, a smile to a suicide bomb and lips to fire. The violence of Pakistan’s
US pop legend Billy Joel married longtime girlfriend Alexis Roderick in a surprise wedding Saturday.
The rapper Lil Wayne on Saturday put out a new album as a streaming exclusive amid a heated dispute.
Jeanette and Alexander Toczko were each 8 years old when they became smitten with one another.
With the protest over the appointment of Gajendra Chauhan as Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) chairman