The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Friday condemned in the strongest terms the horrendous crime by extremist settlers who attacked and burned a house in Nablus,
JEDDAH, Riyadh, and other cities in our country are seeing unprecedented levels of traffic congestions that make the lives of their residents all the more harder.
The Ministry of Higher Education has in the past few months exerted painstaking efforts to improve the scholarship programs and increase the chances of finding a job for the students who join the program.
IN a world full of conflicts and uncertainties, strong partners need to work together and to look together for paths to a peaceful future and prosperity for the coming generations, German Minister for Foreign Affairs Frank-Walter Steinmeier has said.
ASTRONOMERS have found a planetary system with three super-Earths orbiting a bright, dwarf star — one of them likely a volcanic world of molten rock.
A LARGE number of grandparents in the Kingdom often find themselves alone even when they are surrounded by family members.When younger members of the family are so engrossed with their smartphones that they rarely pay attention at family gatherings or bother to interact with others.
LOCATED 200 kilometers northeast of Al-Laith Governorate, Ruboo Al-Ain town is a domestic tourist attraction famous for its breathtaking scenery.
TURKEY’S deputy prime minister this week ignited a new row over discrimination against women in Turkish politics when he told a female deputy who tried to interrupt his speech to “as a woman, be quiet!”.
THE ecosystem of Iraq — known by historians as being the cradle of agriculture — is under threat, due to misuse of water, the completion of a new dam, and increasingly salty soil, an award-winning Iraqi environmentalist told Al Arabiya News recently.
THE Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) and organizers of Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS), has announced the names of the 20 regional and international students, who have emerged as the winners of the 10th anniversary global edition of the multiaward-winning DSS Apprenticeship Program.Rasheed Al Otibi from King Saud University will represent Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in the landmark edition of the longest running destination-marketing internship program, which has expanded its reach to an international audience this year by going global – furthering its decade long journey of learning, creativity and success.
KING Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) and Saudi Aramco Entrepreneurship Center (SAEC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding by which KAEC will provide logistical support and services for entrepreneurs supported by SAEC.
This is in response to the article published in Saudi Gazette The ‘Saved’ (July 30) by Nawar Fakhry Ezzy.
Making harsher and clear cut laws will only address the symptoms of this behavior, not the roots enabling it.
It is interesting to note that after so many years of harassment of sexual nature, the Saudis have finally recognized the problem in their homeland.
Ministry of Labor should do something practical to implement this law.
I also agree some kids do a lot of mischief at the holy mosque, even with kids spitting against each other.
Most of the people commenting on this story seem to be too lazy to read the story itself.
It will be a great achievement indeed if #Jeddah does manage to enter Guinness Book of World Records.
“Selfies expose you to danger”...so does everyday living. How about just issuing guidelines and allowing intelligent people to make their own responsible decisions.
This is really bad! I just fear for the kids in this broken homes! They may grow up to become extremist, because to them they’ve got nothing to lose and society ain’t fair to them!
Parents should be more vigilant in malls where young girls are often seen to wander off by themselves out of sight and with a more relaxed environment in shopping centers in Saudi Arabia these days,
She has 34 years of work! Who of those men can prove such a huge record of success?
Treat maids like humans or train your wives to do the maids’ jobs.
THE other day, a citizen videotaped an expatriate woman while she was standing next to a dumpster holding some tomatoes.
THEY call you and offer you credit cards, especially during this time when Eid Al-Fitr holiday is around the corner and you are about to buy so many things.
THE summer vacation is the best time for a family to get together and spend some quality time and enjoy each other’s
Makkah Emir Prince Khaled Al-Faisal, who is also adviser to Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman,
King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) signed on Thursday a memorandum of understanding with the Saudi Electricity Company (SEC) and the Energy Technology Company to set up the first
A Palestinian toddler was burned to death and four family members wounded in an arson attack by suspected Jewish settlers on two homes in the Israeli-occupied West Bank on Friday.
A suicide bomber rammed an explosives-packed car into a Yemeni army checkpoint on Friday killing nine soldiers, a military source said, blaming Al-Qaeda for the attack.
Two more Turkish police were killed Friday in an attack blamed on Kurdish militants as tensions in the country boiled over amid the military’s cross-border bombing campaign against extremists in
Tunisia’s presidency on Friday extended the country’s state of emergency for an additional two months as the country battles a violent insurgency that last month killed 38 tourists on a beach.
Four Indian nationals have been detained in the Libyan coastal city of Sirte, an Indian government spokesman said on Friday, an area which is under the control of Daesh (the so-called IS) militants.
SWINGING a pickaxe high above his head, the sweating former Marxist guerrilla brings it down sharply, breaking up
BRIGHT colored kayaks bobbed around the rotted hull of a World War II submarine chaser that was rusted into a ghostly
AS the sun sets and darkness falls over a village outside Bahawalpur, Shama Bibi switches on her solar lantern and
A female suicide bomber on a tricycle killed six people Friday in a new attack on a market in Maiduguri.
Philippine President Benigno Aquino III said Friday he had picked Interior Secretary Manuel "Mar" Roxas II as the administration candidate to succeed him in elections next year.
One person was killed and 12 wounded on Friday in a drive-by shooting at a Sri Lankan election rally attended by the finance minister, in the latest political violence in a nation still recovering
Malaysian authorities confirmed Friday that plane wreckage washed up on an Indian Ocean island was from a Boeing 777, meaning the part is almost certainly from missing flight MH370.
Ian Bell guided England to an eight-wicket victory over Australia in the third Test at Edgbaston Friday to put the
Top seed Rafael Nadal defeated fifth seed Pablo Cuevas 6-3, 6-2 Friday to set up a Hamburg semifinal clash against
Beijing was chosen by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to host the 2022 Winter Olympics Friday.
Two-time defending champion John Isner beat Radek Stepanek 7-6 (3), 7-6 (7) Thursday in his opening match in the
Veteran South African Retief Goosen drew on good memories of past Presidents Cups played at Robert Trent Jones Golf
West Ham, which qualified for the Europa League due to its fair play record, had a player sent-off in a 2-2 draw with
Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce warmed up for the world championships with a dominant win in the women’s 100 meters on a cool
The 1984 Summer Olympic Torch that Bruce Jenner carried through Lake Tahoe, Nevada, sold for just under $24,000 at an
Millennium & Copthorne Hotels announced the signing of its frequent flyer global agreement with Saudi Arabia’s national carrier, Saudia, and Alfursan the airline’s loyalty program, underlining its
On the occasion of official launch of Microsoft Windows 10, Mohammed Noufal, channel consumer group from Microsoft is
BOEING Co, which loses about $23 million on every 787 Dreamliner passenger jet that leaves the factory, is trying to
An Ebola vaccine developed in record time has proved highly effective against the deadly virus in a large trial in Guinea and could now be used to help end a vast outbreak in West Africa,
Honda said Friday that net profit in April-June jumped nearly 20 percent as strong sales in North America and a weak yen helped offset the impact of an exploding air-bag crisis.
Hundreds of French sailors blocked the city of Calais Friday, using burning tires to prevent access to the port in the midst of the peak holiday travel period.