At least four consultant doctors at Jeddah’s King Fahd Hospital have resigned this week following their reported refusal to treat people affected by MERS coronavirus, a section of the Arabic press reported on Tuesday.
The Ministry of Labor has announced serious plans to monitor shops selling women’s clothes and accessories to ensure that the actual activities of these shops are in line with their commercial registration, Al-Riyadh daily reported.
Saudis should have their fingerprints stored at the Interior Ministry’s central computer before they can obtain or renew their passports, reported Al-Hayat newspaper on Wednesday.
The Kingdom on Tuesday urged “stern” action by the international community against Syria after the regime’s decision to hold presidential elections and its use of toxic gas against civilians.
A royal order announced here on Tuesday that Prince Bandar Bin Sultan was relieved of his post as Chief of General Intelligence upon his request and that General Yousef Bin Ali Al-Idrisi was assigned to act as Chief of General Intelligence.
Prince Miteb Bin Abdullah, Minister of National Guard, visits King Abdulaziz Medical City (KAMC) in Riyadh on Tuesday to check on the Iraqi conjoined twins.
Crown Prince Salman Bin Abdulaziz, deputy premier and minister of defense, receives Khurram Dastgir Khan, Pakistan’s minister of commerce, in Riyadh on Tuesday.
A number of muaqibs (middleman who complete government paperwork for clients) have resorted to various tricks to reserve seats for themselves at the main hall of the Passports Department (Jawazat) in Madinah.
Around 200 chefs from major hotels and restaurants in Jeddah are bringing their sharpest knives, coolest nerves and hottest techniques.
Parts of the world saw a rare celestial event on Tuesday when the Earth’s shadow fell across the moon, turning it orange. The lunar eclipse unfolded over three hours beginning at about 2 a.m. EDT, when the moon began moving into Earth’s shadow.
Iraq’s justice minister says authorities have closed down a notorious prison west of Baghdad over security concerns.
Sonia Gandhi, president of India’s ruling Congress party, has issued a rare direct appeal to the nation not to return an opposition she said was motivated by “hatred and falsehood” in the country’s general election.
A mini-sub hunting for Malaysian jet MH370 prepared to make a second mission to the remote Indian Ocean seabed on Tuesday after aborting its first search as it encountered water deeper than its operating limits, officials said.
Two-time winners Al Ittihad joined Al Ain in the last 16 of the AFC Champions League after goals by Abdulfattah Asiri
Melbourne Victory stunned Guangzhou Evergrande 2-0 Tuesday to halt the title-holder’s progress.
Novak Djokovic stormed into the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters.
Real Madrid top scorer Cristiano Ronaldo will miss Wednesday’s King’s Cup final.
Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain both face substantial punishments for failing to comply with UEFA’s Financial
Sebastian Giovinco and Fernando Llorente helped Juventus beat Udinese 2-0 Monday and restore its eight-point lead at
Former Pakistan cricket captain Rashid Latif said Tuesday he turned down the job of national chief selector because he
Red Bull Tuesday lost its appeal over Daniel Ricciardo’s disqualification from second place in last month’s Australian
Prominent businessman from the Eastern Province, Abdul Rahman Al-Otaishan , has been elected Chairman of Asharqia
India's inflation accelerated in March to a three-month high, data showed Tuesday.
Malaysia is participating in a big way in the on-going Saudi Food.
The Board of Directors of Saudi Electricity Company (SEC) has approved the awarding of 17 projects at a total cost of SR7.239 billion.
GE and Aramco Entrepreneurship launched on Monday an open global technology challenge to accelerate the development of solutions focused on improving energy efficiency of seawater desalination.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has announced its strongest-ever passenger and cargo volumes for a first quarter, together with $1.4 billion in total revenues
Diana Haddad is reportedly preparing a music video to her latest hit single.
Shah Rukh Khan is in Abu Dhabi burning the midnight oil ahead of the seventh season of IPL.
US pop diva Lady Gaga is slated to perform at a summer music festival in South Korea.
The next hearing on Canadian pop star Justin Bieber’s assault charge for striking a limousine driver on the back of
Advertising drama “Mad Men,” facing a night of stiff competition on cable television, drew 2.3 million viewers to the