The Special Criminal Court in Jeddah sentenced two Saudis to prison for illegally traveling to Syria.
The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) hosted at its headquarters in Jeddah the annual conference of the Saudi Project for Utilization of Haj Meat (Adahi).
A new species of palm tree has started sprouting around Dubai.
Arab families are not aware of the importance of saving and continue to spend money on commodities.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdulaziz will meet with United States President Barack Obama in Washington on Sept. 4, the White House confirmed on Thursday.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman held wide ranging talks with Yemen’s President Abdrabbu Mansour Hadi in the Moroccan port city of Tangier on Thursday.
Six budding filmmakers have been selected from a large field of high-quality candidates to take part in the second Arab Film Studio documentary program.
With the beginning of the new academic year, teachers report that most students come to school tired due to poor sleeping habits.
A number of Saudi women working for school canteens have complained that the contractors in charge of running canteens treat them poorly and pay them a meager monthly salary of SR300.
Arguments between the older and younger generations of Saudis never end, but when it comes to body piercings.
Muslims living in the West and other parts of the world have it a little harder than Muslims living in the Gulf region, when it comes to eating out or shopping for food.
Islamic leaders from 20 countries launched a bold Climate Change Declaration.
They are among the most tragically wounded from the Middle East’s multiple wars.
The crowd exploded into laughter as Pakistani comedian Shehzad Ghias Shaikh threw them his final punchline, gripping the microphone as he roasted the dating app Tindr and traditional South Asian family matchmaking.
The Anti-Corruption Commission’s recent survey revealed that 44.9% of public sector employees are willing to fight corruption.
Today, it is easy to buy a PhD research thesis or to have it prepared by someone.
The Education Ministry’s delay in naming the company that won the contract to print textbooks has been blamed for the late distribution of books to the students.
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President Mahmoud Abbas is acting to shake up Palestinian politics with peace talks with Israel in deep freeze and unity efforts with Hamas Islamists who run the Gaza Strip stalled.
Yemen’s foreign minister says his government is not negotiating with Shiite rebels who captured the capital, Sanaa, last September.
The Lebanese group Hezbollah and allied Christian politicians boycotted a cabinet meeting on Thursday, deepening a political crisis that has paralyzed Prime Minister Tammam Salam’s national unity
A suicide bomber killed two Iraqi generals on Thursday in Anbar province, a key battleground against Daesh (the so-called IS) group, as the militants made gains in northern Syria.
Researchers have linked a sophisticated hacking scheme targeting Iranian dissidents back to Iran.
The Indian army patrolled riot-hit areas of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s home state of Gujarat on Thursday after the death toll rose to seven in two days of caste-related violence.
Chinese police have arrested 12 people over giant explosions that killed at least 145 people and devastated a swathe of a Chinese port city, state media said Thursday as prosecutors probe 11
The South African review board that will decide on the release of Oscar Pistorius is to meet on Sept. 18, his family said Thursday, after the Paralympian’s parole was delayed last week.
Hong Kong police charged teenage student leader Joshua Wong on Thursday for his role last year in storming government headquarters, which helped trigger 79 days of pro-democracy street occupations
As many as 50 refugees were found dead in a parked lorry in eastern Austria near the Hungarian border on Thursday, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the discovery had shaken European leaders
There will be no holiday in compensation for the Kingdom’s National Day on Sept. 23, as it falls within the Eid Al-Adha holidays this year.
Over three quarters of the Kingdom’s private schools will be evaluated this year for their performance and the behavior of students, according to the Education Ministry.
Around 135,000 domestic pilgrims, including Saudis and expatriates, have so far registered with local Haj companies to perform Haj this year.
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