The Council of Ministers on Monday called on the people of Yemen to rally behind President Abdrabbu Mansour Hadi so as to enable him to perform his constitutional duties as well as to push forward the peaceful political process and get their country out of the current dangerous situation.
Senior officials of the Ministry of Labor on Monday sought cooperation from citizens and expatriates to help nab violators of residency and labor laws and make the upcoming security campaign a big success.
It is not mandatory for girls schools to introduce sports programs, Education Minister Azzam Al-Dakhil has clarified.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan listen to their national anthems during a welcoming ceremony upon the latter’s arrival in Riyadh on Monday.
A Saudi diplomat, kidnapped in Yemen almost three years ago and handed to Al-Qaeda, has been freed and returned to the Kingdom, the Interior Ministry said on Monday.
Seventeen cemeteries in Jeddah are suffering from negligence and many of them do not have fences to protect the graves from scavenging animals, residents told Al-Madinah newspaper.
Batterjee Medical College (BMC) for Science and Technology is working with Jeddah Health Affairs and the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI) to raise public awareness of the importance of leading healthy lifestyles in order to avoid chronic diseases.
Forty police officers were wounded on Sunday in clashes with demonstrators opposed to shale gas exploration in the Algerian Sahara, the Interior Ministry announced.
Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday tried to calm tensions with Israel before Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s congressional address, yet insisted the Obama administration’s diplomatic record with Iran entitles the US to “the benefit of the doubt” as negotiators work toward a long-term nuclear deal.
Bangladesh’s elite security force said they had arrested a suspect on Monday over last week’s murder of the atheist American blogger Avijit Roy, accusing him of being behind earlier death threats on social media.
Britain’s Prince William, second right, is accompanied by a museum officer, right, as he tours the Forbidden City during his first visit in Beijing on Monday. — AFP
The Tunisian leasing firm El Wifack has signed an advisory services contract and a term sheet with the Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD), the private sector arm of the Islamic Development Bank Group (IDB), in order to process and support its conversion to full Shariah- compliant Banking operations.
HILTON Worldwide has signed three new Hilton Garden Inn hotels for Dubai and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), adding to the mid-market brand’s growing portfolio of more than 10 hotels either trading or under development in the Middle East.
With reference to the article "Expats ‘commit a crime every 24 minutes’ (March 2), in every society any where in the world there are good and bad people.
With reference to the article "Two expats arrested over serial murders in Riyadh" by Mishal Al-Otaibi (March 2), they are a disgrace to Pakistan.
This refers to the article "Huroob or not Huroob" by Mahmoud Ahmad (March 2).I would like to bring another problem regarding "family visa".
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman receives South Korean President Park Geun-Hye at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh on Tuesday.
Egypt's Administrative Court issued a ruling on Tuesday that effectively halts the March/April parliamentary election process, judicial sources said.
A warplane belonging to the forces controlling Tripoli carried out airstrikes on the oil ports of Ras Lanuf and Es Sidra on Tuesday, but only caused minor damage, said a security official allied
A Lebanese soldier and a wanted militant were killed in an exchange of gunfire in northern Lebanon on Tuesday, security sources and a medic said.
Saudi Arabian Airlines will operate direct flights from Tabuk to Cairo from Mar. 30, earlier than originally planned.
Backed by allied Shiite and Sunni fighters, Iraqi security forces on Monday began a large-scale military operation to recapture Saddam Hussein’s hometown from the self-proclaimed Islamic State
A man in Al-Aqeeq who had been lost in the mountains for three days has been found after he buried himself underground thinking he was going to die, Al-Madinah reported.
A policeman died of bullet wounds on Monday following an attack by a criminal wanted in connection with a murder case.
There are 10 suspected cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus currently being treated at King Fahd Hospital in Jeddah, according to the head of the Health Ministry's department of
Four Syrian refugees died on Monday when their mobile home caught fire in Jordan’s Zaatari camp near the Syrian border, the United Nations refugee agency and a witness said.
A drone attack killed two suspected Al-Qaeda militants in the southern Yemeni province of Shabwa on Monday, local residents said.
The Consulate General of Pakistan has started the appointment system of NADRA on a daily basis to run business in a smooth manner and without any operational or security issues.
A baby is born with a birth defect every 4.5 minutes, according to a flyer developed by the National Birth Defects Prevention Network (NBDPN) ahead of a day of observation that aims to raise
A new UN report says Libya’s ability to prevent the flow of weapons into and out of the chaotic country is “almost nonexistent,” and it calls for the tightening of an arms embargo that the
The White House on Tuesday said President Barack Obama will hold a secure video conference with European leaders to discuss the crisis in Ukraine and other "global security issues."
India's Maharashtra state has extended a ban on killing cows to bulls and bullocks, a state government source said, in
An earthquake measuring 6.4 magnitude struck off the Indonesian island of Sumatra on Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
A Thai court will decide this month whether to release 17 Uighurs from the western Chinese region of Xinjiang, including 13 children, who have been detained for the past 11 months in Bangkok, a
Australia's weather bureau said on Tuesday the chance of an El Nino developing this year had risen to about 50 percent after signs of renewed warming in tropical Pacific Ocean.
Indian Oil Corp (IOC) , the country’s biggest refiner, has suspended its general manager for international trade for allegedly leaking confidential information to an official of a private company,
Philippine soldiers have seized a rebel base and bomb factory in the south, a spokesman said on Monday.
outh Africa thrashed Ireland by 201 runs in their World Cup Pool B match at Canberra's Manuka Oval on Tuesday.The
South Africa’s impressive depth was underlined in their emphatic World Cup win over West Indies Friday and with
Five magic moments at the 2015 Cricket World Cup as the tournament takes its first rest day Monday:
Padraig Harrington ended a seven-year title drought on the two main tours when he won the Honda Classic in a playoff
Real Madrid stumbled to a costly 1-1 draw with Villarreal at home Sunday to tighten the Spanish league title race.
Juan Mata and Angel Di Maria are the two most expensive players in Manchester United’s history, costing a combined 97
Rafael Nadal won his first title in nearly nine months Sunday, beating Juan Monaco 6-4, 6-1 to win the Argentina Open.
The significant drop in oil prices could lead to higher credit losses and lower liquidity for some banking systems in oil-producing countries, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services (S&P) said.
While more than half of KSA respondents believe that their financial position will improve in the next six months, a
HTC unveiled its new products Sunday at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, including a new version of its One
Thousands of people are gathered in Barcelona this week for the Mobile World Congress 2015 to see the latest and
Just a day before the Mobile World Congress officially kicked off, Huawei held an event to bring everyone up to date
A Civil Affairs mobile van provided services to Saudi SABIC employees at the company headquarters in Riyadh from Feb. 8 to 19.
For its next technological trick, Google will show you what it’s like to soar through trees in the Amazon jungle.
Antarctica's Ross Sea has been a rare safe haven for emperor penguins for thousands of years, even when temperatures were too harsh for their liking, a study released Monday suggests.
Five Japanese men became sick after eating poisonous puffer fish, an official said Tuesday, the latest victims of a delicacy seen as sophisticated by fans and crazy by others.
Residents of Brattleboro, Vermont, will vote on a ballot item that would let 16- and 17-year-olds vote in local elections.
A husband and wife thought to be one of the oldest married couples in New York have celebrated their birthdays — and their combined ages will be 212.