An instructor and a student pilot were killed when a military training aircraft crashed on Sunday morning, an official source at the Ministry of Defense said in a statement.
A total of 174,461 violators of labor and residency laws have been arrested during the first five weeks of the security campaign, which started on March 8.
Yemeni Foreign Minister Riyadh Yaseen on Sunday rejected a call for talks issued by ousted president Ali Abdullah Saleh. Saleh, whose loyalists have been fighting alongside Houthi rebels, on Friday called on all Yemenis to return to political dialogue.
Any aggression on Saudi Arabia will be dealt with strongly and effectively by Pakistan, reiterated Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in an exclusive interview to Okaz/Saudi Gazette here recenty.
The death toll from Nepal's earthquake rose to 3,218 on Monday, two days after the massive quake ripped across this Himalayan nation, leaving tens of thousands shell-shocked and sleeping in streets.
Decision-makers in the Pakistani political and military leadership as well as the general public are on the same track in supporting the Saudi-led operation to restore legitimacy in Yemen and defeat the Houthi aggression.
It was the worst scare Delhi has felt in decades. The high-intensity earthquake that has devastated Nepal, jolted the people of Delhi and many parts of east and north India.
There are about 90,000 Saudi male and female students currently studying in the United States, according to the US Consul General in Dhahran Mike Hankey.
Syrian government warplanes pounded the northwestern city of Jisr Al-Shughur.
Asian countries were scrambling on Sunday to locate thousands of their nationals stranded in Nepal after a huge earthquake devastated the Himalayan nation, severing communications and transport links.
India on Sunday dispatched 13 military aircraft to Nepal loaded with tons of food.
Consul General of South Africa Shoayb Casoo, who was posted in January, expressed happiness at being in Saudi Arabia and aims to build on bilateral relations between the two countries, he told Saudi Gazette in an exclusive interview.
Eight Saudi women have been given flight dispatcher licenses after they passed a 13-week course that qualified them for this post at airlines operating throughout the Kingdom.
UN chief Ban Ki-moon on Sunday urged Europe to refrain from resorting to a military solution to prevent a repeat of the shipwreck in the Mediterranean that left more than 750 migrants dead.
‘God’s special place’… that’s how one politician once described the lands of Africa’s southernmost nation; with its
This year, the South African Embassy will celebrate the National Day under the theme: “Celebrating the Beginning of
Jubran Holding, a fully owned private entity, was established to promote diversified business activities, with special
I would like to ask the author of the article "Only Saudis should drive taxis" (Apr. 25) a simple question. If he can answer it positively, then with 100 percent certainty, Saudization can be
With regard to the post "‘Stop the misuse of cameras in the Holy Mosques’ " (Apr. 25), some pilgrims are visiting the Holy Mosques for the first time. They are understandably excited and they want
With regard to the article "Shoura considering 40-hour work week" (Apr. 25), we have been hearing about this subject for many years but nothing has ever been finalized.
A healthcare forum focusing on how health institutions can work together on a global level to tackle diseases kicks off today (Monday) at the Riyadh Ritz Carlton.
I WROTE more than once in this column that new media has become the mouthpiece of the voiceless people. If it is
The vast majority of malaria infections occur in Muslim countries, said the head of an organization to combat the disease.
The Ministry of Labor has been intensifying its efforts to fight tasattur by launching an online portal allowing citizens to participate in approving labor policies before they become law.
Cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus have dropped for the fifth week in a row but the situation cannot yet be described as stable, according to a senior health official.
Dar Al-Hekma University last week hosted the third Review Course in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (CAP) to educate
A Saudi Arabian Airlines flight from Colombo to Jeddah was delayed for over two hours on Thursday because of a water leakage in the first class cabin.
Tremors shook northeast India on Monday, three days after a severe earthquake caused devastation in neighboring Nepal, sending residents rushing out of their homes fearing for their safety.
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir was reelected on Monday with 94.5 percent of the vote in polls he had been widely expected to win, the National Electoral Commission said.
China cancelled all spring climbs on the north face of Mount Everest, state media said Monday, after an earthquake in
Nearly a million children have been "severely affected" by a severe earthquake in Nepal that has killed more than 3,200 people.
Officials say the death toll from severe weather in northwestern Pakistan has risen to 45.
Indonesia notified nine foreigners and a local man convicted of drug trafficking.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will meet US Secretary of State John Kerry at the opening of a UN conference on the global anti-nuclear weapons treaty on Monday.
Chelsea will have to wait to celebrate for at least a week after its seemingly inevitable progress toward the Premier
The banged up Rain or Shine Elasto Painters fought like wounded tigers to live to fight another day.
Top-seeded Kei Nishikori successfully defended his title at the Barcelona Open.
Eliud Kipchoge led a Kenyan clean sweep of the podium places.
Briton Lee Westwood made it an Indonesian Masters hat trick by winning the Asian Tour title Sunday but only after
A devastating spell from seam bowler James Anderson set England up for a nine-wicket triumph in the second Test
Bayern Munich was confirmed as German champion for the 25th time Sunday as Wolfsburg’s 1-0 defeat at Borussia Moenchengladbach meant Pep Guardiola’s Bavarians can no longer be caught.
Porscha Lucas led Team USA to victory in the women’s 800m relay at the Penn Relays Saturday and the Americans won four of six events in the USA vs. The World races.
The Islamic banking industry in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) is set to achieve $683 billion of Shariah-compliant assets by 2019, according to EY’s World Islamic Banking Competitiveness report.
Bahrain’s real GDP growth reached 4.5% in 2014, the latest Bahrain Economic Quarterly (BEQ) issued by the Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) revealed.
With GCC chemical exports reaching $54.6 billion, streamlining supply chain functions will be the key to maintaining a
The GCC consulting market grew by more than 15 percent to $2.5 billion in 2014. This means the market has expanded by more than $1billion in just three years.
The UAE trade mission to the Czech and Slovak Republics, headed by Sultan Al Mansouri, UAE Minister of Economy, concluded successfully with the organization of the UAE-Slovakia Business Forum in the
The increasing use of mobile devices for work is continuing to rise, Gulf Business Machines (GBM), the region’s number
The Arts and Skills Institute (ASI), an innovative and contemporary School of Art and Fashion in the capital, hosted
Obama plenty of new material to work with on the night.
Shah Rukh Khan complimented German Ambassador to India.
As she embarks on the last tour of a more than six-decade career that began in post-war Paris.
Police captured a young, female coyote outside a cafe in a residential area of lower Manhattan on Sunday.