It seems that Misyar marriages still appeal to some men despite the negative consequences of such unions.
We should be fair towards the “Localization”.
A round 5,000 male and female Saudi students—comprising both those on scholarships and those who are not—in Amman, Jordan, established a club for Saudi students.
Malaysia declared on Thursday the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 an accident.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman ordered bonuses to all state employees on Thursday and reshuffled some top government posts while keeping in place the interior, foreign, oil, finance and defense ministers.
King Salman has become a widely followed world leader on Twitter Inc while his popularity is progressively growing on other social media networks.
WHAT started in the 1990s as the original “The Halal Guys” food cart has become a word-of-mouth success story on the streets of New York and looks set to create a Middle Eastern street food phenomenon in national and international markets within the next five years.
SUSPICION in marital relations is a phenomenon that has existed for ages.
A NUMBER of taxi drivers in the Tabuk region have spoken out against the Saher traffic monitoring system that fines drivers for speeding and breaking other traffic laws, Al-Riyadh daily reported.
FEAR of open conflict with Israel — last seen in 2006 — has returned to Lebanon.
INSIDE the territory of Palestine lives a resilient, primarily Muslim population of about four million, encircled by a hostile neighbor.Some 21 hours’ flying time away is another resilient, highly atheist population of about four million, encircled by water.
In his latest interview, Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad “voiced untruths with confidence.”
ARMS outstretched like Rio de Janeiro's Christ the Redeemer, a towering Confucius statue stands in the seaside resort that hosts the Chinese Communist leadership's summer retreat, opposite a hulking monument to President Xi Jinping's dreams.
IT’s time to say goodbye again to Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF), the event that has brought fortune and joy to residents and visitors alike from Jan. 1.
Coffee in the morning is a quick pick-me-up to keep us alert and charged for the working day.
THE government is fighting a battle to put a stop to the toxic smoke that pollutes the Kingdom’s environment and
The Jeddah Municipality has regained 585,000 square meters of government land from encroachers over the past three months, press reports said on Thursday.
An official committee comprising representatives of four concerned departments has recommended drug and alcohol tests for drivers of buses transporting female schoolteachers.
Dozens of people are missing after an overloaded fishing trawler carrying migrants to Malaysia sank in strong currents off the coast of Bangladesh on Thursday, officials said.
First results from a human trial of an Ebola vaccine from GlaxoSmithKline show it is safe and generates an immune response, scientists said on Wednesday, but larger trials are needed to see if it
Sri Lanka is planning an investigation into accusations of human rights abuses in the final stages of a 26-year civil war amid international frustration at the failure to look into numerous civilian
The French first officer of an AirAsia passenger jet that crashed into the sea last month was at the controls at the time of the accident, Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee (NTSC)
Uber has failed to win a license to resume operations in New Delhi after one of its drivers allegedly raped a female passenger in the Indian capital last month, an official said Thursday.
Police have arrested and bailed the editor of an Urdu-language newspaper in Mumbai for reprinting a cartoon of the Prophet Muhammedm, pbuh, from satirical French magazine Charlie Hebdo, police said
TURKEY’S pilot “panic button” project which aimed to curb violence against women has largely failed to achieve results.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi has ordered an investigation into allegations that Shiite militiamen massacred Sunni residents in the eastern province of Diyala, his spokesman said on Thursday.
Libya’s warring factions who operate rival governments have agreed “in principle” to hold future talks to end the crisis in Libya, moving the negotiations away from Geneva, the United Nations said
Turkish Airlines and Lebanon’s Middle East Airlines (MEA) resumed flights to Baghdad on Thursday after halting them earlier in the week when bullets hit a plane as it was landing in the Iraqi capital.
An audio message purportedly from a Japanese journalist held by Islamic State militants said a Jordanian air force pilot also captured by the group would be killed unless a woman jailed in Jordan
We slept under the care of a king and woke up under the care of another king.
There are moments in our lives that can only happen once in a blue moon. In my case, it’s when I took the UPCAT (University of the Philippines college admission test) to open a new chapter in my life.
A Pakistani delegation led by federal Minister for Religious Affairs Mohammed Yusuf Sardar meets with Haj Minister
Archrivals Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova set up a dream Australian Open final Thursday while Andy Murray ground
If anyone had doubts that football believes the time is right for change at FIFA.
Neymar struck twice as Barcelona came from behind to seal a 3-2 victory.
United Arab Emirates coach Mahdi Ali Thursday said his team was hopeful.
Guinea will play in the African Nations Cup quarterfinals after qualifying instead of Mali by the drawing of lots at a
Pakistan paceman Mohammad Aamer vowed Thursday to prove himself as a “better player and better human being” after his
Austrian Bernd Wiesberger emerged the sole leader at Omega Dubai Desert Classic after Thursday’s first round featuring
A ‘Super Over’ will be used to determine the winner of this year’s World Cup if the final ends in a tie, the
Khaled Al-Aboodi, chief executive officer and general manager of Islamic Corporation for the Development of the
In a move to be more competitive and improve profitability.
Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal said Thursday its nine-month net profit dropped 20.3 percent.
After selling its ailing handset unit, Nokia has turned a fourth-quarter net profit of 443 million euros ($502 million) with sales increasing nearly 10 percent, partly buoyed by strong growth in
LG Electronics Inc. said Thursday it has lost money in the fourth quarter as costs from the closure of its plasma TV operations offset a recovery in its mobile phone business.
Samsung Electronics posted its first drop in annual net profit in three years Thursday and saw resurgent arch-rival Apple barge in on its pole position as the world's top smartphone maker.