Two people, including a security officer, were killed and eight others injured in Houthi shell attacks in Najran on Tuesday.
The Ministry of Labor announced that more than 80 recruitment companies and offices have announced their readiness to recruit domestic workers from India, Sri Lanka, the Philippines and Vietnam in line with the new regulations.
Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Naif will inaugurate on Wednesday 15th Scientific Forum.
Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Naif, deputy premier and minister of interior, visited on Tuesday the Qatif Central Hospital and enquired about the health of citizens.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman receives Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi at Al-Salam Palace in Jeddah on Tuesday.
The municipality has begun decorating Makkah’s streets and tunnels in preparation for the holy month of Ramadan.
Gold fell more than 1 percent on Tuesday as the dollar extended gains following stronger US inflation data and comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen that reinforced the central bank’s tightening bias on monetary policy.
Arab expatriate was shot in Hofuf, sparking a hunt for the shooter.
Saudi Arabia had led its first ever military intervention into Yemen, dubbed “Decisive Storm”.
Turkey’s general election looks likely to push Tayyip Erdogan’s dream of an all-powerful presidency further from his reach, and usher in a period of turbulence as its most divisive modern leader jockeys to maintain his dominance.
At least 800 people have died in a major heat wave that has swept across India, melting roads in New Delhi as temperatures neared 50 degrees Celsius (122 Fahrenheit).Hospitals were on alert to treat victims of heatstroke and authorities advised people to stay indoors with no end in sight to the searing conditions.In the worst-hit state of Andhra Pradesh, in the south, 551 people have died in the last week as temperatures hit 47 degrees Celsius on Monday.“The state government has taken up education programs through television and other media to tell people not to venture into the outside without a cap, to drink water and other measures,” said P. Tulsi Rani, special commissioner for disaster management in the state.
Four months after becoming prime minister, Narendra Modi stunned Indians by picking up a crude straw broom and, holding it like a dance partner.
Yemen’s pro-government fighters have pushed out Shite rebels and their allies and retaken a southern city that’s the gateway to the port of Aden.
The Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs has banned non-Saudis from participating in street markets. A source from the ministry said Saudis have the right and priority to work and make a living in their country.
A salesman working in a shop where a member of the Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice (Haia) kicked out a Saudi woman on Sunday for apparently dressing immodestly.
Yemeni President Abdrabbu Mansour Hadi met Hadramout Alliance leaders and discussed with them the current situation in Yemen.
A number of Makkah residents claimed some restaurants, coffee shops and fast food stalls east and north of the city serve low-quality food that cause diseases and demanded the city’s municipality increase its control.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has proposed resuming peace negotiations with the Palestinians but with the initial focus on identifying those Jewish settlements that Israel would keep and be
Egypt’s Awqaf Minister Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa (R) greets Egypt’s Grand Mufti Dr. Shawki Ibrahim Abdel-Karim Allam at a
Murat Dalga stands in a shop filled with everything but customers and swears he won’t be voting for Turkey’s ruling AK
Iranians will demand their government spend a windfall from the lifting of economic sanctions on improving the quality of life at home, limiting the degree to which a future nuclear deal could fund
Iraq on Tuesday announced the launch of a military operation to drive the Daesh terrorist group out of the western Anbar province.
An official says an opposition party candidate has been hospitalized after being shot in the knee while campaigning for Turkey’s general elections on June 7.
The UN food agency is calling for a humanitarian pause in fighting in Syria to let farmers harvest their crops and get them to market.
NO one is worse than somebody who kills innocent people and presents them as a sacrifice to God so he is rewarded with
Judges have deemed winking as a form of sexual harassment that can lead to imprisonment.
Indian schools in Jeddah made an outstanding performance in the All India Secondary School Examination (AISSE)
A Canadian woman has told Saudi Gazette of her frustration in obtaining six months’ outstanding wages from her employers.
A total of 25,515 illegal Yemenis all over the Kingdom have corrected their residence status since an amnesty for the community started on May 10.
Meeza International Company for Tourism and VIP Services will cease operating in airports in July due to complaints from customers.
Students of International Indian School, Dammam (IISD) have excelled in All India Senior School Certificate
Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who is on bail over a deadly hit-and-run 13 years ago, was granted permission on
An international gathering about the plight of Myanmar’s persecuted Rohingya Muslims boasts a star-studded cast.
A fire at a nursing home in central China left at least 38 people dead, officials said on Tuesday, with bodies burned
Malaysian police forensic teams, digging with hoes and shovels, began pulling out the remains of dozens of suspected
Seven militants who were plotting rocket, grenade and suicide attacks in Pakistan’s biggest city Karachi have been killed in two raids by paramilitary rangers, a spokesman for the force said Tuesday.
A tornado raged through a city on the US-Mexico border on Monday, destroying homes, flinging cars like matchsticks and
At least 26 Afghan police or soldiers have been killed in multiple Taliban attacks in the volatile south, including a 16-hour siege of a college dormitory, officials said on Tuesday.
With regard to the article "?Construction debris in Makkah angers citizens" (May 24), ? let me add that the scenario is pretty much the same in numerous districts of Jeddah as well. ?
I am writing with regard to the article "Bangladesh PM slams migrants, calls for trafficking crackdown" (May 25).
The article "The sectarian divide threatens national unity" (May 24) is excellent and is written by a man who cares about the peace and stability of our society.
With regard to the article "18 safety violations over last 6 months" (May 25), I do not blame the workers for their lack of safety precautions on these construction sites.
Captain Mohammed Shalhoub slotted home a 57th minute penalty as Saudi Arabia’s Al Hilal secured a 3-0 win over
Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal eased closer to a French Open quarterfinal.
Bolt overcame rain-soaked, chilly conditions to streak to his new season best.
Kia Carnival recorded its first back-to-back victory.
All-rounder Shoaib Malik made a winning return to limited-overs cricket with a blistering century as Pakistan defeated
Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein’s FIFA election team says it rejected a potentially illegal offer to help him oust President
Alberto Contador survived an onslaught from rival team Astana to move closer to a second Giro d'Italia title as he
Didier Drogba will not play for another English team when he leaves Chelsea and may follow Frank Lampard and Steven
Saudi Arabia’s stock market regulator said it would raise the proportion of shares allocated to institutional investors in initial public offers as it aimed to reduce volatility in the market.
The board of Egypt's Medinet Nasr for Housing and Development (MNHD) has approved an offer from a unit of Saudi Arabian retailer Fawaz Abdulaziz Alhokair to build a mall at MNHD's Teegan
World oil prices fell on Tuesday as traders mostly took their cue from the rebounding US dollar, dealers said. In
Sisban Holding signed a contract with Fairmont International Corporation to manage the first hotel of Fairmont chain
Following a strategic meeting between Etisalat and Ericsson in Sweden, the two companies announced a strategic
Al Hussaini & Al Yahya Investment Group celebrated the 20th anniversary of partnership and success in the GCC with
In a small beige building in a leafy Stockholm suburb, Maria Sjodin bustles around her design studio putting the
Puerto Rican taxi driver Victor Perez Cardona’s final.
An 82-year-old fan of a historic Pennsylvania roller coaster celebrated his 5,000th ride on it over the holiday weekend — sitting for more than eight hours straight and logging 95 spins around the
Police looking to educate the public about ways to prevent break-ins turned to the experts — a trio of convicted burglars.
Hear that? It’s the collective outrush of breath from Bollywood pundits as director Shoojit Sircar’s “Piku” races past