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Saudi Arabia appoints new Hajj, health...

Saudi Arabia appoints new Hajj...

Middle East

Sat, Oct 16 2021

The moves come amid the announcement on Friday that Saudi Arabia will begin easing Covid-19 restrictions...

Saudi Arabia to lift some Covid restrictions...

Saudi Arabia to lift some Covid restrictions...

Middle East

Sat, Oct 16 2021

Devotees who have received both vaccine doses will now be able to visit the mosque while wearing a mask...

Poverty-stricken Afghans marry off underage...

Poverty-stricken Afghans marry off underage...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 13 2021

Afghanistan’s economy is under immense pressure, with prices of food and fuel rising sharply amid...

Israeli PM Bennett meets Bahrain, UAE...

Israeli PM Bennett meets Bahrain, UAE...

North America

Mon, Sep 27 2021

In the meeting Bennett expressed his support for the continuing relationship between the three countries...

Women take part in Saudi National Day...

Women take part in Saudi National Day...

Middle East

Fri, Sep 24 2021

Female soldiers of different ranks marched in the hour-long parade in commemoration of Saudi Arabia’s...

Covid will end up resembling common...

'Covid will end up resembling common...

World

Fri, Sep 24 2021

Variants that can resist vaccine or are more severe unlikely, Dame Sarah Gilbert told a Royal Society...

Conflict within Taliban leaders over...

Conflict within Taliban leaders over...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 15 2021

'The argument between the group's co-founder Baradar and a cabinet member happened at the presidential...

Iran, Iraq agree to cancel visa requirements...

Iran, Iraq to cancel visa...

Middle East

Sun, Sep 12 2021

Kadhemi is the first foreign leader to visit the ultra-conservative Raisi, and he brought along a "high...

Female journo who interviewed Taliban...

Female Afghan journo flees country

World

Wed, Sep 1 2021

The 24-year-old female journalist interviewed Taliban spokesman Mawlawi Abdulhaq Hemad live on-air for...

Military: What happened in Afghanistan...

'Afghanistan-esque situation won't surface...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 29 2021

Iraq's Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi had sealed an agreement with US President Joe Biden in July...

Middle East’s largest lake shrinks by...

Middle East’s largest lake shrinks by...

Middle East

Wed, Aug 25 2021

High temperatures and mismanagement of water resources are contributing to drought throughout the...

Lab-grown human brain develops eyes...

Lab-grown brain develops eyes

World

Wed, Aug 18 2021

It took 30 days for the structures to appear and 50 days for them to mature

Scientists discover hundreds of thousands...

A cave of bones discovered in S...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 1 2021

The discovery included bones of cattle, caprids, horses, camels, rodents, and even humans

S Arabia’s Hima rock art added to Unesco...

S Arabia’s rock art added to Unesco...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 25 2021

The site of the rock inscriptions in the southwest region is the sixth location in the Kingdom to be...

Saudi Arabia announces fines for Hajj...

S Arabia announces fines for Hajj season...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 5 2021

The Kingdom’s ministry added that, in the event of a repeated violation, the fine will be...

S Arabia announces changes to ‘kafala’...

S Arabia announces changes to ‘kafala’...

Middle East

Mon, Mar 15 2021

The new conditions include stipulations that will allow migrant workers to transfer to other jobs upon...

'Covid-19 vaccine will not break Ramadan...

'Vaccine won't break Ramadan fast'

World

Wed, Mar 10 2021

Spokespeople for Pfizer, Moderna and AstraZeneca have said that pork products are not part of their Covid-19...

S Arabia opens military recruitment...

S Arabia opens military recruitment...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 22 2021

The move comes under Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s Vision 2030 initiative

Coronavirus may be linked to mental...

Coronavirus may be linked to mental...

World

Wed, Feb 3 2021

One in eight people who were infected with Covid-19 are diagnosed with a psychological or neurological...

75% fatality rate in China: Nipah virus...

Nipah virus could be next pandemic

World

Sun, Jan 31 2021

‘Nipah virus is another emerging infectious disease that causes great concern’

Indian holy city Ayodhya lights record...

Ayodhya lights record number of oil...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 14 2020

The city lit 409,000 oil lamps last year