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Saudi Arabia: Major player on world stage

BEING the cradle of Islam, Saudi Arabia has an important place in the Muslim world. Moreover, it is the largest economy in the Middle...

6 Saudi Soldiers killed amid Houthi reports

Houthi fighters have claimed to have killed at least six Saudi troops in the country's southwestern border region of Jizan amid reports that the Yemeni...

Embattled President Hadi returns to Yemen after six-month exile

President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi set foot in Yemen on Tuesday for the first time since Shiite rebels drove him into exile in Saudi...

Muslim pilgrims gather for pinnacle of hajj in Saudi Arabia

MOUNT ARAFAT, Saudi Arabia — Muslim pilgrims from around the world began gathering before dawn Wednesday in the valley of Mount Arafat in Saudi...

Pakistani pilgrim delivers baby boy in Mina

A Pakistani pilgrim gave birth to a baby boy in Mina on Tuesday, the first day of the annual pilgrimage of Hajj. Dr. Muhammad Malaibari,...

Zamalek end Ahly jinx to clinch Egypt Cup title

El Zamalek Striker Basem Morsi scored twice to help his club beat arch-rivals Al-Ahly on Monday and get crowned Egypt’s Cup champions in their...

Gulf markets little improvements in pre-holiday trade

Gulf equity markets were narrowly mixed in early trade on Tuesday as investors prepared for extended holidays, with international news providing little to trade...

Iran denies claims of forces in Syria, Yemen

Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said on Tuesday his country had no troops or military advisers in Syria or Yemen, the RIA news...

Huge reserves, low public debt strong features of KSA economy

Some international rating agencies and institutions such as the IMF are being criticized for practicing a double standard when dealing with economic scenarios in...

Crane disaster: 10 bodies yet to be identified; 2 more found

Ten bodies of those who died in the crane tragedy at Makkah’s Grand Mosque have yet to be identified. Al-Madinah daily, citing sources, said that...

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