Saturday, October 31, 2020

3 Saudi civilians killed in missile fire from Yemen

Three civilians including two children have been killed in cross-border missile attacks from Yemen on a residential area in southwestern Saudi Arabia, civil defence...

Artist Ai Weiwei to release documentary on refugee crisis

Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei plans to release a film about the migrant crisis next year, adding to the celebrity voices seeking to highlight...

Syrians discover new use for mobile phones – finding water

Struggling with frequent water cuts, residents of Syria's battered city of Aleppo have a new way to find the water needed for their daily...

Saudi Prince Mohammed proposes bold changes for the Kingdom

Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman got a standing ovation when he visited a gathering of Saudi youth last month. Last week, after...

Jihadi brides are suckers for bad boys, says Muslim comedian

Shazia Mirza, who claims to be the world's first devoutly Muslim woman stand-up comic, is used to walking a very thin line. She made her...

Saudi to ban foreigners from selling mobile phones, create jobs for citizens

In an effort to provide more jobs to Saudi Arabian citizens, the kingdom will ban foreign workers from selling and maintaining mobile phones and...

Qatar labour reforms are a 'sham', say activists

Rights groups on Wednesday dismissed as a "sham" long-awaited reforms of Qatar's much-criticised "kafala" labour system for foreign workers, which critics have likened to...

World's largest indoor theme park to open in Dubai

The world's largest indoor theme park is set to open in Dubai this month to lure back some of the tourists and residents who...

Govt to raise Saudization rate in pharmacies by 5%

The Ministry of Labor is eyeing on private pharmacies to increase Saudization by 5 percent across about 8,000 pharmacies in the country. In cooperation with...

Anti-Muslim acts triple in France in 2015

Anti-Muslim acts in France tripled in 2015, with peaks in activity coming after two sets of deadly terror attacks, a government advisory commission said...

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