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S Arabia confident Biden will pursue...

S Arabia confident Biden will pursue...

Middle East

Sun, Nov 22 2020

Riyadh is bracing itself for a new US president who pledged on the election campaign trail to reassess...

Oxfam: G20’s Saudi arms sales 3 times...

'G20’s Saudi arms sales 3 times as much...

Middle East

Sat, Nov 21 2020

The charity organization said the figure was three times more than what the G20 members have given to...

Saudi king urges firm stance against...

Saudi king urges firm stance against...

Middle East

Thu, Nov 12 2020

Sunni powerhouse Saudi Arabia and Shia Iran are locked in a decades-old tussle for supremacy in the Middle...

4 injured in blast at non-Muslim cemetery...

4 injured in blast at non-Muslim cemetery...

Middle East

Wed, Nov 11 2020

Last month, a Saudi citizen with a knife wounded a guard at the French consulate in Jeddah

Never-ending woes of female migrant...

Never-ending woes of female migrant...

Migration

Sun, Nov 8 2020

A total of 64 bodies of female migrant workers were sent to Bangladesh from different countries between...

Arabs doubt Biden will herald change...

Arabs doubt Biden will herald change...

North America

Sun, Nov 8 2020

Biden’s tough stance on human rights may be a key issue in the Middle East

Saudi Arabia to ease restrictions on...

Saudi Arabia to ease restrictions on...

Middle East

Wed, Nov 4 2020

The plans, to take effect in March 2021

OP-ED: The face-off over Kashmir

OP-ED: The face-off over Kashmir

Saleem Samad

Mon, Nov 2 2020

Why Pakistan is now in Saudi Arabia’s bad books

Saudi Angers India With Independent...

Saudi Angers India With Banknote

Middle East

Sat, Oct 31 2020

Kashmir is contested between India, Pakistan and China but the world map on the note's background...

Saudi man crashes car into gates of...

Car crashes into gates of Mecca’s Grand...

Middle East

Sat, Oct 31 2020

‘The car swerved while moving at a high speed on one of the roads surrounding the southern courtyard...

US warns of missile strikes on Riyadh...

US warns of missile strikes amid Yemen...

Middle East

Thu, Oct 29 2020

The attacks come amid intense fighting in recent months as the Huthis try to seize control of oil-rich...

Interactive: World events scheduled...

Interactive: World events scheduled...

World

Wed, Oct 28 2020

US Voters choose their next president from the two oldest candidates in US history, 74-year-old incumbent...

Saudi to reform kafala worker sponsorship...

Saudi to reform kafala worker sponsorship...

Middle East

Wed, Oct 28 2020

The kafala system generally binds a migrant worker to one employer

Jailed Saudi woman activist in new hunger...

Jailed Saudi woman activist in new hunger...

Middle East

Wed, Oct 28 2020

Hathloul was arrested along with around a dozen women activists in May 2018

Over 225,000 Bangladeshi expats returned...

225K expats returned home in 7...

Nation

Tue, Oct 27 2020

Some 60,989 workers returned from Saudi Arabia

KSA: Yemen's Houthis targeted two airports,...

KSA: Yemen's Houthis targeted two airports,...

World

Sun, Oct 25 2020

The Saudis have regularly accused the Houthis of using drones and missiles to attack Saudi Arabia

Infographic: World events scheduled...

Infographic: World events scheduled...

World

Fri, Oct 23 2020

US voters choose their next president from the two oldest candidates in US history, 74-year-old incumbent...

45 lawmakers urge US to boycott Saudi-hosted...

45 lawmakers urge US to boycott Saudi-hosted...

North America

Thu, Oct 22 2020

The letter comes as Riyadh on Wednesday began a two-day Women 20 (W20) conference, aimed at promoting...

S Arabia launch national artificial...

Saudi launch national artificial intelligence...

Middle East

Wed, Oct 21 2020

Saudi Arabia is pushing to diversify its economy away from oil, boost the private sector and create more...

Inside the dangerous world of the Saudi...

Inside the dangerous world of the Saudi...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 19 2020

Each household in Saudi Arabia can recruit eight workers for household work, but Bangladeshi migrant...

8,427 expats fly to Saudi Arabia in...

8,427 expats fly to Saudi Arabia

World

Mon, Oct 19 2020

CAAB has temporarily relaxed restrictions and allowed the two airlines to carry more passengers