Muslim pilgrims arrive for a prayer at Makkah's Grand Mosque, in Saudi Arabia. (AFP)
A truck accident, in which the vehicle had overturned after catching fire, accidentally led to the discovery a big load of liquor. The truck contained a license plate from a Gulf country.
The Consulate General of India in Jeddah will organize an all-India “mushaira,” or poetic evening, on Aug. 21 at the auditorium of the International Indian School in Jeddah (IISJ) boys’ section.
Civil Defense teams rescued four women who got trapped in mid-air when the ride they were on at a theme park in Riyadh broke down on Friday night.
Ten people were killed and 18 injured when the car in which they were traveling overturned on a road in the Asir region on Tuesday morning, said Ahmed Asiri, Asir’s Red Crescent spokesman.
Saudi Arabia has said that the actions of the Palestinian resistance group, Hamas, cannot be equated with Israel’s mass killings.
The Labor Ministry has decided to impose new restrictions on yellow-zone firms under the Nitaqat nationalization scheme that will reduce the stay of expat workers in such firms from six to four years
The Ministry of Health reported one death and a new case of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in Riyadh on Monday after a lull.
The Council of Ministers has backed Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah’s call to confront terrorism and extremism, while denouncing Israel’s barbarism against Palestinians in Gaza.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sissi held talks in Jeddah on major regional issues, including Cairo’s eff
South African pilgrims are expected to arrive in Jeddah on Aug. 25, Ebrahim Edries, the country’s consul-general, told Arab News on Monday.
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