video Thai PM meets Saudi crown prince during two-day visit to Saudi Arabia

Thai PM meets Saudi crown prince during two-day visit to Saudi Arabia

  • Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Prayut Chan-o-cha exchanged views and consulted on various issues
  • The prime minister’s two-day visit comes in response to an invitation from Prince Mohammed
video By Arab News ·

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman chairs a weekly Council of Ministers meeting in Riyadh. (SPA)

Saudi cabinet of ministers meets in person for first time in two years

  • The Cabinet reiterated its condemnation of Houthi attacks on Saudi Arabia and the UAE
  • It also discussed the outcomes of the South Korean president's recent visit to the Kingdom
By MOHAMMED AL-KINANI ·

Coalition in Yemen begins military operations in Sanaa

Coalition in Yemen begins military operations in Sanaa

  • More than 50 Houthis killed in operations targeting Marib and Al-Bayda
By Arab News ·

Special Iraqis taking part in anti-government protests over corruption and unemployment. (AFP/File Photo)

What prevents Iraq from meeting the youth employment challenge

By Nadia Al-Faour ·

Special Saudi-Egyptian naval training begins 

Saudi-Egyptian naval training begins 

  • The Morgan-17 exercises aim to enhance joint cooperation between the navies of both countries
  • The ongoing Tabul-5 exercises in the Kingdom involve Saudi and Egyptian special forces, infantry, armored vehicles and various specialized weapons
By Mohammed Abu Zaid ·

Special Libya should hold elections as soon as possible, avoid ‘new transitional phase’: Italy

Libya should hold elections as soon as possible, avoid ‘new transitional phase’: Italy

  • Special Envoy Nicola Orlando held talks in Tripoli with interim PM
  • Orlando asked for “more efficient cooperation” on the migration issue
By Francesco Bongarrà ·

Pfizer and BioNTech launch trial of omicron-targeted COVID-19 vaccine

Pfizer and BioNTech launch trial of omicron-targeted COVID-19 vaccine

  • The companies plan to study the safety and tolerability of the shots in the more than 1,400 people who will be enrolled in the trial
By Reuters ·

Biden responded to the Fox News question with sarcasm, “It’s a great asset — more inflation.” Then he shook his head and added, “What a stupid son of a bitch.” (AFP)

Biden caught on hot mic swearing at Fox News reporter

  • US president Joe Biden was caught on camera insulting a Fox News reporter following a question about inflation
By AFP ·

Biden responded to the Fox News question with sarcasm, “It’s a great asset — more inflation.” Then he shook his head and added, “What a stupid son of a bitch.” (AFP)

Biden caught on hot mic swearing at Fox News reporter

  • US president Joe Biden was caught on camera insulting a Fox News reporter following a question about inflation
By AFP ·

Virtuoso keeps Afghan music alive despite Taliban ban

Virtuoso keeps Afghan music alive despite Taliban ban

  • Afghanistan's rich musical culture is under threat as the Taliban have banned music since their return to power last year
  • "Right now we don't have music in Afghanistan," says Homayoun Sakhi
By AFP ·
Anthony Martial close to sealing move away from Man United

Anthony Martial close to sealing move away from Man United

  • Martial is set to be loaned to Spanish team Sevilla until the end of the season
By AP ·