Saudi Arabia, Arab nations send condolences to Turkiye, Syria over deadly earthquake

Saudi Arabia, Arab nations send condolences to Turkiye, Syria over deadly earthquake

  • More than 2,300 people are already known to have been killed in Turkiye with at least 1,500 in Syria
  • No reports of Saudi citizens caught up in disaster, embassy in Turkiye says
By Arab News ·

‘Buildings folded like paper towels’: Turkish survivors recount harrowing quake experiences 

‘Buildings folded like paper towels’: Turkish survivors recount harrowing quake experiences 

  • “It was the strongest earthquake I’ve ever experienced,” Iskenderun resident tells Arab News
  • Death toll exceeds 2,300 as Turkiye activates level 4 alert state
By MENEKSE TOKYAY ·

Syrian rescue teams search for victims and survivors in the city of Hama on February 6, 2023. (AFP) video

Israel says approved aid to quake-hit Syria, Damascus denies request

  • Israel “received a request from a diplomatic source for humanitarian aid to Syria, and I approved it”: Netanyahu
  • Syrian official told reporters Damascus “ridiculed and denied the allegations” it had requested aid from Israel
By AFP ·

Logitech survey unveiled at LEAP23 reveals hybrid working creates an uneven playing field

Logitech survey unveiled at LEAP23 reveals hybrid working creates an uneven playing field

  • 59 percent of those polled agreed their input would be valued more if they were physically attending a meeting
  • However, 52 percent of respondents said they would prefer a hybrid or fully remote work arrangement
By Arab News ·

Jordan Gaming Lab hosts video game development events across the country

Jordan Gaming Lab hosts video game development events across the country

  • Participants in the two-day Global Game Jam were tasked with designing a video game based on a theme revealed during the opening ceremony
By Arab News ·

UN chief fears world is heading toward a wider war

UN chief fears world is heading toward a wider war

  • Guterres fears likelihood of further escalation in the Russia-Ukraine conflict means the world is heading towards a "wider war”
  • World must work harder for peace not only in Ukraine but in the decades-old Israeli-Palestinian conflict, UN chief says
By Arab News ·

India’s Adani crisis spills over into street protests as losses top $110 bln

India’s Adani crisis spills over into street protests as losses top $110 bln

  • The billionaire and Modi are from the same state and Adani has repeatedly denied allegations by Modi’s opponents that he had benefited from their close ties. Modi’s government too has denied allegations of favoring Adani
By Reuters ·

A sign is shown on a Google building at their campus in Mountain View, Calif., Sept. 24, 2019. (AP)

Google unveils ChatGPT rival Bard, AI search plans in battle with Microsoft

  • Currently, Google presents text that exists elsewhere on the Web for questions where the answer is clear
By Reuters ·

A sign is shown on a Google building at their campus in Mountain View, Calif., Sept. 24, 2019. (AP)

Google unveils ChatGPT rival Bard, AI search plans in battle with Microsoft

  • Currently, Google presents text that exists elsewhere on the Web for questions where the answer is clear
By Reuters ·

Special American multinational bank JPMorgan recommends Grand Egyptian Museum in its annual brochure

American multinational bank JPMorgan recommends Grand Egyptian Museum in its annual brochure

  • The bank’s annual brochure lists suggested recreational, artistic, and cultural activities to enjoy during holidays
  • The brochure mentions that the museum of ancient Egyptian civilization will display the complete collection of the boy king Tutankhamun
By Gobran Mohamed ·
Qatar hires coach Carlos Queiroz through the 2026 World Cup

Qatar hires coach Carlos Queiroz through the 2026 World Cup

  • The former Real Madrid coach will take charge of his seventh different national team
By AP ·