video The journey begins: One million Muslims begin first rituals of Hajj 2022

The journey begins: One million Muslims begin first rituals of Hajj 2022

  • Kingdom launches massive operation to protect pilgrims’ health and safety
video By Arab News ·

A brief guide to Hajj 2022: What the pilgrims will do over the next few days graphic

A brief guide to Hajj 2022: What the pilgrims will do over the next few days

  • This year one million pilgrims will perform the Hajj, one of the pillars of Islam obligatory for Muslims 
  • Saudi authorities have introduced many technological tools to aid pilgrims on their journey 
By Rawan Radwan ·

Update UK prime minister Boris Johnson to resign – British media

UK prime minister Boris Johnson to resign – British media

  • Michelle Donelan: Is is the only way to force the hand of Prime Minister Boris Johnson to quit
By Reuters ·

Group of 185 pilgrims arrives in Jeddah under Saudi king’s guest program

Group of 185 pilgrims arrives in Jeddah under Saudi king’s guest program

  • The king’s generous gesture comes in line with the Kingdom’s permanent efforts to serve pilgrims, build positive relations with other countries
By MOHAMMED AL-KINANI ·

UN Security Council to vote on extending Syria cross-border aid

UN Security Council to vote on extending Syria cross-border aid

  • The UN resolution permitting aid deliveries across the Syrian-Turkish border at Bab Al-Hawa has been in effect since 2014
  • Nearly 10,000 trucks loaded with humanitarian aid passed through Bab Al-Hawa last year
By AFP ·

Russia attends G20 meeting set to be dominated by Ukraine conflict

Russia attends G20 meeting set to be dominated by Ukraine conflict

  • The G20 foreign ministers’ meeting runs until Friday in host country Indonesia
  • Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will be up close with the most vocal opponents of the Ukraine invasion
By Reuters ·

Zain Group boss is top Kuwait-based CEO on Forbes Middle East list of top executives

Zain Group boss is top Kuwait-based CEO on Forbes Middle East list of top executives

  • The magazine ranked Bader Nasser Al-Kharafi in 35th place on its list of the top 100 CEOs in the region
By Arab News ·

Dubai Film and TV Commission launches initiative to support Emirati screenwriters

Dubai Film and TV Commission launches initiative to support Emirati screenwriters

  • The program builds upon the UAE and India’s long-standing relationship, which is marked by decades of cultural and social exchange
By Arab News ·

Dubai Film and TV Commission launches initiative to support Emirati screenwriters

Dubai Film and TV Commission launches initiative to support Emirati screenwriters

  • The program builds upon the UAE and India’s long-standing relationship, which is marked by decades of cultural and social exchange
By Arab News ·

Lebanese designer Elie Saab dazzles with menswear designs in Paris

Lebanese designer Elie Saab dazzles with menswear designs in Paris

  • Runway features black creations with colored feathers on velvet
  • Zuhair Murad unveils his Fall-Winter 2023 designs titled ‘Les Arts Divinatoires’
By Arab News ·
Zion Williamson, Pelicans aim to end ‘negative’ narratives

Zion Williamson, Pelicans aim to end ‘negative’ narratives

  • Williamson appears healthy now, cleared by the club to engage in basketball activities without restrictions
By AP ·