Russia claims to have taken full control of Mariupol;  Ukraine seeks compensation for destruction

Russia claims to have taken full control of Mariupol; Ukraine seeks compensation for destruction

  • Zelensky said Russia should be made to pay for every home, school, hospital and business it destroys
  • G7 and global financial institutions agree to provide more money to bolster Ukraine’s finances
By AP ·

Israeli security forces clash with Palestinians in Jerusalem. (AFP file photo)

Israeli forces shoot dead Palestinian teenager in West Bank clashes – health ministry

  • Jenin refugee camp has served as a flashpoint amid recent tensions following a wave of attacks
By AFP ·

Princess Lamia Bint Majed Al-Saud

Six Saudis make list of Arab world’s most inspirational businesswomen

  • Princess Lamia Bint Majed Al-Saud among 50 recognized by Arabian Business magazine
By Arab News ·

Israeli F35 I fighter jets take part in an air defence exercise in Eilat. (AFP file photo)

Israeli missile strikes kill 3 near Syria capital: state media

  • Since civil war broke out in Syria in 2011, Israel has carried out hundreds of air strikes there, targeting government positions as well as bases and weapon depots for allied Iran-backed forces and fighters of Lebanon’s Shiite militant group Hezbollah
By AFP ·

Special Why Beirut Museum of Art project is a beacon of hope in crisis-plagued Lebanon

Why Beirut Museum of Art project is a beacon of hope in crisis-plagued Lebanon

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  • New York-based architects WORKac were approached in 2018 to design Beirut’s new art museum 
  • BeMA will stand on what was once the “green line” dividing the Lebanese capital during the civil war
By Rawaa Talass ·
Eddie Howe: No Newcastle United signings lined up yet

Eddie Howe: No Newcastle United signings lined up yet

  • Recent rumors have linked the Magpies with Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson, Lucas Paqueta of Lyon
By Liam Kennedy ·