Update Iraqi cleric Moqtada Sadr's bloc declared biggest election winner

Iraqi cleric Moqtada Sadr's bloc declared biggest election winner

  • Sadr’s movement won 73 out of the assembly’s 329 seats, the election commission said
  • Second with 17 seats was the Fatah Alliance, political arm of the pro-Iran Hashed Al-Shaabi former paramilitary force
By AFP ·

Aramco deploys first $10bn to local, international firms to kickstart Jafurah project photos

Aramco deploys first $10bn to local, international firms to kickstart Jafurah project

  • The company said it signed 16 subsurface and Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) contracts
By Arab News ·

Emirates airline could float on Dubai stock market: Company president

Emirates airline could float on Dubai stock market: Company president

  • The airline posted a loss of 5.8 billion dirham from April to September, down from a 12.6 billion dirham loss for the same period last year.
By Reuters ·

‘It’s great to learn about Italian cuisine, drinks and desserts that we did not know about before. (Supplied)

In Jeddah, Italian gastronomic delights whet the Saudi appetite

  • World Week of Italian Cuisine in Saudi Arabia concludes with feast in Jeddah
By Abdul Aziz Hammad ·

Geagea says delaying vote would condemn Lebanon to ‘slow death’

Geagea says delaying vote would condemn Lebanon to ‘slow death’

  • Samir Geagea, leader of the Lebanese Forces, pointed the finger at Hezbollah and its ally President Michel Aoun’s Free Patriotic Movement for moves to delay the parliamentary election
  • Asked whether a postponement would lead to more fighting after clashes last month between the Lebanese Forces and Hezbollah, Geagea, said: ‘Not fighting, but to more slow death’
By Reuters ·

Special Bahrain Catholic cathedral to be consecrated on Dec. 10

Bahrain Catholic cathedral to be consecrated on Dec. 10

By Francesco Bongarrà ·

4 found dead at home in Indiana after report of shots fired

4 found dead at home in Indiana after report of shots fired

  • Law enforcement responded about 9 p.m. Monday and medics confirmed that the four were dead inside the home in Allen County
  • The investigation was in the preliminary stages
By AP ·

Special Gold miners keen on going green

Gold miners keen on going green

  • In eight countries gold mining firms account for more than 5% of all government income


By Roger Baird ·

OSN top-watched content includes Grey's Anatomy, Succession, Yellowstone and Tufah Al-Haram. (Supplied)

OSN marks UAE’s 50th National Day by revealing top-watched content

  • List includes Arabic, Turkish and award-winning Western movies and shows
By Arab News ·