Chinese president promises security, energy cooperation at Saudi summits

Chinese president promises security, energy cooperation at Saudi summits

  • Beijing backs Saudi Arabia’s right to defend its stability, rejects foreign interference and attacks against civilians and Saudi interests
By Rashid Hassan ·

Chinese president departs Saudi Arabia following state visit  

Chinese president departs Saudi Arabia following state visit  

  • President Xi Jinping attended summits with Saudi, Gulf and other Arab leaders
By Arab News ·

UN concerned after Israel refuses to grant staff visas

UN concerned after Israel refuses to grant staff visas

  • Decision impacts humanitarian community's ability to support Palestinians, spokesperson says
By Mohammed Najib ·

Chinese president departs Saudi Arabia following state visit  

Chinese president departs Saudi Arabia following state visit  

  • President Xi Jinping attended summits with Saudi, Gulf and other Arab leaders
By Arab News ·

Israeli soldiers clash with Palestinian demonstrators in the West Bank village of Tuqua, south-east of Bethlehem. (AFP)

Israelis rapped for blocking Christian permits to visit Bethlehem

  • Blockade does not differentiate between Muslims and Christians, says YMCA secretary-general
By HAZEM BALOUSHA ·

Bangladesh opposition mounts huge protest

Bangladesh opposition mounts huge protest

  • Two of the opposition party’s top leaders were arrested on Friday over charges of inciting the violence
By AFP ·

Wizz Air launches Rome to Riyadh route

Wizz Air launches Rome to Riyadh route

  • Scheduled flights will run twice a week from Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino hub
By Francesco Bongarrà ·

US sportswriter Grant Wahl dies after ‘acute distress’ covering World Cup

US sportswriter Grant Wahl dies after ‘acute distress’ covering World Cup

  • Former Sports Illustrated sportswriter had been tweeting about the Netherlands-Argentina match earlier
  • Attempts were made to revive Wahl in the press box before he was taken to a local hospital
By Reuters ·

US sportswriter Grant Wahl dies after ‘acute distress’ covering World Cup

US sportswriter Grant Wahl dies after ‘acute distress’ covering World Cup

  • Former Sports Illustrated sportswriter had been tweeting about the Netherlands-Argentina match earlier
  • Attempts were made to revive Wahl in the press box before he was taken to a local hospital
By Reuters ·

American singer Mumu Fresh talks musical childhood and Sole DXB gig

American singer Mumu Fresh talks musical childhood and Sole DXB gig

  • Baltimore-raised musician says her Dubai concert will 'renew and restore' audiences
By Shyama Krishna Kumar ·
Morocco’s footballers unite Arab world as they go for glory at Qatar 2022

Morocco’s footballers unite Arab world as they go for glory at Qatar 2022

  • Though they will be underdogs when they take on Portugal, the Atlas Lions believe that semifinal place, or more, is now a real possibility
By John Duerden ·