NATO launches biggest military buildup since end of Cold War

NATO launches biggest military buildup since end of Cold War

  • NATO will be ‘strengthened in all directions across every domain — land, air and sea’
By AFP ·

Hajj ministry announces alternative flights, facilities to accommodate pilgrims facing issues from UK, Europe and America

Hajj ministry announces alternative flights, facilities to accommodate pilgrims facing issues from UK, Europe and America

  • This comes after people faced technical issues while applying for hajj via the electronic portal
  • Additional seats were added on flights after people reported limited capacities on flights
By Arab News ·

Update Unemployment among Saudis falls to 10.1% in Q1, 2022 - lowest in 7 years

Unemployment among Saudis falls to 10.1% in Q1, 2022 - lowest in 7 years

By Arab News ·

Saudi Police arrest 15 Hajj fraudsters

Saudi Police arrest 15 Hajj fraudsters

  • Illegal online adverts included providing transportation to the holy sites securing sacrifices for pilgrims
By Arab News ·

Critics of Iran’s pandemic mismanagement must be freed, urges rights group

Critics of Iran’s pandemic mismanagement must be freed, urges rights group

  • Five activists face up to four-year jail terms for engaging in constitutional rights
By Arab News ·

Belgium chocolate factory shut after salmonella infection

Belgium chocolate factory shut after salmonella infection

  • Contamination is investigated at Barry Callebaut company
  • All chocolate products made at the plant placed on hold
By AP ·

NBA free agency opens Thursday, starting deal-making season

NBA free agency opens Thursday, starting deal-making season

  • The largest deal, in terms of actual dollars, coming in the next few days almost certainly won’t have anything to do with a free agent: All signs point to two-time reigning NBA MVP Nikola Jokic being offered a supermax extension in the $260 million range
By AP ·