Amnesty condemns ‘impunity’ over Iran custody deaths

Amnesty condemns ‘impunity’ over Iran custody deaths

  • The head of Iran’s prison system admitted that videos purportedly obtained by a self-described hacker group that show abuses at the Islamic Republic’s notorious Evin prison are real
By AFP ·

Update US issues sanctions tied to supporters of Hezbollah, Iran

US issues sanctions tied to supporters of Hezbollah, Iran

By Reuters ·

Ex-Algerian leader Bouteflika, ousted amid protests, dies

Ex-Algerian leader Bouteflika, ousted amid protests, dies

  • Bouteflika became president of Algeria in 1999 as the former French colony emerged from a decade of civil war that killed nearly 200,000 people
By AP ·

Exclusive Czech Republic hopes to establish ‘strategic partnership’ with Saudi Arabia, Czech FM tells Arab News photos

Czech Republic hopes to establish ‘strategic partnership’ with Saudi Arabia, Czech FM tells Arab News

  • Jakub Kulhanek says his country and KSA have much to offer each other in a number of fields
  • Czech companies see “great potential in delivering knowhow and technologies to” KSA mega-projects
By Lama Alhamawi ·

Iranians wearing protective masks cross a main road in Tehran during the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. (AFP file photo)

Three Iranian dissidents to be honored by PEN America

  • The PEN gala is scheduled for Oct. 5 at its longtime venue the American Museum of Natural History, with Awkwafina serving as host
By AP ·

US panel recommends Covid boosters for people 65 and older

US panel recommends Covid boosters for people 65 and older

  • The panel voted 16-2 against granting a third dose full approval
  • Tens of millions of Americans will soon be eligible for a third shot
By AFP ·

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What We Are Wearing Today: Zey and Zain

  • The brand has three collections so far, designed by Zahra, a Saudi fashion designer with a skill for fashion illustrations
By Nada Hameed ·

Special  A health worker inoculates a man with a dose of Covishield vaccine against the Covid-19 coronavirus at a vaccination centre in Srinagar on September 17, 2021. (AFP)

‘Wall of Grief’ project by Indian journalists documents hidden toll of pandemic

  • “The projection of Gujarat itself after extrapolating the data is 218,000 — far higher that what the government claims”
By Sanjay Kumar ·

Special  A health worker inoculates a man with a dose of Covishield vaccine against the Covid-19 coronavirus at a vaccination centre in Srinagar on September 17, 2021. (AFP)

‘Wall of Grief’ project by Indian journalists documents hidden toll of pandemic

  • “The projection of Gujarat itself after extrapolating the data is 218,000 — far higher that what the government claims”
By Sanjay Kumar ·

Saudi barista Sara Al-Ali, a runner-up in the 2016 MENA Cezve/Ibrik coffee-making competition and a World Cezve/Ibrik championship finalist the same year, now owns and runs That coffee shop in her hometown Riyadh. (Supplied)

Causing a stir: A generational shift in Saudi relationship with coffee

  • Specialty flavors are fueling billion-dollar cafe growth as the ancient brew gets a modern makeover
By SALEH FAREED ·
US-Palestinian YouTuber Anwar Jibawi: Cooking up a storm

US-Palestinian YouTuber Anwar Jibawi: Cooking up a storm

By Raffi Boghossian ·

La Banda’s last stand: ‘Money Heist’ comes to an end

La Banda’s last stand: ‘Money Heist’ comes to an end

By William Mullally ·

Riyadh Season announce Paris Saint-Germain’s participation in Riyadh Season Cup

Riyadh Season announce Paris Saint-Germain’s participation in Riyadh Season Cup

  • Riyadh hosts one of the biggest global festivals featuring over 500 events across Saudi Arabia’s capital
  • The match will be held during the third week of January of 2022
By Arab News ·