Update Strikes kill dozens in Gaza as Israel, Hamas seek ceasefire deal

Strikes kill dozens in Gaza as Israel, Hamas seek ceasefire deal

  • The talks also come alongside deepening fears for Gaza’s civilians desperate for food
  • “We didn’t die from air strikes but we are dying from hunger,” said a sign held by one child
By AFP ·

‘Environmental disaster’: Yemeni govt demands help to secure Houthi-hit ship

‘Environmental disaster’: Yemeni govt demands help to secure Houthi-hit ship

  • US Central Command said that a fuel leak from Rubymar had created an 18-mile-long oil slick in the Red Sea
  • The Yemeni government urged the international community to act quickly
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Civil society challenges India’s ties with Israel, warns of war crimes complicity video

Civil society challenges India’s ties with Israel, warns of war crimes complicity

  • Top intellectuals demand that New Delhi ceases facilitating Israeli military activity
  • Activists renew calls for action to oppose the world’s ‘last colonial project’
By Sanjay Kumar ·

Saudi civil aviation delegation visits Chinese aircraft manufacturing company, economic zone photos

Saudi civil aviation delegation visits Chinese aircraft manufacturing company, economic zone

  • The visit came within the framework of enhancing cooperation and exchanging expertise in the field of the aviation and space industry
  • The representatives toured COMAC’s factories and facilities and were briefed on the stages of aircraft manufacturing
By Arab News ·

The most popular Ardah style in the Kingdom is the Najdi Ardah. (Supplied)

Najdi Ardah — a testament to vibrant Saudi history

By Tareq Al-Thaqafi ·

Guests of Riyadh forum visit marvels of AlUla

Guests of Riyadh forum visit marvels of AlUla

By Arab News ·

Special How Israeli settlers are exploiting Gaza conflict to seize more Palestinian land in the West Bank photos

How Israeli settlers are exploiting Gaza conflict to seize more Palestinian land in the West Bank

  • Forced evictions and disputes over land in the West Bank have increased since the Oct. 7 Hamas-led attack
  • Israeli authorities are accused of actively undermining decades-old prohibition on settlement expansion
By Alex Whiteman ·

A view of the tin shed concrete houses at the Bhasan Char island in Noakhali district, Bangladesh, December 29, 2020. (REUTERS)

Fire in island camp injures eight Rohingya refugees

  • The government has dismissed safety concerns over the island, citing the building of flood defenses as well as housing for 100,000 people, hospitals and cyclone centers
By Reuters ·

Startup of the Week – supply chain platform Omniful aims to boost Saudi Arabia’s e-commerce space

Startup of the Week – supply chain platform Omniful aims to boost Saudi Arabia’s e-commerce space

  • CEO addresses market challenges and evolving customer expectations
By Nour El-Shaeri ·

Vice to lay off hundreds of staff, close website

Vice to lay off hundreds of staff, close website

  • Company is ‘no longer cost-effective and will transition to studio model’: CEO 
  • Unclear how decision will impact group’s presence in Riyadh
By Arab News ·

Vice to lay off hundreds of staff, close website

Vice to lay off hundreds of staff, close website

  • Company is ‘no longer cost-effective and will transition to studio model’: CEO 
  • Unclear how decision will impact group’s presence in Riyadh
By Arab News ·