US says Sudan to normalize ties with Israel, in new breakthrough for Trump

  • The deal delivers a foreign policy achievement for Trump just days before the US election
  • He announced the agreement after formally moving to end the nation's designation of a state sponsor of terrorism
By AFP ·

Lebanon’s parliamentary blocs to help Hariri form new government

  • Lawmakers emphasize need to expedite reform process
  • Parliamentary blocs that met Hariri expressed a sense of optimism and cooperation

Saudi Arabia records lowest COVID-19 death rate since May with 14 fatalities

  • The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom has increased to 330,578
  • A total of 5,264 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far
By Arab News ·

Saudi Arabia to establish Future Women’s Civil Association

  • The association’s mission will be to empower, develop, promote, and educate women to contribute toward the objectives of the national vision
By SPA ·

Algerian actresses call on femicide

  • The North African country, like its neighbors Tunisia and Morocco, does not publish official nationwide figures on murders of women
By AFP ·


Indian journalists condemn misinformation about Karachi ‘civil war’ 

  • Indian media and social networking sites reported that clashes took place between the police and army, resulting in the death of several officers
  • Ties between Pakistan and India have been particularly tense since August last year, when New Delhi revoked the special autonomy of the disputed Kashmir region it governs
By Sanjay Kumar ·

Daimler lifts 2020 profit outlook as Mercedes-Benz margins rebound

  • Daimler said its outlook is based on the premise that conditions will continue to normalize and that no further setbacks occur as a result of the pandemic
By Reuters ·

Rashford ‘blown away’ by grassroots pledges to feed kids

  • Rashford said many families are struggling because of job losses related to the coronavirus pandemic
By AP ·


Arab News panel of experts see Trump-Biden debate as partisan tie

  • Conservative and liberal commentators praise calmer, more substantive debate
  • Biden hit by accusations over son while Trump suffered on COVID-19 handling, panelists say

Brand New Galaxy opens Middle East office

By Zaira Lakhpatwala ·