Update Saudi Arabia, Arab world offer condolences to Cairo church fire victims

Saudi Arabia, Arab world offer condolences to Cairo church fire victims

  • The fire ripped through the Coptic church located in Imbabah, killing at least 41 people and injuring several others
By Arab News ·

Egyptians mourn 41 killed in Cairo Coptic church fire video

Egyptians mourn 41 killed in Cairo Coptic church fire

  • Witnesses to the fire Sunday morning described people rushing into the multi-story house of worship to save those trapped, but the rescuers were soon overwhelmed by heat and deadly smoke
By AFP ·

Rushdie assailant Matar charged with attempted murder, denied bail because of international support

Rushdie assailant Matar charged with attempted murder, denied bail because of international support

  • “He’s off the ventilator, so the road to recovery has begun,” his agent, Andrew Wylie, said
  • Attacker pleaded not guilty to charges of attempted murder and assault at court appearance on Saturday
By RAY HANANIA ·

Saudi crown prince receives letter from Costa Rican president

Saudi crown prince receives letter from Costa Rican president

  • Handwritten letter discussed relations between the two countries and ways to develop them in all fields
By Arab News ·

Saudi, Bahrain ministers discuss labor regulation

Saudi, Bahrain ministers discuss labor regulation

By Arab News ·

Summer scout camp for girls launched in Asir

Summer scout camp for girls launched in Asir

By Arab News ·

Special Muslim rescues children from Egypt church fire

Muslim rescues children from Egypt church fire

  • Muhammad Yahya: I quickly entered the church to save people … and I encountered a lot of fire and smoke
  • The density of the fumes obstructed Yahya’s breathing and vision, so he took off his T-shirt, doused it in water and placed it over his nose to block the fumes
By Gobran Mohamed ·

Dutch court to announce ruling in MH17 murder trial on Nov. 17

Dutch court to announce ruling in MH17 murder trial on Nov. 17

  • The Boeing 777 was flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur when it was hit over Ukraine’s rebel-held Donetsk region
By Reuters ·

Twitter partners with beIN SPORTS ahead of 2022 FIFA World Cup

Twitter partners with beIN SPORTS ahead of 2022 FIFA World Cup

  • Channel will offer exclusive content on Twitter to MENA audiences during tournament
By Arab News ·

Twitter partners with beIN SPORTS ahead of 2022 FIFA World Cup

Twitter partners with beIN SPORTS ahead of 2022 FIFA World Cup

  • Channel will offer exclusive content on Twitter to MENA audiences during tournament
By Arab News ·

All eyes on Saudi as ‘Rage on the Red Sea’ boxing battle looms

All eyes on Saudi as ‘Rage on the Red Sea’ boxing battle looms

  • Usyk will defend his WBA, IBF, WBO, and IBO belts against the former two-time unified champion Joshua, in one of the most anticipated rematches in boxing history
  • Riyadh hosted the epic ‘Clash on the Dunes’ in December 2019 when Joshua defeated Andy Ruiz Jr. on points and avenged his shock defeat a year earlier
By Arab News ·