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 ·

Iran says nuclear deal still possible despite Qatar talks setback

Iran says nuclear deal still possible despite Qatar talks setback

  • Indirect talks in Qatar's capital between Iran and US on reviving 2015 nuclear deal concluded with no progress
  • Iran says a deal could still be reached
By AFP ·

Marcos Jr. takes oath as president, vows ‘fresh chapter’ in Philippine history

Marcos Jr. takes oath as president, vows ‘fresh chapter’ in Philippine history

  • Rise to power comes 36 years after his dictator father was forced from office in a bloodless popular uprising
  • New leader promises economic transformation, education reform and support for millions of overseas Filipino workers
By Ellie Aben ·

Journalist murdered in Mexico, 12th this year

Journalist murdered in Mexico, 12th this year

  • De la Cruz, who had been a journalist for 15 years, was also a spokesman for a political party, Movimiento Ciudadano.
  • More than 150 journalists have been murdered since 2000 in Mexico, one of the world’s most dangerous countries for the media
By AFP ·

Journalist murdered in Mexico, 12th this year

Journalist murdered in Mexico, 12th this year

  • De la Cruz, who had been a journalist for 15 years, was also a spokesman for a political party, Movimiento Ciudadano.
  • More than 150 journalists have been murdered since 2000 in Mexico, one of the world’s most dangerous countries for the media
By AFP ·

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 ·