Chad President Idriss Deby killed in clashes with militants

Chad President Idriss Deby killed in clashes with militants

  • Deby said he was headed to the front lines to join troops battling “terrorists”
  • Deby, 68, came to power in a rebellion in 1990 and is one of Africa’s longest-serving leaders
By Agencies ·

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman held talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping to strengthening relations. (File/SPA/AFP)

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince and China’s president discuss climate change

  • Kingdom is working to organize an annual summit for the Middle East Green Initiative, with China as a major partner
  • They also discussed cooperation in the fields of energy, trade and technology
By Arab News ·

Update Saudi-led Arab coalition intercepts Houthi drone launched towards Khamis Mushait

Saudi-led Arab coalition intercepts Houthi drone launched towards Khamis Mushait

By Arab News ·

Turkey logs highest daily COVID-19 deaths since pandemic started -data

Turkey logs highest daily COVID-19 deaths since pandemic started -data

  • Turkey registered its highest daily toll of 346 deaths from COVID-19 on Tuesday
  • Total cases stood at 4,384,624 while the total death toll rose to 36,613
By Reuters ·

Special Defiant Lebanese judge referred to Judicial Inspection Authority

Defiant Lebanese judge referred to Judicial Inspection Authority

By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Special Gaza Strip’s Karmousa Kitchen offers Ramadan delicacies

Gaza Strip’s Karmousa Kitchen offers Ramadan delicacies

By HAZEM BALOUSHA ·

Indian capital running out of medical oxygen as pandemic surges

Indian capital running out of medical oxygen as pandemic surges

  • PM Modi speaks of virus 'storm' overwhelming country as new daily infections exceed 200,000 for six days running
  • A local hospital with over 500 COVID-19 patients on oxygen has enough supplies for only four hours, Delhi's health minister
By Reuters ·

Korean Ambassador Jo Byung-Wook during a meeting with Prince Saud bin Talal bin Badr and officials from Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs and Housing. (Supplied)

Korean envoy invites Saudi Arabia to GICC2021

  • The annual conference provides an opportunity to present projects to potential Korean partners, and to hold personal consultations
By Rashid Hassan ·

Sam Barnett, MBC GROUP CEO, and President of Samsung Electronics Middle East and North Africa Sungwan Myung. (Supplied)

Samsung to launch remote control button for Shahid VIP

  • Shahid VIP becomes first MENA streaming service to have dedicated branded button on Samsung Smart TV remote controls
By Arab News ·

Sam Barnett, MBC GROUP CEO, and President of Samsung Electronics Middle East and North Africa Sungwan Myung. (Supplied)

Samsung to launch remote control button for Shahid VIP

  • Shahid VIP becomes first MENA streaming service to have dedicated branded button on Samsung Smart TV remote controls
By Arab News ·