video Thai PM meets Saudi crown prince during two-day visit to Saudi Arabia

Thai PM meets Saudi crown prince during two-day visit to Saudi Arabia

  • Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Prayut Chan-o-cha exchanged views and consulted on various issues
  • The prime minister’s two-day visit comes in response to an invitation from Prince Mohammed
video By Arab News ·

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman chairs a weekly Council of Ministers meeting in Riyadh. (SPA)

Saudi cabinet of ministers meets in person for first time in two years

  • The Cabinet reiterated its condemnation of Houthi attacks on Saudi Arabia and the UAE
  • It also discussed the outcomes of the South Korean president's recent visit to the Kingdom
By MOHAMMED AL-KINANI ·

Coalition in Yemen begins military operations in Sanaa

Coalition in Yemen begins military operations in Sanaa

  • More than 50 Houthis killed in operations targeting Marib and Al-Bayda
By Arab News ·

Special Saudi-Egyptian naval training begins 

Saudi-Egyptian naval training begins 

  • The Morgan-17 exercises aim to enhance joint cooperation between the navies of both countries
  • The ongoing Tabul-5 exercises in the Kingdom involve Saudi and Egyptian special forces, infantry, armored vehicles and various specialized weapons
By Mohammed Abu Zaid ·

Court told former Irish soldier was prepared to die for Daesh

Court told former Irish soldier was prepared to die for Daesh

  • Lisa Smith, 39, accused of encouraging husband to take sniper’s course
  • Her trial for terror offenses began Tuesday in Dublin
By Arab News ·

Photo taken on Jan. 14, 2022 shows an exterior view of King Abdullah Campus of the University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir in Chhatar Kalas, Pakistan. (AN photo by Zulfiqar Kunbhar)

Saudi-funded campus in Pakistan’s Kashmir helps close gender gap in science

  • The campus, hosting mainly science departments, started classes in September 2020
  • It was completed with funding from the Saudi Development Fund worth $51 million
By Zulfiqar Kunbhar ·

Biden responded to the Fox News question with sarcasm, “It’s a great asset — more inflation.” Then he shook his head and added, “What a stupid son of a bitch.” (AFP)

Biden caught on hot mic swearing at Fox News reporter

  • US president Joe Biden was caught on camera insulting a Fox News reporter following a question about inflation
By AFP ·

Biden responded to the Fox News question with sarcasm, “It’s a great asset — more inflation.” Then he shook his head and added, “What a stupid son of a bitch.” (AFP)

Biden caught on hot mic swearing at Fox News reporter

  • US president Joe Biden was caught on camera insulting a Fox News reporter following a question about inflation
By AFP ·

Virtuoso keeps Afghan music alive despite Taliban ban

Virtuoso keeps Afghan music alive despite Taliban ban

  • Afghanistan's rich musical culture is under threat as the Taliban have banned music since their return to power last year
  • "Right now we don't have music in Afghanistan," says Homayoun Sakhi
By AFP ·
Anthony Martial close to sealing move away from Man United

Anthony Martial close to sealing move away from Man United

  • Martial is set to be loaned to Spanish team Sevilla until the end of the season
By AP ·