Iran scraps morality police after months of deadly protests

Iran scraps morality police after months of deadly protests

  • The morality police — known formally as the Gasht-e Ershad or “Guidance Patrol” — were established under hard-line president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
By AFP ·

Update UAE President commences Qatar visit

UAE President commences Qatar visit

  • UAE among the Arab countries invited to attend the World Cup opening ceremony in Doha
By Arab News ·

Two killed as demonstrators storm governor’s office in southern Syria

Two killed as demonstrators storm governor’s office in southern Syria

  • Syria’s pro-regime media said tens of ‘outlaws’ stormed the governor’s office
By Reuters ·

Update OPEC+ maintains status quo on output amid fresh price cap on Russian oil 

OPEC+ maintains status quo on output amid fresh price cap on Russian oil 

By Nirmal Narayanan  - Donia Diaaeddine ·

GCC education bureau to partner with Jordanian teaching academy

GCC education bureau to partner with Jordanian teaching academy

  • Agreement outlines plans for joint professional development programs
By Arab News ·

Chinese cities relax testing rules as zero COVID-19 policy eases

Chinese cities relax testing rules as zero COVID-19 policy eases

  • Local authorities have begun a slow rollback of the restrictions that have governed daily life for years
  • Chinese authorities on Monday reported 29,724 new domestic COVID-19 cases
By AFP ·

England subdue Senegal to book France clash in World Cup quarters

England subdue Senegal to book France clash in World Cup quarters

  • Jordan Henderson and Harry Kane put Senegal to the sword with a pair of clinical finishes before half-time
  • Bukayo Saka added a third, but it was Jude Bellingham’s prodigious work-rate and burgeoning quality in possession that allowed England to turn the tide
By AFP ·