video Update Gaza death toll tops 100 as Israeli air strikes, Hamas rocket fire continue

Gaza death toll tops 100 as Israeli air strikes, Hamas rocket fire continue

  • Palestinian officials say 27 children are among the dead in four days of Israeli bombardment
  • Seven people have been killed in Israel, its military said
video By Reuters ·

Update A patrol unit of the United Nations peacekeeping force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) is stationed in the southernmost Lebanese town of Naqura by the border with Israel. (AFP/File Photo)

Three rockets fired from Lebanon towards Israel

  • Lebanese security forces also confirmed that at least three rockets were fired from south of country
By Reuters ·

Update Palestinians react in front of the remains of destroyed building after being hit by Israeli airstrikes in Gaza City, Thursday, May 13, 2021. (AP)

OIC to hold emergency meeting to discuss Jerusalem and Gaza, at request of Saudi Arabia

  • The meeting between foreign ministers of member nations will address continuing Israeli attacks in the Palestinian territories
By Arab News ·

Taif rose oil a ‘treasure to  be discovered’, says French envoy

Taif rose oil a ‘treasure to be discovered’, says French envoy

  • Taif roses have, throughout history, expressed the cultural identity of Taif city, says Mayor Ahmed Al-Qathami
By Tarek Al-Thaqafi ·

Breaking News Israeli army says troops have entered Gaza Strip

Israeli army says troops have entered Gaza Strip

  • Israeli army spokesman John Conricus confirmed the escalation 
  • At least 103 people have been killed since Monday, and more than 580 wounded
By AFP - AP ·

London Bridge terror attack could not have been prevented, says MI5 officer

London Bridge terror attack could not have been prevented, says MI5 officer

  • Usman Khan killed two people in 2019, less than a year after his release from jail on terror charges
  • An inquest into the deaths aims to determine whether the attack could have been predicted
By Arab News ·

US stocks rebound following inflation scare

US stocks rebound following inflation scare

  • Rebound comes despite worries that soaring inflation could trigger interest rate rises
By AFP ·

How big is Bitcoin’s carbon footprint?

How big is Bitcoin’s carbon footprint?

By Reuters ·

Tech giants face hefty fines under UK online safety bill to protect children

Tech giants face hefty fines under UK online safety bill to protect children

  • A new online safety bill will regulate social media with terms and conditions on minimum age thresholds
  • Ofcom, the government-approved regulator for broadcasting and telecommunications, will be responsible for enforcing the new bill
By Arab News ·

Tech giants face hefty fines under UK online safety bill to protect children

Tech giants face hefty fines under UK online safety bill to protect children

  • A new online safety bill will regulate social media with terms and conditions on minimum age thresholds
  • Ofcom, the government-approved regulator for broadcasting and telecommunications, will be responsible for enforcing the new bill
By Arab News ·