US charges 3 in plot to kill Iranian-American author Masih Alinejad in NYC

US charges 3 in plot to kill Iranian-American author Masih Alinejad in NYC

  • Rafat Amirov, Polad Omarov and Khalid Mehdiyev were charged with murder-for-hire and money laundering
By Reuters ·

Update New gun attack in east Jerusalem after synagogue mass shooting

New gun attack in east Jerusalem after synagogue mass shooting

  • Police said the suspect was “neutralized” following the latest gun attack in the Silwan neighborhood
  • Israel’s Magen David Adom emergency response service identified the victims as two men, aged 47 and 23
By AFP ·

A customer wearing gloves holds Lebanese pounds at a currency exchange store in Beirut. (REUTERS)

Lebanon ‘following in Venezuela’s footsteps’

  • Economist Jassem Ajaka told Arab News: “We are following in the footsteps of Venezuela. The central bank’s intervention to stop the local currency from depreciating this fast will not work as long as there is no government action”
By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Special Saudi Arabia’s Qemam festival becomes an annual showcase for the world’s mountain tribal cultures

Saudi Arabia’s Qemam festival becomes an annual showcase for the world’s mountain tribal cultures

  • Asir’s historical palaces hosted bands and dance troupes from across the world for the week-long event
  • Traditions of highland communities were highlighted by the second edition of the festival for performing arts
By Nada Al-Turki ·

Update New gun attack in east Jerusalem after synagogue mass shooting

New gun attack in east Jerusalem after synagogue mass shooting

  • Police said the suspect was “neutralized” following the latest gun attack in the Silwan neighborhood
  • Israel’s Magen David Adom emergency response service identified the victims as two men, aged 47 and 23
By AFP ·

Gautam Adani. (REUTERS)

India’s Gautam Adani: Asia’s richest man in the eye of a storm

  • India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi hails from the same state and their relationship has come under intense scrutiny by Modi’s opponents for years
By Reuters ·

Twitter says users will be able to appeal account suspension

Twitter says users will be able to appeal account suspension

  • Under the new criteria, Twitter accounts will only be suspended for severe or ongoing and repeat violations of the platform’s policies
By Reuters ·