Update

Saudi Arabia will ease COVID-19 lockdown from Thursday

  • Health Minister Tawfiq Al-Rabiah said the easing will take place in phases
  • Al-Rabiah said the people of the Kingdom had shown a “high amount of responsibility"
By Arab News ·

Update

Dubai to resume economic activity and allow free movement from Wednesday

  • Dubai Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan said shops and businesses can reopen between 6.00 a.m and 11.00 p.m.
  • People must wear masks and wash hands regularly
By Arab News ·

Update

Middle East countries impose strict measures during Eid to prevent coronavirus spread

By Arab News ·

Coronavirus tracing app stirs rare privacy backlash in Qatar

  • Version forces Android users to permit access to their picture and video galleries
By AFP ·

Special

Palestinian coronavirus restrictions being eased

By HAZEM BALOUSHA ·

Special

Muslims in Italy follow rules while celebrating Eid Al-Fitr

  • Italian media reported that Muslims gathered to perform Eid prayers in compliance with anti-coronavirus measures
By  Francesco Bongarra ·

Special

India moves into top 10 worst-hit by COVID-19

By Sanjay Kumar ·

Special

Thousands of Bangladeshi factory workers left without salary on Eid

By SHEHAB SUMON ·

New emissions blow for VW as German court backs damages claims

  • Scandal has already cost firm more than €30 billion; ruling serves as template for about 60,000 cases
By Reuters ·

Woods, Manning win TV charity match as good as real thing

  • Donations for COVID-19 relief funds kept piling up, and entertainment didn’t stop
By AP ·

Al Jazeera continues to ‘provide a platform to bigoted and violent extremists’

  • Qatar-based media network has a turbulent past when it comes to extremist and anti-Semitic rhetoric
By TAREK ALI AHMAD ·