UN urged to act over Iran piracy in the Gulf

UN urged to act over Iran piracy in the Gulf

  • Dramatic audio recording reveals
moment gunmen boarded tanker
By Arab News ·

Counter-extremism center Etidal calls for ‘proper reading of religious text’

Counter-extremism center Etidal calls for ‘proper reading of religious text’

  • Says some extremist groups were “trying to embrace the texts to interpret them according to what they want”
By Hebshi Alshammari ·

Special How the coronavirus’ delta variant disrupted Middle East’s ‘return to normal’ plans video

How the coronavirus’ delta variant disrupted Middle East’s ‘return to normal’ plans

  • Several MENA countries have experienced an explosion of infections linked to the highly transmissible strain
  • Travel restrictions had to be reimposed once the severity of the threat posed by the spread of delta became clear
By Rebecca Anne Proctor ·

Special Murder case in Philippines fuels call for action to halt attacks by rogue cops on Muslims

Murder case in Philippines fuels call for action to halt attacks by rogue cops on Muslims

  • Online retailer Nadia Casar was allegedly kidnapped, held to ransom and killed by a group of police officers and civilians. Her body was burned
  • Community leaders and politicians condemned the gruesome killing and call on police chief to end discrimination against the Islamic community
By Ellie Aben ·

Saudi Arabia starts trial of the first wind turbine in Al-Jouf

Saudi Arabia starts trial of the first wind turbine in Al-Jouf

  • Dumat Al-Jandal is poised to become the largest wind farm in the Middle East
By Arab News ·

Saudi youth move away from cash, says report

Saudi youth move away from cash, says report

By RAYANA ALQUBALI - Jana Salloum - ONE CARLO DIAZ ·

STARZPLAY partners with YouNeedCharacter to expand kids’ content portfolio

STARZPLAY partners with YouNeedCharacter to expand kids’ content portfolio

  • Partnership adds ‘CricketPang’ animation series endorsed by Ajinkya Rahane, vice captain of Indian cricket team
By Arab News ·

STARZPLAY partners with YouNeedCharacter to expand kids’ content portfolio

STARZPLAY partners with YouNeedCharacter to expand kids’ content portfolio

  • Partnership adds ‘CricketPang’ animation series endorsed by Ajinkya Rahane, vice captain of Indian cricket team
By Arab News ·