Update Radio call describes Iranian gunmen storming tanker off UAE coast

Radio call describes Iranian gunmen storming tanker off UAE coast

  • “Iranian people are onboard with ammunition,” a crew member said in a radio recording
By AP ·

Saudi air defenses intercept Houthi drone launched from Yemen

Saudi air defenses intercept Houthi drone launched from Yemen

By Arab News ·

International conference on Lebanon raises over $357 million video

International conference on Lebanon raises over $357 million

  • The Aug. 4, 2020 explosion in Beirut port killed at least 214 people
  • About 40 heads of state and government, diplomats and heads of international organizations have taken part in the conference
By AP ·

Historic forum brings together Iraqi scholars in Makkah

Historic forum brings together Iraqi scholars in Makkah

  • The Forum of the Iraqi Religious Scholars was organized by the Muslim World League (MWL)
  • MWL secretary-general said the Iraqi government has made huge steps to strengthen its country’s identity
By Arab News ·

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 Taliban reject US envoy’s claims of seeking ‘lion’s share’ in future government

Taliban reject US envoy’s claims of seeking ‘lion’s share’ in future government

  • Group aims for accord that ‘observes Islamic aspirations’ of Afghans, spokesman says
By Sayed Salahuddin ·

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 ·