Yemeni government makes military gains in Jouf and Marib provinces

Yemeni government makes military gains in Jouf and Marib provinces

  • Houthis delay UN inspection of leaking tanker
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Protestants in Turkey asked to spy on community

Protestants in Turkey asked to spy on community

  • The group claimed that the trend was especially common in the east and southeast region to provide information about congregation members and churches themselves
  • Other violations summarized in the report include more than 100 foreign Protestants being denied entry into the country, leaving several posts in their churches vacant
By Arab News ·

Iran policeman killed amid unrest in southeast

Iran policeman killed amid unrest in southeast

  • The policeman's death follows days of violence in Iran's Sistan-Baluchistan region bordering Pakistan
  • The Islamic Republic has long been critiqued for the plight of minorities in the country
By AFP ·

Special The World Sucks (TWS) — a Lebanese social video channel devoted to documenting acts of kindness — was created just over a year ago. (Screenshot: YouTube)

The viral Instagrammer who rewards acts of kindness in Lebanon

  • A Beirut-based viral video channel has built a massive following by filming and rewarding everyday acts of charity
  • Cab drivers and restaurant owners are stunned when their small acts of generosity are rewarded instantly with cash 
By Caline Malek ·

Special Wheelchair athlete’s fight to fulfil a sporting dream

Wheelchair athlete’s fight to fulfil a sporting dream

  • Diehard cricket fan Amjad Ali keeping alive dream of seeing home team Peshawar Zalmi play  
  • Amjad Ali is Pakistan’s No. 4 in wheelchair tennis and a national-level competitor in wheelchair cricket, basketball and handball
By NAIMAT KHAN ·

The bond issuance was more than three times oversubscribed, with total orders in excess of 5 billion euros ($6.11 billion). (Shutterstock/Illustrative)

Saudi Arabia’s euro bond 3 times oversubscribed

  • Saudi Arabia will issue a total of 1.5 billion euros in two tranches
  • 1 billion euros for three-year notes set to mature in 2024, and 500 million euros for nine-year notes scheduled to mature in 2030
By Hebshi Alshammari ·

India unveils tougher rules for social media such as Facebook, Twitter

India unveils tougher rules for social media such as Facebook, Twitter

  • The rules come after Twitter ignored orders to drop content on farmers’ protests
  • A detailed version of the guidelines is to be published later and take effect three months after that
By Reuters ·

India unveils tougher rules for social media such as Facebook, Twitter

India unveils tougher rules for social media such as Facebook, Twitter

  • The rules come after Twitter ignored orders to drop content on farmers’ protests
  • A detailed version of the guidelines is to be published later and take effect three months after that
By Reuters ·