Update Iraqi cleric Moqtada Sadr's bloc declared biggest election winner

Iraqi cleric Moqtada Sadr's bloc declared biggest election winner

  • Sadr’s movement won 73 out of the assembly’s 329 seats, the election commission said
  • Second with 17 seats was the Fatah Alliance, political arm of the pro-Iran Hashed Al-Shaabi former paramilitary force
By AFP ·

Aramco deploys first $10bn to local, international firms to kickstart Jafurah project photos

Aramco deploys first $10bn to local, international firms to kickstart Jafurah project

  • The company said it signed 16 subsurface and Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) contracts
By Arab News ·

Emirates airline could float on Dubai stock market: Company president

Emirates airline could float on Dubai stock market: Company president

  • The airline posted a loss of 5.8 billion dirham from April to September, down from a 12.6 billion dirham loss for the same period last year.
By Reuters ·

‘It’s great to learn about Italian cuisine, drinks and desserts that we did not know about before. (Supplied)

In Jeddah, Italian gastronomic delights whet the Saudi appetite

  • World Week of Italian Cuisine in Saudi Arabia concludes with feast in Jeddah
By Abdul Aziz Hammad ·

Special Egyptian Ministry of Health denies discovery of omicron variant in the country

Egyptian Ministry of Health denies discovery of omicron variant in the country

  • It follows reports that two people infected with the new coronavirus variant were found on a flight from Ethiopia
  • Ministry of Health has ordered rapid lateral flow tests for all people arriving in Egypt from South Africa, Lesotho, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Namibia and Eswatini
By Mohammed Abu Zaid ·

Police investigating Islamophobic outburst by London Underground commuter

Police investigating Islamophobic outburst by London Underground commuter

  • Passenger told that nobody else had spoken up because they were “scared because he is Muslim”
  • British Transport Police: We are aware of a social media video showing a hate incident on-board the District line
By Arab News ·

Special Gold miners keen on going green

Gold miners keen on going green

  • In eight countries gold mining firms account for more than 5% of all government income


By Roger Baird ·

OSN top-watched content includes Grey's Anatomy, Succession, Yellowstone and Tufah Al-Haram. (Supplied)

OSN marks UAE’s 50th National Day by revealing top-watched content

  • List includes Arabic, Turkish and award-winning Western movies and shows
By Arab News ·