US charges three in Iran-backed effort to assassinate journalist

US charges three in Iran-backed effort to assassinate journalist

  • Rafat Amirov, Polad Omarov and Khalid Mehdiyev were charged with murder-for-hire and money laundering
By Reuters ·

Seven dead in synagogue attack outside Jerusalem, Israeli officials say

Seven dead in synagogue attack outside Jerusalem, Israeli officials say

  • Israeli police described it as a “terror attack” and said it took place in a synagogue in Neve Ya’akov
  • The incident comes a day after the deadliest raid in the West Bank in years
By Reuters ·

Philadelphia police arrested Nicole Marie Rodgers on Friday for the murder of Alwaleed Algheraibi

Woman arrested in US accused of murdering Saudi student in knife attack

By Arab News ·

In Philby’s footsteps: Epic journey brings a Saudi-British family together

In Philby’s footsteps: Epic journey brings a Saudi-British family together

  • Reem told Arab News: “Meeting the UK side of the family is all thanks to Mark Evans. Of course, we always knew about each other, but it just never happened that we met”
By Nada Alturki ·

Irish family in limbo as six-year Qatari court battle drags on over daughter’s burns

Irish family in limbo as six-year Qatari court battle drags on over daughter’s burns

  • Elizabeth Soffe suffered terrible injuries aged two in fire blamed on rental company’s poor maintenance
  • Parents say they can’t afford her treatment after appeal ruling cuts original compensation from $4m to less than $2m
By Arab News ·

Gunman who fled to Pakistan jailed in UK for murder

Gunman who fled to Pakistan jailed in UK for murder

  • Tahir Zarif, 31, will serve a minimum of 30 years for the killing of Akhtar Javeed, 56
  • Zarif and 3 others attempted to rob Javeed in 2016; killer hid in Pakistan to escape justice
By Arab News ·

BBC Arabic stops broadcasting after 85 years

BBC Arabic stops broadcasting after 85 years

  • The move comes as part of the World Service's cost cuts
By Arab News ·

BBC Arabic stops broadcasting after 85 years

BBC Arabic stops broadcasting after 85 years

  • The move comes as part of the World Service's cost cuts
By Arab News ·