IAEA representative carries out in inspection at nuclear power plant of Natanz, Iran. (AFP file photo)

US options when Iran nuclear deal talks resume

  • The goal is to buy some time, as Tehran is much closer to possessing a nuclear bomb than before
By AFP ·

Demonstrators carry banners and flags during a protest in front of the Justice Palace after a probe into Beirut blast was frozen, in Beirut. (Reuters)

Lebanon judiciary stands firm despite Hezbollah allegations

  • Judges resigning in protest at poor conditions
  • Party has been disrupting Cabinet sessions
By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Update How omicron is affecting Middle East markets

How omicron is affecting Middle East markets

By Arab News ·

Egypt authorizes Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for 12 to 15 year-olds

Egypt authorizes Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for 12 to 15 year-olds

  • Prime minister directs government to take all precautionary measures against new COVID-19 variant Omicron
By Arab News ·

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison gestures during a press conference at Parliament House in Canberra, Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021. (AP)

Australia to introduce new laws to force media platforms to unmask online trolls

  • The new legislation will introduce a complaints mechanism, so that if somebody thinks they are being defamed, bullied or attacked on social media, they will be able to require the platform to take the material down
By Reuters ·

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison gestures during a press conference at Parliament House in Canberra, Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021. (AP)

Australia to introduce new laws to force media platforms to unmask online trolls

  • The new legislation will introduce a complaints mechanism, so that if somebody thinks they are being defamed, bullied or attacked on social media, they will be able to require the platform to take the material down
By Reuters ·