Market blast in north Syria kills 19 people, wounds dozens

Market blast in north Syria kills 19 people, wounds dozens

  • Assad regime shelling hits busy market in rebel-held Aleppo town, says monitor
  • The attack on the town of Al-Bab came days after a Turkish airstrike killed at least 11 Syrian troops and US-backed Kurdish fighters
By Arab News ·

Israeli troops kill another unarmed Palestinian

Israeli troops kill another unarmed Palestinian

  • Anger in West Bank after man, 58, is shot on his way home from morning prayers
By Mohammed Najib ·

President Sisi names veteran banker as caretaker head of Egypt’s central bank

President Sisi names veteran banker as caretaker head of Egypt’s central bank

  • Hassan Abdalla appointed in place of Tarek Amer,  who resigned from the post he had held since 2015
  • Abdalla is CEO of the Arab African International Bank and holds eminent positions in various business groups
By Agencies ·

Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief provides aid to Yemenis in flood-hit Al-Mahra 

Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief provides aid to Yemenis in flood-hit Al-Mahra 

  • KSrelief’s immediate response was a continuation of the Kingdom’s efforts to provide support to Yemenis across several regions in Yemen
By Arab News ·

Bahrain’s ambassador to the UK visits Oxford Center for Islamic Studies

Bahrain’s ambassador to the UK visits Oxford Center for Islamic Studies

  • Sheikh Fawaz bin Mohammed Al-Khalifa saw his country’s pavilion at the center and reviewed research in a number of fields
By Arab News ·

Agthia saves $26.4 million in 18 months using cost optimization measures

Agthia saves $26.4 million in 18 months using cost optimization measures

  • Group plans to expand into consumer business and have a consumer-centric mix of 75 percent of revenues
By Dana Alomar ·

Baldwin expects no charges over fatal movie set accident

Baldwin expects no charges over fatal movie set accident

  • A criminal investigation into the shooting is still ongoing, and prosecutors have not yet ruled out charges against those involved
  • "I sincerely believe... (investigators are) going to say that this was an accident. It's tragic," said Baldwin in a rare interview
By AFP ·
Chelsea boss Tuchel given one-game ban after Spurs red card

Chelsea boss Tuchel given one-game ban after Spurs red card

  • Tuchel's touchline ban has been suspended temporarily, pending the full written reasons for the decision
  • Conte has been fined £15,000 after both managers admitted improper conduct
By AFP ·