video Update People gather at the site of a collapsed building in the aftermath of Israeli air strikes on Gaza City on May 11, 2021. (AFP)

Gaza violence: 40 killed, more than 200 wounded in relentless Israeli airstrikes and Hamas rocket barrage

  • At least 35 people in the Palestinian enclave and 5 in Israel have been killed so far
  • Israel Airports Authority halt take-offs at Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion airport "to allow defense of nation's skies"
video By Hazem Balousha and Mohammed Abu Zaid ·

Special Eid festivities stop as Israel pounds Gaza

Eid festivities stop as Israel pounds Gaza

  • Eid preparations came to a halt on the largely empty streets as shops downed shutters and people stayed indoors
By HAZEM BALOUSHA ·

Saudi foreign minister condemns Israel over Palestinian evictions, Al-Aqsa Mosque violations

Saudi foreign minister condemns Israel over Palestinian evictions, Al-Aqsa Mosque violations

  • Arab League angrily denounces Israel’s ‘excessive force’ in Gaza
By Arab News ·

Saudi family of crescent sighters carrying on 100-year-old tradition

Saudi family of crescent sighters carrying on 100-year-old tradition

  • Kingdom attaches great importance to scientific process, skill of moon sighting
By Tareq Al-Thaqafi ·

Large protests held in solidarity with Palestinians around the world

Large protests held in solidarity with Palestinians around the world

  • The tensions in Jerusalem have threatened to reverberate throughout the region
By Arab News ·

Saudi customs chiefs urge travelers to declare goods worth more than $800

Saudi customs chiefs urge travelers to declare goods worth more than $800

  • The requirement is part of the common customs law system for the GCC countries
By Arab News ·

First Muslim woman on UK Special Forces TV show describes ‘internal conflict’ at taking part

First Muslim woman on UK Special Forces TV show describes ‘internal conflict’ at taking part

  • Fitness enthusiast Shireen Khan says “SAS Who Dares Wins” placed her in some uncomfortable situations
  • The entrepreneur of Pakistani origin said her parents did not want her to take part, and share room and toilets with men
By SARAH GLUBB ·

First Muslim woman on UK Special Forces TV show describes ‘internal conflict’ at taking part

First Muslim woman on UK Special Forces TV show describes ‘internal conflict’ at taking part

  • Fitness enthusiast Shireen Khan says “SAS Who Dares Wins” placed her in some uncomfortable situations
  • The entrepreneur of Pakistani origin said her parents did not want her to take part, and share room and toilets with men
By SARAH GLUBB ·