Update King Salman appoints Crown Prince as Prime Minister of Saudi Arabia

King Salman appoints Crown Prince as Prime Minister of Saudi Arabia

  • Prince Khalid bin Salman appointed defense minister
  • SABIC CEO Yousef bin Abdullah Al-Bunyan becomes minister of education
By Arab News ·

Special Yusuf Al-Qaradawi is dead but his poison lives on

Yusuf Al-Qaradawi is dead but his poison lives on

  • Spiritual leader of outlawed Muslim Brotherhood spent decades propagating an ideology that fueled violence across the Middle East
  • He justified suicide bombings, repeatedly spoke out against Jews as a community, and issued fatwas that demean women
By Arab News ·

Iranian oil workers: End government crackdown or we go on strike

Iranian oil workers: End government crackdown or we go on strike

  • Massive unrest has roiled Iran, with protests spreading to more than 80 cities and towns
By Arab News ·

KSRelief continues assistance to communities in disaster-stricken areas

KSRelief continues assistance to communities in disaster-stricken areas

  • New humanitarian campaign to spray residual pesticides was launched in Yemen
By Arab News ·

Special Jewish settlers storm Al-Aqsa compound for second day

Jewish settlers storm Al-Aqsa compound for second day

  • A Palestinian security official told Arab News that Israeli police had deployed in large numbers throughout East Jerusalem and imposed restrictions on worshippers as part of a well-rehearsed tactic to prevent protests
By Mohammed Najib ·

Update India bans Islamist group, citing ‘terror links’

India bans Islamist group, citing ‘terror links’

  • The Popular Front of India denies involvement in extremist activity
  • Police have arrested more than 300 PFI cadres in raids across the country since Friday
By AFP ·

Prior restraint: Elon Musk claims government-imposed muzzle unlawful

Prior restraint: Elon Musk claims government-imposed muzzle unlawful

  • Court brief: Musk’s speech is chilled by the threat of SEC investigations and prosecution for contempt of court
By AP ·

Prior restraint: Elon Musk claims government-imposed muzzle unlawful

Prior restraint: Elon Musk claims government-imposed muzzle unlawful

  • Court brief: Musk’s speech is chilled by the threat of SEC investigations and prosecution for contempt of court
By AP ·

Saudi Arabia’s Nasiba Hafiz designs new line with US feminine care giant Always

Saudi Arabia’s Nasiba Hafiz designs new line with US feminine care giant Always

  • Not Hot Collection for women to stave off heat, humidity
  • ‘Biggest appeal was hi-tech material to keep cool and dry’
By Shyama Krishna Kumar ·
Verstappen on verge of second world title as F1 returns to Singapore

Verstappen on verge of second world title as F1 returns to Singapore

  • To take the title this weekend, Verstappen must win the race with Leclerc finishing no higher than eighth or ninth
By AFP ·