Update King Salman approves $5.32bn to help citizens affected by rise in global commodity prices

King Salman approves $5.32bn to help citizens affected by rise in global commodity prices

  • The fund includes SR 10 billion for beneficiaries of social security and the Citizen Account Program
  • Crown prince stressed need to focus on Kingdom’s neediest citizens in the wake of increasing cost of some basic needs
By Arab News ·

Six killed in shooting at July 4 parade in Chicago suburb of Highland Park

Six killed in shooting at July 4 parade in Chicago suburb of Highland Park

By Arab News ·

Al Jazeera reporter likely killed by unintentional gunfire from Israeli positions, US says

Al Jazeera reporter likely killed by unintentional gunfire from Israeli positions, US says

  • Abu Akleh, a Palestinian-American, was killed on May 11 during an Israeli raid in the occupied West Bank
  • The US Security Coordinator concluded that gunfire from Israeli positions was likely responsible for her death
By Reuters ·

Islam-based fatwas played a significant role in facilitating religious matters and raising awareness about the Hajj. (Supplied) photos

Legitimate fatwas reconfirm Islam’s flexibility, scholars tell Grand Hajj Symposium

  • Participants underscored the role of the religious fatwa in achieving the Islamic objectives of the Hajj when it came to contemporary issues
By MOHAMMED AL-KINANI ·

British Council workers stranded in Afghanistan at ‘high risk’

British Council workers stranded in Afghanistan at ‘high risk’

  • Over 180 teachers for the educational outfit suddenly given permission to come to Britain but still lack clear travel route
By Arab News ·

Anghami expands into live events with acquisition of Spotlight

Anghami expands into live events with acquisition of Spotlight

  • Platform aims to bridge the gap between online and offline channels
By Arab News ·

Anghami expands into live events with acquisition of Spotlight

Anghami expands into live events with acquisition of Spotlight

  • Platform aims to bridge the gap between online and offline channels
By Arab News ·

Barcelona strengthen squad by adding Kessie, Christensen

Barcelona strengthen squad by adding Kessie, Christensen

  • Kessie has 58 international appearances with his national team and played at the Tokyo Olympics as Ivory Coast reached the quarterfinals
  • Christensen comes after his contract with Chelsea ended. His deal is also until 2026 and contains the same buyout clause as Kessie’s
By AP ·