US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Monday renewed his vow of a "collective response" to Iran, which had warned adversaries against reprisals after Tehran was blamed for an attack on an Israeli-linked tanker. (AFP)

Israel free to make decisions it deems appropriate on Iran: White House

  • US, Britain and Israel blame Iran for fatal attack on Israeli-linked oil tanker off coast of Oman
  • Secretary of State Blinken said “there will be a collective response”
By Arab News ·

UK, Iran summon envoys after British slam ‘unlawful’ Oman tanker attack

UK, Iran summon envoys after British slam ‘unlawful’ Oman tanker attack

  • Iran foreign ministry: No hesitation in protecting security and national interests
  • A British security guard and a Romanian crew member were killed in the strike
By Reuters ·

Special In this Sunday, Aug. 1, 2021 file photo, Tunisian President Kais Saied waves to bystanders as he strolls along the avenue Bourguiba in Tunis, Tunisia. (AP)

Egypt, Algeria agree on ‘full support’ for Tunisian president

  • Nile dispute, anti-terror policies also discussed in Cairo meeting hosted by Egyptian leader
By Mohammed Abu Zaid ·

The Green Leaves Playgroup principal broke last year’s record with a 250 sq. meter map of the world. The previous record belonged to Caroline Chaptini, who created a 196.94 sq. meter crescent mosaic. Inset: (Khulood Al-Fadli Supplied)

Saudi school principal gets into Guinness for largest mural using water bottle caps

  • With determination and consistency, Khulood Al-Fadli continued her work ‘and never gave up’
By DEEMA AL-KHUDAIR ·

Incoming Iran president says he will take steps to lift ‘tyrannical’ US sanctions

Incoming Iran president says he will take steps to lift ‘tyrannical’ US sanctions

  • New Iran president Ebrahim Raisi: Government would try to improve living conditions which have suffered under the sanctions
By Reuters ·

‘Indiscriminate’ Afghan fighting hurting civilians the most, says UN

‘Indiscriminate’ Afghan fighting hurting civilians the most, says UN

  • In Herat, another city under siege, hundreds of residents chanted from their rooftops after government forces repulsed the latest Taliban assault
By AFP ·

Saudi Arabia sees record IPOs requests, 50% rise in managed assets, says CMA chief

Saudi Arabia sees record IPOs requests, 50% rise in managed assets, says CMA chief

  • Elkuwaiz says assets under management by financial institutions have increased by 50 percent
By Shatha Almasoudi & Sara Alfaiz ·

More than 80 percent of antisemitic posts on social media platforms stay online despite being reported, a report has found. (AFP/File Photo)

Study: Social media platforms ‘fail to remove 80% of antisemitic content’

  • Results show Facebook, Twitter and more are ‘safe spaces for racists,’ official says
By Arab News ·

More than 80 percent of antisemitic posts on social media platforms stay online despite being reported, a report has found. (AFP/File Photo)

Study: Social media platforms ‘fail to remove 80% of antisemitic content’

  • Results show Facebook, Twitter and more are ‘safe spaces for racists,’ official says
By Arab News ·