International apathy has emboldened Yemen’s Houthis, Saudi envoy tells UN

International apathy has emboldened Yemen’s Houthis, Saudi envoy tells UN

  • Mohammed Abdulaziz Alateek also reaffirmed Kingdom’s support for people of Lebanon and urged authorities there to end ‘terrorist Hezbollah’s control of state’
  • He also pledged his country’s continuing support and commitment to the Palestinian cause, and to comprehensive and lasting peace in the Middle East
By Ephrem Kossaify ·

European countries urge Israel to stop construction in East Jerusalem

European countries urge Israel to stop construction in East Jerusalem

  • Earlier in the month, Israeli authorities approved plans for the construction of around 3,500 homes in occupied East Jerusalem
By Reuters ·

Saudi authority gives details of corruption cases in progress and rulings issued in others

Saudi authority gives details of corruption cases in progress and rulings issued in others

  • Cases involve crooked land deals, bribery, fake documents, false COVID-19 vaccination certificates and other abuses of power and public office
By Arab News ·

Update Calls grow to restore Houthis to US list of terrorist groups

Calls grow to restore Houthis to US list of terrorist groups

  • World must deal with their ‘criminal acts,’ Yemen’s prime minister says
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Hong Kong shuts secondary schools over COVID-19 fears

Hong Kong shuts secondary schools over COVID-19 fears

  • The government halted classes in primary schools and kindergartens early this month
By Reuters ·

Noam Shuster-Eliassi, who speaks Arabic fluently and is a strong advocate of Palestinian rights, criticized the peace agreement between Israel and the UAE. (Facebook)

Online Controversy: Israeli comedian’s viral satirical video mocking UAE normalization divides viewers

  • The song “Dubai, Dubai” was performed by Israeli comedian and activist Noam Shuster-Eliassi
By Arab News ·

Annahr Al-Arabi opened offices in Dubai. (Supplied)

‘Building bridges’: Annahar opens Dubai bureau

By TAREK ALI AHMAD - Leen Fouad ·

Noam Shuster-Eliassi, who speaks Arabic fluently and is a strong advocate of Palestinian rights, criticized the peace agreement between Israel and the UAE. (Facebook)

Online Controversy: Israeli comedian’s viral satirical video mocking UAE normalization divides viewers

  • The song “Dubai, Dubai” was performed by Israeli comedian and activist Noam Shuster-Eliassi
By Arab News ·

Annahr Al-Arabi opened offices in Dubai. (Supplied)

‘Building bridges’: Annahar opens Dubai bureau

By TAREK ALI AHMAD - Leen Fouad ·

Actor Gaspard Ulliel, star of new Mohamed Diab-directed show, dies at 37

Actor Gaspard Ulliel, star of new Mohamed Diab-directed show, dies at 37

  • While skiing Tuesday afternoon at La Rosière resort, Ulliel collided with another skier on an intermediate slope after turning left
  • Ulliel was “motionless and unconscious when rescuers arrived,” while the other skier was unharmed
By AP ·
Tottenham stages latest-ever comeback to win an EPL game

Tottenham stages latest-ever comeback to win an EPL game

  • As an extra reward for Tottenham, the victory took the team above fierce rival Arsenal and into fifth place in the league
By AP ·