US envoy to Yemen Tim Lenderking holds talks with Yemen’s Foreign Minister Ahmed Awad bin Mubarak in Saudi capital, Riyadh. (Saba)

US blames Houthis for failed Yemen peace efforts

  • Envoy Tim Lenderking condemns Houthis for civilian attacks, tells Yemen’s foreign minister that his government has Washington’s support
  • Saudi ambassador to Yemen held talks with UN envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths
By Arab News ·

Iranians nonchalant as regime opens poll

Iranians nonchalant as regime opens poll

  • Khamenei’s ally Raisi likely to succeed succeed the pragmatist incumbent Hassan Rouhani
By Arab News ·

Exclusive Interview: Carlos Ghosn on the dark side of Japan, life in Lebanon and his upcoming documentary video

Interview: Carlos Ghosn on the dark side of Japan, life in Lebanon and his upcoming documentary

  • The former Nissan chairman was arrested in Tokyo in 2018 over allegations of false accounting and financial misconduct
  • In Dec. 2019, Ghosn pulled off a complex and dramatic escape that could have come straight from a Hollywood movie
By TAREK ALI AHMAD ·

Visitors to Saudi Arabia must complete COVID-19 registration before departure

Visitors to Saudi Arabia must complete COVID-19 registration before departure

  • GACA said this protocol will help facilitate the entry procedures and reduce waiting periods at ports of entry
  • The circular was issued to all airlines in the Kingdom
By Arab News ·

Israel to send Palestinians 1 million COVID-19 vaccine doses in exchange deal

Israel to send Palestinians 1 million COVID-19 vaccine doses in exchange deal

  • Vaccine deal was among initial policy moves toward the Palestinians by new Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett
  • Some 30 percent of eligible Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza have received at least one vaccine dose
By Reuters ·

Life sentence sought for ‘Hotel Rwanda’ hero

Life sentence sought for ‘Hotel Rwanda’ hero

  • Former manager of Kigali’s Hotel des Mille Collines was made famous by the 2004 Hollywood film
By AFP ·

Saudi Arabia’s National Debt Management Center wins global awards for second year

Saudi Arabia’s National Debt Management Center wins global awards for second year

  • Saudi office won Middle East and emerging market awards
By Arab News ·

Prasad has said Twitter has not complied with a new set of government rules that required them to appoint new compliance officers. (File/AFP)

Twitter’s India woes worsen as police summon chief over viral video

  • Indian police summon Twitter's top official in the country to answer allegation of inciting hate between communities.
  • This comes amidst India's crackdown on Twitter and other social media firms to comply with country's new IT rules.
By Reuters ·

Prasad has said Twitter has not complied with a new set of government rules that required them to appoint new compliance officers. (File/AFP)

Twitter’s India woes worsen as police summon chief over viral video

  • Indian police summon Twitter's top official in the country to answer allegation of inciting hate between communities.
  • This comes amidst India's crackdown on Twitter and other social media firms to comply with country's new IT rules.
By Reuters ·