Update Iran to announce result of presidential race led by ultraconservative

Iran to announce result of presidential race led by ultraconservative

  • Ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi was seen as all but certain to emerge victorious
  • Former Central Bank chief and moderate candidate Abdolnasser Hemmati concedes loss
By AFP - AP ·

Arab coalition destroys Houthi drone targeting southern Saudi Arabia

Arab coalition destroys Houthi drone targeting southern Saudi Arabia

  • Iran-backed Houthi militia have consistently launched attacks against the Kingdom
By Arab News ·

Ethiopia finally set to vote as prime minister vows first fair election

Ethiopia finally set to vote as prime minister vows first fair election

By AP ·

Saudi Arabia distributes food baskets, provides medical services to refugees photos

Saudi Arabia distributes food baskets, provides medical services to refugees

  • The general medicine clinics received 192 patients, pediatric clinics received 59 patients, the emergency department received 37 patients, and dental clinics received 22 patients
By SPA ·

Abu Dhabi temporarily suspends use of coronavirus green pass due to technical issues

Abu Dhabi temporarily suspends use of coronavirus green pass due to technical issues

  • The committee approved the use of text messages to show coronavirus test results for those wishing to enter Abu Dhabi
By Arab News ·

Special UN human rights office demands end to Houthi offensive in Marib

UN human rights office demands end to Houthi offensive in Marib

By Christopher Hamill-Stewart ·

Special Faith healers turn vaccine myth busters to get India’s rural population jabbed

Faith healers turn vaccine myth busters to get India’s rural population jabbed

  • While various strategies have been devised to combat vaccine hesitancy, shortage of doses remains a challenge nationwide
  • Officials say local healers, or bhumka, can help todispel myths as they have a great influence over local community life
By Sanjay Kumar ·

Arab economies jostle for position in $200 billion green hydrogen race

Arab economies jostle for position in $200 billion green hydrogen race

  • The region has the potential to be one of the most competitive globally for green hydrogen production thanks to its abundant wind and solar resources
By Arab News ·

FB’s ‘Neighborhoods’ faces crowded niche market, profiling concerns

FB’s ‘Neighborhoods’ faces crowded niche market, profiling concerns

  • Neighborhoods users are prompted to introduce themselves, log interests and answer ice-breaker questions, like favorite DIY projects
By Reuters ·

FB’s ‘Neighborhoods’ faces crowded niche market, profiling concerns

FB’s ‘Neighborhoods’ faces crowded niche market, profiling concerns

  • Neighborhoods users are prompted to introduce themselves, log interests and answer ice-breaker questions, like favorite DIY projects
By Reuters ·