Jordan prime minister promises inquiry into deadly blast at Red Sea port

Jordan prime minister promises inquiry into deadly blast at Red Sea port

  • A crane loading chlorine tanks onto a ship on Monday dropped one of them, causing an explosion of toxic yellow smoke
By AP ·

New talks in final bid to save Iran nuclear deal

New talks in final bid to save Iran nuclear deal

  • Doha talks also come just two weeks before US President Joe Biden’s first visit to the region
  • EU foreign affairs spokesman Peter Stano said the Doha discussions were the start of process to “unblock” the long-running Vienna negotiations
By Arab News ·

83 civilians killed every day in 11 years of Syrian civil war

83 civilians killed every day in 11 years of Syrian civil war

  • UN says conflict has killed over 300,000, or 1.5 percent of population
By Arab News ·

Al Jouf University included in QS world university rankings 2023

Al Jouf University included in QS world university rankings 2023

  • The university’s president attributed its success to the Kingdom's leadership for their unwavering support for the education sector
By Arab News ·

Cholera is an acute diarrheal disease that is treatable with antibiotics. (AFP)

Iraq announces first cholera death since new outbreak

  • The other infections were mostly concentrated in neighboring Sulaimaniyah province, in the autonomous Kurdistan region
By AFP ·

Fire kills 51 after apparent riot attempt at Colombia prison

Fire kills 51 after apparent riot attempt at Colombia prison

  • President Iván Duque expressed condolences to the families of those who died and said he had ordered investigations into the cause
By AP ·

QIA CEO says exploring opportunities in blockchain

QIA CEO says exploring opportunities in blockchain

  • Qatar’s sovereign wealth fund chief says not interested in crypto investment
By Dana Alomar ·

Instagram hides some posts that mention abortion

Instagram hides some posts that mention abortion

  • Instagram covered a post on one page with more than 25,000 followers that shared text reading: “Abortion in America How You Can Help”
  • The Associated Press identified nearly a dozen other posts that mentioned the word “abortion” and were subsequently covered up by Instagram
By AP ·

Instagram hides some posts that mention abortion

Instagram hides some posts that mention abortion

  • Instagram covered a post on one page with more than 25,000 followers that shared text reading: “Abortion in America How You Can Help”
  • The Associated Press identified nearly a dozen other posts that mentioned the word “abortion” and were subsequently covered up by Instagram
By AP ·

Al-Hilal’s winning DNA: 5 things learned as Riyadh giants claimed 2021-22 Saudi Pro League title

Al-Hilal’s winning DNA: 5 things learned as Riyadh giants claimed 2021-22 Saudi Pro League title

  • Asian champions have completed remarkable turnaround since February to wipe away 16-point deficit on an Al-Ittihad team now left to rue season after looking certainties for championship
By John Duerden ·