Update

Saudi Arabia will ease COVID-19 lockdown from Thursday

  • Health Minister Tawfiq Al-Rabiah said the easing will take place in phases
  • Al-Rabiah said the people of the Kingdom had shown a “high amount of responsibility"
By Arab News ·

Update

Dubai to resume economic activity and allow free movement from Wednesday

  • Dubai Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan said shops and businesses can reopen between 6.00 a.m and 11.00 p.m.
  • People must wear masks and wash hands regularly
By Arab News ·

Update

Middle East countries impose strict measures during Eid to prevent coronavirus spread

By Arab News ·

Saudi envoy to UK calls for more cooperation amid pandemic

  • Prince Khalid said the Saudi economy is performing better than some expected
By Arab News ·

Special

Egyptian doctors call for more facilities to handle pandemic

  • The virus has infected more than 350 members of Egypt’s medical staff. The number of doctors who have lost their lives to the virus has risen to 19
By SALMA AHMED ·

Special

Muslims in Italy follow rules while celebrating Eid Al-Fitr

  • Italian media reported that Muslims gathered to perform Eid prayers in compliance with anti-coronavirus measures
By  Francesco Bongarra ·

Special

India moves into top 10 worst-hit by COVID-19

By Sanjay Kumar ·

New emissions blow for VW as German court backs damages claims

  • Scandal has already cost firm more than €30 billion; ruling serves as template for about 60,000 cases
By Reuters ·

Woods, Manning win TV charity match as good as real thing

  • Donations for COVID-19 relief funds kept piling up, and entertainment didn’t stop
By AP ·

Al Jazeera continues to ‘provide a platform to bigoted and violent extremists’

  • Qatar-based media network has a turbulent past when it comes to extremist and anti-Semitic rhetoric
By TAREK ALI AHMAD ·