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 ·

UN: Syria civilian death toll over 306,000 since 2011

UN: Syria civilian death toll over 306,000 since 2011

  • Toll includes those killed as a direct result of war operations and not those who died from lack of access to basic needs
By Reuters ·

Special After incidents in Jordan, UAE and Egypt: Is violence against women on the rise?

After incidents in Jordan, UAE and Egypt: Is violence against women on the rise?

  • Incidents in three different Arab countries in the space of a week show urgency of treating ‘femicide’ as a global issue 
  • Victims of gender-based violence rarely report crimes against them or seek help, and perpetrators are rarely punished
By Rawan Radwan ·

 Jazan governor attends signing ceremony for improved services for Saudi Autism Society

Jazan governor attends signing ceremony for improved services for Saudi Autism Society

  • The agreement aims to provide the best services for the autistic community in Jazan across health, education and training fields
By Arab News ·

Special Arrest of Muslim journalist sparks widespread outrage in India

Arrest of Muslim journalist sparks widespread outrage in India

  • Mohammed Zubair is one of the co-founders of fact-checking website Alt News
  • Reporters in the Asian nation have been increasingly targeted in recent years
By Sanjay Kumar ·

Japan to host 2023 G-7 Summit in Hiroshima May 19-21

Japan to host 2023 G-7 Summit in Hiroshima May 19-21

By Arab News Japan ·

An aerial view shows a newly unveiled logo for "Meta" in front of Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park on October 28, 2021. (AFP)

Meta’s Oversight Board issued 20 decisions in its first year. Is that enough?

  • The first annual report from the independent review body, which is funded by Meta, explains the reasoning behind its 20 rulings and the 86 recommendations it has made
By Arab News ·

An aerial view shows a newly unveiled logo for "Meta" in front of Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park on October 28, 2021. (AFP)

Meta’s Oversight Board issued 20 decisions in its first year. Is that enough?

  • The first annual report from the independent review body, which is funded by Meta, explains the reasoning behind its 20 rulings and the 86 recommendations it has made
By Arab News ·