Clean energy development can’t be left to Aramco and ADNOC, warns Saudi minister

Clean energy development can’t be left to Aramco and ADNOC, warns Saudi minister

By Fahad Abuljadayel - Jana Salloum ·

Update Saudi Arabia launches two initiatives at cost of $10.4 billion to combat climate change: Crown Prince

Saudi Arabia launches two initiatives at cost of $10.4 billion to combat climate change: Crown Prince

  • Mohammed bin Salman said gathering planned to put a regional roadmap into place for combating climate change
By RAYANA ALQUBALI - SHATHA ALMASOUDI ·

Iraq blames Iran for drastic decline in river flow

Iraq blames Iran for drastic decline in river flow

  • The Sirwan river begins in Iran, flowing to Darbandikhan Dam in northeastern Iraq before going through the rural province of Diyala and joining the Tigris
By AFP ·

Special Bangladesh to launch Myanmar curriculum for Rohingya refugee children

Bangladesh to launch Myanmar curriculum for Rohingya refugee children

  • Stalled by COVID-19 lockdowns, pilot program now set to swing into action
By SHEHAB SUMON ·

Saudi development fund issues $3bn to Pakistan to help support economy

Saudi development fund issues $3bn to Pakistan to help support economy

  • The funds will help the Pakistani government support its foreign currency reserves
By Arab News ·

Bolsonaro, who tested positive for the coronavirus in July last year, had credited his taking hydroxychloroquine, an anti-malarial drug, for his mild symptoms. (File/AFP)

Facebook, YouTube take down Bolsonaro video over false vaccine claim

  • Both Facebook and Alphabet Inc’s YouTube said the video, which was recorded on Thursday, violated their policies
By Reuters ·

Bolsonaro, who tested positive for the coronavirus in July last year, had credited his taking hydroxychloroquine, an anti-malarial drug, for his mild symptoms. (File/AFP)

Facebook, YouTube take down Bolsonaro video over false vaccine claim

  • Both Facebook and Alphabet Inc’s YouTube said the video, which was recorded on Thursday, violated their policies
By Reuters ·

Headliner Azeem Muhammad, from St. Louis in Missouri, joined the Penny Appeal tour in 2018 and has been a growing success since. (AN Photo/Sarah Glubb)

Muslim comedians tour UK to help people get over the pandemic

  • Starting in London, the Super Muslim Comedy Tour heads north and stops in 10 locations, including Manchester, Birmingham and Glasgow
  • This year’s lineup brings back some of the old favorites, along with some new performers, but none of them were interested in centering their jokes around the pandemic
By SARAH GLUBB ·
Special Polish power meets Brazilian grit as Jan Blachowicz and Glover Teixeira face off at UFC 267 in Abu Dhabi

Polish power meets Brazilian grit as Jan Blachowicz and Glover Teixeira face off at UFC 267 in Abu Dhabi

  • UFC returns to Abu Dhabi with a title double-header in front of an expected capacity crowd at Etihad Arena on Yas Island 
  • Blachowicz is coming off an upset victory over the formerly undefeated Israel Adesanya, while Teixeira is after a huge win over Thiago Santos having been hurt early on
By Dimitri Lykidis ·