video Update 12 dead, hundreds hospitalized after toxic gas leak at Jordan’s Aqaba port

12 dead, hundreds hospitalized after toxic gas leak at Jordan’s Aqaba port

  • Canister with 25 tons of chlorine plunges from crane
  • Workers flee for lives from deadly clouds
video By Raed Omari ·

Iran, US to resume indirect nuclear talks in Qatar this week: State Department

Iran, US to resume indirect nuclear talks in Qatar this week: State Department

  • The statement comes amid expectations that talks to save the pact will resume soon after the top EU diplomat’s trip to the Islamic Republic
By AFP ·

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 ·

Jeddah Season 2022 achieves record numbers since launch

Jeddah Season 2022 achieves record numbers since launch

  • More than 5 million visitors from the Kingdom and around the world have attended Jeddah Season
By Arab News ·

Saudi Arabia, Egypt hold talks on increasing investment

Saudi Arabia, Egypt hold talks on increasing investment

  • The meeting followed the visit of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to Egypt,
By Yassin Mohammed ·

People smuggler sentenced to 7 years in jail in Austria

People smuggler sentenced to 7 years in jail in Austria

  • The 19-year-old Latvian was found guilty of people smuggling and causing fatal injuries, but was not found guilty of murder
By (AFP) ·

Google hit with antitrust complaint by Danish job search rival

Google hit with antitrust complaint by Danish job search rival

  • The complaint could accelerate EU antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager’s scrutiny of Google for Jobs
By Reuters ·

Google hit with antitrust complaint by Danish job search rival

Google hit with antitrust complaint by Danish job search rival

  • The complaint could accelerate EU antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager’s scrutiny of Google for Jobs
By Reuters ·

Special Italian screenwriter wows cinemagoers on first visit to the Kingdom

Italian screenwriter wows cinemagoers on first visit to the Kingdom

  • Giacomo Mazzariol’s movie screened as part of weeklong European Film Festival
  • 25-year-old says he plans to return and hopes to mentor young Saudi talent
By Lama Alhamawi ·
Glory for Al-Hilal as win over Al-Faisaly secures third Saudi Pro League title in row

Glory for Al-Hilal as win over Al-Faisaly secures third Saudi Pro League title in row

  • The 2-1 win meant Ramon Diaz’s team could not be caught by Al-Ittihad, who ended the season disappointing fashion with 0-0 draw again Al-Batin
By John Duerden ·