Yemeni army pushes into Marib province as Houthis retreat

Yemeni army pushes into Marib province as Houthis retreat

  • “We are now pushing deeper into Juba and Abedia districts,” a military official said
  • This week, government forces seized control of most of Hareb district, inflicting major military blow to the Houthis
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Prince Khalid bin Salman discusses cooperation with Chinese defense minister

Prince Khalid bin Salman discusses cooperation with Chinese defense minister

  • Prince Khalid and Wei Fenghe reviewed the historic ties between Saudi Arabia and China
By Arab News ·

Update US appreciates Kuwait’s support for mutual return to compliance with Iran nuclear deal: Blinken

US appreciates Kuwait’s support for mutual return to compliance with Iran nuclear deal: Blinken

  • Blinken said the JCPOA is the “most effective way to ensure that Iran cannot develop a nuclear weapon”
  • Sheikh Ahmad thanked US commitment to the stability and security of Kuwait and the region
By Arab News ·

Sudanese rally against UN bid to resolve crisis

Sudanese rally against UN bid to resolve crisis

  • An 18-year-old protester died on Wednesday after suffering a bullet wound to the head during protests last month
By AFP ·

Moderna begins trial of omicron-specific vaccine booster

Moderna begins trial of omicron-specific vaccine booster

  • The booster specifically targeting omicron will therefore be evaluated as both a third and a fourth dose
By AFP ·

Lebanon in power deal with Jordan

Lebanon in power deal with Jordan

  • The agreement is part of a wider plan to pump Egyptian gas to a power station in northern Lebanon
By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Germany: Telegram becoming a ‘medium for radicalization’

Germany: Telegram becoming a ‘medium for radicalization’

  • The app is being used to target politicians, scientists and doctors for their role in tackling the coronavirus pandemic
  • The task force would seek Telegram's cooperation but also take measures if it doesn't
By AP ·

Germany: Telegram becoming a ‘medium for radicalization’

Germany: Telegram becoming a ‘medium for radicalization’

  • The app is being used to target politicians, scientists and doctors for their role in tackling the coronavirus pandemic
  • The task force would seek Telegram's cooperation but also take measures if it doesn't
By AP ·

Picasso heirs launch digital art piece to ride ‘crypto’ wave

Picasso heirs launch digital art piece to ride ‘crypto’ wave

  • Picasso's granddaughter and her son opened up their apartment, which is swimming in works from their illustrious ancestor, in an upscale Geneva neighborhood
  • They're looking to cash in on and ride a wave of interest in non-fungible tokens, or NFTs, which have netted millions for far-less-known artists
By AP ·
Footballers suffering from Covid effects after initial recovery

Footballers suffering from Covid effects after initial recovery

  • There have been several high-profile cases of Covid-19 effects preventing players returning to the pitch immediately after testing negative for the virus
  • Bayern Munich midfielder Joshua Kimmich, who was unvaccinated, missed two months of action due to lung damage, while Juventus forward Paulo Dybala said he struggled with a "shortness of breath"
By AFP ·