Israel targets Gaza tunnels, Palestinian rocket attacks persist

Israel targets Gaza tunnels, Palestinian rocket attacks persist

  • Health officials in northern Gaza said a woman and her three children were killed during the Israeli operation and that their bodies were recovered from the rubble of their home
  • At least 119 have been killed in Gaza, including 31 children and 19 women
By Reuters ·

Update 12 killed in mosque blast near Afghan capital, shattering cease-fire calm: police

12 killed in mosque blast near Afghan capital, shattering cease-fire calm: police

  • Kabul police spokesman says explosives had been placed inside the mosques
  • No one immediately claimed responsibility for the explosion
By AFP ·

Turkey’s notorious mafia leader claims close state ties

Turkey’s notorious mafia leader claims close state ties

  • Concern over criminalization of politics as opposition calls for parliamentary inquiry
By Arab News ·

Saudi Arabia announces 12 more COVID-19 deaths

Saudi Arabia announces 12 more COVID-19 deaths

  • The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom has increased to 415,747
  • A total of 7,134 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far
By Arab News ·

Palestinians flee as Israeli artillery pounds northern Gaza video

Palestinians flee as Israeli artillery pounds northern Gaza

  • Israel has massed troops along the border and called up 9,000 reservists as fighting intensifies with the Islamic militant group Hamas
  • As Israel and Hamas plunged closer to all-out war despite international efforts at a cease-fire, communal violence in Israel erupted for a fourth night
By AFP ·

Germany slams ‘anti-Semitic’ demos and Hamas ‘terrorist attacks’

Germany slams ‘anti-Semitic’ demos and Hamas ‘terrorist attacks’

  • Merkel’s government stressed “Israel’s right to self-defense against these attacks”
  • Germany has seen scattered demonstrations this week over the escalating conflict
By AFP ·

Saudi Grintafy football scout platform helps clubs to discover the next Messi

Saudi Grintafy football scout platform helps clubs to discover the next Messi

  • Platform allows players to build their profiles
  • Saudi tech startups boom as sector attracts wave of cash
By Arab News ·

Macron, Ardern hold talks in new push against online extremism

Macron, Ardern hold talks in new push against online extremism

  • The campaign aims to bring together governments and top tech platforms
  • Christchurch Call’s participants are asked to commit to pledges to eliminate terrorist and violent extremist content
By AFP ·

Macron, Ardern hold talks in new push against online extremism

Macron, Ardern hold talks in new push against online extremism

  • The campaign aims to bring together governments and top tech platforms
  • Christchurch Call’s participants are asked to commit to pledges to eliminate terrorist and violent extremist content
By AFP ·

Rare books shed light on history of the Arab world

Rare books shed light on history of the Arab world

  • Regional highlights from the latest catalogue of rare book dealer Peter Harrington, which will be represented at the Abu Dhabi Book Fair later this month
By Arab News ·
Barcelona must wait as Xavi signs on at Al-Sadd

Barcelona must wait as Xavi signs on at Al-Sadd

  • Spanish World Cup winner touted as Ronald Koeman’s replacement will now have fresh shot at AFC Champions League
By John Duerden ·