Israeli forces thrust deeper into Rafah as diplomacy falters

Israeli forces thrust deeper into Rafah as diplomacy falters

  • Israeli military denied in a statement it had launched any strikes inside the Al-Mawasi humanitarian zone
  • Biden will urge G7 leaders to push Hamas to back ceasefire deal
By Reuters ·

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman receives Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in Jeddah on Wednesday. (SPA) video

Saudi crown prince meets with Ukrainian president in Jeddah

  • Zelensky arrived in the coastal city earlier on Wednesday and was received by the deputy governor of the Makkah Region
By Arab News ·

8,000 under-5s treated for malnutrition in Gaza

8,000 under-5s treated for malnutrition in Gaza

  • WHO chief said 28 of those children had died
  • Significant proportion of Gaza’s population was now facing catastrophic hunger and famine-like conditions
By AFP ·

Riyadh doctors working remotely save Jordan pilgrim from stroke in Madinah

Riyadh doctors working remotely save Jordan pilgrim from stroke in Madinah

  • The pilgrim, who has a history of chronic illness, was treated at the Madinah General Hospital
By Arab News ·

Most of Kuwait fire victims are Indians, minister says

Most of Kuwait fire victims are Indians, minister says

  • Victims will be repatriated to India by military aircraft
  • Kuwait’s Emir orders financial compensation for the families of the victims
By Arab News ·

Indonesia’s president-elect says Saudi Arabia ‘main partner’ in resolving global issues

Indonesia’s president-elect says Saudi Arabia ‘main partner’ in resolving global issues

  • Jakarta, Riyadh have been working with other Muslim countries to rally international support for Palestine
  • President-elect Subianto recently pledged to increase UNRWA funding, send more medical teams to Gaza
By Sheany Yasuko Lai ·

Inside Gharem Studio, the Saudi cultural ‘think tank’ 

Inside Gharem Studio, the Saudi cultural ‘think tank’ 

  • Founder Abdulnasser Gharem discusses the sweeping changes he has witnessed over his career as an artist in the Kingdom
By Rawaa Talass ·
The unimaginable pressure of playing top class cricket

The unimaginable pressure of playing top class cricket

  • Fear of failure is ever present, so a premium is placed on eliminating mistakes, since continued underperforming can mean the end of a contract or career
By Jon Pike ·