Jordan prime minister promises inquiry into deadly blast at Red Sea port

Jordan prime minister promises inquiry into deadly blast at Red Sea port

  • A crane loading chlorine tanks onto a ship on Monday dropped one of them, causing an explosion of toxic yellow smoke
By AP ·

UN: Syria civilian death toll over 306,000 since 2011

UN: Syria civilian death toll over 306,000 since 2011

  • Toll includes those killed as a direct result of war operations and not those who died from lack of access to basic needs
By Reuters ·

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 ·

 Jazan governor attends signing ceremony for improved services for Saudi Autism Society

Jazan governor attends signing ceremony for improved services for Saudi Autism Society

  • The agreement aims to provide the best services for the autistic community in Jazan across health, education and training fields
By Arab News ·

Japan to host 2023 G-7 Summit in Hiroshima May 19-21

Japan to host 2023 G-7 Summit in Hiroshima May 19-21

  • Japan will hold the rotating presidency of the G-7 major powers next year
By Arab News Japan ·