NATO launches biggest military buildup since end of Cold War

NATO launches biggest military buildup since end of Cold War

  • NATO will be ‘strengthened in all directions across every domain — land, air and sea’
By AFP ·

Hajj ministry announces alternative flights, facilities to accommodate pilgrims facing issues from UK, Europe and America

Hajj ministry announces alternative flights, facilities to accommodate pilgrims facing issues from UK, Europe and America

  • This comes after people faced technical issues while applying for hajj via the electronic portal
  • Additional seats were added on flights after people reported limited capacities on flights
By Arab News ·

Jordan’s PM confirms results of Aqaba gas leak investigation to be made public

Jordan’s PM confirms results of Aqaba gas leak investigation to be made public

  • At least 13 people were killed, and 250 others were hospitalized when a chlorine tank exploded after a crane dropped it at the Red Sea port of Aqaba, releasing a large plume of toxic yellow smoke
By Arab News ·

Saudi Police arrest 15 Hajj fraudsters

Saudi Police arrest 15 Hajj fraudsters

  • Illegal online adverts included providing transportation to the holy sites securing sacrifices for pilgrims
By Arab News ·

Three Israelis, 64 Palestinians wounded in West Bank clashes

Three Israelis, 64 Palestinians wounded in West Bank clashes

  • Clashes left 64 injured Palestinians, most of them suffering from effects of tear gas inhalation
By AFP ·

Sudan gears up for mass protest against generals

Sudan gears up for mass protest against generals

  • Sudan has been roiled by near-weekly protests as the country’s economic woes have deepened since army chief Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan seized power last year
By AFP ·

NBA free agency opens Thursday, starting deal-making season

NBA free agency opens Thursday, starting deal-making season

  • The largest deal, in terms of actual dollars, coming in the next few days almost certainly won’t have anything to do with a free agent: All signs point to two-time reigning NBA MVP Nikola Jokic being offered a supermax extension in the $260 million range
By AP ·