Update The masks are off in public places as Saudi Arabia eases COVID-19 restrictions

The masks are off in public places as Saudi Arabia eases COVID-19 restrictions

  • The Grand Mosque and the Prophet’s Mosque will also be operating at full capacity for those who have been double jabbed
By Rawan Radwan ·

Lebanese Christian group denies Hezbollah claim it planned Beirut bloodshed

Lebanese Christian group denies Hezbollah claim it planned Beirut bloodshed

By Reuters ·

Update Saudi Arabia issues royal decrees, appoints new health and Hajj ministers

Saudi Arabia issues royal decrees, appoints new health and Hajj ministers

  • Tawfiq Al-Rabiah has been appointed the new minister of Hajj and Umrah
  • Fahd Al-Jalajel has been appointed as the Kingdom’s new health minister
By Arab News ·

Saudi campaigners are highlighting the risks of breast cancer — and not only for women

Saudi campaigners are highlighting the risks of breast cancer — and not only for women

  • While cases among males are rare, the illness follows the same path as in women
By Rashid Hassan ·

Iran sentences ex-central bank chief to 10 years in prison

Iran sentences ex-central bank chief to 10 years in prison

  • Besides violating the currency system, Valliollah Seif also had a role in smuggling foreign currency
By AP ·