US envoy to Yemen Tim Lenderking holds talks with Yemen’s Foreign Minister Ahmed Awad bin Mubarak in Saudi capital, Riyadh. (Saba)

US blames Houthis for failed Yemen peace efforts

  • Envoy Tim Lenderking condemns Houthis for civilian attacks, tells Yemen’s foreign minister that his government has Washington’s support
  • Saudi ambassador to Yemen held talks with UN envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths
By Arab News ·

Special How corruption and violence go hand-in-hand in Iraq

How corruption and violence go hand-in-hand in Iraq

  • Iran-backed groups willing to kidnap, kill to protect corrupt revenue streams: Experts
  • Iraq ranked 160 out of 180 in Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index
By Christopher Hamill-Stewart ·

Iranians nonchalant as regime opens poll

Iranians nonchalant as regime opens poll

  • Khamenei’s ally Raisi likely to succeed succeed the pragmatist incumbent Hassan Rouhani
By Arab News ·

NEOM initiative aims to help Saudi craftspeople develop their businesses

NEOM initiative aims to help Saudi craftspeople develop their businesses

  • Craft+ runs for two weeks with the aim of empowering and supporting home businesses and micro-enterprises
By SPA ·

Special Bangladeshi COVID-19 vaccine gets conditional clearance for human trials

Bangladeshi COVID-19 vaccine gets conditional clearance for human trials

  • Bangavax is a new generation mRNA vaccine, like the Pfizer and Moderna ones, but is expected to be cheaper
  • Bangladesh Medical Research Council requires Bangavax producer to first conduct trials on monkeys or chimpanzees
By SHEHAB SUMON ·

Spotify launches Greenroom, which allows users to join live discussions or to host their own

Spotify launches Greenroom, which allows users to join live discussions or to host their own

  • Greenroom is the Swedish online music streaming giant’s answer to the popular platform Clubhouse
By AFP ·

Spotify launches Greenroom, which allows users to join live discussions or to host their own

Spotify launches Greenroom, which allows users to join live discussions or to host their own

  • Greenroom is the Swedish online music streaming giant’s answer to the popular platform Clubhouse
By AFP ·