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Anwar, at last: Ibrahim becomes Malaysian PM, capping three-decade political journey

  • KUALA LUMPUR: Anwar Ibrahim, arguably the most charismatic opposition leader Malaysia has ever seen, was sworn in as prime minister on Thursday, reaching the apogee of a three-decade long political career that saw him rise as a companion, then foe, to Mahathir Mohamad, and serve long years in j...
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Two dead, Jeddah schools and universities close due to weather conditions

  • RIYADH: At least two people died on Thursday as heavy rains hit western Saudi Arabia, including Jeddah, delaying flights and forcing schools to close, officials said. “Two deaths have been recorded so far, and we call on everyone not to go out unless necessary,” Makkah regional gove...
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Jordan king, UAE president discuss economic and development cooperation

  • DUBAI: Jordan’s King Abdullah II King Abdullah on Thursday met with UAE President Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed in Abu Dhabi, during an official visit, state news agency Petra reported. “King Abdullah and Sheikh Mohammed stressed the deep-rooted ties between the two peoples and countries, as well...
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From Serena Williams to Prince Harry and the Kardashians, celebrities are tackling Spartan races

  • Since the inception of Spartan races back in 2010, a whole host of famous faces have tested their mettle across the challenging obstacle courses. From Grand Slam champions to Hall of Famers, Grammy winners to a member of the British royal family, the list of those who have successfully negotiat...
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Egyptian firm Elsewedy Electric to set up operation in Saudi Arabia as cross-national ties deepen

  • RIYADH: Egyptian company Elsewedy Electric is all set to establish a new firm in Saudi Arabia with a capital of SR500,000 ($133,048), as trade relations between the countries deepen.  According to a bourse disclosure, the decision was made after its Board of Directors approved ...
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Ithra lights up in green to mark Saudi team’s win

  • DHAHRAN: In celebration of Saudi Arabia’s historic win against Argentina in their opening match in the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, Ithra was lit up in a green-colored design.    “In celebration of the historic win of the Saudi Arabian team at the FIFA World Cup, the Ithra building pr...
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After 36 years, Canada has to wait longer for World Cup win

  • AL-RAYYAN, Qatar: O Canada, the wait remains. Alphonso Davies had the chance to score his nation’s first-ever World Cup goal, to grab a quick lead on Belgium. As Davies readied for the spot kick in the 11th minute after a hand ball, red-clad Canadian fans at the other end of Ahmed bin Ali Stad...
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QNB Group and Ajlan & Bros Holding partner to develop digital banking presence in Saudi Arabia

  • QNB Group has entered into a joint venture agreement with Ajlan & Bros Holding, to collaborate and develop a strong digital banking presence in Saudi Arabia. QNB Group Chief Executive Officer Abdulla Mubarak Al-Khalifa and Ajlan & Bros Holding Chairman of the Board of Directors Ajlan ...
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RECIPES FOR SUCCESS: Chef ArChan Chan offers advice and a delicious chicken wings recipe

  • RIYADH:Chef ArChan Chan’s story is one that could inspire many an aspiring cook. By her own admission, Chan had “no idea about cooking,” when she started her career, but she is now executive chef of the Cantonese restaurant Ho Lee Fook in Hong Kong.   “In many Asian countries, like ...
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Saudi footballer undergoes successful surgery after World Cup injury

  • RIYADH: Doctors in Riyadh have successfully operated on Saudi footballer Yasser Al-Shahrani after he sustained serious injuries during Kingdom’s historic match against Argentina at the World Cup in Qatar. Al-Shahrani was airlifted from Doha’s Hamad Medical City to Riyadh on Wednesday morning ...
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