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Moustapha Akkad’s ‘The Message’ to be shown in Saudi Arabia

  • Director Moustapha Akkad’s masterpiece “The Message” will be screened in Saudi Arabia for the first time after being passed by the country’s censors. The cinema epic, which chronicles the life of Prophet Muhammad and the birth of Islam, has undergone extensive restoration and will be screened...
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Arab fans in UAE turn out to cheer Saudi Arabia in World Cup opener

  • Arabs in the UAE turned out on Thursday night to cheer on Saudi Arabia in their  World Cup game against Russia following an opening ceremony at Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium. “I have come here tonight because Saudi Arabia is playing and it is the World Cup opening match,” said 46-y...
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Pakistan families blame government for hill station nightmare

  • ISLAMABAD: A holiday trip to the Pakistani mountainside town of Murree to view the winter snowfall turned into a nightmare for Muhammad Bilal on Friday. Bilal, 21, was among tens of thousands of visitors who had thronged to Murree to see unusually heavy snowfall and ended up stuck in a m...
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House of Islamic Arts takes visitors on a cultural voyage of discovery through history

  • JEDDAH: Islamic art is renowned around the world for its unique, beautiful and exquisite floral, arabesque, geometric and calligraphic patterns. It encompasses a wide range of artistic forms, including architecture, calligraphy, painting, glass, ceramics and textiles. Its origins can be trace...
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Environmentalists call for end to popular bonfire festival held in memory of Pakistani saint

  •  SANGHAR, Pakistan: For the last 300 years, thousands of Hindus and Muslims have gathered annually in the southern Pakistani village of Barham Bar to commemorate the anniversary of the death of a beloved local saint with a bonfire festival. But in recent years, due to a scarcity of ...
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Saudi Arabia is growing from strength to strength

  • As Saudi Arabia celebrates its Founding Day, I am proud of our nation’s amazing journey of growth and transformation, since Imam Muhammad bin Saud began his reign of the first Saudi state in 1727. Since its founding, the Kingdom has overcome many hurdles over the centuries to become the resil...
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Saudi leaders condole Pakistan on death of former president Rafiq Tarar

  • RIYADH: Saudi Arabia's King Salman sent a cable of condolences and sympathy to Pakistani President Arif Alvi on death of former president Muhammad Rafiq Tarar, the Saudi Press agency reported on early Wednesday. “We send to Your Excellency, the family of the deceased and the Pakistani peo...
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First pig heart transplant patient dies after two months

  • WASHINGTON: The first person to receive a heart transplant from a genetically modified pig has died two months after the medical milestone, the hospital that carried out the surgery said Wednesday. The procedure raised hopes that advances in cross-species organ donation could one day solve the...
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Respite for Gazans as religious tourism resumes in Gaza

  • GAZA CITY: With Saudi Arabia resuming Umrah flights, two years after suspending them due to the COVID-19 pandemic, life has returned to normal for the Hajj and Umrah companies based in Gaza. Religious tourism is the mainstay of Gaza’s Hajj and Umrah companies, even though they have to op...
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