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Arab royals across the decades, through lens of Pakistani family of photographers

  • DUBAI: The iconic photographs of a flag ceremony in 1971 after the United Arab Emirates (UAE) was declared an independent, sovereign and federal state were taken by none other than a Pakistani photographer.  Hakim Ally, who began his photography career in Karachi in 1959, captured t...
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Saudi crown prince washes Holy Kaaba on behalf of King Salman

  • RIYADH: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman washed the Holy Kaaba in Makkah’s Grand Mosque on behalf of King Salman, the Saudi Press Agency reported early Tuesday. Prince Mohammed bin Salman performed Tawaf and prayed ahead of the washing ceremony. (SPA) He was accompanied...
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Egypt’s deadly church fire sparks global outpouring of sorrow and sympathy

  • CAIRO: On Sunday, thick smoke and the sound of screams engulfed the Imbaba neighborhood of Cairo as fire broke out at the Abu Sifin church in the low income district west of the Nile River. Many of the 5,000 worshippers who had gathered for a peaceful mass at the Coptic church were forced to t...
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Realizing Saudi Arabia’s progressive Vision 2030

  • It’s a little confusing to list all of the Saudi projects, those that have started already or those in progress. Others may see the complete picture of KSA and say: “It’s a dream country one desires to live in,” or, “Lucky Saudi people, what a vision Saudi has to go beyond expectations.” Thes...
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Industry experts help shape XP Music Futures program for 2022

  • RIYADH: XP Music Futures has created an advisory board of industry insiders to ensure maximum diversity and innovation when it stages its second festival in November. Among those appointed to the so-called board of advocates and advisors are American rapper Kim Renard Nazel — better known as ...
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Saudi crown prince receives letter from Costa Rican president

  • RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman received a letter from the President of Costa Rica Rodrigo Chaves, Saudi Press Agency reported on Monday. The handwritten letter discussed the solid and close relations between the two countries and ways to develop them in all fields. ...
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Resurgence of Taliban in Swat: A blow to Pakistan’s battle against militancy

  • The militants are back in Swat valley more than a decade after they were driven out from the region by the Pakistan military. Heavily armed men are patrolling the highways and have set check posts reminiscent of the bad old days of Taliban control in 2008. Over the past weeks there have been se...
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All eyes on Saudi as ‘Rage on the Red Sea’ boxing battle looms

  • JEDDAH: The sporting world’s attention is set to focus on Jeddah this week in anticipation of the “Rage on the Red Sea” boxing match between world heavyweight champion Oleksandr Usyk and challenger Anthony Joshua. The event on Aug. 20 will also feature a first ever women’s boxing match in Sau...
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Promoter Eddie Hearn hoping Anthony Joshua emerges world champion in Saudi for a second time

  • When Anthony Joshua steps into the ring to face Oleksandr Usyk in Jeddah on Saturday, Aug. 20, it will almost feel like he is fighting in front of a home crowd. The British boxer, a two-time unified heavyweight world champion, will have a chance to regain the title he lost to his Ukrainian op...
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Pakistan, Saudi Arabia agree to expedite cooperation in trade, energy, investment

  • ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Monday discussed expediting trade, investment and energy cooperation between Islamabad and Riyadh in a telephonic conversation with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, according to the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO).  Pakistan and Saudi Arab...
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