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Iran’s online anti-government protests gain momentum

  • RIYADH: The online presence of the anti-government campaign, “no to the Islamic Republic”,  calling for the removal of the clerical regime has gained popularity in the recent days, TV news channel Al Arabiya reported. The campaign launched in March against the current government has ga...
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Saudi Arabia, World Bank pledge $100m to global tourism fund

  • RIYADH: Saudi Arabia, in partnership with the World Bank, pledged $100 million to establish the International Fund for Comprehensive Tourism, Ahmed Al-Khateeb, the Kingdom’s Minister of Tourism said during the opening speech of the Tourism Recovery Summit 2021 held in Riyadh. “This will be th...
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Somali president suspends PM’s powers, accusing him of looting land

  • MOGADISHU: Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed said on Monday he had suspended the powers of the prime minister amid a corruption probe in what the assistant information minister said amounted to an “indirect coup.” Mohamed accused Roble of looting public land owned by the Somali Nation...
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Gaza death toll nears 30,000 as aid groups warn of ‘imminent’ famine

  • GAZA STRIP, Palestinian Territories: The Gaza war’s reported Palestinian death toll neared 30,000 Wednesday as fighting raged in the Hamas-run territory despite mediators insisting a truce with Israel could be just days away. Another 91 people were killed in overnight Israeli bombardment, the ...
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IIUM confers honorary doctorate on King Salman

  • Pictures by (Bandar al Jaloud)
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Iraqi military says it has retaken two Mosul neighborhoods from Daesh

  • IRAQ: Iraq’s military said on Wednesday it had retaken two more neighborhoods from Daesh in Mosul’s Old City, bringing it closer to total control of the city. The army’s 16th infantry division captured Hadarat Al-Saada and Al-Ahmadiyya, northwest of the historic Grand Al-Nuri Mosque which the ...
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Death toll in Damascus bombing rises to 18: monitor

  • DAMASCUS: At least 18 people were killed and several others wounded on Sunday when a suicide bombing struck an eastern district of Damascus, a monitor said. It said security forces intercepted three suicide car bombers on Sunday morning, blowing up two at the entrance to the city. The third w...
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How did Qatar lose its audience?

  • Today, most UAE residents do not watch Qatari TV channels, including Al Jazeera, not even online. In the real world, these channels do not exist anymore, notwithstanding their presence on satellite receiver lists. The reason is that most TV services were linked to telephone companies, and they...
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Saudi air defenses intercept Houthi missile over Riyadh

  • JEDDAH: Iran-backed Houthi militias in Yemen fired another ballistic missile at Riyadh on Tuesday, this time targeting Al-Yamamah Royal Palace in the Saudi capital....
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Yemen ports open for aid, Houthis using ‘advanced weaponry’: Coalition spokesman

  • RIYADH: The Houthi militia in Yemen targeted a Saudi jet on Sunday using “advanced weaponry,” coalition forces spokesman Col. Turki Al-Maliki said on Wednesday....
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