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President Alimi, UN Secretary General discuss peace efforts in Yemen

  • Dubai: Head of the Presidential Leadership Council in Yemen, Rashad al-Alimi, discussed on Saturday peace efforts with Secretary General of the United Nations Antonio Guterres, on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly's meetings. Alimi welcomed the role of the UN and its secretary gene...
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Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Islamic Affairs meets with Egypt’s Minister of Endowments 

  • RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance Sheikh Dr. Abdullatif bin Abdulaziz Al Al-Sheikh met with Egypt’s Minister of Endowments Dr. Muhammad Mukhtar Jumaa on Saturday, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.  The two officials met on the sidelines of the 33r...
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China, India call for negotiated way out of Ukraine war

  • UNITED NATIONS, United States: China and India on Saturday called at the United Nations for a negotiated end to the Ukraine war, stopping short of robust support for traditional ally Russia. After a week of pressure at the United Nations General Assembly, Russia’s foreign minister took the Gen...
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North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of US VP Harris visit

  • SEOUL: North Korea fired a ballistic missile toward the sea off its east coast on Sunday, ahead of planned military drills by South Korean and US forces involving an aircraft carrier and a visit to the region by US Vice President Kamala Harris. South Korea’s military said it was a single, shor...
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MENA’s top 4 most funded agri-tech startups

  • CAIRO: With its severe environments and large areas of unused land, the Middle East and North Africa region is in prime need of agricultural and technological advancement. Agri-tech, also called agtech, the use of technology in agriculture, horticulture, and aquaculture, is reshaping the trad...
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As Ukraine worries UN, some leaders rue what’s pushed aside

  • NEW YORK: In speech after speech, world leaders dwelled on the topic consuming this year’s UN General Assembly meeting: Russia’s war in Ukraine. A few, like Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, prodded the world not to forget everything else. He, too, was quick to bring up the biggest militar...
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Saudi ambassador in India pledges to boost Riyadh’s ties with New Delhi

  • NEW DELHI: Saudi Arabia’s Ambassador to India Saleh bin Eid Al-Hussaini has vowed to boost and strengthen relations between Riyadh and New Delhi during his tenure in the South Asian country, as officials and peoples of the two countries celebrated the 92nd Saudi National Day in the Indian capit...
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National Day reinforces loyalty and gratitude to Saudi Arabia’s leaders

  • On Saudi Arabia’s 92nd National Day, our loyalty and gratitude to a country that has given us so much to be proud of — and to visionary leaders whose determination and achievements will go down in history — are reinforced. Today, the Kingdom is witnessing an unprecedented legislative reform t...
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Time for the international community to hear the cries of the Iranian people

  • Iran is experiencing another political earthquake, following the death in police custody last week of a 22-year-old woman, Mahsa Amini. It is important to point out that the fault lines are clear in Iran: On one side is a theocratic regime and its suppressive forces; on the other, the Iranian p...
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Why Italy’s election could undermine the war in Ukraine

  • The general election in Italy on Sunday is primarily being viewed through the lens of domestic politics and economics but it could have a profound effect on Europe’s stance on the war in Ukraine. It is not widely appreciated that Italy, a member of the G7 and G20, is a key outlier, in terms of...
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