Man gets 5 years in jail for killing son in Khamis Mushayt


Saudi Gazette – A Saudi man who was convicted of killing his son a few months ago at his home in Khamis Mushayt was sentenced to five years in prison, Al-Madina newspaper reported on Sunday. According More...

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Saudi Arabia to Welcome Over Two Million Pilgrims


The Saudi authorities said Tuesday that they were ready to welcome more than two million Muslims from around the globe for this week’s hajj pilgrimage to Islam’s holiest More...

Iraq, Saudi Arabia Reopen Land Border and Prepare to Resume Air Links


Saudi Arabia and Iraq say they are in the process of improving relations after the first busloads of Iraqi pilgrims entered the Saudi kingdom through a border crossing at Arar, More...

4 foreigners, Saudi held for terrorism


Saudi Gazette – Police arrested five people — four foreigners and one Saudi — for links with terrorist groups and recent terror operations in the Kingdom.  The five, More...


Complaints against MOH aplenty, says NSHR chief

Saudi Gazette – The National Society for Human Rights (NSHR) has received as many as 233 complaints against the Health Ministry, its hospitals and directorates general of More...

Second phase of unified health insurance to start next month

Saudi Gazette – The Council for Cooperative Health Insurance has announced the start of the second phase of the implementation of the the unified health insurance document. The More...

Kuwait ‘ready to receive’ Yemenis for more talks


Agencies – Kuwait’s Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Al Jarallah has confirmed his country’s willingness to receive More...

Al-Assiri: Coalition prefers final Yemen settlement to ‘short’ truce


Arab News – The Saudi-led coalition fighting in support of Yemen’s government would prefer a broad political More...

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AFP – Reacting to Donald Trump’s call for NATO to do more to fight terrorism, the alliance’s...

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Agencies – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told his Cabinet following the first US presidential debate that...

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AP – Two homemade explosive devices were set off outside a mosque and a conference center in...

Saudi stocks lead regional markets down on concerns


Saudi Gazette – Saudi Arabia’s stock market fell sharply for a second straight day on Wednesday, leading More...

Tadawul index drops 3.8%

Reuters – Saudi Arabia’s stock index slumped 3.8 percent on Tuesday after the government said it would cut ministers’ salaries by 20..

Saudi transport minister launches ICAO’s Arabic website in Montreal

Saudi Gazette – Suliman Alhamdan, Saudi Transport Minister and president of the General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA), has inaugurated the International..

Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh marks Saudi National Day with unique offers


Saudi Gazette – In collaboration with Saudi Commission for Tourism & National Heritage, Four Seasons More...

No entry for Saudis in Philippines without return tickets

Saudi Gazette – The authorities at Ninoy Aquino International airport in Pasay city, Metro Manila, have sent back a number of Saudis..

SCTNH makes quantum leap in tourism, heritage projects

Arab News – This year witnessed many achievements in the tourism and national heritage sector after the Saudi Commission for Tourism and..

Wife accuses husband of spying

me08-640x411-1-640x411 Saudi Gazette – A wife accused her husband of spying on her by planting a bug in the landline phone. A source..

Samsung replaces devices after battery explosion incidents

n7-640x988 Saudi Gazette – ABOUT 1 million Samsung Galaxy Note 7 devices were being replaced in the US since Wednesday after they were..

TVTC to train charity recipients

Saudi Gazette – Mobile sales and mobile repair training programs for beneficiaries of charity organizations will now be offered by the Technical..

Al-Jubeir: South-South cooperation needed to ensure balanced ties

Arab News – Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir has stressed the importance of boosting South-South cooperation in order to ensure peaceful and balanced..

Asian congress scrapped after 20 minutes in FIFA protest

AFP – An Asian football congress was scrapped after just 20 minutes on Tuesday as members overwhelmingly rejected its agenda in protest..