• Tue. Oct 19th, 2021

Illegal border crossings foiled in Saudi Arabia’s Jazan region

DJEDDAH: In an unexpected turn of events, a Saudi father living in the United States won gold with his ailing son as his biggest fan and best coach. Mohammed Jwaied…

FIFA ‘regrets’ chaos in abandoned Brazil-Argentina match

Growing concerns about meeting cricket standards in the era of short format competition LONDON: If, after retiring from the commentary stand, someone as respected as Michael Holding has been taken…

Mather wins archery gold for USA in gripping final set

Watch: Mather wins archery gold for USA in gripping final set Video player from: NBC Olympics (privacy policy) Kevin Mather, with a two-point lead after four sets, tied China’s Zhao…

Can fuel subsidy cuts stop Lebanon’s descent into obscurity?

DUBAI: There was a time when the streets of Beirut throbbed with life and commerce at nightfall. But nowadays, they become ghosts of themselves as soon as the sun goes…

Hezbollah hammered with criticism amid Lebanon crises

Ankara-Baghdad fight against Daesh could intensify following Iraqi elections (experts) ANKARA: Turkish and Iraqi counterterrorism operations aimed at eliminating Daesh from the region could intensify following parliamentary elections and the…

Megatrends still shape our world

Megatrends still shape our world The Metaverse is a shared virtual collective space. (Getty Images) Former British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan was invited by a young journalist to reflect on…

Tokyo 2020 Day 6: To watch

The parasport shooting competition begins on August 30, day 6 of the Paralympic Games. And some of the top contenders to watch out for are Abdulla Sultan Alaryani of the…

Who’s Who: Abdulaziz Albaqous, Director of the Saudi Olympic Committee

RIYAD: The United States views Saudi Arabia as a vital partner and America is committed to defending the Kingdom, said US Secretary of State Antony Blinken. “We have a strong…

How to play the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games Google Doodle

As the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games begin Tuesday in Japan after a year of delay due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Google is celebrating the occasion with an interactive Google Doodle.…

A shade of dark green for the next German government

A shade of deep green for the next German government German Social Democratic Party (SPD) candidate for chancellor Olaf Scholz, Berlin, Germany, May 9, 2021 (Reuters) More than any other…