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A debate on secularism is raging in the Arab world after the hashtag “the people are ready for secularism” was launched (Wikimedia Commons)
August 21, 2017 - 16:21 GMT
A debate on secularism is raging in the Arab world after the hashtag “the people are ready for secularism” was launched.
Saudi claimed that Qatar was not allowing flights to land carrying Hajj pilgrims. (AFP/File)
August 21, 2017 - 12:51 GMT
Saudi claimed that Qatar was not allowing flights to land carrying Hajj pilgrims.
All contractors working on public sector projects will be exempt from expatriate workers’ tax. (File photo)
August 21, 2017 - 10:22 GMT
All contractors working on public sector projects that began before the decision was issued in December 2016 will be exempt from expatriate workers’ tax.
The difficulty of drawing a matching second eye. (Twitter / art_dose)
August 21, 2017 - 08:21 GMT
Who said Arab art was dying? These beautiful pieces by some fantastic, unknown Arab artists will make your morning.
Al Ain superstar Omar Abdulrahman
August 20, 2017 - 20:10 GMT
A high-octane encounter is on cards when hosts Al Ain take on Saudi Arabian giants Al Hilal in the AFC Champions League quarter-final, first leg, at the Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium on Monday. The action kicks-off at 7.50pm.
Saudi riyals. (File photo)
August 20, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Well, it all depends on the exchanged currency.
The Port fo Beirut website Friday appears to have been hacked by a group calling themselves the “Saudi Electronic Army”.
August 20, 2017 - 12:19 GMT
The Port of Beirut’s website was hacked Friday by a group calling themselves the Saudi Electronic Army.
Pilgrims walk near the construction crane which crashed in Mecca's Grand Mosque on September 11, 2015, killing more than 100 and injuring over 200 others. (AFP)
August 20, 2017 - 11:07 GMT
The construction work is set to resume after the annual Haj season.
No instructions to stop dealing in Qatari Riyal, says Saudi Arabia. (Reuters)
August 20, 2017 - 10:32 GMT
Saudi Arabia denies ban on Qatari riyal dealings.
Khalifa International Stadium
August 19, 2017 - 20:28 GMT
The ongoing Gulf crisis has had little impact on the preparations for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar, Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) Secretary-General Hassan al Thawadi has said.
Al Ain team
August 19, 2017 - 20:06 GMT
‘The friendly matches were ideal for preparation but the actual contest will be way different’
Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani (AFP)
August 19, 2017 - 10:48 GMT
Saudis are being encouraged to dob in their Qatar-sympathizing countrymen via a Twitter hashtag.
“Attacks carried out by air caused over half of all child casualties, with at least 349 killed and 333 injured
August 19, 2017 - 07:47 GMT
The report claims 51 per cent of all child deaths and injuries in Yemen last year were the result of military operations by the coalition, describing the death toll as “unacceptably high”.
Through the new e-commerce store, visitors will now be able to browse and buy the entire range of HTC smartphones and accessories. (Pixabay)
August 17, 2017 - 13:35 GMT
HTC has launched a new e-commerce store to bring leading innovations in smart mobile devices to consumers across Saudi Arabia.
Earlier this year, al-Sadr had called on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to
August 17, 2017 - 09:31 GMT
UAE owned publications say Moqtada al-Sadr's visit to Abu Dhabi and Riyadh was triggered after the leader publicly opposed Tehran's regional politics.
Detail from Ayham Jabr's
August 16, 2017 - 12:56 GMT
"Transition: Contemporary Art from the Middle East" will showcase the work of 38 modern Arab artists, and will include workshops