Young Saudi digital artist’s work showcased at major music festival

RIYADH: Over the course of three days, scientists, writers, historians, professors and philosophers from around the world gathered at the King Fahd National Library in Riyadh to discuss the major issues affecting humanity today. The second edition of the conference, which concluded on Dec. 3, was dedicated to the theme of “Knowledge and Exploration: Space, … Read more

King Salman inaugurates the work of the third year of Saudi Shoura Council’s eighth session

Saudi Arabia highlights Vision 2030 goals, climate change efforts at UNESCO session PARIS: Saudi Arabia is taking part in the 215th session of the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. The Kingdom’s delegation for the session, which runs until Oct. 19 in Paris, includes Princess Haifa bint Abdulaziz Al-Mogrin, Saudi’s permanent representative to UNESCO and the … Read more

Pakistan, Saudia Arabia resolve to work for peace, stability

Sheikh Muhammad bin Abdul Karim Issa (L) and Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa. — AFP/File RAWALPINDI: Pakistan and Saudi Arabia on Tuesday determined to continue playing their part for peace and stability, as well as the Muslim Ummah’s betterment. The resolve was mutually agreed upon during a meeting between the Chief of … Read more

FRIDAY BRIEFING | Torn Asunder: Fragmented and broken, new ANC leadership must work towards 2024

Torn Asunder: Fragmented and broken, new ANC leadership must work towards 2024 In just over 10 weeks, ANC delegates will have chosen their new leadership, one expected to lead the party into the electoral contest in the 2024 elections.  Cyril Ramaphosa is vying for a second term as party president and has hopes of an … Read more

UK porn stars put work on hold after syphilis outbreak in Europe

Adult film actors in UK have put their work on hold amid a syphilis outbreak in Europe. The bacterial infection, if untreated, can trigger grave issues. There is growing concerns among adult film stars in UK over syphilis outbreak in Europe. (Representative image: Reuters) Several adult film actors in the United Kingdom have stopped working … Read more

Juhi Chawla appreciates the star kids dedication to their work

Juhi Chawla reminiscent about the “period of handwritten fan notes.” Juhi talked about how the youngsters end up becoming movie stars and said that they put in a lot of effort, just like everyone else. Juhi talked about her childhood friend’s daughter Kiara Advani in the interview before discussing the other ‘kids’ she observed mature. … Read more

25 Shops in Thane Develop Cracks as Railway Work Leads to Road Caving in

At least 25 shops in Waghoba Nagar in Thane district’s Kalwa area on Thursday developed cracks after a nearby road caved in, though there were no report of injuries to anyone, civic authorities said. The cracks developed due to digging work being undertaken near the tracks by the railways to construct a protection wall, Thane … Read more

More than 1 million people register for voluntary work ahead of Saudi National Day

JEDDAH: Lizards, crocodiles and snakes may not be everyone’s idea of cuddly animals, but according to the two partners behind Reptile Land — Saudi Arabia’s first reptile zoo — the cold-blooded creatures get a bad rap. “They are not the fearsome monsters that a lot of people seem to think they are,” Kane Tison told … Read more

Saudi development program begins work on educational facilities in Aden

Saudi FM, Digital Cooperation Organization chief sign agreement to establish headquarters in Riyadh RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan and the Secretary General of the Digital Cooperation Organization Deemah Al-Yahya signed an agreement to establish the organization’s official headquarters in Riyadh on Thursday. They also discussed aspects of cooperation between the Kingdom … Read more