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Saudi trading volumes rise as MSCI decision nears

Dubai, Jun 8: The Tadawul All Share Index (TASI) rose 0.2 percent on Wednesday in the heaviest trading volume this year as 87 shares rose and 63 decli...
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UAE warns strict action against Qatar sympathizers

Abu Dhabi, Jun 7: Showing sympathy for Qatar on social media or through any other means is a crime punishable by law, the UAE Attorney-General has war...
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Makkah residents to be trained to deal with heart attacks

Jeddah, Jun 7: Prince Khaled Al-Faisal, Makkah governor and adviser to King Salman, on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Health ...
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Saudi Arabia revokes license of Qatar Airways, offices to close

Riyadh, Jun 6: Saudi Arabia's General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) has revoked the license of Qatar Airways and ordered its offices to to be clo...
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Qatar flight ban begins, first efforts seen to resolve crisis

Riyadh, Jun 6: A ban on Qatari flights imposed by Saudi Arabia and its allies took effect Tuesday as first efforts were made to resolve the biggest fe...
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Qatar residents ‘panic buy’ food after Saudi border closure

Jeddah, Jun 6: Qatar residents on Monday flocked to supermarkets to stock up on food, in response to Saudi Arabia’s decision to close the country’...
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Iraqi forces retake area near Syrian border from Daesh

Baghdad, Jun 5: Iraqi forces retook an area near the Syrian border from the Daesh group on Sunday as part of operations to expel the jihadists from st...
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Saudi Arabia, UAE hold talks to boost bilateral ties

Riyadh, Jun 4: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman and Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, Abu Dhabi crown prince and deputy commander of the UAE Armed Forc...
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Fast-food chains starved for customers during Ramadan

Jeddah, Jun 4: Let’s face it. Saudis love their fast food. McDonald’s, Hardee’s and KFC are all wildly successful in the Middle East market, but...
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255 beggars arrested in Riyadh in first week of Ramadan

Riyadh, Jun 3: A total of 255 beggars — 56 men, 124 women and 75 children — were arrested in the capital during the first week of Ramadan. Foll...
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Young women of Jeddah put food on the needy’s table

Jeddah, Jun 2: Ramadan is all about feeling the suffering of the poor, and is the month of giving. Charity work takes different shapes during the h...
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2 wanted terrorists killed in Qatif car bomb blast

Jeddah, Jun 2: Two “terrorists” died in a vehicle explosion Thursday in Qatif, a Foreign Ministry official said. The cause of the blast has not be...
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Mosul’s Muslims rebuild church in solidarity with Christians

Jeddah, Jun 1: Muslim neighbors in Iraq helped rebuild a church that had been destroyed by Daesh militants. In a gesture of solidarity, Iraqi volun...
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Shooting at Riyadh school kills two teachers

Jeddah, May 31: Two teachers have been killed in a shooting at the Kingdom School in north Riyadh this morning. The shooter is a former teacher tha...
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In Moscow, Saudi deputy crown prince strengthens ties with Russia

Moscow, May 31: Russia and Saudi Arabia hailed their growing partnership in oil markets and dialogue on Syria on Tuesday. Saudi Deputy Crown Prince M...
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‘Our patience has limits’: UAE minister issues warning over Qatar ties

Jeddah, May 30: UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash has warned Qatar that patience and tolerance “have their limits.” Both Sa...
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Anti-terror Ramadan advert goes viral

Kuwait City, May 29: A video advertisement that depicts a would-be suicide bomber confronted by the faithful has gone viral two days into the Muslim f...
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300 drones light up Jeddah skies to welcome Ramadan

Jeddah, May 29: The General Authority for Entertainment (GEA) welcomed the holy month of Ramadan late Saturday by using 300 drones to stage a light sh...
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Prophet’s Mosque embraces the faithful during Ramadan

Madinah, May 28: Madinah Gov. Prince Faisal bin Salman gave instructions that pilgrims and visitors at the Prophet’s Mosque be given assistance and ...
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Qatar’s emir wants ties with Iran to be ‘stronger than ever before’

Jeddah, May 28: Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani has said his country enjoyed deep and historical ties with Iran. In a phone conversation ...
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Indian expat walked from Sharjah to Ajman after date-water iftar

Ajman, May 28: An Indian expat in Ajman has recalled his first Ramadan in the country when he would have just dates and water for Iftar, followed by a...
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Riyadh keen to unify efforts to overcome terrorism, extremism

Jeddah, May 27: The Minister of Culture and Information, Dr. Awwad bin Al-Awwad, delivered King Salman’s speech on his behalf to the people of Saudi...
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Saturday is the first day of Ramadan in Saudi Arabia

Jeddah, May 26: Saturday, May 27, is the start of holy month of Ramadan, the Supreme Court announced on Thursday. The crescent moon was not sighted...
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Hack or attack? Qatari emir's allegedly contrarian 'comments' unsettles neighbors

Jeddah, May 25: Tensions rose in the Gulf on Tuesday after a series of controversial comments attributed to Qatar’s emir, in a row that led to the b...
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Arab, Muslim leaders strongly condemn Manchester terror assault

Jeddah, May 24: Saudi Arabia on Tuesday joined Arab and Muslim world leaders in condemning the terrorist attack in Manchester, England. Dozens were k...
 
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