One of the five pillars of the world's fastest-growing religion, the hajj is expected to draw 2 mn people from around the globe this year.
17 Aug 2018 3:16 PM
The two visited seven heritage sites, covering nearly 300 km, in exactly 11 hours, 33 minutes and 18 seconds.
16 Aug 2018 4:26 PM
The company did not identify the nationalities of the missing.
15 Aug 2018 3:18 PM
Erdogan said Turkey was facing an 'economic attack' and a 'bigger, deeper operation' but showed no sign of making concessions to US.
14 Aug 2018 3:54 PM
At least 29 children were among those killed in the air raid Thursday on a bus in a crowded market in Dahyan, Saada province.
14 Aug 2018 1:29 PM
'The explosion occurred in a weapons depot in a residential building in Sarmada,' said the head of the Britain-based monitor.
12 Aug 2018 7:26 PM
The airstrike hit a bus that was ferrying civilians, including many school children.
09 Aug 2018 5:47 PM
The scheme for the post-oil era aims to draw six million Haj pilgrims annually.
06 Aug 2018 12:39 AM
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman announced plans for 26,500 sq km futuristic high-tech hub in 2017 as part of reforms to create jobs.
31 Jul 2018 8:48 AM
The rial has lost half its value against dollar in just four months, having broken through 50,000-mark for first time in March.
29 Jul 2018 8:00 PM
In Wednesday's attacks, worst bloodshed in Sweida since civil war began in 2011, more than half the people killed were civilians.
26 Jul 2018 1:41 PM
Iwai has been in post in Baghdad for less than 3 yrs, but his fan base reaches far beyond heavily fortified walls of diplomatic Green Zone.
19 Jul 2018 7:33 PM
Sheikh Rashid accused Emirati rulers of blackmail and money laundering but did not offer evidence to back up his claims.
16 Jul 2018 3:52 PM
US-led coalition carried out the air strike near the town of Albu Kamal east of the Euphrates River.
13 Jul 2018 3:22 PM
Officials of India's Consulate in Dubai approached the family in Sharjah and offered them aid in 'documentation as requested by the family'.
10 Jul 2018 12:34 PM
Deputy PM Recep Akdag said that heavy rain had caused the ground under the rails to collapse, causing the crash.
09 Jul 2018 1:25 PM
Turkish media dubbed decree as the 'last' with officials indicating state of emergency could end as early as Monday.
08 Jul 2018 2:25 PM
The UN also repeated a call for the key port of Hodeida to remain open.
06 Jul 2018 8:50 AM
Some rebel groups have agreed to negotiated surrenders but on Wednesday evening the remainder walked out of talks with a Russian delegation.
05 Jul 2018 3:33 PM
The group's statement showed an image of a young boy carrying an assault rifle and gave no further details.
05 Jul 2018 8:51 AM