Wearing shorts in public deemed indecent attire and punishable offence Wearing shorts in public is a punishable offence in Saudi Arabia, an activist has said. “Above-knee shorts is an outfit deemed outraging public decency,” Badr Al..
CNN The ferries that once shuttled tourists to and from the little islets in Iran's Lake Urmia sit rusty, unable to move, on what is rapidly becoming a salt plain. Just two decades ago, Urmia was the Middle East's biggest la..
The ferries that once shuttled tourists to and from the little islets in Iran's Lake Urmia sit rusty, unable to move, on what is rapidly becoming a salt plain. Just two decades ago, Urmia was the Middle East's biggest lake, its local economy ..
Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Interior has issued directives to allow direct entry of fully vaccinated expatriates from countries facing travel ban, an official source at the ministry announced on Tuesday. The diplomatic missions of the concern..
In 2016, Hanson Robotics took the world by storm with Sophia, who was famously given Saudi Arabian citizenship. Now, the Hong Kong-based robotics firm has unveiled its latest invention: Grace, a humanoid robot it hopes will revolutionize healthcare. ..
HE President of the Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad al-Thani stressed that Qatar's historic achievement in the 32nd Summer Olympic Games, Tokyo 2020, of winning two gold medals and a bronze medal, was the result of ..
QNA The Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani sent Wednesday a written message to HRH Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, pertaini..
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs met with Minister of State, Cabinet Member and Acting Foreign Minister of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in the Saudi City of Neom. The meeting reviewed the distinct bilateral relations between th..
Saudi Arabia on Tuesday lifted a direct entry ban on expats from 20 countries, a decision taken in February to curb the spread of COVID-19. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ agency for consular affairs said the decision only applied to expats..