Jeddah airport launches free shuttle service for pilgrims to Makkah

Jeddah, Jan. 14 -- The King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, has launched a free shuttle service to transport pilgrims. The announcement was made through the airport's Twitter... Read More

Saudi: Iraqi conjoined twins successfully separated in 11-hr surgery

Riyadh, Jan. 13 -- A team of doctors in Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh on Thursday successfully separated Iraqi conjoined twins in an 11-hour surgery, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported. The Iraqi ... Read More

Saudi Arabia to localized several professions in Madinah

Riyadh, Jan. 13 -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development (MHRSD) has revealed localizing a number of professions in the holy city of Madinah as part of a reg... Read More

In a 1st, Saudi hosts women's international football tournament

Riyadh, Jan. 13 -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) marked another milestone for the kingdom by hosting the first ever women's international football tournament. The tournament, which began on Wedne... Read More

Haj 2023: COVID-19 vaccination must; Know registration rules

Hyderabad, Jan. 13 -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's ministry of Haj and Umrah confirmed that those people who are planning to perform Haj this year need to be fully immunized with one of the approved ... Read More

Iran: Jailed activist writes about forced confessions in prison

Tehran, Jan. 13 -- One of Iran's prominent women activist, Sepideh Qolian has narrated the brutality the prisoners are facing and forced confessions on Iranian television in a letter she wrote from Ev... Read More

28 Iranian journalists still in detention over anti-hijab protests

Tehran, Jan. 13 -- At least 28 Iranian journalists who have been arrested are still in detention in connection with the protests that prevailed in the country after the death of Mahsa Amini who was ar... Read More

Ticket bid to watch Ronaldo, Messi match in Saudi hits Rs 20 Cr

Riyadh, Jan. 12 -- The bidding for a golden ticket to see a much-anticipated match between a Saudi team consisting of Al-Hilal and Al-Nassr players take on the mighty Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) of Fran... Read More

Dubai residents can now complete visa services via video call

Abu Dhabi, Jan. 12 -- Residents in Dubai can now complete their visa application via video conferencing, local media reported. The new service has been set up by the General Directorate of Residency ... Read More

Dubai Transport Authority reduces taxi fares amid fuel prices drop

Abu Dhabi, Jan. 12 -- The Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) on Thursday reduced its taxi fares by 10 per cent asfuel pricesdrop, local media reported. Taxi fares have been reduced for the sec... Read More