• Politics
    Al Arabiya English

    Rouhani oversaw smuggling of over $30 bln to Iraqi Kurdistan, says Iranian MP

    President Hassan Rouhani ordered the transfer of more than $30 billion through “smuggling gangs” to Iraqi Kurdistan in 2017, an Iranian lawmaker claimed on Tuesday. Last Update: Thursday, 04 June 2020 KSA 23:34 - GMT 20:34

  • Lifestyle
    CNN

    Is it safe to go to a pool, the beach or a park? A doctor offers guidance as coronavirus distancing measures lifted

    On the other, there is a lack of information -- the "novel" in novel coronavirus means it's new and there is much we don't know. While it remains as true as ever that there are tremendous benefits to going outside these days, it's also true there are risks to yourself and to others in doing so. A woman sunbathes on Huntington Beach, California, on April 25, 2020.

  • Business
    Al Arabiya English

    Coronavirus: UAE announces opening of airports for limited flights, including transit

    UAE announced on Wednesday that airports around the country would be allowed to operate limited flights which would include only transit, repatriation of expats or return of residents or citizens. Last Update: Wednesday, 03 June 2020 KSA 21:57 - GMT 18:57

  • Politics
    Al Arabiya English

    Qatar assured Gaddafi Al Jazeera will not stop negative Saudi coverage: Audio leaks

    A new leaked audio recording has reportedly captured Qatar’s former Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani telling former Libyan President Muammar Gaddafi that Qatari-owned Al Jazeera would not stop negative coverage of Saudi Arabia. US President George W. Bush dances with a sword with Prince Salman bin Abdul Aziz (R), the brother of the Saudi king and Governor of Riyadh AFP Al Jazeera’s coverage Last Update: Wednesday, 03 June 2020 KSA 15:03 - GMT 12:03

  • Politics
    Al Arabiya English

    Trump says it's 'common sense' to include Russia in G7, France disagrees

    US President Donald Trump on Wednesday said it was “common sense” to invite Russian President Vladimir Putin to rejoin the Group of Seven, saying it would be much easier to solve various issues if Moscow was represented at the gathering. Many of the things that we talk about are about Putin,” Trump told Fox News Radio in an interview, adding: “Have him in the room ... get things done.

  • News
    Egypt Independent

    Egypt court upholds sentencing for 4 killers of teen slain while defending girl from harassment

    Egypt’s Shibin al-Kom Juvenile Appeals Court on Tuesday upheld an October 2019 ruling convicting three young men in the murder of their 17-year-old neighbor Mahmoud al-Banna and sentencing them to the maximum penalty of 15 years in prison. Another defendant in the case who helped the main suspect flee the scene of the crime received five years in prison. All of the defendants are 18 years old.

  • News
    Al Jazeera

    Netherlands reopens with strict social distancing rules

    Crowds have been out across the Netherlands as bars, restaurants, museums and theatres were allowed to reopen. The number of new infections has dropped steadily in recent weeks there, but businesses have been told to enforce strict social distancing rules. Al Jazeera's Step Vaessen reports from Amsterdam.