• BBC Sport

    World Cup 2018: Jordan Pickford save denies 'goal of the tournament'

    England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford makes a brilliant save to deny a potential 'goal of the tournament' contender in their third-place play-off with Belgium at the World Cup.

  • BBC News

    Woman 'held in Saudi for hugging singer'

    A woman in Saudi Arabia has been arrested after running on stage to hug a male singer during a concert, according to reports. Majid al-Mohandis was performing at a festival in the western city of Taif when the woman darted on to the stage. Videos posted online showed her holding on to Mr Mohandis while security staff tried to pull her off him. Women in Saudi Arabia are not allowed to mix in public with men who are unrelated to them. Mr Mohandis, whose website says is "the prince of Arab singing", has not commented on the incident. The Iraqi-born singer, who also has Saudi citizenship, continued to perform after the incident. A public prosecutor will now consider harassment charges against the

  • Arab News

    Earthquake of 6.2 magnitude strikes off Yemen - USGS

    BEIRUT/DAMASCUS: By ousting opposition groups from Daraa, the cradle of the Syrian uprising, Bashar Assad strengthened his grip on the country - but large swathes of territory remain beyond the regime’s control. Syrian opposition fighters in Daraa were surrendering their heavy weapons to regime forces on Saturday, state media said, under a deal brokered by Russia. It came a day after the regime and opposition began dismantling the dirt barriers that had divided the city for years, AFP’s correspondent said. The agreement reached on Wednesday will see Daraa city fall back into regime control. Negotiated by Moscow, it provides for the opposition to hand over heavy- and medium-duty weapons and to

  • Emirates 24|7

    Spotted: Mira Kapoor, Ranveer Singh, Kangana Ranaut...

    Pregnant Mira Kapoor Zaheer Khan and Sagarika Ghatge Kangana Ranaut Ranveer Singh Varun Dhawan Karan Johar and Madhuri Dixit on the set on Dance Deewane Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja Malaika Arora Huma Qureshi Janhvi Kapoor

  • BBC News

    Kate and Meghan arrive at Wimbledon

    The Duchess of Cambridge and the Duchess of Sussex were greeted by cheers as they arrived at Wimbledon on Saturday, on their first engagement together without their respective spouses. Kate and Meghan spoke to the ball boys and girls, as well as junior players and were greeted by cheering crowds at the grounds in south-west London. The pair will watch Serena Williams - who was at Prince Harry and Meghan's wedding in May - play in her 10th Wimbledon singles final.

  • english.alarabiya.net

    Saudi FM: Iran to face greater isolation, if its policies remain unchanged

    Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Friday that Iran must recognize that the world will not allow it to possess nuclear weapons in any way, reiterating Saudi support for President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the nuclear deal. Jubeir held a series of meetings with several members of the European Parliament at the NATO headquarters in Brussels on Friday.

  • BBC News

    'Dozens hurt' as Ryanair flight loses pressure

    More than 30 Ryanair passengers, some bleeding from their ears, have received hospital treatment in Germany after their plane to Croatia lost cabin pressure, German police say. Flight FR7312 from Dublin to Zadar made an emergency landing in Frankfurt. The airline said oxygen masks were deployed and the crew carried out a "controlled descent". The plane descended 8,000m (26,000ft) from 11,300m to 3,000m in seven minutes, according to Flight Radar. Passenger Miomir Todorovic tweeted a photo of the interior of the cabin as the plane lost altitude. Dublin - Zadar. Ryanair let FR7312. 13.07.2018. Dekompresija na 11000 metara i naglo spuštanje na 2800 metara. Prinudno sletanje na Frankfurt Hahn. Jedva