• 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

  • 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

  • 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.

  • 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

  • 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.

  • Politics
    Al Arabiya English

    US ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell resigns from post

    US ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell. (File photo: AFP)

  • News
    BBC News

    Coronavirus: Barcelona beach trip for recovering patients

    Spanish coronavirus patients are taking trips to the seaside as part of their recovery from the illness. Medical teams at the Hospital del Mar in Barcelona have been photographed wheeling people to the beach as part of a programme designed to humanise intensive care units. In total, Spain has confirmed 239,932 infections and 27,127 deaths.