A Riyadh court accused activist Fadhel al-Manasef of writing "anti-regime" blog posts and sentenced him to 15 years in prison.
In the wake of a series of battlefield defeats for the Syrian rebels over the past few months, there are signs that the opposition’s foreign backers are trying to reverse the tide and salvage what is left of the waning insurgency, writes Patrick Cockburn.
Saudi superstar Abdul Majeed Abdullah has realized just how much he's missed performing live after his Dubai concert in March!
April 17, 2014
Oman's Foreign Affairs Minister Yusuf bin Alawi told reporters this week that the Gulf rift between Qatar and its neighboring states has now ended.
The exhibition considered the biggest family gathering in the field of weddings and fashion as it involves more than 80 companies around the world
April 16, 2014
The Saudi law of succession moves horizontally from brother to brother, a rule that complicates the succession process as the ruling generation ages.
April 15, 2014
Saudi Arabia has replaced its intelligence chief Prince Bandar bin Sultan "at his own request."
An Arab art competition sponsored by architect Zaha Hadid is exhibited in London’s Victoria & Albert Museum.
A top government official has announced the Kingdom's plans to build 63 new hospitals across the country, boosting service and quality medical care.
April 14, 2014
The US is responsible for delaying long-awaited IMF reforms, Saudi Finance Minister Ibrahim Al-Assaf told Asharq Al-Awsat on the sidelines of the Spring Meetings of the IMF and World Bank in Washington, DC on Saturday.
The sale of the Leopard-2 tanks had been billed as one of the biggest deals for the German armaments industry, Bild reported.
April 13, 2014
Sources close to the committee expected the closure of shops to be effective before the advent of Ramadan in early July
Saudi's yearly food, hotel & hospitality Arabia exhibition takes opens on Sunday with over 400 booths set up from other countries.
April 11, 2014
Global sales of the Galaxy S series totaled 200,000,000 units since its introduction.
April 10, 2014
At least two Saudi soldiers were killed by unidentified gunmen on the Yemeni border.