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Sheikh Saleh al-Maghamsi (YouTube)
May 30, 2016 - 14:39 GMT
Popular sheikh Saleh al-Maghamsi says music is allowed in Islam on MBC, prompts debate on Twitter
Beheading is one of the most common forms of execution in Saudi Arabia. (AFP/File)
May 30, 2016 - 13:30 GMT
Fahd Houssawi, a Nigerian citizen, was executed for the murder of a Saudi police officer.
Ayman AlQudah is a lecturer of E-learning and Distance Learning at the University of Dammam. (Bayt)
May 30, 2016 - 12:11 GMT
“Always work on the important tasks first,” says Ayman AlQudah of the University of Dammam.
King Fahd mosque. (Destination KSA)
May 30, 2016 - 12:08 GMT
Al-Rahma, Al-Taqwa, King Fahd and King Saud mosques have been instructed to allow entry to non-Muslim visitors, according to The Saudi Gazette.
The LuLu group chairman announced that they have already invested SR1 billion in Saudi Arabia and intend to further invest SR800 million in the next two years. (YouTube)
May 30, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
At the inauguration of its 125th store worldwide and seventh in Saudi Arabia, the Abu Dhabi-based retailer eyes further expansion in the Kingdom.
Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia (AFP/File)
May 30, 2016 - 09:24 GMT
Saudi students criticized on Twitter for lavish parties post-exams
Six Saudi travelers were detained in the Istanbul airport for ten hours and denied entry to Turkey on accusations of having ties to Daesh. (Shutterstock)
May 30, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The six men had to borrow another traveler's phone to call the embassy when Turkish authorities kept their wallets and phones for several hours.
The Swissotel, Movenpick Hajar Tower and Mecca Clock Royal Tower Hotels in Mecca. (Booking.com)
May 29, 2016 - 12:24 GMT
Continuing its drive to create more job opportunities for Saudi citizens, the labor ministry is setting a new goal for Mecca's hotels and tourist resorts.
Beautiful Balqees and her gorgeous hubby. (Instagram)
May 29, 2016 - 11:57 GMT
Congratulations are in order for the 27-year-old singer.
Shop rents have dropped from SR3,000 to SR500 per month. (File photo)
May 29, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
As the deadline for the Saudization of the telecoms industry approaches, the closing of shops has led to a steep fall in rents.
A Loyalist soldier observes the crowd at a gas station in Aden, Yemen. (AFP/File)
May 29, 2016 - 09:40 GMT
A group of seven Daesh militants arrested in Aden was lead by a French national.
Ahead of an Iranian delegation to Saudi on Tuesday, Iran sent a letter listing its rightful demands and propositions aimed at ensuring safety for Iranian nationals during the Hajj.  (Wikimedia Commons)
May 29, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Hajj plans for Iranian pilgrims go down to the wire as talks between Saudi Arabia and Iran continue today.
Saudi Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed al-Jubeir has continued to be vocal about opposing Bashar al-Assad remaining in power. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Adel al-Jubeir raised concerns over the future of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad during a meeting between the GCC and Russia.
Yemenis gather at the site of a twin bombing that targeted Yemeni forces in the southern city of Aden on May 23, 2016. (AFP/Saleh al-Obeidi)
May 26, 2016 - 13:30 GMT
The delegation has called for militias to be disbanded before reaching any political agreement.
Last year, Iraq secured $1.7 billion in loans from the World Bank and $833 million from the IMF. (YouTube)
May 26, 2016 - 12:24 GMT
Following the IMF's decision to grant Iraq with a $5.4B standby loan, news of the IsDB loan will offer some respite to the country's $20.5B deficit.
A Yemeni child walks through the rubble of a building hit by a Saudi airstrike. (AFP/File)
May 26, 2016 - 10:33 GMT
A Saudi airstrike on a Yemeni family home killed 11 people, leaving one child still alive.