Karl Andree, 74, served a two-month jail term after being caught with a bottle of wine. (Facebook)
October 13, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
A 74-year-old British man faces 379 lashes in Saudi Arabia for being in possession of illegal alcohol.
Houthi media claimed to have shot down a similar
October 12, 2015 - 19:30 GMT
Yemeni forces claim to have shot down a Saudi unmanned aerial vehicle in the northwestern Sa'ada province.
French Prime Minister Manuel Valls will speak at the forum. (Al Bawaba/File)
October 12, 2015 - 19:29 GMT
A plethora of bilateral agreements between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and France worth billions of riyals will be signed in Riyadh during the 2nd Saudi-French Business Opportunities Forum, which will be held in Riyadh on Tuesday.
According to the study, 48 percent of working children have stopped their education at the preparatory stage. (Flickr)
October 12, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
The study, conducted by the University of Qassim, found that the majority of child laborers were adolescents coming from illiterate families.
The Haj minister is expecting to issue 60 million visas by 2018, compared to five million in 2013. (File photo)
October 12, 2015 - 08:13 GMT
Saudi Arabia is expecting an increase from 400,000 to 1.25 million Umrah pilgrims each month from next year.
Russian leader Vladmir Putin stands in Sochi beside Deputy Crown Prince, Second Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister of Saudi Arabia Mohammad bin Salman Al Saud (2nd R), October 11, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 12, 2015 - 07:49 GMT
Vladmir Putin Sunday agreed to cooperate with Saudi to prevent the formation of a "terrorist caliphate" in Syria.
Engineering salaries in Saudi are much higher in the private sector than the government sector. (Shutterstock)
October 11, 2015 - 23:06 GMT
The chairman of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Council of Engineers, Jamil Al-Bagawi, said that the number of expat engineers in the Kingdom stands at 200,000 against 35,000 Saudi engineers registered with the council, accounting for just 14.8 percent of the total.
October 11, 2015 - 10:23 GMT
WWE superstars took Jeddah by storm, wowing the crowd once again during their matinee show Saturday to wrap up the three days wrestling entertainment dubbed WWE Jeddah 2015...
Armed Yemeni tribesmen from the Popular Resistance Committees, forces loyal to President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, flash the sign of victory on their armored vehicles on October 9, 2015 in the Dhubab district in Taiz province as they advance toward the Red Sea city of Mocha. (AFP/Nabil Hassan)
October 10, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
The town is a strategic area that cuts off rebel supply lines to Taiz.
UAE national football team
October 09, 2015 - 22:03 GMT
UAE coach Mahdi Ali vowed his side will bounce back from their costly 2-1 defeat away to Saudi Arabia in the second round of 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifying at the King Abdullah Sports City Stadium in Jeddah on Thursday.
Saudi Arabia increased military expenditures in 2014 by 17 percent, a jump larger than any other top spender. (AFP/File)
October 09, 2015 - 11:15 GMT
Can you guess which one?