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Putin toasts to more collaboration with Saudi Arabia, as the latter seeks to wean itself away from dependence on the US. (Brookings)
July 05, 2015 - 05:30 GMT
Meeting of the oil giants suggests signs of an emerging partnership.
Children carry supplies handed out by UNICEF outside the Yemeni capital Sanaa. Heavy airstrikes and ground fighting across the country have made it extremely difficult for humanitarian aid to reach Yemen's civilians. (AFP/File)
July 04, 2015 - 12:59 GMT
UN special envoy to Yemen Ismail Ould Cheickh has been discussing with Yemeni factions in recent days a possible humanitarian ceasefire, to last the remainder of Ramadan.
Locals search through the rubble after an airstrike in Sanaa's Old City.  Since late March, a Saudi-led coalition of Arab states has been conducting an air campaign against Houthi rebel positions in Yemen.  (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
July 04, 2015 - 10:30 GMT
Militiamen and locals say at least 16 people were killed in fresh Saudi-led airstrikes on Houthi positions in the Yemeni capital.
Saudi police officers stand guard. Image used for illustrative purposes. (Al Bawaba/File)
July 03, 2015 - 15:27 GMT
At least three police officers have been killed and several others injured in an attack by unidentified armed men against a police station in Saudi Arabia’s western and most populous province of Mecca.
Alwaleed bin Talal announced Wednesday he would give all of his money to charity in the coming years. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 07:42 GMT
Alwaleed bin Talal announced Wednesday he would give all of his money to charity in the coming years.
Completion of the Riyadh Airport expansion is planned for May 2019. Interior of Riyadh's domestic terminal. (Panoramio)
July 01, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
The construction group will construct new terminal lounges, renovate existing terminals as well as install of internal systems.
Iranian liquid-fueled Shahab-3 Scud missiles test-fired in 2008. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 12:47 GMT
The kingdom denied rebel claims that a Scud missile had struck a military base.
A woman looks at piles of manga. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 02:05 GMT
Representation from the Middle East may have been slim, but the pieces that did win will leave you in awe.
The Nabatean site of Madain Saleh in Tabuk became Saudi Arabia's first UNESCO World Heritage site. (The Culture Trip)
June 29, 2015 - 09:39 GMT
The Umrah Plus program will allow foreign pilgrims to visit Saudi's tourist destinations beyond Mecca, Madinah and Jeddah.
Saudi seeks to finance slaughterhouses and access to Hungary's $130B food market. (Pixabay)
June 29, 2015 - 08:04 GMT
Prince Al Waleed bin Talal has visited Hungary to strengthen partnership and investments between the two countries.
Technology can help bring family members together from near and far. (File photo)
June 29, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Are you Instagramming over Iftar? Saudis weigh in on the use of social media during Ramadan.