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November 23, 2017 - 13:12 GMT
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) is investigating claims that someone in the crowd at the first leg of the AFC Champions League final in Riyadh on Saturday shone a laser beam into the eyes of the Urawa Reds goalkeeper.
Edgardo Bauza
November 22, 2017 - 19:14 GMT
After just five matches in charge of the Saudi Arabian national team, the Saudi Arabia Football Federation announced that they have sacked head coach Edgardo Bauza.
Eduardo will sit out the remainder of this season after undergoing surgery and then extensive rehabilitation work back in Brazil.
November 22, 2017 - 17:55 GMT
Al-Hilal knew they were going to be without Carlos Eduardo for the second leg of the AFC Champions League final on Saturday but now they are contemplating life without him for a considerably longer period after it was confirmed he has suffered a serious knee injury.
Saudis online slammed Ben Tzion's visit to Medina as reflective of an “unprecedented official tendency towards rapprochement with the Zionist entity.” (Twitter/Raf Sanchez)
November 22, 2017 - 15:26 GMT
Saudi Arabia seems to be caught in a balancing act over relations with Israel.
Royals and businessmen held as part of Saudi Arabia’s corruption probe are already starting to make payments to settle cases, according to reports. (AFP/ File)
November 22, 2017 - 14:47 GMT
The kingdom had reportedly demanded cash in exchange for the dropping of corruption charges.
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November 22, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
The model missed out on appearing in the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show for a second year in a row this year, after walking for the brand four times in the past.
Yemen-based journalists, researchers and humanitarian workers are being targeted by fake accounts in their thousands (Twitter/Hisham Al-Omeisy)
November 22, 2017 - 11:45 GMT
Yemen-based journalists, researchers and humanitarian workers are being targeted by fake accounts in their thousands (Twitter/Hisham Al-Omeisy)
November 22, 2017 - 08:09 GMT
“In compliance with the National Transformation Program 2020 and the Kingdom’s Vision 2030, we worked on empowering women and facilitating our services for them. There are many qualified women to run the women branch,” said Madinah Municipality Head Mohammad Al-Amry.
Turki Al-Sheikh (Photo: almowaten.net)
November 21, 2017 - 19:26 GMT
The General Assembly of the Sports Federation of Islamic Solidarity announced at its 10th meeting held in Riyadh today that Turki bin Abdul Mohsen...
Lebanese troops in Tripoli, 2012 (Wikimedia)
November 21, 2017 - 15:39 GMT
It is not clear what Joseph Aoun’s comments on Tuesday could mean for regional politics, following a turbulent few weeks.
Saudi Arabia's non-oil revenue jumped 80 percent in the third quarter to SR47.8 billion, according to official figures. (File photo)
November 21, 2017 - 12:21 GMT
The agency maintained its “A-/A-2” ratings on Saudi Arabia and said the Kingdom's outlook was stable.
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri
November 21, 2017 - 11:58 GMT
“Intensive meetings were held overnight in the Cypriot capital between French officials and Egyptian officials accompanying President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to Nicosia where he took part in an Egyptian-Cypriot-Greek summit,” al-Akhbar daily quoted diplomatic sources as saying.
Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani (AFP/File)
November 21, 2017 - 07:42 GMT
Warning of "dark ages" in the Middle East, Qatar's chief diplomat on Monday accused its neighboring states of perpetuating "drama and discord" as part of a "dangerous game of power."
Prince Mohammad bin Salman, Al Bawaba
November 20, 2017 - 14:50 GMT
Bin Salman wants to unify Saudi's military--that could actually threaten his power more than anything else he has done so far
The security center provided no further details regarding the reported attack (Shutterstock/File)
November 20, 2017 - 14:20 GMT
Saudi Arabia’s National Cyber Security Center said Monday that it had detected an “advanced” cyber-attack targeting the kingdom.
Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz (AFP/File)
November 20, 2017 - 11:30 GMT
Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz named Saudi as one of the countries Israel happily works with.