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The move, by Norway's Sovereign Wealth Fund, is believed to help an emerging global campaign to move away from oil and towards renewable energies. (Shutterstock)
November 19, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Norway's Sovereign Wealth Fund, the largest investment portfolio in the world, says it is considering a plan to dump investments for oil and gas companies.
He said his group is “relaxed, unworried and not afraid of anything
November 19, 2017 - 13:50 GMT
“This major patriotic, heroic and brave stance has reversed and thwarted the Saudi plan -- although in its first round,” Hezbollah politburo chief Ibrahim Amin al-Sayyed said.
The Arab League (AFP/File)
November 19, 2017 - 13:27 GMT
The Arab League is holding an emergency meeting with the foreign ministers of member states on Sunday upon a request submitted by Saudi Arabia.
The Value Added Tax (VAT) of five percent will also apply to purchasing petrol, according to the Saudi tax authority. (File photo)
November 19, 2017 - 12:41 GMT
The Value Added Tax (VAT) of five percent will also apply to purchasing petrol, according to the Saudi tax authority.
The proposal aims to promote the integrity and protection of whistleblowers (AFP/File)
November 19, 2017 - 08:50 GMT
The campaign against corruption will be ramped up next week if and when the Shoura Council discusses a proposal for the protection of whistleblowers.
Al-Hilal's Omar Khrbin celebrates after scoring a goal during the Asian Champions League final football match between Saudi Arabia's Al-Hilal and Japan's Urawa Reds on November 18, 2017, at King Fahd Stadium in the capital Riyadh.
Fayez Nureldine / AFP
November 18, 2017 - 20:21 GMT
Japan’s Urawa Red Diamonds got the all-important away goal as they weathered an avalanche of Al Hilal attacks on Saturday to take home a 1-1 draw into the second leg of the AFC Champions League final.
Macron and Hariri shakes hands in September, 2017, AFP/File
November 16, 2017 - 10:57 GMT
Macron's offer for Hariri to stay in France announces Macron as a major Middle East player and spells trouble for Saudi's regional influence
Bashrawi turned himself in after entering into Lebanon from Syria (AFP/File)
November 16, 2017 - 07:38 GMT
Saudi citizen Ali al-Bashrawi turned himself in to a Lebanese Army checkpoint in the Hermel area of Jisr Hawsh al-Sayyed Ali, an army statement said.
A child in Yemen stands among rubble, AFP
November 15, 2017 - 15:05 GMT
The U.S., U.K., Germany, France, and the UAE are all helping to arm Saudi's Forever War in Yemen
Work on the drone began in 2000, and four types were produced in different sizes: Saqr 1, 2, 3 and 4. (Jim Watson/ AFP)
November 15, 2017 - 14:45 GMT
Saudi Arabia unveils its first combat drone at Dubai Airshow.
Lebanese President Michel Aoun (AFP/File)
November 15, 2017 - 14:40 GMT
Lebanese President Michel Aoun on Wednesday said resigned Prime Minister Saad Hariri was being held against his will in Riyadh, from which he abruptly announced his resignation 12 days ago.
Saudi Arabia coach Edgardo Bauza
November 15, 2017 - 12:06 GMT
Two defeats from three games and only two goals scored — were it a World Cup group, Saudi Arabia would almost certainly be eliminated.
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri (AFP/File)
November 15, 2017 - 11:34 GMT
Prime Minister Saad Hariri, who submitted his resignation on Nov. 4 from Saudi Arabia, will reportedly return to Lebanon within two days, al-Akhbar daily reported on Wednesday.
Photo: Huffington Post India
November 14, 2017 - 20:59 GMT
Saudi Arabia has officially approved yoga in the kingdom in latest reform push
 Mohammed Huwais/AFP PHOTO
November 14, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
As the world watches the growing conflict between Saudi Arabia and Iran, Yemen undergoes one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world
The outspoken ex-Muslim is not afraid to challenge both the left and the right for their views on Islam and Muslims. (Twitter @aliamjadrizvi)
November 14, 2017 - 15:02 GMT
The outspoken ex-Muslim is not afraid to challenge both the left and the right for their views on Islam and Muslims.