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Saudi-Qatar diplomatic dispute nears resolution

Shaheer Choudhury 5 Min Read

“We hope that this progress can lead to a final agreement which looks in reach, and I can say that I am somewhat optimistic that we are close to finalising an agreement

Jordan aims to affirm custodianship of Al-Aqsa Mosque, fearing Israeli-backed Saudi takeover

Hamza Saleem 6 Min Read

“Al-Aqsa Mosque shall be entered through the gate of its owners [Jordanian and Palestinian authorities], not through the gate of the Israeli occupation.”

Saudi Arabia to abolish labour system labelled as “modern slavery”

Ahmed Hammuda 7 Min Read

Saudi Arabia has announced plans to dismantle the kafala labour system.

Saudi Arabia resumes prayers in Grand Mosque of Makkah

Hamza Saleem 2 Min Read

For the first time in seven months, Saudi Arabia has allowed its citizens and residents to perform prayers in Masjid Al-Haram in Makkah, the most prestigious site in Islam.

US Secretary of State urges Saudi Arabia to normalise ties with ‘Israel’

Hamza Saleem 3 Min Read

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has urged Saudi Arabia to consider normalising relations with ‘Israel’, joining Bahrain and the UAE who both signed the ‘peace agreement’.

Saudi official calls for boycott of “everything Turkish”

Ahmad Jomaa 4 Min Read

The head of the Saudi Chamber of Commerce has called for a boycott of “everything Turkish”.