The New Arab Logo

Breaking News

Russia has attempted to curb the powers of a chemical weapons watchdog, following a raft of attacks by Moscow's ally Syria.

Israeli authorities are currently in talks with an 'Arab state' to host Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu for an official visit, Israel's state broadcaster reported on Tuesday.

Saudi, UAE announce $500 million in aid to Yemen

The New Arab & agencies

Saudi, UAE announce $500 million in aid to Yemen

The Saudi-led coalition has been accused of bombing multiple civilian targets in Yemen, including buses and hospitals.

Iraq launches air strikes on IS targets in Syria

The New Arab

Iraq launches air strikes on IS targets in Syria

Baghdad claims Iraqi F16s hit and destroyed buildings containing IS militants and weapons in eastern Syria.

Bomb blast at Afghan religious gathering kills dozens

The New Arab & agencies

Bomb blast at Afghan religious gathering kills dozens

A bomb has exploded in Kabul, killing at least 50 people, as a deadly ...

Palestinians celebrate Airbnb ruling to end Israeli settlement listings

The New Arab

Palestinians celebrate Airbnb ruling to end Israeli settlement listings

Palestinian activists have welcomed Airbnb's decision to stop operating in Israeli settlements in the West Bank, urging more companies to follow suit.

The New Arab & agencies

Egypt authorities torture, disappear children, warns rights groups

An international rights group said on Tuesday that Egypt has committed 'shocking violations' against children, including torture and enforced disappearances.

The New Arab & agencies

Moroccan woman arrested after 'killing and cooking boyfriend'

The Moroccan woman is accused of killing and cooking her boyfriend then serving his remains in a traditional rice and meat dish to Pakistani workers.

Muslim lawmaker-elect campaigns to end head-covering ban in Congress

The New Arab & agencies

Muslim lawmaker-elect campaigns to end head-covering ban in Congress

The progressive Somali-American has backing to allow religious exemptions to the 181-year-old ban on head coverings on the House floor, a ...

Italy stresses need for dialogue to end Gulf crisis

The New Arab

Italy stresses need for dialogue to end Gulf crisis

Italian President Sergio Mattarella has stressed the need to end a bitter trade and diplomatic rift between Qatar and neighbouring states.

The New Arab

Emirati woman loses custody of children after marrying foreigner

An Emirati mother has lost custody of her four children after she married a foreigner, UAE media have reported.

Scores missing off Morocco after boat capsizes

The New Arab & agencies

Scores missing off Morocco after boat capsizes

Twenty-two people are missing after a boat carrying refugees capsized off the Moroccan coast.

The New Arab & agencies

British foreign minister visits Iran for nuclear talks

British FM Jeremy Hunt visits Iran to discuss the nuclear deal.

The New Arab & agencies

Top Houthi calls for halt to attacks in Yemen

A high-ranking Houthi official called for a country-wide ceasefire.

Mystery Saddam Hussein memorial plaque found on London bench

The New Arab

Mystery Saddam Hussein memorial plaque found on London bench

The bronze tribute to the Middle East dictator, which appeared on a bench in ...

Selfie-promotion: Putin welcomes Saudi delegation to Russia

The New Arab

Selfie-promotion: Putin welcomes Saudi delegation to Russia

Away from Khashoggi furore, Saudi Arabia's culture minister cosied up to the Russian president at the St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum

The New Arab

Turkey has evidence crown prince behind Khashoggi murder: minister

Turkey's defence minister has said Ankara has evidence that the Saudi crown prince ordered the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

The New Arab

Riyadh rejects CIA report that MbS ordered Khashoggi murder

The US CIA concluded last week that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was behind the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Ivanka Trump used person email for government work

The New Arab & agencies

Ivanka Trump used person email for government work

Trump's daughter has used personal emails at the White House.

Europe struggling to set up post-sanctions Iran trade vehicle

The New Arab & agencies

Europe struggling to set up post-sanctions Iran trade vehicle

Europe will struggle to continue to trade with Iran following tough new US sanctions.

The New Arab

Saudi royals move to oust Mohammed bin Salman: report

Members of the Saudi royal family are pushing to prevent the powerful crown prince from ascending to the throne in the wake of the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Taliban held talks with US envoy in Qatar

The New Arab & agencies

Taliban held talks with US envoy in Qatar

A Taliban official has said the group has held talks with US envoy Zalmay Khalilzad in Qatar.

The New Arab

Jordan parliament approves controversial IMF-backed austerity measures

Jordan's parliament has voted to pass a controversial tax law that sparked angry protests during summer.

The New Arab

Israeli cabinet approves Amir Yaron as Central Bank governor

Israeli-American Amir Yaron's nomination as Israel's central bank governor has been backed by the cabinet on Sunday.

Read also

Most Popular

Most Popular