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KSA transports 43,000 pilgrims free of charge from Mina to Grand Mosque

JEDDAH: Saudi Arabian Border Guards have intercepted two boats attempting to smuggle large quantities of cannabis into the Kingdom.The boats…

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UK strips citizenship from dual national Daesh convert ‘Jihadi Jack’

Author: AFPID: 1566158440571059600Sun, 2019-08-18 18:21 LONDON: Britain has revoked the citizenship of a dual national Muslim convert to the Daesh group dubbed…

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Saudi Border Guards intercept two boats smuggling 500kg of cannabis

Saudi Hajj ministry investigating how gift to pilgrims was wrongly labelled ‘anthrax’  RIYADH: The Hajj and Umrah Ministry is investigating the…

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Lebanon’s Aoun vows to tend to economic, financial reforms

Author: Reutersarticle author: ReutersID: 1566155193030884500Sun, 2019-08-18 16:12 BEIRUT: Lebanon is expected to begin implementing in October a set of economic and financial measures…

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Jordan summons Israel envoy over Jerusalem ‘violations’: Foreign ministry

BEIRUT: Syrian pro-regime forces fought pitched battles Sunday with insurgents as they inched closer to a extremist-run town in the…

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Syria regime forces battle militants for key town, highway

Gibraltar says unable to meet US request to seize Iranian tanker now called ‘Adrian Darya-1’ GIBRALTAR: Gibraltar refused a US request…

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UK’s Johnson to visit European capitals seeking Brexit breakthrough

LONDON: UK's Boris Johnson will visit European capitals this week on his first overseas trip as prime minister, as his…

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‘People who love life and music’ — dance parties return to Baghdad

DUBAI:  Butheina Kazim has brought the magic of art-house movies to Dubai, through her project Cinema Akil. Having worked in…

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Cinema Akil founder brings the magic of independent movies to Dubai

article author: SUJATA ASSOMULLAuthor: Sun, 2019-08-18 14:55 DUBAI:  Butheina Kazim has brought the magic of art-house movies to Dubai, through her project…

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Meet Aya Barqawi, the Saudi-born social media star

LONDON: Born in North West London to Moroccan and Pakistani parents, model Mariah Idrissi has made quite a name for…

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