BBC report shows proof of Qatar paying ‘largest ransom in history’ to terrorists

While Doha continues to deny it paid funds to terrorist organizations as part of the deal to release 28 Qataris, including members of the ruling family kidnapped in Iraq in 2015, messages leaked recently suggest otherwise. Read More: _____________________________________________________________ Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: Like us on Google+: […]

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Despite handicap, India’s ‘Medicine Baba’ collects pills to help the poor

Despite battling physical handicap, Omkar Nath aka “Medicine Baba” goes door-to-door in India, collecting unused medicine. Every day, he roams various neighborhoods in New Delhi asking people to donate unused medicines. He then gives them away to charitable hospitals, NGOS and clinics. Read More: _____________________________________________________________ Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us […]

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Saif Ali Khan on Sacred Games: ‘The most exhausting shoot of my career’

Al Arabiya’s William Mullally sits down with Bollywood superstar Saif Ali Khan on the making of Netflix’s first Indian original series Sacred Games and why he pushed himself to the limit for this groundbreaking project. ______________________________________________________________ Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: Like us on Google+: Al Arabiya English […]

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Growing herbs and vegetables under the sea?

Do you think growing herbs and vegetables under the sea is an efficient way to plant? _________________________________________________________________ Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: Like us on Google+: Al Arabiya English website: Subscribe to our Youtube channel: __ The English site of the Arab world’s leading news channel

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Makkah Road initiative proves successful for Malaysia pilgrims

Minister Mujahid Yusuf, from the Prime Minister’s Office for Islamic Affairs in Malaysia, has thanked Saudi Arabia for choosing his country as the first to implement the “Makkah Road” initiative. The Makkah Road Initiative has been official launched by commissioning the first two flights of pilgrims from Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Read More: ________________________________________________________________ Like […]

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Mustafa Shakir on becoming Marvel’s latest iconic villain in Luke Cage season 2

Al Arabiya’s William Mullally sits down with Mustafa Shakir to discuss how he joined the hit Netflix series Luke Cage, why he fought to make his character defy stereotypes, and how he prepared for the role. _________________________________________________________________ Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: Like us on Google+: Al Arabiya […]

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First image of the “Newborn Planet” emerge

The first confirmed image of the “newborn planet” Was taken by the company VLT (Very Large Telescope) in the European Southern Observatory It was named PDS 70 because it appeared near a dwarf star called the PDS 70b ____________________________________________________________ Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: Like us on Google+: […]

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Win or lose, Belgians in diverse Molenbeek show national pride after match

Known for its diversity, the Belgian municipality of Molenbeek erupted in national pride last night, despite the loss against France in the World Cup semi-final match. Read More: _________________________________________________________ Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: Like us on Google+: Al Arabiya English website: Subscribe to our Youtube channel: __ […]

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How Saudi Arabia plans to transform Hajj by 2029

The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah in Saudi Arabia released a new video showcasing the advanced technological tools that will be launched in the year 2029 to make the Islamic pilgrimage easier and more accessible to everyone. Read More: __________________________________________________________________ Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: Like us on […]

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The world’s first 3D printed habitable building

The Dutch city of Eindhoven will become the first city in the world To build a habitable house constructed with 3D printers _______________________________________________________________ Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: Like us on Google+: Al Arabiya English website: Subscribe to our Youtube channel: __ The English site of the Arab […]

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Molenbeek’s Cruyff Court hopes to find Belgium’s next rising football star

Following the Paris and Brussels attacks the municipality of Molenbeek has often been described as a hotspot for international terrorism by some foreign media. _______________________________________________________________ Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: Like us on Google+: Al Arabiya English website: Subscribe to our Youtube channel: __ The English site of […]

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Know the history of cats through the ages of human history

Here’s a history of cats through ages. Human association with cats started 5,000 years ago Studies show that the Chinese used cats to eliminate mice ________________________________________________________________ Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: Like us on Google+: Al Arabiya English website: Subscribe to our Youtube channel: __ The English site […]

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Meet India’s birdman who feeds 3,000 parakeets daily

Joseph Sekar is known as “Birdman” in southern Indian state of Chennai. Every morning around 6am, his terrace starts bustling with the noise of birds. __________________________________________________________________ Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: Like us on Google+: Al Arabiya English website: Subscribe to our Youtube channel: __ The English site […]

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Saudi girl with Down syndrome participates at UN summit for special needs

A Saudi girl with Down syndrome represented the kingdom at the UN World Conference on Special Needs Education, where she spoke with confidence as she shared with the audience her unique experience, concerns and ambitions. Read More: _________________________________________________________________ Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: Like us on Google+: Al […]

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Learn about VAR, the hot topic at World Cup 2018

Learn about VAR, the hot topic at World Cup 2018 VAR is the acronym for Video Assistant Referee ________________________________________________________________ Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: Like us on Google+: Al Arabiya English website: Subscribe to our Youtube channel: __ The English site of the Arab world’s leading news channel

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Expat women in Saudi Arabia react to new driving decree

At midnight on June 24, Saudi women drove their cars in Riyadh, Jeddah and other Saudi cities bringing an end to one of the strangest controversial issues which lasted for about three decades consuming the Saudis’ energy. _______________________________________________________________ Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: Like us on Google+: Al […]

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Is Zuckerberg facing a likely shareholder revolt?

Is Zuckerberg facing a likely shareholder revolt that may affect his position at Facebook? _________________________________________________________________ Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: Like us on Google+: Al Arabiya English website: Subscribe to our Youtube channel: __ The English site of the Arab world’s leading news channel

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The first blind judge of Pakistan

Yousaf Saleem, who has been sworn in as Pakistan’s first blind judge, has come a long way in overcoming disability to get ahead in life. Saleem was a gold medalist during his graduation from Punjab University in 2014 and then practiced law for two years before applying to become a civil judge. Read More: ______________________________________________________________ […]

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