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Palestinian Authority to seek full membership at UN

RAMALLAH (RAHNUMA): Palestinian leaders have launched a new diplomatic drive to obtain full membership of the UN. The campaign will…

Bahrain tourism minister discusses opportunities in Saudi Arabia with officials

RIYADH (RAHNUMA): Bahrain’s tourism minister discussed expanding cooperation with Saudi Arabia in the tourism sector during an official visit to…

Japan welcomes Gaza ceasefire, stresses ‘violence will not solve the issue in the Middle East’

TOKYO (RAHNUMA): Japanese Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi on Wednesday welcomed the Gaza ceasefire and said that the problems between the…

Crisis and disaster management center inaugurated in Najran

RIYADH (RAHNUMA): Najran Governor Prince Jalawi bin Abdulaziz inaugurated on Tuesday a new crisis and disaster management center in Najran…

Saudi schools to undergo tech-based learning revolution, expert tells panel

RIYADH (RAHNUMA): Extended reality technologies will soon revolutionize the educational environment in Saudi Arabia, NEOM Academy Managing Director Dr. Ali…

UAE to issue new-generation Emirati passports

DUBAI (RAHNUMA): The UAE will issue a new generation of Emirati passports from Sept. 1, authorities said on Thursday. The…

Saudi envoy to UN in Geneva, UNHCR chief discuss stronger cooperation

RIYADH (RAHNUMA): Saudi Arabia’s Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva, Abdulmohsen Majed bin Khothaila, met with the UN High…

Saudi Arabia reaffirms full support for the stability of Yemen

RIYADH (RAHNUMA): The Saudi Cabinet on Tuesday reaffirmed the Kingdom’s firm support for all action that can help to guarantee…

UAE urges UN to drop ‘Islamic State’ name when referring to Daesh

RIYADH (RAHNUMA): UAE has called on United Nations organizations to stop using the term ‘Islamic State’ when referring to Da’esh,…

Iraq’s Sadr tells judiciary to dissolve parliament in a week

RIYADH (RAHNUMA): Powerful Iraqi Shiite Muslim cleric Moqtada Al-Sadr on Wednesday called on the country’s judiciary to dissolve parliament by…
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