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 2022-11-21 20:27 

Bahrain News Agency

Saudi Stock Exchange Main Index ends trading lower at 10930 points...
 2022-11-21 20:26 

Times of Israel

Indonesian quake kills at least 162 and injures hundreds, overwhelming hospitals...

Many of the victims said to be school students who were taking additional lessons at Islamic education sites; toll expected to rise as rescuers reach more rural areasMany of the victims said to be school students who were taking additional lessons at Isla...

 2022-11-21 20:24 

SABA News

[ Yemen ]

Armed Forces confirm success in forcing oil vessel that tried to approach Dabba port...
 2022-11-21 20:23 

i24 News

World Cup: Arab fans shun Israeli media, reject normalization...

Qatari and FIFA authorities are treating Israeli journalists the same, but it's not quite true for the fans - Click the link for more details....

 2022-11-21 20:23 

Arutz Sheva

SUV crashes into Boston Apple store, killing 1 and injuring 16...

Vehicle plows through plate glass window into Apple Store, trapping multiple customers inside the building....

 2022-11-21 20:22 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

HM King appoints HRH Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander as Prime Minister...
 2022-11-21 20:21 

FX Empire

Soccer-U.S. journalist says he was detained at World Cup over rainbow shirt...

DOHA (Reuters) A U.S. journalist said he was briefly detained on Monday when he tried to enter a World Cup stadium in Qatar while wearing a rainbow shirt in support of the LGBTQ community in a country where same-sex relations are illegal....

 2022-11-21 20:21 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

HM King thanked by HRH Crown Prince and Prime Minister...
 2022-11-21 20:19 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

HRH the Crown Prince and Prime Minister submits the resignation of the Cabinet to HM the King...
 2022-11-21 20:18 

Times of Israel

Netanyahu: We'll work toward broad agreements, but ultimately, the majority rules...

In first speech to 25th Knesset, presumed prime minister rejects 'moral preachings' of outgoing government, vows to 'preserve Israeli democracy and Israel'In first speech to 25th Knesset, presumed prime minister rejects 'moral preachin...

 2022-11-21 20:16 

The Jordan Times

JCI chief highlights Jordanian-Iraqi partnership...

AMMAN — President of the Jordan Chamber of Industry (JCI) Fathi Jaghbir on Monday highlighted Jordanian-Iraqi relations, describing the countries' partnership, which includes large-scale projects such as the joint industrial zone and the oil pip...

 2022-11-21 20:14 

Kuwait News Agency

Oil Ministry refers proposals on GCC media strategy to gas cmte...

KUWAIT, Nov 21 (KUNA) -- The Ministry of Oil announced Monday that it referred Kuwait's proposals on the GCC members' oil media strategy after modernizing it to the fifth meeting of the GCC oil and Gas Committee. In a statement, the ministry said ...

 2022-11-21 20:13 

The Peninsula Qatar

Arab, international media praise FIFA World Cup Qatar Opening Ceremony...

Doha: Wide Arab and international media interest continued for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 opening ceremony that was filled with Gulf and Arab herit......

 2022-11-21 20:13 

The Peninsula Qatar

HH the Amir congratulates president of Kazakhstan on his reelection...

Doha: HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani sent a cable of congratulations to HE President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym Jomart Tokayev,......

 2022-11-21 20:13 

Kuwait News Agency

EU talks fail to resolve Serbia-Kosovo rift...

BRUSSELS, Nov 21 (KUNA) -- Kosovo and Serbia failed to reach a solution over recent disputes in the region after an 8-hour long EU-mediated talks in Brussels on Monday. "After many hours of discussion, since 8:00 this morning, the two parties did not ...

 2022-11-21 20:06 

FX Empire

Fed's Daly: Lots of options on table for December FOMC rate hike...

By Michael S. Derby NEW YORK (Reuters) Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President Mary Daly said Monday that the U.S. central bank could lift its overnight target rate above 5% if inflation does not cool off, even thought that's not her expected ...

 2022-11-21 20:05 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Government Hospitals discuss SMC development plans...
 2022-11-21 20:03 

Bahrain News Agency

Bahrain attracts USD291 million worth of investment in the tourism sector...
 2022-11-21 20:02 

The Jordan Times

People with disabilities see long road ahead to accessible public transport...

AMMAN — Although the quantity of public transport vehicles has increased by 5 per cent since last year, people with disabilities are calling for a more inclusive public transport system. The Ministry of Transport issued a report titled "Performa...

 2022-11-21 20:02 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

HM King issues Royal Order, accepting Cabinet resignation...
 2022-11-21 20:01 

The Jordan Times

UNESCO Heritage photo exhibition kicks off...

AMMAN — A five-day photo exhibition titled "50 Years of World Heritage Convention Protecting the Past for Now and Future", organised by UNESCO and the Department of Antiquities, opened at the Jordan Museum on Monday under the patronage of HR...

 2022-11-21 20:01 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait book fair marked with signatures' ceremonies...

Photo feature by Shahed KamalKUWAIT, Nov 21 (KUNA) -- Young composers have been present at Kuwait Book Fair, organizing ceremonies for signing their books. Several of such gatherings have been spotted in various corners of the fair ground. Apparently, sal...

 2022-11-21 20:01 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Customs President receives Saudi Tabadul delegation...
 2022-11-21 19:59 

MehrNews.com

Mossad spy detained in Lebanon...

TEHRAN, Nov. 21 (MNA) Lebanese media on Monday morning reported that a Mossad spy was arrested in the country....

 2022-11-21 19:56 

Kuwait Times

Kuwait Times Tuesday, November 22, 2022...

Daily E- Paper Kuwait Times Click above icon to download full news paper The post Kuwait Times Tuesday, November 22, 2022 appeared first on Kuwait Times ....

 2022-11-21 19:55 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait envoy in US expresses gratitude for increasing students' allotments...

WASHINGTON, Nov 21 (KUNA) -- The State of Kuwait Ambassador to the US Jassem Al-Bedaiwi on Monday heaped praise UPON the "fatherly gesture" by His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Ahmad Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, increasing financial allo...

 2022-11-21 19:54 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

HM King receives HRH the Crown Prince and Prime Minister...
 2022-11-21 19:51 

FX Empire

France shocked by second schoolgirl rape and murder in a month...

PARIS (Reuters) France was shocked by the rape and murder of a 14-year-old girl in the south of the country, just weeks after the brutal killing of a 12-year-old girl in Paris....

 2022-11-21 19:51 

FX Empire

Finland may resume OL3 nuclear tests on Dec 11, operator says...

OSLO (Reuters) Test production of electricity at Finland's much-delayed Olkiluoto 3 nuclear reactor will restart on Dec. 11 at the earliest, while regular output is at best set to begin on Jan. 22, operator Teollisuuden Voima (TVO) said on Monday....

 2022-11-21 19:51 

FX Empire

Shell to 'evaluate' 25 billion pound British investments after windfall tax...

By Ron Bousso LONDON (Reuters) Shell said on Monday it will evaluate plans to spend up to 25 billion pounds in Britain over the next decade following the government's decision to increase a windfall tax on oil and gas producer....

 2022-11-21 19:51 

FX Empire

U.S. rail shutdown would be 'unacceptable,' White House official says...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) A shutdown of U.S. rail lines would be "unacceptable," because it would harm workers, families and businesses, a White House official said on Monday after the nation's largest rail union voted against a contract deal, rais...

 2022-11-21 19:51 

Al Arabiya

UAE denies engaging in discussion with OPEC+ members to change latest agreement...

United Arab Emirates' energy minister said on Monday that the Gulf state denied that it is engaging in any discussion with other OPEC+ members to change...

 2022-11-21 19:49 

Kuwait News Agency

IFRC chief lauds Kuwait for relief support...

GENEVA, Nov 21 (KUNA) -- Secretary General of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) Jaqan Chapagain has lauded Kuwait's support for various aid projects throughout the world. The official expressed gratitude for t...

 2022-11-21 19:45 

Haaretz Daily

Black Hebrew Israelite group gathers outside Brooklyn arena as Kyrie Irving returns to NBA...

The basketball star 'apologized deeply' for sharing a link to an antisemitic film in a lengthy interview that posted Saturday...

 2022-11-21 19:44 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

President Raisi calls for broadening of Tehran-Astana ties...

Tehran, IRNA - Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi in a telelphone conversation with his Kazakh counterpart said that Tehran-Astana relations have always been progressing and...

 2022-11-21 19:41 

Times of Israel

Biden administration said keen on ex-envoy Dermer serving in senior government post...

US officials tell Walla that former ambassador is someone Washington is familiar with and can talk to, despite past 'differences,9; understands political delicacy of current issuesUS officials tell Walla that former ambassador is someone Washington...

 2022-11-21 19:41 

Al Jazeera

Photos: Indonesia quake kills scores, reduces homes to rubble...

A 5.6-magnitude earthquake killed more than 160 people and injured hundreds in Indonesia's West Java province on Monday....

 2022-11-21 19:40 

Al Jazeera

US railroad workers vote down proposed contract...

A strike could freeze up to 30 percent of cargo shipments as workers voice frustration over quality-of-life issues....

 2022-11-21 19:38 

Saudi Press Agency

Saudi Deputy Minister of Transport Meets with his Egyptian Counterpart...
 2022-11-21 19:37 

Kuwait News Agency

UAE foreign minister embarks on two-day India visit to discuss ties...

NEW DELHI, Nov 21 (KUNA) -- UAE Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Monday began an official visit to India to discuss bilateral and global issues of mutual concerns. The Indian Ministry of Externa...

 2022-11-21 19:36 

FX Empire

U.S. consumers propel Thanksgiving air travel to highest level in 3 years...

By Doyinsola Oladipo and Rajesh Kumar Singh...

 2022-11-21 19:36 

FX Empire

Exclusive-QatarEnergy boss says World Cup tension will not impact German business...

By Andrew Mills and Maha El Dahan DOHA (Reuters) QatarEnergy chief Saad al-Kaabi said on Monday that business with German firms would not be impacted by political tensions over criticism of Qatar's hosting of the World Cup, which has raised the ire of...

 2022-11-21 19:36 

Arutz Sheva

Powerful earthquake kills at least 162 in Java, Indonesia...

Quake of magnitude 5.6 knocks down buildings and causes landslides in remote rural area....

 2022-11-21 19:34 

i24 News

UK lawmaker says no plans to move embassy to Jerusalem...

Jordanian senator stresses the importance of the 'Palestinian cause' for the Arab world - Click the link for more details...

 2022-11-21 19:34 

Kuwait News Agency

US Vice Pres., Philippines leader discuss expanding partnership...

WASHINGTON, Nov 21 (KUNA) -- Vice President Kamala Harris met Monday in Manila with President Ferdinand Marcos of the Philippines discussed Monday expanding cooperation, which supports a free and open Indo-Pacific. They reaffirmed the strength "of our...

 2022-11-21 19:33 

Arutz Sheva

Soldier hospitalized after collapsing in training...

An IDF cadet was hospitalized in serious condition today (Monday) after collapsing during combat unit selection exams. The incident took place due to undisclosed health reasons....

 2022-11-21 19:33 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait FM receives phone call from Maldivian counterpart...

KUWAIT, Nov 21 (KUNA) -- Foreign Minister Sheikh Salem Abdullah Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Monday received a telephone contact from his Maldivian counterpart Abdullah Shahid, congratulating him on his appointment as the head of the Kuwaiti Ministry of Foreign A...

 2022-11-21 19:33 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Powerful earthquake kills at least 162 in Java, Indonesia...

Quake of magnitude 5.6 knocks down buildings and causes landslides in remote rural area....

 2022-11-21 19:32 

i24 News

UTJ's Gafni returns to Finance Committee chair...

The ultra-Orthodox lawmaker says he plans to convene the committee to discuss the cost of living crisis - Click the link for more details....

 2022-11-21 19:32 

Kuwait News Agency

British official hopes to see increased Kuwaiti businesses in her nation...

Interview by Nasser ShalabiKUWAIT, Nov 21 (KUNA) -- A visiting British official on Monday expressed hope that Kuwait would increase investments in its nation where there are potentials to create a new income resource for Kuwaiti entrepreneurs. Lord Presid...

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