At The Flag Island on Saturday

Lena Chamamyan to perform in Sharjah

Sharjah - Arab Today

Syrian-Armenian singer Lena Chamamyan will perform at The Flag Island in Sharjah on Saturday evening (9:00 pm) as part of the 2nd Sharjah World Music Festival. Presented by Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq)… Read more


Jail for US teen who wanted to fight in Syria

Los Angeles - Arab Today
A US court jailed a "radicalized" Colorado teenager intercepted by the FBI when she… Read more

2 journalists among 7 killed in Iraq violence

Baquba - Arab Today
The Islamic State (IS) group killed seven people Friday, including two journalists, in the… Read more

Air strikes near Damascus kill 42, including 6 children

Beirut - Arab Today
Government air strikes on a rebel-held village east of Damascus Friday killed 42 civilians,… Read more

Saudi Arabia holds funeral of King Abdullah

 العرب اليوم - Saudi Arabia holds funeral of King Abdullah
Riyadh - Arab Today
The funeral for Saudi King Abdullah got under way Friday with foreign leaders gathering… Read more

Saudi king appoints Mohammed bin Nayef second crown prince

 العرب اليوم - Saudi king appoints Mohammed bin Nayef second crown prince
Riyadh - Arab Today
Saudi King Salman appointed Friday the kingdom's Interior Minister Prince Mohammed bin Nayef, who… Read more

New King Salman pledges no change in Saudi direction

 العرب اليوم - New King Salman pledges no change in Saudi direction
Riyadh - Arab Today
Saudi Arabia's new King Salman, in his first public address, pledged on Friday no… Read more


Rafa pulls up short

Serena fashions statement

Melbourne - Arab Today
Serena Williams is using her love of fashion to send a powerful feminist message at this year's Australian Open, while Rafael Nadal is more concerned with feeling fresh in his ever-shrinking shorts. Players of both genders have lit up the tournament with lurid neon outfits supposedly inspired by Melbourne's graffiti street art but resembling something… Read more


New York - Arab Today
US pop music star Ariana Grande will perform at half-time of next month's 64th NBA All-Star Game at New York's Madison Square Garden, the league announced Thursday. Grande won best female artist… Read more
New York - Arab Today
Pop singer Meghan Trainor's debut album has opened at number one on the US charts, with the popularity of her breakaway hit "All About That Bass" helping dethrone Taylor Swift. Nielsen Soundscan… Read more
New York - Arab Today
Many a musician has addressed the raw emotions of emotional breakup. For Bjork, the occasion is not one for maudlin pop but instead for an intricate, experimental album that explores the very… Read more

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Oil rallies on Saudi king death

Asia stocks surge on ECB move

Riyadh - Arab Today
Asian equity markets rallied Friday after the European Central Bank announced a huge cash injection to kickstart the eurozone economy, while crude prices surged on news the monarch of oil kingpin Saudi Arabia had died. The ECB's unprecedented decision to pump tens of billions of dollars a month into financial markets sent the euro plunging to 11-year lows against the dollar and also fuelled a… Read more


King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud:

Saudis to carry on footsteps set

Riyadh - Arab Today
Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud affirmed Friday that Saudi Arabia will continue on the footsteps and principles set by the Kingdom's founder King Abdulaziz Al Saud. In a television address to the Saudi people, the new Saudi King conveyed his condolences to the Saudi people on the death of Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. King Abdullah spent his life in service… Read more



January 23, 2015
Spending time with accomplished people will be educational. You'll notice many successful individuals have similar habits. By adopting some of these practices into your own routine, you will make impressive progress. It's time to become established as a highly competent professional. If you play your cards right, several employers will knock at your door with job offers. You fare best at a company that rewards creative thinking. Following a…Read more

Health and Nutrition

After massive immunisation campaign

No new polio cases in Syria for a year

Beirut - Arab Today
Syria has gone a year without a reported polio case, the World Health Organization said Wednesday, after a massive immunisation campaign triggered by the disease's appearance in the war-torn country. The agency said "the outbreak seems to have been brought under control" in Syria after a push to immunise millions of children across the Middle East. "It's a very encouraging sign that… Read more


New anti-aging serum

Eva Herzigová fronts ads for Dior

Paris - Arab Today
The sublime actress and model has renewed her partnership with the French luxury brand as the face of Dior Capture Totale Serum, a new anti-aging serum. Close to a year after launching Capture Totale DreamSkin, an all-over skincare treatment, Dior has expanded the line with a serum that leaves skin plumped and toned. After fronting the… Read more

Beagle 2 on Mars

11 years ago

 العرب اليوم - Beagle 2 seen on Mars 11 years on
Beagle 2 seen on Mars 11 years on

Saudis mourn king

Social media

 العرب اليوم - Saudis swarm Twitter to mourn king
Saudis swarm Twitter to mourn king

2015 destinations

Top 10 list

 العرب اليوم - New list of trending destinations in 2015
New list of trending destinations in 2015

Optimize conditions

Reduces Functions

 العرب اليوم - Incredibly small apartment in Paris
Incredibly small apartment in Paris


Can make transatlantic flights

Next-generation single-aisle jet

London - Arab Today
Airbus has launched a single-aisle aircraft capable of making transatlantic flights. With 4,000 nautical miles, the A321neo 97t holds bragging rights to boasting the longest range of any single-aisle airliner in the world. The latest development in aviation means that… Read more

Travel and Tourism

In business class cabins

Qatar introduces double beds

Doha - Arab Today
Qatar Airways is rolling out lie-flat seats equal to the size of a double bed for business class flyers on their latest aircraft, in a move the carrier claims could make first class obsolete. At a press conference in Doha… Read more


Women in the News

In interview with 'L'Express'

Rania stresses respect for religions

Amman - Arab Today
In an interview with the French magazine L'Express, Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah asserted that everyone must show respect for the beliefs of every religion out of acknowledgement for our common humanity. Reacting to the publication by the French magazine Charlie… Read more