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Motorists seethe over potholes and sags in streets

Abdullah Al-Dani Okaz/Saudi Gazette JEDDAH — Residents of Jeddah’s Al-Aziziyah neighborhood have complained that there are too many potholes and sags in local streets. These...

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Lebanese defendant admits to handling Al-Khobar girl’s bags

Saudi Gazette report DAMMAM — The Lebanese man who allegedly helped a young Saudi woman run away from Al-Khobar to help her convert to Christianity told a court on Saturday he picked up her...

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Al-Laith court upholds verdict against teenager’s abductors

Saudi Gazette report AL-LAITH — The Al-Laith General Court has upheld a verdict it issued earlier against three Saudis who were convicted of kidnapping a minor. The three Saudis were...

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7 Saudi prisoners in US to be repatriated

Saudi Gazette report RIYADH/WASHINGTON — The Saudi ambassador in Washington said seven Saudi prisoners in the US would soon be repatriated to the Kingdom. Adel Al-Jubair said the Kingdom had...

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Reham’s family considers lawsuit against ministry

Nawaf Afat Okaz/Saudi Gazette RIYADH — The uncle of a 13-year-old girl who contracted HIV through a blood transfusion at Jazan Public Hospital a few days ago said her family intends to bring...

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Half of middle school students are smokers

Saleh Al-Turigee Okaz newspaper The figures on adolescent smoking released by the Welfare Society to Combat Smoking are alarming. The society estimated that about 53 percent of middle school students...

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They gave Reham HIV and then ignored her

Mohammed Al-Ihaidib Okaz newspaper There is absolutely no truth to the Ministry of Health’s claim that what happened to Reham Al-Hakami, the innocent 13-year-old girl who contracted HIV...

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Over SR3b investment to upgrade universities

Fatima Muhammad Saudi Gazette JEDDAH — Minister of Higher Education Dr. Khaled Al-Anqari signed on Sunday morning contracts worth SR3.1 billion to develop several universities in the...

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2 Indians buried alive in accident

ABHA — Two Indian workers were accidentally buried alive in a hole on a project site on Al-Yusuf Road in Abha. A spokesman for Asir Civil Defense said the hole was six meters by 2.5 meters...

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Drug trafficker executed in Makkah

MAKKAH — A Chadian convicted of drug trafficking was executed in Makkah on Tuesday, the Interior Ministry said. Abdelkerim Ibrahim Mussa Abkar had been sentenced to death for trafficking in...

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Man arrested for burning mosques

HAFR AL-BATIN — A man in his 30s has been arrested by Hafr Al-Batin police in connection with recent arson attacks on four mosques in the governorate on the same day. The man turned out to be...

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Jeddah police bust ‘red pepper’ gang

JEDDAH — Police in Jeddah arrested a three-member gang who used red pepper to rob their victims. They would toss the pepper in their victims’ faces, blinding them temporarily, and...

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Hunt on for taxi driver’s killer

RIYADH — Police have launched an investigation into the murder of an Asian cab driver who was shot four times by an unknown person last Sunday. Col. Nasser Al-Qahtani, Riyadh police...

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OIC considering satellite channel

JEDDAH — The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) will host on Saturday a meeting to discuss the establishment of a satellite channel based in Jeddah. The meeting, which will be attended...

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SFDA pulls Chinese Oolong tea due to pesticide content

RIYADH — The Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) has pulled packets of Chinese Oolong brand tea off the market due to their high levels of pesticide content. In a statement, the authority...

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Ihsan Education Award 2013 award winners for creative projects

Sana Abdul Salam Saudi Gazette JEDDAH — The Ihsan Education Award 2013 has announced its winning projects for this year. Loay Al-Shareef bagged the first place for his project titled...

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Jubail to host 15th annual flower festival

Sultan Al-Otaibi JUBAIL — The Jubail Industrial City is all set to host its 15th annual flower festival on Feb.20 at the popular Al-Fanateer beach, according to the Royal Commission in...

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Yanbu’s 7th flower fest kicks off

Ahmad Al-Amri Okaz/Saudi Gazette YANBU – The executive president of The Royal Commission of Yanbu, Dr. Alaa Naseef, inaugurated on Monday the seventh flowers and gardens festival. The event,...

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Nutrition labels can help people make smart food choices

Amal Al-Sibai Saudi Gazette  JEDDAH – If the average high school student knew that the French fries that he is waiting in line to purchase contains 500 calories, would he still buy...

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Embassy on Wheels in EP this weekend to assist Filipino workers

DAMMAM — A Philippine Embassy consular team will be available at Al-Jazeera International School in Dammam’s Rakah district on Thursday and Friday to extend consular services to...

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