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Elderly detained for shooting young men

JAZAN — A citizen in his 80s was arrested for allegedly shooting two young men in their 20s in Al-Kadmi village of Sabya governorate, a local newspaper reported. The injured men were rushed...

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Body found under tree in Makkah

MAKKAH — Police retrieved a body found under a tree in Al-Aziziyah neighborhood, a local newspaper reported. A private security guard at Al-Noor Hospital noticed a man, believed to be in his...

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Wiretap leads to arrest of murder suspect

TAIF — Police here used a wiretap to monitor the mobile phone number of a suspected murderer accused of shooting an overstayer and fleeing the scene. After monitoring his cell phone, they...

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Mobile phone thieves nabbed

JEDDAH — Police arrested three people who are suspected of stealing five boxes containing over 200 mobile phones from the back of a pickup truck. The driver of the vehicle had stopped at a...

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52 held in crackdown on drag races

RIYADH — Traffic police arrested dozens of people during the weekend as part of a crackdown on street racers. Official spokesman of Riyadh police Lt. Col. Hasan Al-Hasan said nine of the 52...

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Printing press robbery foiled

Abdulrahman Al-Ali Saudi Gazette JEDDAH — Police foiled a late night robbery attempt at a printing press in Al-Aziziyah neighborhood of Jeddah. A police patrol observed a man acting...

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Kindergarten study made mandatory for enrollment in elementary schools

Saudi Gazette report RIYADH — The Ministry of Education has required all new pupils complete two semesters at a kindergarten before enrolling in elementary school, according to Al-Hayat...

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IDB expert calls for steps to promote Islamic banking in pluralist societies

Hassan Cheruppa Saudi Gazette JEDDAH — A leading economist has emphasized the importance of embracing Islamic banking to confront challenges facing the global economy. M. Azmi Omar, Director...

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NSHR moves to protect rights of domestic workers

Saudi Gazette report JEDDAH — The National Society for Human Rights (NSHR) has signed an agreement with several recruitment committees in the Kingdom to follow up with the cases of housemaids...

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Schoolchildren visit Book Fair

Schoolchildren visit the Riyadh International Book Fair on Saturday. As of Friday, more than one million people visited the fair, which opened on Tuesday. Organizers said about four million people have...

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Two Saudis sentenced to jail in treason trial

  Ahmad Abdullah  Saudi Gazette  JEDDAH — The Riyadh District Court sentenced two Saudis in a treason trial to a total of 15 years in prison after they have been...

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Education Ministry vows to introduce PE in girls schools

Saudi Gazette report JEDDAH — In a report to the Shoura Council, the Ministry of Education said it believes in the importance of physical education (PE) for both male and female students. It...

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Alwaleed receives Kenyan ambassador

Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal, Chairman of Kingdom Holding Company (KHC), receives at his office in Riyadh Mohamud Ali Saleh, Kenyan ambassador to Saudi Arabia. — Courtesy photo

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Mentally ill: High time for a saner solution

Many left to wander the streets, sleep in deserted houses Ibrahim Shehab Okaz/Saudi Gazette JEDDAH — Many mentally disturbed people wander in the streets, eat from waste containers and sleep...

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Death traps in Madinah

Abdulhadi Al-Suwayan Okaz/Saudi Gazette MADINAH — Local residents complain that abandoned wells in Madinah have become death traps for their children. The latest victim was a 4-year-old child...

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Remarried women keep new status a secret to cash in on social security

Saudi Gazette report JEDDAH — A number of Saudi women who remarried have kept their marriage a secret from the concerned authorities so as to continue cashing in on the monthly financial...

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Minority steals the show

  Khalaf Al-Harbi Okaz  The first day of the Riyadh International Book Fair witnessed an extraordinarily high number of visitors. Due to the large turnout, ATMs in the exhibition...

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Pakistani engineer talks about his illustrious career in the Kingdom and his...

Muhammad Mujahid Syed Saudi Gazette  JEDDAH — “Saudi Arabia under the wise leadership of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah has developed in all fields....

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Miriam Silat: Masterpiece jewels

  Mariam Nihal Saudi Gazette JEDDAH – Born in Brooklyn in Coney Island, Miriam Silat is a beautiful story of a young woman strung together with jems of success. “Both my...

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Paving the way for mediation

Sana Abdul Salam Saudi Gazette JEDDAH — Besides being expensive and time consuming, litigating cases in courts puts unnecessary pressure on the judicial system. Cases remain in courts for...

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