India takes over UN Security Council presidency for August

India on Sunday assumed the presidency of the UN Security Council (UNSC) for the month of August, taking over from

China’s third revolution making it a global power in all aspects: Zahid Hussain

Zahid Hussain, an author writes on the success of the Chinese Communist Party (CPC) as it celebrates its centenary. He…

Is Saudi Arabia doing a good job in managing the oil market?

This is a really tough question because it depends on where one stands in relation to the answer. Consumers in…

Saudi Arabia and the pandemic: Key lessons for the use of 4IR technologies

The COVID-19 pandemic was a real test to the resilience of all economies, and Saudi Arabia is no exception. Our…

Ruth Pearl, Mother of Murdered Reporter Daniel Pearl, Dies at 85

Ruth Pearl, the mother of Daniel Pearl , a reporter for The Wall Street Journal who was brutally murdered by…

Death toll in Afghanistan floods tops 100, dozens still missing

The death toll from this week’s flooding in Afghanistan’s eastern province of Nuristan has risen to at least 113, with…

Kandahar airport hit by rocket fire as Afghanistan fighting rages

A key airport in southern Afghanistan has come under rocket fire as government forces struggle against Taliban assaults on several…