CNR: Lebanese security forces foil attempt to smuggle fuel across Syria border

JERUSALEM: Israel braced for more protests on Saturday after clashes at Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound left more than 200 people injured. The unrest followed Friday prayers when Israeli riot police fired rubber bullets, tear gas and stun grenades at Palestinians as violence erupted outside Islam’s third holiest site. At least three people were seriously…Continue Reading

CNR: Saudi crown prince and Pakistani prime minister discuss bilateral ties, international issues

RIYADH: The days of working from home may be numbered following a recent government decision making coronavirus vaccines mandatory for employees, with people telling Arab News that the move would curb the spread of COVID-19 and save lives. While some companies are still allowing staff to work from home, others are formulating plans in response…Continue Reading

CNR: International team to produce documentary about late Egyptian icon Omar Sharif’s life 

Screenwriter Mariam Naoum works with acclaimed Irish filmmaker on Egyptian serial killer show DUBAI: Egyptian screenwriter Mariam Naoum has been sued three times for the films she has made. For her, that’s not a sore spot — it’s a badge of honor. “It makes me stronger, actually,” she tells Arab News. “I don’t think, ‘Oh,…Continue Reading

CNR: IBM nanosheets promise better speed and battery life for next-gen chips

This photo shows a cross section of six transistors built with IBM’s nanosheet technology. Each has a stack of three nanosheets that carry electrical current. And with an approach called gate-all-around, each nanosheet is surrounded completely by a gate, the transistor component that switches current off and on. Today’s chips process data using billions of…Continue Reading

CNR: Kylie Minogue stuns in leopard look by Saudi designer Mohammed Ashi

Screenwriter Mariam Naoum works with acclaimed Irish filmmaker on Egyptian serial killer show DUBAI: Egyptian screenwriter Mariam Naoum has been sued three times for the films she has made. For her, that’s not a sore spot — it’s a badge of honor. “It makes me stronger, actually,” she tells Arab News. “I don’t think, ‘Oh,…Continue Reading

CNR: Houthis passed up major opportunity by refusing to meet UN envoy: State Department

DUBAI: The Philippines and Egypt were the latest inclusion in Oman’s list where travelers from the said countries are banned from entering the Sultanate. The decision was issued by the Supreme Committee, which takes lead in the country’s fight against the coronavirus pandemic, and took effect on Friday, May 7. Travelers from Egypt and the…Continue Reading