Daily Archives: November 22, 2017

Floods hit Saudi Arabia

Flash floods triggered by heavy rains swept through Jeddah on Tuesday, leaving motorists stranded and forcing authorities to shut schools and universities in Saudi- Arabia’s second biggest city. Dozens of people were plucked from vehicles engulfed by…

Zimbabwe: Mnangagwa to be sworn in as president on Friday

Former Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa will be sworn in as president on Friday, according to Zimbabwe’s state broadcaster. The report by the government-controlled Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) said Mnangagwa will arrive in the capital Harare…

All eyes on Beirut as Saad Hariri returns

Saad Hariri has returned to Beirut, more than two weeks after announcing his shock resignation as Lebanon’s prime minister from Saudi Arabia. He arrived in the capital’s international airport late on Tuesday. A Sunni Muslim…