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We provide all the world news in the Arab region at the time they occur

Calgary Gets Relief: Water Restrictions Ease, Pools Reopen as Reservoir Recovers
Muhamed abdo - 1 week

Calgary eases water restrictions as reservoir recovers, allowing hand watering and reopening public pools. Fire ban lifted, letting residents enjoy BBQs again. City moving cautiously towards normalcy.

Travelers are discovering less expensive alternatives to the Schengen visa
rawda samy - 1 week

More and more tourists are finding less expensive options for the Schengen visa.

A strong Earthquake of magnitude 6 hits Peru
Asma Ahmed - 2 weeks

According to the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ), a significant earthquake measuring 6.0 on Saturday occurred off the coast of Peru. The earthquake's epicentre was 24 kilometers below ground.

Philippine President Marcos plans UAE visit in November, confirmed by first lady
Asma Ahmed - 2 weeks

In a landmark announcement, Philippine President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. is slated to visit the UAE in November, marking a significant event for the Filipino community abroad.

How to obtain a Japanese e-Visa during Japan's suspension of service
rawda samy - 2 weeks

The steps to take in order to acquire a Japanese e-Visa while Japan is suspending its services.

Japan recently suspended the Japanese e-visa system and rejected travelers' applications
rawda samy - 2 weeks

A recent suspension of the Japanese electronic visa system and the rejection of applications from tourists occurred in Japan.

The Canadian government announces new decisions to grant permanent residency to illegal immigrants
Ahmed Moawad - 2 weeks

A new program revealed by Canadian Immigration Minister Mark Miller, to help undocumented immigrants stay and apply for permanent residency in Canada.

Canada issues widespread warnings for thunderstorms and rain in Quebec
Ahmed Moawad - 2 weeks

This morning, the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Canada announced widespread weather warnings today, as it issued a threat of thunderstorms in southern Quebec.

US East Coast Heatwave Extends to West, Bringing Dangerous Temperatures
Asma Ahmed - 3 weeks

Over 100 million people across the United States found themselves under heat warnings on Sunday as a sprawling heat dome extended its grip from the East Coast to the West Coast, bringing record-breaking temperatures to cities on the eastern seaboard....

Apple accused of violating EU tech regulations, and other additional breaches
Asma Ahmed - 3 weeks

European Union antitrust regulators have leveled accusations against Apple, alleging violations of the bloc's tech regulations.

A strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck near the coast of Venezuela
Asma Ahmed - 3 weeks

On Sunday, the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) announced that a powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2 struck near the coast of Venezuela.

UK Manchester airport experiences "widespread disruption" due to power outage
Asma Ahmed - 3 weeks

The airport operator reported that a "significant" number of flights at the third-busiest airport in the UK were either delayed or cancelled on Sunday due to a massive power outage.

SriLankan Airlines prepares for expansion across the Middle East with new routes
Asma Ahmed - 3 weeks

Sri Lanka Airlines is gearing up for substantial growth in the Middle East region following the acquisition of additional aircraft on lease this year.

India Launches E-Gates for International Arrivals at 21 Airports
Asma Ahmed - 3 weeks

In a landmark move aimed at enhancing the travel experience for Indian nationals and OCI (Overseas Citizen of India) cardholders arriving at Delhi airport, Union Home Minister Amit Shah inaugurated the Fast Track Immigration—TTrusted Traveler...

WHO cautions users against counterfeit Ozempic batches
Asma Ahmed - 3 weeks

Three counterfeit quantities of Ozempic, a medication that contains the active ingredient found in Novo Nordisk's diabetes treatment and weight-loss drug, Wegovy, have been the subject of a stern warning from the World Health Organization (WHO)....

Indian Airlines Release Urgent Travel Advisory for UAE Visitors
Asma Ahmed - 3 weeks

Indian airlines have recently issued comprehensive guidance for travelers from India planning visits to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on visit visas. These advisories are crucial for ensuring a smooth travel experience and compliance with UAE entry...

India: Delhi heat index crosses 50, prompting weather office to issue red alert
Asma Ahmed - 3 weeks

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecasted a reduction in the severe heatwave conditions prevailing over Delhi, starting from today (Thursday).

The reasons for delays in obtaining Schengen visas
rawda samy - 1 month

There are several reasons why obtaining Schengen visas can be delayed.

French President Macron Declares snap elections
Asma Ahmed - 1 month

Emmanuel Macron, president of France, has announced early elections following a crushing defeat for his alliance in the European elections. Macron expressed his plan to dissolve the national assembly and hold new legislative elections.

Bahraini government officially announces Eid Al-Adha 2024 holiday schedule
Asma Ahmed - 1 month

The dates for the Kingdom of Bahrain's Eid Al Adha have been announced.

Two Tram collision injures many in Siberia's Kemerovo region
Asma Ahmed - 1 month

n the southwestern Siberian city of Kemerovo, a collision between two trams resulted in injuries to a total of 67 individuals, as reported by the TASS news agency.

Indian embassy cautions youth against accepting job offers on social media
Asma Ahmed - 1 month

The Indian Embassy in Myanmar has issued a stark warning against the proliferation of fraudulent job schemes targeting unsuspecting individuals, particularly the youth.

An aircraft engine causes the death of a person at Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam
rawda samy - 1 month

An airplane engine tragically kills a person at Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam.

Germany: Multiple injured in horrific knife assault in distressing incident
Asma Ahmed - 1 month

A man armed with a knife attacked attendees of a far right-wing information stand affiliated with the Büergerbewegung Pax Europa (BPE) at the central market in Mannheim, Germany, where a violent incident transpired. Around 11:35 a.m., a series of...

Thailand extends visa stays for tourists, students, digital nomads
Asma Ahmed - 1 month

Thailand's government has approved longer visa stays for tourists, postgraduate students, remote workers, and retirees. This decision is part of a strategic effort to revive the nation's struggling economy, with tourism being a critical...

The US EB-5 Golden Visa Program provides comprehensive details and features
rawda samy - 1 month

The United States EB-5 Golden Visa Program offers a comprehensive set of details and features.

A famous Indian airline introduces a special seating option for women
Asma Ahmed - 1 month

IndiGo, a budget airline, recently followed Air India's lead by introducing a new option for solo female travelers. This initiative allows women to select seats adjacent to other female passengers for added comfort and security during their...

Indian police arrest unlicensed hospital boss after six babies die in a fire
Asma Ahmed - 1 month

The tragic incident at an unlicensed hospital in New Delhi sheds light on the devastating consequences of negligence and a lack of adherence to safety regulations.

The International Court of Justice order Israel to halt Rafah military offensive
Asma Ahmed - 1 month

Nawaf Salam, president of the International Court of Justice (ICJ), stated on Friday that Israel's response to the humanitarian catastrophe in Gaza has been insufficient since the court's earlier judgment. According to Salam, the ongoing...

The cost of obtaining a Schengen visa is rising again.
rawda samy - 1 month

Schengen visa fees: The cost of obtaining a Schengen visa is once again declining.

An earthquake measuring 5.3 magnitude shakes Papua New Guinea region
Asma Ahmed - 1 month

Today, Morobe province in northern Papua New Guinea experienced a 5.3-magnitude earthquake, sending tremors through the region.

Travelers describe how passengers on the plane lose valuable items
rawda samy - 1 month

Dh70,000 Rolex stolen on flight: Passengers on the airplanes have reported losing important items

The list of destinations that you can travel to for $40 per day
rawda samy - 1 month

Here is a list of places you can visit for just forty dollars per day.

Canceling dozens of flights causes huge losses
Abdallah Shahin - 2 months

The Civil Aviation Corporation of India has cancelled around 86 domestic and international flights as a result of nearly 300 flight crews calling in sick en masse in the early morning hours of Wednesday.

Canada announces the date of the appearance of King Charles' image on the Canadian dollar
Ahmed Moawad - 2 months

The Bank of Canada announced the date of the appearance of the image of King Charles III on the country's currency, the Canadian dollar, explaining that the image will be placed on the $20 banknote in the year 2027 AD.

Demands to cancel the visas of foreign students in America participating in the protests
Ahmed Moawad - 2 months

Senator Marco Rubio, Republican of Florida, repeated his call to demand the withdrawal of visas for foreign international students in America, against the backdrop of protests and sit-ins demanding a ceasefire in Gaza and the killing of innocent...

Canada impose new visa restrictions and restrictions on foreign workers
Ahmed Moawad - 2 months

Over the past few years, there has been a significant increase in the number of international students and workers who are moving to Canada in order to attend educational institutions in the prosperous nation. Over the past few years, this pattern...

Canada issues important clarification on validity of temporary work authorization letters for international graduates
Ahmed Moawad - 2 months

A new clarification has been released by the Immigration Department of Canada on the validity of temporary work permit letters for graduates of international students who have completed their studies in the Canadian government. This decision applies...

Türkiye launches digital travelers visa
Radwa Saleh - 2 months

Turkey topped the European countries in issuing a “digital travelers” visa, when the Ministry of Culture and Tourism announced the acceptance of applications from qualified applicants.

Globally, the aviation sector is under difficult pressures
Radwa Saleh - 2 months

A number of reliable sources indicated that the global aviation sector is under widespread pressure, in addition to the crisis of supply chain bottlenecks, which are hindering companies operating in the sector.