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The bill calls for EU Presidents Von der Leyen and Charles Michel to snub the G20 summit in Riyadh in November.

President Trump has been asked by US representatives to raise al-Haidar's case 'with the highest levels' of the Saudi government.

Mounting discontent among leading Saudi royals over MbS' rule

The New Arab Staff

Mounting discontent among leading Saudi royals over MbS' rule

Mohamed bin Salman's cousins are said to regret the crown prince's rise to power.

Jordanians demand justice for slain domestic violence victim Ahlam

Gaia Caramazza

Jordanians demand justice for slain domestic violence victim Ahlam

'We want a feminist revolution,' demanded women demonstrators en masse, as hashtags #stopkillingwomenjordan and #Ahlam_Was_Betrayed ...

Iconic Egyptian actress Ragaa al-Geddawy dies <em>of</em> Covid-19

The New Arab Staff

Iconic Egyptian actress Ragaa al-Geddawy dies of Covid-19

Ragaa el-Geddawy has died of coronavirus, flooding tributes across the world.

Tahmina Begum

A History of Islam in 21 Women

Book Club: Hossein Kamaly celebrates the groundbreaking achievements of extraordinary women in the history of Islam.

The New Arab & agencies

Jailed Saudi princess 'incommunicado' since pleading for release

A statement from the princess's official Twitter account says she has not been heard from since April 17.

The New Arab

Investigation reveals widespread torture in Saudi women's prisons

A documentary by Al Jazeera revealed shocking testimonies from female former detainees about the extent of torture and sexual ...

The New Arab & agencies

Jailed Princess Basmah fears coronavirus risk in Saudi prison

A year after landing in jail without charge, her mercy plea unanswered by Saudi rulers and in fear of a coronavirus ...

Saudi <em>princess</em> makes Ramadan plea for release from prison

The New Arab

Saudi princess makes Ramadan plea for release from prison

Princess Basmah bint Saud al Saud has urged her uncle and her cousin to 'find justice in their hearts' this Ramadan, in her latest plea ...

Danya Hajjaji

Missing Saudi princess pleads royal family to release her

In her first statement since her 2018 disappearance, Saudi Princess Basmah has asked her uncle King Salman and cousin Crown Prince ...

Coronavirus: Oman's tourism sector takes <em>a</em> hit

Sebastian Castelier

Coronavirus: Oman's tourism sector takes a hit

Amid growing concerns over the impact of an oil crash on Oman’s state budget, tourism professionals fear ship tourism could crumble as ...

Inside the untold history <em>of</em> revolutionary Muslim women

Mariam Khan

Inside the untold history of revolutionary Muslim women

#IWD2020: This International Women's Day, it's time to celebrate the untold stories of history's boundary-breaking Muslim women.

UK police to review disappearance <em>of</em> Dubai ruler's daughter

The New Arab

UK police to review disappearance of Dubai ruler's daughter

A UK court ruled this week that Sheikha Shamsa was likely abducted off the streets of Cambridge by her father, Sheikh Mohammed ...

Human rights groups boycott C20 over Saudi Arabia presidency

The New Arab

Human rights groups boycott C20 over Saudi Arabia presidency

Three important civil society groups are refusing to attend the meetings in Riyadh over criticisms of Saudi Arabia, saying 'there is no ...

The New Arab & agencies

MbS' sister on trial in France over 'beaten workman'

In an account given to the Le Point news magazine in France, the workman reported that the princess shouted 'Kill him, the dog, he doesn't deserve to live.'

The New Arab & agencies

New Saudi ambassadors take up posts in Washington, London

Saudi Arabia’s new ambassadors to the US and the UK took their posts amid tensions with Western allies over the Yemen war and the murder ...

Joe Lo

UK's 'shady relations' with the UAE are nothing new

According to an archived document, the UK and UAE governments tried to deport the editor of a London-based Arab newspaper for ...

The New Arab

MbS' sister 'ordered brutal attack' on Paris workman

The workman says he was punched in the face, his hands were tied and he was forced to kiss Princess Hassa bint Salman's feet during an ...

High points, low points: <em>A</em> history <em>of</em> Iran-Egypt relations

Paul Iddon

High points, low points: A history of Iran-Egypt relations

Egypt and Iran had a lot in common, but seismic geopolitical events have made sure to keep them apart for much of the 20th ...

Katia Youssef

'Death of a Princess': Adultery and execution in Riyadh

The New Arab Meets: Anthony Thomas, the English director of 1980 documentary drama Death of a ...

UAE releases images <em>of</em> ruler's 'missing' daughter

The New Arab & agencies

UAE releases images of ruler's 'missing' daughter

The United Arab Emirates has released images of Sheikha Latifa following months of speculation about the princess' ...

Legendary Arab poet Antara rises as comic book superhero

The New Arab & agencies

Legendary Arab poet Antara rises as comic book superhero

An Egyptian writer and Indian illustrator have brought the legendary pre-Islamic Arab poet Antara back to life through comics.

Activists call for UAE to free 'captive' Dubai <em>princess</em>

The New Arab

Activists call for UAE to free 'captive' Dubai princess

Detained in Dubai campaigners held a demonstration outside the UAE embassy in London on Tuesday, demanding information on Dubai's ...

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