BBC Arabic radio stops broadcasting Byd | Deshabhimani

Manama > BBC Arabic radio has stopped broadcasting after 85 years of operation. The move is part of cost cutting. The BBC officially ended Arabic radio broadcasting at 4pm local Saudi time on Friday. Presenter Mahmoud Almosalami broke the news about the termination of the service. Hundreds of thousands of people witnessed the final broadcast. […]

BBC Arabic radio stops broadcasting Byd | Deshabhimani

Manama > BBC Arabic radio has stopped broadcasting after 85 years of operation. The move is part of cost cutting. The BBC officially ended Arabic radio broadcasting at 4pm local Saudi time on Friday. Presenter Mahmoud Almosalami broke the news about the termination of the service. Hundreds of thousands of people witnessed the final broadcast. […]

Police brutality; Rage in the United States World | Deshabhimani

Washington > After the release of a video of a black man being brutally beaten by the police, widespread protests in the United States. 29-year-old Tyree Nichols was killed by police in Memphis, Tennessee. Nichols, who was beaten and shot on January 7, died on January 10. The video of the police beating came out […]

Global healthcare index: Saudi women top the Arab world | Pravasi | Deshabhimani

RIYADH > Saudi Arabia is way ahead in healthcare. The country’s government is very careful in providing better food, exercise and adequate treatment. An international survey shows that Saudi women are better in terms of health than British, Canadian, Spanish and Italian women, and Saudi women were ranked 28th in the ‘Women’s Health Index’, just […]

Australian Open; Joko flew, 26th in a row, equal to Agassi’s record Sports | Deshabhimani

Melbourne Serbia’s Novak Djokovic jumps to a 10th Australian Open tennis crown. The thirty-five-year-old’s progress was broken by fifth seed Andrei Rublev in straight sets (6–1, 6–2, 6–4). Joko’s semi-final opponent is American Tommy Paul, and this was Djokovic’s 26th consecutive win at Melbourne Park. He joined the record of former American star Andre Agassi. […]