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Eight Workers Killed, Seven Wounded In Bus Crash In Al-Baha, Saudi Arabia



Saudi food authority bans import of Egyptian guava


The Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) has decided to temporarily ban imports of fresh, frozen and manufactured guava from Egypt due to pesticide residues proved to be higher than the global limit.
The temporary ban will come into effect on Thursday, Jan. 18, and will continue until the governmental control agencies in Egypt prove that the frozen and processed guava products are free from pesticide residues and comply with the maximum limits allowed in the Gulf Standard Specifications approved by the SFDA.

Saudi authorities suspend nurses after viral newborn abuse video


Saudi authorities in Al Taif governorate suspended nurses who allegedly abused a newborn in a hospital ward for infants, a footage that captured a nurse and her friends horrifically assaulting the infant went viral online sparking outrage among users, authorities managed to identify several nurses who are now suspects in the case, They have since been suspended as an ongoing investigation takes place and appropriate measures will be taken against anyone whose involvement is evident in the case.