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Female OFW from Riyadh quarantined amid MERS-CoV scare (Updated 4:55 p.m.) A returning female overseas Filipino worker was quarantined Monday after registering high body temperature at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport — a possible symptom of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Corona (MERS-CoV). Read more on GMA News

Obama to visit Riyadh amid tensions over Iran, Syria: report The United States and Saudi Arabia have been allies since the kingdom was formed in 1932, giving Riyadh a powerful military protector and Washington secure oil supplies. Washington's relationship with the Saudis was crucial as the region faced changes … Read more on The Daily Star

Rain lash Riyadh amid concerns about underpasses Manama: Rains lashed out at the Saudi capital Riyadh amid concerns the wet weather would cause traffic havoc similar to the one that brought large parts of the metropolis to a standstill in November. While several employees were reportedly late to … Read more on gulfnews.com