Category: Middle East

Daesh kidnaps 8 civilians from Iraq’s Anbar provinces

Baghdad: Eight civilians from Iraq's western Anbar provinces have been kidnapped by Daesh terrorist group, reports Sputnik. Out of eight…

We will avenge the blood of our martyrs, Iran warns Pakistan

Tehran: Major-General Mohammad-Ali Jafari of the Islamic Republic Guard Corps (IRGC) of Iran on Saturday said that they would avenge…

UAE: 15-year-old sexually harassed at mall, CCTV captures incident

Dubai: It seems that the UAE is also facing a rise in the number of crime against women. In one…

Saudi, UAE condemn terror attack, crown Prince cuts short Pak visit

NEW DELHI: Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Friday joined the world leaders to condemned the terror attack…

UAE: 9-year-old girl takes quick decision, saves mother’s life

Abu Dhabi: Quick decision by 9-year-old girl saves the life of her mother. Later, Abu Dhabi Police honoured her. According…

Saudi Crown Prince likely to meet Afghan Taliban in Pakistan

Peshawar: Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is likely to meet Afghan Taliban representatives in Pakistan during his visit…

Gunmen kill 66 in Nigeria ahead of presidential election

Abuja: At least 66 people were killed on Friday by unidentified gunmen in Nigeria's Kaduna state, on the eve of…

Nigerian presidential polls postponed to Feb. 23

Abuja: In the wake of a massacre that claimed 66 lives on the eve of the country's presidential election on…

Saudi Crown Prince’s visit to Pakistan delayed

Islamabad: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's visit to Pakistan has been delayed by a day. He is now scheduled…

Turkey has not revealed all about Khashoggi killing: Erdogan

Ankara: Turkey has not yet revealed all the information it has discovered about the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in…

India resumes flights to Iraq after 30 year gap

Najaf, Iraq: Air India on Thursday resumed flights to Iraq after a 30 year gap, when a plane carrying Shiite…

Afghanistan President condemns Pulwama terror attack, says terrorism needs to be rooted out

Kabul: Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani strongly condemned the terror attack that took place in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama on Thursday…

We stand with you, Netanyahu tells Modi post Kashmir attack

Jerusalem: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday expressed solidarity with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in the wake of…

Saudi Arabia condemns terror attack in J&K

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia on Friday denounced the terror attack by the Pakistan-backed Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) in Jammu and Kashmir that claimed…

Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman to visit China

Beijing: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will visit China next week, Beijing's foreign ministry said on Friday, as part…

Israel, US conclude massive joint military exercise

Jerusalem: Israeli and US army concluded a joint exercise simulating the defence of Israel from surface-to-surface missile attack, the Israeli…

Rebuking Trump, House votes to end US help in Saudi’s Yemen war

WASHINGTON: The US House voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to end American involvement in Saudi Arabia's war effort in neighbouring Yemen, dealing…

Egypt parliament votes to extend Sisi presidency

Cairo: Egypt's parliament on Thursday gave preliminary approval to constitutional changes that would allow President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to stay…

IS suspects behind Kabul twin bombing arrested: officials

Kabul: Afghan spy agency says it has arrested two operatives from the Islamic State group suspected to be behind a…

Turkey media publish image of ‘local collaborator’ in Khashoggi killing

Istanbul:Turkish media on Thursday published images of a so-called "local collaborator" who allegedly helped the Saudi hit squad dispose of…