Category: Middle East

Turkish embassy to be opened in East Jerusalem

Istanbul: Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Thursday reportedly said that his country will be opening an embassy in East…

Trump will find that Palestine is an issue of different caliber

Palestine: The decision of Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as the Israeli capital, Was this a studied and deliberate strategic…

Rohingya Genocide: 6,700 Rohingya Muslims hacked to death in a month!

New Delhi: Global humanitarian NGO Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) announced on Thursday that at least 6,700 Rohingya were killed after…

Israel bombs Hamas positions

Tel Aviv: Israeli forces on Thursday bombed three Hamas positions in the Gaza Strip after projectiles were launched towards Israel…

Hamas vows to liberate Palestine on 30th anniversary

Gaza: Militant organisation Hamas has said Palestine will continue with its project of liberation and resistance in all forms, according…

13 killed in Somalia suicide attack

Mogadishu: At least 13 people were killed and 15 others injured in a suicide attack that targeted a police academy…

Palestinian president announces he won’t work with Trump

Washington: Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has apparently announced that his countrymen would no longer work with American peace negotiators in…

Recognize East Jerusalem as Palestine’s capital urges Turkey President

‘Trump’s decision is null and void’ Istanbul: Islamic leaders on Wednesday urged the world to recognize occupied East Jerusalem as…

Deadly blast foiled in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar

Dur Baba [Afghanistan]: The Afghan security forces on Wednesday thwarted a deadly explosion in eastern Nangarhar province after they defused…

Islamic summit declares East Jerusalem as Palestine’s capital

Istanbul: A summit of Islamic countries held in Istanbul on Wednesday declared East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine. The…

US forces destroyed $80m of Taliban’s drug money in Afghanistan

Kabul: In a move to cripple the Afghanistan's insurgent group, the United States carried out raids on their revenue stream…

Strikes kill 12 in rebel-run Yemen prison camp: rebel TV

Sanaa: Saudi-led air strikes on a prison camp run by rebels in Yemen killed 12 people and wounded 80 on…

Unauthorised ‘Halal’ logos banned in China’s Xinjiang

Xinjiang: The authorities in China have banned the use of unauthorized halal logos in restaurants in Xinjiang’s capital Urumqi. The…

Absence of Lord Ram, Hanuman statues in Katas Raj irks Pak SC

Islamabad: Pakistan's Supreme Court on Tuesday expressed concern over the absence of statues of Lord Ram and Hanuman in the…

Turkish president meets Palestinian counterpart in Istanbul

Istabul: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday met his Palestinian counterpart Mahmoud Abbas in Istanbul, here. The leaders met…

2 Palestinians killed in Israeli airstrikes on Gaza

Gaza:Israeli airstrikes killed two Palestinians riding a motorbike in northern Gaza Strip, officials said on Tuesday. Eyewitnesses and paramedics said…

Saudi Arabia to cut oil exports to Asia in January

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia said on Monday it will trim crude exports to Asian customers in January to help…

Taliban commander arrested, two others killed in Afghanistan

Kabul: Afghanistan's security forces on Tuesday captured a key Taliban commander and killed two other militants in Kunduz province, an…

These Are The Days of Patience

'Surely, Allaah is with those who are As‑Saabiroon (the patient)”- Al-Anfaal 8:46 ‘Umar ibn ‘Abd al-‘Azeez (may Allaah be pleased…

Quake hits Iran’s southeastern province

Trehan: An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 on the Richter scale has hit southeastern Iran in Kerman province. No casualty or…