Category: Middle East

Assad warns Syria’s Kurds that US will not protect them

Damascus: President Bashar al-Assad warned Syria's Kurds Sunday that their ally the United States would not protect them against any…

Assad warns Syria’s Kurds that US will not protect them

Damascus: President Bashar al-Assad warned Syria's Kurds Sunday that their ally the United States would not protect them against any…

Nigeria counts cost of postponed presidential poll

Lagos, Nigeria: Nigerians on Sunday counted the cost of the last-minute postponement of presidential elections, with predictions the delay could…

Pak-Taliban meeting: Afghanistan seeks UNSC intervention

Kabul: Afghanistan on Sunday voiced its concern to United Nations Security Council on Pakistan’s engagements with Taliban, saying it not…

Counter-terrorism, energy security to top Indian agenda during Saudi Crown Prince visit

New Delhi: Counter-terrorism, including Pakistans role in sponsoring terrorism against India, and energy security are likely to be on top…

Dubai ruler will literally leave his fingerprint on city?

DUBAI: 550-metre Burj Jumeira is a new super-tall tower that will be built in the Al Sufouh neighbourhood of Dubai.…

Saudi defends ‘Absher’ app allowing men to monitor women relatives

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia on Saturday defended a mobile app that allows men in the kingdom to track female relatives after…

Saudi crown prince seeks contracts and allies on Asia tour

Islamabad: Saudi Arabia's powerful crown prince arrives in Pakistan on Sunday, the start of an Asian tour during which he…

Erdogan offers seminary exchange for Greek mosque minarets

Ankara: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday suggested the mosque in Athens should open with minarets if the Greek…

Egypt’s Army kills 7 terrorists in Sinai

Cairo: As many as seven militants were killed on Saturday in a shootout at a checkpoint in the country's North…

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…