Category: Middle East

Soon, an Israeli train station called Trump

Jerusalem: Israel's Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz on Wednesday announced that a train station set to be built adjacent to Jerusalem's…

Meet this Saudi citizen who donates kidney to stranger

Jeddah: A Saudi citizen of Tabuk, Saudi Arabia donated Kidney to a stranger who is a girl student of the…

Saudi Arabia: Crown Prince Salman-Prince of Hypocrisy!

SAUDI ARABIA’S Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman wants to shake up the hidebound kingdom. He has already announced that women…

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman pressurised Lebanese PM to resign

Lebanon: It is alleged that Saad Hariri, the Lebanese Prime Minister has resigned from his post due to pressure from…

Turkey to rebuild ruined Ottoman port city on Red Sea coast

Ankara: Turkey is set to rebuild a ruined Ottoman port city on Sudan's Red Sea coast and construct a naval…

‘Displaced families from Libyan town to return home’

Tripoli: The Libyan families, who were displaced in 2011 after the toppling of former Prime Minister Muammar Gaddafi, from a…

15 hanged in Egypt over terrorism charges

Cairo: The Egyptian authorities have executed 15 men who were found guilty on charges of the terrorism for an attack…

Second air cargo route launched between India, Afghanistan

Kabul: India and Afghanistan on Wednesday inaugurated the second air corridor between Mumbai and Kabul. Afghanistan's Khaama Press news agency…

Tax-free no more: Saudi Arabia, UAE to roll out VAT in 2018

Dubai: Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, which have long lured foreign workers with the promise of a tax-free…

Medical evacuations started in Syrian-rebel held areas: ICRC

Geneva [Switzerland]: Medical evacuations have begun from the Syrian rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta to Damascus, the International Committee of…

Karim, a 40-day old child lost his eye and mother in Syrian air strike, ‘#SolidarityWithKarim’

Syria: A heart wrenching incident in Syria where a one-year-old baby has lost an eye has gone viral with users…

11 IS militants killed in Afghanistan

Kabul: At least 11 militants belonging to the so-called Islamic State (IS) terrorist group were killed in an Afghan airstrike…

Palestinian group launches tree-planting programme to prevent seizure in Jerusalem

Jerusalem: A Palestinian group has launched a project to plant thousands of trees in an innovative bid to "preserve the…

Imam of Prophet’s Mosque return to original Mihrab after 25 years

Madina: The General Presidency for the Affairs of Two Holy Mosques has announced that a place has been prepared for…

32 Killed in Saudi coalition airstrikes in Yemen

Sanaa: At least 32 people, including women and children, were killed Monday in airstrikes carried out by the Saudi-led Arab…

Israel in touch with ‘at least ten countries’ over embassies transfer to Jerusalem: Deputy Minister

Jerusalem: Israel is in touch with "at least ten countries" over the possible transfer of their embassies to Jerusalem, a…

Israeli PM Netanyahu wishes citizens, pledges for peace

Jerusalem: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wished the people of Israel by posting his Christmas greetings on Facebook, on Sunday…

Radical reforms under Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Saudis describe him as ‘Hero’

Beirut (Lebanon): The Saudi Crown prince Mohammed bin Salman had been taking decisions which are thought to revolutionise and relax…

23,000 Iraqi security members killed in offensive to liberate Mosul

Mosul: More than 23,000 members of the Iraqi security forces were killed during the offensive to wrest control of the…

9 militants killed in Egypt’s police raid

Cairo: Nine terrorists were killed in a security raid conducted in the northeastern Egyptian province of Sharqiya, Egypt's Interior Ministry…