Category: Middle East

Iran warns US against any ‘foolish’ action on Syria

Tehran: The Iranian Foreign Ministry has slammed the US for its "interventionist" stance towards Syria. The US "hostile" policies against…

Iran warns US against any ‘foolish’ action on Syria

Tehran: The Iranian Foreign Ministry has slammed the US for its "interventionist" stance towards Syria. The US "hostile" policies against…

Self-proclaimed Dubai Princess records her ordeal, goes missing off Goa Coast

DUBAI: Woman claims to be Dubai princess, reportedly gone missing with her friend off Goa Coast hours after posting a…

Syria’s Assad says US aims to fragment regional countries

Damascus: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Wednesday said the US aims to fragment regional countries through supporting the terror groups.…

Oman eases visa on arrival procedures – Here’re the details

New Delhi: Last year Oman relaxed its visa rules to attract more tourists by granting Visa on arrival (unsponsored tourist…

Cristiano Ronaldo stands with Syrian children

New Delhi: Football great Cristiano Ronaldo has extended his support to the Syrian children who have been suffering due to…

Egypt, France launch joint naval drill in Red Sea

Cairo: The Egyptian and French navies have started a joint drill in the Red Sea, the Egyptian Armed Forces has…

6 Afghan border policemen killed in car explosion

Kabul: At least six Afghan border policemen were killed in a car explosion in Afghanistan's Helmand province on Wednesday, local…

Iran will be the first to support Saudi Arabia in case of foreign aggression: Zarif

TEHRAN – In a conciliatory gesture, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday that Iran will be the first…

Palestine PM’s convoy attacked, five injured

Jerusalem : Five were injured in an explosion that struck the convoy of Palestine Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah as it…

Saudi Arabia plans to issue tourist visas from April 1 – Here’re the details

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia is planning to issue its first official tourist visas from April 1, according to tour operators. The…

6 soldiers killed in suicide car bombing in Yemen’s Aden

Sana's [Yemen]: Six soldiers were killed on Tuesday in an incident of suicide car bombing in the southern port city…

Saudi graft suspects were physically abused: report

RIYADH: Prominent Saudis held in what Riyadh dubbed an anti-corruption campaign were subjected to coercion and physical abuse, the New…

US Defence Secretary arrives in Afghanistan

Kabul: United States Defence Secretary James Mattis made an unannounced visit to Afghan capital Kabul on Tuesday. Mattis is scheduled…

‘Her service will never be forgotten’: First female White Helmets rescuer killed in Syria

IDLIB: The White Helmets rescue force suffered its first woman fatality on Saturday, after air strikes hit a rebel-held town…

Iran recovers black boxes of crashed Turkish plane

Tehran: Iranian authorities on Monday located the two black boxes from a Turkish private jet that crashed with no survivors…

Saudi mothers can now retain custody of children

Riyadh:In a breakthrough ruling for women in Saudi Arabia, the country has allowed divorced mothers to retain the custody of…

Afghanistan: Taliban takes control of a district in Farah

Kabul: A group of Taliban militants attacked Anar Dara province situated in Afghanistan on the intervening night of Sunday and…

Afghan CEO blasts Taliban for not responding to peace offer

Kabul: Afghanistan's Chief Executive Officer Abdullah Abdullah on Monday expressed his disappointment over Taliban militant group not responding to Kabul…

Bride-to-be on bachelorette trip among 11 dead in Iran plane crash

TEHRAN: The daughter of a business tycoon and bride-to-be Mina Basaran, along with her seven friends, were onboard the Turkish…