Category: Middle East

Iran urges practical steps by EU to save n-deal

Tehran, July 23 (IANS) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday called for practical measures by the European parties…

President asks foreigners to invest in Pakistan

Islamabad: Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain has urged foreign investors to invest in the country which is offering incentives and flexible…

Kabul: 11 killed, 14 wounded in suicide blast

Kabul: Afghanistan's Ministry of Interior Affairs has confirmed that at least 11 people have been killed and 14 others wounded…

Syrian conflict: Israel evacuates 800 White Helmets to Jordan

Jordan: Israel has evacuated 800 White Helmets rescuers and their family members threatened by advancing Syrian regime forces to Jordan…

Israel’s Jewish nation-state law perpetuates racial discrimination: Saudi Arabia

Riyadh: Slamming the controversial Israeli law Saudi Arabia claimed that it perpetuates racial discrimination against Palestinians. Arguing that it contradicts…

Saudi Arabia slams ‘racial discrimination’ of Israeli law

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia has slammed a controversial Israeli law as "perpetuating racial discrimination" against Palestinians by defining the…

Yemeni Government to recapture Hodeidah: A step towards peace and stability

The recent attempt of the Yemeni Government to re-capture Hodeida Governorate is considered to be a first step of achieving…

Gaza truce holds after Israeli strikes over soldier death

Gaza City: A ceasefire announced by Hamas largely held Saturday after a wave of deadly strikes across the Palestinian enclave…

Dubai: Family of Indian who went missing in Dubai seek help

Abu Dhabi: An Indian working in UAE is reportedly missing for the past three months according to a report published…

Hamas, Israel agree on Gaza ceasefire: Hamas spokesman

Gaza City: Gaza’s Islamist rulers Hamas and Israel agreed to a ceasefire early Saturday, a spokesman for the Palestinian party…

One dead as new protests shake south Iraq, reach Baghdad

Diwaniyah: A man was killed Friday in a new day of protests in Iraq, a medical source said, as authorities…

Over 150 migrants rescued in Libya

Tripoli: The Libyan navy on Thursday said that it has rescued at least 156 undocumented migrants from the country's northwestern…

Russia opposes US unilateral sanctions on Iran: Envo

Tehran: Russian President Vladimir Putin regards US unilateral sanctions on Iran as a violation of the 2015 nuclear deal, known…

Turkey slams Israel’s controversial ‘Jewish nation-state’ law

Istanbul: Turkey on Thursday slammed a new law adopted by Israel's parliament defining the country as the nation state of…

Hamas supports new Egyptian bid for Palestinian unity

Gaza City: The head of Gaza's Islamist rulers Hamas announced his backing Thursday for a new Egyptian-led push for reconciliation…

Israeli army unveils new ‘dual-use’ tank

Jerusalem: The Israeli army on Thursday revealed details of a new tank it was developing, designed more for use in…

Saudi signs deal for five warships with Spain’s Navantia

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia's state-owned defence company has forged a deal with Spanish shipbuilder Navantia for a joint venture to build…

Xi arrives in Abu Dhabi after China signs deals with UAE

Dubai: President Xi Jinping arrived in Abu Dhabi on Thursday for a three-day visit, after the announcement of oil and…

IS kidnaps 12 demining staff in Afghanistan

Kabul:Armed men from the terror group Islamic State (IS) have kidnapped 12 mine removal staff working for an Afghan organization…

US refuses visas for Palestinians to UN meeting: ambassador

United Nations: Six Palestinian officials were denied visas by the United States to attend a high-level meeting on development at…