Category: Middle East

Afghan officials ready to meet Taliban in Moscow: Report

Moscow/Kabul: Afghanistan's government officials have expressed readiness to meet Taliban's representatives in a meeting hosted by Russia in its capital,…

Nigeria assures international community of credible, peaceful 2019 polls

New York: Nigeria has assured the international community that the 2019 general election will be credible and peaceful. The Minister…

Deal mercilessly with Boko Haram: Nigerian Theatre Commander

Abuja: The Theatre Commander of Nigeria's Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj Gen Abba Dikko, has asked troops of the operation to…

Gun attack at Iran military parade, several killed

Tehran: Gunmen on Saturday opened fire on an Iranian military parade in Ahvaz city, killing several people, the media reported.…

Takifiri gunmen attacks military parade, killed many, wounded several

Tehran: An attack by Islamic state group at a military parade today has killed many and wounded others the state…

Weam Al Dakheel makes history by becoming first female anchor of Saudi Arabia

Riyadh: Weam Al Dakheel, a Saudi Arabian journalist, has made history by becoming the first woman to anchor the main…

Iran vows to boost Ballistic Missiles despite US santions

Tehran: Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani on Saturday told Iran is willing to boost its Ballistic Missile capabilities despite the US…

Abbas to hold Middle East meeting in New York

United Nations: Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas has invited Middle East envoys, foreign ministers and Security Council diplomats to a meeting…

Yemen faces worsening threat of famine: UN aid chief

United Nations: International aid agencies are losing the fight against famine in Yemen, where 3.5 million people may soon be…

Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in new Gaza clashes: ministry

Gaza City: A Palestinian was killed by Israeli fire in new clashes along the Gaza border on Friday, the health…

Turkey detains 85 military personnel over Gulen ties

Ankara: Turkish police on Friday detained 85 military personnel in countrywide raids over alleged links to the group blamed for…

Saudi Arabia hopes US not to sanction Riyadh over S-400 purchase: Ambassador to Russia

Moscow: Saudi Arabian Ambassador to Russia Rayed Krimly on Friday expressed hope that Washington would not impose sanctions on Riyadh…

Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in new Gaza clashes: ministry

Gaza City: A Palestinian was killed by Israeli fire in new clashes along the Gaza border on Friday, the health…

‘No change’ in coordination with Russia in Syria after plane downing

Jerusalem: Israel has not altered its coordination with Russia on attacks it carries out in Syria, an Israeli official said…

At least 15 killed in Afghanistan bus crash: officials

Herat: At least 15 people were killed when a bus collided with a truck in western Afghanistan on Friday, officials…

Israel minister angered by leak of West Bank security warning

Jerusalem: Israel's defence minister called Friday for the security services to intervene to stop cabinet leaks after details were broadcast…

Saudi woman’s case against father stirs ‘guardianship’ debate

Riyadh: A Saudi court has ruled in favour of a woman who challenged her father's decision to not let her…

Pakistan will take effective steps to resolve contentious issues in Muslim world: Imran Khan

Dubai: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said his government will take effective steps to resolve controversial issues of the Islamic…

Pakistani PM Imran Khan arrives in Madinah during maiden visit to Saudi Arabia

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived in Madinah, Saudi Arabia, beginning the initial leg of his first foreign tour since…

Saudi Arabia intercepts missile shot towards border city

Riyadh: Saudi-led coalition involved in a war in Yemen announced on Wednesday the interception of a missile shot towards border…