• Wednesday, Jul 15, 2020
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Qatar wins air blockade case at top...

Qatar wins air blockade case at top...

Middle East

Tue, Jul 14 2020

The decision by the ICJ covers a key part of the acrimonious standoff that erupted 3 years ago pitting...

Iran says it has executed Iranian agent...

Iran says it has executed Iranian agent...

Middle East

Tue, Jul 14 2020

Reza Asgari had linked up with the CIA during his last years serving at the defence ministry and sold...

UAE says Mars probe launch postponed...

UAE says Mars probe launch postponed...

Middle East

Tue, Jul 14 2020

The new launch time was set for 2043 GMT Thursday

MP Papul bribed two Kuwaiti...

MP Papul bribed two Kuwaiti...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 13 2020

Prosecutors ask for lifting immunity from the MPs

Saudi-led coalition says intercepts...

Saudi-led coalition says intercepts...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 13 2020

Cross-border attacks by the Iran-aligned Houthi movement have escalated since late May when a truce prompted...

Reaction to Turkish ruling and Erdogan...

Reaction to Turkish ruling and Erdogan...

Middle East

Sat, Jul 11 2020

'Unesco calls on the Turkish authorities to open a dialogue without delay in order to avoid a step...

Russia, China veto UN extension of cross-border...

Russia, China veto UN extension of cross-border...

Europe

Wed, Jul 8 2020

During negotiations, Moscow had asked that the extension be limited to six months, rather than a year,...

'Trapped' illegal workers in Saudi look...

'Trapped' illegal workers in Saudi look...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 8 2020

Saudi Arabia, home to around 10 million expats, has expelled hundreds of thousands of illegal workers...

Kuwait cancels airport cleaning contract...

Kuwait cancels airport cleaning contract...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 8 2020

Papul, an independent member of parliament, was arrested by Kuwait authorities on June 7 in Kuwait City...

Infographic: Iran suspicious...

Infographic: Iran suspicious...

Middle East

Tue, Jul 7 2020

Iranian officials have sought to downplay recent high profile incidents at facilities linked to Iran’s...

Egypt, France, Germany, Jordan warn...

Egypt, France, Germany, Jordan warn...

Middle East

Tue, Jul 7 2020

The Palestinian Authority, which wants the West Bank for a future Palestinian state, opposes the...

Britain imposes sanctions on Russians,...

Britain imposes sanctions on Russians,...

Europe

Tue, Jul 7 2020

After leaving the European Union in January, Prime Minister Boris Johnson wants to forge a new independent...

Qatar Covid-19 cases exceed 100,000,...

Qatar Covid-19 cases exceed 100,000,...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 6 2020

Only about 12% of Qatar's population are Qatari nationals

Saudi opens Hajj registration for foreign...

Saudi opens Hajj registration for foreign...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 6 2020

Saudi Arabia has said it will allow only around 1,000 pilgrims already present in the kingdom to participate...

Israel launches new spy satellite

Israel launches new spy satellite

Middle East

Mon, Jul 6 2020

Minister of Defence and Alternate Prime Minister Benny Gantz hailed the development

Coronavirus cases rising in Saudi Arabia,...

Coronavirus cases rising in Saudi Arabia,...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 5 2020

Restrictions had been in place in both countries since mid-March and their gradual lifting has allowed...

Khashoggi murder trial told oven was...

Khashoggi murder trial told oven was...

Middle East

Sat, Jul 4 2020

Khashoggi disappeared after going to the consulate to get papers for his marriage in October 2018

Turkey trial of Saudi suspects in Khashoggi...

Turkey trial of Saudi suspects in Khashoggi...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 3 2020

The suspects were charged with 'deliberately and monstrously killing, causing torment,' and prosecutors...

Palestinian rivals Fatah, Hamas pledge...

Palestinian rivals Fatah, Hamas pledge...

Middle East

Thu, Jul 2 2020

Arouri described the conference as 'an opportunity to start a new phase that will be a strategic...

MP Papul admits giving bribes to Kuwaiti...

MP Papul admits giving bribes to Kuwaiti...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 2 2020

Earlier, two Kuwaiti lawmakers were indicted on allegations of money laundering, and aiding and abetting...

Museum or mosque? Top Turkey court to...

Museum or mosque? Top Turkey court to...

Europe

Thu, Jul 2 2020

The sixth-century edifice - a magnet for tourists worldwide with its stunning architecture - has been...