• Thursday, Jul 19, 2018
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Saudi aviation academy to train first...

World , Middle East

Tue, Jul 17 2018

Students receive three years of academic and practical training

Israel tightens Gaza blockade as arson...

World , Middle East

Tue, Jul 17 2018

That prompted speculation that Egypt, which has mediated between Israel and Hamas, had closed it to add...

Emirati prince flees to Qatar

World , Middle East

Mon, Jul 16 2018

Sheikh Rashid bin Hamad al-Sharqi, 31, is the second son of the emir of Fujairah, one of the seven monarchies...

Hamas says truce reached with...

World , Middle East

Sun, Jul 15 2018

Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoum said late Saturday the Islamist movement, which runs the Gaza Strip, had...

Saudi Prince Alwaleed pledges support...

World , Middle East

Sat, Jul 14 2018

Vision 2030 is Prince Mohammed's scheme to wean the world's top crude exporter off oil revenues...

Amnesty fears war crimes in UAE-run...

World , Middle East

Thu, Jul 12 2018

Amnesty International said it had investigated 51 cases of enforced disappearance at the hands of UAE-backed...

At least 10 killed in Afghan attack,...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 11 2018

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the raid

Saudi bid to protect pre-Islamic sites...

World , Middle East

Tue, Jul 10 2018

Many of the cultural areas date back thousands of years and the attention given to them could risk a...

Israel court charges Turkish woman

World , Middle East

Mon, Jul 9 2018

The name of the group the Turkish woman was alleged to have links to was not given

4 killed in Saudi checkpoint...

World , Middle East

Mon, Jul 9 2018

A security officer, a Bangladeshi civilian and two attackers dead in the gunfight

Returning workers from KSA: Action impossible...

In May, 260 workers returned home, while 188 more came back in June, Shariful said

Palestinian killed as Gaza protests...

World , Middle East

Sat, Jul 7 2018

The Gaza Health ministry said almost 400 people were wounded in Friday's protests, 57 of them from...

Iran accuses Mujahedeen over Paris rally...

World , Middle East

Thu, Jul 5 2018

Reviled by Tehran, the People's Mujahedeen was founded in 1965 and has been banned in Iran since...

Saudi woman's car set ablaze after driving...

World , Middle East

Thu, Jul 5 2018

Sherif said she faced abuse from men in her neighbourhood soon after she began driving in a bid to ease...

Australia ends direct aid to...

World , Middle East

Mon, Jul 2 2018

Canberra's decision comes amid worsening relations between Palestine and Australia's key ally...

TIB: Prevent torture of BD women in...

Bangladesh , World , Middle East

Mon, Jul 2 2018

The group says the government should take effective measures so that these incidents do not recur

Assault on Yemen's Hodeida halted as...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 1 2018

More than 30,000 residents of Hodeida and the province of the same name had fled their homes since the...

Eight south Syria towns return to regime...

World , Middle East

Sun, Jul 1 2018

At least eight battered rebel-held towns in southern Syria on Saturday returned to regime control

Back from Middle East: Social stigma...

According to non-government organization Brac, in the past three years around 5,000 women have returned...

Iraq executes 12 after PM's call

Middle East

Fri, Jun 29 2018

Security forces on Wednesday found the bodies of eight men mutilated and rigged with explosives, two...

UN: Peace talks in Yemen

Middle East

Fri, Jun 29 2018

The Houthis had offered the UN a lead role in managing the port if there was an overall ceasefire in...