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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...

Questions mount over Israel action on...

Questions mount over Israel action on...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 1 2020

The Trump plan, unveiled at the White House in January, offered a path for Israel to annex territory...

Italy seizes 14 tons of IS-made amphetamines...

Italy seizes 14 tons of IS-made amphetamines...

Europe

Wed, Jul 1 2020

'The Islamic State finances its terrorist activities mainly by trafficking drugs made in Syria which...

Saudi triples VAT in unpopular virus-led...

Saudi triples VAT in unpopular virus-led...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 1 2020

Seeking to shore up state finances battered by sliding oil prices and the coronavirus crisis, it announced...

Report: 19 killed in Iran clinic...

Report: 19 killed in Iran clinic...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 1 2020

A gas leak is suspected to have caused the incident

141 Bangladeshis return home from...

141 Bangladeshis return home from...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 30 2020

So far, 1,063 people have returned from the UAE over the last six days

'Israel's annexation plans

'Israel's annexation plans

Middle East

Mon, Jun 29 2020

International condemnation of the possible Israeli annexations has mounted ahead of July 1, when the...

Kuwaiti ministries extend MP Papul’s...

Kuwait extends MP Papul’s govt...

Middle East

Mon, Jun 29 2020

The total value of the four contracts is one million Kuwait dinars ($3.25 million), and most of them...

Dozens arrested during Hong Kong national...

Dozens arrested during Hong Kong national...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 28 2020

China's National People's Congress Standing Committee reviewed a draft of the bill on

Curtailed Hajj compounds Saudi economic...

Curtailed Hajj compounds Saudi economic...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 28 2020

The Hajj and the lesser Umrah pilgrimage together rake in some $12 billion, keeping the economy humming...

Infographic: Israel’s West Bank annexation...

Infographic: Israel’s West Bank annexation...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 27 2020

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has pledged to begin annexing up to 30% of the occupied West Bank,...

Kuwait sends Bangladesh MP Papul to...

MP Papul lands in Kuwaiti prison

Middle East

Thu, Jun 25 2020

Earlier, the Kuwait authorities approached the Central Bank to freeze Papul's bank accounts

Yemen's Houthis say they launched missile,...

Yemen's Houthis say they launched missile,...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 23 2020

'A large number of winged ballistic missiles and drones targeted the capital of the Saudi enemy ......

Saudi to allow around 1,000 pilgrims...

Saudi to allow around 1,000 pilgrims...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 23 2020

'The number won't be in tens or hundreds of thousands this year'

Muslims disappointed, but accepting,...

Muslims disappointed, but accepting,...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 23 2020

'I've been preparing for years. But what can I do? This is Allah's will -- it's...

US wants Security Council to extend...

US wants Security Council to extend...

North America

Tue, Jun 23 2020

France, the UK and Germany -- all signatories to the deal -- issued a joint statement arguing against...

Saudi to hold limited Hajj, bars pilgrims...

Saudi to hold limited Hajj, bars pilgrims...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 23 2020

The decision means no entry to non-Saudi residents, including Bangladesh, for the first time

Kuwait to seize documents, contracts...

Kuwait to seize documents, contracts...

Middle East

Mon, Jun 22 2020

Investigators believe the suspects are currently on the run