• Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018
  • Last Update : 02:54 am
Riyadh Mission staff members suspended...

Riyadh Mission staff members suspended...

Middle East

Sun, Sep 2 2018

Probe body formed to investigate the matter

Jordan: US move to halt UN refugee agency...

Jordan: US move to halt UN refugee agency...

Middle East

Sun, Sep 2 2018

Staunch US ally Jordan lies at the heart of the Arab-Israeli conflict with many of its citizens refugees...

Egypt president approves law clamping...

Egypt president approves law clamping...

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Sun, Sep 2 2018

The new law is one of a series of measures that rights groups say are aimed at curbing freedom of expression...

UK minister holds talks in Iran in first...

UK minister holds talks in Iran in first...

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Sat, Sep 1 2018

The two sides also discussed regional developments

Saudi Arabia hints at plan to dig canal...

Saudi Arabia hints at plan to dig canal...

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Sat, Sep 1 2018

The cost was estimated at $747 million

IAEA: Iran still abiding by nuclear...

IAEA: Iran still abiding by nuclear...

Middle East

Thu, Aug 30 2018

The latest report says the IAEA had had access 'to all the sites and locations in Iran which it needed...

Jordan to lead fundraising for UN Palestinian...

Jordan to lead fundraising for UN Palestinian...

Middle East

Thu, Aug 30 2018

UNRWA was founded in 1949 after the first Arab-Israel war, in the wake of the exodus of around 700,000...

Car bomb kills 11 in west Iraq after...

Car bomb kills 11 in west Iraq after...

Middle East

Wed, Aug 29 2018

The assailant blew up a vehicle at a checkpoint on the outskirts of al-Qaim, one of the last towns in...

Iran-based political influence operation...

The Iran-based political influence...

Middle East

Wed, Aug 29 2018

Facebook and other companies said last week that multiple social media accounts and websites were part...

Iran parliament censures Rouhani in...

Iran parliament censures Rouhani in...

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Wed, Aug 29 2018

The vote in parliament came two days after lawmakers sacked the minister of Economy and Finance and weeks...

Rouhani's woes mount as Iran economy...

Rouhani's woes mount as Iran economy...

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Sun, Aug 26 2018

Karbasian is the second cabinet minister to be sacked this month, following the impeachment of Labour...

Iran tells EU to speed up efforts to...

Iran tells EU to speed up efforts to...

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Mon, Aug 20 2018

The United States will impose tougher sanctions in November which will target Iran's oil sales and...

Army: Israeli soldiers trade fire with...

Army: Israeli soldiers trade fire with...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 20 2018

'A terrorist shot at IDF troops in the northern Gaza Strip, in response IDF troops shot towards the...

Repentant Muslims gather on Mount Arafat...

Repentant Muslims gather on Mount Arafat...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 20 2018

A sea of worshippers scaled the rocky hill southeast of the holy city of Mecca for a day of prayers and...

Iran: US ‘action group’ will fail to...

Iran: US ‘action group’ will fail to...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 19 2018

The 1953 Anglo-American coup remains an open wound in Iran’s relations with the West

More than two million Muslims begin...

More than two million Muslims begin...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 19 2018

Earlier in Mecca pilgrims performed a ritual walk seven times around the Kaaba, a black masonry cube...

Israel closes people crossing with Gaza...

Israel closes people crossing with Gaza...

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Sun, Aug 19 2018

Border protests and clashes on Friday saw two Palestinians killed by Israeli gunfire

Qatar accuses Saudi Arabia of barring...

Qatar accuses Saudi Arabia of barring...

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Sat, Aug 18 2018

Saudi Arabia has said Qatari pilgrims can arrive on any airline other than Qatar Airways

Iranian navy mounts new defence system...

Iranian navy mounts new defence system...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 18 2018

Iran has been furious over US President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of an international agreement...

UN chief suggests options for improved...

UN chief suggests options for improved...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 18 2018

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres outlined four options, but he did not make a specific...

UN Palestinian schools to open on time...

UN Palestinian schools to open on time...

Middle East

Thu, Aug 16 2018

UNRWA has faced a $300 million freeze in funding from the United States as Trump demands changes to the...