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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...

Prince William visits Jerusalem holy...

Middle East

Thu, Jun 28 2018

Princess Alice of Battenberg and Greece, who was Queen Elizabeth's mother-in-law, is buried in a...

Prominent Saudi women's rights activist...

Middle East

Thu, Jun 28 2018

Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor said earlier this month that a total of 17 people had been...

Trump cites Middle East progress, but...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 26 2018

Palestinian officials accused Kushner of trying to undermine Abbas and what they described as their leader's...

UN envoy due in Yemen as strains escalate...

Middle East

Mon, Jun 25 2018

Saudi air defence forces intercepted two rockets over Riyadh late on Sunday, sending debris measuring...

Fighting moves closer to centre of Yemen's...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 24 2018

The United Nations fears the escalation in fighting could exacerbate what is already the world's...

Syrian rebels say US won't intervene...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 24 2018

Late on Saturday, Russian jets struck an opposition held town in southwest Syria, opposition sources...

Trump adviser Kushner questions Abbas...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 24 2018

Trump has called peace between Israel and the Palestinians the 'ultimate deal' and has tasked...

Turks cast votes on Sunday

Middle East

Sun, Jun 24 2018

The elections will also usher in a powerful new executive presidency long sought by Erdogan and backed...

KSA overturns ban on women driving

Middle East

Sun, Jun 24 2018

The move is part of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's wide-ranging drive to modernize the conservative...

Syrians flee to makeshift camps

Middle East

Sun, Jun 24 2018

Rebels still control a majority of the southern provinces of Daraa and Sweida, and bombing has so far...

Women workers continue to leave...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 22 2018

According to a report compiled by non-governmental organization BRAC, more than 5,000 Bangladeshi female...

Thousands flee regime shelling on south...

Middle East

Thu, Jun 21 2018

The areas in eastern Daraa bombarded in recent days lie on a strip of land flanked by regime-held territory...

White House adviser Kushner, Saudi crown...

Middle East

Thu, Jun 21 2018

Peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians have been stalled since 2014

UN: Both sides committed war crimes...

Middle East

Wed, Jun 20 2018

The UN experts cited evidence that chlorine had been used in Ghouta at least four times this year but...

HRW: Saudi Arabia arrests two more women...

Middle East

Wed, Jun 20 2018

Rights groups have identified many of the detainees as campaigners for women's right to drive and...

Yemen pro-govt forces seize Hodeida...

Middle East

Wed, Jun 20 2018

The United Nations has warned any attack on Hodeida port could cripple shipments of desperately needed...

Infographic: Fighting rages around Yemen’s...

Middle East

Wed, Jun 20 2018

Yemeni pro-government fighters supported by a Saudi-led coalition have seized the international airport...

Saudi struggles for Gulf oil producers'...

Middle East

Wed, Jun 20 2018

Opec meets on Friday to decide on output policy

Female workers describe horrors in Saudi...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Jun 20 2018

A total of 387 Bangladeshi female workers have returned home with horrible experiences of torture

UN chief warns of risk of war in...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 19 2018

The United Nations considers the expansion of settlements on land earmarked for a future Palestinian...