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UAE, Israel eye trillion-dollar prize...

UAE, Israel eye trillion-dollar...

Middle East

Wed, Sep 15 2021

The economic benefits have come quickly for the UAE and Israel, who signed a series of deals ranging...

OP-ED: Al-Qaeda is defeated, but jihadism...

Al-Qaeda is defeated, but jihadism is...

The Conversation UK

Sun, Sep 12 2021

Twenty years after the 9/11 attack, the world isn’t much safer

Gulf faces prospect of unliveable heat...

Gulf faces prospect of unliveable heat...

Middle East

Tue, Aug 31 2021

Daily temperatures in the coastal metropolis regularly top 40°C for several months of the year and...

Mideast leaders, France's Macron discuss...

Mideast leaders, Macron talk security,...

World

Sat, Aug 28 2021

Relationships within the region are strained chiefly by hostility between Iran on one side and the United...

Four Palestinians killed in clashes...

Four Palestinians killed in clashes...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 16 2021

Israel's border police said its forces came under fire during a search for a Palestinian suspected...

Israel strikes Gaza after incendiary...

Israel strikes Gaza after incendiary...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Gaza fishing zone slashed by half by Israeli military

Anger mounts after 92 killed in Iraq...

92 dead in Iraq Covid ward fire

Middle East

Tue, Jul 13 2021

In April, a similar explosion at a Baghdad Covid-19 hospital killed 82

OP-ED: There is still hope

OP-ED: There is still hope

Sumit Basu

Tue, Jul 13 2021

Understanding the politics of Israel

Iran's Raisi backs nuclear talks, rules...

Iran's Raisi backs nuclear talks, rules...

World

Tue, Jun 22 2021

Raisi will take over from Hassan Rouhani on August 3 as Iran seeks to salvage the tattered nuclear deal...

US cutting forces, missile batteries...

US cutting forces, missile batteries...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 19 2021

According to Pentagon, some of the units were being redeployed to other countries and others returning...

Israel's Netanyahu ousted as 'change'...

Netanyahu ousted as 'change' coalition...

Middle East

Mon, Jun 14 2021

Naftali Bennett will serve as prime minister for two years, after which coalition architect, centrist...

Police: Network of traffickers in Bangladesh,...

'Network of traffickers in Bangladesh,...

South Asia

Sat, May 29 2021

They have been recruiting people using TikTok, say police

Dhaka seeks strong global resolve to...

Dhaka seeks strong global resolve to...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 21 2021

Bangladesh also calls for engaging with all relevant actors to ensure early implementation of the Roadmap,...

Mixed city pays price of Israel-Palestinian...

Mixed city pays price of Israel-Palestinian...

Middle East

Thu, May 13 2021

For a long time, Jews and Arabs lived together in Lod but this week, everything fell apart

Netanyahu warns Hamas, says Gaza operation...

Netanyahu warns Hamas, says Gaza operation...

Middle East

Wed, May 12 2021

He said Israel will press ahead with an intensified operation

Why do some Muslim-majority countries...

Why do some Muslim-majority countries...

World

Wed, May 5 2021

Economic ties explain some of this surprising endorsement of the repression of fellow Muslims

Bangladesh slips by one notch to 152...

Another notch down on press freedom...

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 20 2021

The country had ranked 151st in 2020, and 150th in 2019

Special flights for migrant workers...

Special flights for migrant workers...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 18 2021

31 Bangladeshi passengers landed at Dhaka airport in last 24 hours

Before the Ever Given: A look at the...

Before the Ever Given: A look at the...

Middle East

Mon, Mar 29 2021

Nearly 19,000 vessels passed through the Suez Canal last year, carrying over 10% of global trade, including...

Syria president, first lady test positive...

Syria president, first lady test positive...

Middle East

Mon, Mar 8 2021

Their positive test results came more than a week after Syria started its vaccination efforts using jabs...

OP-ED: What’s the plan, President...

OP-ED: What’s the plan, President...

Forrest Cookson

Mon, Feb 15 2021

With the three previous presidents unable to find a direction for American foreign policy, can Joe Biden...