Mon, 19 Aug 2019

Seized Iranian Tanker Expected to Leave Gibraltar

MADRID - Last update: 1:45 p. m.Iran said its seized oil tanker was expected to leave Gibraltar on Sunday after ...

Gibraltar rejects US' request to hold Iranian oil tanker

London [UK], Aug 18 (ANI): Gibraltar authorities on Sunday rejected the United States' renewed request of not releasing Iranian oil ...

Gibraltar Rejects U.S. Request Over Closely Watched Iranian Tanker

Shipping and other international authorities continue to monitor an Iranian supertanker cleared for release after a month in custody in ...

US Intelligence in Transition, Remains Focused for Now on Facts

WASHINGTON - The new, top-ranking U.S. intelligence official is promising the country's intelligence agencies will be undeterred in their work, ...

Iran Releases Four Women Arrested For Trying To Watch Men's Soccer

Authorities in Tehran have released four Iranian women from a detention center after they were arrested for allegedly dressing as ...

Yemen Rebel Drone Attack Targets Remote Saudi Oil Field

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Updated Aug. 17, 2019, 1:50p.m.Drones launched by Yemen's Houthi rebels attacked a massive oil and ...

Iranian Tanker to Leave Gibraltar Soon Despite US Pressure

GIBRALTAR - The shipping agent for an Iranian supertanker caught in a diplomatic standoff says the vessel is ready to ...

UN Expert Blasts Iran On Rights Violations, Executions Of Children

The UN's special rapporteur on human rights in Iran says there were "increasing restrictions" last year on rights to freedom ...

U.S. issues warrant to seize Iranian Grace 1 oil tanker

PanARMENIAN.Net - The US Justice Department (DoJ) issued a warrant on Friday, August 16 for the seizure of the Iranian ...

B-town celebrities extend greetings on Navroz

New Delhi (India), Aug 17 (ANI): As Parsi community celebrates Navroz today that marks the Persian and Iranian New Year, ...

HRW Calls On Iran To Release Women Detained For Flouting Stadium Ban

Human Rights Watch (HRW) called on Iran on August 16 to release women detained for allegedly dressing as men to ...

PM, Shah extend greetings to Parsi community on Navroz

New Delhi [India], Aug 17 (ANI): Navroz or Nowruz, marks the Iranian and Persian New year. The day is dedicated ...

Fuel price hikes - no end in sight for weary consumers

High oil prices have seen rising petrol prices globally, and for already cash-strapped South African motorists, there appears to be ...

UN Expert Assails Iran On Rights Violations, Executions Of Children

The UN's special rapporteur on human rights in Iran says there were "increasing restrictions" last year on rights to freedom ...

Syria: Militants violated ceasefire 31 times in 24 hour, says Russia

Moscow [Russia], Aug 17 (ANI): Russia on Saturday claimed that militants violated ceasefire 31 times in the Syrian provinces of ...

Iranian Oil Tanker Remains Off Gibraltar Despite Court Ruling

VOA Persian's Katherine Ahn contributed to this report.An Iranian supertanker caught in a diplomatic standoff off the coast of the ...

The 14 Defiant Women Who Want To Change The Islamic Republic Of Iran

Iranian human rights lawyer Guity Pourfazel wants to see change in her country and believes Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali ...

UN Experts: Iran Must Free Women Held Over Veil Protests

A group of UN human rights experts on Friday called for the immediate release of three Iranian women given long ...

Brother of Afghan Taliban Chief Killed in Pakistan Mosque Bombing

The younger brother of Afghan Taliban chief Hibatullah Akhundzada was said to be among at least four people killed in ...

Iran Renames, Reflags Seized Tanker As It Prepares To Leave Gibraltar

An Iranian supertanker seized six weeks ago by Gibraltar is being renamed and reflagged as it prepares to sail after ...

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4 Palestinians die in two separate incidents, Israel hit by 3 rockets

GAZA, Palestinian territories - Three Palestinians were killed by the Israeli army in the northern Gaza Strip, the Palestinian health ...

Three humanitarian workers die in Syrian airstrike

DAMASCUS, Suyria - Three humanitarian workers have been killed in the southern Syrian Idlib province in yet another attack on ...

Netanyahu To Embark On Two-Day Ukraine Visit

KYIV -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is set to embark on a two-day trip to the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, ...

Restrictions Continue in Kashmir Despite Security Ease

NEW DELHI - Restrictions continued in much of Indian-administered Kashmir on Sunday, despite India's government saying it was gradually restoring ...

Seized Iranian Tanker Expected to Leave Gibraltar

MADRID - Last update: 1:45 p. m.Iran said its seized oil tanker was expected to leave Gibraltar on Sunday after ...

PM Modi to embark on three-day visit to UAE, Bahrain from Aug 23

New Delhi [India], Aug 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will embark on a three-day official visit to the United ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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