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As food prices rise, Iranians take to the streets to protest

TEHRAN, Iran: According to social media posts, protests that began last week across Iran over a reduction in state subsidies ...

Emirates lost $1 billion, says that's an 80 percent improvement

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: Emirates Air, one of the world's largest airlines, said it lost $1.1 billion over the past ...

UAE participates in 7th annual meeting of Board of Governors of New Development Bank

ABU DHABI, 20th May, 2022 (WAM) -- Mohamed Hadi Al Hussaini, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, yesterday participated in ...

UAE leaders congratulate President of Cameroon on National Day

ABU DHABI, 20th May, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a congratulatory ...

US considers lifting Belarus sanctions media

Minsk may be granted a waiver in exchange for shipping Ukrainian grain, a US official reportedly saidThe US is considering ...

UN mission urges Lebanon, Israel to resolve rifts through tripartite meetings

Beirut [Lebanon], May 20 (ANI/Xinhua): The United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) on Thursday called on Lebanon and Israel ...

Messi foiled by robot goalkeeper

The seven-time Ballon d'Or winner came unstuck while visiting the Olympic Museum in QatarLionel Messi was upstaged by a robot ...

Monkeypox in Australia: what is it and how can we prevent the spread?

Two cases of monkeypox have been detected in Australia, following reported cases in several European countries. Both are in men ...

Biden Supports Sweden's, Finland's Bids to Join NATO

U.S. President Joe Biden on Thursday enthusiastically welcomed Sweden's and Finland's bids to join the NATO security alliance - moves ...

36 countries including US urge UN members to keep food markets open, avoid export bans

New York [US], May 20 (ANI): The US and several other countries on Thursday urged members of the UN to ...

Messi penalty saved by robot goalkeeper

The seven-time Ballon d'Or winner came unstuck while visiting the Olympic Museum in QatarLionel Messi was upstaged by a robot ...

Egypt completes structural work of CBD towers in new capital

© Provided by Xinhua CAIRO, May 19 (Xinhua) -- After the last beam was accurately docked atop of a 159-meter ...

George Bush's Iraq slip when slamming Putin is perfect irony

The Iraq War architect is one to talk about Russia's incursion into UkraineFormer US President George W. Bush made an ...

Biden Supports Sweden, Finland's Bids to Join NATO

President Joe Biden on Thursday enthusiastically welcomed Sweden and Finland's bids to join the NATO security alliance - a move ...

The Politics of Iran's 'Forbidden Names'

On February 14, the Marand High Court in Iran's northern province of East Azerbaijan ruled that a newborn boy could ...

Somalia Releases Nearly $10M Seized from UAE Plane Four Years Ago

Washington - The Somali government has released $9.6 million it seized from a United Arab Emirates plane in Mogadishu four ...

Israel doctors go on strike over violence in hospital

Tel Aviv [Israel], May 19 (ANI/Xinhua): Israel's hospital doctors launched a 24-hour warning strike on Thursday morning, said the Israeli ...

US President Biden welcomes Sweden, Finland applications to NATO

Washington [US], May 19 (ANI): US President Joe Biden on Thursday welcomed the application by Sweden and Finland to join ...

Leading EB-5 regional center CanAm Enterprises appoints Goldi Chawla as head of India and the Middle East Division

New Delhi [India], May 19 (ANI/NewsVoir): CanAm Enterprises is pleased to announce the appointment of Goldi Chawla to head up ...

MUrgency acquires majority stake in Ziqitza Healthcare Ltd.

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 19 (ANI/NewsVoir): MUrgency Group (pronounced as "emergency") a holding company for multiple businesses based out of ...

UAE tourism sector performance in Q1 2022 exceeds pre-pandemic growth rates

ABU DHABI, 19th May, 2022 (WAM) -- Dr. Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, Minister of State for Entrepreneurship and SMEs and ...

Qatar 2022: Women referees to officiate at men's FIFA World Cup for first time

Zurich [Switzerland], May 19 (ANI): The FIFA Referees Committee on Thursday announced the lists with the names of the selected ...

Israel Arrests Pallbearer Beaten at Journalist's Funeral

JERUSALEM - Israel police have arrested one of the Palestinian pallbearers beaten by officers at the funeral of slain Al ...

Female referees selected for Qatar World Cup

It will mark the first time women have officiated matches at the men's football showpieceFor the first time in its ...

Surge in terrorist attacks in Pakistan's North Waziristan

North Waziristan [Pakistan], May 19 (ANI): Terrorist activities are on the surge in Pakistan border areas, especially in the North ...

FIFA faces mammoth money demand over abused migrant workers

A group of NGOs have called for significant compensation for workers ahead of the World Cup in QatarFIFA is being ...

George W. Bush condemns unjustified invasion of Iraq

The former president made the gaffe while attempting to criticize RussiaFormer US President George W. Bush inadvertently condemned the "invasion ...

'...unjustified invasion of Iraq, I mean of Ukraine': George Bush in another goof-up

Washington [US], May 19 (ANI): Former US president George W. Bush on Thursday referred to Russia's Ukraine invasion as the ...

India racer Jehan Daruvala heads into Spanish F2 round hoping to turn podium streak into victory

Mumbai (Maharashtra)[India], May 19 (ANI): India's Jehan Daruvala will be hoping to convert a run of three successive podiums into ...

George W. Bush addresses unjustified invasion of Iraq

The former president made a gaffe while attempting to criticize Russia's military actionFormer US President George W. Bush inadvertently condemned ...

WTA roundup: Martina Trevisan upsets Garbine Muguruza

Martina Trevisan of Italy converted six of nine break points en route to a solid 2-6, 6-4, 6-1 victory over ...

Gulftainer handles 4,000 steel pipes within four hours at Iraq port

SHARJAH, 18th May, 2022 (WAM) -- Gulftainer, the largest privately owned, independent port management and logistics company globally, has accomplished ...

US recruits ISIS terrorists to fight in Ukraine Moscow

Intelligence agency claims that Washington is ?ready to use any means,? including hiring ISIS fighters as mercenariesThe US has been ...

US soccer strikes historic equal pay deal

The US Soccer Federation has reached a ruling proclaimed as a landmarkThe US Soccer Federation (USSF) has reached agreements that ...

Can Africa replace Russia as the EU's main source of gas

If such a move were easy, it would have been attempted a long time ago.In 2021, Russia supplied about 45% ...

Israel to simulate attack on Iran media

The exercises cover potential Iranian retaliation to the shelling of its nuclear facilitiesFor the first time, the Israeli Air Force's ...

Messi camp responds to rumors of US move

Reports claimed that the Argentine will buy a stake in the Inter Miami franchise before switching to the US in ...

US: Africa Needs Tailored Strategies to Fight ISIS Groups

Nairobi - African countries are being encouraged to use both soft and hard power to counter the growing threat posed ...

USAID Chief Discusses Efforts to Counter Actions by Russia, China

U.S. Agency for International Development Administrator Samantha Power highlighted to lawmakers Tuesday a number of areas of concern, including the ...

World Bank, UN grant 10 million USD to mitigate impacts of Beirut port blasts

Beirut [Lebanon], May 15 (ANI/Xinhua): A new 10 million U.S. dollars grant will help Lebanon mitigate the environmental and health ...

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Bush laments "wholly unjustified and brutal invasion"

Former U.S. President George W. Bush has made an embarrassing mistake in criticizing Russian President Vladimir Putin over his decision ...

As food prices rise, Iranians take to the streets to protest

TEHRAN, Iran: According to social media posts, protests that began last week across Iran over a reduction in state subsidies ...

Emirates lost $1 billion, says that's an 80 percent improvement

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: Emirates Air, one of the world's largest airlines, said it lost $1.1 billion over the past ...

UAE participates in 7th annual meeting of Board of Governors of New Development Bank

ABU DHABI, 20th May, 2022 (WAM) -- Mohamed Hadi Al Hussaini, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, yesterday participated in ...

UAE leaders congratulate President of Cameroon on National Day

ABU DHABI, 20th May, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a congratulatory ...

US considers lifting Belarus sanctions media

Minsk may be granted a waiver in exchange for shipping Ukrainian grain, a US official reportedly saidThe US is considering ...

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