Wed, 17 Aug 2022

"Best deal": Jaishankar defends India's crude oil imports from Russia

Bangkok [Thailand], August 17 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar who is in Thailand to attend the 9th India-Thailand Joint ...

Reports: Earthquakes to hire Luchi Gonzalez as next coach

The San Jose Earthquakes are planning to hire U.S. men's national team assistant coach Luchi Gonzalez as the club's next ...

Turkish Airstrike in North Syria Kills at Least 11

BEIRUT - Turkey carried out an airstrike in northern Syria on Tuesday near its border killing at least 11 people, ...

Moscow warns about abandoned US military aircraft

Dozens of aircraft were taken to neighboring countries after the fall of Kabul last yearMilitary aircraft flown out of Afghanistan ...

Middle East Design & Build Week and Middle East Manufacturing & Technology Expo to cater to construction, design, manufacturing, and technology needs

ABU DHABI, 16th August, 2022 (WAM) -- The highly anticipated events, Middle East Design & Build Week (MEDBW) and Middle ...

Drug raid yields stolen Picasso police

Iraqi law enforcement claimed that a painting worth untold millions of dollars turned up in a narcotics bustIraqi police got ...

PM Modi thanks world leaders for wishing on India's 76th Independence Day

New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday thanked Israeli counterpart Yair Lapid, former Israel Prime ...

Jaishankar expresses confidence of India, Israel realising vision of bilateral partnership

New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday thanked Israel Prime Minister Yair Lapid for ...

Pakistan to sell majority stakes in state-run airlines to Qatar

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 16 (ANI): Pakistani government has decided to offer Qatar with a 51 per cent stakes in the ...

Israeli President unveiled Hebrew translation of book 'Indians at Herod's Gate' on 76th Independence Day

Tel Aviv [Israel], August 16 (ANI): Israeli President Isaac Herzog unveiled the Hebrew translation of the book 'Indians at Herod's ...

Looking forward for joint efforts to deepen strategic partnership with Israel says President Murmu

New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): India is honoured to celebrate its 76th Independence Day in Israel, President Droupadi Murmu ...

UAE announces 775 new COVID-19 cases, 656 recoveries, and no deaths in last 24 hours

ABU DHABI, 16th August, 2022 (WAM) -- The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced that it conducted 197,168 additional ...

Jammu and Kashmir's agriculture exports making waves internationally

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], August 16 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Union Territory is fast becoming the export hub for ...

Afghanistan announces squad for Asia Cup 2022

Kabul [Afghanistan], August 16 (ANI): Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) on Wednesday announced a 17-member squad for the upcoming Asia Cup ...

NIA Court sends ISIS active member Mohsin Ahmad to one month Judicial Custody

New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): A Special National Investigation Agency (NIA) Court on Tuesday sent Mohsin Ahmad, an alleged ...

Washington not overawed by Beijing's brazen muscle-flexing in Taiwan Strait

Tel Aviv [Israel], August 16 (ANI): The recent spurt in China's theatrics over Taiwan Strait in the backdrop of US ...

No need for nuclear weapons in Ukraine Moscow

The weapons are meant for deterrence, so it makes no military sense to use them in Ukraine, Russian Defense Minister ...

Assange's lawyers, journalists sue CIA

New lawsuit alleges that America's top spy agency snooped on visitors to Julian AssangeA group of US journalists and lawyers ...

UN Envoy Seeks Expanded Yemen Truce to Spur Cease-fire Talks

United Nations - The top U.N. envoy for Yemen said Monday he is intensifying efforts to achieve an expanded truce ...

Syria, Lebanon discuss plan to send 15,000 refugees back home per month

© Provided by Xinhua DAMASCUS/BEIRUT, Aug. 15 (Xinhua) -- Syrian and Lebanese officials met in the Syrian capital Damascus on ...

Gazans struggle to rebuild their places after military tension

© Provided by Xinhua by Sanaa KamalGAZA, Aug. 15 (Xinhua) -- As soon as the escalation in Gaza fades, Mohammed ...

Mideast in Pictures: Beautiful sunset at Alexandria beach in Egypt

© Provided by Xinhua ALEXANDRIA, Egypt, Aug. 15 (Xinhua) -- Don't miss the beautiful sunset at the Alexandria Port in ...

World Cup winner branded predator as rape trial begins

France and Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy is accused of eight counts of rapeA prosecutor branded Manchester City left back ...

South Africa's Defense Minister in Russia for Security Conference

Cape Town - South Africa's Defense Minister Thandi Modise has arrived in Russia for a Moscow-hosted conference on international security. ...

Faf Du Plessis to lead Johannesburg Super Kings, Stephen Fleming to serve as head coach

Johannesburg [South Africa], August 15 (ANI): South African batter Faf Du Plessis will lead Johannesburg Super Kings in the inaugural ...

Pakistan may borrow another USD 2.8 billion from IMF under Saudi Arabia's SDR quota: Report

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 15 (ANI): Pakistan claimed that Islamabad has been able to borrow up to USD 2.8 billion against ...

UAE leaders congratulate Indian President on Independence Day

ABU DHABI, 15th August, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a congratulatory ...

Ukrainian grain heading to Russia-ally Syria Reuters

The first vessel to raise anchor after the grain deal was struck has had to change course after a Lebanese ...

Kiev mayor claims Zelensky regime threatened his citizenship

Vitaly Klitschko said he drew ire by backing an official whose Ukrainian passport was revoked while on a trip abroadThe ...

Jaishankar extends condolences to families of victims of Giza church fire in Egypt

New Delhi [India], August 15 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Monday extended condolences and expressed sympathy to the ...

Kiev mayor claims Zelensky's government threatened his citizenship

Vitaly Klitschko said he drew ire by backing an official whose Ukrainian passport was revoked while on a trip abroadThe ...

Joining China-Pakistan Economic Corridor may isolate Taliban: Report

Kabul [Afghanistan], August 15 (ANI): China and Pakistan are planning to rope in a third country in the multibillion-dollar China-Pakistan ...

Iraqi Judiciary Says It Has no Powers to Dissolve Parliament

Baghdad - Iraq's top judicial body said Sunday it doesn't have the authority to dissolve the country's parliament, days after ...

Hamas and Yair Lapid come out as winners from the Israeli operation against Islamic Jihad

By John SolomouNicosia [Cyprus], August 15 (ANI): Israel's three-day "Operation Breaking Dawn" in Gaza was unleashed on August 5 against ...

Iraq's Garden of Eden Now 'Like a Desert'

Huwaizah Marshes, Iraq - To feed and cool his buffaloes, Hashem Gassed must cross 10 kilometers (6 miles) of sunburnt ...

Three Syrian soldiers killed in Israeli airstrikes

Damascus [Syria], August 15 (ANI): At least three soldiers were killed and three others were injured in multiple Israeli aggression ...

Kuwait Names First Ambassador to Iran in Over Six Years

Kuwait City - Kuwait has appointed an ambassador to Iran, both countries said Sunday, more than six years after recalling ...

At Least 41 Dead in Fire at Cairo Coptic Church

Cairo - Egypt's health ministry says that 41 people were killed when a fire broke out in a Coptic church ...

Flourishing Islamic terrorism in Pak serious threat to world, says exiled Sindhi leader

Frankfurt [Germany], August 14 (ANI): Mushrooming of Islamic terrorism in Pakistan is a serious threat to the world and humanity, ...

Snubbed Ukrainian grain heading to Russia-friendly Syria Reuters

The first vessel to raise anchor after the grain deal was struck has had to change course after a Lebanese ...

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UAE leaders congratulate Indonesian President on Independence Day

ABU DHABI, 17th August, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a congratulatory ...

"Best deal": Jaishankar defends India's crude oil imports from Russia

Bangkok [Thailand], August 17 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar who is in Thailand to attend the 9th India-Thailand Joint ...

Reports: Earthquakes to hire Luchi Gonzalez as next coach

The San Jose Earthquakes are planning to hire U.S. men's national team assistant coach Luchi Gonzalez as the club's next ...

Turkish Airstrike in North Syria Kills at Least 11

BEIRUT - Turkey carried out an airstrike in northern Syria on Tuesday near its border killing at least 11 people, ...

Moscow warns about abandoned US military aircraft

Dozens of aircraft were taken to neighboring countries after the fall of Kabul last yearMilitary aircraft flown out of Afghanistan ...

Middle East Design & Build Week and Middle East Manufacturing & Technology Expo to cater to construction, design, manufacturing, and technology needs

ABU DHABI, 16th August, 2022 (WAM) -- The highly anticipated events, Middle East Design & Build Week (MEDBW) and Middle ...

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