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Humanitarian Coordinator for Syria completes mission to northeast

The UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Syria, Imran Riza, on Wednesday concluded a four-day mission to the northeast, where ...

German chancellor makes Holocaust comment following criticism

Olaf Scholz slammed the Palestinian president's comparison of Israeli policies towards Arabs to the HolocaustGerman Chancellor Olaf Scholz has denounced ...

India, Russia NSAs discuss security cooperation in Moscow

Moscow [Russia], August 18 (ANI): National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval met his Russian counterpart Nikolai Patrushev in Moscow on ...

German chancellor issues Holocaust comment following criticism

Olaf Scholz slammed the Palestinian president's comparison of Israeli policies towards Arabs to the HolocaustGerman Chancellor Olaf Scholz has denounced ...

Israel, Turkey to restore full diplomatic ties

Jerusalem [Israel], August 17 (ANI): Israel and Turkey announced the resumption of full diplomatic ties on Wednesday, after several years ...

Gulf Giants reveals squad for inaugural UAE International League T20

New Delhi [India], August 17 (ANI): Gulf Giants, a team owned by Adani Sportsline, revealed the squad for the inaugural ...

China seems graveyard for foreign envoys as 13 ambassadors died since 2000: Report

Beijing [China], August 17 (ANI): Amid several controversies, including stealing unclassified technologies from the US, burdening poor and vulnerable countries ...

UN agriculture agency helps protect against threat of locust in Yemen

Following heavy widespread rains in Yemen, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) remains on high alert as the threat of ...

UAE economy is expected to grow by over 5% in 2022: UBS

ABU DHABI, 17th August, 2022 (WAM) -- Michael Bolliger, Chief Investment Officer Emerging Markets at UBS Global Wealth Management, has ...

Turkey, Israel to Re-Appoint Ambassadors after Four-Year Chill

Turkey and Israel said on Wednesday they will re-appoint respective ambassadors more than four years after they were called back, ...

Israel and Turkey announce normalization of ties

The Israeli prime minister's office says the two nations will restore full diplomatic relations, which were downgraded in 2018Israel and ...

Israel says restores full diplomatic ties with Türkiye

© Provided by Xinhua JERUSALEM, Aug. 17 (Xinhua) -- Israel and Türkiye have agreed to reinstate full diplomatic ties and ...

Scholz 'Disgusted' by Abbas Comments on Holocaust

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz on Wednesday rejected what he said were comments by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas that diminished the ...

Syria Denies Holding Missing US Journalist Tice

Syria has denied holding U.S. journalist Austin Tice, saying Wednesday it had not kidnapped "any American citizen on its territories."The ...

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 ...

Why Blame China for lending money to the needy

London [UK], August 17 (ANI): Whether the World Bank (WB), International Monetary Fund (IMF), or the United States of America, ...

"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. ...

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PM Modi says India working to become developed country in 25 years

NEW DELHI, India: During his national day address this week, Prime Minister NarendraModi said India will seek to become a ...

Heathrow Airport to extend limit on passengers till October

LONDON, England: The cap on flight departures from London's Heathrow Airport will beextended until October 29, airport officials announced.Heathrow capped ...

German fighter jets to take part in joint exercises in Australia

BERLIN, Germany: Highlighting Berlin's increasing focus on assisting in the Indo-Pacific region amidst rising tensions with China over Taiwan, Germany ...

France declares wildfire out, firefighters came from all of Europe

PARIS, France: French firefighters have stopped the spread of a "monster" wildfire in the country's southwest, allowing the reopening of ...

Would a new Cold War be in the best interest of the United States?

As China unleashed live-fire military exercises off the coast of Taiwan, simulating a real "reunification by force" operation in the ...

Myanmar deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi to serve six additional years in prison

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - According to a legal official, a court in Myanmar has sentenced former leader Aung San Suu Kyi ...

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