Middle-East

Bomb kills three in southeast Iran city: State media

Bomb kills three in southeast Iran city: State media

TEHRAN: A bomb attack on a police command post killed at least three people in the port city of in restive southeastern on Thursday, state media reported. The television said […]

US ‘not in a position to tell (OPEC) what to do‘: Saudi Arabia

US ‘not in a position to tell (OPEC) what to do‘: Saudi Arabia

VIENNA: The United States should not try to dictate policy to , ‘s oil minister said on Thursday. “We don‘t need permission from anyone to cut,” Khalid Al-Falih told reporters […]

Pope to visit United Arab Emirates in February

Pope to visit United Arab Emirates in February

VATICAN CITY: , who has made boosting ties between Christianity and Islam a cornerstone of his papacy, will visit Abu Dhabi in the in February, the Vatican said on Thursday. […]

Saudi guarantees on detained activists ‘not good enough‘: HRW

Saudi guarantees on detained activists ‘not good enough‘: HRW

DUBAI: on Friday urged to allow independent observers access to detained women‘s rights activists, saying Riyadh‘s assurances of their well-being could not be trusted following the murder of dissident journalist […]

Qatar steps in to pay civil servants wages in Gaza

Qatar steps in to pay civil servants wages in Gaza

GAZA: paid the salaries of nearly 30,000 Gazan civil servants on Friday, delighting the impoverished workers but angering some in the deeply divided Palestinian leadership who balked at the intervention […]

Kidnapped’ Dubai Princess back home safe: Royal Court

Kidnapped’ Dubai Princess back home safe: Royal Court

(This article was originally published by The Economic Times on 08/12/2018.) New Delhi: The government of Dubai has said that Sheikha Latifa, the daughter of Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin […]

Yemen government says rebels ‘not serious‘ at UN talks

Yemen government says rebels ‘not serious‘ at UN talks

RIMBO: A Yemeni government official said Saturday that Houthi rebels were “not serious” on finding common ground to end the devastating war, three days into UN-brokered talks in Sweden. Nearly […]

Netanyahu briefs Putin on anti-tunnel operation on Lebanese border -Kremlin

MOSCOW: Israeli Prime Minister briefed Russian President on Israel‘s crackdown along its border with Lebanon on tunnels it said were dug by , the Kremlin said on Saturday. Netanyahu said […]