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  1. Minister Explains Observer Closure

    Kaironews.com - Kairo 06.19 / 17:35 kaironews.com
    The Gambia’s Minister of Information, Communication and Infrastructure, Demba Jawo, has issued a statement, explaining that the closure of the Daily Observer has nothing to do with the paper’s editorial policy. Rather, he said, the development resulted from the company’s failure to pay over D17 million[Read Mo…
  2. Observer Closure Impairs Press Freedom

    Kaironews.com - Kairo 06.19 / 17:19 kaironews.com
    The Gambia Press Union has described the temporary closure of the Daily Observer as “regrettable” because it “impairs freedom of expression.” The Union’s reaction to the Gambia  Revenue’s closure for accumulated tax arrears of over 17 million dalasis is published below. The Gambia Press Union[Read Mo…
  3. Reasons for Worsening Sudan, Egypt Diplomatic Row

    Islamtimes.org - Egypt 06.19 / 06:17 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - The diplomatic row between Sudan and Egypt has taken a turn to the worse after Sudan's cabinet approved a ban on importing agricultural and livestock products from…
  4. Serial Fatal Rapist In Custody; Gambians Breathing Peace

    Kaironews.com - Kairo 06.19 / 03:43 kaironews.com
    Police in Fajikunda have in custody a confessed serial fatal rapist. The arrest and subsequent detention of Essa Jarjue is helping the police reach to the bottom of fatal rape and burglary cases in Serekunda and Kombo North areas. Before his Friday’s arrest, police launched[Read…
  5. Ramadan the Month of the Holy Qur’an and Piousness

    Kaironews.com - Kairo 06.18 / 23:06 kaironews.com
    By Dr Alhagi Manta Drammeh (PG CerTHE, FHEA, FRSA), Professor of Islamic Studies & Contemporary World and Researcher at the University of Dundee The month of Ramadan (fasting) is an annual training for a Muslim to return to his Creator, to purify and cleanse themselves from[Read …
  6. Israel Sends Condolences to Egypt After ISIS Church Bombings

    Thetower.org - Egypt 06.17 / 22:08 thetower.org
    Israeli President Reuven Rivlin sent a letter of condolence to Egyptian President Abdal Fatah el-Sisi on Monday for the twin suicide bombing attacks carried out by the Islamic State against Egyptian Coptic churches on Palm Sunday. At least 28 people were killed at St. George’s Cathedral in the city of Tanta, while at least 17 […
  1. Terrorist ringleader killed in clashes with IRGC in SE Iran

    Theiranproject.com - Iran 06.19 / 22:08 theiranproject.com
    Press TV – The ringleader of a terrorist group has been killed in clashes with Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Forces in the southeastern Iranian province of S…
  2. FM discusses issues of mutual interest with Mauritanian president

    Theiranproject.com - Iran 06.19 / 22:08 theiranproject.com
    IRNA — Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday morning discussed bilateral ties and latest regional developments with President of Mauritania Mohammad Ould Abdul Aziz. Zarif and Abdul…
  3. Iran’s oil industry paves way for capable women

    Theiranproject.com - Iran 06.19 / 22:08 theiranproject.com
    Tehran Times – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh has issued an order, paving the way for women with high capabilities to boost presence in the oil industry. As…
  4. FM departs for Tunisia, wraps up Mauritania visit

    Theiranproject.com - Iran 06.19 / 22:08 theiranproject.com
    IRNA — Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday afternoon left Mauritanian capital, Nouakchott, for the Tunisian capital, Tunis. Mauritanian Foreign Minister Isselkou Ould Ahmed Izid Bih saw…
  5. Iran summons Swiss envoy over ‘meddlesome’ US remarks

    Theiranproject.com - Iran 06.19 / 22:08 theiranproject.com
    Press TV – Iran has summoned the Swiss charge d’affaires to Tehran to protest at the US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s recent “meddlesome” remarks against the Islamic Republic, the…
  6. Iran Threatens U.S. After Launching Mid-Range Missiles in Syria

    Thetower.org - Iran 06.19 / 21:02 thetower.org
    An Iranian general threatened the United States on Sunday after the Islamic Republic launched mid-range missiles at ISIS targets in Syria, the Associated Press reported. The six Zolfaghar missiles, which were unveiled last September, can carry cluster warheads and have a range of 700 kilometers (435 miles). The projectiles were fired some 600 kilometers (370 miles) from Iranian territory into […
  7. VIDEO: New footage of IRGC missile might

    En.mehrnews.com - Iran 06.19 / 20:52 en.mehrnews.com
    TEHRAN, Jun. 19 (MNA) – Iran Revolutionary Guard has released a new footage showcasing the IRGC defense capabilities in the face of potential threats from terrorists and e…
  8. Indonesia able to link Iran to ASEAN countries

    En.mehrnews.com - Iran 06.19 / 20:52 en.mehrnews.com
    TEHRAN, Jun. 19 (MNA) – ICCIMA Head Shafei, while pointing to age-old trade ties between Tehran and Jakarta, described Indonesia as a major destination for Iranian b…
  1. Ford tops Turkey’s leading exporters list

    Goodmorningturkey.com - Turkey 06.19 / 22:13 goodmorningturkey.com
    Ford tops Turkey's leading exporters list Turkey's top exporters received their awards from President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Saturday at a special event held by the Turkish Exporters Assembly (TİM). With more than $3.96 billion in exports, Ford Automotive has ranked first on Turkey's Top 1,000 Exporters List for the year 2016, prepared by TİM. Ford was followed by Tofaş Türk Otomobil and Oyak-Renault Otomobil with exports worth $3.19 billion and $2.8 billion, respectively. A special award …
  2. Turkey’s first pizza champion used local honey and coffee in recipe

    Goodmorningturkey.com - Turkey 06.19 / 22:13 goodmorningturkey.com
    Turkey's first pizza champion used local honey and coffee in recipe A senior gastronomy student at Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University's Gökçeada Academy of Applied Sciences, Meryem Yavuz, took the gold medal home at the "1st Pizza Championship," which was organized by Turkey's Union of Pizza Masters and Chefs. Speaking to Anadolu Agency, the young pizza champion, Meryem, stated that she has been taking culinary classes since high school and she loves different cuisine and cooking. The yo…
  3. Russia’s Rosatom to sell 49 pct of Akkuyu nuclear plant to Turkish consortium

    Goodmorningturkey.com - Turkey 06.19 / 22:13 goodmorningturkey.com
    Russia’s Rosatom to sell 49 pct of Akkuyu nuclear plant to Turkish consortium AA Photo Russia's state atomic energy corporation, Rosatom, will sell 49 percent of its shares in the Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant project to a Turkish consortium, an official said Monday. "We said that we may sign an agreement on the sidelines of today's forum. These are not potential [investors] anymore, these are real, these are the three largest construction holdings in Turkey; Cengiz Holding, Kolin and K…
  4. Lockheed nears $37B worth deal to sell F-35 jets to 11 countries, including Turkey

    Goodmorningturkey.com - Turkey 06.19 / 22:13 goodmorningturkey.com
    Lockheed nears $37B worth deal to sell F-35 jets to 11 countries, including Turkey Two Lockheed Martin Corp F-35 stealth fighter jets fly during a display at the Avalon Airshow in Victoria, Australia, March 3, 2017. (Australian Defence Force / Handout via Reuters) Lockheed Martin Corp is in the final stages of negotiating a deal worth more than $37 billion to sell a record 440 F-35 fighter jets to a group of 11 nations including the United States, two people familiar with the talks said. …
  5. Turkish gov’t accumulates TL 490 million in automatic BES

    Goodmorningturkey.com - Turkey 06.19 / 22:13 goodmorningturkey.com
    Turkish gov't accumulates TL 490 million in automatic BES The Turkish government has accumulated about TL 490 million ($140 million) in as short a time as six months thanks to automatic participation in the Individual Pension System (BES), Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Şimşek announced. The deputy prime minister recalled the fact that automatic participation, which has successful examples in the world, was integrated to the existing private pension system in January this year. Şimşek said th…
  6. Antalya district mayors say they weren’t allowed to go abroad for Moscow fair due to state of emergency

    Goodmorningturkey.com - Turkey 06.18 / 22:11 goodmorningturkey.com
    TOURISM >Antalya district mayors say they weren’t allowed to go abroad for Moscow fair due to state of emergencyANTALYA - Doğan News Agency AFP photo A number of district mayors from opposition parties in the Mediterranean Turkish province of Antalya have said they were not allowed to go abroad to attend a key recent tourism event in Moscow due to the ongoing state of emergency. Mayors from the main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) and the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) said th…
  7. Political turmoil finds artistic outlet at Basel fair

    Goodmorningturkey.com - Turkey 06.17 / 22:02 goodmorningturkey.com
    ARTS >Political turmoil finds artistic outlet at Basel fair BASEL, SWITZERLAND - Agence France-Presse Hundreds of glass bottles suspended in nets or hanging from chains hauntingly illustrate the horrors of the slave trade, while 40,000 golden bullets are poised menacingly above an egg-covered surface. The global political turmoil has left its mark on many of the works on display at this year’s Art Basel, the world’s biggest contemporary art fair. With allusions to mass-migration tra…
  8. The political economy of the Fed decision

    Goodmorningturkey.com - Turkey 06.17 / 22:02 goodmorningturkey.com
    The political economy of the Fed decision Articles COLUMNS Global repercussions of Qatar blockade COLUMNS From St. Petersburg with love COLUMNS Turkey is accelerating its global steps For approximately the last two weeks, we have been discussing the political economy of the Qatar blockade and analyzing the primary and secondary reasons for the Gulf crisis. In fact, we should apply the same methodology to all the events progressing one after another and to the decisions in other areas. …
  1. Iraqi forces storm Mosul's Old City in 'last chapter' operation

    Islamtimes.org - Iraq 06.18 / 10:14 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - Iraqi forces have stormed the northern city of Mosul’s Old City, the last bastion held by the Daesh terrorist group in the Arab c…
  2. Daesh training Izadi children as bombers and executioners: Kurdish official

    Islamtimes.org - Iraq 06.18 / 05:22 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - Over 1,600 Izadi children have been trained by the Daesh terrorist group as suicide bombers and executioners over the past three years, says a Kurdish…
  1. King Salman holds talks with Iraqi PM

    Saudigazette.com.sa - Saudi Arabia 06.19 / 21:06 saudigazette.com.sa
    MAKKAH – Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman held a session of talks with Iraqi Prime Minister Dr. Haider Al-Abadi at Al-Safa Palace in Makkah ‪Monday evening‬, Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported. During the meeting, they reviewed bilateral relations and discussed regional developments. Earlier in the day, Al-Abadi performed Umrah. – SPA The post King Salman holds talks with Iraqi PM appeared first on Saudi Gazette…
  2. Saudi Navy foils offshore terror bid, arrests 3 Iranians aboard 3 boats

    Saudigazette.com.sa - Saudi Arabia 06.19 / 21:06 saudigazette.com.sa
    Saudi Gazette report Riyadh — A Saudi official source confirmed that the Royal Saudi Naval Forces detained three elements from the Iranian Revolutionary Guard. They were on board a boat laden with explosives which was heading towards an oil platform in Marjan Oil Field in the Arabian Gulf on Friday. The boat was one of The post Saudi Navy foils offshore terror bid, arrests 3 Iranians aboard 3 boats appeared first on Saudi…
  3. Saudi Arabia condemns terrorist attack on London Worshipers

    Saudigazette.com.sa - Saudi Arabia 06.19 / 21:06 saudigazette.com.sa
    Jeddah – An official source at the Foreign Ministry condemned terrorist attack on worshipers near the Finsbury Park Mosque north of London. The source expressed his country’s firm rejection of all forms of terrorism and extremism. A van ploughed into worshipers near a London mosque on Monday, injuring 10 people in what Prime Minister Theresa The post Saudi Arabia condemns terrorist attack on London Worshipers appeared first on Saudi…
  4. Isolation of Qatar could last for years: Minister

    Saudigazette.com.sa - Saudi Arabia 06.19 / 21:06 saudigazette.com.sa
    PARIS — A United Arab Emirates (UAE) minister said on Monday that Qatar’s isolation could continue “for years” if it did not alter its foreign policy and said a list of their grievances would be completed in the next few days. Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt cut diplomatic ties and transport The post Isolation of Qatar could last for years: Minister appeared first on Saudi Gazette…
  5. Muslim World League condemns Qatari media incitement against its scholars

    Saudigazette.com.sa - Saudi Arabia 06.19 / 21:06 saudigazette.com.sa
    Makkah — The Muslim World League’s International Organization for Muslim Scholars has issued a statement condemning what they say is Qatari media campaign of incitement against its religious scholars. The statement issued early on Monday said it condemned several media outlets from Qatar for describing some of their Muslim scholars as “hypocrites to the faith”. The post Muslim World League condemns Qatari media incitement against its scholars appeared first on Saudi Gazette…
  6. Trump's Saudi embrace and Iran's disdain upend Obama's vision

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Saudi Arabia 06.19 / 14:01 yourmiddleeast.com
    Pointedly delivering his first foreign speech in Riyadh on Sunday, Trump praised the six-state Gulf Cooperation Council, specifically Saudi Arabia, for efforts to cut off funding to extremists while lambasting Iran as the "spearhead of terrorism".While the unpredictable Trump completed the visit to the region without committing a major gaffe, his approach "swept away the entire Obama legacy with the wave of a hand," said Thierry Coville, an Iran expert at the French Institute for…
  7. Van rams worshippers leaving London mosque, killing at least one

    Saudigazette.com.sa - Saudi Arabia 06.19 / 13:23 saudigazette.com.sa
    By Ritvik Carvalho and Costas Pitas LONDON — A van ploughed into worshippers leaving a London mosque on Monday, killing at least one person and injuring 10 others in what witnesses said was a deliberate attack on Muslims. The incident was being treated as a potential terrorist attack said Prime Minister Theresa May, which if The post Van rams worshippers leaving London mosque, killing at least one appeared first on Saudi G…
  8. Pakistani president, Bahrain PM praise King Salman for serving Islam

    Saudigazette.com.sa - Saudi Arabia 06.18 / 23:34 saudigazette.com.sa
    Saudi Gazette report Makkah – Pakistan’s President Mamnoon Hussain hailed the great efforts being made by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman in serving Islam and Muslims as well as in taking care of the Two Holy Mosques. The president made the remarks during his meeting with King Salman on Saturday at Safa The post Pakistani president, Bahrain PM praise King Salman for serving Islam appeared first on Saudi Gaz…
  1. Several killed, wounded in attack on police headquarters in eastern Afghanistan

    Islamtimes.org - Yemen 06.18 / 09:28 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - Taliban militants have staged a deadly two-phase attack on a police headquarters in eastern…
  2. Afghan Forces Thwart Major ISIS Plan to Establish Emirate

    Islamtimes.org - Yemen 06.18 / 05:09 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - Afghan forces have foiled a major plan by ISIS terrorist group to establish a so-called emirate known as Khorasan province in Afghanistan, the country’s acting Minister of Defense Tariq Shah Bahrami has s…
  1. No fall in Jordan’s Unemployment Rate Expected in 2017 – ILO

    Venturemagazine.me - Syria 06.19 / 17:01 venturemagazine.me
    Unemployment in Jordan and other Arab countries weighed down by the region’s twin security and refugee challenges will remain stuck at around 15 percent this year, the International Labour Organization (ILO) said in a new report “The unemployment rate for... The post No fall in Jordan’s Unemployment Rate Expected in 2017 – ILO appeared first on Venture Magaz…
  2. Escalation in Syria: U.S. Downs Syrian Plane, Iran Launches Missiles at ISIS

    Thetower.org - Syria 06.19 / 16:16 thetower.org
    Fighting in Syria escalated on Sunday as the United States downed a Syrian warplane that targeted ground forces fighting ISIS, while Iran launched missiles at ISIS targets in eastern Syria, The New York Times reported. Major shift fr #Obama: At least 5th US military attack against #Syria or #Iran-backed allies under #Trump Admin. https://t.co/YCemFowDxx — Robert Satloff […
  3. Features : Homs Countryside: Drought and Siege Result in Dire Grain Season

    Syrianobserver.com - Syria 06.19 / 09:34 syrianobserver.com
       Reduced production due to lack of rainfall and barricading of arable land by pro-regime forces, source explains to Iq…
  4. News : Syria Drafts NGO Law to Develop Sector Without Foreign Groups

    Syrianobserver.com - Syria 06.19 / 09:21 syrianobserver.com
       Social affairs and labor minster says draft law only concerns civil society groups inside the country and not international organizations, pro-regime outlet wr…
  5. Commentary : Opinion: Three Positive Changes Draw New Outlines for Defeat of the Aggressor

    Syrianobserver.com - Syria 06.19 / 08:32 syrianobserver.com
       Loyalist Al-Watan writes that events in Syria are witnessing a shift in favor of Assad as American and opposition forces, as well as those states which back them, deal with defeat and in…
  6. News : MSF Announces Plans to Resume Medical Operations in East Ghouta

    Syrianobserver.com - Syria 06.19 / 08:18 syrianobserver.com
       Aid organization says it will recommence support in the Damascus suburbs after suspending work due to violations, opposition website re…
  7. News : Assad's Onslaught on Daraa a 'Major Threat' to Political Solution: Coalition

    Syrianobserver.com - Syria 06.19 / 07:24 syrianobserver.com
       Opposition leader Riad Seif says Assad will lose the incentive to engage in dialogue if the regime is allowed to continue military action in Da…
  8. News : White Helmets Send Letter of Solidarity to London Fire Brigade

    Syrianobserver.com - Syria 06.19 / 07:07 syrianobserver.com
       Emergency workers in southern Syria publish statement lauding the work of the Fire Brigade in the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower in…
  1. Saudi and UAE pledge $100 million to Ivanka Trump womens' fund

    Yourmiddleeast.com - United Arab Emirates 06.19 / 14:01 yourmiddleeast.com
    World Bank president Jim Yong Kim announced the donation from both oil-rich Gulf states on Sunday, during a meeting between Ivanka Trump and a group of Saudi women, a member of the US delegation said.The idea of a fund providing microfinance to women in underdeveloped countries was floated by President Donald Trump's daughter and German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a conference in Berlin last…
  2. An Authentically Arabian Iftar Buffet Awaits You at SUQ, Four Seasons Resort

    Arabiangazette.com - UAE 06.17 / 22:12 arabiangazette.com
    An Authentically Arabian Iftar Buffet Awaits You at SUQ, Four Seasons Resort This Ramadan enjoy an authentic Arabian iftar buffet at Suq, Four Seasons Resort, Jumeirah, Dubai. This Ramadan season, if you are looking for that extraordinary dining experience then we highly recommend trying the Iftar Buffet at SUQ Restaurant, Four Seasons Resort, Dubai. This beachfront resort surrounded by lushly landscaped gardens […] Arabian Gazette…
  1. VIDEO: How the Media Turned Palestinian Terrorists into Victims

    Unitedwithisrael.org - Israel 06.19 / 22:08 unitedwithisrael.org
    What does it take for the media to correct their biased, anti-Israel…
  2. OPINION: The Truth About Israel vs. Fake News

    Unitedwithisrael.org - Israel 06.19 / 22:08 unitedwithisrael.org
    Recognition that Israel is the longest-standing subject of fake news is long…
  3. Palestinian Leaders: Stipends for Terrorists Non-Negotiable

    Unitedwithisrael.org - Israel 06.19 / 22:08 unitedwithisrael.org
    'This issue is not subject to US-Israeli extortion,' a leading Palestinian official said regarding pressure on the PA to stop funding…
  4. Comprehensive Book on Palestinian History Published – Full of Blank Pages

    Unitedwithisrael.org - Israel 06.19 / 22:08 unitedwithisrael.org
    A new and comprehensive scholarly work reveals the truth about the Palestinians'…
  5. VIDEO: What Do American Football Celebrities Think of Israel?

    Unitedwithisrael.org - Israel 06.19 / 22:08 unitedwithisrael.org
    What do football celebrities Joe Montana, Jerome Bettis, and Roger Staubach think about…
  6. Most of Iran’s missiles missed Syrian targets

    Jerusalemonline.com - Israel 06.19 / 22:07 jerusalemonline.com
    Three of the seven missiles that Iran fired at militant groups in eastern Syria last night landed in Iraq. A fourth missile missed its target by hundreds of…
  7. London car ramming terrorist: Father of 4

    Jerusalemonline.com - Israel 06.19 / 22:07 jerusalemonline.com
    The man arrested for the car ramming attack against Muslim worshippers is Wales native and father of four, Darren Osborne. Witnesses said that Osborne yelled “Im going to kill all Muslims” before his arr…
  8. Why wasn’t Hadas Malka wearing protective neck gear?

    Jerusalemonline.com - Israel 06.19 / 22:07 jerusalemonline.com
    Hadas Malka, who was stabbed to death at Jerusalems Damascus Gate on Friday, was not wearing the protective neck gear that could have saved her life. According to the Israel Police, the neck protectors limit the officers movement and flexibility and therefore they are not ordered to wear…
  1. Moderate conditions forecast until Wednesday

    En.ammonnews.net - Jordan 06.19 / 22:01 en.ammonnews.net
    AMMONNEWS - Moderate conditions are expected to prevail on Monday in the hilly areas, while it will be relatively hot in the Badia regions and hot in the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea, according to the Jordan Metrological Department (JMD) daily brief.A slight drop in mercury levels is…
  2. King meets religious Jerusalemite figures

    En.ammonnews.net - Jordan 06.19 / 12:59 en.ammonnews.net
    AMMONNEWS - His Majesty King Abdullah II on Sunday affirmed that Jordan will continue to exert relentless efforts to support the steadfastness of Jerusalemites and bring about peace that guarantees the establishment of an independent Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital.During…
  3. Jordan condemns Israeli police', extremists' storming of Al-Aqsa Mosque yards

    En.ammonnews.net - Jordan 06.19 / 12:41 en.ammonnews.net
    AMMONNEWS - Jordan on Sunday condemned the storming of Al-Aqsa Mosque / Al-Haram Al-Sharif yards by large numbers of Israeli security forces and extremist groups and assaulting worshippers and closing the doors of Al-Qibli Mosque.State Minister for Media Affairs Mohammad al-Momani said such…
  4. King orders raise of housing loan for military, security personnel

    En.ammonnews.net - Jordan 06.19 / 01:43 en.ammonnews.net
    AMMONNEWS - Upon a directive by His Majesty King Abdullah, the Supreme Commander of the Jordan Armed Forces- Arab Army, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Lt. Gen. Mahmoud Freihat, asked concerned authorities and directorates to look into raising the military housing loan for officers,…
  5. New ministers take the oath of office

    En.ammonnews.net - Jordan 06.19 / 01:11 en.ammonnews.net
    AMMONNEWS - A Royal Decree was issued Sunday approving a reshuffle in the government of Prime Minister Hani Al Mulki.In the decree, citing article 35 of the constitution and upon the recommendation of the prime minister, His Majesty King Abdullah ordered the appointment of the following: Mrs.…
  6. King to begin France visit Monday

    En.ammonnews.net - Jordan 06.19 / 01:11 en.ammonnews.net
    AMMONNEWS - His Majesty King Abdullah II will start a working visit to France on Monday during which he will hold talks with French President, Emmanuel Macron, on regional and international developments, as well as ways to boost cooperation between the two…
  7. Pleasant weather forecast

    En.ammonnews.net - Jordan 06.19 / 01:11 en.ammonnews.net
    AMMONNEWS - Moderate conditions will remain Thursday across much of the country with northwesterly moderate winds.According to the Jordan Meteorological Department (JMD), similar weather conditions will continue to prevail on Friday in the hilly areas, while it will be relatively hot in the…
  8. Firefighters put out grassland fire in northwestern Amman

    En.ammonnews.net - Jordan 06.19 / 00:58 en.ammonnews.net
    AMMONNEWS - Firefighters assisted by military helicopters managed to put out a blaze that engulfed tens of donums of grass- and woodland in Al-Kamalyah, northwest of Amman.The Civil Defense Department said there were no injuries and the damage was limited to woodland. It added that it took…
  1. Israel Reduces Power to Gaza in Compliance With Palestinian Authority Request

    Thetower.org - Hamas 06.19 / 19:28 thetower.org
    Israeli on Monday reduced the amount of electricity it is providing to the Gaza Strip, in compliance with a request from the Palestinian Authority, The Times of Israel reported. The Palestinian Energy and Natural Resources Authority (PENRA) announced that Israel would reduce the amount of power it provides to the Gaza Strip, which is governed…
  2. Saudi Arabia, Israel to establish economic relations for first time

    Islamtimes.org - Palestine 06.18 / 05:22 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - Saudi Arabia and the Israeli regime are in clandestine talks to establish official economic relations for the first time since the entity was created on the Palestinian territories some 69 years ago, a report…
  1. Lebanon nabs 7 suspected Daesh-linked terrorists, dismantles terror network

    Islamtimes.org - Lebanon 06.19 / 19:09 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - Lebanese authorities have arrested seven suspected terrorists affiliated with the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group, destroyed their terror network and foiled a number of planned mass…
  2. Bassil Lauds Hizbullah, Hariri on Electoral Law, Calls for 'More Restraints'

    Naharnet.com - Lebanon 06.19 / 15:56 naharnet.com
    Free Patriotic Movement chief Jebran Bassil on Monday credited Hizbullah and Prime Minister Saad Hariri for the approval of the new electoral law, which the FPM says will improve Christian representation in…
  3. Gay Lebanese scrap pride event because of threats

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Lebanon 06.19 / 14:01 yourmiddleeast.com
    It was part of Lebanon and the Arab world's first week-long festival to denounce discrimination against the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) community.Initially the Beirut Pride group wanted to organise a kind of gay pride rally in the northern coastal town of Batroun, but fearing a backlash from police they dropped the…
  4. Aoun Signs Decree Opening Extraordinary Legislative Session

    Naharnet.com - Lebanon 06.19 / 12:37 naharnet.com
    President Michel Aoun on Monday signed a decree opening an extraordinary legislative session from June 21 to October…
  5. General Security Arrests IS Militant Plotting Suicide Attack

    Naharnet.com - Lebanon 06.19 / 12:37 naharnet.com
    General Security announced Monday the arrest of a Lebanese member of the terrorist Islamic State group who was plotting to carry out a “suicide bombing” in the cou…
  6. Qassem Stresses Firmness of Hizbullah-FPM Alliance

    Naharnet.com - Lebanon 06.19 / 12:37 naharnet.com
    Hizbullah deputy chief Sheikh Naim Qassem has stressed that the alliance between Hizbullah and the Free Patriotic Movement is “built on firm foundations, not short-lived i…
  7. Berri Hails Aoun's Call for Baabda Consultative Meeting

    Naharnet.com - Lebanon 06.19 / 12:37 naharnet.com
    Speaker Nabih Berri has welcomed President Michel Aoun's call for a meeting in Baabda among the leaders of the political parties that are represented in…
  8. Franjieh to Visit Baabda for First Time since Aoun's Election

    Naharnet.com - Lebanon 06.19 / 09:59 naharnet.com
    Marada Movement chief MP Suleiman Franjieh's participation in a Baabda meeting called for by President Michel Aoun is expected to receive significant media coverage on Thursday along with the key talks that will gather the leaders of the parties represented in…
  1. H E Yousuf bin Alawi launches Oman's new eVisa service

    Muscatdaily.com - Oman 06.19 / 19:51 muscatdaily.com
    People of 67 countries, GCC residents in 116 professions to benefit in the first…
  2. Royal Cavalry’s Nafees wins Qatar Derby race

    Muscatdaily.com - Oman 06.19 / 19:51 muscatdaily.com
    Royal Cavalry of Oman’s Nafees won the prestigious Qatar Derby des Pur-Sang Arabes de 4ans (Gr1 PA) in Chantilly, France on S…
  3. Omantel extends support to Salalah Tourism Festival

    Muscatdaily.com - Oman 06.19 / 05:24 muscatdaily.com
    Omantel, the leading telecom provider in Oman, has announced its participation and sponsorship of the Salalah Tourism Festival to be held from June 30 to August 31 this…
  4. Grand Millennium Hotel keeps Oman’s legacy

    Muscatdaily.com - Oman 06.19 / 05:24 muscatdaily.com
    Amidst the lavish interior, plush pastel furnishings, elements of glass and metal workmanship, an intriguing design clones itself around the hotel’s l…
  5. Waljat College honours staff with awards for their performance

    Muscatdaily.com - Oman 06.19 / 05:24 muscatdaily.com
    Waljat College of Applied Sciences recognises and awards the staff for their best performance every…
  6. Khimji’s Watches announces exciting Ramadan offers

    Muscatdaily.com - Oman 06.19 / 05:24 muscatdaily.com
    To commemorate the holy month of Ramadan, Khimji’s Watches has launched the Ramadan P…
  7. Malabar Gold & Diamonds strengthens its CSR initiatives

    Muscatdaily.com - Oman 06.19 / 05:24 muscatdaily.com
    Malabar Gold & Diamonds, one among the Big 5 global jewellery retailer strengthens its CSR activities in Oman this Ramadan, embracing the spirit of…
  8. Ooredoo Goodwill Journey starts second week in Seeb, heads south of sultanate

    Muscatdaily.com - Oman 06.19 / 05:07 muscatdaily.com
    After a weekend spent attending to the Goodwill convoy vehicles and preparing for the second leg of the Ooredoo Goodwill Journey, a second team of volunteers set out for Seeb to a lively send-off from the Ooredoo headquarters at Muscat Grand…
  1. Bahrain Dissolves Opposition Group Totally Silencing All Peaceful Voices: Rights Group

    Islamtimes.org - Bahrain 06.19 / 06:17 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - A Bahraini court on Wednesday ordered the dissolution of the National Democratic Action Society opposition group, also known as Waad, and the seizure of its assets, as the western-backed Al Khalifa regime is heading for "total suppression of Human…
  2. Bahrain approves military trial for civilians

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Bahrain 06.18 / 21:12 yourmiddleeast.com
    The 40-seat Shura Council, the upper parliamentary chamber appointed by the king in the Gulf state, unanimously approved an amendment to Article 105, members of the council told AFP.The amendment drops a clause limiting military trials to members of the armed forces or other security branches. Civilians charged with "damaging public interest" or with terrorism, a vague legal term, could now face courts…