Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 | Last Update : 06:11 PM IST

Middle East

Indian man dies of heart attack in Dubai before flying home

However, the man was not seen outside his room in the company's staff accommodation in Sharjah for a couple of days.

25 Jul 2017 3:55 PM

Post Muslim prostest, Israel removes metal detectors from Jerusalem holy site

A work crew removed the metal detectors from one entrance to the compound in the early hours.

25 Jul 2017 2:54 PM

Pan-Islamic body to meet over clash in Jerusalem

'The issue of the Al-Aqsa mosque is a red line', the Jeddah-based OIC said in a statement after a meeting in the Saudi Red Sea city.

24 Jul 2017 6:58 PM

After Mosul victory, Iraq mulls future of Shiite militias

The government-sanctioned groups became known as the Popular Mobilization Forces, known as Hashed al-Shaabi in Arabic.

24 Jul 2017 5:54 PM

Bodies of ISIS terrorists lie in freezers, countries refuse to claim them

Islamic State has now been defeated in its main stronghold in the Iraqi city of Mosul and is under pressure in Syrian city of Raqqa.

24 Jul 2017 1:32 PM

2 Jordanians killed, 1 Israeli wounded at Israeli embassy in Amman

Police earlier said one person had died and two were injured in the incident in the residential Rabiyeh neighbourhood of Amman.

24 Jul 2017 11:47 AM

No-one has any interest in prolonging gulf crisis: Turkey's Erdogan

Crucially, Turkey is in the throes of setting up a military base in Qatar, its only such outpost in the region.

23 Jul 2017 2:10 PM

Iran rejects US threats over detained Americans

Washington and Tehran severed diplomatic relations in 1980 when US embassy staff were taken hostage for 444 days.

23 Jul 2017 9:15 AM

Egypt kills 30 extremists in Sinai, says military

Egypt has struggled to quash attacks led by ISIS, after the army ousted Islamist President Mohamed Morsi in 2013.

22 Jul 2017 5:00 PM

Qatar's ruler voices willingness to talk to Arab nations over Gulf crisis

On June 5, Sunni-ruled Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt cut ties with Qatar accusing it of backing extremism.

22 Jul 2017 11:58 AM