Monday, Oct 23, 2017 | Last Update : 01:42 PM IST

Middle East

Even 10 Trumps can’t stop N-deal benefits: Hassan Rouhani

Trump was expected to take new action against Iran’s Revolutionary Guards and the Iranian backed Shia militant group Hezbollah.

08 Oct 2017 5:18 AM

Israel minister on India trip to woo Bollywood producers

The Israeli minister would also be meeting minister of state for external affairs, M.J. Akbar.

06 Oct 2017 2:16 AM

'Battle of sexes': Saudi Arabia men react to ban lifted on women driving

The decision of lifting ban was led by Prince Mohammed, who styles himself as a reformer to set the country on the road to civil liberty.

04 Oct 2017 5:56 PM

Kuwait Emir frees 22 Indian prisoners; commutes sentences of 97

Indian mission said that it would provide all possible assistance for their travel to India after their release or completion of sentences.

02 Oct 2017 4:54 PM

UAE woman saves Indian driver's life by using Islamic robe to put out fire

Al Sharhan, head of the ambulance and rescue section, said they want to honour the bravery of the 'abaya woman'.

02 Oct 2017 2:58 PM

Iraqi PM to defend Kurds against attack

Abadi adviser, who asked to remain anonymous, said that the premier was referring to either an internal or external attack.

02 Oct 2017 4:01 AM

Saudi Arabian university to open first driving school for women

Saudi Arabia, which was the only country in the world to forbid female drivers, recently allowed women to drive.

01 Oct 2017 6:17 PM

ISIS chief Baghdadi calls on jihadists to 'resist' enemies in apparent recording

Rumours have abounded about Baghdadi's own health and movements, but his whereabouts remain unclear.

29 Sep 2017 8:17 AM

Saudi minister says lifting ban on women drivers will reduce car crashes

Saudi announced on Tuesday was seen by rights activists as an emblem of their suppression in the kingdom where Islam originated.

28 Sep 2017 7:37 PM

Women on wheels: Saudi Arabia allows females to drive from next year

The kingdom was the only the country in the world to bar women from driving and for years had garnered negative publicity internationally.

27 Sep 2017 8:32 AM