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Middle East

41 killed as ISIS hits Shia cultural centre in Kabul

The ISIS has claimed responsibility for the gruesome assault.

29 Dec 2017 2:10 AM

Uber driver accused of murder says raped UK woman for ‘wearing short skirt’

Hawchieh had untowardly images and videos of ‘taking part in a sex act with a fish,’ on his Facebook profile.

28 Dec 2017 4:07 PM

Tax-free promiseland disappearing: UAE, Saudi to impose VAT from 2018

Along with higher education in UAE, VAT will apply to food, clothes, electronics, gasoline, phone, water, electricity bills, hotel bookings.

27 Dec 2017 3:23 PM

Yemen: Saudi-led coalition airstrike kills 25, including children

The attack, which wounded at least 30 others, is part of an air campaign against Iran-backed rebels, known as Houthis.

27 Dec 2017 10:03 AM

Return of Israeli-Arab hostilities can only flare up regressive passions

The fledgling peace process in the region could implode with the furies over the expected outrage from such a move in the Arab world.

27 Dec 2017 1:12 AM

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu to be tour guide to Christian pilgrims

A Christmas Eve video showed Benjamin Netanyahu against the backdrop of East Jerusalem which has Jewish, Christian and Muslim shrines.

25 Dec 2017 2:46 PM

Christmas lights dimmed by tensions in Bethlehem after Trump’s Jerusalem move

‘Dozens of groups have pulled out of planned visits to Bethlehem after being scared off by the announcement and subsequent violence.

24 Dec 2017 2:04 PM

UN ‘house of lies,’ says Netanyahu before Jerusalem vote

Netanyahu, in his speech, thanked Trump and Haley for ‘their brave and uncompromising stance.’

21 Dec 2017 8:28 PM

US air strikes in Yemen kills Al-Qaeda propaganda chief

Strikes came as Washington revealed that US forces have carried out more than 120 air strikes against jihadists in Yemen.

21 Dec 2017 8:03 PM

Reporter claims Netanyahu called to apologise for mimicry during speech

Netanyahu mimicked veteran journalist Moshe Nussbaum of Channel 2 News.

21 Dec 2017 2:41 PM