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'Firing one bullet at Iran' will 'set fire' to US interests: Iran general

Iran warned the US that any aggression against the Islamic republic would have serious consequences for US interests in the region.

22 Jun 2019 3:30 PM

‘Will respond firmly to US threat,’ says Iran after Trump called off strike

Tension between Tehran and Washington has spiked since Thursday when an Iranian missile destroyed a US Global Hawk surveillance drone.

22 Jun 2019 1:33 PM

Airlines reroute flights after Iran downs US military drone

Trump said the US was 'cocked and loaded' to attack three sites in Iran before he halted the assault over concerns about casualties.

22 Jun 2019 10:10 AM

5 Taliban terrorists killed by Afghan forces in Faryab province

The anti-terrorist operation was carried out in the Dara-e-Shakh area of Gurziwan district in the wee hours of Friday.

21 Jun 2019 1:34 PM

'Engaged in spying': Iran writes to UN over US drone

Iranian military gave repeated radio warnings to US drone before downing it after it entered country's airspace, Sputnik reported.

21 Jun 2019 10:34 AM

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28 including 17 civilians killed in regime attacks in Syria

The latest violence comes after UN chief Antonio Guterres called Tuesday on Russia and Turkey to 'stabilise the situation' in Idlib region.

20 Jun 2019 10:23 AM

'Have shot down US drone over our territory,' says Iran

The development comes at a time of heightened tensions between Tehran and US owing to a recent attack on two oil tankers in Gulf of Oman.

20 Jun 2019 10:01 AM

'Found naked with burn marks on body'; Indian couple starves mother to death in Dubai

A forensic doctor said that the elderly woman weighed just 29 kg at the time of her death, the report added.

20 Jun 2019 9:43 AM

Egypt to chair meeting on Sudanese crisis in Ethopia today

Protests -- first against the Omar al-Bashir regime and now Transitional Military Council (TMC) -- have been ongoing since months in Sudan.

20 Jun 2019 9:07 AM

Khashoggi's killers will pay the price, says Turkish President

The special rapporteur, however, does not make any conclusions over the role of the Saudi Crown Prince and King in the murder case.

20 Jun 2019 8:56 AM

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‘Has sacrificial lamb arrived?’: UN cites new recordings in Jamal Khashoggi murder

Mutreb and 10 others are now on trial in closed hearings in Saudi Arabia for their role.

20 Jun 2019 8:49 AM

Egypt accuses UN of seeking to 'politicise' Morsi death

This comes two days after the death of former president of Egypt, Mohammad Morsi who suddenly died in court.

19 Jun 2019 4:51 PM

'Will breach uranium stockpile limits within 10 days,' says Iran

White House spokesman said the plan amounted to 'nuclear blackmail' and must be met with increased international pressure.

18 Jun 2019 10:15 AM

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu inaugurates Golan settlement, names after Donald Trump

Israel annexed the area in a move never recognised by the international community.

17 Jun 2019 8:47 AM

Israel PM Netanyahu’s wife convicted of misusing public funds

Sara Netanyahu was found guilty of exploiting the mistake of another person and ordered to pay a fine and compensation.

16 Jun 2019 3:32 PM

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Saudi Crown Prince blames Iran of attacking tankers in Gulf of Oman

The incident has simmered the tensions in the Persian Gulf region.

16 Jun 2019 2:42 PM

7 killed, 15 injured in air strikes by Assad regime in Syria

More than 370,000 people were killed and millions were displaced in Syria and abroad since the beginning of the Syrian war in March 2011.

16 Jun 2019 1:24 PM

India-Israel ties in 'upward trajectory' courtesy Modi-Bibi equation: Indian envoy

Ties between India and Israel, into the 27th year now, strengthened with Modi's historic visit in 2017 during first term, Kapoor told.

16 Jun 2019 12:13 PM

Indian man dies of heart attack while swimming near beach in Dubai

John Preetam Paul, who hailed from Bengaluru, was with his three children and relatives when the incident happened on Saturday.

16 Jun 2019 11:58 AM

Indian boy in UAE falls asleep in school bus, dies: report

Mohamed Farhan Faisal, who hailed from Kerala, was a student of Islamic Centre in Al Quoz.

16 Jun 2019 11:39 AM

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