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Photo: Syrian girl grabs baby sister from shirt in bombed building’s rubble

The girls are part of a family of eight, consisting of two parents and six sisters.

27 Jul 2019 9:03 AM

Pakistan to send its first astronaut to space in 2022: Minister

Last year, Pakistan launched two indigenously-built satellites into the orbit, using a Chinese launch vehicle.

25 Jul 2019 5:17 PM

Israel begins demolition of Palestinian homes in Jerusalem

Palestinians accuse Israel of using security as pretext to force them out as part of long-term efforts to expand settlements and roads.

22 Jul 2019 1:09 PM

Iran says captured 17 CIA spies, some sentenced to death

Intelligence Ministry says it had broken up a CIA spying ring and captured 17 suspects.

22 Jul 2019 1:07 PM

Benjamin Netanyahu to visit India in September to meet PM Modi

Some analysts in Israel believe that the meeting with PM Modi is meant to prop up his campaign right before the polls.

21 Jul 2019 6:17 PM

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9 Indian men stranded in UAE after accepting fake job offers

A Kerala men, who are currently stranded in Al Ain and Ajman, claim they met an agent on WhatsApp and paid up to Rs 70,000 for visas to UAE.

21 Jul 2019 12:49 PM

Indians among 23 crew members on British tanker seized by Iran

A year after the US pulled out of the deal, Iran announced its partial withdrawal from the agreement.

20 Jul 2019 8:58 AM

Tehran denies Trump's claim that US Naval vessel destroyed Iranian drone

‘All of (Iran's) drones... have safely returned to their bases,’ said an armed forces spokesman Brigadier General Abolfazl Shekarchi.

19 Jul 2019 6:42 PM

12 Israeli tourists held in Cyprus over alleged gangrape of UK teen

The court hearing was conducted behind closed doors as one of the suspects is a minor aged under 18.

19 Jul 2019 9:50 AM

Woman boards luggage belt assuming it'll take her to plane; see video

The video has gone viral after it was posted to social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook.

18 Jul 2019 4:30 PM

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Woman boards luggage belt assuming it'll take her to plane; see video

The video has gone viral after it was posted to social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook.

18 Jul 2019 4:30 PM

Turkish diplomat killed by unidentified gunman in Iraq

No one has claimed responsibility for the attack.

17 Jul 2019 9:18 PM

Smuggling through border cannot be fully stopped, says Border Guards Bangladesh

He made the remarks while briefing reporters on cross-border smuggling and killing of Bangladesh nationals.

15 Jul 2019 7:18 PM

9 Indian crew members rescued from UAE boat fire return to India

The crew members were sent back to India on Saturday, the Consulate General of India in Dubai tweeted.

15 Jul 2019 4:38 PM

Seized Iranian tanker will be released if oil isn't going to Syria: UK's Jeremy Hunt

The comments by Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt late Saturday could help de-escalate tensions that have spiked in recent days.

15 Jul 2019 2:19 PM

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After Russian missile purchase, Erdogan Says Trump should 'find middle ground'

Despite Trump's warm words, US officials said last week the administration still planned to act.

15 Jul 2019 2:11 PM

Qatar opens biggest coast guard base amid US-Iran standoff

Qatar, a key US ally in the region, is home to Washington's largest Middle East military base.

15 Jul 2019 12:44 PM

Agony of Yazidi women torn between IS kids, or return home

Dozens of Yazidi women and girls systematically raped, sold and married off to jihadists after being abducted.

14 Jul 2019 5:16 PM

Thousands mourn protesters killed in Sudan raid

Many lit candles, some floated balloons while hundreds bathed area in sea of light, holding their phones aloft as torches chanting slogans.

14 Jul 2019 2:05 PM

Clean them or pay fine! Dubai to impose heavy penalty for dirty cars

This step is taken by the Municipality to preserve its aesthetics and ensure that the city remains attractive for tourists.

13 Jul 2019 2:27 PM

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