Monday, 28th July 2014
International
  • Israeli war jets strike Gaza targets in response to rockets firing
    19th June 2014
    Israeli war jets carried out successive airstrikes early on Thursday morning on training facilities that belong to Islamic Hamas movement in northern Gaza Strip and on Gaza city, security officials said. Several ...
  • Indonesian in abu dhabi tests positive for MERS
    18th June 2014
    An Indonesian man has tested positive for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (Mers CoV) in Abu Dhabi, confirmed the Indonesian Ministry of Health. "An Indonesian man tested positive for Mers CoV, and he is still ...
  • 42 still missing in boat sinking accident in Malaysia
    18th June 2014
    Forty-two people were still missing after a boat carrying 97 Indonesian nationals sank about 2 nautical miles (around 3.7 km) near Sungai Air Hitam off the western coast of Malaysia early Wednesday morning, according to local ...
  • 12 killed in bomb attacks in Baghdad
    18th June 2014
    At least 12 people were killed and 47 others wounded in separate bomb explosions in the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Thursday, a police source said. Seven civilians were killed and 31 others injured when a car bomb exploded ...
  • 3 divers dead off Malta Sea
    18th June 2014
    Three divers lost their lives while diving in Maltas second largest island Gozo in less than five hours on Tuesday, according to local report. Two British divers were brought to shore and were found dead after a group of 4 ...
  • WHO says MERS virus outbreak of concern before haj
    17th June 2014
    An outbreak of deadly MERS virus infections remains a serious public health problem, the World Health Organisation said on Tuesday, but an upsurge in cases is abating and the disease does not constitute a global emergency. The ...
  • Kiev seeks to buy gas from Europe after Russia cut-off
    17th June 2014
    A Ukrainian delegation will travel Tuesday to Budapest in a bid to woo European firms into selling them gas, state-own group Naftogaz said Monday, after Moscow cut supplies to Kiev. "European companies are ready to provide ...
  • Jordanian prince becomes UN`s next rights chief
    17th June 2014
    The UN General Assembly Monday approved the nomination of Jordans Prince Zeid al-Hussein as the next human rights chief, making him the first Muslim and Arab to hold the post. The top diplomat, currently Ammans ambassador to ...
  • U.S. rules out military coordination with Iran over Iraq
    17th June 2014
    The United States on Monday ruled out coordination with Iran over military actions against Islamic militants in Iraq, despite Washingtons declared willingness to have a military cooperation with Tehran. "Were not talking ...
  • Russia threatens to cut off Ukraine`s gas after talks fail
    16th June 2014
    EU-brokered gas talks between Moscow and Kiev broke up on Monday without an agreement and Russia will halt its supplies if Ukraine fails to make a $1.95 billion payment by 0600 GMT, a Gazprom official told AFP. "We reached ...