CAIRO: An Egyptian court on Monday ruled that former president Hosni Mubarak’s two sons could be released from prison while awaiting an appeal for a case involving the theft of state funds, judicial s
ISTANBUL: Hundreds of people chanting anti-government slogans marched toward a mosque in an Istanbul suburb on Monday for the funeral of several victims of the twin suicide bombings which killed at le
BEIJING: China supports Syria in safeguarding its sovereignty and territorial integrity and opposes “easy interference” in other countries’ internal affairs, the foreign minister said on Monday while
GAZA CITY: An Israeli airstrike in Gaza killed a pregnant Palestinian woman and her toddler, drawing a warning Sunday from Hamas, as unrest spun further toward a full-scale uprising.
DUBAI: A major initiative was launched on Sunday to turn Dubai into a disability friendly city by 2020.
ANKARA: Turkey is targeting Daesh in investigations of a double suicide bombing in Ankara that killed up to 128 people, officials said on Sunday, while opponents of President Tayyip Erdogan blamed him
BEIRUT: Thousands of Lebanese rallied at the presidential palace outside Beirut on Sunday in a show of support for Christian politician Michel Aoun, pressing their demand for him to fill the presidenc
BAGHDAD: Eight senior figures from the Daesh group were killed in an air strike while meeting in a town in western Iraq, but the group’s reclusive leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi did not appear to be amon
JERUSALEM: An Israeli airstrike killed a pregnant Palestinian woman and her 2-year-old daughter in Gaza Sunday, a Gaza health official said, while in the West Bank, a Palestinian woman detonated an ex
RIYADH: A unified visa for the six member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) may be available from the middle of next year, said GCC officials here.
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