Fri, 18 Jan 2019

Kenya suffers deadly Al Shabaab attack: Seven killed

NAIROBI, Kenya - The Al Qaeda-linked Somali militant group, Al Shabaab has claimed responsibility for an attack at a luxury ...

Comelec, other agencies, faith-based groups push SAFE polls

MAASIN CITY, Jan. 18 (PIA) -- A multi-sectoral gathering of individuals and organizations braved the cool dawn breeze, rising up ...

France to remain 'military engaged' in Middle East: Macron

Paris [France], Jan 18 (ANI): Noting the recent attack by the Islamic State (ISIS) in northern Syria that claimed 16 ...

Sindhis call for independence from Pak on GM Syed's 115th B'day

Sann [Pakistan], Jan 17 (ANI): A large number of Sindhi activists carried out an anti-Pakistan protest march on the 115th ...

Israeli Mystery Man Who Could Challenge Netanyahu Speaks, Briefly

JERUSALEM A former Israeli military chief seen as a potential challenger to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has generated buzz without ...

Kumbh 2019: Muslim who gives light to Hindu Akhadas

Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan 17 (ANI): In another shining example of unity in diversity, a Muzaffarnagar resident has been ...

Kyrgyzstan: Another week, another anti-China rally

Hundreds rallied outside government offices in Kyrgyzstans capital on January 17 in a fresh show of unease at the presence ...

Hundreds Protest In Bishkek Against Chinese Migrants

BISHKEK -- Hundreds of activists have gathered in the center of the Kyrgyz capital to protest against what they called ...

A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on January 17

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Thursday, January 17, and picked headlines from ...

EXPLAINER: Who are al-Shabaab attackers of Kenya hotel?

The overnight attack on a hotel complex in Nairobi that left 14 dead was quickly claimed by the Islamic extremist ...

Iran, Iraq to Raise Trade Volume to $20 Billion

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Tehran and Baghdad can increase annual trade volume to 20 billion dollars and ...

US Arrest of Press TV's Journo Violates Freedom of Expression: Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has dismissed the US detention of a journalist of the Iranian English-speaking television news ...

Canadian Kidnapped in Northern Burkina Faso

OUAGADOUGOU A Canadian national was kidnapped in an area of Burkina Faso that the government has warned is under growing ...

Germany's far-right party under lens

Berlin [Germany], Jan 17 (ANI): Some sections of far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party will be put under surveillance, said ...

Nairobi attack sparked by Trump's Jerusalem move - Al-Shabaab

The Al-Shabaab militant group said it carried out the deadly attack on a Nairobi hotel and office complex in retaliation ...

Little Blue Fatwa: Tajik Religious Leaders Give Blessing To Viagra

Tajikistan's Council of Ulema has given its blessing to anti-impotence drugs such as Viagra, arguing that the pills could help ...

Iran Warns Israel: Dont Play with Lion's Tail

The IRGC commander calls funny the Israeli premiers warning to Iranian forces to leave Syria saying that the Islamic Republic ...

Egypt kills 5 suspected militants in Sinai: ministry

Egyptian police killed five suspected Islamic militants in North Sinai, where security forces are fighting an insurgency led by an ...

U.S.-Led Coalition Patrol Suffers Casualties In Syria Blast

U.S. forces were killed in a blast in northern Syria on January 16, the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State ...

Iran Condemns US for Detaining Press TV Journalist

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has condemned the US for detaining an anchor of the Iranian English-language television news ...

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Australian International School in Sharjah charged after pupil dies

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - A court in Sharjah on Thursday commenced proceedings against an Australian international school and six ...

UAE was prepared to host Saddam Hussein

DUBAI, UAE - The Vice President of the United Arab Emirates and the Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid ...

ISIS suicide bombing targets U.S. soldiers in Syria's Manbij

DAMASCUS, Syria - The Islamic State militant group has claimed a deadly suicide bombing that targeted the U.S.-led coalition troops ...

After defying U.S. warnings, Iran's bold satellite launch fails

TEHRAN, Iran - Merely days after receiving a warning from authorities in Washington, against undertaking planned launches, Iran has announced ...

No war, but soldiers are dying on borders: Mohan Bhagwat

Nagpur (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 18 (ANI): RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said requisite steps need to combat killings on the border, ...

Senior Republican Senator blasts Trump-Pelosi 'sophomoric' exchange

Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 18 (ANI): Senior Republican Senator Lindsey Graham slammed US President Donald Trump and Speaker Nancy Pelosi's ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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