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 2017-01-23 18:45 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Former President George H.W. Bush health improves, moving out of Houston ICU... +

The health of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, 92, has improved and he will move out of the intensive care unit on Monday of a Houston hospital where he has been treated for more than a week for pneumonia, doctors said...

 2017-01-23 18:43 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Syrian Adviser: Trump Incapable of Managing US Affairs... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) A senior adviser to Syrian Prime Minister Imad Khamis questioned recent remarks made by Donald Trump during his swearing-in as the 45th president of the US, saying that he is unable to manage his countrys affairs....

 2017-01-23 18:39 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait keen on expanding cooperation with NATO - Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled... +
 2017-01-23 18:33 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Hero Firemen Remember Lost Comrades... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) 100 hours after collapse of a blazing high-rise in Tehran, firefighters still hope to find comrades trapped in a mass of smoldering rubble. The 17-story Plasco building in central Tehran was razed to the ground on January 19 after a massi...

 2017-01-23 18:26 

Al Jazeera

Israel's Livni skips Belgium trip amid threat of arrest... +

Ex-foreign minister cancels Brussels visit after prosecutors said they would question her over war crimes allegations....

 2017-01-23 18:25 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahrain: 117 Days on Detainee Disappearance, Criminal Investigations Refuses to Provide Information... +

The family of detainee Fadel Abbass said that they were unable to see him since his arrest 117 days ago, indicating that the last call they received from him was in December 10, 2017, when he was still held in the criminal investigations directorate build...

 2017-01-23 18:24 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

May to defed Iran nuclear deal in talks with Trump... +

London. Jan 23, IRNA -- British Prime Minister, Theresa May, will express her support for the Iran nuclear deal when she meets US President, Donald Trump, on friday, her spokeswoman said....

 2017-01-23 18:20 

Gulf Times

Ancient treasures recovered in Europol crackdown... +

Police from 18 countries recovered over 3,500 stolen works of art and ancient artefacts of great cultural importance in a joint operation last year, the European police agency said Monday....

 2017-01-23 18:20 

Ynetnews

Trump moves to pull US out of Pacific-Rim trade deal... +

US President Donald Trump moved to pull the United States out of the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact Monday, dealing a quick blow to Barack Obama's legacy as the new chief executive began fulfilling campaign promises in his first full we...

 2017-01-23 18:19 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

18-year sentence in terror death of Alexander Levlovitz... +
 2017-01-23 18:19 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Body of Arab attacker to be returned to family... +

High Court orders to release body of Bedouin who killed policeman during evacuation of illegal buildings in Umm al-Hiran....

 2017-01-23 18:19 

Ynetnews

Pentagon holds 1st news briefing under new chief... +

The Pentagon has held its first news briefing since Defense Secretary James Mattis was sworn in on Friday. A spokesman, Navy Capt. Jeff Davis, on Monday described several of Mattis' first activities as Pentagon chief but declined to discuss any policy...

 2017-01-23 18:18 

Al Jazeera

Reflections from the Women's March on Washington... +

After hundreds of thousands marched against Trump, many were asking; how do we continue this movement?...

 2017-01-23 18:14 

Kuwait News Agency

MoH stresses importance of early detection of cervical cancer... +
 2017-01-23 18:14 

Kuwait News Agency

Trump taps ex-congresswoman Wilson to serve as Air Force secretary... +
 2017-01-23 18:13 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait's credit growth stands at 4.4 pct in Nov. - NBK... +
 2017-01-23 18:13 

Kuwait News Agency

Trump signs memo to pull US out of proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership... +
 2017-01-23 18:11 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Death threats on Azariya family... +
 2017-01-23 18:10 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Mashad, Nouakchott to share waste disposal experience... +

Mashad, Jan 23, IRNA Mayor of Mauritania's capital, Nouakchott, Maty Mint Hamady, said here on Monday that her municipality is eager to use Mashad Municipality's experience in waste disposal....

 2017-01-23 18:09 

Times of Israel

Joshua Kushners march from women to the White House... +

The younger brother of Jared, President Trump's son-in-law, went to watch the inaugural swearing-in ceremony...

 2017-01-23 18:06 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Man bites ear off another man during argument about Trump... +

Police say a man bit the ear off another man in Pittsburgh as they argued about President Donald Trump...

 2017-01-23 18:04 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Body of 28-year-old found in Lebanon's Metn... +

The body of a 28-year-old man was found in the Metn area, state media reported....

 2017-01-23 18:03 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Croatian Jews to boycott Shoah memorial... +
 2017-01-23 18:02 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Knesset confirms cabinet nominations... +
 2017-01-23 18:02 

i24 News

[ Middle East ]

Arizona Air Force base placed on lock down amid unconfirmed reports of gunshots... +

Array - United States, Arizona...

 2017-01-23 17:58 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Croatian Jews to boycott Shoah memorial over whitewashing... +

Croatian Jewish community to boycott country's Holocaust memorial in protest against whitewashing of World War 2 regime's crimes....

 2017-01-23 17:57 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

China Urges Trump Administration to Grasp Importance of 'One China'... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The new US administration must fully understand the importance of the ...

 2017-01-23 17:57 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

France's Fillon Says Russia Sanctions Pointless, Dialogue Needed... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - European Union sanctions on Russia are pointless, the frontrunner in France's presidential election Francois Fillon said on Monday during a visit to Berlin, warning of a risk that Russia and the United States forge links that exclude...

 2017-01-23 17:57 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Aoun says fighting to preserve Lebanon's 'sovereignty'... +

President Michel Aoun Monday said he was still fighting for Lebanon's "sovereignty, freedom and to restore its status as a forum of civilizations."...

 2017-01-23 17:56 

Gulf Times

Italy avalanche rescuers dig for fifth day, alleged delay probed... +

Rescuers dug in the buried ruins of a mountainside hotel in central Italy for a fifth day running on Monday, as questions multiplied over the initial response to last week's blizzards and deadly avalanche....

 2017-01-23 17:53 

Saudi Press Agency

GCC SG meets with EU officials... +

Riyadh, Rabi'II 25, 1438, Jan 23, 2017, SPA -- Dr. Abdullatif Al-Zayani, Secretary General of the GCC, met at his office in Riyadh today with the European Union's coordinator for combating terrorism Gilles Kerchove who was accompanied by the Deputy Secret...

 2017-01-23 17:48 

Kuwait News Agency

Trump promises US business leaders to "massively" cut taxes... +
 2017-01-23 17:47 

Kuwait News Agency

Oman voices relief at OPEC, non-OPEC oil output monitoring mechanism... +
 2017-01-23 17:47 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

"Most Arabs want to integrate into society" ... +
 2017-01-23 17:46 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Tehran expects Ottawa's seriousness for tie resumption... +

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA Foreign Ministry Spokesman, Bahram Qasemi, said on Monday that Canadian government is expected to be more serious and active in resuming ties with Tehran....

 2017-01-23 17:45 

Bahrain News Agency

Parliamentary support for higher education stressed... +
 2017-01-23 17:45 

Bahrain News Agency

Bahraini-Thai parliamentary cooperation reviewed... +
 2017-01-23 17:45 

Bahrain News Agency

BACA president meets Moroccan envoy... +
 2017-01-23 17:45 

Bahrain News Agency

Bahrain, Tunisia discuss security cooperation... +
 2017-01-23 17:44 

Gulf Times

Deal to remove Israeli outpost in West Bank in jeopardy... +

A deal to evacuate a hardline Jewish outpost that has become a symbol of Israel's occupation of the West Bank was in jeopardy Monday ahead of a February 8 deadline to remove it....

 2017-01-23 17:44 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Deal to remove Israeli outpost in West Bank in jeopardy... +

A deal to evacuate a hardline Jewish outpost that has become a symbol of Israel's occupation of the West Bank was in jeopardy Monday ahead of a February 8 deadline to remove it...

 2017-01-23 17:43 

Haaretz Daily

Court suspends Amona settlers' relocation deal due to Palestinian land claims... +

The court had already ordered the current site of the outpost evacuated by February 8, after ruling that the outpost was built on privately owned Palestinian land....

 2017-01-23 17:38 

Saudi Press Agency

Pakistan to Play Host to 13th Summit of Organization for Economic Cooperation, in March... +

Islamabad, Rabi'II 25, 1438, Jan 23, 2017, SPA -- Pakistan announced that it will play host to the 13th summit of the Organization for Economic Cooperation, in next March. In a statement announced here today, the Pakistani government pointed out that it...

 2017-01-23 17:38 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

"Most Arabs want to integrate into society"... +

Prime Minister issues Facebook post in which he expresses disgust at 'extremists in Arab society who whip up the Arab public.'...

 2017-01-23 17:36 

Times of Israel

High Court halts work on Amona outpost compromise... +

Ruling comes after Palestinian landowners' petition, top official says deal with residents in doubt because of legal complications...

 2017-01-23 17:35 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

High Court: Bury the body of the Umm Al-Hiran rammer... +
 2017-01-23 17:34 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Three detained in Sweden on suspicion of broadcasting rape on Facebook... +

Three men have been arrested in Sweden on suspicion of raping a woman in an assault that was broadcast live on Facebook, police said...

 2017-01-23 17:33 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Watch: Benjamin Ginsberg explains who runs Washington ... +
 2017-01-23 17:32 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Sources: Embassy move won't be 'quickly'... +
 2017-01-23 17:31 

Qatar News Agency

Narrowing of Lanes on Section of 22 February Street... +

Doha, January 23 (QNA) - The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) announced Monday that it will narrow all three lanes in each direction along an 800 meter stretch of 22 February Street.The diversion will start on Tuesday 24 January and last for 11 mont...

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