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 2018-09-21 20:23 

Al Arabiya

UK leader May hits back on Brexit plan; pound plunges...

British Prime Minister Theresa May accused the European Union on Friday of creating an ldquo;impasserdquo; in divorce negotiations by bluntly...

 2018-09-21 19:02 

Al Arabiya

Indian bishop arrested on charges of raping nun...

A Roman Catholic bishop was arrested in the south Indian state of Kerala on Friday on charges of raping a nun, police said, a day after the Vatican...

 2018-09-21 18:48 

Al Arabiya

Pompeo: Will respond immediately to Iranian actions against our interests...

The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday, that Iran is the biggest sponsor of terrorism in the world, stressing that Washington will...

 2018-09-21 18:03 

Al Arabiya

Pompeo: Still work to do before second Trump-Kim summit...

The United States is working to set up a second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, but there is still work to...

 2018-09-21 17:26 

Al Arabiya

Yemen FM: Iran continues with its agenda in the region...

Yemeni Minister of Foreign Affairs, Khaled al-Yamani, said that Iran is continuing its expansion in the region and supporting the Houthi militias in...

 2018-09-21 17:01 

Al Arabiya

Gaza officials say Palestinian killed at border protest...

Gazarsquo;s Health Ministry says a Palestinian has been killed and dozens injured by Israeli fire at a border protest. Israelrsquo;s military said...

 2018-09-21 16:54 

Al Arabiya

Houthi militias detain 200 oil tankers in Yemen's Bayda...

The pro-Iranian Houthi militias continue to hold more than 200 oil tankers in the province of Yemenrsquo;s al-Bayda, more than a week after coming...

 2018-09-21 16:28 

Al Arabiya

Brazilian police arrest fugitive linked to Hezbollah...

Federal police in Brazil have arrested a fugitive accused of belonging to Lebanonrsquo;s Hezbollah militia and of being a key financier of...

 2018-09-21 16:17 

Al Arabiya

Amnesty: Migrant workers unpaid by firm linked to Qatar World Cup...

A new investigation by Amnesty International has exposed how an engineering company involved in building 2022 FIFA World Cup infrastructure took...

 2018-09-21 15:40 

Al Arabiya

Yemeni army kills prominent al-Qaeda leader...

The Yemeni national army backed by the Arab coalition launched a successful military operation against a hideout run by al-Qaeda terrorist...

 2018-09-21 15:28 

Al Arabiya

Al-Ghufran tribe calls on UN Rapporteur to take action against Qatar...

A delegation from Qatari Al-Ghufran tribe called on Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples of the Office of the High Commissioner for...

 2018-09-21 14:20 

Al Arabiya

ANALYSIS: Cybersecurity needs top priority but is the threat often exaggerated?...

All things cyber needs security in todayrsquo;s day and age. But is everything thrown at us in the name of cyber security genuine? Are individuals,...

 2018-09-21 13:56 

Al Arabiya

How Russia, Turkey excluded Iran from Sochi deal on Syria's Idlib...

The outcomes of Sochi summit on September, 17, between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, regarding...

 2018-09-21 13:37 

Al Arabiya

Israel: We proved to Russia that Assad's regime downed their plane...

Israel provided Moscow with proof it was not responsible for the downing of a Russian plane in Syria, an Israeli military official said on Friday....

 2018-09-21 12:21 

Al Arabiya

Russia's Lavrov says US is threat to Syria's territorial integrity...

Russiarsquo;s foreign minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday that the United Statesrsquo; control over the eastern bank of the Euphrates river posed...

 2018-09-21 11:51 

Al Arabiya

Syria Kurds hand over alleged female ISIS member to Sudan...

Syriarsquo;s Kurds said they handed over a Sudanese woman accused of belonging to the ISIS extremist group and her baby to a Sudanese diplomat...

 2018-09-21 11:24 

Al Arabiya

Kuwait says will not appoint ambassador to Tehran until Iran changes policies...

While Kuwait has agreed to the new appointment of the Iranian ambassador who will replace Ali Reza Enayati, it reaffirmed on Thursday that it would...

 2018-09-21 11:18 

Al Arabiya

Yemeni army seizes military air base north of Hodeidah...

The Yemeni army said on Sunday that it seized control of a military air base east of Hodeidah.The media office of the armyrsquo;s Giants Brigades...

 2018-09-21 10:03 

Al Arabiya

Iran carries out military drills near strategic Strait of Hormuz...

Iranrsquo;s air force is carrying out a drill near the strategic Strait of Hormuz in the Persian Gulf, the passageway for nearly a third of all oil...

 2018-09-21 09:07 

Al Arabiya

Turkey detains 85 military personnel over Gulen ties...

Turkish police on Friday detained 85 military personnel in countrywide raids over alleged links to the group blamed for the 2016 failed coup, state...

 2018-09-21 08:43 

Al Arabiya

Russia warns US it is 'playing with fire' with sanctions...

Moscow said Friday Washingtonrsquo;s latest raft of anti-Russian sanctions that also target China undermined global stability, warning the United...

 2018-09-21 07:35 

Al Arabiya

Nazi-style stranglehold of the Iranian regime's censorship and propaganda methods...

All governments across the globe utilize some form of censorship, as the dangers of uncontrolled speech, which often comes in the form of violently...

 2018-09-21 06:39 

Al Arabiya

Flavors of Arabia hit Indian palate, Yemeni mandi a big hit...

Arabic food is turning out to be a hot trend in India these days due to obvious connection. GCC is home to around 7 million expatriate Indians. So...

 2018-09-21 06:35 

Al Arabiya

Libya's Haftar: Army will intervene in Tripoli at the right time...

The army will move towards Tripoli at the right time, in the right way, Libyan military strongman Khalifa Haftar said during several meetings with...

 2018-09-21 05:14 

Al Arabiya

Gargash on 88th Saudi National Day: Riyadh's success is vital to UAE's success...

Riyadhrsquo;s success is crucial to the UAErsquo;s success, the UAErsquo;s Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said to mark Saudi...

 2018-09-21 03:52 

Al Arabiya

Israel says 'transparent discussion' was held in Moscow over plane downing...

Israelrsquo;s air force commander held a ldquo;transparent discussionrdquo; with Russian officials in Moscow on Thursday, the Israeli army said,...

 2018-09-20 21:34 

Al Arabiya

EU pushes for October Brexit agreement, but threatens May with no deal...

European Union leaders will push for a Brexit deal next month but warned British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday that if she wonrsquo;t give...

 2018-09-20 20:00 

Al Arabiya

US blacklists Chinese agency for buying Russia military equipment...

The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on a Chinese military agency and its director for buying defense equipment from Russia in breach of a...

 2018-09-20 19:24 

Al Arabiya

British and French planes scrambled to shadow Russian jets...

British and French military jets were scrambled to investigate suspected Russian fighter aircraft flying over the North Sea on Thursday....

 2018-09-20 18:43 

Al Arabiya

Tanzania says over 40 killed in Lake Victoria ferry capsize...

More than 40 people died on Thursday when a ferry capsized in the south of Victoria, Africarsquo;s largest lake, a Tanzanian government spokesman...

 2018-09-20 17:57 

Al Arabiya

Pope relieves accused Indian bishop of duty: church officials...

Pope Francis has relieved from duty an Indian bishop accused by a nun of raping her, local church officials said on Thursday, in a high-profile abuse...

 2018-09-20 16:35 

Al Arabiya

James Bond 25 director Cary Fukunaga on crafting his new Netflix series Maniac...

Cary Fukunaga doesnrsquo;t have many credits to his name, but with a small handful of projects, hersquo;s made quite the impression. It was...

 2018-09-20 16:23 

Al Arabiya

Multiple fatalities at shooting in US warehouse complex in Baltimore city...

An unidentified assailant opened fire on Thursday at a warehouse complex north of the US city of Baltimore, killing and wounding multiple people,...

 2018-09-20 15:35 

Al Arabiya

Qatari tribe holds Geneva presser, present evidence of govt rights violations...

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) held a seminar titled, lsquo;Qatar: How to protect the Al-Ghufran tribe?rsquo;, on the margins of...

 2018-09-20 14:32 

Al Arabiya

UAE airlines Emirates, Etihad deny media report they may merge...

Emirates and Etihad, two state-owned airlines in the United Arab Emirates, denied on Thursday a Bloomberg report which quoted unnamed sources as...

 2018-09-20 14:14 

Al Arabiya

Clashes renew in Libya's Tripoli as guards shut airport at Wafa oilfield...

Libyan state guards have closed the airport of the southwestern Wafa oilfield, co-owned by Italyrsquo;s ENI, state oil firm NOC said on Thursday....

 2018-09-20 13:20 

Al Arabiya

Egypt court removes judge who got Mubarak's sons detained...

An Egyptian court has accepted a defense motion to remove a judge who ordered the detention of former President Hosni Mubarakrsquo;s two sons in...

 2018-09-20 11:15 

Al Arabiya

Will Imran Khan's visit to Saudi Arabia further Pakistan's core interests?...

As Prime Minister Imran Khan completes his visit to Saudi Arabia, it is seen as the initiation of a new foreign policy to further Pakistanrsquo;s...

 2018-09-20 08:55 

Al Arabiya

Indian oil refiner part-owned by Iranian company cancels Iran oil imports...

Indiarsquo;s Chennai Petroleum will stop processing Iranian crude oil from October to keep its insurance coverage once new sanctions by the United...

 2018-09-20 08:46 

Al Arabiya

Hezbollah leader says has rockets despite Israeli efforts in Syria...

The leader of Lebanonrsquo;s Hezbollah said on Thursday that his group was getting precision rockets despite Israeli efforts to cut the route through...

 2018-09-20 07:03 

Al Arabiya

WATCH: Iraqi ambassador to Iran summoned to Baghdad after yelling at citizens...

A video of Iraqrsquo;s ambassador to Iran Rajeh al-Mousavi yelling at Iraqi expats during a conference in Tehran was widely circulated on social...

 2018-09-20 06:49 

Al Arabiya

Indian flight grounded as air pressure mix-up causes mass bleeding...

A cockpit mix-up left more than 30 passengers on an Indian plane bleeding from their ears and noses Thursday after the crew forgot to flick a switch...

 2018-09-20 05:02 

Al Arabiya

Israeli air force chief to give Moscow findings on Russian plane downing...

Israelrsquo;s air force commander will lead a delegation to Moscow to share the militaryrsquo;s findings on the Syrian downing of a Russian warplane...

 2018-09-20 04:32 

Al Arabiya

UN chief: 'Time for concrete action' on North Korea...

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday called for concrete action to follow up on North Korearsquo;s commitment to close a missile test...

 2018-09-20 03:37 

Al Arabiya

Saudi Crown Prince sends condolences to President Trump as hurricane ravages US...

Saudi Arabiarsquo;s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman sent his condolences to US President Donald Trump and families of the victims of Hurricane...

 2018-09-19 22:44 

Al Arabiya

Man opens fire at his Wisconsin office, three seriously hurt...

A heavily armed man opened fire on his co-workers at a Wisconsin software company on Wednesday, seriously wounding three people before being fatally...

 2018-09-19 22:13 

Al Arabiya

Palestinian teen shot dead by Israeli fire in Gaza border clashes...

A Palestinian teenager was shot dead by Israeli fire in clashes near the border in southern Gaza late on Wednesday, the health ministry in the enclave...

 2018-09-19 21:03 

Al Arabiya

May and other EU leaders ask each other for Brexit help...

British Prime Minister Theresa May urged fellow European Union leaders at an informal summit on Wednesday to follow her lead and adapt their Brexit...

 2018-09-19 20:15 

Al Arabiya

Pompeo: US ready to restart talks with North Korea immediately...

The United States is ready to restart negotiations with North Korea ldquo;immediatelyrdquo;, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday,...

 2018-09-19 20:04 

Al Arabiya

Pakistan's PM Imran Khan begins state visit to UAE...

Pakistanrsquo;s Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday on a state visit to the UAE, reported Emirates News Agency (WAM). Sheikh...

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