Middle East Headlines

» Auto updated continuously

 2017-04-30 02:47 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Trump not ruling out force against North Korea ... +
 2017-04-30 02:43 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Trump not ruling out force against North Korea... +

Trump says "we'll see" when asked if he'd consider military action against North Korea, hints China is helping with the issue....

 2017-04-30 02:35 

Haaretz Daily

Give thanks for the godless State of Israel... +

Ben-Gurion and the other founders knew what they were doing when they kept God out of the Declaration of Independence. Israel still functions thanks to them...

 2017-04-30 02:25 

FARS News Agency

Militants Open Fire at Civilians to Disperse Protesters in Eastern Damascus... +

TEHRAN FNA - Jaish Al-Islam militants fired live bullets at protesters in Eastern Damascus after they took to the streets in defiance of the terrorists' rule. VIDEO...

 2017-04-30 02:22 

Times of Israel

Lebanese man who crossed into Israel thinks hes Jewish, father says... +

Security forces said to return Ali Mari to Lebanon after arresting him in a Kiryat Shmona bus stop...

 2017-04-30 02:08 

Press TV

US defense of Saudi, defense of terrorism: Former US diplomat... +

The United States security umbrella for Saudi Arabia amounts to defense of terrorism by Washington....

 2017-04-30 01:57 

Press TV

EU leaders' united front ahead of Brexit talks... +

This edition of The Debate discusses the latest developments in aftermath of Brexit vote....

 2017-04-30 01:56 

Press TV

Iran's Presidential election becomes more exciting... +

Iran's first presidential debate is the hot topic of discussions across the country....

 2017-04-30 01:54 

Press TV

World Bonsai Convention return to Japan after 28 years... +

The World Bonsai Convention has returned to Japan for the first time in 28 years....

 2017-04-30 01:49 

Qatar News Agency

HE Sheikh Joaan Crowns Al Sadd as Champions of Qatar Cup 2017... +

Doha, April 29 (QNA) - President of Qatar Olympic Committee HE Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al-Thani crowned Al Sadd as champions of Qatar Cup 2017 after they defeated Al Jaish 2-1 in the final played at Al Sadd Sports Club.It is the first time ever that ...

 2017-04-30 01:47 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

France's Le Pen softens on timetable for dumping euro... +

Far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen softened her stance on Saturday on a timetable for ditching the euro, a week before she faces off in the decisive second round of voting with pro-EU rival and favorite Emmanuel Macron....

 2017-04-30 01:45 

Press TV

South Koreans rally against US missile system... +

South Koreans have rallied against the deployment of the advanced US missile system THAAD to their country, asking the government to cancel the military agreement with Washington....

 2017-04-30 01:45 

JPost.com

IMF team in Cairo to review second installment of $12-billion loan... +
 2017-04-30 01:32 

Gulf Times

Weak chance of light rain: Met... +

There is a weak chance of light rain in parts of the country today, the Qatar Met department has said....

 2017-04-30 01:31 

JPost.com

US Marines back in Helmand as Afghanistan 'stalemate' continues... +
 2017-04-30 01:30 

JPost.com

Names revealed of Jewish targets of South African twin terror suspects... +

The Jewish King David High School in Johannesburg, as well as Roy Topol, a Jewish investment manager, were also mentioned in an indictment as other planned targets....

 2017-04-30 01:27 

Press TV

First presidential debate becomes Iran's hot topic ... +

The race for Irans 12th presidential election has grown more exciting since Friday 28 when six presidential candidates went on stage to speak about social and cultural matters....

 2017-04-30 01:24 

FARS News Agency

Syrian Army Soldiers Squeeze Terrorists during New Advance in Eastern Damascus... +

TEHRAN FNA - Terrorists are on the verge of collapse in al-Qaboun neighborhood in the Northeastern edge of the capital as government forces continue to gain more territories. VIDEO...

 2017-04-30 01:17 

Press TV

EU to invest 5 million euros at Bushehr nuclear power plant... +

The European Union is to invest five million euros to boost safety at Irans Bushehr nuclear power plant....

 2017-04-30 01:01 

Press TV

Trump signs executive order for review of WTO, other trade accords... +

US President Donald Trump signs a new executive order, directing his commerce secretary to review trade deals for possible abuses....

 2017-04-30 01:00 

JPost.com

IDF imposes West Bank, Gaza closures ahead of Israeli Remembrance Day... +

The closures are due to be lifted late Tuesday, pending a security assessment....

 2017-04-30 00:56 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

After turbulent protests, Brazil cleans up littered streets... +

Brazilian authorities were working Saturday to clear away the remains of barricades, burned-out buses and trash strewn about the streets during a general strike the previous day that saw violent clashes between protesters and police....

 2017-04-30 00:52 

JPost.com

Toned-down White House press dinner carries on without Trump... +

"Only in America can a first-generation, Indian-American Muslim kid get on this stage and make fun of the president."...

 2017-04-30 00:52 

Times of Israel

Tensions rise between Turkey, US along Syrian border... +

Erdogan demands Washington withdraw support for Kurdish rebel group his country considers terrorist...

 2017-04-30 00:48 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Iranian hard-line candidate slams Rouhani on economy... +

Hard-line Iranian presidential hopeful Ebrahim Raisi condemned President Hassan Rouhani's economic management Saturday, speaking at an election campaign rally in a packed Tehran stadium....

 2017-04-30 00:45 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Tenants square off against new rent law... +

Tenants rallied Saturday again in Beirut's Ashrafieh against a new rent law that went into effect recently....

 2017-04-30 00:43 

Press TV

Palestinians stage sit-in to support hunger striking prisoners ... +

Palestinians take part in sit-in protests in a show of solidarity with prisoners on an open-ended hunger strike in Israeli jails....

 2017-04-30 00:42 

Gulf Times

Brazil general strike brings major cities to standstill... +

Major cities in Brazil were paralysed on Friday by a nationwide strike convened against President Michel Temers government reform programme....

 2017-04-30 00:41 

Gulf Times

After protests, authorities clean up littered streets... +

Brazilian authorities were working yesterday to clear away the remains of barricades, burned-out buses and trash strewn about the streets during a general strike the previous day that saw violent clashes between protesters and police....

 2017-04-30 00:39 

Haaretz Daily

Winning in Israeli court isnt enough to get you justice, Palestinian farmers are reminded... +

Across the West Bank, theyre barred from their own land when Israeli army fails to enforce court orders...

 2017-04-30 00:34 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Marchers use Trump's 100th day to protest climate policies... +

Thousands of people across the U.S. are marking President Donald Trump's hundredth day in office by marching in protest of his environmental policies....

 2017-04-30 00:30 

Times of Israel

Day school tuition break gives struggling families precious wiggle room... +

At up to $40k a year, Jewish education is not an option for most households. A new approach in Toronto means lending a helping hand to those who usually extend one...

 2017-04-30 00:30 

Gulf Times

US Marines return to Helmand... +

US Marines returned to Afghanistans volatile Helmand yesterday, where American troops faced heated fighting until Natos combat mission ended in 2014, as embattled Afghan security forces struggle to beat back the resurgent Taliban....

 2017-04-30 00:29 

Gulf Times

Hekmatyar calls for peace in first public speech... +

In his first public speech since signing a peace deal with the Afghan government, one of Afghanistans most notorious warlords yesterday called for the Taliban to stop fighting and begin negotiations....

 2017-04-30 00:28 

Qatar News Agency

No Change in Fuel Prices in Qatar During May, Ministry of Energy Says... +

Doha, April 29 (QNA) - Fuel prices in Qatar during the month of May will not change compared to April's prices, the Ministry of Energy and Industry said Saturday in a statement.Diesel prices were at QR1.6 a liter, gasoline meanwhile remained at QR1....

 2017-04-30 00:24 

FARS News Agency

US Troops Deploy along Syria-Turkey Border... +

TEHRAN FNA - A convoy of armored vehicles with US flags was spotted on a rural road in the village of Darbasiyah, a few hundred meters from the Turkish border in Syria's Northeastern Hasakah province. PHOTOS...

 2017-04-30 00:24 

Gulf Times

Raisi criticises Rouhanis economic management... +

Hardline Iranian presidential hopeful Ebrahim Raisi condemned President Hassan Rouhanis economic management yesterday, speaking at an election campaign rally in a packed Tehran stadium....

 2017-04-30 00:24 

FARS News Agency

Iraqi Volunteer Forces Liberate Ancient City Southwest of Mosul... +

TEHRAN FNA - Iraqi Popular Forces gained complete control over the ancient city of Hadra Southwest of Mosul, as they are helping government troops with battles to drive ISIL terrorists out of their last urban stronghold in the Arab country. PHOTOS...

 2017-04-30 00:22 

Gulf Times

I want to prove that motherhood is not a hindrance for women... +

Nada Zeidan, archer, rally driver and model...

 2017-04-30 00:22 

Times of Israel

Roger Waters says Radiohead determined to play Tel Aviv... +

Pink Floyd founder admits British rock group's members weren't swayed by his letter urging them to boycott Israel...

 2017-04-30 00:20 

Gulf Times

24 dead in Kyrgyz village landslide... +

A landslide engulfed part of a village in Kyrgyzstan yesterday, killing at least 24 people, including nine children, the emergencies ministry said....

 2017-04-30 00:19 

Gulf Times

Russians urge against Putin re-election bid... +

Police detained over 100 activists in Saint Petersburg yesterday as hundreds of Russian opposition supporters turned out to protest against President Vladimir Putins expected candidacy in elections next year....

 2017-04-30 00:14 

Gulf Times

United Ireland would be automatic member... +

European Union leaders has promised to embrace the British province of Northern Ireland into the EU if a referendum in the future were to unite it with the Republic of Ireland....

 2017-04-30 00:14 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Turkey bans TV dating shows under state of emergency: decree... +

Turkey Saturday banned hugely popular television dating shows under the state of emergency imposed in the wake of last year's failed coup, according to a decree published in the official gazette....

 2017-04-30 00:13 

JPost.com

From strength to strength... +

S. African volunteer used WWII experience to help fight in Independence War....

 2017-04-30 00:13 

Gulf Times

EU sets tough Brexit terms... +

European Union leaders endorsed stiff divorce terms for Britain yesterday and warned Britons to have no illusions about swiftly securing a new relationship to keep their access to EU markets....

 2017-04-30 00:13 

Gulf Times

Sofia makes Southern Gothic tale her own... +

Sofia Coppolas low-key personal style and soft-spoken demeanour can make it easy to overlook that she is among the worlds most celebrated contemporary filmmakers. Her movies float gossamer light, though anchored by a steely will not unlike the director h...

 2017-04-30 00:13 

Gulf Times

QU holds event to promote student exchange between universities... +

The Department of Social Sciences at Qatar Universitys College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) hosted an event to celebrate Qatar Family Day 2017, under the patronage of QU President Dr Hassan al-Derham....

 2017-04-30 00:12 

Gulf Times

Britain steps up the fight against dirty property... +

Britain took a significant step towards exposing dirty money in the London property market this week, passing a law allowing the seizure of homes from foreigners who cannot explain how they paid for them....

 2017-04-30 00:12 

Gulf Times

LuLu launches 10/15/20/30 promotion... +

LuLu Group, after an interval of a couple of months, has relaunched the 10/15/20/30 promotion across all LuLu outlets in the Qatar region....

  • Need an account?  
    or