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 2018-02-20 12:29 

Al Jazeera

The Indonesian tribe that rejects technology...

The Baduy practice seclusion to protect their ancient traditions, but things are changing....

 2018-02-20 12:21 

Al Jazeera

Trudeau in India: Did Modi government snub Canadian PM?...

Allegations that Canada backs Sikh separatist groups overshadows Trudeau's first trip to India as prime minister....

 2018-02-20 12:21 

Al Jazeera

Talk of military intervention in Venezuela is absurd...

Despite attempts by warmongers to distort reality, a peaceful solution to the Venezuelan crisis is still a possibility....

 2018-02-20 12:20 

MehrNews.com

CAO chief expounds on plane crash latest details...

TEHRAN, Feb. 20 (MNA) Iranian Civil Aviation Organization (CAO) Chief Abedzadeh in his latest press briefing elaborated on the details of ATR-72 plane crash belonging to Aseman Airlines and said, "Iranian Airports Company first knew the tragic event s...

 2018-02-20 12:19 

Gulf Times

MoPH warns against use of two imported honey brands...

Wales Golden Honey was found to contain chemical substances Vardenafil and Homosildenafil, while the Turkish product contained Sildenfil, according to MoPH....

 2018-02-20 12:19 

Press TV

Cholera outbreak kills nine in Malawi...

A cholera outbreak in Malawi described as "very difficult to contain" has claimed nine lives and affected a total of 541 people nationwide....

 2018-02-20 12:18 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

45 killed in government attacks near Damascus...
 2018-02-20 12:17 

Bahrain News Agency

Leadership congratulated on BDF, NAC anniversaries...
 2018-02-20 12:17 

Al Jazeera

Palmreaders: Would you receive emojis on your skin?...

Palmreading could take on a whole new meaning with an ultra-thin display and monitor that can be stuck to the body....

 2018-02-20 12:16 

MehrNews.com

Roads minister to be impeached over plane crash...

TEHRAN, Feb. 20 (MNA) Spokesperson of Parliament Civil and Development Commission Sodeyf Badri revealed the impeachment of the Minister of Roads and Urban Development Abbas Akoundi....

 2018-02-20 12:15 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Spain extends condolences over Iran deadly air crash...

Tehran, Feb 20, IRNA Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis in a message extended condolences over the air crash accident in central Iran....

 2018-02-20 12:14 

Times of Israel

Polish FM: Jews denounced Poles who hid them during Holocaust...

After PM in Warsaw said Jews were also perpetrators, Jacek Czaputowicz continues war of words over Polish World War II roleAfter PM in Warsaw said Jews were also perpetrators, Jacek Czaputowicz continues war of words over Polish World War II role...

 2018-02-20 12:11 

Al Arabiya

King Salman meets chairman of US House Foreign Affairs Committee in Riyadh...

King Salman bin Abdulaziz welcomed the Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the US House of Representatives, Ed Royce, in the Yamamah palace...

 2018-02-20 12:11 

Ynetnews

Gas explosion causes parking lot to collapse; fear some trapped inside...

A gas explosion caused the collapse of a parking lot on Dan Street in Jerusalem on Tuesday. A man and a woman in their 60s were extracted from the car park, but there is fear others may be trapped inside. At least 10 firefighting crews were on the scene s...

 2018-02-20 12:10 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Tehran police detains 300 rioters...

Tehran, Feb 20, IRNA About 300 of violent rioters in northern Tehran were detained, said spokesman of the Iranian police on Tuesday....

 2018-02-20 12:07 

i24 News

301 Moved Permanently...
 2018-02-20 12:07 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Jerusalem parking garage collapses...

Parking garage collapses due to gas explosion, amid fears that persons remain trapped under the rubble....

 2018-02-20 12:06 

Ynetnews

Israeli man abducted, eventually freed in Nigerian capital...

A 62-year-old Israeli citizen was abducted on the outskirts of Abuja, the capital of Nigeria, on Friday, it was cleared for publication on Tuesday. The man, who works for an Israeli company in Nigeria, was taken by militants for ransom. In the firefight t...

 2018-02-20 12:03 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

2 lightly injured in Jerusalem explosion...
 2018-02-20 12:01 

Times of Israel

Netanyahu puts Gaza terror groups on notice after IED attack...

Expressing exasperation at Security Council, Palestinian leader says Authority is 'employee of the occupation,' Israeli envoy accuses him of avoiding negotiationsExpressing exasperation at Security Council, Palestinian leader says Authority is ...

 2018-02-20 11:54 

Emirates 24|7

Sharjah Oasis completes Dh3bn in infrastructure works at Sharjah Waterfront City...

Sharjah Oasis has announced the completion of Phase 1 construction activities at Sharjah Waterfront City at a value of AED3 billion.The announcement comes as the organisation hands over two power transmission and distribution plants, built with a cost of...

 2018-02-20 11:52 

Ynetnews

Egypt adds detained Islamist politician to terror list over Muslim Brotherhood ties...

CAIRO - An Egyptian court has added a detained Islamist politician to a list of wanted "terrorists" over his alleged links to the country's outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group. The South Cairo Criminal Court added Abdel-Monaem Abul Fetouh, 66, a...

 2018-02-20 11:51 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Pipe bomb found close to Jaffa garage...
 2018-02-20 11:50 

Ynetnews

Lawyers for Hariri assassination suspect calls for acquittal...

LEIDSCHENDAM - Lawyers for one of four alleged Hezbollah members accused of involvement in the 2005 assassination of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri called Tuesday on judges at a UN-backed tribunal to acquit him, saying prosecutors have not pr...

 2018-02-20 11:46 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Explosion in Jerusalem parking lot - people feared trapped...
 2018-02-20 11:44 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Israeli kidnapped for ransom in Nigeria...

Israeli citizen working in Nigeria kidnapped by armed persons, his personal driver killed during gunfight....

 2018-02-20 11:40 

Times of Israel

Defense minister warns Gazans not to riot along security fence...

Liberman says Hamas is exploiting desperate Palestinians for terrorist purposes; also calls for diplomatic solution to dispute with LebanonLiberman says Hamas is exploiting desperate Palestinians for terrorist purposes; also calls for diplomatic solution ...

 2018-02-20 11:39 

Gulf Times

Philippine rebel chief warns of another Marawi...

Murad Ebrahim has billed his Moro Islamic Liberation Front, which has made peace with the government, as a rival to IS for the hearts and minds of angry young Muslims in the south of the nation....

 2018-02-20 11:38 

JPost.com

Meretz leadership race widens as nine individuals announce candidacy...

The nine-candidate field is nearly double the size of the current Meretz faction, which has five MKs....

 2018-02-20 11:37 

JPost.com

Beduin village faces April eviction to make way for Jewish town...

Residents are saying they will not leave, raising the prospect of a fresh confrontation in Umm al-Hiran a year after a house demolition operation during which two died in disputed circumstances....

 2018-02-20 11:37 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

4 arrested for 'phishing' fraud against financial institutions...
 2018-02-20 11:37 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Israeli citizen kidnapped in Nigeria and released...
 2018-02-20 11:32 

Bahrain News Agency

Oman hosts Pharmaceutical Care Conference...
 2018-02-20 11:31 

Times of Israel

Dragged before Knesset panel, top cop accuses suspects of leaks in PM probes...

Roni Alsheich defends his claim that 'powerful figures' collected information about officers investigating Netanyahu, says attack on police damages public trustRoni Alsheich defends his claim that 'powerful figures' collected information a...

 2018-02-20 11:28 

JPost.com

Israel to get billions in tax revenue from Egypt natural gas deal...

Of the $15 billion, the Israeli government should get around 50% of the revenues according to one private energy consultant....

 2018-02-20 11:28 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Kulanu: Gov't preparing new area for Netiv Haavot residents...
 2018-02-20 11:24 

SANA

16 civilians killed in US-led coalition new massacre in Deir Ezzor eastern countryside...

Deir Ezzor, SANA- At least 16 civilians, including 9 women, have been killed in a new massacre committed by the US-led coalition against civilians in al-Bahra village in eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor, local sources said. More......

 2018-02-20 11:23 

Press TV

German SPD to vote on coalition deal with Merkel's bloc...

Members of Germany's Social Democratic Party start voting on whether to enter a new coalition government with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc....

 2018-02-20 11:23 

JPost.com

Netanyahu slams corruption investigations as 'madness'...
 2018-02-20 11:23 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Yesha envoy: Time to change 'peace' narrative in Washington...
 2018-02-20 11:22 

Gulf Times

Netanyahu aides named as suspects in new corruption probe...

Israeli police revealed on Tuesday that two close associates of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu were among the suspects in a new corruption probe, with five others central figures in the Bezeq telecommunications group....

 2018-02-20 11:20 

Times of Israel

300 arrested after Sufis clash with Iran police, killing 5...

Tehran protesters fear detention of 90-year-old pro-liberal Sufi leader Nourali TabandehTehran protesters fear detention of 90-year-old pro-liberal Sufi leader Nourali Tabandeh...

 2018-02-20 11:18 

JPost.com

Former PM Tony Blair presents Lord Rabbi Sacks with Lifetime Achievement award...

Blair, who served concurrently during Sacks' tenure as Chief Rabbi of Britain, called him one of his "heroes."...

 2018-02-20 11:17 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Bennett calls countries to account for votes against Israel at the UN...
 2018-02-20 11:14 

JPost.com

Netanyahu dismisses Abbas's comments at UN Security Council...
 2018-02-20 11:07 

Al Jazeera

What is Venezuela's new petro cryptocurrency?...

Venezuela launches the pre-sale of a new commodity-back digital currency. We explain how it will work....

 2018-02-20 11:07 

Al Jazeera

Mogadishu's Bakara market on strike over new government tax...

Businesses in Somalia's largest open-air market have boycotted trade over the introduction of a five percent sales tax....

 2018-02-20 11:06 

Times of Israel

Netanyahu aide suspected of offering AG post to judge to let PM's wife off hook...

Nir Hefetz, reportedly in talks to turn state witness in Bezeq probe, denies he offered the top legal position to Hila Gerstel in exchange for closing case against Sara NetanyahuNir Hefetz, reportedly in talks to turn state witness in Bezeq probe, denies ...

 2018-02-20 11:06 

Bahrain Mirror

Adam Nabeel Rajab: My Father Spent 4 out of 7 Uprising Years in Prison...

Adam Rajab, son of prominent human rights defender, said that his father spent 4 out of the 7 uprising years in prison, most of which were in solitary confinement....

 2018-02-20 11:05 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Lod: Hahashmonaim Street closed due to suspicious object...

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