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 2022-05-21 05:55 

The Peninsula Qatar

Govt initiative raises honey production many folds...

Doha: The initiative of the Ministry of Municipality has succeeded in increasing local honey production in many folds from 2.5 tonnes in 2013 to 16.2......

 2022-05-21 05:55 

The Peninsula Qatar

Qatar, Germany sign 'Energy Partnership' pact...

Doha:Minister of State for Energy Affairs H E Saad Sherida Al Kaabi and German Minister for Economic Affairs and Climate Action H E Dr. Robert Habeck......

 2022-05-21 05:54 

JPost.com

Erdogan discusses NATO concerns with Finland and Sweden...

Turkey says Sweden and Finland harbor people linked to the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militant group and followers of Fethullah Gulen, whom Ankara accuses of orchestrating a 2016 coup attempt....

 2022-05-21 05:52 

FX Empire

Shanghai inches towards COVID lockdown exit, Beijing plays defence...

By Eduardo Baptista and Laura Lin BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) Shanghai cautiously pushed ahead on Saturday with plans to restore part of its transport network in a major step towards exiting a weeks-long COVID-19 lockdown, while Beijing kept up its defence...

 2022-05-21 05:50 

MehrNews.com

Iran moves ahead with regional diplomacy...

TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) Less than a year into his presidency, President Ebrahim Raeisi succeeded in revving up Iranian regional diplomacy in a way that is expected to lead to more breakthroughs....

 2022-05-21 05:45 

Times of Israel

Elon Musk accused of sexual misconduct by private jet flight attendant...

Tesla CEO denies accusation; report says SpaceX paid woman $250,000 in severance in 2018 in exchange for her agreeing not to file lawsuit; she also reportedly signed NDATesla CEO denies accusation; report says SpaceX paid woman $250,000 in severance in 20...

 2022-05-21 05:41 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Iran Ready to Mediate in Ukraine War: FM - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Pointing to his talks with his Russian and Ukrainian counterparts in recent months, Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian expressed Tehran's readiness to mediate in the war in Ukraine and contribute to peace and security....

 2022-05-21 05:35 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Mexican envoy astounded by Spanish translation of Ferdowsi’s Shahnameh...

Tehran, IRNA Mexican Ambassador to Iran Guillermo Alejandro Puente Ordorica has said that a Spanish translation of renowned Iranian Poet Ferdowsi's Shahnameh has astonished him, hoping that other Spanish language people can read the book....

 2022-05-21 05:30 

MehrNews.com

Russia halts gas supplies to Finland...

TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) Russia has halted its supply of natural gas to Finland, Russian media reported....

 2022-05-21 05:28 

FARS News Agency

FM: Iran Serious about Reaching Agreement in Vienna Talks | Farsnews Agency...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian said that his country has participated in Vienna talks with goodwill and seriousness, but it's Washington that needs ....

 2022-05-21 05:27 

Oman Observer

Sri Lanka's protesters remain defiant...

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — With no end in sight to the national economic crisis that led them to take to the streets, protesters in Sri Lanka are digging in against a president they blam......

 2022-05-21 05:23 

JPost.com

Health Ministry to hold emergency meeting on monkeypox Saturday...
 2022-05-21 05:22 

FARS News Agency

Federal Judge Blocks Biden Admin from Ending Title 42 Border Expulsions | Farsnews Agency...

TEHRAN (FNA)- A federal judge on Friday temporarily blocked the Joe Biden administration from ending the Title 42 public health order on May 23 -- stopping the administration from ....

 2022-05-21 05:20 

FARS News Agency

Hezbollah Chief: Palestinians No Longer Wait for Arab Regimes to Come to Their Rescue TEHRAN (FNA)- The Secretary-General of the Hezbollah resistance movement announced the Palestinian people will no ...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Secretary-General of the Hezbollah resistance movement announced the Palestinian people will no longer wait for Arab regimes to come to their help as they have ch ....

 2022-05-21 05:10 

MehrNews.com

1 killed, 1 injured in Zionists brutal raids on Jenin...

TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) In the Israeli regime's forces' raid on Jenin on Saturday, one Palestinian citizen was martyred and one other injured....

 2022-05-21 05:09 

FX Empire

Russia stops Finland gas flows over payments dispute...

OSLO (Reuters) -Russia's Gazprom on Saturday halted gas exports to neighbouring Finland, the Finnish gas system operator said, the latest escalation of an energy payments dispute with Western nations....

 2022-05-21 05:06 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Nakba Day A Catastrophe for All Arab Nations in Region: Nasrallah - World news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Hezbollah Secretary General Seyed Hassan Nasrallah said the Nakba Day, when the Israeli regime was created, was a catastrophe not just for Palestine but for all Arab nations....

 2022-05-21 05:04 

FARS News Agency

Russian Military: Azovstal 'Fully Liberated' TEHRAN (FNA)- The entire territory of the Azovstal factory complex in Mariupol has been liberated, the Russian Defense Ministry announced on Friday...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The entire territory of the Azovstal factory complex in Mariupol has been liberated, the Russian Defense Ministry announced on Friday....

 2022-05-21 05:03 

FARS News Agency

Gas Supplies to Finland Will Be Halted Starting Saturday | Farsnews Agency...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Natural gas supplies to Finland will be halted starting this Saturday, Russian company Gazprom Export announced on Friday, confirming earlier reports by Finnish state ....

 2022-05-21 05:03 

FARS News Agency

Russia Halts Gas Supplies to Finland | Farsnews Agency...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Russia has halted natural gas deliveries to Finland after state energy wholesaler Gasum failed to make a required payment in rubles, the Finnish gas system operator G ....

 2022-05-21 05:02 

FARS News Agency

Russia Reveals Proof of Illicit Pentagon-Backed Bioweapons Manufacturing in Ukraine | Farsnews Agency...

TEHRAN (FNA)- New evidence has been unearthed in Ukraine indicating that elements for biological weapons were produced in the country in violation of a corresponding convention, Ru ....

 2022-05-21 05:01 

FARS News Agency

Putin: Cyber Aggression Against Russia, as Well as 'Sanctions Attack' in General, Fails TEHRAN (FNA)- President Vladimir Putin pointed out at meeting of the Russian Security Council on Friday ...

TEHRAN (FNA)- President Vladimir Putin pointed out at meeting of the Russian Security Council on Friday that cyber aggression against Russia, as well as the sanctions attack, have ....

 2022-05-21 05:01 

FARS News Agency

Three Killed in Israeli Air Raid on Damascus Outskirts | Farsnews Agency...

TEHRAN (FNA)- At least three people were killed after Israel launched fresh airstrikes on the outskirts of Damascus late on Friday, Syrian media reported, adding that the country's ....

 2022-05-21 04:59 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Exhibition of ancient Volkswagen cars in Iran's Shiraz...

On the occasion of Iranian Cultural Heritage Week, an exhibition of ancient Volkswagen cars opened in Iran's Shiraz, Arg of Karim Khan, showcasing a collection of cars of historical importance. Shiraz, Iran. May 21,2022. IRNA/ Reza Ghaderi....

 2022-05-21 04:56 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iran calls for upgrading international cooperation on migration...

New York, IRNA An Iranian diplomat in the United Nations through a speech here stressed the necessity of upgrading the international cooperation in the area of migration....

 2022-05-21 04:51 

Times of Israel

Israeli drama 'Beauty Queen of Jerusalem' makes Netflix debut...

10 episode series follows a family of Spanish Sephardic Jews living in Jerusalem in the early 20th century, showcasing their Judeo-Spanish traditions10 episode series follows a family of Spanish Sephardic Jews living in Jerusalem in the early 20th century...

 2022-05-21 04:51 

Oman Observer

Two workers rescued after a mudslide at worksite...

Muscat: The search and rescue teams at the Civil Defense and Ambulance Department (CDAA) in the Governorate of Muscat have managed to rescue two people after amudslide at a worksit......

 2022-05-21 04:50 

MehrNews.com

Claiming to care about Syria's situation 'hypocritical'...

TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) Iran's Permanent Ambassador to the UN said that claiming to care about the difficult humanitarian situation in Syria while backing and imposing unilateral sanctions against the Syrian people is hypocritical....

 2022-05-21 04:48 

JPost.com

How to handle a pregnancy when it's sizzling hot outside...

Excessive humidity, insane temperatures, constant thirst and a big stomach? This is how to survive pregnancy when it's sizzling outside....

 2022-05-21 04:38 

Haaretz Daily

Palestinian teen killed in Israeli army raid in Jenin, Health Ministry says...

The Palestinian Health Ministry identifies the dead as Amjad al-Fayyed and says another 18-year-old Palestinian is in critical condition after being wounded by Israeli fire...

 2022-05-21 04:38 

Times of Israel

Bribery charge against Netanyahu may be weakened but case not over, say experts...

Credibility of state's key witness Shlomo Filber is on the rocks after the defense punches holes in prosecution theoriesCredibility of state's key witness Shlomo Filber is on the rocks after the defense punches holes in prosecution theories...

 2022-05-21 04:35 

JPost.com

Dust storm coats Jerusalem in sand for the second time in a month...

Wind coming from an easterly direction has brought a dust storm from Jordan into Israel, causing the Health ministry to issue a warning for increased air pollution....

 2022-05-21 04:30 

MehrNews.com

Iran determined to reach strong, lasting agreement in Vienna...

TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said that Tehran is determined to reach a strong and lasting agreement in Vienna talks that aim to revive the 2015 nuclear deal with world powers....

 2022-05-21 04:19 

Oman Observer

PIcs: Car and bike show at Mall of Oman...

Muscat: Oman Automobile Association (OAA) is organizing cars and bikes show at the Mall of Oman for two days (May 20-21) between 10 am and 12 am.The cars and bikes are displayed in......

 2022-05-21 04:17 

JPost.com

Why the Eurovision is more than just a song contest - opinion...

The Eurovision means a lot to some people who learn their country's song by heart by the time the competition starts....

 2022-05-21 04:17 

JPost.com

Eran Shakine: Painter, illustrator, sculptor...

One of his sculptures, which is six meters high, used to stand in the center of Budapest, Hungary, where Shakine's mother was born....

 2022-05-21 04:15 

MehrNews.com

Front pages of Iran's English dailies on May 21...

TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Saturday, May 21....

 2022-05-21 04:11 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

ICT Minister: Iran among 10 top producers of satellite in world...

Tehran, IRNA Iran's Minister of Information and Communications Technology Isa Zarepour said that Iran is among the top 10 producers and launchers of satellite in the world....

 2022-05-21 04:00 

MehrNews.com

Paykan crowned champions of 2022 Asian Club Volleyball...

TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) Paykan of Iran came from two sets down to beat Japan's Suntory Sunbirds 3-2 (21-25, 26-28, 25-13, 25-20, 15-12) on Friday....

 2022-05-21 03:47 

Times of Israel

In new film, Jewish family navigates racial and economic injustice in 1980s New York...

Drama starring Anthony Hopkins and Anne Hathaway has premiered to glowing reviews at Cannes; director says he wanted to look at the moment when America lost its wayDrama starring Anthony Hopkins and Anne Hathaway has premiered to glowing reviews at Cannes...

 2022-05-21 03:45 

MehrNews.com

Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on May 21...

TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) Mehr News agency takes a look at headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Saturday, May 21....

 2022-05-21 03:44 

FX Empire

UK Regulators Target Stablecoins Following Terra Collapse...

Financial regulators in the United Kingdom have set their sights on stablecoins following the catastrophic collapse of the Terra ecosystem earlier this month....

 2022-05-21 03:43 

Oman Observer

All steps taken to ensure wheat availablility: Ministry...

Muttrah - The Sultanate of Oman, represented by the Ministry of Commerce, Industry, and Investment Promotion (OCCI) confirmed the availability of sufficient stocks of wheat and too......

 2022-05-21 03:41 

Times of Israel

Palestinians say teen shot dead by IDF during operation in Jenin...

17-year-old said killed during exchanges of fire between IDF troops and gunmen17-year-old said killed during exchanges of fire between IDF troops and gunmen...

 2022-05-21 03:40 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Paykan of Iran Wins 2022 Asian Club Volleyball Championship - Sports news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Host Peykan stamped its domination over the 2022 Asian Men's Club Volleyball Championship after an epic comeback 3-2 (21-25, 26-28, 25-13, 25-20, 15-12) win against Japan's Suntory Sunbirds in the thrilling final showdown at Azadi ...

 2022-05-21 03:39 

FX Empire

European Equities: A Week in Review 20/05/22...

The European equity markets saw red, with sentiment towards monetary policy, downward revisions to growth forecasts, and recession fears weighing....

 2022-05-21 03:39 

MehrNews.com

Three killed in Zionists airstrike on south of Damascus...

TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) At least three people were killed after Israel launched fresh airstrikes on the outskirts of Damascus late on Friday, Syrian media said, adding that the country's air defenses intercepted "hostile targets"....

 2022-05-21 03:39 

MehrNews.com

3 Syrian forces killed Zionist airstrike on south of Damascus...

TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) At least three people were killed after Israel launched fresh airstrikes on the outskirts of Damascus late on Friday, Syrian media said, adding that the country's air defenses intercepted "hostile targets"....

 2022-05-21 03:38 

FX Empire

Russia advances in Ukraine's Donbas as Mariupol steelworks siege ends...

By Natalia Zinets and Tom Balmforth KYIV (Reuters) Russia moved nearer to control over Ukraine's Donbas region, claiming victory in the months-long battle for Mariupol's steel plant and launching a major offensive on the remaining Ukrainian-held t...

 2022-05-21 03:38 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on May 21...

Tehran, IRNA - The following headlines appeared in English-language newspapers in the Iranian capital on Saturday, May 21, 2022:...

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