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 2022-09-18 21:00 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

HM the King offers condolences over the passing of HM Queen Elizabeth II...
 2022-09-18 21:00 

MehrNews.com

Iran to become SCO's transit gateway: official...

TEHRAN, Sep. 19 (MNA) The Chairman of Iran-China Joint Chamber of Commerce said that Islamic Republic of Iran will become the transit gateway of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO)....

 2022-09-18 20:53 

Kuwait News Agency

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 2022-09-18 20:52 

FX Empire

Brazil's Bolsonaro draws heat for pointed campaign speech before Queen's funeral...

By Gram Slattery RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was accused by opposition figures on Sunday of turning his trip to London for Queen Elizabeth's funeral into an election campaign event, in what critics said was his latest a...

 2022-09-18 20:50 

Arutz Sheva

Hurricane strikes Puerto Rico...

Hurricane Fiona is striking Puerto Rico. Forbes reports that the island's entire electrical grid is down....

 2022-09-18 20:48 

Arutz Sheva

Settlement activist Elyakim Haetzni dies at 96...

Haetzni was one of the initiators of the resettlement of Judea and Samaria, he will be laid to rest on Monday afternoon in Hevron...

 2022-09-18 20:48 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Settlement activist Elyakim Haetzni dies at 96...

Haetzni was one of the initiators of the resettlement of Judea and Samaria, he will be laid to rest on Monday afternoon in Hevron...

 2022-09-18 20:47 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Raisi: Agreements reached in Uzbekistan must be implemented...

Tehran, IRNA Speaking about the achievements of his participation in recent Shanghai Cooperation Organization Conference, Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said that the good agreements in that visit with different countries must be implemented soon....

 2022-09-18 20:45 

Ynetnews

U.S. urges Azerbaijan to adhere to ceasefire with Armenia...

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken urged Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev in a call on Sunday to keep to a ceasefire agreed with Armenia after violence linked to a dispute over the territory of Nagorno-Karabakh.4;He (Blinken) urged President...

 2022-09-18 20:45 

JPost.com

Big breakfasts aren't necessarily good for your diet...

A new study found that eating more calories in the morning doesn't help with weight loss more than eating them in the evening....

 2022-09-18 20:42 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait delivers 21 reconstructed houses in Egypt's Minya...

CAIRO, Sept 18 (KUNA) -- Kuwait Office for Charity Projects Sunday handed out 21 houses to residents in Minya Governorate, Upper Egypt, within the framework of a charitable scheme aiming to reconstruct houses and villages in some cities across the country...

 2022-09-18 20:39 

Al Arabiya

Hurricane Fiona makes landfall on Puerto Rico, knocking out power to island...

The entire island of Puerto Rico was without power on Sunday as Hurricane Fiona made landfall and threatened to cause "catastrophic flooding" and...

 2022-09-18 20:39 

Kuwait News Agency

Central banks governors meet amidst global digressions -- SAMA Gov....

RIYADH, Sept 18 (KUNA) -- Council of Arab Central Banks and Monetary Authorities' Governors meeting goes in parallel with global political and economic digressions, Governor of the Saudi Central Bank (SAMA) Dr. Fahad Al-Mubarak said on Sunday. His rem...

 2022-09-18 20:38 

FX Empire

Sri Lanka to present debt restructuring, IMF bailout plans to creditors...

LONDON (Reuters) Crisis-hit Sri Lanka will make a presentation to its international creditors on Friday, laying out the full extent of its economic troubles and plans for a debt restructuring and multi-billion dollar International Monetary Fund bailout....

 2022-09-18 20:33 

Kuwait News Agency

Biden declares emergency measures due to Hurricane Fiona...

WASHINGTON, Sept 18 (KUNA) -- US President Joe Biden declared on Sunday morning "emergency exists" in Puerto Rico, and ordered Federal assistance and local response efforts due to Hurricane Fiona. "The President's action authorizes the Dep...

 2022-09-18 20:28 

JPost.com

Israel's NSC reiterates travel warnings, emphasizes Iranian assassination attempts...
 2022-09-18 20:27 

Saudi Press Agency

Minister of Education Meets with his Bahraini Counterpart...
 2022-09-18 20:27 

Saudi Press Agency

Education Minister Visits Center for Technology and School Change at Columbia University...
 2022-09-18 20:26 

Arutz Sheva

MK Ofer Cassif: 'Palestinians who attack IDF soldiers are not terrorists'...

Hadash MK made his controversial comments on the radio, comparing Arab terrorists to the partisans who fought the Nazis....

 2022-09-18 20:26 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

MK Ofer Cassif: 'Palestinians who harm IDF soldiers are not terrorists'...

Hadash MK made his controversial comments on the radio, comparing Arab terrorists to the partisans who fought the Nazis....

 2022-09-18 20:26 

Times of Israel

Activists says Temple Mount saw 50,000 Jewish visits this year...

Ahead of Rosh Hashanah, group says visits nearly doubled in past year; police gear up for tense holiday seasonAhead of Rosh Hashanah, group says visits nearly doubled in past year; police gear up for tense holiday season...

 2022-09-18 20:25 

Al Jazeera

EU moves to cut $7.5bn funding for Hungary over corruption...

The 27-nation bloc has three months to decide on suspension of funding for Hungary over charges of damaging democracy....

 2022-09-18 20:20 

Kuwait News Agency

ALO calls for more efforts to address food crisis...

CAIRO, Sept 18 (KUNA) -- Director General of the Arab Labor Organization (ALO) Fayz Al-Mutairi called on the Arab countries to exert more concerted efforts to address the negative socio-economic impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic, notably the food crisis an...

 2022-09-18 20:19 

The Peninsula Qatar

Qatar-Saudi business meeting reviews expanding investments...

Doha: The Qatar Chamber (QC) on Sunday hosted the Qatar Saudi business meeting with the participation of a number of businessmen in the two countries.......

 2022-09-18 20:19 

The Peninsula Qatar

Saudi football fan begins journey on foot from Jeddah to Doha for Qatar 2022...

On September 9, 2022, Saudi traveler Abdullah Al Salami set out on his journey to Qatar on a walking adventure that will take around two months, just......

 2022-09-18 20:18 

Times of Israel

Lapid said hoping to meet with Jordan's Abdullah on UN sidelines on Tuesday...

PM reportedly seeks meeting amid rising West Bank tensions ahead of High Holidays; premier scheduled to meet Turkey's Erdogan, UK's Truss, Greece's Mitsotakis, UN chief GuterresPM reportedly seeks meeting amid rising West Bank tensions ahead o...

 2022-09-18 20:17 

Times of Israel

Plastic waste responsible for 1 in 3 turtles brought to treatment center...

Numbers point to 'no less than an environmental emergency,'; all dead turtles subjected to autopsy had plastic in digestive tractsNumbers point to 'no less than an environmental emergency,'; all dead turtles subjected to autopsy had plasti...

 2022-09-18 20:14 

JPost.com

US military base in Syria targeted in failed rocket attack...

Iran-backed militants targeted the US military's Green Village base in Syria in retaliation after violence arose between the militants and US armed forces....

 2022-09-18 20:13 

Arutz Sheva

Rail service changes due to sick train crews...

Due to a number of train crews reporting in sick, Jerusalem Yitzhak Navon, Netavg and Tel Aviv Savidor stations will end service at 11:30 p.m. (approximately ). Shuttles will be operated during the night between the stations. Tomorrow (Monday) the Modi...

 2022-09-18 20:11 

Arutz Sheva

Fire near Ma'aleh Adumim...

Fire crews are working to contain a fire that is spreading towards residences on Matzok Street in Maale Adumim. Residents report thick smoke in the area....

 2022-09-18 20:10 

Ynetnews

Hurricane Fiona makes landfall in powerless Puerto Rico...

Hurricane Fiona struck Puerto Rico's southwest coast on Sunday after causing an island-wide power blackout and threatening to dump "historic" levels of rain.Forecasters said the downpour was expected to produce landslides and catastrophic floo...

 2022-09-18 20:07 

FX Empire

U.S. urges Azerbaijan to adhere to ceasefire with Armenia...

(Reuters) U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken urged Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev in a call on Sunday to keep to a ceasefire agreed with Armenia after violence linked to a dispute over the territory of Nagorno-Karabakh....

 2022-09-18 20:07 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Fifty One East hosts first trunk show for Khoon Hooi in Middle East...

Fifty One East, Qatar's leading department store, hosted an exclusive trunk show for "Khoon Hooi" on September 14 and 15 in the presence of the designer Lee Khoon Hoi, who was visiting Qatar and the Middle East for the first time....

 2022-09-18 20:07 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

Cameron Smith leads LIV Chicago by two strokes...

Cameron Smith took advantage of Dustin Johnson's bad second round to claim the lead at the LIV Golf Invitational Chicago on Saturday in Sugar Grove, Ill....

 2022-09-18 20:07 

Gulf Times

[ Business ]

Lazard names Sarah al-Suhaimi as Saudi chair to grow Mideast unit...

Lazard Ltd hired Sarah al-Suhaimi as chair of its financial advisory business in the Middle East and North Africa as the boutique investment bank looks to boost its operations in the region from a hub in Saudi Arabia....

 2022-09-18 20:07 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

Canelo cruises to win over Golovkin in trilogy clash...

Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez brought an end to his bitter rivalry with Gennadiy Golovkin on Saturday night as the Mexican won the fighters' trilogy fight on a unanimous decision to retain the undisputed super middleweight world title in Las Vegas....

 2022-09-18 20:07 

Gulf Times

[ Business ]

China doubles down on coal as energy crunch bites...

China has stepped up spending on coal in the face of extreme weather, a domestic energy crunch and rising global fuel prices — raising concerns Beijing's policies may hinder the fight against climate change....

 2022-09-18 20:07 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

Sadd up against Sailiya in Ooredoo Cup opener today...

Defending champions Al Sailiya face QSL defending champions Al Sadd in the opening match of Ooredoo Cup 2022-2023 today at the Hamad Bin Khalifa Stadium....

 2022-09-18 20:07 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

Bastianini wins on last lap, Quartararo crashes out...

Enea Bastianini won the Aragon MotoGP yesterday with a last lap overtake after mayhem at the start as world champion Fabio Quartararo crashed out to put a severe dent in his hopes of retaining the title....

 2022-09-18 20:07 

Gulf Times

[ Business ]

As IPO market languishes in the US, listings head east to booming China...

The epicentre of global initial public offering activity has shifted east to China as waves of volatility and slumping stock markets have sent virtually all sizeable listings in the US into limbo....

 2022-09-18 20:07 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Qatar-based sound artist says it's time to slow down and listen...

In a noisy, chaotic and fast-paced world, the Qatar-based sound artist Guillaume Rousere is on a mission: to get people to slow down and listen again....

 2022-09-18 20:07 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Fans invited to attend Hayya Card webinars...

The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) has announced that it will host a series of webinars to outline the Hayya Card process for fans planning to attend the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022....

 2022-09-18 20:07 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

MacIntyre wins Italian Open in play-off thriller...

Robert MacIntyre won the Italian Open yesterday after seeing off Matthew Fitzpatrick in a play-off at the Marco Simone Golf and Country Club in Rome....

 2022-09-18 20:07 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

UNDP hails Qatar's role in poverty reduction worldwide...

UN Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Achim Steiner praised the close strategic partnership with Qatar and its pioneering role in financing the programme's projects and enhancing its efforts to reduce poverty worldwide and achieve development ...

 2022-09-18 20:07 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

Monza stun Juventus for first win...

Monza won their first ever match in Serie A yesterday, stunning 10-man Juventus 1-0 to pile more pressure on under-fire Massimiliano Allegri....

 2022-09-18 20:06 

FX Empire

Marketmind: Rates, rates, rates...

(Reuters) A look at the day ahead in Asian markets from Jamie McGeever...

 2022-09-18 20:05 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Tatarstan pres.: North-south corridor to develop Iran, Russia economies...

Tabriz, IRNA The president of Tatarstan Republic of Russian Federation said that the north-south corridor will lead to development of the Iran-Russia economic transactions....

 2022-09-18 20:03 

Al Jazeera

What stagnated the Ethiopia peace process?...

The Ethiopian forces and Tigrayan rebels failed to progress in peace talks during a five-month truce period....

 2022-09-18 20:01 

Times of Israel

Fiery Youth party head, decrying inability to buy apartment, found to own large home...

After revelation, social media star and longshot candidate Hadar Muchtar claims she technically owns the home, but it actually belongs to her parentsAfter revelation, social media star and longshot candidate Hadar Muchtar claims she technically owns the h...

 2022-09-18 20:01 

Times of Israel

'Cinema Sabaya' is Israel's Oscar contender after sweeping Ophir awards...

Film about Arab and Jewish women will represent country at international contest; other winners include Sasson Gabbay for 'Karaoke' and 'Savoy,' which portrays 1975 terror attackFilm about Arab and Jewish women will represent country at in...

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