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 2021-09-18 22:17 

Haaretz Daily

Parents in Israel keep kids home from school to avoid COVID quarantine over holiday...

According to Health Ministry figures released on Friday, some 147,000 school children were in quarantine, 44,314 of whom were infected with COVID and the rest of whom had been exposed to infected people...

 2021-09-18 22:11 

Haaretz Daily

Israel must stop breaching the status quo on the Temple Mount...
 2021-09-18 22:10 

Times of Israel

Iran's new nuclear chief wants fast overhaul of Arak reactor...

Under 2015 deal, Tehran agreed to modify site so that it could not produce military-grade plutoniumUnder 2015 deal, Tehran agreed to modify site so that it could not produce military-grade plutonium...

 2021-09-18 22:01 

JPost.com

IDF probes army violence against left wing activists in Hebron Hills...

Video showed IDF soldiers holding one left-wing activist in a choke hold and pushing another onto the ground....

 2021-09-18 22:00 

The Peninsula Qatar

52 community Covid-19 cases in Qatar on Sept 18...

Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) today reported 82 new cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) and 164 people recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of people recovered in Qatar to 233,116....

 2021-09-18 21:54 

Arutz Sheva

8 unvaccinated individuals put on ECMO machines...

8 individuals between 35 and 40 years old are hospitalized in critical condition and have recently been connected to ECMO machines. All are unvaccinated but have not other risk factors....

 2021-09-18 21:46 

Haaretz Daily

Arab cooperation, courtesy of Israel's cruelty...
 2021-09-18 21:40 

Arutz Sheva

Green stamp status to expire without third vaccination...

The Green Stamp status will expire in two weeks for anyone who has gone 6 months since receiving the second dose and has not received their third dose....

 2021-09-18 21:40 

Arutz Sheva

Report: Stabbing near Mahane Yehuda marketplace in Jerusalem...

Teenage boy of about 17 sustains moderate injuries in Jerusalem stabbing....

 2021-09-18 21:39 

Al Arabiya

Family of Yemeni officer shares final letter after Houthis carry out execution...

The family of one of the nine men executed by the Iran-backed Houthi militia on Saturday has shared their son's final letter in which he said reiterated...

 2021-09-18 21:36 

Times of Israel

Rwanda believed to have used NSO spyware against Belgian journalist, wife...

Belgium's military intelligence reportedly concludes that Peter Verlinden and Marie Bamutese were targeted by Israeli-developed Pegasus softwareBelgium's military intelligence reportedly concludes that Peter Verlinden and Marie Bamutese were targe...

 2021-09-18 21:34 

Arutz Sheva

Evacuated residents to be evicted from hotels...

Residents of the two apartment buildings in Bnei Brak cleared due to fear of collapse have been given notice that the city sponsored hotels in which they were being hosted will not be funded past Sunday....

 2021-09-18 21:33 

Haaretz Daily

Say it with me: Bennett is establishing an apartheid state...
 2021-09-18 21:30 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Report: Stabbing near Mahane Yehuda marketplace in Jerusalem...

Teenage boy of about 17 sustains moderate injuries in Jerusalem stabbing....

 2021-09-18 21:29 

Haaretz Daily

Israeli soldiers attack activists, Palestinians bringing water to West Bank village...

In a statement, the IDF Spokesperson's Unit said the officer's conduct as reflected in the video was unbecoming to an IDF officer: 'The incident is under investigation and conclusions will be drawn accordingly'...

 2021-09-18 21:26 

Gulf Times

[ International ]

Sparse crowds rally in support of January 6 US Capitol rioters...

A few hundred protesters turned up yesterday in Washington to rally in support of the pro-Trump rioters who ransacked the US Capitol on January 6, but they were outnumbered by a robust security presence and journalists....

 2021-09-18 21:26 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

Pakistan battling isolation as cricket host after NZ pull out...

Pakistan cricket began confronting its worst fear yesterday, with the national side staring at another era of isolation from hosting international matches after New Zealand abandoned their tour, citing a security threat....

 2021-09-18 21:26 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

Ajs Hajaj wins at Wolverhampton...

The three-year-old colt Ajs Hajaj (QTR) carried the colours of his owner Mohamed bin Hamad Khalifa al-Attiyah to success, taking the Sohar Beach Handicap Stakes, a 1,400-metre race for three-year-old and older Purebred Arabians at Wolverhampton, UK, on Sa...

 2021-09-18 21:26 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

Liverpool beat Palace to top, Arsenal ease Arteta pressure...

Sadio Mane reached 100 career goals for Liverpool in a 3-0 win against Crystal Palace that sent the Reds top of the Premier League, while Arsenal eased the pressure on Mikel Arteta with a battling 1-0 victory at Burnley yesterday....

 2021-09-18 21:26 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

Al-Mohannadi to run for Asian table tennis presidency...

The president of the Qatar Table Tennis Association (QTTA) Khalil Ahmed al-Mohannadi yesterday announced he will contest for presidency of the Asian Table Tennis Union (ATTU) later this month....

 2021-09-18 21:26 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

Joshua promises dream bout with Fury will happen...

Anthony Joshua says the mouthwatering heavyweight boxing bout with fellow Briton Tyson Fury will happen preferably in Britain before he hangs up his gloves....

 2021-09-18 21:26 

Gulf Times

[ International ]

Hundreds of seabirds found dead along UK coasts...

Several hundred seabirds have been found dead along the coasts of northeast England and Scotland, while many have been discovered in a condition of emaciation....

 2021-09-18 21:26 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

DIFI praises draft decision on part-time system in public agencies...

Doha International Family Institute (DIFI), a member of Qatar Foundation, applauded the Cabinet's approval the draft decision on the terms and conditions of the part-time system in public agencies....

 2021-09-18 21:26 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Shop Qatar 2021 announces winners of first rraffle draw...

The first of Shop Qatar2021's four digital raffle draws, was held at Doha Festival City on Friday 17 September. 56 winners won two Genesis cars, over QAR 300,000 in cash prizes, as well as 10 prizes of PlayStation 5 and 27 gift vouchers....

 2021-09-18 21:26 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Ooredoo named Best Place to Work in Qatar...

Ooredoo announced Saturday that it has been certified as a Best Place to Work in Qatar for 2021....

 2021-09-18 21:26 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

Myth Style gains first success at Dax...

Carrying the colours of her owner Khalfan bin Mohameed al-Suwiadi, Myth Style broke her maiden in the Prix du Conseil Municipal du la Ville de Dax, a maiden for three-year-olds, at the Dax Racecourse yesterday....

 2021-09-18 21:26 

Gulf Times

[ International ]

World leaders descend on New York despite pandemic...

Some 100 world leaders descend on New York next week in a partial return of the annual UN extravaganza despite concerns over the coronavirus (Covid-19), with progress sought on pressing global problems starting with the pandemic....

 2021-09-18 21:26 

Gulf Times

[ Middle East ]

Algeria's ex-president Abdelaziz Bouteflika dies aged 84...

Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who ruled Algeria for two decades before resigning in 2019 as huge protests engulfed the country, died on Friday aged 84, public television announced....

 2021-09-18 21:26 

The Peninsula Qatar

Messi, Neymar, Mbapp to train in Qatar along with PSG team in January...

For the first time since 2019, Paris Saint-Germain will return to Doha for their traditional Qatar Winter Tour from January 16 to 20, 2022. The Paris Saint-Germain squad will include all first team players, who will travel from France following the home m...

 2021-09-18 21:25 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Authorities seize dangerous fertiliser in east Lebanon...

Lebanese authorities have seized 20 tonnes of ammonium nitrate -- the same chemical behind a deadly explosion last year at Beirut's port -- in the eastern Bekaa Valley, state media reported on Saturday....

 2021-09-18 21:24 

Times of Israel

IDF soldiers injure left-wing activists at West Bank protest, drawing outcry...

Army says demonstration was violent, but censures commanding officer; Health Minister Horowitz demands 'thorough investigation,' decries violence 'against peace activists'Army says demonstration was violent, but censures commanding officer...

 2021-09-18 21:21 

Kuwait News Agency

NATO Military Committee chief: Many lessons to be learnt from developments in Afghanistan...

BRUSSELS, Sept 18 (KUNA) -- The NATO Military Committee ended its 2-day conference in Athens, Greece, Saturday evening after discussing security challenges facing the 30-member Alliance, said the Chair of the Committee Admiral Rob Bauer. Speaking at a pre...

 2021-09-18 21:14 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Qatar's discriminatory parliamentary elections rules condemned...
 2021-09-18 21:09 

Kuwait News Agency

Photo of the day...
 2021-09-18 21:07 

Arutz Sheva

Stabbing reported in Jerusalem...

A stabbing has been reported near the Machane Yehudah street market in Jerusalem....

 2021-09-18 21:07 

Arutz Sheva

This is why Orthodox Jews are flocking to South Florida...

COVID-19 has turned South Florida into a promised land for Orthodox New Yorkers....

 2021-09-18 21:06 

Arutz Sheva

Kiryat Arba council head praises soldiers at demonstration...

The head of the Kiryat Arba regional council commented on the recent incident in Mount Hebron and to reports of an officer shoving a demonstrator to the ground. "These people come intending to support our enemies and disrupt public order. The sold...

 2021-09-18 21:06 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

This is why Orthodox Jews are flocking to South Florida...

COVID-19 has turned South Florida into a promised land for Orthodox New Yorkers....

 2021-09-18 21:00 

ISNA

Leader meets with Iranian Olympic, Paralympic medalists...
 2021-09-18 20:59 

The Peninsula Qatar

Ooredoo certified as a best place to work in Qatar for 2021...

Ooredoo said today it has been certified as a Best Place to Work in Qatar for 2021....

 2021-09-18 20:58 

Times of Israel

Greece inaugurates first 'closed' camp for asylum seekers awaiting deportation...

EU-funded facility will house migrants whose claims have been rejected and who are to be sent back to Turkey; Greek government says new sites are an upgradeEU-funded facility will house migrants whose claims have been rejected and who are to be sent back ...

 2021-09-18 20:57 

Kuwait News Agency

Explosions kill 2, wounds 19 in E. Afghanistan...

ISLAMABAD, Sept 18 (KUNA) -- At least two people were killed and 19 others were wounded in three separate explosions in Afghanistan's eastern Jalalabad city on Saturday, said local media reports. According to local Afghan media Pajhwok news, at least ...

 2021-09-18 20:46 

Arutz Sheva

Arson suspected in two Judea fires...

Firefighters worked until the early hours of Saturday morning extinguishing a fire in Begin Park....

 2021-09-18 20:46 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Iran looks east after China-led bloc OKs entry...

Iran on Saturday hailed its acceptance into a China and Russia-led bloc, an eastward turn it sees as opening access to major world markets and a counter to crippling Western sanctions....

 2021-09-18 20:46 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Arson suspected in two Judea fires...

Firefighters worked until the early hours of Saturday morning extinguishing a fire in Begin Park....

 2021-09-18 20:40 

SABA Net

Two civilians maimed by Houthi landmines in Taiz...
 2021-09-18 20:40 

Arutz Sheva

Combatants for Peace demands end to investigation...

The far-left movement "Combatants for Peace" has demanded that the government end the investigation of the movement's activists following the incident in Mount Hebron, saying that such an investigation is a political tool and illegal in nature...

 2021-09-18 20:39 

ISNA

Herat in era of Taliban...
 2021-09-18 20:37 

Arutz Sheva

IDF condemns officer who shoved demonstrator...

An IDF reaction to footage of an officer throwing a demonstrator on the ground said the officer is 'not aligned with expectations.'...

 2021-09-18 20:37 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

IDF condemns officer who shoved demonstrator...

An IDF reaction to footage of an officer throwing a demonstrator on the ground said the officer is 'not aligned with expectations.'...

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