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 2021-01-16 12:32 

JPost.com

Italy suspends flights from Brazil in response to new coronavirus strain...
 2021-01-16 12:32 

MehrNews.com

Taliban welcomes US troops downsize in Afghanistan...

TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) The Taliban welcomed the downsizing of US troops in Afghanistan, calling it an important step in implementing the Doha agreement....

 2021-01-16 12:29 

Press TV

Italian Serie A: Lazio 3-0 Roma...

Over football news in the Italian Serie A, Lazio have cruised past their city rivals AS Roma with a 3-nil win....

 2021-01-16 12:29 

Al Arabiya

Hong Kong government 'strongly' objects to US report critical of Beijing...

The Hong Kong government said it "strongly" objects to a US congressional report critical of Beijing's handling of the city, calling the report "biased, po...

 2021-01-16 12:22 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Two NSSA affiliates shine in Microsoft Hackathon...
 2021-01-16 12:16 

JPost.com

Iran may complain to World Court over alleged US 'illegal actions'...
 2021-01-16 12:14 

Al Arabiya

France, Britain, Germany warn Iran against uranium metal work...

European powers on Saturday warned Iran against starting work on uranium metal-based fuel for a research reactor, saying it contravened the 2015 nuclear de...

 2021-01-16 12:13 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Russia: Iran Pioneer in Fight against Terrorism - World news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova on Saturday rejected the US allegations of Iran's link with al Qaeda, saying that the Islamic Republic is a victim of terrorism itself and a pioneer in the fight against terrorism....

 2021-01-16 12:13 

Times of Israel

Iran's Revolutionary Guard conducts long-range anti-warship missile drill...

Ballistic projectiles, said to have range that could hit Israeli targets, fired at 'hypothetical hostile enemy ships' in Indian OceanBallistic projectiles, said to have range that could hit Israeli targets, fired at 'hypothetical hostile enemy...

 2021-01-16 12:10 

i24 News

Iran test-fires ballistic missiles on targets at sea...
 2021-01-16 12:03 

Al Jazeera

Laschet succeeds Merkel as German CDU party leader...

Armin Laschet wins 521 of 991 votes cast during conservative party's first ever digital convention....

 2021-01-16 12:01 

FARS News Agency

FarsNews Agency Court Filing: Parler CEO, Family Forced into Hiding over Death Threats, Security Breaches...

TEHRAN (FNA)- A new court filing on Friday from the Parler legal team revealed its CEO John Matze and his family are now in hiding over death threats and security breaches they hav ....

 2021-01-16 12:00 

MehrNews.com

34 teams to participate in AFC Women's Asian Cup qualifiers...

TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) According to the AFC, 34 teams will participate in the qualifiers for the 2022 Women's Asian Cup....

 2021-01-16 11:55 

Haaretz Daily

Saudi Arabia to reopen Qatar embassy in coming days, minister says...

Move comes after Riyadh announced a breakthrough U.S.-backed deal to end the row with Doha and strengthen an Arab alliance against Iran...

 2021-01-16 11:55 

Saudi Press Agency

UAE Records 3,432 Covid-19 Cases...
 2021-01-16 11:49 

FARS News Agency

FarsNews Agency HRW: Israel ‘Systematically Repressed’ Palestinians in 2020...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Human Rights Watch (HRW) said the Israeli regime "systematically repressed and discriminated" against Palestinians last year....

 2021-01-16 11:48 

FARS News Agency

FarsNews Agency Coronavirus: Up to 1.3 mln Immigrants Have Left UK in ‘Largest Population Fall Since Second World War’...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Up to 1.3 million immigrants have left the UK the largest population fall since the Second World War with coronavirus the likely cause, a study said....

 2021-01-16 11:47 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait oil price down 31 cents to USD 55.61 pb...

KUWAIT, Jan 16 (KUNA) -- The price of Kuwaiti oil went down by 31 cents to USD 55.61 per barrel Friday, after being at USD 55.92 pb the day before, said the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) Saturday. The price of Brent crude went down by USD 1.32 to USD...

 2021-01-16 11:46 

Oman Observer

International Space Station will be visible today from Oman...

Muscat: The International Space Station will be visible today to the naked eye from Oman today at 6:31 pm, said The post International Space Station will be visible today from Oman appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-16 11:45 

FARS News Agency

FarsNews Agency IRGC Top Commander: Iran's Strategy Entails Ballistic Missiles Raining Down on Hostile Warships...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Commander Major General Hossein Salami said on Saturday that targeting aircraft carriers and warships by long-range ballistic m ....

 2021-01-16 11:45 

JPost.com

Coronavirus: Four more cases of South African variant found in Israel...
 2021-01-16 11:43 

MehrNews.com

India to host Iran's 'That Night's Train', 'Mordeh Khor'...

TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) Two Iranian films, "That Night's Train" and "Mordeh Khor", will be screened at the Chennai International Film Festival in India....

 2021-01-16 11:40 

Al Jazeera

Iran's Revolutionary Guard tests long-range missiles, drones...

Iran's elite military force says it can deter long-range maritime threats with ballistic missiles tested on Saturday....

 2021-01-16 11:40 

Times of Israel

Biden returns David Cohen, Obama-era CIA deputy director, to his old position...

Role not subject to Senate confirmation; the experienced official rose through the intelligence ranks as an Iran sanctions enforcerRole not subject to Senate confirmation; the experienced official rose through the intelligence ranks as an Iran sanctions e...

 2021-01-16 11:39 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Pompeo seeks to undermine Biden's efforts to engage with Iran: Ex-Pakistan envoy...

Islamabad, Jan 16, IRNA -- Pakistan's former ambassador to Afghanistan said that the Trump administration's accusations against Iran were aimed at undermining the next administration in Washington to engage with Tehran, preventing the revival of t...

 2021-01-16 11:39 

Al Arabiya

Coronavirus: China says latest COVID-19 outbreak caused by imported cases...

China's recent COVID-19 outbreaks in the northeast have come from travelers entering the country or contaminated frozen food imports, the National Health C...

 2021-01-16 11:37 

Oman Observer

Royal Opera House to reopen from January 17...

Muscat: The Royal Opera House (ROH) Muscat will reopen its doors to the public starting from January 17. Visitors can The post Royal Opera House to reopen from January 17 appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2021-01-16 11:37 

FARS News Agency

FarsNews Agency UK Edges Towards Double-Dip Recession as GDP Falls 2.6%...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The UK economy edged towards a double-dip recession after official figures confirmed a renewed slump in November fuelled by the second national coronavirus lockdown i ....

 2021-01-16 11:36 

FARS News Agency

FarsNews Agency Iran Reports 6,100 New Coronavirus Patients, 96 Deaths...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Iranian health ministry announced on Saturday that 6,100 new cases of coronavirus infection have been identified across the country during the past 24 hours, addi ....

 2021-01-16 11:36 

Ynetnews

Heads of Arab local authorities call to boycott Sunday's meeting with PM...
 2021-01-16 11:34 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Tourism & mineral industry in Iran...

Tehran, Jan 16, IRNA -- Tourism pertaining to mineral industry has been specialized tourism aiming to promote the active mines and contribute to economic development of the rural areas....

 2021-01-16 11:30 

JPost.com

PA: Abbas rival won't be allowed to run in Palestinian election...

Divisions and bickering in Fatah were one of the reasons why the ruling faction lost the parliamentary election to Hamas in 2006....

 2021-01-16 11:30 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Pandemic Reduced Migrants by 2 Million by Mid-2020, UN Says - Other Media news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) A new UN report estimates that the COVID-19 pandemic reduced the number of international migrants by 2 million by the middle of 2020 because of border closings and a halt to travel worldwide — an estimated 27% decrease in expected gr...

 2021-01-16 11:29 

SANA

From support of terrorism to fraud... Dutch Rutte government resigns...

Damascus, SANA- A new scandal is added to the black record of the Dutch government and its prime Minister, Mark Rutte, who was directly involved in supporting terrorism in Syria and the latter's confession to his personal interference in obstructing p...

 2021-01-16 11:26 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Some 96 deaths caused by COVID-19 in Iran...

Tehran, Jan 16, IRNA Some 96 deaths caused by COVID-19 pandemic over the past 24 hours, spokeswoman for Iran's Ministry of Health and Medical Education Sima Sadat Lari said on Saturday....

 2021-01-16 11:23 

Ynetnews

Saudi to reopen Qatar embassy in coming days, says Saudi minister...
 2021-01-16 11:22 

Ynetnews

Iran fires long-range missiles into Indian Ocean in military drill- media...
 2021-01-16 11:16 

MehrNews.com

US Health Sec. resigns after attack on Capitol: Report...

TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) US Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar has resigned from his position, citing last week's attack on Capitol Hill....

 2021-01-16 11:13 

Times of Israel

Complete Nuremberg Trials recordings online for the first time...

US Holocaust Memorial Museum uploads over 700 hours of audio recordings, many of them in German without translation, as well as 37 reels of film introduced as evidenceUS Holocaust Memorial Museum uploads over 700 hours of audio recordings, many of them in...

 2021-01-16 11:11 

Al Arabiya

Australian bushfire threatens homes in Perth...

Australian firefighters said they expect to battle an out-of-control bushfire well into the night on Saturday, as the blaze threatens lives and homes in th...

 2021-01-16 11:10 

Press TV

Washington trying to tighten noose on Cubans: Analyst...

An analyst says the United States aims to ratchet up the pressure on Cuban people and starve them out by slapping sanctions on the country....

 2021-01-16 11:10 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Qatar Airways flights to Jeddah resume...

Qatar Airways is resuming services to King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, with four weekly flights, the airline tweeted Friday....

 2021-01-16 11:10 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

NU-Q student unmasks a new wave of plastic pollution...

A Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) student has highlighted the need for immediate action against increasing plastic menace globally including Qatar, especially with the onset of Covid-19....

 2021-01-16 11:08 

SANA

Latakia on Saturday...
 2021-01-16 11:06 

JPost.com

Ally of poisoned Kremlin critic Navalny jailed in Moscow for extremism...

His detention by the Presnensky District Court comes a day before Navalny's planned return to Russia since being poisoned....

 2021-01-16 11:05 

Kuwait News Agency

China: 130 new COVID-19 cases, no deaths...

KUWAIT, Jan 16 (KUNA) -- China, on Saturday, reported 130 new coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in the last 24 hours. No deaths occurred. The National Health Commission was quoted by the Xinhua news agency as saying that the tally of infections reached 88...

 2021-01-16 11:03 

Saudi Press Agency

Wall Street Closing...
 2021-01-16 11:03 

Saudi Press Agency

UAE Strongly Condemns Houthis' Launch of Booby-Trapped Drones Towards KSA...
 2021-01-16 11:00 

i24 News

Report: Saudi ties with Israel collapsing over protracted Palestinian peace talks...
 2021-01-16 11:00 

i24 News

US carries out last federal execution of Trump era: reports...

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