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Suspect detained in deadly Quebec mosque shooting

Suspect detained in deadly Quebec mosque shooting

Jillian Kestler-D’Amours : Canadian police have said only one of two men initially detained in connection to a Quebec City  mosque shooting - which killed six people - is now considered a suspect. The…

Americans raise $600,000 to rebuild burned Texas mosque

Americans raise $600,000 to rebuild burned Texas mosque

Creede Newton : A Texas community has rallied behind its Muslim residents after their mosque burnt to the ground shortly after President Donald Trump signed into effect a “Muslim ban” on…

US judge blocks deportations under Trump’s Muslim ban

US judge blocks deportations under Trump’s Muslim ban

A federal judge has blocked part of President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration, ruling that travellers who have already landed in the US with valid visas should not be sent…

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli soldier in Jenin

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli soldier in Jenin

A Palestinian has been shot dead and five others wounded by Israeli soldiers at the Jenin camp in the occupied West Bank, Palestinian medical sources said. The person killed on…

PDO boosts Duqm with $1.2b pipe supply contract

PDO boosts Duqm with $1.2b pipe supply contract

Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) on Thursday signed a $1.2 billion contract to supply piping for its drilling operations through Duqm. The five-year deal with Japanese supplier Sumitomo further includes a…

King Salman to inaugurate Al-Janadriyah 31 festival

King Salman to inaugurate Al-Janadriyah 31 festival

King Salman will inaugurate on Wednesday Al-Janadriyah 31, the national festival for heritage and culture named after the village on the northern outskirts of Riyadh, where it is held annually…

Protest at JFK airport over Trump’s refugee ban

Protest at JFK airport over Trump’s refugee ban

Protests have broken out at the John F Kennedy (JFK) International Airport in New York City as immigrants, including US green card holders, are detained following right-wing President Donald Trump’s…

UK and Turkey sign defence deal, push for more trade

UK and Turkey sign defence deal, push for more trade

British Prime Minister Theresa May has signed a $125m defence equipment deal with Turkey as the two countries promised to ramp up trade partnerships. May, who arrived in Turkey on…

The Gambia: President Adama Barrow pledges reforms

The Gambia: President Adama Barrow pledges reforms

Adama Barrow, The Gambia’s new president, has vowed to reform the country’s notorious intelligence agency and promised to ensure media freedom in the country. Speaking at his first news conference…

Trump signs executive order banning Syrian refugees

Trump signs executive order banning Syrian refugees

President Donald Trump has signed an executive order suspending the US refugee programme for 120 days, specifically barring Syrian refugees until further notice. Trump on Friday signed the order at…