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Arab states holding their annual summit

Arab states holding their annual summit

Heads of Arab states are holding their annual summit amid an unprecedented diplomatic fallout among the Gulf countries and tension over the crisis in Egypt and the conflict in Syria.…

Plane lost in Indian Ocean

Plane lost in Indian Ocean

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has informed the families of those missing on flight MH370 that the plane likely crashed in the Indian Ocean west of Perth. Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 vanished from civilian…

Egyptian court sentenced to death Muslim Brotherhood members

An Egyptian court has sentenced 529 members of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood to death on charges including murder, in a sharp escalation of a crackdown on the movement. Family members…

Turkey shot down a Syrian aircraft

Turkey shot down a Syrian aircraft

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has confirmed that the country’s air force shot down a Syrian aircraft for violating Turkish airspace, an action that Syria denounced as “unprecedented and…

Turkey restricted access to Twitter

Turkey restricted access to Twitter

Turkey has restricted access to Twitter , hours after the prime minister, Tayyip Erdogan, threatened to shut down access to the social media platform after users published claims of corruption…

Qatar reschedule15 percent building projects

Qatar reschedule15 percent building projects

Qatar is likely to reschedule about 15 percent of its planned building projects for coming years and go over budget, amid a push to complete preparations for the 2022 World…

UN: Hatred CAR at terrifying level

UN: Hatred CAR at terrifying level

Hatred between Christians and Muslims in Central African Republic has reached a “terrifying level”, a senior United Nations official has said, with atrocities including the decapitation of children and cannibalism.…

Australia sent four aircrafts investigate two objects missing Malaysian jetliner

Australia has sent four aircrafts to investigate two objects spotted by satellite floating in the southern Indian Ocean that could be debris from a Malaysian jetliner missing with 239 people on…

Pakistan receving $1.5b aid from Saudi Arabia

Brushing off the opposition’s criticism of a $1.5 billion (Dh5.5 billion) aid package from Saudi Arabia, Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain has defended the government’s policy and expressed the hope that…

Protest UN food cuts in Gaza

Protest UN food cuts in Gaza

Hundreds of Palestinians have demonstrated against cuts to a United Nations food programme, as protest leaders said they would boost their efforts to restore food assistance to local families. Protesters…