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Tuesday , September 27 2022

International

Trump may speed up fight against DAESH

WASHINGTON, Jan 28, (AFP): US President Donald Trump is expected to order up a new plan for defeating the Islamic State group with expanded US …

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All visa applications from 7 face delay – Syria safe zones, ban on refugees eyed

WASHINGTON, Jan 26, (Agencies): President Donald Trump was reportedly poised on Thursday to suspend the US refugee program for four months and halt visas for …

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US may pull funding to all bodies for ‘full Palestinian membership’

UNITED NATIONS, United States, Jan 26, (AFP): US President Donald Trump is considering drastic funding cuts to international organizations and a review of treaties that …

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Bahrain police carry out dawn raids against cleric supporters

DUBAI, Jan 26, (Agencies): Police in Bahrain carried out a dawn raid Thursday against supporters of a Shiite cleric on trial in the Sunniruled kingdom …

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Kuwait seeks better ties with Tehran

TEHRAN, Iran, Jan 25, (Agencies): Iran’s president and Kuwait’s foreign minister both appealed on Wednesday for better relation between the Islamic Republic and Gulf Arab …

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El-Sisi says alarmed by high divorce rates – ‘Six yrs after uprising, Egypt on right track’

CAIRO, Jan 25, (Agencies): Egypt’s president said Tuesday he was alarmed by his country’s high divorce rate, suggesting a ground-breaking legislation to delegalize divorces verbally …

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Refugee ban, visa suspension eyed – Trump talk of taking Iraqi oil sparks concern

WASHINGTON, Jan 25, (Agencies): President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed directives to build a wall along the US border with Mexico and crack down on …

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Computer virus Shamoon returns to ‘Saudi Arabia’ – ‘Major petrochemical firm hit’

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Jan 24, (AP): Saudi Arabia is warning that a computer virus that destroyed systems of its state-run oil company in 2012 …

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Dad seeks mercy killing

DHAKA, Jan 24, (AFP): Desperate to end their suffering, an impoverished Bangladeshi father has begged permission to kill three terminally ill members of his family, …

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Kuwait considering to construct nuclear power plant coordination with Russia

KUWAIT CITY: Kuwait is considering the possibility of constructing a nuclear power plant in coordination with Russia, reports Annahar daily. The Russian Minister of Energy …

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