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Saudi Arabian air defenses on Wednesday intercepted three missiles fired from Yemeni territory, including two that were shot down over capital Riyadh and a third…
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday said his country may face “problems”, but he promised that these problems would last for only two or three…

Putin sworn in as Russian president

Vladimir Putin on Monday was sworn in as Russian president in the Grand Kremlin Palace in Moscow, marking the official commencement of his fourth term…
In a first, a woman became mayor of the Tunisian capital. Suad Ibrahim of the Ennahda Movement party bagged 33.8 percent votes in Sunday's local…

Iraq strikes Daesh positions in Syria

Iraqi warplanes carried out airstrikes against positions of the Daesh terrorist group in neighboring Syria, according to Iraqi authorities on Sunday. The strikes targeted Daesh…
US to ‘regret’ if it withdraws from nuclear deal: Iran

India: 72 die in severe storms

More than 70 people were killed on Wednesday when a high-intensity squall with sandstorms followed by thundershowers hit parts of northern India. According to media…
A 5.2-magnitude earthquake shook southwestern Iran early Wednesday, reportedly injuring dozens of people. According to a statement issued by Tehran University’s Seismology Center, the quake’s…
Myanmar said Wednesday it has agreed to the involvement of United Nations agencies in repatriating Rohingya refugees who have fled to neighboring Bangladesh. Citing State…
The gap in air quality between rich and poorer countries is increasing steadily, a new report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) has found Air…
At least 408 civilians were killed in war-torn Syria last month, according to a Syrian human rights NGO on Tuesday. Syrian regime forces killed 212…
Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has dismissed claims by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu about Tehran’s pursuit of its nuclear program as “baseless”. In a…
Sajid Javid has become the new home secretary on Monday following the resignation of Amber Rudd over the weekend. “The queen has been pleased to…
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, often known as MBS, has told heads of US-based Jewish groups that the Palestinian leadership must accept conditions for…
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