Dubai, July 10 (IANS) A massive beautification drive in the Qatari capital poses a threat to several outlets selling ethnic food and many traders fear an uncertain future. Small shops selling Indian samosas in Doha, a hot favourite among Arabs, are the latest casualty.
Tuesday, July 10, 2007 12:57:13 PM
Cairo, July 10 (DPA) Ten years ago, the leaders of Al-Gama'a al-Islamiyya (the Islamic Group), one of Egypt's most violent militant groups, issued a statement announcing what it called a 'ceasefire initiative', under which the group suspended armed operations and said it was revising the ideological basis of past violence.
Tuesday, July 10, 2007 8:17:46 AM
Dubai, July 9 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Monday admitted it was 'concerned' at a proposed Twenty20 tournament in the West Indies to be organised by American businessman Sir Allen Stanford next year.
Monday, July 09, 2007 10:56:18 PM
Cairo, July 9 (RIA Novosti) The head of the Palestinian National Authority ruled out any contact with the Hamas group until the situation returns to normal, and said Monday international peacekeepers are needed to maintain security.
Monday, July 09, 2007 5:22:43 PM
Dubai/New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) The Indian mission in Dubai has issued over 5,000 emergency certificates to illegal Indian workers to return home following an amnesty scheme launched by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) government.
Monday, July 09, 2007 3:10:42 PM
Dubai, July 9 (IANS) India are still at the sixth spot while world champions Australia are the No.1 one-day team, according to the latest rankings released by the International Cricket Council (ICC) here.
Monday, July 09, 2007 12:38:17 PM
Dubai, July 9 (IANS) Mahendra Singh Dhoni is India's top-ranked one-day batsman at the fifth spot among all batsmen in the world while captain Rahul Dravid slipped to 15th in the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) rankings released here.
Monday, July 09, 2007 11:25:06 AM
Abu Dhabi, July 9 (IANS) United Arab Emirates (UAE) has urged the international community to give new impetus to the Middle East peace process for bringing an end to the sufferings of the Palestinian people.
Monday, July 09, 2007 10:28:00 AM
Tel Aviv, July 9 (DPA) The Israeli military killed a Palestinian militant from the Islamic Jihad in the northern West Bank city of Jenin, media reported.
Monday, July 09, 2007 8:55:24 AM
Gaza, July 8 (Xinhua) Around 300 Palestinians staged a sit-in at a pro-Fatah university in Gaza City Sunday, protesting against Hamas police forces which stormed the university and took away some materials from the laboratories.
Sunday, July 08, 2007 7:47:42 PM
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