Gaza, Sep 5 (Xinhua) The Islamic Hamas movement Wednesday downgraded Quartet on the Middle East envoy Tony Blair's tour of the Middle East and said it was part of a plan to wage a war in the region.
Wednesday, September 05, 2007 3:22:28 PM
Baghdad, Sep 5 (DPA) At least 11 people were killed and 21 wounded in a bomb blast Wednesday in a Shiite district of Baghdad, media reports said.
Wednesday, September 05, 2007 2:03:16 PM
Jerusalem, Sep 5 (Xinhua) Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak has decided to declare a 'special situation on the home front' in the Gaza vicinity area, a Defence Ministry spokeswoman said.
Wednesday, September 05, 2007 11:08:00 AM
Dubai, Sep 5 (IANS) Well known Malayalam newspaper Chandrika will launch its Bahrain edition next week.
Wednesday, September 05, 2007 11:03:04 AM
Dora (Lebanon), Sep 5 (DPA) Thousands of people cheered Lebanese troops returning from north Lebanon as they entered Beirut after the army said it had killed at least 222 extremists during a more than three-month stand-off against militants.
Wednesday, September 05, 2007 9:58:13 AM
Baghdad, Sep 4 (Xinhua) An Iraqi appeals court has upheld the death sentence given to Ali Hassan al-Majid better known as 'Chemical Ali' and another two aides of the executed ruler Saddam Hussein over charges of genocide and crimes against humanity.
Tuesday, September 04, 2007 5:35:01 PM
Ramallah, Sep 4 (Xinhua) Israeli troops wounded four Palestinians and arrested a Hamas member Tuesday in a ground operation in the West Bank city of Nablus, Palestinian witnesses and paramedics said.
Tuesday, September 04, 2007 3:41:07 PM
Baghdad, Sep 4 (Xinhua) Two roadside bomb attacks and gunfire during a US forces' raid in eastern Baghdad Tuesday killed three people and wounded seven, a police source said.
Tuesday, September 04, 2007 2:09:34 PM
Tel Aviv, Sep 4 (DPA) Parents and teachers in Sderot Tuesday launched a strike in secondary schools to protest the almost daily barrage of rockets fired at the southern Israeli town from the Gaza Strip, Israel Radio reported.
Tuesday, September 04, 2007 11:55:28 AM
Baghdad, Sep 3 (Xinhua) US President George W. Bush paid a surprise visit to Iraq Monday and said that US troop cuts is possible, the pan-Arab al-Jazeera TV reported.
Monday, September 03, 2007 11:41:52 PM
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