Nahr al-Bared (Lebanon), May 27 (DPA) A fragile ceasefire between the Lebanese army and Al Qaeda-linked Muslim militants was broken late Saturday as machinegun fire and rocket exchanges could be heard across the Palestinian refugee camp at the centre of the struggle.
Sunday, May 27, 2007 8:59:04 AM
Gaza/Ramallah, May 27 (DPA) Five people were killed and five wounded in latest Israeli airstrikes on security forces of the Islamic Hamas movement in the Gaza Strip.
Sunday, May 27, 2007 8:45:53 AM
Amman, May 26 (DPA) The Jordanian government has signed agreements with four foreign firms - including two from India - for the exploration of oil in various parts of the country, Energy Minister Khalid Shraydeh said Saturday.
Saturday, May 26, 2007 11:14:57 PM
Jerusalem, May 26 (DPA) The Israeli Army has arrested a Palestinian minister belonging to the radical Islamic Hamas movement in the town of Jenin in the West bank, Israeli Radio reported Saturday.
Saturday, May 26, 2007 2:17:22 PM
Gaza, May 26 (DPA) Israeli aircraft struck a car in Gaza city, killing three militants from Hamas' military wing, Palestinian sources and paramedics said.
Saturday, May 26, 2007 8:51:29 AM
Baghdad, May 25 (DPA) Shia cleric and militia leader Moqtada al-Sadr called Friday for the pull-out of US troops from Iraq, as he announced his readiness to 'cooperate' with Sunnis.
Friday, May 25, 2007 9:25:51 PM
Baghdad, May 25 (DPA) The US army in Iraq announced Friday that six soldiers and an interpreter were killed and four others wounded in attacks Thursday across Iraq.
Friday, May 25, 2007 4:22:06 PM
Dubai, May 25 (IANS) An Indian worker in Bahrain allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself in his room just a day after returning from his sister's marriage in Kerala.
Friday, May 25, 2007 1:06:28 PM
Ramallah/Gaza, May 25 (DPA) Israel has arrested 33 senior Hamas officials in raids throughout the West Bank, widening a campaign against the ruling Palestinian party in response to more than a week of intense rocket fire from the Gaza Strip.
Friday, May 25, 2007 9:32:59 AM
Abu Dhabi, May 24 (IANS) Marine ecologists have collected rare samples of seahorse larvae in the waters northeast of the Delma Island in the United Arab Emirates, the WAM news agency reported Thursday.
Thursday, May 24, 2007 7:49:02 PM
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