Jeddah, Oct 19 (IANS) Saudi Arabia is considering a ban on children below 10 years of age from performing the Haj next year, media reported Sunday.
Sunday, October 19, 2014 11:34:04 AM
Riyadh, Oct 19 (IANS) Saudi Arabia said Saturday that it foiled an attempt to smuggle 588 pieces of elephant tusks from Africa to Asia, media reported.
Sunday, October 19, 2014 2:12:17 AM
Dammam (Saudi Arabia), Oct 18 (IANS) A "limited fire" broke out in a subsidiary oil pipeline in eastern Saudi Arabia Saturday after assailants fired shots at a security patrol, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.
Saturday, October 18, 2014 9:46:14 PM
Doha, Oct 18 (IANS) MRF 1600 champion Tarun Reddy put on a brilliant display to become the youngest race winner in the 2014 MRF Challenge as he took the chequered flag in Round 1 of the series at the Losail International Circuit here Saturday.
Saturday, October 18, 2014 6:02:15 PM
Geneva, Oct 17 (IANS) The World Health Organisation (WHO) Friday declared the Ebola outbreak in Senegal was finished, commending the West African country on its diligence in ending the transmission of the virus.
Friday, October 17, 2014 10:08:05 PM
Manama, Oct 17 (IANS) Several European Union nations have urged Bahrain's opposition societies to participate in next month's national elections.
Friday, October 17, 2014 6:30:04 PM
Doha, Oct 17 (IANS) The MRF Challenge series, involving Formula 2000 cars powered by Renault engines and offering prize money of Rs. 65 lakh, takes a leap into history at the Losail circuit here this weekend by becoming the first Indian racing championship to be run under lights.
Friday, October 17, 2014 12:36:07 PM
Geneva, Oct 17 (IANS/EFE) More than 200,000 people have died in Syria's civil war since it started in March 2011, said new UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra'ad Al-Hussein.
Friday, October 17, 2014 10:28:03 AM
Geneva, Oct 16 (IANS/EFE) The UN announced Thursday that it is drawing up guidelines to prevent human rights violations in health quarantine for people suspected of having contracted the deadly Ebola virus.
Thursday, October 16, 2014 8:34:08 PM
Dubai, Oct 16 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Thursday announced the six squads that will travel to Malaysia for the World Cricket League (WCL) Division 3 to be played Oct 23-30.
Thursday, October 16, 2014 3:46:21 PM
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