Sanaa (Yemen), Feb 23 (DPA) A US citizen of Yemeni origin wanted by the US Federal Bureau for Investigation (FBI) over terror charges appeared at a state security court here Saturday to appeal against a 10-year jail sentence handed to him by a lower court last November.
Saturday, February 23, 2008 8:33:05 PM
Baghdad, Feb 23 (DPA) At least 14 militants of the Al Qaeda terrorist network were killed and the head of the Iraqi press syndicate was wounded in violence Saturday, Iraqi officials and media reports said.
Saturday, February 23, 2008 7:39:07 PM
Kuwait, Feb 23 (IANS) Indian men lost 1-2 to Pakistan to finish fourth while the women beat China 2-0 to finish fifth in the Asian Squash championship here.
Saturday, February 23, 2008 7:27:07 PM
Dubai, Feb 23 (IANS) Brazil and other Latin American countries are planning to set up a permanent commercial centre in the UAE and establish a gateway for mutual investments in various sectors between the Middle East and Latin America.
Saturday, February 23, 2008 6:49:31 PM
Baghdad, Feb 23 (DPA) The Autonomous Region of Kurdistan Saturday blamed the US for the latest Turkish invasion in northern Iraq and called on Turkey to withdraw its troops from the area, a spokesman for the Kurdish prime ministry said.
Saturday, February 23, 2008 6:48:09 PM
Dubai, Feb 23 (IANS) India have a chance of getting past New Zealand to occupy the third place in the International Cricket Council (ICC) one-day (ODI) championship table, if they win all their remaining matches in the Commonwealth Bank tri-series in Australia.
Saturday, February 23, 2008 6:19:10 PM
Beirut, Feb 22 (DPA) Hassan Nasrallah, leader of Lebanese Shiite movement Hezbollah, Friday accused Israel of preparing for a new war against his country, similar to the July 2006 conflict.
Friday, February 22, 2008 11:59:55 PM
Amman, Feb 22 (DPA) Jordan's trade unions Friday urged the government to sever economic ties with Denmark in retaliation for reprinting of cartoons deemed blasphemous to Prophet Mohammed by Danish newspapers.
Friday, February 22, 2008 8:54:54 PM
Baghdad, Feb 22 (Xinhua) Iraq's radical Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr Friday extended the six-month-old ceasefire of his Mahdi militia for six more months.
Friday, February 22, 2008 7:53:03 PM
Fallujah (Iraq) Feb 22 (Xinhua) At least five people were killed and 10 injured when a suicide bomber blew himself up near a police checkpoint at a popular market in Iraq's western Anbar province, the police said.
Friday, February 22, 2008 7:52:20 PM
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