Doha (Qatar), Dec 3 (Xinhua) Leaders of the six oil-rich Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) nations gathered here late Monday to discuss regional security issues and economic integration among the group members.
Monday, December 03, 2007 6:40:12 PM
Abu Dhabi(UAE), Dec 3 (IANS) World's largest aerial banner was flown in Abu Dhabi on the occasion of UAE National Day, setting a new world record for such a banner ever flown.
Monday, December 03, 2007 6:38:33 PM
Jerusalem, Dec 3 (Xinhua) Israel is to release more than 400 Palestinian prisoners Monday as a gesture of goodwill to strengthen Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas after a US-sponsored conference last week on Palestinian statehood.
Monday, December 03, 2007 10:03:40 AM
Dubai, Dec 3 (IANS) Naseeruddin Shah, Adoor Gopalakrishnan, Mithun Chakraborty and Manisha Koirala are among a host of eminent Indian film personalities who will walk the red carpet at the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) to be held here Dec 9-16.
Monday, December 03, 2007 9:49:49 AM
Cairo, Dec 2 (Xinhua) Remains of an ancient dam dating back some 4,000 years have been discovered in Upper Egypt, The Egyptian Gazette newspaper reported Sunday.
Sunday, December 02, 2007 5:37:15 PM
Tehran, Dec 2 (DPA) Iran is to discuss the dispute over its controversial nuclear programme with Russian officials in Moscow, foreign ministry spokesman Mohammad-Ali Hosseini said Sunday.
Sunday, December 02, 2007 4:42:13 PM
Baghdad, Dec 2 (Xinhua) The death toll across Iraq in November dropped to its lowest level since the breakout of sectarian strife in February last year, a government report said.
Sunday, December 02, 2007 9:55:16 AM
Baghdad, Dec 1 (DPA) Militants belonging to the Al Qaeda-affiliated insurgent group The Islamic State of Iraq killed at least 12 civilians in Iraq, local authorities said Saturday.
Saturday, December 01, 2007 10:41:58 PM
Baghdad, Dec 1 (Xinhua) At least 11 people were killed and five injured in an attack by Al Qaeda guerrillas on a Shia village northeast of Baghdad, a police source said Saturday.
Saturday, December 01, 2007 4:30:57 PM
Gaza, Dec 1 (DPA) Five Islamic Hamas militants were killed and seven wounded before dawn Saturday in the southern Gaza Strip in missile strikes by Israeli aircraft, medics and witnesses said.
Saturday, December 01, 2007 2:05:04 PM
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