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Sarkozy arrives in Tel Aviv on three-day visit
Jerusalem, June 23 (DPA) French President Nicolas Sarkozy arrived Sunday in Jerusalem for a three-day visit during which he will meet with Israeli and Palestinian leaders and address Israel's legislative body, the Knesset.

Monday, June 23, 2008 2:06:47 AM

Jordan returns 2,466 stolen artefacts to Iraq
Amman, June 23 (DPA) The Jordanian government Sunday handed back to Iraq 2,446 artefacts which Amman said were seized from smugglers after the US-led invasion of the neighbouring country.

Monday, June 23, 2008 12:45:08 AM

Jeddah summit calls for more investment in oil output
Jeddah, June 23 (IANS) The world's top oil producing and consuming countries have called for increased investments in oil production as well as greater transparency and regulation of financial markets to rein in spiralling prices.

Monday, June 23, 2008 12:27:25 AM

India wants oil price band, Saudi Arabia moots pro-poor initiative
Jeddah, June 22 (IANS) The world's top oil producing and consuming nations have embarked on a new dialogue to bring under control the spiralling prices that have pushed inflation levels to historic highs.

Sunday, June 22, 2008 9:28:25 PM

Saudi Arabia proposes 'energy for poor' initiative
Jeddah, June 22 (IANS) Saudi Arabia has proposed a five-pronged approach to check the spiralling oil prices across the world, including an 'energy for poor' initiative.

Sunday, June 22, 2008 8:29:59 PM

Suicide bombing kills 17, three shot dead
Baghdad, June 22 (DPA) At least 20 people were killed Sunday and 44 wounded in different incidents across Iraq, including an attack by a female suicide bomber, security sources and media reports said.

Sunday, June 22, 2008 7:54:23 PM

Saudi king launches energy initiative at oil summit
Jeddah, June 22 (DPA) Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdel-Aziz opened a global oil summit Sunday, launching an initiative to help poor countries deal with soaring oil prices, including $500 million in soft credit, and vowing to pump more oil to meet any additional demand.

Sunday, June 22, 2008 6:38:39 PM

Dubai financial centre to offer London University degree
Dubai, June 22 (IANS) The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has tied up with the University of London's Centre for Financial and Management Studies (CeFiMS) at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) to offer its post-graduate degree in finance and financial law in the Gulf.

Sunday, June 22, 2008 6:29:08 PM

India calls for oil price band as mechanism to check surge
Dubai, June 22 (IANS) Battling a 13-year high inflation rate, India has called for a price band mechanism to bring spiralling global oil prices under control.

Sunday, June 22, 2008 5:46:25 PM

Suicide bombing kills 15 in Iraq
Baghdad, June 22 (Xinhua) At least 15 people were killed Sunday when a suicide bomber blew herself up near a police picket in the northern Iraqi city of Baquba, the police said.

Sunday, June 22, 2008 5:27:35 PM

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