Gaza, July 24 (Xinhua) Militants of the Islamic Hamas movement stormed the office of a Fatah lawmaker in southern Gaza Strip and severely wounded him, Fatah sources said.
Tuesday, July 24, 2007 10:47:39 AM
Abu Dhabi, July 24 (Xinhua) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has set up two smoking de-addiction centres to help smokers quit smoking.
Tuesday, July 24, 2007 9:49:38 AM
Abu Dhabi, July 24 (IANS) Cleaner fuel and the latest production technology in the Gulf countries would be the focus of the second annual Middle East fuel symposium scheduled to be held here early next year.
Tuesday, July 24, 2007 8:11:57 AM
Amman, July 23 (IANS) The 38-member Indian athletics team reached here Monday to participate in the 17th Asian Athletics Championship starting in two day's time - and to improve on their previous showing.
Monday, July 23, 2007 9:00:55 PM
Baghdad, July 23 (DPA) Eighteen gunmen belonging to the Al Qaeda network in Iraq have been killed and 62 detained in joint Iraqi-US operations in the eastern region of Baquba, a media spokesman said Monday.
Monday, July 23, 2007 5:12:50 PM
Dubai, July 22 (IANS) Burj Dubai, a multi-purpose skyscraper being built here, has reached 512.1 m - crossing the height of Taipei 101 in Taiwan that stands at 508 m.
Sunday, July 22, 2007 3:28:32 PM
Gaza City, July 22 (DPA) Hamas leader Ismail Haniya has outlined a 'basis' for reconciliation after the Islamic movement seized control of the Gaza Strip and kicked out senior leaders from rival Fatah.
Sunday, July 22, 2007 9:25:56 AM
Baghdad, July 21 (Xinhua) US and Iraqi forces backed by air support early Saturday raided a northern Baghdad neighbourhood where Shia militia are said to be active, killing at least 15 people and wounding 10, an Interior Ministry source said.
Saturday, July 21, 2007 3:21:24 PM
Cairo, July 21 (DPA) Inside Egyptian prisons, a profound change has been taking place around the Islamic ideology of jehad. Top militant leaders serving long sentences have been given the chance to gain their freedom by reneging on their previous ideas of establishing Islamist societies by violent means.
Saturday, July 21, 2007 9:19:28 AM
Dubai, July 20 (IANS) The Indian Consulate here has opened in coordination with the Dubai Naturalisation and Residency Department (DNRD) a centre at the Indian School to receive applications from amnesty seekers.
Friday, July 20, 2007 4:17:05 PM
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