Ramallah, Aug 7 (DPA) The Fatah party of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas denied Tuesday it was holding secret talks with the rival Hamas movement in control of Gaza.
Tuesday, August 07, 2007 7:53:44 PM
Gaza, Aug 7 (Xinhua) Secret talks are going on between the rival movements of Fatah and Hamas to resume the dialogue that collapsed following Hamas' takeover of the Gaza Strip, an aide to sacked Hamas prime minister Ismail Haneya claimed Tuesday.
Tuesday, August 07, 2007 4:18:50 PM
Algiers, Aug 7 (IANS) Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has called for an economic grouping by Muslim states to confront what he called the 'economic dominance of Western powers'.
Tuesday, August 07, 2007 4:18:10 PM
Dubai, Aug 7 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates has imposed a temporary ban on import of all live cloven-hoofed animals and their products from Britain following cases of the foot and mouth disease there.
Tuesday, August 07, 2007 11:25:46 AM
Dubai, Aug 7 (IANS) The Kerala government's Department of Non-Resident Keralites' Affairs (NORKA) has decided to give free air tickets to needy Indian workers wanting to return to India under an amnesty scheme offered by the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Tuesday, August 07, 2007 11:13:59 AM
Baghdad, Aug 7 (DPA) US and Iranian officials held 'frank and serious' third round of talks on improving security in Iraq and agreed to continue the discussions 'at a suitable time', the head of Iran's delegation has said.
Tuesday, August 07, 2007 10:21:24 AM
Baghdad, Aug 7 (Xinhua) Four US soldiers have been killed and 12 wounded in an explosion in Iraq's restive province of Diyala, northeast of Baghdad, according to a military statement.
Tuesday, August 07, 2007 10:18:30 AM
Beirut, Aug 7 (DPA) The second in command of an Al Qaeda-inspired militant group in Lebanon was killed in the northern port city of Tripoli, authorities said.
Tuesday, August 07, 2007 9:07:31 AM
Jericho (West Bank), Aug 6 (DPA) Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said Monday he wanted to see the creation of a Palestinian state which would be established alongside Israel 'as soon as possible'.
Monday, August 06, 2007 11:33:38 PM
Tehran, Aug 6 (IANS) A four-member technical team from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) arrived here Monday to draw guidelines for the inspection of Iran's controversial nuclear site.
Monday, August 06, 2007 5:12:29 PM
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