Gaza City, July 20 (DPA) The Islamic Hamas movement has pledged not to give up the security compounds and facilities of forces loyal to President Mahmoud Abbas it had taken control of June 14.
Friday, July 20, 2007 10:06:58 AM
Ramallah, July 19 (DPA) Deepening his rift with Hamas, which immediately slammed his election call as 'illegal', Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has said he would 'very soon' issue a decree for early presidential and legislative polls.
Thursday, July 19, 2007 12:50:48 PM
Dubai, July 19 (IANS) An Indian man here was put on trial for trying to bribe a driving instructor to pass in a driving test.
Thursday, July 19, 2007 12:29:15 PM
Tehran, July 19 (DPA) An Iranian linguistic centre has called for the use of a Farsi term for SMS or mobile phone text messaging.
Thursday, July 19, 2007 10:01:49 AM
Dubai, July 18 (IANS) India has only two players - spinner Anil Kumble and captain Rahul Dravid - among the top 10 bowlers and batsmen in the International Cricket Council (ICC) rankings.
Wednesday, July 18, 2007 6:25:50 PM
Dubai, July 18 (IANS) If fifth-placed India beat England 3-0 in the three-Test series starting at Lord's Thursday, Rahul Dravid's side could jump to second on the International Cricket Council (ICC) Test Championship table.
Wednesday, July 18, 2007 5:48:51 PM
Baghdad, July 18 (DPA) At least six people were killed and five wounded Wednesday when two bombs went off in the Iraqi capital, independent Voices of Iraq news agency reported quoting a police source.
Wednesday, July 18, 2007 4:15:34 PM
Cairo, July 18 (Xinhua) Libya's highest judicial body has commuted the death sentences against six foreign health workers for infecting children with the HIV virus to life imprisonment.
Wednesday, July 18, 2007 1:22:47 PM
Tehran, July 18 (Xinhua) Iran has expressed willingness to hold a second round of talks with the US over Iraq issue if Washington asks for it.
Wednesday, July 18, 2007 12:36:33 PM
Baghdad, July 17 (DPA) At least 45 people were killed in Iraq in separate incidents, security sources said Tuesday.
Tuesday, July 17, 2007 7:32:08 PM
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