Sharjah, Aug 16 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) government will not extend the three-month amnesty announced in June to allow foreign nationals present illegally in the country to get legal permits or leave the country without penalty, a senior official said.
Thursday, August 16, 2007 12:28:20 PM
Hanoi, Aug 16 (Xinhua) A mass grave of Vietnamese soldiers who are believed to have died in 1968 during the war against the US was recently found in central Vietnam with the help of a local psychic.
Thursday, August 16, 2007 11:25:33 AM
Tehran, Aug 16 (DPA) Tehran has branded as illegal the alleged intention by the US government to formally apply the label of foreign terrorist organisation to the Iranian Revolutionary Guard.
Thursday, August 16, 2007 11:20:58 AM
Dubai, Aug 16 (IANS) Once the ultimate job destination for many middle class Indians, Gulf countries now face a severe crunch of skilled workers from the country thanks to India's steady economic progress and rise in incomes, say company heads in the region.
Thursday, August 16, 2007 11:20:15 AM
Dubai, Aug 16(IANS) Indian expatriates in the UAE celebrated India's 60th Independence Day by unfurling the tricolour, organising cultural events and distributing sweets.
Thursday, August 16, 2007 11:08:55 AM
Tel Aviv/New York/New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) A delegation of Indian Muslim leaders are touring Israel in an unprecedented visit that is part of the American Jewish Committee's (AJC) efforts to showcase the country as a tolerant society and to improve Muslim-Jewish relations.
Thursday, August 16, 2007 10:58:49 AM
Cairo, Aug 15 (RIA Novosti) Palestinian National Authority (PNA) Prime Minister Salam Fayyad has denied reports of contacts between the pro-presidential Fatah and rival Islamic movement Hamas to resolve their rivalry.
Wednesday, August 15, 2007 6:33:39 PM
Mosul (Iraq), Aug 15 (Xinhua) At least 500 people were killed and 375 injured in a series of bombings and mortar shelling that ripped through a village in Sinjar town of this northern Iraqi city, hospital sources said.
Wednesday, August 15, 2007 3:47:45 PM
Baghdad, Aug 15 (DPA) A series of bombings and mortar shelling ripping through an area near the northern Iraqi city of Mosul has left over 175 Iraqis killed and 200 wounded, according to an Iraqi Army spokesman.
Wednesday, August 15, 2007 9:06:15 AM
Baghdad, Aug 14 (Xinhua) At least 10 people were killed and six injured when a truck bomb exploded on a strategic bridge north of Baghdad Tuesday, an Interior ministry source said.
Tuesday, August 14, 2007 6:13:08 PM
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