Tehran, Jan 8 (Xinhua) Iran Tuesday denied its Revolutionary Guards boats had threatened to blow up US navy ships in the Strait of Hormuz over the weekend, saying what happened between the two sides was just a 'routine' action to identify each other.
Tuesday, January 08, 2008 8:05:53 PM
Baghdad, Jan 8 (Xinhua) The US and Iraqi forces have launched a new offensive Tuesday against Al Qaida militants in Iraq, the US military said.
Tuesday, January 08, 2008 6:56:46 PM
Dubai, Jan 8 (IANS) The EMAAR-MGF, which becomes the first co-sanctioned event between Asian and European Tours to be played in India, is hoping to become an Indian tradition, according to the promoters.
Tuesday, January 08, 2008 5:47:55 PM
Tehran, Jan 8 (RIA Novosti) The head of the UN nuclear watchdog will arrive in Tehran Friday on a two-day visit to discuss Iran's controversial nuclear programme, Iranian media said Tuesday.
Tuesday, January 08, 2008 3:35:44 PM
Dubai, Jan 8 (IANS) A women's 2009 World Cup qualifying tournament has become a casualty of former Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto's assassination as the Lahore event was Tuesday shifted to South Africa.
Tuesday, January 08, 2008 3:33:43 PM
Riyadh, Jan 7 (DPA) Saudi Arabia has demanded that French President Nicolas Sarkozy's girlfriend, French-Italian singer Carla Bruni, does not accompany him to Saudi Arabia next week, a diplomatic source said Monday.
Monday, January 07, 2008 7:47:40 PM
Baghdad, Jan 7 (Xinhua) At least 10 people were killed and 16 injured in twin suicide bomb attacks, which targeted the Sunni endowment office in northern Baghdad Monday morning, security sources and witnesses said.
Monday, January 07, 2008 5:05:50 PM
Dubai, Jan 7 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will have 70 percent of its gross domestic product generated from real estate and financial services by 2010, reducing dependence on hydrocarbon sectors, a report has said.
Monday, January 07, 2008 4:05:50 PM
Dubai, Jan 7 (IANS) An International Express Money Orders service between India and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will start soon, following an agreement between the two countries, WAM news agency reported Monday.
Monday, January 07, 2008 3:23:01 PM
Beirut, Jan 7 (Xinhua) Lebanon's ruling majority and opposition have welcomed the plan adopted by the Arab Foreign Ministers Council to end the country's political crisis.
Monday, January 07, 2008 10:48:18 AM
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