Dubai, Aug 1 (IANS) India has moved up a spot to rank fifth in the International Cricket Council's rankings for one-day internationals, the ICC said Wednesday.
Wednesday, August 01, 2007 6:56:47 PM
Baghdad, Aug 1 (Xinhua) Iraq's largest Sunni political bloc Wednesday said it has pulled out from Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's government over his failure to meet their demands.
Wednesday, August 01, 2007 6:08:13 PM
Dubai, Aug 1 (IANS) Emirates Airline is gearing up to conduct hot weather operability tests of the A380 jetliner jointly with Airbus for the entry of the super-jumbo into its fleet.
Wednesday, August 01, 2007 4:48:38 PM
Damascus, Aug 1 (DPA) A state-run newspaper in Syria Wednesday criticised US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice over her comments that the proposed US arms sales to some Arab states were directed against Syria and Iran.
Wednesday, August 01, 2007 4:42:28 PM
Baghdad, Aug 1 (Xinhua) At least fifteen people were killed when a suicide bomber blew his explosives-laden car in central Baghdad's Karradah neighbourhood Wednesday, an official source said.
Wednesday, August 01, 2007 4:09:04 PM
Baghdad, Aug 1 (DPA) Extremists have abducted 18 civilians in Balad city some 68 km north of the Iraqi capital, Aswat al-Iraq news agency reported Wednesday.
Wednesday, August 01, 2007 4:08:14 PM
Gaza, Aug 1 (Xinhua) Israeli forces killed two Palestinians early Wednesday during a ground operation in the town of Beit Lahiya in the northern Gaza Strip, paramedics said.
Wednesday, August 01, 2007 2:50:03 PM
Dubai, Aug 1 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) government will jail employers and impose a heavy fine if they continue to recruit or shelter illegal immigrant workers once the three-month amnesty period ends in September. The illegal immigrant will face deportation and a permanent ban on re-entry.
Wednesday, August 01, 2007 12:02:53 PM
Tehran, Aug 1 (IANS) The world's largest hand-woven carpet unveiled here is all set to roll in a mosque in United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Wednesday, August 01, 2007 12:02:23 PM
Dubai, Aug 1 (IANS) Immigrants coming to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for employment purposes will have to furnish certificates which state that they are not infected by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) or suffer from the Acquired Immuno Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS), officials said.
Wednesday, August 01, 2007 11:16:25 AM
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