Marwaheen (Lebanon), July 11 (DPA) 'Our land is now purified!' people shouted as Israeli tanks rolled out of Lebanon's south a year ago. This month people are busy baking cakes and sweets to celebrate the victory by what they consider the Lebanese resistance, the Shia movement Hezbollah.
Wednesday, July 11, 2007 9:12:41 AM
Tel Aviv, July 10 (RIA Novosti) For the first time, an Arab league delegation will visit Israel July 25, to discuss a peace initiative proposing recognition of Israel in exchange for vacation of Israeli-occupied territories, and a solution to the Palestinian refugee problem.
Tuesday, July 10, 2007 6:59:57 PM
Tel Aviv, July 10 (RIA Novosti) Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert has invited Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to resume direct peace negotiations without awaiting US mediation.
Tuesday, July 10, 2007 6:01:58 PM
Ramallah, July 10 (Xinhua) Chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat said Tuesday that US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice would visit the Palestinian territories and Israel by the end this month.
Tuesday, July 10, 2007 4:52:35 PM
Dubai, July 10 (IANS) A massive beautification drive in the Qatari capital poses a threat to several outlets selling ethnic food and many traders fear an uncertain future. Small shops selling Indian samosas in Doha, a hot favourite among Arabs, are the latest casualty.
Tuesday, July 10, 2007 12:57:13 PM
Cairo, July 10 (DPA) Ten years ago, the leaders of Al-Gama'a al-Islamiyya (the Islamic Group), one of Egypt's most violent militant groups, issued a statement announcing what it called a 'ceasefire initiative', under which the group suspended armed operations and said it was revising the ideological basis of past violence.
Tuesday, July 10, 2007 8:17:46 AM
Dubai, July 9 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Monday admitted it was 'concerned' at a proposed Twenty20 tournament in the West Indies to be organised by American businessman Sir Allen Stanford next year.
Monday, July 09, 2007 10:56:18 PM
Cairo, July 9 (RIA Novosti) The head of the Palestinian National Authority ruled out any contact with the Hamas group until the situation returns to normal, and said Monday international peacekeepers are needed to maintain security.
Monday, July 09, 2007 5:22:43 PM
Dubai/New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) The Indian mission in Dubai has issued over 5,000 emergency certificates to illegal Indian workers to return home following an amnesty scheme launched by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) government.
Monday, July 09, 2007 3:10:42 PM
Dubai, July 9 (IANS) India are still at the sixth spot while world champions Australia are the No.1 one-day team, according to the latest rankings released by the International Cricket Council (ICC) here.
Monday, July 09, 2007 12:38:17 PM
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