Tikrit (Iraq), Feb 13 (Xinhua) A policeman and seven gunmen have been killed in clashes between the security forces and insurgents in Salahudin province, the police said.
Wednesday, February 13, 2008 12:42:05 PM
Dubai, Feb 13 (IANS) Protests against Valentine's Day celebrations are building up with the Saudi Arabian moral police banning the sale of red roses and an Islamic group in Kuwait issuing a stern warning to the media against 'glorifying the pagan celebrations'.
Wednesday, February 13, 2008 11:42:55 AM
Dubai, Feb 12 (IANS) With a view to promote best quality practices in Middle East companies, the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Tuesday announced the establishment of an institute for company directors.
Tuesday, February 12, 2008 9:17:02 PM
Baghdad, Feb 12 (Xinhua) Two civilians were killed and eight wounded in a mortar attack in southern Baghdad Tuesday, an interior ministry source said.
Tuesday, February 12, 2008 9:16:05 PM
Dubai, Feb 12 (IANS) Dubai-based international airline Emirates has become an official partner of the International Cricket Council (ICC) for the next eight years.
Tuesday, February 12, 2008 5:37:13 PM
Tehran, Feb 12 (DPA) Spain's Javier Clemente has officially accepted the job of coaching Iran's national football team and will begin his new job next month, the Iranian Football Federation (FFI) has announced.
Tuesday, February 12, 2008 12:45:00 PM
Dubai, Feb 12 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has signed an agreement with India to start air services between the country and the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah (RAK).
Tuesday, February 12, 2008 8:59:44 AM
Dubai, Feb 11 (IANS) Leading credit rating agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) opened its first office in the Middle East at the Dubai International Finance Centre here Monday.
Monday, February 11, 2008 10:17:46 PM
Tehran, Feb 11 (IANS) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Monday Iran would not give up the nuclear rights under the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), which it is party to, official IRNA news agency reported Monday.
Monday, February 11, 2008 9:03:53 PM
Dubai, Feb 11 (IANS) Internet services in the UAE were restored Monday after three damaged undersea cables were repaired.
Monday, February 11, 2008 8:41:13 PM
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