Jerusalem, Sep 5 (Xinhua) Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak has decided to declare a 'special situation on the home front' in the Gaza vicinity area, a Defence Ministry spokeswoman said.
Wednesday, September 05, 2007 11:08:00 AM
Dubai, Sep 5 (IANS) Well known Malayalam newspaper Chandrika will launch its Bahrain edition next week.
Wednesday, September 05, 2007 11:03:04 AM
Dora (Lebanon), Sep 5 (DPA) Thousands of people cheered Lebanese troops returning from north Lebanon as they entered Beirut after the army said it had killed at least 222 extremists during a more than three-month stand-off against militants.
Wednesday, September 05, 2007 9:58:13 AM
Baghdad, Sep 4 (Xinhua) An Iraqi appeals court has upheld the death sentence given to Ali Hassan al-Majid better known as 'Chemical Ali' and another two aides of the executed ruler Saddam Hussein over charges of genocide and crimes against humanity.
Tuesday, September 04, 2007 5:35:01 PM
Ramallah, Sep 4 (Xinhua) Israeli troops wounded four Palestinians and arrested a Hamas member Tuesday in a ground operation in the West Bank city of Nablus, Palestinian witnesses and paramedics said.
Tuesday, September 04, 2007 3:41:07 PM
Baghdad, Sep 4 (Xinhua) Two roadside bomb attacks and gunfire during a US forces' raid in eastern Baghdad Tuesday killed three people and wounded seven, a police source said.
Tuesday, September 04, 2007 2:09:34 PM
Tel Aviv, Sep 4 (DPA) Parents and teachers in Sderot Tuesday launched a strike in secondary schools to protest the almost daily barrage of rockets fired at the southern Israeli town from the Gaza Strip, Israel Radio reported.
Tuesday, September 04, 2007 11:55:28 AM
Baghdad, Sep 3 (Xinhua) US President George W. Bush paid a surprise visit to Iraq Monday and said that US troop cuts is possible, the pan-Arab al-Jazeera TV reported.
Monday, September 03, 2007 11:41:52 PM
Tripoli (Lebanon), Sep 3 (DPA) The wife of an Islamist leader slain by the Lebanese Army Monday identified his body in a Lebanese government hospital in this northern port city.
Monday, September 03, 2007 8:13:40 PM
Tehran, Sep 3 (Xinhua) Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei vowed Monday his country would never succumb to any intimidation over the nuclear programme, and said Tehran would use 'wise' methods to defeat Western powers, state media reported.
Monday, September 03, 2007 7:48:59 PM
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