Fallujah (Iraq), Feb 8 (Xinhua) A police personnel was kidnapped and 10 others were injured when gunmen attacked a checkpoint near the Fallujah city, 50 km west of Baghdad early Friday, an official said.
Friday, February 08, 2008 5:51:15 PM
Jerusalem, Feb 8 (Xinhua) The human rights groups have condemned Israel for restricting electricity supply to the Gaza Strip, local daily Ha'aretz reported on its website Friday.
Friday, February 08, 2008 5:43:01 PM
Tikrit (Iraq), Feb 8 (Xinhua) Four people, including a relative of a senior official, have been shot dead by unknown gunmen in the northern Iraqi province of Salahudin, an official at the US and Iraqi liaison office said.
Friday, February 08, 2008 3:00:17 PM
Jerusalem/Gaza, Feb 8 (DPA) At least 10 trucks with humanitarian aid sent to the Gaza Strip by the Jordanian Red Crescent Society have been confiscated by Hamas police shortly after the lorries entered the territory, according to aid officials in Jerusalem.
Friday, February 08, 2008 9:37:58 AM
Dubai, Feb 7 (IANS) India's one-day captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni climbed up seven positions to 11th while Sachin Tendulkar slipped by one spot to ninth in the International Cricket Council (ICC) one-day rankings announced here Thursday.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 6:53:28 PM
Tehran, Feb 7 (IANS) Iran has called on the Vatican to intervene and stop the ugly phenomenon of blasphemy the world is witnessing currently.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 6:52:46 PM
Dubai, Feb 7 (IANS) All the 17 Indian sailors who were rescued from a ship that had capsized off the Bahrain coast last week are now back in India.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 6:25:54 PM
Dubai, Feb 7 (IANS) Around 700 overseas workers of a Bahrain construction company who went on strike demanding higher pay have resumed duties after an agreement with the company authorities.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 5:53:20 PM
Ras Al Khaimah (UAE), Feb 7 (IANS) The Ras Al Khaimah International Half Marathon 2008 is set to witness fierce competition with the world's best runners participating in the event to be held Feb 8, WAM news agency reported.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 5:52:35 PM
Dubai, Feb 7 (IANS) Employers in Bahrain will have to pay a minimum salary of 100 Bahraini Dinars ($266) a month to unskilled workers from India across all sectors.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 4:30:50 PM
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