Jerusalem, Jan 14 (DPA) Israel will begin to change its taxation on cars in an effort to encourage citizens to purchase vehicles that are more environment-friendly, the government said Sunday.
Monday, January 14, 2008 9:34:04 AM
Gaza, Jan 14 (DPA) Three Palestinian militants have been killed in an Israeli air strike on a car they were travelling in near the beach refugee camp in the Gaza Strip, paramedics and witnesses have said.
Monday, January 14, 2008 9:32:58 AM
Riyadh, Jan 13 (Xinhua) French President Nicolas Sarkozy arrived in the Saudi capital Sunday to start his first tour to the Gulf region since coming into office.
Sunday, January 13, 2008 10:27:47 PM
Abu Dhabi, Jan 13 (Xinhua) Visiting US President George W. Bush, in a speech delivered here Sunday afternoon, accused Iran of being the world's 'leading state sponsor of terror'.
Sunday, January 13, 2008 8:38:08 PM
Baghdad, Jan 13 (Xinhua) The Iraqi parliament has passed a bill easing restrictions on former members of Saddam Hussein's Baath Party.
Sunday, January 13, 2008 8:08:04 PM
Dubai, Jan 13 (IANS) Anil Kumble was the lone Indian among the top-10 as he retained his sixth spot in the bowler's list in the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) Test rankings released here Sunday.
Sunday, January 13, 2008 7:35:27 PM
Abu Dhabi, Jan 13 (IANS) US President George W. Bush arrived here Sunday on a two-day official visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as part of his Middle East tour, WAM news agency reported Sunday.
Sunday, January 13, 2008 6:20:32 PM
Abu Dhabi, Jan 13 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is the most globalised Arab country followed by Saudi Arabia, according to a report released by a research organisation.
Sunday, January 13, 2008 6:09:11 PM
Tehran, Jan 13, (IANS) Iran said Sunday it was ready to cooperate with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to remove ambiguities over its nuclear programme 'within the framework of the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT)'.
Sunday, January 13, 2008 6:03:50 PM
Dubai, Jan 13 (IANS) Despite the loss in the first two Test matches in the ongoing four-match Border-Gavaskar series, India has regained second place in the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) Test rankings.
Sunday, January 13, 2008 1:51:57 PM
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