Gulf-Middle East News

Last updated: Wednesday, August 27, 2014 5:44:04 AM

Emirates Airline to become world's largest Boeing 777 operator
Abu Dhabi, May 21 (Xinhua) The Dubai-based Emirates Airline, the second largest and most profitable Arab carrier, will soon become the world's largest operator of the Boeing 777 aircraft, local newspaper Khaleej Times reported Monday.

Monday, May 21, 2007 1:42:33 PM

Gulf ministers call for uprooting terrorism
Riyadh, May 21 (IANS) Interior ministers of the Gulf region have called for concerted efforts to uproot the menace of terrorism.

Monday, May 21, 2007 12:04:57 PM

Chinese director's 'Blind Mountain' screens at Cannes
Cannes, May 21 (DPA) Chinese director Li Yang's hard-hitting 'Mang Shan' (Blind Mountain) movie about the trade in buying wives in China was screened at the 60th Cannes Film Festival Sunday, bringing two levels of Chinese society into sharp contrast.

Monday, May 21, 2007 10:17:02 AM

Lawmaker's house hit as Olmert threatens strikes on Hamas
Tel Aviv/Gaza, May 21 (DPA) At least eight people were killed and 13 wounded when Israeli planes fired missiles Sunday night at the house of a senior Hamas lawmaker, witnesses said.

Monday, May 21, 2007 10:15:30 AM

Lebanon battles Palestinian fundamentalists, 31 dead (LEAD)
Tripoli (Lebanon), May 20 (DPA) Lebanon's army continued Sunday to battle an Al Qaeda-linked Palestinian group which has vowed to open the 'gates of fire' against the Lebanese army after it killed 10 of the militants. The clashes in northern Lebanon so far have killed 31 people, Lebanese security sources said.

Sunday, May 20, 2007 11:21:14 PM

'Brown readying Iraq troops for withdrawal'
London, May 20 (DPA) British prime minister-designate Gordon Brown is planning an about turn in the country's Iraq policy by bringing the troops home as soon as possible, British press reports said Sunday.

Sunday, May 20, 2007 4:56:44 PM

Seven Lebanese soldiers among 14 killed
Tripoli (Lebanon), May 20 (DPA) At least 14 people were killed Sunday, half of them Lebanese soldiers, in clashes with fundamentalist Palestinian militants at a refugee camp in northern Lebanon, Lebanese security sources said.

Sunday, May 20, 2007 4:04:53 PM

'Iran to produce nuclear fuel, electricity within five years'
Tehran, May 20 (Xinhua) A senior Iranian nuclear official has said that Tehran would produce both nuclear fuel and electricity in five years' time.

Sunday, May 20, 2007 10:07:05 AM

Iran urges US to withdraw troops from Iraq
South Shuneh (Jordan), May 20 (Xinhua) Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki has urged the US to withdraw its troops from Iraq.

Sunday, May 20, 2007 9:59:18 AM

Iran urges US to withdraw troops from Iraq
South Shuneh (Jordan), May 20 (Xinhua) Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki has urged the US to withdraw its troops from Iraq.

Sunday, May 20, 2007 9:59:18 AM

News Gulf-Middle East Articles Index

  

This Week's Most Discussed

This Week's Most Emailed News

Feature Coming Soon..

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech
Travel

AROUND THE WORLD NOW

Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.