Dubai, March 9 (IANS) Around 1,300 workers, both locals and expatriates, of a leading Bahraini construction firm have gone on strike to demand better wages - the 11th such strike to hit the country in the last five weeks.
Sunday, March 09, 2008 12:27:36 PM
Jerusalem, March 9 (Xinhua) Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert has vowed that his country will achieve deterrence against terror groups as it had done against Lebanese terrorist group Hezbollah.
Sunday, March 09, 2008 6:06:37 AM
Tel Aviv, March 9 (DPA) Israeli police have arrested eight people in connection with the shooting at a Jerusalem religious school that left eight students dead, officials have said.
Sunday, March 09, 2008 4:56:55 AM
Baghdad, March 8 (Xinhua) Iraqi security forces discovered a mass grave containing at least 100 bodies in Iraq's Diyala province, the US military said Saturday.
Saturday, March 08, 2008 9:11:50 PM
Dubai, March 8 (IANS) Mahesh Bhupathi of India won a share of the Dubai doubles title for the third time as he partnered Mark Knowles of Bahamas to beat Czech pair Paul Vizner and Martin 7-5, 7-6 (9-7) in an hour and 48 minutes.
Saturday, March 08, 2008 9:11:12 PM
Dubai, March 8 (IANS) Mahesh Bhupathi of India and Mark Knowles of Bahamas, seeded fourth in the Barclay's Dubai Tennis tournament, beat Czech pair Paul Vizner and Martin 7-5, 7-6 (9-7) in straight sets to win the Dubai Tennis title.
Saturday, March 08, 2008 9:10:37 PM
Gaza, March 8 (DPA) Hamas and Islamic Jihad factions will visit Egypt next week to continue talks on a ceasefire deal with Israel under Egyptian mediation, an Islamic Jihad leader said Saturday.
Saturday, March 08, 2008 8:20:34 PM
Tehran, March 8 (DPA) Iran's former president Mohammad Khatami Saturday warned of 'return of despotism via populism', ISNA news agency reported.
Saturday, March 08, 2008 8:07:46 PM
Berlin, March 8 (DPA) An incident involving US troops and Iraqi employees at the German embassy in Baghdad has frayed relations between Berlin and Washington, the weekly news magazine Der Spiegel reported Saturday.
Saturday, March 08, 2008 7:40:42 PM
Dubai, March 8 (IANS) India's multiple Grand Slam champion Mahesh Bhupathi launched his first academy outside the country in Mirdiff here Friday.
Saturday, March 08, 2008 6:32:26 PM
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