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English translation of “Women in Islam” published in US
16 Oct 2018 14:55

English translation of “Women in Islam” published in US

Iranian Islamic assembly has published English translation of the book on different aspects of leading a Muslim woman’s life with a view on the life of women before and after revelation of Islam.

 
Iran says range of its land-to-sea missiles increased to 700 km
16 Oct 2018 14:21

Iran says range of its land-to-sea missiles increased to 700 km

Iran has extended the range of its land-to-sea ballistic missiles to 700km (435 miles), a senior Iranian military official said on Tuesday.

 
Iran asks Pakistan to confront militants that kidnapped Iranian guards
16 Oct 2018 14:02

Iran asks Pakistan to confront militants that kidnapped Iranian guards

Iran's Revolutionary Guards asked Pakistan to tackle militants who kidnapped 14 Iranian security forces on Tuesday on their shared border.

 
UN rights chief Bachelet calls for lifting of immunity in Khashoggi case
16 Oct 2018 14:00

UN rights chief Bachelet calls for lifting of immunity in Khashoggi case

The United Nations human rights chief Michelle Bachelet called on Saudi Arabia and Turkey on Tuesday to reveal all information on the disappearance and possible murder of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi and said that immunity should be lifted on diplomatic premises and ...

 
Syrian FM: border crossing with Iraq should open soon
16 Oct 2018 13:41

Syrian FM: border crossing with Iraq should open soon

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moualem said on Monday he hoped the Albu Kamal border crossing with neighbouring Iraq would open as soon as possible.

 
Arba’een grand march manifests global power of Islam
16 Oct 2018 13:39

Arba’een grand march manifests global power of Islam

An Iranian cleric attended a meeting of cultural figures in the Iran’s northern city of Babol, Mazandaran Province, and called grand march of Arba’een as a symbol for power of Islam spreading beyond the Middle East region.

 
Union: Israel ‘systematically’ targeting journalists
16 Oct 2018 13:32

Union: Israel ‘systematically’ targeting journalists

The Palestinian Journalists’ Syndicate yesterday condemned Israel’s shooting of photojournalist Jaffar Ishtayeh with a gas canister in his head, Shehab.ps reported.

 
Fourteen Iranian security forces kidnapped on border with Pakistan
16 Oct 2018 13:27

Fourteen Iranian security forces kidnapped on border with Pakistan

Fourteen Iranian security forces, including members of the Revolutionary Guards, were kidnapped on the border with Pakistan on Tuesday, state news agency IRNA reported, citing an official who said the kidnappers were members of a terrorist group.

 
Erdoğan: Turkey is the only country that can lead the Muslim world
16 Oct 2018 13:22

Erdoğan: Turkey is the only country that can lead the Muslim world

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Monday said that Turkey was the only country that could lead the Muslim world.

 
Indonesia: Israel’s violations against Palestinians must stop
16 Oct 2018 13:14

Indonesia: Israel’s violations against Palestinians must stop

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has stressed the need to stop the Israeli violations against defenseless Palestinians and to resolve the Palestinian issue in a fair and lasting manner in accordance with international law and humanitarian law.

 
Fresh batch of refugees return to Syria from Lebanon
16 Oct 2018 13:09

Fresh batch of refugees return to Syria from Lebanon

A fresh batch of Syrian refugees returned to their homes from Lebanon on Monday as part of an ongoing repatriation initiative overseen jointly by the UN, the Lebanese authorities and the Syrian regime.

 
Teams probing Saudi journalist
16 Oct 2018 13:06

Teams probing Saudi journalist's disappearance leave Istanbul consulate

Turkish and Saudi teams investigating the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi two weeks ago left the Saudi consulate in Istanbul early on Tuesday after a nine-hour search of the building, Reuters witnesses said.

 
Support for Saudi royals as kingdom comes under attack
16 Oct 2018 12:59

Support for Saudi royals as kingdom comes under attack

A hashtag in support of Saudi King Salman and his son Mohammed Bin Salman has gone viral on Twitter, in the wake of a war of words between the Kingdom and the US.

 
 
 
Saudi Arabia cancels annual diplomatic reception in Washington
16 Oct 2018 12:33

Saudi Arabia cancels annual diplomatic reception in Washington

The Saudi embassy in Washington on Monday cancelled its annual National Day reception in an email that gave no explanation for the move, which comes amid a diplomatic crisis over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey, Reuters reports.

 
Australia considers recognising Jerusalem as Israel’s capital
16 Oct 2018 12:28

Australia considers recognising Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

Australia will consider recognising Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and shifting its embassy there from Tel Aviv, Australia’s Prime Minister said on Tuesday, Reuters reports.

 
Former CIA Director: Bin Salman’s innocence in Khashoggi’s case is pretence
16 Oct 2018 12:21

Former CIA Director: Bin Salman’s innocence in Khashoggi’s case is pretence

Former Director of the CIA, John O. Brennan, stated that that the reasons for the Saudi leadership’s denials of involvement in the case of Jamal Khashoggi is meaningless.

 
Netanyahu threatens ‘very painful blows’ against Hamas
16 Oct 2018 12:13

Netanyahu threatens ‘very painful blows’ against Hamas

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu yesterday warned that Israel would strike Gaza with “very powerful blows” if the Great March of Return protests were not brought to an end.

 
Israel: $6m to build new illegal settlement in Hebron
16 Oct 2018 12:06

Israel: $6m to build new illegal settlement in Hebron

Israel yesterday approved a budget of 22 million shekels ($6 million) to build a new illegal Jewish settlement in the southern occupied West Bank city of Hebron, Ma’an reported.