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Muslims urged to sight 'Dhu Al Hijjah' crescent on Monday

Those who can see the crescent are urged to contact the nearest court and inform them

khaleej Times 19 Aug 2017 3:49 pm

Time to buy? Gold prices drop slightly in Dubai

Dh4,766 per ounce was the price of spot gold in London

khaleej Times 19 Aug 2017 2:57 pm

Police arrest five in raid after Finland stabbing spree

Finnish police say suspect is 18-year old Moroccan

khaleej Times 19 Aug 2017 2:49 pm

Scientist Hawking blames UK government for health service crisis

Physicist Stephen Hawking has criticised the British government for causing a crisis in the state-run National Health Service (NHS), saying

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 2:06 pm

Spain police say suspects planned bigger attack

Police identified three of the suspects who were killed as Moroccan nationals.

khaleej Times 19 Aug 2017 2:00 pm

Will not talk to President Donald Trump, says mother of Charlottesville victi..

Mother of a 32-year-old woman who was killed in Charlottesville violence said she will not speak to US President Donald Trump as he equated

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 1:58 pm

Mourners attend funeral of Pfau, 'Mother Teresa of Pakistan'

Ruth Pfau died on August 10 at age 87 in Karachi

khaleej Times 19 Aug 2017 1:53 pm

Greece arrests Belgian woman wanted for terror ties:coastguard

A 22-year-old Belgian woman has been arrested in Greece on charges of extremism under a Europol arrest warrant, the coastguard and reports

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 1:49 pm

Trump presidency is over, says ex-White House chief strategist

Hours after he left the White House, 63-year-old Bannon returned to Breitbart News as its executive chairman and also chaired the company's

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 1:48 pm

Boy, 16, dies after 45-foot fall in Hindu temple

The boy from Hatfield, Pennsylvania, was volunteering on a construction project at the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir campus on Thursday in

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 1:46 pm

Police arrest five in raid after Finland stabbing spree

Police shot and wounded a knife-wielding suspect yesterday, arresting him minutes after an afternoon stabbing spree at a Turku market squar

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 1:45 pm

Roman Polanski's sexual-assault case will continue, judge rules

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Roman Polanski's decades-old rape case won't be dismissed despite a plea from his victim, a California

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 1:40 pm

Video: Boy blown away as storm hits Mosul refugee camp

The video shows tents being ripped from the ground in the winds and other objects flying through the air.

khaleej Times 19 Aug 2017 1:28 pm

Nigeria's Buhari to return home after sick leave in Britain - presidency

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari will return on Saturday from medical leave in Britain where he has been since May 7, a presidential spo

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 1:24 pm

Widow of late Chinese Nobel laureate reappears in video

The widow of late Chinese Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo has resurfaced in an online video, weeks after her friends raised concerns about her fa

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 1:16 pm

Lebanon starts offensive to clear border of Daesh militants

The Lebanese army was targeting Daesh positions near the town of Ras Baalbek

khaleej Times 19 Aug 2017 1:07 pm

Philippines says 7-year-old boy missing in Spain van attack

The Philippines' Foreign Affairs Undersecretary for Migrant Workers Affairs Sarah Arriola said in a statement today that the 43-year-old Fi

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 1:07 pm

What We Know About the Attacks in Spain

The driver of a van killed 13 pedestrians in Barcelona, an attack claimed by the Islamic State. Hours later, the police killed five attacke

NY Times 19 Aug 2017 1:00 pm

High security as Afghanistan marks independence day

There was an increased police presence in the capital Kabul where pop star Aryana Sayeed had vowed to give a concert and President Ashraf G

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 12:45 pm

Nervous Japanese hold drill in case N.Korea fires missiles over them

Residents of a town on the Japanese coast held evacuation drills on Saturday to prepare for any launch of North Korean missiles towards the

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 12:35 pm

Storm rips through Austrian beer tent, killing two

About 700 people were in the tent erected for a local volunteer fire department festival in St. Johann am Walde, located northeast of Salzb

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 12:31 pm

US formally initiates investigation of China's 'unfair' trade practices

The investigation has been initiated under Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974 and will seek to determine if America's largest trading par

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 12:15 pm

Los Angeles streets coated with Coolseal to combat climate change

The city streets of Los Angeles, the city is known as the poster boy of heat-island effect, is being coated with a substance known as CoolS

OneIndia 19 Aug 2017 12:14 pm

Afghanistan celebrates 98 years of Independence

President Ashraf Ghani attended an official ceremony to mark Afghanistan's 98th anniversary of independence on Saturday and laid a wreath a

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 12:11 pm

1 policeman killed, 3 injured in 2 shootings in Florida

One police officer was shot and killed and another gravely injured by gunfire while checking suspicious people in the central Florida city

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 12:08 pm

S Korean arrested for duping Thais into sex trade

Thai police said Joon promised women jobs as masseuses in South Korea.

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 12:04 pm

North Korean Threat Spurs an Identity Crisis on Guam

Bluster from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has breathed life into Guamanian opposition to a bigger U.S. military presence on the island.

WSJ Online 19 Aug 2017 11:55 am

MQM's Altaf Hussain holds talks with U.S. Congressman Rohrabacher, Khan of Ka..

Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) founder Altaf Hussain held talks with US Congressman Dana Rohrabacher and the Khan of Kalat, Mir Dawood Jan,

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 11:55 am

Indian-origin actress hid in freezer, live tweeted Spain attack

Cafe staff helped actress to find a hideout from where she live tweeted

khaleej Times 19 Aug 2017 11:54 am

Venezuelan president blasts maestro Dudamel for speaking out

President Nicolas Maduro has angrily blasted Venezuela's classical music maestro Gustavo Dudamel, accusing his one-time supporter of being

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 11:42 am

Expect hot to 'very hot' weather over next two days in UAE

The lowest temperature recorded in the UAE this morning was 24.7 °C

khaleej Times 19 Aug 2017 11:35 am


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DNA India 19 Aug 2017 11:34 am

FBI: 2 alleged MS-13 gang members arrested in New Jersey

The FBI announced yesterday that fugitives Jose Manuel Romero-Parada and Willians Ernesto Lovos-Ayala were apprehended in Galloway Township

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 11:31 am

Hardline Islamic party leader shot dead in northwest Pak

A local leader of hardline Islamic party Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam (JUI-F) was today shot dead by unidentified gunmen near a mosque in Pakistan'

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 11:23 am

Pak Army assures U.S. of cooperation in restoring peace in Afghanistan

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa has reaffirmed the Pakistan Army?s commitment and cooperation with the US-led coalition

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 11:21 am

Lebanese army, Hezbollah declare offensives on Islamic State at Syrian border

The Lebanese army launched an offensive on Saturday against an Islamic State enclave on the northeast border with Syria as Hezbollah simult

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 11:11 am

India to issue new Rs 50 note. Here are the salient features

The new series will bear the signature of RBI Governor Urjit R. Patel

khaleej Times 19 Aug 2017 11:05 am

Barcelona attack: Spain police say suspects planned bigger attack

Barcelona, August 19: A day after the Barcelona attack, police said that suspects in Spain's twin terror attacks had been planning an even

OneIndia 19 Aug 2017 10:59 am

China Tightens Rules on Cash Leaving Country as Growth Slows

China formalized existing measures to curb outbound investment in sectors such as property, hotels, cinema, entertainment and sports teams

WSJ Online 19 Aug 2017 10:56 am

Seventh Australian senator referred to High Court as citizenship crisis deepe..

That majority was placed in jeopardy earlier this week after Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce said he may be ineligible for parliament d

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 10:42 am

US lawmakers express concern over human rights abuses in Sindh

The lawmakers wrote a letter dated August 17 which was addressed to acting Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asia Alice G Wells and

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 10:42 am

The imaginary immigrant (and Muslim) takeover

The Washington Post 19 Aug 2017 10:26 am

Conservatives say campus speech is under threat. That’s been true for most ..

There’s never been a golden age of free speech at American universities.

The Washington Post 19 Aug 2017 10:26 am

Drone sale to India would strengthen India-Us bilateral ties

Washington, August 19: An American executive involved in defense deal has said that the US decision to sell 22 Sea Guardian drones to India

OneIndia 19 Aug 2017 10:13 am

Senator McCain completes first round of radiation and chemotherapy

U. S. Senator John McCain, the 2008 Republican presidential nominee who was diagnosed with brain cancer in July, has completed his first ro

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 10:06 am

Spain police say suspects planned bigger attack

Suspects in Spain's twin terror attacks had been planning an even bigger assault than the deadly car rampages they carried out, police said

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 10:04 am

President's arts committee quits over Trump's Charlottesville remarks

Washington, August 19: Citing the controversial comments made by US President Donald Trump about the racist violence in Virginia, the membe

OneIndia 19 Aug 2017 10:02 am

Far-right protests leave U.S. cities scrambling to balance safety, free speec..

White supremacists have been emboldened by statements from President Donald Trump.

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 10:00 am

Donald Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon fired or resigned?

Washington, August 18: US President Donald Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon, who played a key role in the electoral victory of Trump l

OneIndia 19 Aug 2017 9:56 am

Keyboard warriors: S.Korea, U.S. gear up for war games to counter N.Korea thr..

In air conditioned bunkers and at military bases across South Korea, it is with keyboards - not tanks - that South Korean and the U. S. for

DNA India 19 Aug 2017 9:45 am