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2 killed, 1 injured in landmine blast in Syria's Hama

Damascus [Syria], February 26 (ANI/Sputnik): Two people were killed and one was injured in a landmine explosion in the Salamiyah ...

Padma Rail Link: Railway Ministry dismisses fund allegation

Dhaka [Bangladesh], February 26 (ANI): The Bangladesh Railways Ministry on Thursday dismissed allegations made by China Railway Group Ltd (CREC), ...

How Croatian military units fought against the USSR in WWII

The Croatian Legion was the only foreign unit that the Nazis recruited in the Battle of Stalingrad. Its members thought ...

British law professor under fire over 'Islamophobic' statements

A British Professor Steven Greer has been criticised over what some describe as Islamophobic comments.Law students claimed Greer frequently represented ...

Chinese treatment of Uyghurs 'genocide': Dutch Parliament

Amsterdam [Netherlands], February 26 (ANI): The Netherlands Parliament on Thursday passed a motion saying the Chinese treatment of the Uyghur ...

Sri Lankan govt allows burial of COVID-19 victims

Colombo [Sri Lanka], February 26 (ANI): The Sri Lankan government on Thursday granted permission to bury the bodies of the ...

Former Islamic State Militant Sentenced To Six Years In Bosnia Court

The top court in Bosnia has found a Bosnian Muslim man guilty of fighting with the Islamic State (IS) extremist ...

China continues to deny West's condemnation of human rights

Geneva [Switzerland], February 25 (ANI): Despite reports and testimonies of human rights violations emerging from Xinjiang and Hong Kong, China ...

Vishwa Hindu Parishad not afraid of repression : VHP

By Suchitra MukherjeeNew Delhi [India], February 25 (ANI): A Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) worker was killed in a clash between ...

Pakistan, India Reach Rare Deal to Restore Kashmir Truce

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan and India have agreed to immediately cease military hostilities in disputed Kashmir by restoring a 2003 truce ...

Source: Iran Summons 8 Bahais to Prison

WASHINGTON - Iran has reportedly summoned eight Baha'i citizens to begin prison terms after convicting them of security crimes for ...

'Measures by Imran contributing to religiosity, extremism'

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 25 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan posing himself as the standard-bearer of Islam against the wave ...

Iraq's Christians Await Papal Visit With Hope and Worry

AMMAN - Pope Francis' planned visit to Iraq, from March 5 to March 8, is complex on many levels. COVID-19 ...

Judge Bans Enforcement of Biden's 100-Day Deportation Pause

HOUSTON, TEXAS - A federal judge late Tuesday indefinitely banned President Joe Biden's administration from enforcing a 100-day moratorium on ...

'Baseless imprisonments surge in China's Xinjiang'

New York [US], February 24 (ANI): The Chinese government has increased its "groundless prosecutions" with long prison sentences for Uyghurs ...

SL Easter bombings investigation call for prosecution

Colombo [Sri Lanka], February 24 (ANI): An investigation into the 2019 Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka has called for ...

FEATURE: 'Makabagong Anyo ng People Power' in UP Diliman

Thirty-five years ago, the Filipino people were hailed by the world for successfully ousting a self-declared Constitutional Authoritarian through a ...

US to Scrutinize Beijing Commitments Under EU-China Investment Deal

STATE DEPARTMENT - The United States is looking to scrutinize China's commitments under an investment deal that was signed in ...

Warrantless arrest of poor Muslims by metro police, alarms NCMF

CALOOCAN CITY, Feb. 24 (PIA) -- The National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) has expressed alarm and deep concern over ...

Clashes Reported In Southeastern Iran After Fuel Smugglers Killed

Citizens and security forces have clashed in Iran's southeastern Sistan-Baluchistan Province, a day after the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) ...

Top 5 LEGENDARY Russian diplomats

Diplomacy is the art of exerting influence and pressure when it suits your country's best interest. We've chosen some of ...

Bosniaks Boycott Rerun Vote In Scarred Eastern City Of Srebrenica

Reports from eastern Bosnia-Herzegovina suggest that many Bosniaks boycotted a rerun election in the city of Srebrenica on February 21 ...

China Denies Xinjiang Genocide Charges, Says Door Open To UN Monitors

Beijing has rejected what it called 'slanderous attacks' against China about living conditions for Muslim Uyghurs and other minorities in ...

US carries out air strikes targeting Iranian-backed militias in Syria

The United States launched airstrikes in Syria on Thursday, targeting facilities near the Iraqi border used by Iranian-backed militia groups. ...

Mikdad, Zarif discuss means of enhancing bilateral relations

Damascus, SANA- Foreign and Expatriates Minister, Faysal Mikdad , discussed Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Mohammad Javad ...

Belgium to try 14 suspects linked to 2015 Paris attacks

14 people will be put on trial in Belgium accused of having helped the gunmen and suicide bombers who attacked ...

French teachers face expulsion over diplomatic row with Turkey

More than a dozen French professors at a top Turkish university face the threat of expulsion after being denied work ...

French professors in Turkey feel the heat as diplomatic row continues

More than a dozen French professors at a top Turkish university face the threat of expulsion after being denied work ...

The Illegal Arms Trade and Israel

By Terry Crawford-BrowneAn Israeli documentary film called The Lab was made in 2013. It was shown in Pretoria and Cape ...

Australia palms off alleged Islamic State supporter to New Zealand

Australia has abrogated its responsibilities by revoking the citizenship of a dual national suspected of trying to join the Islamic ...

Hamas releases 45 prisoners in Gaza Strip ahead of elections

GAZA, Feb. 25 (Xinhua) -- The Islamic Hamas movement said on Thursday it has released 45 prisoners from its jails ...

Turkey arrests Islamic State suspect for spying on military post

ISTANBUL, Feb. 25 (Xinhua) -- Turkish security forces on Thursday arrested a suspected member of the Islamic State over spying ...

'Agencies under Imran Khan involved in rigging by-poll'

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 24 (ANI): Amid the controversy over irregularities in the Daska by-poll, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) vice president ...

Sri Lanka Muslims protest Covid cremations as PM Imran visits - DAWN.COM

Sri Lanka Muslims protest Covid cremations as PM Imran visits DAWN.com ...

Malaysian Wins Challenge Against Islamic Law Banning Gay Sex Courthouse News Service

Malaysian Wins Challenge Against Islamic Law Banning Gay Sex Courthouse News Service ...

Muslims around the world celebrate Eid under lockdown restrictions

Three-day holiday is traditionally a time for travelling, family celebrations and lavish daytime feasts However, this year it will be ...

Breaking cover - Indonesias government pushes back against Islamic dress codes - Asia

Indonesia's government pushes back against Islamic dress codes The Economist ...

Malaysian man wins landmark challenge against Muslim gay sex ban

A Malaysian man on Thursday won a landmark court challenge against an Islamic ban on sex "against the order of ...

Yazidi victims of Islamic State reburied after mass graves exhumed in Iraq

Yazidi victims of Islamic State reburied after mass graves exhumed in Iraq Sky News ...

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UAE Tour 21 to traverse Dubai's iconic destinations

DUBAI, UAE - Day 6 of the UAE 2021 will hit three of Dubai's top destinations this Friday.Three of Nakheel's ...

Sensex nosedives 1,939 points amid rising bond yields

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 26 (ANI): A broad-based sell-off in equities and weak global cues amid rising bond yields played ...

Jordan Henderson undergoes surgery on groin injury

Liverpool [UK], February 26 (ANI): Liverpool on Friday announced that Jordan Henderson has undergone an operation after suffering a groin ...

Pak tighten security in Balochistan to protect CPEC project

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 26 (ANI): Amid a rise in attacks on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects in Balochistan, Pakistan has ...

2 killed, 1 injured in landmine blast in Syria's Hama

Damascus [Syria], February 26 (ANI/Sputnik): Two people were killed and one was injured in a landmine explosion in the Salamiyah ...

BCCI looking at multiple cities to host IPL 14

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi [India], February 26 (ANI): Progressing from the initial idea of hosting the 2021 edition of the ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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