Iranians celebrate on the streets following a nuclear deal with major powers, in Tehran July 14, 2015. REUTERS/TIMA

Iran’s parliament has no power over nuclear deal, top negotiator says

Saturday 01 August, 2015 DUBAI- Iran’s parliament does not have authority over the nuclear agreement signed with world powers last More...

Armoured vehicles are seen in front of court of appeals in the Libyan capital, Tripoli during the trial of Gaddafi-era figures on July 28, 2015. middleeastmonitor

Extradition of senior Libyan official was ‘based on court ruling’

Saturday 01 August, 2015 Tunisia’s Islamist Ennahda movement said on Friday that the government led by its former leader Hamadi More...

Members of the Libyan pro-government forces, aim a weapon during their deployment in the Lamluda area, southwest of the city of Derna , Libya June 16, 2015.  REUTERS/Stringer

Five Libyan troops killed, 18 missing after ‘ISIS attack': agency

Saturday 01 August, 2015 BENGHAZI: Five Libyan troops loyal to the internationally recognized government were killed Friday and another More...

Yemeni Prime Minister Khaled Bahah pictured during a session of parliament in the capital Sanaa on December 18, 2014. AFP

Yemen PM returns to Aden from Saudi exile: airport source

Saturday 01 August, 2015 ADEN – Yemeni Prime Minister Khaled Bahah flew into the devastated port of Aden from Saudi exile Saturday, More...

A member of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) walks past graves at a cemetary on July 29, 2015 deep in the Qandil mountain, the PKK headquarters in northern Iraq. AFP

Some 260 PKK members killed in Turkey air strikes: report

Saturday 01 August, 2015 ISTANBUL – Around 260 members of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) have been killed and hundreds More...

US Secretary of State John Kerry testifies before the House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on the Iran nuclear agreement on Capitol Hill on July 28, 2015 in Washington, DC.AFP

Kerry sets off on Mideast trip to Egypt, Doha

Saturday 01 August, 2015 WASHINGTON – US Secretary of State John Kerry left for Egypt for cooperation talks and to Qatar, where More...

Seven Libyan soldiers killed in clashes with Islamic State 1

Seven Libyan soldiers killed in clashes with Islamic State

Friday 31 July, 2015 BENGHAZI- Seven Libyan soldiers were killed on Friday when Islamic State militants stormed a checkpoint manned More...

Russia's President Vladimir Putin (L) shakes hands with Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan during their meeting in Baku, Azerbaijan, June 13, 2015.  REUTERS/Alexei Druzhinin/RIA Novosti/Kremlin

Russia’s Putin, Turkey’s Erdogan to discuss TurkStream this autumn: Kremlin

Friday 31 July, 2015 MOSCOW- Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan this autumn and the two will More...

Extradition of senior Libyan official was ‘based on court ruling’

Armoured vehicles are seen in front of court of appeals in the Libyan capital, Tripoli during the trial of Gaddafi-era figures on July 28, 2015. middleeastmonitor

Saturday 01 August, 2015 Tunisia’s Islamist Ennahda movement said on Friday that the government led by its former leader Hamadi Jebali extradited the former Libyan Prime Minister More...

Five Libyan troops killed, 18 missing after ‘ISIS attack': agency

Members of the Libyan pro-government forces, aim a weapon during their deployment in the Lamluda area, southwest of the city of Derna , Libya June 16, 2015.  REUTERS/Stringer

Saturday 01 August, 2015 BENGHAZI: Five Libyan troops loyal to the internationally recognized government were killed Friday and another 18 are missing after an attack on an More...

Seven Libyan soldiers killed in clashes with Islamic State

Seven Libyan soldiers killed in clashes with Islamic State 1

Friday 31 July, 2015 BENGHAZI- Seven Libyan soldiers were killed on Friday when Islamic State militants stormed a checkpoint manned by forces loyal to the official government, More...

Libyan Investment Authority loses High Court claim for $500 million 1

Libyan Investment Authority loses High Court claim for $500 million

Monday 27 July, 2015 A Malta-based subsidiary of the Libyan Investment Authority – the Libya Africa Investment Portfolio (LAIP) – has suffered massive blow in the London High More...

Turkish construction giant Tekfen sues Libya at International Court

Construction firm Tekfen İnşaat sues Libya due to the USD 89.93 million loss of business related to the cancellation of a water conveyance system project amidst the civil More...

Press Release: Cameron and Sisi discuss situation in Libya

British Embassy In Cairo

Thursday 25 June, 2015 Press Release: Prime Minister David Cameron and President el-Sisi discuss the situation in Libya More...

Visa Inc. and Verifone Join Forces to Accelerate Omni Commerce Globally

Visa Inc. and Verifone Join Forces to Accelerate Omni Commerce Globally 1

SAN FRANCISCO & SAN JOSE, Calif. – Thursday, June 4th 2015 [ME NewsWire] (BUSINESS WIRE)– Visa Inc. More...

Iranians celebrate on the streets following a nuclear deal with major powers, in Tehran July 14, 2015. REUTERS/TIMA Iran’s parliament has no power over nuclear deal, top negotiator says

Saturday 01 August, 2015 DUBAI- Iran’s parliament does not have authority over the nuclear agreement signed...

Fighters from a coalition of rebel groups called "Jaish al Fateh", also known as "Army of Fatah" (Conquest Army), man a checkpoint on Zeyzoun thermal station, after they took control of it from forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, activists said, in al-Ghab plain in the Hama countryside July 29, 2015. REUTERS/Ammar Abdullah Syrian army advances on plain after rebel offensive: monitor

Saturday 01 August, 2015 BEIRUT- The Syrian army and allied militia have regained control over several...

Cars surround the wreckage of an Embraer Phenom 300 jet that crashed near the end of the runway at Blackbushe Airport southwest of London. Members of the bin Laden family were said to have been on board. (AP Photo) Bin Laden relatives reportedly killed in private jet crash in Britain

Saturday 01 August, 2015 LONDON- A private jet crashed in southern England on Friday, killing four...

RFU backs initiative to boost United States rugby

A general view of Soldier Field as the United States of America Eagles take on the New Zealand All Blacks during an International Test Match on November 1, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. AFP

Friday 24 July, 2015 LONDON – England’s governing Rugby Football Union is to invest in the game in the More...

Much-changed Wallabies aim to build on Springboks win

Friday 24 July, 2015 MENDOZA (ARGENTINA) – Australia hope to build on the momentum created by a dramatic triumph over South..

Giteau back for Wallabies as Cooper, Genia reunite

Thursday 16 July, 2015 BRISBANE (AUSTRALIA) – Matt Giteau was recalled by the Wallabies after a four-year absence Thursday while half-backs..

Iran nuclear deal: LIVE REPORT

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Tuesday 14 July, 2015 VIENNA – 14:25 GMT – ISRAEL NOT BOUND BY IRAN DEAL, WILL DEFEND ITSELF: NETANYAHU 14:23 More...

Greeks vote ‘No’ – What now? LIVE REPORT

Monday 06 July, 2015 ATHENS – 13:38 GMT – Piketty slams Germany – Top economist and influential author Thomas Piketty strongly..

Greek referendum: LIVE REPORT

Sunday 05 July, 2015 ATHENS – 17:31 GMT – Debt has soared – Greece’s debt has shot up from 130 percent..
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5 Things Everyone Should Know About Ramadan

Saturday, June 28, 2014 The Muslim observance of Ramadan begins this evening and ends a month later on Monday, July 28...
A man points to a wall riddled with bullet holes in Misrata, in January 2015. Clashes had erupted between secular and Islamist forces in the past two months — Photo: Hamza Turkia/Xinhua/​ZUMA

Probing The Soul Of Misrata, Martyr Of Libyan Revolution

Sunday 28 June, 2015 MISRATA — It’s a strange city where 15-year-old kids can be seen jumping behind the wheel of..
Red cross workers wearing protective suits are seen carrying the body of an Ebola victim in Monrovia in January. AFP

Liberia announces two more confirmed Ebola cases

Wednesday 01 July, 2015 MONROVIA – Liberia said Wednesday a teenager who died of Ebola fever had spread the virus to..

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