UAE adds Iranians to list of terror supporters

May 11, 2018 8:12 am0 comments

Individual and entities who fund Quds Force unit of Revolutionary Guards added to UAE terror list Abu Dhabi: The UAE Cabinet on Thursday added nine Iranian individuals and entities to the approved list of terrorism supporters. The move, which was taken according to the Cabinet decision No.24 of 2018, comes […]

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Mahathir Mohamad sworn in as Malaysia’s PM

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Mahathir Mohamad sworn in as Malaysia’s PM

Mahathir Mohamad is sworn in as Malaysia’s prime minister after leading opposition alliance to historic election victory. 11-05-2018 Friday, KUALA LUMPUR: Ninety-two-year-old Mahathir Mohamad was Thursday sworn in as the world’s oldest elected leader after a stunning election win that swept Malaysia’s establishment from power after more than six decades. […]

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Trump says Kim summit to take place on June 12 in Singapore

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Trump says Kim summit to take place on June 12 in Singapore

Trump’s historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will take place in Singapore on June 12. Washington: US President Donald Trump on Thursday announced his historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will take place in Singapore on June 12. “We will both try to make it […]

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Russia’s Putin sworn in for another six years in office

May 8, 2018 8:06 am0 comments
Russia’s Putin sworn in for another six years in office

Putin re-elected with over 70 % support; hundreds of anti-Putin protesters detained at weekend as he faces challenges with economy, succession   MOSCOW: Vladimir Putin was sworn in for another six years as Russian president on Monday, buoyed by popular support but weighed down too by a costly confrontation with […]

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Two arrested at RAK with 186 heroin capsules

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Two arrested at RAK with 186 heroin capsules

Suspects were caught trying to smuggle drug during visit to UAE   08-05-2018 Tuesday, Ras Al Khaimah: Two suspected drug mules were arrested at the airport here for trying to smuggle in 186 heroin capsules they had ingested, an official said on Monday.  The police arrested the Asian men after they […]

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Zimbabwe’s Mugabe parliament appearance over diamonds delayed

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Zimbabwe’s Mugabe parliament appearance over diamonds delayed

The hearing on graft in the diamond industry has been postponed 08-05-2018 Tuesday, Harare:  Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe will not appear before a parliament committee this week to answer questions on multi-billion-dollar corruption in the diamond industry after the hearing was postponed, a lawmaker said on Monday. The 94-year-old […]

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