• French Prime Minister Manuel Valls delivers a speech at the Munich Security Conference in Munich, Germany.

    More major attacks in Europe are a certainty, says France PM

    “We must be fully conscious of the threat, and react with a very great force and great lucidity. There will be attacks. Large-scale attacks. It’s a certainty. This hyper-terrorism is here to stay,” he said.
  • Iran: Ready to put rivalries aside with Saudi Arabia

    Iran: Ready to put rivalries aside with Saudi Arabia

    Iran and Saudi Arabia must overcome years of strained relations and work for stability in Syria and the Middle East, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif said on Friday.
  • Ankara: Turkey, Saudi could launch ground operation in Syria

    Ankara: Turkey, Saudi could launch ground operation in Syria

    "If there is a strategy, then Turkey and Saudi Arabia could enter into a ground operation," Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu was quoted Saturday as saying by the Yeni Safak and Haberturk newspapers.
  • Pope Francis (L) and the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Kirill (R), sign documents after a historic meeting in Havana. (AFP Photo)

    3 kisses and a hug: Pope ‘finally’ meets Russian Orthodox leader

    With an exclamation of “Finally”, Pope Francis embraced Patriarch Kirill on Friday in the first meeting between a pontiff and the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, a brief but historic encounter held during a stopover in Cuba before the pope flew
  • IS video shows 4-year-old UK boy blowing up car with prisoners

    IS video shows 4-year-old UK boy blowing up car with prisoners

    The boy has spent almost all his life in the clutches of IS after his mother Grace Dare, who was born in London, converted to Islam and fled to Syria in 2012 and married Swedish extremist fighter Abu Bakr, who is believed to have been killed since.
  • Female suicide bombers kill over 60 people in northeast Nigeria

    The military said militants made one abortive attempt on a camp on the outskirts of Maiduguri on Jan. 31. Boko Haram hit a Nigerian IDP camp for the first time last September, in the Adamawa state capital of Yola.
  • MP woman walks into police station with attacker's genitals

    The report quoting Sidhi SP Abid Khan said that she has been booked for attempt to murder. "This is a rare case and has to be investigated for a proper chargesheet," he said. Police said the woman is mentally stable and has no regrets to what she has
  • Three Saudi troopers killed in Yemeni retaliatory attack

    Mohammad al-Amri, a Saudi military spokesman, wrote on his Twitter account that the soldiers had been killed on Wednesday in the town of al-Raboah, which fell into the hands of Yemeni forces earlier this week.
  • Restricted meeting between Modi and Abu Dhabi crown prince at 7 RCR

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday held a restricted meeting at his 7 Race Course Road residence with visiting crown prince of Abu Dhabi and deputy supreme commander of the UAE Armed Forces, General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
  • Israeli forces demolish 10 Palestinian houses in West Bank

    Israeli forces demolish 10 Palestinian houses in West Bank

    The presence and continued expansion of Israeli settlements in occupied Palestine has created a major obstacle for the efforts to establish peace in the Middle East. The PA wants the West Bank as part of a future independent Palestinians state, with
  • North Korea's army chief of staff executed

    Ri Yong-Gil, Chief of the Korean People’s Army (KPA) General Staff was executed earlier this month for forming a political faction and corruption, Yonhap news agency said, citing a source familiar with North Korean affairs.
  • Trump wins in New Hampshire, Sanders defeats Clinton

    Sanders said at a raucous victory party that his win sends a message “that the government of our great country belongs to all of the people and not just a handful of wealthy campaign contributors” and their political committees.
  • Saudi strike kills family of five in Yemen

    Over 8,278 people, among them 2,236 children, have been killed and 16,015 others injured since the onset of the aggression. The strikes have also taken a heavy toll on the poor country’s facilities and infrastructure, destroying many hospitals, schoo
  • Russia submits new plan for Syria to US

    Russia has submitted a new plan concerning the Syrian crisis to the U.S., Russian news agency TASS quoted Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov as saying in an interview with the Moskovsky Komsomolets daily on Tuesday.
  • The Anniversary: Buttressing Cultural Revolution in Iran, Again

    The second principle opined by the Leader concerns the conventional culture of resistance. As is, cultural and armed resistance guarantees effective existence and survival in both domains. Of course, there is a huge difference between minimized exist