December 08, 2016 - 08:18 GMT
Deir Nidham, northwest of Ramallah city, was placed under a military closure after a fire erupted just a few kilometers away in the illegal Israeli settlement of Halamish, which is built on the lands of the village and on the lands of neighboring Nabi Saleh.
December 08, 2016 - 07:14 GMT
The government and Russia have indicated they would only accept a surrender by the embattled rebel forces, calling on them to agree to leave the territory. The opposition has lost 80 per cent of the eastern section of the city which it controlled.
December 08, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Article 522 of Lebanon's penal code states that authorities shall not pursue or prosecute an accused rapist, and will overturn the sentence of a convicted rapist if he or she marries the victim.
December 08, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
A uniformed city transit employee was taken to hospital with injuries to her knee and ankle after being pushed down the stairs at Grand Central Station on her way to work on Monday.
December 07, 2016 - 15:20 GMT
The small ATR-42 plane lost contact with the control tower minutes before it was supposed to land, Pakistan International Airline said.
December 07, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Muhammad, 26, and Mahmoud, 23, were initially detained during an overnight raid on June 9, and were subsequently sentenced to six months of administrative detention -- an Israeli policy of internment without charge or trial based on undisclosed evidence.
December 07, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Syria’s state television says Israeli military aircraft have targeted an airbase near the capital Damascus.
December 07, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
The boat went missing some 40 kilometers from remote Socotra Island five days ago, and that 60 Yemeni nationals are believed to have submerged
December 07, 2016 - 11:53 GMT
The British-based monitoring group, The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, said an army advance on Tuesday and overnight, supported by heavy air strikes and shelling, caused insurgents to withdraw from the Old City.
December 07, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad now controls nearly 75 per cent of eastern Aleppo.
December 07, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Describing it as “the worst deal ever negotiated”, Trump said during the election campaign that he would scrap the pact .
December 07, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
200 other civilians were reportedly injured in the attacks.
December 07, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Nearly 3,500 of the country’s 8,500 attorneys took part in the protest rally in Tunis on Tuesday.
December 07, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Opposition fighters who refused to leave the area would be "eradicated," Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.
December 07, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The CDU backed Merkel's bid for a fourth term as leader of Europe's biggest economy in next September's elections when they met at a party conference in the western German industrial city of Essen.