April 28, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
The Afghan Taliban launched their annual “spring offensive” Friday, heralding fresh fighting in the drawn-out conflict.
April 28, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
Germany's national parliament, the Bundestag, approved legislation Thursday evening banning Islamic full-face veils for public officials and soldiers.
April 28, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Around 1,000 US soldiers are currently deployed in Syria, but their commander has flexible powers that allow him to ask for additional forces, a US official at the US Central Command (CENTCOM) told Asharq Al-Awsat on Thursday.
April 28, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
The US recently called for increasing the number of troops in Afghanistan.
Catholics less than one percent of Egyptians, but Pope Francis is on a mission of interfaith dialogue
April 28, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Despite security concerns, Pope Francis is going ahead for a visit to Egypt to strengthen ties between Christians and Muslims.
April 27, 2017 - 16:12 GMT
The vessel collided with a freighter carrying livestock..
April 27, 2017 - 15:24 GMT
An unmanned, explosives-laden boat was stopped in Saudi waters near the southern Jizan province.
April 27, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Israel's intelligence minister appeared to confirm that an airstrike that hit a Damascus airport had been carried out by Israel.
April 27, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
The three had been detained for allegedly 'spreading rumors'.
April 27, 2017 - 12:31 GMT
Al Bawaba looks at Lebanon's political problems six months after Michel Aoun was elected president.
April 27, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
A temporary lull in Russian airstrikes has ended, says the monitoring group Air Wars.
April 27, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
The act of revenge came amid increasing tensions between Daesh and local tribes in the region.
April 27, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
The document, speculated to be a new charter, will be presented at an event in Qatar next week.
April 27, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
The fighting, between two American allies, puts the US in an awkward position.
April 27, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
Known as al-Hadhr in Arabic, it was established in the 3rd or 2nd century BC and became a religious and trading centre under the Parthian empire.