May 20, 2000
World champion Grant Hackett beat world record holder and dual Olympic champion Kieren Perkins in the 1500 meters freestyle final at the Australian Ol
Morocco and Spain signed in Tangier Thursday a partnership agreement to enhance cooperation between the two countries in economic, social and industri
Davis Love avoided lightning and rain and had the lead when Friday's second round was suspended at the PGA Tour Colonial golf tournament. There were t
The European Union has asserted that the GCC-European ministerial meeting to be held Monday in Kuwait would discuss the extent of Iraq's adherence to
Fifteen people including three soldiers have been killed in the last three days by armed Islamic extremists in Algeria, press reports said Saturday.
France's Defense Minister Alain Richard is starting Saturday a visit to the United Arab Emirates on his way back from India, reported ArabNews.com. Ri
A night of amazing NBA comebacks saw the New York Knicks force a do-or-die playoff showdown with Miami and Reggie Miller return to lead Indiana to a t
Barak said Friday that the Palestinian Authority's lack of control over the current wave of violence is unacceptable and it must control its forces. "
Deportivo Coruna won the Spanish league title for the first time in their 94-year history after destroying their rivals Espanyol 2-0 on Friday. Brazil
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, won the Al-Ahram horseback endurance race across 100 kilometers of Saqqara desert on Fri
Repair work at the Syrian-Iraqi oil pipeline, closed since 1982, will be completed in two months, enabling the resumption of exports of Iraqi oil via
A new gas field has been discovered in the east of Saudi Arabia, which needs the fuel to widen its industrial base, Saudi oil minister Ali al-Nuaimi
The Moroccan-Egyptian joint trade commission started Friday in Cairo talks aimed at upgrading bilateral trade ties, reported ArabicNews.com Friday. T
China and Egypt will jointly build a China industrial park in Egypt on June 1, ArabicNews.com reported Saturday. The project makes an essential part o
Bahrain said it suspended talks Friday with Qatar on a long-standing border dispute between the two Gulf Arab states, accusing Doha of failing to resp