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Dec 07, 2017
US recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital: Benjamin Netanyahu hails Donald Trump's 'historic','courageous' decisionPrime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu today termed as "historic" and a "courageous and just decision" the recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital by US President Donald Trump, saying that it will help "advance peace".
Nov 17, 2017
Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's anti-corruption campaign brings hope for Lebanon businessmenLebanon businessmen who lost enterprises through dealings with members of Saudi Arabia's royal family are closely watching a new campaign led by the powerful crown prince
Nov 09, 2017
Yemen will face mass famine unless Saudi Arabia-led coalition ends blockade of aid, warns UNSome 17 million people in Yemen are in desperate need of food, seven million of whom are at risk of famine and cholera has caused more than 2,000 deaths.
May 22, 2017
Donald Trump in Israel: President speaks of "unbreakable bond" between US and alliesDonald Trump said that there is a "rare opportunity" to bring security and peace to the Middle East as he arrived in Israel to reaffirm America's "unbreakable bond" with the nation
Nov 30, 2016
Louvre Abu Dhabi, world's first 'universal museum in Arab world' likely to open in 2017The Louvre Abu Dhabi, flagged as "the first universal museum in the Arab world", is due to open in 2017 after a decade in the making and five years behind schedule. French President Francois Hollande will visit the site on Saturday during a trip to the Gulf to attend a conference on protecting endangered heritage.
Aug 07, 2015
Egypt's Sisi opens New Suez Canal, says it's to defeat terroristsEgypt received a show of international support on Thursday as it inaugurated a major extension of the Suez Canal which President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi hopes will power an economic turnaround in the Arab world's most populous country.
Jul 29, 2015
UN says it could help 3 million in Yemen if ceasefire holdsThe latest attempt at a humanitarian pause in Yemen "has not been respected by any party to the conflict," the U.N. humanitarian chief said on Tuesday, adding that a plan to reach 3 million Yemenis with aid is ready to go if only the fighting would stop.
Dec 01, 2014
Israel marks plight of Jews who fled Arab world from 1948 warIsrael on Monday marked the displacement of hundreds of thousands of Jews from Arab countries after the 1948 Arab-Israeli war.
Aug 22, 2014
Hindutva identity debate: Sushma jumps in, says 'Hindi' a popular Arab nameThe debate on the Hindu identity continues with External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj saying that even in the Arab world, "many illustrious families have surnames like 'al-Hindi'.
Jul 24, 2014
India's schizophrenic vote on Gaza: Why we made a mistakeIndia's vote on the Gazan human rights violations is a case of head and heart being torn in different directions. But our vote against Israel is not finally a sign of hard-headed calculations.