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Afghan worker in Dubai sets textile shop on fire due to non-payment of salary

DUBAI: A salesman has been sentenced to two years in prison for setting a textile shop on fire, causing losses of nearly 1 million...

28 Palestinians including 10 children die as Israel targets Gaza

Jerusalem: At least 28 Palestinians, including 10 children, have been killed and more than 150 others wounded as Israeli warplanes continued to strike blockaded...

Tehran willing to resolve tensions with Saudi Arabia

TEHRAN: Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh publicly confirms that the de-escalation of tensions between his country and Saudi Arabia is in the interest...

UN calls on Israel to halt forced evictions of Palestinians in Sheikh Jarrah

NEW YORK: The UN’s human rights office (OHCHR) Friday called on Israel to immediately halt all forced evictions, including those in the Sheikh Jarrah...

US could face huge consequences due to troops withdrawal from Afghanistan: Hilary Clinton

NEW YORK: Former United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has warned that the US could face “huge consequences” from President Joe Biden’s decision...

Pakistan raises the issue of digital divide at UN

NEW YORK: The President of UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), Pakistani Ambassador Munir Akram, has underlined the need for political commitment to address...

Antony Blinken dispels criticism on US withdrawal from Afghanistan

United States Secretary of State Antony Blinken, returning from an unannounced visit to Kabul, pushed back on criticism of President Joe Biden’s plan to...

NATO, US to withdraw troops from Afghanistan by September 11

After President Biden’s decision to withdraw all US troops from Afghanistan by September 11, NATO is likely to also withdraw all troops from the...

US report highlights dangers of fragmentation of society and global order

A comprehensive report compiled by the National Intelligence Council of the US warned about the fragility of the world order—the global network of trade...

Russian regulator slows down access to Twitter over illegal content

Russia has cracked down on the tech giant Twitter, slowing down access to the social media website. On Wednesday, Russia's media regulator announced that...

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