Uzbekistan president under scrutiny for severe punishments

Human rights abuse in Uzbekistan has been criticised by the Human Rights Watch TASHKENT - Politically motivated imprisonments, torture, kidnappings, detentions, solitary confinements, abysmal jail...

Suicide Bomber Targets Popular Afghan Restaurant killing at least 13

Dipika Rangasami Correspondent (Middle East) A popular Lebanese restaurant in central Kabul came under the attack of a suicide bomber resulting in 13 people confirmed dead,...

Israel building fence in the border with Jordan

JERUSALEM - The state of Israel is without a doubt the owner of one of the most sophisticated defence infrastructures in the world. Being...

Egypt’s Interim Government Resigns

CAIRO - Prime Minister Hazem Beblawi announced that Egypt's military backed government has stepped down. The decision of resignation was made after a 15-minute long...

Relaxed Sanctions on Recession Ridden Iran — Premature Hope?

Tahmeena Alam, Correspondent (Asia - Middle East and Central)   TEHRAN — A nation bitten by recession, an ailing economy and 76 million people left feeling the...

Key Hezbollah figure killed in air raid causing major stir up

DAMASCUS - An air strike in Syria led to the death of one of Hezbollah’s leaders, Samir Qantar. The death occurred in an Israeli...

UN Appeals For $6.5bn To Help Syrians

  Joanne Faulkner, Editor (Middle East)   DAMASCUS  — The UN has launched a record plea for aid, as it seeks $6.5bn to help the million of refugees...

Russian Missile Sale to Syria Amidst Israeli Attacks

Tahmeena Alam, Correspondent (Asia – Middle East & Central)   DAMASCUS - Russia is continuing to stand by the Assad regime by vowing to proceed with the...

Modern Day Slavery: Qatar and FIFA to blame?

Ritambhara Rai Bhattarai, Correspondent (Asia: Middle East & Central)   DOHA – Qatar, the host country for World Cup 2022, has been one of the most...

Saudi Leader Takes Legal Action Against Charlie Hebdo

Iyad Madani, Saudi leader, claims that a team of lawyers is studying European and French laws to take the necessary legal measures against Charlie Hebdo. JEDDAH...