Trump dismisses ‘fabricated’ report of son-in-law’s outreach to Russia

WASHINGTON: A White House in crisis scrambled to allay public concern over reports that Donald Trump’s son-in-law sought a secret communications link to Russia...

Khamenei slams Saudis as America’s ‘milking cow’

TEHRAN: Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei launched a fierce attack against regional rival Saudi Arabia, saying it was being pumped “like a milking...

Saudi Arabia, UAE to observe Ramazan from May 27 (Saturday)

RIYADH/DUBAI: Saudi Arabia has announced on Thursday that Ramazan 2017 will begin in the country from May 27 onwards. The first fasting day will...

Taliban attack on Afghan base kills at least 15 soldiers

KANDAHAR: At least 15 Afghan soldiers were killed when Taliban fighters attacked their army base in the southern province of Kandahar, the defence ministry...

24 killed in attack on Egypt Christians

CAIRO: Gunmen attacked a bus carrying Egyptian Christians south of the capital on Friday, killing at least 24 people, state media and the health...

Syria: US-led strikes kill 35 civilians in east borders

BEIRUT, LEBANON: US-led coalition air strikes on Thursday killed at least 35 civilians in an eastern Syrian town held by the Islamic State group,...

Court maintains block on Trump travel ban

WASHINGTON: A US federal appeals court on Thursday dealt a fresh setback to President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban, upholding a lower court’s decision...

Christian Canadian Parliamentarian announces he will fast in Ramazan

TORONTO: Canadian Parliamentarian Mark Holland, as a gesture of religious harmony in the country, announced that he will fast during the holy month of...

UK police make 7th arrest in Manchester terror probe

MANCHESTER: British police arrested a seventh person Wednesday in connection with the massacre at a Manchester pop concert that left 22 people dead. The arrest...

Britain raises terror threat level after concert carnage

MANCHESTER: Britain is imminently facing another terror attack, Prime Minister Theresa May warned Tuesday as she deployed soldiers at key sites after a suicide...