US arrests 3 people for plotting against Iranian activist Masih Alinejad

Hyderabad, Jan. 28 -- US Attorney General Merrick Garland announced on Friday, the arrest of 3 people on suspicion of involvement in what he described as a "Tehran-backed plot" for attempting to assas... Read More

UAE: Indian expats can now avail visa, passport services even on Sunday

Abu Dhabi, Jan. 28 -- Indian expatriates in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) can now submit their applications for passport and visa services on all days including Sundays, local media reported. Indian... Read More

GCC countries condemn armed attack on Azerbaijan's embassy in Iran

Riyadh, Jan. 28 -- The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries "strongly condemned" Friday'sarmed attack on Azerbaijan's embassyin the Iranian capital of Tehran. On Friday morning, January 27, a man... Read More

Turkey summons Danish envoy for allowing Quran burning

Ankara, Jan. 28 -- Turkish Foreign Ministry on Friday summoned the Danish ambassador to Ankara, Danny Annan, for allowing a demonstration that included the burning of a copy of the Quran in front of a... Read More

Dubai: Customer suffers burns as waiter spills liquid nitrogen; offered free meal

Abu Dhabi, Jan. 28 -- A diner at a high-end Japanese restaurant Tabu in Downtown Dubai, suffered minor burns after a waiter accidentally spilt liquid nitrogen on her back during a theatrical presentat... Read More

Ronaldo gifted Rs 6 crore Saudi-themed watch on joining Al-Nassr

Riyadh, Jan. 28 -- Football legend Cristiano Ronaldo gets a luxurious watch worth Dollars 780,000 (Rs 6,35,81,349) as a gift for joining the Saudi Arabian football club Al-Nassr. Ronaldo was snapped ... Read More

Iranian chess player who contested without hijab refuses to film apology video

Tehran, Jan. 28 -- One of Iran's top-ranked female chess players, Sara Khadem, who recently competed in an international tournament without wearing a headscarf said she fled to Spain after refusing an... Read More

Denmark: Paludan burns copies of Quran, insults Prophet Muhammad

Hyderabad, Jan. 28 -- The leader of the Danish far-right Hard Line party, Rasmus Paludan, on Friday burned a copy of the Holy Quran in front of a mosque and Turkish embassy in the Denmark capital, Cop... Read More

UAE astronaut Sultan Al Neyadi will not fast during Ramzan; here's why

Abu Dhabi, Jan. 27 -- United Arab Emirates (UAE) astronaut Sultan Al Neyadi, said that he is "not obligated to fast during Ramzan" while on his upcoming six-month International Space Station (ISS) mis... Read More

Over 12K Israeli administrative detention orders issued in 9 yrs

Hyderabad, Jan. 27 -- The Israeli authorities have issued more than 12,000 administrative detention orders (without charge) against Palestinian detainees over the past nine years. The Palestinian Pri... Read More