• The Spy Business Is Booming and We Should Be Worried 20 Jul 2019 19:42 What is going on? Russian spies are assassinating people in other countries, directing internet companies to troll our social media and trying to undermine our political process almost in plain sight. At the same time, agents acting at the behest of the …
  • Soyuz-FG rocket launches with Soyuz MS-13 manned spacecraft from Baikonur 20 Jul 2019 19:32 Soyuz-FG medium-lift launch vehicle with the Soyuz MS-13 manned spacecraft launched from Baikonur Cosmodrome, Trend reports citing TASS. The rocket blasted off from Launch Pad No.1 (the same pad Yuri Gagarin used on humanity’s first space flight in 1961) …
  • Oil probably won’t cause a war with Iran, but it certainly adds fuel to the blaze 20 Jul 2019 19:29 July 20 at 2:43 PM Iran, Britain and the United States are engaged in a struggle for control over the flow of oil through the Persian Gulf. A fifth of the world’s daily oil supply moves through the narrow Strait of Hormuz, offshore of Iran. Given the …
  • Soyuz MS-13 crew lifts off to space station on first moon landing 50th - collectSPACE.com 20 Jul 2019 18:27 July 20, 2019 — Drew Morgan will likely never forget where he was on July 20th — not because it was the day that humans first landed on the moon, but because it was his first launch into space. The 43-year-old NASA astronaut lifted off with cosmonaut …
  • The Royal Navy: From Piracy to Impotence 20 Jul 2019 18:19 The British foreign secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has been busy in the past 24 hours trying to deflect blame, or criticism, from the British government for inflaming tensions in the Persian Gulf. As part of his diplomatic offensive, Hunt has accused Iran of “ …
  • Iranian Revolutionary Guard commandos drop from helicopter to hijack British tanker 20 Jul 2019 16:55 A new propaganda video captures the moment Iranian Revolutionary Guard commandos drop from a helicopter to hijack a British tanker. Footage shows troops wearing ski masks and carrying machine guns rappelling to the deck of the British-flagged tanker Stena …
  • New crew heading to International Space Station on Apollo 11 anniversary 20 Jul 2019 16:39 By William Harwood July 20, 2019 / 11:50 AM / CBS News Fifty years to the day after Neil Armstrong stepped onto the surface of the moon, a NASA astronaut, an Italian flight engineer and a Russian commander geared up for launch aboard a Soyuz …
  • Libya accuses Egypt, UAE, France of backing new attack by Haftar 20 Jul 2019 16:35 The High Council of State in Libya has revealed that Egypt, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and France are backing Libyan general Khalifa Haftar in carrying out a new attack on Libyan capital Tripoli. The High Council of State is an advisory body for Libya  …
  • Trillion-dollar lunar bounty: The scramble to return to the moon - Aljazeera.com 20 Jul 2019 16:11 Fifty years ago this week, Neil Armstrong became the first man to step onto the moon. Since then, only a dozen men have walked on the moon - the last in 1972. Now, there is renewed interest. China plans to build a lunar base by 2030 and NASA hopes to have …
  • Hifter calls on youth to help with battle for Tripoli 20 Jul 2019 15:49 CAIRO (AP) — The commander of the self-styled Libyan National Army has called on young people in Tripoli to join its offensive to capture the capital from the U.N.- backed government based there amid warnings from the international community of military …
  • She's the most prominent female politician in her country. A few days ago she was abducted from her house 20 Jul 2019 15:15 According to family members, who asked not to be named for fear of retribution, more than a dozen masked and armed men arrived at Sergewa's's home at about 2 a.m. on Wednesday. One family member identified the men as part of a militia called the …
  • He once attacked Tripoli. Now a Libyan militia leader defends it from another invader. 20 Jul 2019 13:44 TRIPOLI, Libya — Ten months ago, Salah Badi was the curse of Libya’s capital. His forces clashed with pro-government militias, killing scores of civilians and pulverizing neighborhoods. Ultimately, the Trump administration and the U.N. Security Council …
  • Ilhan Omar on her 9/11 comments, Trump, and US-Saudi relations 20 Jul 2019 13:13 Since President Donald Trump came to power in the United States, he has made global headlines for his often audacious comments on women's rights, foreign political interference, Muslims, and immigrants. #TrumpisRacist and #RacistinChief are some of the …
  • Main reason soldiers clashed with our members in Zaria —Shiites deputy leader 20 Jul 2019 12:53 The clamour for the release of the detained leader of the Shiites movement in Nigeria, Ayatollah Ibrahim Yaqoub El Zakzaky, took a frightening dimension recently with relentless nationwide protests by members of the Islamic sect. AUGUSTINE OKEZIE engaged …
  • What we know about Iran's capture of British ship 20 Jul 2019 12:47 President Trump called Iran "nothing but trouble" after saying he heard from the U.K. that tankers were seized in the Strait of Hormuz. USA TODAY WASHINGTON – Iran’s seizure of a British oil tanker in theStrait of Hormuz on Friday further …
  • Libyan militia declares ‘zero hour’ for capturing Tripoli 20 Jul 2019 12:46 CAIRO (AP) — The self-styled Libyan National Army is declaring “zero hour” in its offensive to capture the capital, Tripoli, from the U.N.-backed government. The LNA, led by commander Khalifa Hifter, called on the young people of Tripoli to work with its …
  • American Opinion: Trump needs to hold firm on Iran 20 Jul 2019 12:40 Trump's reiteration Tuesday that he isn't looking for regime change was welcome. As efforts to persuade Iran to scale back uranium enrichment intensify, it's important for the regime to know that it faces no existential threat. The U.S. hopes …
  • Spa Services Market Strategy Assessment, Development & Futuristic Trends 20 Jul 2019 12:25 Jul 20, 2019 (HTF Market Intelligence via COMTEX) -- AMA recently published a detailed study of over 180+ pages in its repository on 'Spa Services' market covering interesting aspects of market with supporting development scenario ranging from 2013 …
  • Iran’s seizure of British tanker raises fears of war 20 Jul 2019 12:18 Iran’s seizure of a British oil tanker in the Persian Gulf Friday is the latest escalation of tensions with the West, raising fears of war, while experts say the Islamic republic is trying to end U.S. sanctions by putting pressure on America’s allies. …
  • Iran's seizure of British tanker seen as escalation 20 Jul 2019 11:56 Updated on: July 19, 2019 / 7:11 PM / CBS/AP London — Iran seized a British-flagged oil tanker Friday and briefly detained a second vessel in the Strait of Hormuz, intensifying tensions in the strategic waterway that has become a flashpoint …
  • NIA conducts searches across Tamil Nadu 20 Jul 2019 11:30 Chennai, July 20 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday searched several premises in Madurai, Theni, Tirunelveli, Ramanathapuram and Chennai following arrest of 16 terror suspects, including 14 deported from the United Arab Emirates ( …
  • Yemeni Rrones Raid Saudi Air Base After Sana'a Bombed 20 Jul 2019 11:16 TEHRAN (FNA)- Yemeni armed forces conducted drone strikes on King Khalid air base in Saudi Arabia's Southwestern Asir Province in retaliation for the kingdom’s massive bombing of Sana'a early Saturday. The al-Masirah TV channel reported that Yemeni …
  • The Politics of oil tankers capture 20 Jul 2019 11:07 In an apparent retaliation of the capture of an Iranian oil tanker by Gibraltar, a British colony, Iran Friday (July 19) captured a British oil tanker. Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said in a statement on Friday that the vessel named “Stena …
  • Iran says its seizure of British ship a 'reciprocal' move 20 Jul 2019 10:44 Amir Vahdat and Aya Batrawy, Associated Press Updated 6:39 am EDT, Saturday, July 20, 2019 President Donald Trump calls to the media as he waits to greet Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte as he arrives at the White House in Washington, Thursday, July 18, …
  • LOGISTICS: Boeing Blunders Big Time 20 Jul 2019 10:37 July 20, 2019: The general public is aware of the problems with the new Boeing 737 Max airliner being grounded because sloppy software and poor quality control resulted in two crashes that lest over 346 passengers and crew dead. The software and flight …
  • Nigerian Transfers You Might Have Missed During The AFCON Including Five Super Eagles Stars 20 Jul 2019 10:11 Nigerian Transfers You Might Have Missed During The AFCON Including Five Super Eagles Stars Following the conclusion of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, allnigeriasoccer.com brings you transfers involving Nigerian players that you might have missed as a …
  • Report: Saudi Arabia Stuck in Yemen, Seeks US Help 20 Jul 2019 10:04 TEHRAN (FNA)- Facing growing international and domestic pressure, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman's military campaign in Yemen has further pushed Riyadh to plead for Washington's assistance, according to a report. Despite waging a prolonged …
  • After arresting 16 terror suspects, NIA conducts searches in Tamil Nadu 20 Jul 2019 10:03 Chennai, July 20 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday searched several premises in Tamil Nadu after arresting 16 terror suspects including 14 who were deported from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), police said. The searches were …
  • Iran, UK appear to seek de-escalation despite tanker seizure 20 Jul 2019 09:45 TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran and Britain appeared to signal Saturday that they are not seeking confrontation, a day after Iran seized a British-flagged tanker in the strategic Strait of Hormuz, a flashpoint in rising tensions between Tehran and the West. Iran’ …
  • UAE will Open Visa Centre in Karachi and Islamabad 20 Jul 2019 09:42 Hamad Obaid Alzaabi, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ambassador has announced that the UAE Consulate will open a visa centre in Karachi. It will become functional in the first week of September 2019. Also, another visa centre will be operational in …
  • UAE to open biggest visa centre in Karachi 20 Jul 2019 09:37 20 July, 2019 KARACHI: Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Hamad Obaid Alzaabi said on Friday his country would be opening a visa centre in Karachi in September which would be the biggest such facility in Asia. During his visit to the office of …
  • Timeline: The rise of political tensions in the Persian Gulf 20 Jul 2019 09:06 The seizure of the Stena Impero tanker in the Strait of Hormuz is the latest episode to contribute to rising tensions between the UK, US and Iran in the region. Here is a timeline of recent incidents involving the three nations: – June 13: Two US oil …
  • Iran’s gamble on a tanker seizure will end its credit — even among friends 20 Jul 2019 08:56 Steadily increasing its bets in an international game of bluff, Iran has gone almost all in with a gamble that its hard liners must believe is worth the punt — but which will certainly end their credit lines even among friends. In seizing a foreign tanker …
  • UAE delegation attends 2nd US State Department Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom 20 Jul 2019 08:51 (MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) alt="ministerial_uaedc_state_07182019 (35 of 85)"> alt="ministerial_uaedc_state_07182019 (60 of 85)"> alt="19-0626_agsiw_uae-11"> alt="19-0626_agsiw_uae-7"> alt=…
  • Iran claims to seize now-silent U.K. ship 20 Jul 2019 08:48 LONDON -- Iran said on Friday that it had seized a British oil tanker in the Persian Gulf, and the tanker's owner said it had lost contact with the vessel as it appeared to be heading toward Iran. The British government said it was urgently seeking …
  • Mueller report witness George Nader to remain jailed in child porn case 20 Jul 2019 08:45 Nader also served as an adviser to the United Arab Emirates, a close Saudi ally, and in April 2017 wired $2.5 million to a top Trump fundraiser, Elliott Broidy, through a company in Canada, The Associated Press reported last year. The goal was to persuade …
  • IMA's Mansoor Khan brought to Bengaluru; hectic grilling ahead for scam kingpin 20 Jul 2019 07:48 Mohammed Mansoor Khan, MD and CEO of IMA group.Facebook The I Monetary Advisory (IMA) kingpin, Mohammed Mansoor Khan, was brought back to Bengaluru on Saturday morning, after he was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and Special Investigation …
  • US, UK weigh response as 2 oil tankers deviate route near Iranian waters 20 Jul 2019 07:19 ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — Two oil tankers in the Strait of Hormuz were seized by Iran on Friday, the Liberian-flagged MV Mesdar and the British-flagged Stena Impero. British officials are holding emergency meetings, as President Donald Trump from the White …
  • Key witness in Mueller probe now facing child sex trafficking charges 20 Jul 2019 06:26 A key witness from the Robert Mueller investigation got slapped with sex trafficking charges on Friday. Businessman George Nader, 60, was already facing child pornography charges — and he has a long history of sexually abusing minors. His latest indictment …
  • What time is Manny Pacquiao vs Keith Thurman tonight? TV channel and live stream details 20 Jul 2019 06:17 Manny Pacquiao bids to extend his already illustrious career when he takes on Keith Thurman tonight. The eight-division world champion is fighting on into his 40s as he looks to cement his place at the top of the welterweight division. He bounced back from …
  • Tamil Nadu: NIA raids homes of 14 youths arrested in ‘Ansarulla’ terror case 20 Jul 2019 06:12 NIA raids underway at the residence of Muhammad Sheikh Maiden in Narimadu, Madurai in connection with Tamil Nadu Ansarulla Case. (Source: ANI/Twitter) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) Saturday is conducting search operations at various locations …
  • Iran seizes British tanker in Strait of Hormuz as tensions mount 20 Jul 2019 06:01 Iran seized a British-flagged oil tanker Friday and briefly detained a second vessel in the Strait of Hormuz, intensifying tensions in the strategic waterway that has become a flashpoint between Tehran and the West. The seizing of the British tanker marked …
  • How a Persian Gulf conflict could impact commodities markets 20 Jul 2019 05:37 SINGAPORE: Surging oil and gas prices, skyrocketing insurance costs and attacks on energy and banking infrastructure are likely to be some of the initial impacts if the current Iranian tension erupts into outright war. A lengthy conflict in the Persian …
  • China to enhance ties with Arab countries 20 Jul 2019 05:35 China to enhance ties with Arab countries BEIJING: China will consolidate its traditional friendship with Arab countries in the framework of ‘One Belt and one Road'‘Initiative, said a spokesperson of the Chinese Foreign Ministry Geng Shuang here on …
  • Israeli spyware firm claims it can mine data from social media 20 Jul 2019 05:08 JERUSALEM: An Israeli spyware firm thought to have hacked WhatsApp in the past has told clients it can scoop user data from the world’s top social media, the Financial Times reported on Friday. The London paper wrote that NSO group had “told buyers its …
  • Bangladeshi caught at KIA with valid Indian passport 20 Jul 2019 04:52 Immigration officials at Kempegowda International Airport nabbed a 25-year-old man from Bangladesh who was allegedly trying to fly to Dubai in the UAE with a valid Indian passport. When caught on Tuesday, the accused, Sureshar, told officials that he had …
  • Iran’s Seizure of British Oil Tanker Ratchets Up Tensions in the Gulf 20 Jul 2019 04:47 TEHRAN – Iran’s seizure Friday of a UK-flagged oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz two weeks after Britain’s Royal Navy seized an Iranian tanker near Gibraltar threatened to aggravate tensions in the region. Having threatened more than once to respond to …
  • UAE to open visa centre in Karachi in September 20 Jul 2019 04:46 PM Imran meets his counterpart Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum at Dubai's Zabeel Palace. PHOTO COURTESY: PTI OFFICIAL KARACHI: United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ambassador Hamad Obaid Alzaabi has revealed that the UAE Consulate will open a visa centre in …
  • Pakistan, UAE have strong relations: ambassador 20 Jul 2019 03:45 Pakistan, UAE have strong relations: ambassador ISLAMABAD: The Ambassador of United Arab Emirates (UAE), Hamad Obaid Al Zaabi, has said that Pakistan and UAE have laid strong foundations of mutually beneficial relations, friendship and peaceful cooperation …
  • Iran says it seized British tanker in Strait of Hormuz and denies U.S. brought down drone 20 Jul 2019 03:43 WASHINGTON/DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Iran said it had seized a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz on Friday but denied Washington’s assertion that the U.S. Navy had downed an Iranian drone nearby this week, as tensions in the Gulf region …
  • George Nader, Witness in Mueller Probe, Hit With New Charges of Sex Trafficking 20 Jul 2019 03:38 Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast / Photo GettyGeorge Nader, who was a key witness in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, was hit with new federal charges of sex trafficking for allegedly “engaging in sexual acts” with a 14-year-old boy …
  • UAE to open Asia’s biggest visa centre in Karachi: envoy 20 Jul 2019 03:16 KARACHI: Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Hamad Obaid Alzaabi said on Friday his country would be opening a visa centre in Karachi in September which would be the biggest such facility in Asia. During his visit to the office of the Karachi …
  • Liberia: Fortescue Metals Did Not Sign MoU with Govt., Shiekh Dalmook Al Maktoum Did - Min. Nagbe Clarifies - Front Page Africa 20 Jul 2019 03:06 MONROVIA – Information Minister Lenn Eugene Nagbe has clarified to FrontPageAfrica that the Government of Liberia signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the office of Sheikh Dalmook Al Maktoum, a member of the United Arab Emirates royal family, and not …
  • Iran ‘seizes two British tankers in Gulf’ 20 Jul 2019 02:51 The British-flagged Stena Impero had been en route to Saudi Arabia, but abruptly changed course and began sailing towards the Iranian island of Qeshm, data relayed by maritime tracking services showed. The ship "went dark", meaning its …
  • Maddow revolted by child sex trafficking charges against Trump pal George Nader: ‘None of this is normal’ 20 Jul 2019 02:49 MSNBC anchor Rachel Maddow connected the dots between the President Donald Trump’s administration and George Nader, who served time for child pornography prior to Trump’s 2016 campaign and has subsequently been arrested on child sex trafficking charges. “ …
  • UAE ambassador visits PSX 20 Jul 2019 02:39 UAE ambassador visits PSX KARACHI: Ambassador of United Arab Emirates (UAE), Hamad Obaid Al Zaabi has emphasised on the need for security, stable investment policies, and ease of doing business under a single umbrella for growth of business activities …
  • Saudis Approve Hosting U.S. Troops Amid Rising Tensions With Iran 20 Jul 2019 02:38 Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has approved the hosting of U.S. troops for the first time since the Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein was toppled in 2003, as the two allies bolster cooperation amid rising tensions with Iran. "Based on mutual cooperation …
  • White House Hosts Special Olympics USA Delegation 20 Jul 2019 02:34 Group honored for representing the United States at Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 U.S. President Donald Trump holds up a jersey presented by Delina Rodrigues, Special Olympics USA powerlifter from Pennsylvania, during a meeting with members …
  • President carves unique plaque in Zim political history 20 Jul 2019 02:31 The Herald Nick Mangwana Special Correspondent Very few people doubt that Zimbabwe has been in need of radical changes in its politics, culture and institutions, touching the very nationhood of the Republic. The question one may ask is whether that change …
  • Trump's warning: Iran could 'pay a price' if British oil tanker harmed 20 Jul 2019 02:30 ITV Report 19 July 2019 at 7:46pm Video report by ITV News Washington Correspondent Robert Moore US President Donald Trump has sent a stark warning to Iran, after a British-flagged oil tanker and Liberian-registered vessel were intercepted by the Iranian …
  • Strait of Hormuz incident: Jeremy Hunt 'extremely concerned' over Iranian seizure of two oil tankers in Gulf 20 Jul 2019 01:57 Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said he is "extremely concerned" after two oil tankers were seized by Iranian authorities in the Persian Gulf.  The Stena Impero, which is registered in the UK, was seized by the Iranian Revolutionary Guard in …
  • Trump insists US downed Iranian drone, Tehran denies 20 Jul 2019 01:50 The amphibious assault ship USS Boxer downed an Iranian drone, US President Donald Trump said Thursday. AFP Photo WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump insisted on Friday that the military had downed an Iranian drone that was threatening a US naval vessel in …
  • Iran Seizes British Oil Tanker, Escalating Tensions With Western Powers 20 Jul 2019 01:40 GIUSEPPE CACACEIran’s military seized a British tanker in the Persian Gulf on Friday, further ratcheting up the tensions between Tehran and Western powers in the Persian Gulf.  Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps announced via state-run news outlets …
  • Iran seizes British tanker in Strait of Hormuz; denies Trump’s claim that drone was brought down  20 Jul 2019 01:27 DUBAI — Iran’s Revolutionary Guard seized at least one British tanker in the Strait of Hormuz on Friday, according to Iranian state media, setting up a new showdown with the West and demonstrating Tehran’s growing boldness as it seeks to challenge the …
  • Key Mueller Probe Witness Indicted On New Charges Of Sex Trafficking 20 Jul 2019 01:11 George Nader, a man who served as a key witness in special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, faces new charges of child pornography, sex trafficking and obscenity. He has pleaded not guilty, …
  • Iran Says It Has Seized a British-Flagged Oil Tanker 20 Jul 2019 01:10 Iranian forces said Friday that it had seized the ship, as another vessel, bound for Saudi Arabia, lost contact with its owners and abruptly changed course toward Iran A helicopter takes off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer …
  • Listeria Risk Results in Nationwide Hummus Recall 20 Jul 2019 00:58 Photo: Reuters Pita Pal Foods, LP of Houston, TX has issued a voluntary recall of certain hummus products made between May 30, 2019, and June 25, 2019, due to concerns over Listeria monocytogenes, which was identified at the manufacturing facility (not in …
  • Why isn't Australia in deep space? 20 Jul 2019 00:30 This weekend marks 50 years exactly since humans first walked on the Moon. It also marks Australia's small but significant role in enabling NASA to place boots on the lunar landscape - or at least to broadcast the event. Those literally otherworldly …
  • What is at stake in the Strait of Hormuz? 20 Jul 2019 00:30 Tensions between the United States, Iran and other countries are flaring again in the Strait of Hormuz. There are competing explanations for what's going on in the narrow seaway through which 21% of the world's crude oil currently passes. Most of …
  • After Yemen, the UAE’s next target could be Libya 20 Jul 2019 00:22 Last week, the United Arab Emirates confirmed its troop drawdown from Yemen, which has raised questions about what Abu Dhabi’s next target will be. “Many people asked if this is also linked to the current rise of tensions with Iran,” said a senior UAE …
  • George Nader indicted on child sex transportation charges 20 Jul 2019 00:22 A Trump associate and key witness in former special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s investigation of Russian election interference has been indicted on charges of transporting a 14-year-old boy for sexual activity. George Nader pleaded not guilty in …
  • 'Extraordinarily brazen' : Iran seizes tankers in Strait of Hormuz, raising tensions with Britain 20 Jul 2019 00:22 In this undated photo issued Friday July 19, 2019, by Stena Bulk, showing the British oil tanker Stena Impero at unknown location, which is believed to have been captured by Iran. Stena Bulk | AP Iran seized a British tanker in the Strait of Hormuz for …
  • Saudi King Approves Hosting US Troops to Enhance Regional Security 20 Jul 2019 00:20 Middle East 00:49 20.07.2019(updated 01:58 20.07.2019) Get short URL Earlier it was reported that five hundred US troops were slated to be deployed to the Prince Sultan Air Base, located to the east of the country’s capital of Riyadh, becoming …
  • IS THE WEST HOLDING AFRICA BACK? 20 Jul 2019 00:19 Saturday comment2 African countries have no excuse for their failure, reckons Stanley Ochuko Omadogho Is the surmised “exploitation” by Western countries a legitimate excuse for the economic disparity between Africa and the rest of the world? Many in …
  • Key Mueller witness George Nader hit with underage sex trafficking, child porn charges 20 Jul 2019 00:10 George Aref Nader, who was a key witness in special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation, faces new charges of transporting a minor “with intent to engage in criminal sexual activity” and child pornography. According to a newly unsealed federal …
  • Abu Dhabi ready to invest in Gambia - The Point Newspaper, Banjul, The Gambia 19 Jul 2019 23:49 President Adama Barrow has said that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) stands ready to support Gambia through exploring investment opportunities available in the country, as well as implementing various partnership agreements reached during his two days’ …
  • Zionist Regime, Bahrain FMs Hold First Public Meeting 19 Jul 2019 23:48 MANAMA (Dispatches) – Zionist Foreign Minister Israel Katz and his Bahraini counterpart Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifah have held an official meeting during a visit to the United States, the first ever public meeting of this kind between the occupying …
  • Stuck in Quagmire, Saudis Count on U.S. Rescue 19 Jul 2019 23:45 NEW YORK (Dispatches) -- From the beginning of Saudi Arabia’s intervention in Yemen, it was Prince Muhammad’s war. Prince Muhammad bin Salman, then 29 and in his third month as defense minister, was shown in official photographs surrounded by generals, …
  • George Nader, key MBZ aide, faces new child sex transportation charges 19 Jul 2019 23:38 George Nader, a Lebanese-American businessman who served as an aide to the ruler of Abu Dhabi, has been charged with transporting a 14-year-old boy to the United States for sexual activity, US news outlets reported. Nader was charged with sex trafficking …
  • Clete Willems is trading in the White House for K Street 19 Jul 2019 23:33 The timing of Clete Willems’ recent departure from the White House seemed a bit inopportune what with negotiations over trade disputes with China hitting a pivotal point. But the international economics adviser to the president says he had other …
  • British oil tanker with 23 onboard 'seized by Iran' 19 Jul 2019 23:13 Published: 20:18 Friday 19 July 2019 The Government is "urgently" investigating reports that a British oil tanker has been seized by Iranian authorities in the Persian Gulf. The Stena Impero, which is registered in the UK, was seized by the …
  • China, UAE see best bilateral relations in history: Chinese envoy 19 Jul 2019 22:58 China and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are enjoying their "best period" in history now, said a senior Chinese diplomat, Trend reports citing Xinhua. "This year marks the 35th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between …
  • Mueller Report Witness Charged With Trafficking Minor for Sex 19 Jul 2019 22:57 A key witness in former special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation has been indicted on charges of sex trafficking after allegedly having sex with a 14-year-old boy he had brought to the United States from Europe, The Daily Beast reports. The Eastern …
  • UAE Condemns Bombing near Kabul University 19 Jul 2019 22:45 (MENAFN - Saudi Press Agency) Abu Dhabi, Jul 19, 2019, SPA-- The United Arab Emirates (UAE) condemned the bombing that took place today near Kabul University, in Afghanistan, resulting in the death and injury of a number of people. In a statement issued …
  • Campbell, Collymore expose anti-Qatar 2022 campaign 19 Jul 2019 22:39 Qatar has fought several battles since the gulf state hatched the idea of hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup. The battles multiplied and got even messier after the bid was announced successful by the world football governing body, FIFA in 2010, that Qatar …
  • Iran’s Revolutionary Guard seizes British oil tankers in Gulf amid escalating tensions 19 Jul 2019 21:54 Iranian authorities seized two vessels Friday in the Strait of Hormuz, actions signaling intensifying tensions in the strategic waterway that has become a flashpoint between Tehran and the West. A British-flagged Swedish owned tanker was first seized with …
  • Study: Sugar Rules The World And Ruins Teeth 19 Jul 2019 21:52 The Candylicious store in the Dubai Mall in the United Arab Emirates. John Stanmeyer for NPR hide caption toggle caption John Stanmeyer for NPR The Candylicious store in the Dubai Mall in the United Arab Emirates. John Stanmeyer for NPR Ninety-five percent …
  • UAE says missing Panama tanker was not allowed to load, unload at its ports 19 Jul 2019 21:49 (MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) ABU DHABI, July 19 (KUNA) -- The United Arab Emirates said that in spite of being allowed to dock at its ports, the missing Panama-flagged tanker did not load or unload at UAE shores as it was over 25 years old. The UAE …
  • Trump says 'Iran is in big trouble' after it seized TWO British tankers in the Persian Gulf 19 Jul 2019 21:25 President Donald Trump said Friday that the Islamic Republicn of Iran has endangered itself by seizing a pair of British oil tankers in the Persian Gulf.  'Iran is showing their true colors,' he told reporters on the South Lawn of the White House …
  • Iran Seizes British Tanker in the Persian Gulf 19 Jul 2019 21:22 LONDON — Iran seized a British oil tanker in the Persian Gulf on Friday, the latest confrontation in three months of escalating tensions between Iran and the West. Britain’s foreign secretary, Jeremy Hunt, said that the Iranian authorities had also seized …
  • Iran's seizure of UK tanker in Gulf seen as escalation 19 Jul 2019 21:21 LONDON (AP) — Britain's foreign secretary said Iranian authorities seized two vessels Friday in the Strait of Hormuz, actions signaling intensifying tensions in the strategic waterway that has become a flashpoint between Tehran and the West. Foreign …
  • British oil tanker with 23 crew members 'seized by Iranians' after leaving the UAE 19 Jul 2019 19:35 A British oil tanker carrying 23 crew members has reportedly been seized by Iranian authorities. The Ministry of Defence are now investigating the reports after the tanker's parent company lost contact with the vessel on Friday afternoon. It has been …
  • Key Mueller Witness Indicted On Child Sex-Trafficking Charges 19 Jul 2019 17:36 George Nader, a Lebanese-American businessman who was a key witness in the special counsel’s probe, was charged earlier in July with transporting a 14-year-old European boy to the U.S. for sex, according to an indictment unsealed Friday. Nader was charged …
  • Trump campaign associate faces new child sex trafficking charges: report 19 Jul 2019 16:10 George Nader, a key witness in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, will reportedly face new federal charges of child pornography, sex trafficking and obscenity. A new indictment will be unsealed Friday in the Eastern District of Virginia, …
  • Cost of Burnley's shirt sponsorship deal with Love Bet revealed 19 Jul 2019 11:32 Burnley's new shirt sponsorship deal with Love Bet is worth £7.5million a season according to new data collated by football business website Sportingintelligence. The Clarets agreed a three-year deal with the gambling firm this summer, replacing …
  • Emirates News Agency , Gambia to promote economic and investment cooperation 18 Jul 2019 20:49 Wed 17-07-2019 10:25 AM ABU DHABI, 17th July, 2019 (WAM) -- President Adama Barrow of the Republic of Gambia has expressed his country’s interest in promoting economic and investment cooperation with the United Arab Emirates. This came during a meeting …
  • Saudi, UAE, and Bahrain Boycott Arab Gulf Cup in Qatar 18 Jul 2019 16:04 The Arab Gulf Cup Football Federation announced on Monday that the 24th edition of the Arabian Gulf Cup will be held in Qatar’s capital Doha in late 2019. In a meeting attended by representatives of Kuwait, Oman, Iraq and Yemen, the Gulf Cooperation …
  • Arab governments want to control where their citizens go on holiday 18 Jul 2019 15:52 A COUNTRY THAT draws 39m foreign tourists each year is on the brink of anarchy, if you believe the Saudi media. “Turkey is not safe for travel,” blared a recent headline in a Saudi newspaper. The kingdom’s embassy in Ankara has warned of rising petty crime …
  • Manchester United's ongoing commercial power laid bare in newly-published data 18 Jul 2019 14:45 Manchester United continue to dominate the Premier League in terms of commercial revenues, with their main shirt sponsor, US car manufacturer Chevrolet, bringing in almost £20million more a season than their nearest competitor. This is according to new …
  • Iran’s navy tows foreign oil tanker with technical failure in Arab Gulf 18 Jul 2019 00:15 Iran announced on Tuesday that its navy has towed a foreign oil tanker in the Arab Gulf into Iranian waters for repairs after experiencing technical failure, the Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesperson, Abbas Mousavi, told the Iranian Students News Agency ( …