US President Donald Trump’s visit to Italy began in Rome on Tuesday amidst tight security and protests.
International week against enforced disappearances observed in Pakistan
A new analysis of the electorate data reveals that black and minority ethnic voters in the UK have the power to seriously influence the upcoming general elections.
Palestinians in the Gaza Strip are preparing for the holy month of Ramadan. The territory is suffering from various economic hardships caused by Israel’s 10-year siege.
Iran’s 12th presidential election and the 5th city and village council elections were held concurrently on May 19th.
Palestinians have held a rally in the besieged Gaza Strip, condemning US president’s visit to the region.
In a joint press conference with his Palestinian counterpart in the West Bank, US President Donald Trump has called for more efforts to establish peace in the region.
The corruption trial of former South Korean President Park Geun-hye began Tuesday in Seoul.
A political commentator says the Manama regime has got the green light from the United States to repress the Bahraini opposition.
A political expert says Saudi Arabia is responsible for storming the residence of Sheikh Isa Qassim, the spiritual leader of Bahrain’s Shia majority.
Catalonia’s President Carles Puigdemont has laid out his government's plan to hold a referendum on independence from Spain this year.
Iranian president Hassan Rouhani has held his first press conference since securing another term in office by winning the May 19 presidential election.
The support for Palestinian prisoners on hunger-strike in Israeli jails continues to gain momentum in Gaza where a general strike was observed on Monday.
Foreign investors have lost their appetite for Turkey and its housing market.
Pakistan’s Supreme Court has expressed its satisfaction with the progress of an investigation into Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family’s allegations of corruption.
Police have clashed with members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria while they were peacefully protesting to demand the release of their jailed leader.
Palestinians in the West Bank and Jerusalem al-Quds have gone on a general strike in a show of support for hanger striking prisoners in Israeli jails.
Saudi King Salman and the US president Donald Trump’s allegation against Iran during the Arab-Islamic-American Summit in Riyadh.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in remains steadfast in his approach to engage with North Korea, despite the policy of pressure and sanctions pursued by the US.
An analyst says Trump's speech in Riyadh was very disturbing because the agenda of the US, Saudi Arabia and the Persian Gulf states is to foster terrorism.
For the 3rd consecutive year, Palestinians in the Gaza Strip have been denied their right to perform the minor Hajj or Umrah in Saudi Arabia.
A political analyst says the US president is promoting a policy of isolating Iran, which is in clear violation of a nuclear deal between Iran and the P5 +1.
A political commentator says the mass protest action by Palestinian prisoners is successfully drawing international attention to the plight of the oppressed nation as a whole.
A former American diplomat says the US administration adopts its policy towards Saudi Arabia based on what interest groups are dictating.
Chelsea celebrated their title of the English Premier League and captain John Terry's last game at Stamford Bridge by thrashing Sunderland 5-1.
Real Madrid won their 33rd La Liga title by defeating Malaga 2-0 on the final day of the season on Sunday.
Homs is now under full control of the Syrian army after the last batch of militants left the city.
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been elected by the AKP as party leader in a congress held in the Turkish capital Ankara.
Iraqi lawmakers have condemned a Bahraini court’s ruling on Sheikh Isa Qassim.
A coalition of Palestinian factions has called for a day of rage concurrent with a scheduled visit by US President Donald Trump to the West Bank.
Indian-controlled Kashmir has observed a shutdown to mark the death anniversary of 2 of its pro-independence leaders.
An analyst says the verdict against Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim is a mockery of justice and yet another criminal act by the dictatorial regime in Bahrain.
Real Madrid have held a training session ahead of their last La Liga match of the season at Malaga.
Bayern Munich bid farewell to the retiring Philipp Lahm and Xabi Alonso in spectacular style as part of their Bundesliga title celebrations on Saturday.
A floating clinic with specialists of various medical disciplines on board , brings medical care to isolated communities of northern Siberia.
The high voter turnout showed that despite all problems, Iranian people do not want any foreign interference in their domestic affairs, a political analyst says.
The 82 Chibok schoolgirls recently freed from Boko Haram captivity in Nigeria have met their parents for the first time in three years.
Yemeni protesters have poured into the streets of the capital Sana'a to denounce the US and Saudi Arabia over two years of death and destruction brought on their war-ravaged country.
The last batch of foreign-backed militants in Waer quarter of Homs has started leaving the Syrian city as part of an evacuation deal with the government.
An expert says the meddling of the US in Venezuela affairs is open and shameless.
An activist says President Hassan Rouhani’s victory in the election belongs to the whole Iranian nation.
Ott Tanak has moved into the lead of the rally of Portugal after a dramatic end of the first full day.
Following a three-decade wait, the Indian Army has received two ultra-light artillery guns from the US.
The latest round of Syria peace talks comes to an end in Geneva with little progress. The talks were overshadowed by the US military strike in the country.
The Greek parliament has approved a new round of austerity cuts which have been demanded by the country's international creditors.
People in the Belgian capital have staged a large anti-austerity protest and called for more social justice and equality in the European Union.
The economic situation in the Gaza Strip keeps worsening due to the Israeli blockade.
An analyst says the Iranian people are the real winners of the elections because the big voter turnout has created a positive image for Iran in the eyes of the world.
An analyst says the process of democracy in Iran is a mutually respectful and informative one, whereas in the United States it is one of distraction.
An analyst says the participation of millions of voters in Iran's elections inside and abroad shows the collective will of Iranians to shape their own political destiny.
An analyst says Iran's presidential election is extremely important because it is a sign of regional stability and transparency and most importantly it will impact a broader region and in a way global geopolitical affairs.
A political expert says the high turnout in Iran’s presidential election shows the country is enjoying “perfect democracy.”
A former American diplomat says deep state elements within the US establishment are trying hard to prevent President Donald Trump from improving ties with Russia.
Delegates from the Syrian government and foreign-backed opposition discuss constitutional technicalities for a political transition during the peace talks in Geneva.
UK Prime Minister Theresa May has outlined her party's plan for Britain should she win the June 8 general elections.
A controversial plan to establish an EU military headquarters in Brussels has been approved by the bloc's foreign and defense ministers.
Air raids by Saudi fighter jets have killed dozens of civilians in Yemen’s southwestern province of Tai’zz.
The International Committee of the Red Cross has warned of a looming humanitarian crisis due to prolonged power outages in the Gaza Strip.
LeBron James scored 38 points, as the Cleveland Cavaliers registered a 117-104 victory over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night in Game 1 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals.
Real Madrid thrashed Celta Vigo 4-1 on Wednesday night to move just one point away from winning the La Liga title.
Some 800 members of Israel’s ruling Likud party have signed a petition, calling for annexing the West Bank.
A political expert says the European powers, as signatories to the nuclear deal between Iran and the P5+1 group, are doing nothing to prevent the US from violating the agreement.
An analyst says the lack of transparent policy by the European Union on the refugee crisis is mainly harming children.
A pro-Palestine activist believes the Israeli forces attack Palestinians protesters in order to repress them more and to hide what is going on in Palestine.
The European Parliament has approved a regulation introducing a visa-free regime for Ukrainians.
France's Emmanuel Macron has announced his government, with nearly all of his new ministers fresh political faces.
Turkish parliament has elected seven members of a reshaped judicial authority a month after a controversial constitutional referendum that brought more powers for the president.
An analyst says US arms sales to the Manama regime is contrary to the core principles of human rights and reveals Washington's hypocrisy.
Labor unions in Greece have staged a nationwide strike bringing the country to a standstill.
Ugandan soldiers, deployed to Central African Republic to hunt a notorious warlord, have been accused of sexually abusing over a dozen women and three girls over the past 2 years.
On the final day of campaigning for the upcoming presidential as well as city and village council elections people in the capital Tehran and other major cities took to the streets voicing their support for their favorite candidates.
The increasing number of cholera cases in Yemen has put the country's poor health sector under extra pressure.
The Gaza Strip cannot provide for the basic needs of its residents under a decade-long Israeli blockade.
Iraq's Popular Mobilization Units are pressing ahead with operations to dislodge Daesh Takfiri terrorists northwest of Iraq.
Italian Open where world no.4 Rafael Nadal has advanced to the 3rd round after his fellow Spaniard Nicolas Almagro was forced to quit with a left-knee injury.
A political expert says the United States and Britain want Saudi Arabia to continue the war on Yemen to sell more arms to Riyadh.
An activist says Iranian politicians have polarized opinions but they always maintain decorum and dignity.
The Golden State Warriors have registered a commanding 136-100 win over the San Antonio Spurs Tuesday night at Oracle Arena to seize a 2-0 Western Conference Finals lead.
Manchester City moved up to third in the Premier League with a comfortable 3-1 win over West Bromwich at the Etihad Stadium.
An analyst attributes violence in the Central African Republic to the West’s divide and rule policy rather than sectarian disputes.
People in Pakistan’s port city of Karachi have held a rally in solidarity with Palestinians.
An analyst says what is being concealed in the controversial report on Trump's intelligence disclosure to Russia is Israel’s ties with the terrorists in the Middle East.
Mafia clans have been running refugee reception centres in Italy for over a decade making millions of euros.
After 3 months of heavy battles in al-Qaboun district in Syria’s capital Damascus, the army is now in full control of the district.
The European Commission threatens legal action against Hungary, Poland, Austria and the Czech Republic over their failure to comply with an agreed refugee relocation policy.
International aid organizations have urged Saudi Arabia to lift its aerial and naval blockade on Yemen.
The UK has plummeted from 11th to 156th in a global ranking on children’s rights.
Friday will be a decisive day in Iran when people go to polls to choose their next president.
Palestinians in the Gaza Strip have held a funeral procession for fisherman Mohammad Baker who was killed on Monday by the Israeli navy off the coast of Gaza.
The Boston Celtics defeated the Washington Wizards 115-105 in Game 7 to advance to Eastern Conference finals.
A 101-year-old D-Day veteran has become the oldest person in the world to skydive.