BBC News - Middle East26.3.2019 16:12
Kurdish authorities in northern Syria say they are overwhelmed with thousands of detained jihadists.26.3.2019 23:32
The missile strike left staff and children dead at the medical facility, says Save the Children.26.3.2019 10:39
The painting, Buste de Femme (Dora Maar), was stolen from a Saudi sheikh's yacht in 1922.214.171.1249 17:45
Algeria army chief calls for President Bouteflika to be declared unfit to rule after weeks of unrest.26.3.2019 12:27
Israel blamed the militant group Hamas after seven Israelis were injured in a rocket attack.26.3.2019 09:36
The ride-sharing firm expands into the Middle East with the acquisition of a Dubai-based rival.25.3.2019 19:22
The US leader signs a presidential declaration with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at his side.
At least 24 people were killed after days of torrential rain caused rivers to overflow in various parts of the country, local news media reported.26.3.2019 23:03
If Israel takes territory “in a defensive war, then it’s ours,” Prime Minister Netanyahu said, a precedent that could apply to the West Bank. Legal experts disagreed.25.3.2019 23:46
Israel’s military said it fired at Hamas targets hours after a rocket from Gaza hit a house about 20 miles north of Tel Aviv. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu blamed Hamas for the attack and vowed to respond forcefully.25.3.2019 15:04
Dubai’s government denied a claim by R. Kelly that the singer had planned concerts in the sheikhdom after he had sought permission from a judge to travel.26.3.2019 05:54
The president’s decision was a valuable political gift to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a few weeks before he faces voters in Israel in a closely fought election.26.3.2019 23:10
The number of female solo travelers has skyrocketed, but amid Instagram-worthy escapades are tales of violence and death, raising questions about how the world is greeting women who travel alone.26.3.2019 00:12
Israel and Hamas exchanged fire after a rocket struck near Tel Aviv. The battle created a political crisis for Israel’s prime minister but no deaths were reported.
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Explosions rang out in the Gaza strip after Israel's military struck Hamas targets in retaliation for a rocket fired from Gaza. Prime Minister Netanyahu cut short a Washington trip and returned home.
Will the entire special counsel report be made public? Israel's military strikes Hamas targets following a rocket fired from Gaza. And, 3 recent apparent suicides follow mass shootings at schools.
President Trump said the move, reversing decades of U.S. policy in the Middle East and drawing sharp international criticism, was "a long time in the making."
(Image credit: Susan Walsh/AP)
ISIS lost its last hold in Syria over the weekend. The Trump administration calls this a critical milestone in the effort to defeat the extremist group but says ISIS remains a threat in the region.
A rocket launched from Gaza toward central Israel injured seven people and prompted Israel's prime minister to cut short a trip to Washington, D.C. Before leaving, he met with President Trump.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vows to "respond forcefully" to a Gaza rocket attack. He's cutting his U.S. trip short to return to Israel after Monday's meeting with President Trump.
As U.S.-backed forces fought in recent weeks to reclaim the last territory held by ISIS in Syria, photographer Felipe Dana turned his lens on the thousands of civilians rushing to evacuate.
(Image credit: Felipe Dana/AP)
Middle East News. TOI brings the latest Middle East news headlines, breaking Middle East news and Live Updates. Catch all the Top Latest and Daily news updates from Dubai, UAE, Bahrain and other Arab countries on politics, current affairs, education news at The Times of India.26.3.2019 17:00
<a href="https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/middle-east/irans-president-urges-regional-unity-after-us-move-on-golan-heights/articleshow/68585073.cms"><img border="0" hspace="10" align="left" style="margin-top:3px;margin-right:5px;" src="https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/photo/68585073.cms" /></a>26.3.2019 14:17
<a href="https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/middle-east/is-attack-on-us-backed-fighters-kills-7-in-northern-syria/articleshow/68582522.cms"><img border="0" hspace="10" align="left" style="margin-top:3px;margin-right:5px;" src="https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/photo/68582522.cms" /></a>26.3.2019 12:53
<a href="https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/middle-east/death-toll-in-unprecedented-iran-floods-rises-to-21/articleshow/68580559.cms"><img border="0" hspace="10" align="left" style="margin-top:3px;margin-right:5px;" src="https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/photo/68580559.cms" /></a>26.3.2019 09:31
<a href="https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/middle-east/attack-on-us-backed-syrian-fighters-kills-seven-in-northern-town/articleshow/68576940.cms"><img border="0" hspace="10" align="left" style="margin-top:3px;margin-right:5px;" src="https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/photo/68576940.cms" /></a>26.3.2019 09:19
<a href="https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/middle-east/no-halt-to-gaza-flare-up-despite-ceasefire/articleshow/68577005.cms"><img border="0" hspace="10" align="left" style="margin-top:3px;margin-right:5px;" src="https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/photo/68577005.cms" /></a>Israel struck around 15 fresh targets including what the army said were a Hamas military compound and an Islamic Jihad position, adding in a statement that it would "increase its operational activity as necessary".26.3.2019 08:04
<a href="https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/middle-east/tense-calm-in-gaza-after-israel-hamas-exchange-heavy-fire/articleshow/68575591.cms"><img border="0" hspace="10" align="left" style="margin-top:3px;margin-right:5px;" src="https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/photo/68575591.cms" /></a>The cross-border fighting was triggered by a surprise rocket fired early Monday from Gaza that slammed into a house in central Israel and wounded seven people. Gaza's Hamas rulers announced later in the day that Egyptian mediators had brokered a cease-fire but the firing continued.26.3.2019 07:52
<a href="https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/middle-east/saudi-arabia-rejects-and-condemns-us-golan-move/articleshow/68574930.cms"><img border="0" hspace="10" align="left" style="margin-top:3px;margin-right:5px;" src="https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/photo/68574930.cms" /></a>"Saudi Arabia expresses its firm rejection and condemnation of the US administration's declaration that it recognises Israel's sovereignty over the occupied Syrian Golan Heights," read a statement published by the Saudi state news agency. The powerful kingdom is a key Arab ally of the US, with ties steadily warming since Trump's 2017 inauguration.
Global perspective, human stories26.3.2019 18:02
Against a backdrop of rising tensions in Israel and Palestine, the UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East, painted a bleak picture once again in the Security Council on Tuesday, cataloguing further terrorist acts, attacks against civilians, reprisals against demonstrators, unlawful demolitions and settlement expansions, and a funding crisis which could have dramatic consequences for the stability of an already volatile region.25.3.2019 21:21
The UN Secretary-General said he was “gravely concerned” by the firing of a rocket from Gaza deep into Israel on Monday which reportedly injured seven people, including three children, north of the capital Tel Aviv.22.3.2019 23:44
Fundamentally linked to human development, gender justice requires ending inequality and redressing existing disparities between women and men, according to a high-level United Nations forum on the situation in Arab States.22.3.2019 16:15
As many Iraqis across the country celebrated Norwuz, the first day of spring, a passenger ferry in the Tigris River capsized on Thursday, prompting Secretary-General António Guterres to offer the United Nations’ support “as needed”.18.3.2019 20:40
Human Rights Council-appointed investigators urged Israel on Monday to revise its military rules of engagement, shortly before the one-year anniversary of the start of mass demonstrations at the country’s border fence with Gaza, that have left hundreds of Palestinians dead and thousands more injured.17.3.2019 18:16
The UN’s Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process has strongly condemned the violent response by security forces in the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip during the past three days, towards Palestinian protests over the deteriorating economic situation there.16.3.2019 13:05
Governments across the world have a “moral obligation” to help Syrians “unite around a vision for their common future”, finally bringing an end to eight years of brutal conflict, said the UN Secretary-General on Friday.
Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah Tuesday joined a wide array of Lebanese officials in condemning U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision27.3.2019 00:21
Director-General of Personal Status Elias Khoury issued a circular Tuesday calling for the complete exclusion of the term illegitimate child from personal status records.27.3.2019 00:20
Parliament’s Finance and Budget Committee has found government hospitals hired over 450 people in violation of a public sector hiring freeze that took effect in August 201727.3.2019 00:20
This past Saturday, a close-knit group of men who work and live at the Mediane diaper factory in Zahle kicked back27.3.2019 00:20
The lawyer of Rebecca Dykes’ accused killer failed to appear at a hearing on March 2127.3.2019 00:19
President Michel Aoun Tuesday wrapped up a two-day visit to Moscow during which he agreed with Russian President Vladimir Putin to expand bilateral relations.27.3.2019 00:19
Following the arrival of more barricades around the Mieh Mieh Palestinian refugee camp
Forward Feed26.3.2019 23:00
Last week, in a sea change for the world of art philanthropy, three major museums decided to reject donations from the Sackler family.26.3.2019 18:13
The outbreak began in the early fall, with public health officials tying it to an ongoing measles outbreak in Israel.26.3.2019 17:40
“I have been truthful and consistent on every single level since day one,” Smollett said.26.3.2019 16:20
“Anti-Semitism has no place in the Congress of United States of America,” hey said.26.3.2019 16:07
The memorial in Montgomery is evocative of Berlin’s Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe.26.3.2019 16:00
At the same time the Brontë sisters found they could only publish under male pseudonyms, Grace Aguilar wrote bestsellers under her own name.26.3.2019 15:35
“Mo Brooks didn’t compare the Dems and the media today to Hitler… He is taking Hitler’s POV and compared them to the Jews.”