07 Aug 2011
The Arab League on Sunday called on the Syrian authorities to "immediately" stop the violence that has rocked the country since mid-March, in the pan-Arab body's first official statement on the unrest.
16 Jan 2014
Tehran: Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali-Akbar Salehi proposed the formation of a nuclear cooperation organization to alleviate concerns of Gulf littoral states, media reported on Wednesday.
08 Apr 2014
Washington: United States has refused to comment on the BJP’s election manifesto, which promises to revise India’s nuclear doctrine if voted to power after the Lok Sabha polls.
05 Dec 2011
Syria has "responded positively" to an Arab League proposal designed to end months of deadly unrest, paving the way for its signature, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Jihad Makdesi said on Monday.
11 Feb 2013
Syrian rebels launched fierce assaults on government troops in several parts of the country, as a UN envoy urged the leader of the opposition to seek dialogue with the Damascus regime.
06 Nov 2013
Riyadh: India has launched fresh efforts to help those who could not avail a seven-month amnesty for illegal foreign workers in Saudi Arabia, whose new labour law has resulted in nearly 1.35 lakh Indians leaving the Kingdom.
17 Feb 2012
India was among 137 members of the U.N. General Assembly that voted on Friday to approve a resolution, which “strongly” condemns all violence and human rights violations in Syria and supports Arab League efforts to resolve the nearly year long crisis in the country.
27 Feb 2014
Washington: US Secretary of State John Kerry has denied that Washington was behind a wave of protests in Venezuela, adding that tensions between the two countries have lasted too long.
27 Feb 2014
Washington: United States is considering a range of options on financial assistance to Ukraine, but no decision has been made yet, a State Department spokesperson has said.
29 Nov 2013
Tehran: Iran's landmark nuclear deal is ‘a great opportunity’ for expanding strained ties between Tehran and the United Arab Emirates, President Hassan Rouhani said on Friday.