16 Feb 2015
CAIRO: Egypt air force bombed Islamic State targets inside Libya on Monday, a day after the group released a video appearing to show the beheading of 21 Egyptians there.
27 Jan 2015
TRIPOLI: Atleast eight people, including five foreigners, were killed when gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in the Libyan capital Tripoli on Tuesday, a local security official said.
22 Apr 2015
Washington: President Barack Obama said on Tuesday the US government had sent "very direct messages" to Iran warning it not to send weapons to Yemen that could be used to threaten shipping traffic in the region.
01 Apr 2015
United Nations: At least 62 children have been killed and 30 injured in Yemen over the past week as fighting has escalated, the United Nations children's agency UNICEF has said.
31 Mar 2015
Kuwait: The United States pledged USD 507 million and Kuwait promised USD 500 million towards easing Syria's humanitarian crisis at an international summit in the Kuwaiti capital on Tuesday.
16 Apr 2015
New Delhi: AAP took a step further in removing rebel leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav from the party and referred their case to its disciplinary committee, a day after the dissidents organised 'Swaraj Samvad' convention.
18 Apr 2015
United Nations: Iran has presented a four-point peace plan for Yemen to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, calling for international action to end the "senseless" Saudi-led air campaign on Huthi rebels.
17 Apr 2015
Chandigarh: With sugar mills facing losses due to lower prices, the Punjab government has asked the Centre to cut excise duty to help millers come out of crisis.
04 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The AAP National Executive is meeting here on Wednesday to decide on the fate of its two senior leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav even as attempts are being made for reconciliation of both the camps.
19 Feb 2015
United Nations: Libya and Egypt asked the United Nations Security Council on Wednesday to lift an arms embargo on Libya, impose a naval blockade on areas not under government control and help build the country's army to tackle Islamic State and other militants.