17 Nov 2015
Brussels: The brother of wanted Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam said yesterday that he did not know where he was, adding that his sibling was a 'normal lad'.
21 Oct 2015
Houston: A Muslim teenager arrested in the US for bringing to school a homemade clock that was mistaken for a bomb is moving to Qatar for studies, his family has said, a day after he met President Barack Obama.
20 Oct 2015
Washington: The Muslim teenager who was detained when his teacher mistook his homemade clock for a bomb has visited the White House, after a receiving a very public invite from President Barack Obama.
15 Sep 2015
Cairo: Egyptian security forces killed 12 people, including Mexican tourists, and injured 10 others when they mistakenly targeted their convoy while chasing terrorists in Egypt's Western Desert.
18 Sep 2012
An Egyptian court has sentenced a Coptic Christian school teacher to six years in jail for posting cartoons on Facebook deemed offensive to Islam and for insulting President Mohamed Morsi and his family.
09 Sep 2015
Cairo: At least 29 militants were killed in raids carried out in Egypt's North Sinai governorate, the army said yesterday.
24 Feb 2015
Male: The Maldives government on Tuesday defended the arrest of Mohamed Nasheed on terrorism charges and accused the former president of performing "stunts" to grab global attention after India and the US voiced concern over his detention.
18 Aug 2015
Abu Dhabi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today thanked the UAE government for deciding to allot a plot of land for building a temple , the first in the Emirate capital, describing it a 'great step'.
17 Aug 2015
Abu Dhabi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held talks with Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, on key issues of security and trade even as the two sides looked at elevating the ties to the strategic level.
14 Mar 2015
Male/Colombo: Former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed was sentenced to 13 years in prison on Friday after being found guilty of terrorism for ordering the arrest of a judge when he was in power in 2012.