21 Apr 2015
Cairo: Ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi was on Tuesday sentenced to 20 years in jail by an Egyptian court over the killing of protesters while he was in power, the first ruling against the country's first elected leader.
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.
11 Apr 2015
CAIRO: An Egyptian court sentenced Mohamed Badie, leader of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, and 13 other senior members of the group to death for inciting chaos and violence, and gave a life term to a U.S.-Egyptian citizen for ties to the Brotherhood.
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.
23 Mar 2015
Nagapattinam: Thousands of devotees from across India and from Myanmar, Sri Lanka and the Gulf countries have arrived at Nagore, the famous Muslim pilgrim centre in this district, for the 14-day annual 'Kandoori festival.'
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.
03 Jan 2015
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee and Vice President Hamid Ansari on Saturday greeted people on the eve of Prophet Mohammad's birthday Milad-un-Nabi.
27 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's proposed visit to Maldives on March 15 is under shadow due to troubled situation in the island nation after the arrest of former President Mohamed Nasheed earlier this week.
23 Feb 2015
New Delhi: India on Monday said it was concerned over recent developments in the Maldives, including the "arrest and manhandling" of former President Mohamed Nasheed, and asked all the involved to resolve their differences within the constitutional framework.
14 Mar 2015
New Delhi: India on Saturday voiced 'deep concern' over the developments in the Maldives, a day after former president Mohamed Nasheed was sentenced to 13-year imprisonment by a criminal court of that country under anti-terror laws.