04 Jul 2015
London: A bizarre selfie by a teenager in Saudi Arabia with the body of his dead grandfather has caused outrage on the social media. The photo taken on the boy's phone shows him pulling a cheeky face, with his tongue stuck out in a childish manner.
17 Jun 2015
Seoul: South Korea reported three more fatalities from the MERS outbreak but health authorities said they were cautiously optimistic the worst was over as the number of new cases was falling.
30 May 2015
ABU DHABI/DUBAI: An Islamist militant suicide bomber disguised as a woman blew himself up outside a Shi'ite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia on Friday, killing himself and three other people, the second attack of its kind in the world's top oil exporter in one week.
02 Jul 2015
London: A Saudi Arabian billionaire is planning to give his entire USD 32-billion (Rs 2.03 lakh crore) fortune to charity, media reported. Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, one of the richest men in the world, said he wanted to donate to groups that promote health and help with disaster relief, it said.
01 Jul 2015
New Delhi: No one can understand women, not even God and that too when you come across hundreds of female passengers while commuting in the Delhi Metro. You find several types of women who make you wonder about mysteries behind them.
29 Jun 2015
Patna: A day after the director of a private residential school in Bihar's Nalanda district was lynched by villagers, hundreds of angry protestors on Monday blocked traffic and demanded action against those involved, police said.
22 May 2015
DUBAI: A suicide bomber blew himself up at a Shi'ite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia during Friday prayers, residents said, killing and wounding several people.
02 Jul 2015
Istanbul: Turkey has restricted students from posting pictures and opinions about school life on Facebook, Twitter and other social media, local media said today. The changes, put forward by the Education Ministry, took effect after being published in the Official Gazette on July 1, Dogan news agency said.
23 May 2015
DUBAI: A suicide bomber killed 21 worshippers on Friday in a packed Shi'ite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia, residents and the health minister said, the first attack in the kingdom to be claimed by Islamic State militants.
09 May 2015
CAIRO: A Saudi-led coalition struck northern provinces of Yemen on Saturday in a third consecutive night of heavy air strikes, the Houthi rebels said, following their shelling this week of Saudi border areas.