Islam Times - Following the Islamic Revolution in Iran in 1979 and removal of the Shah regime, a military and security vacuum ensued in the country. The post-revolution chaos and division ...
Islam Times - A member of the Algerian parliament boarded a humanitarian aid flotilla headed for Gaza Strip.
Islam Times - More than 70 American intellectuals and academics have circulated an open letter, calling for targeted boycott ...
Islam Times - The announcement last week by the United States of the largest military aid package in its history – to Israel ...
Islam Times - Representatives of the Middle East Quartet gathered in New York City on Friday on the margins of the 71st ...
Islam Times - The Egyptian foreign minister says his country’s attitude toward the ongoing deadly conflict in Syria differs ...
Islam Times - An Egyptian court has upheld an earlier decision to freeze the assets of five prominent human rights defenders ...
Islam Times - Ahmed Karima, scholar of Islamic law at al-Azhar University, in an exclusive interview with Alwaght news and ...
Islam Times - Egyptian authorities Saturday opened the Rafah crossing between the besieged Gaza Strip and Egypt for travelers ...
Islam Times - The Indian forces have arrested more than 6,000 Kashmiris in a bid to stop the six weeks of protests in the region.
Islam Times - A visit to China by the special envoy of recently-elected Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who is tasked with improving ties with Beijing, has been called off until “the proper time.”
Islam Times - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has accused Pakistan of “exporting terrorism” in response to an attack on an army base that New Delhi blames on Pakistani militants.
Islam Times - North Korea says the sole way to defend itself against the US is “going nuclear,” two weeks after the country conducted its fifth nuclear blast in the face of crippling sanctions.
Islam Times - Some 14,000 Saudi women have signed a petition demanding an end to male guardianship laws that restrict their freedom.
Islam Times - The Saudi Arabian relations with Russia over the past years have been described as complex, multilayered, and shifty. In these relations on the one hand there are factors that can pave the way for boost of the two countries' ties and on the other hand there are others ...
Islam Times - THE UK has recently announced an extra 37 million pounds in aid to Yemen, taking the total to 100 million pounds for the year.
Islam Times - Saudi Arabia has announced a series of cutbacks in its public bonuses and salaries of ministers as the kingdom struggles to cope with financial woes such as slumping oil prices and rising military expenditures.
Islam Times - The head of the Lebanese resistance movement of Hezbollah says he considers the radical ideology of Wahhabism to be even more pernicious than the Israeli regime.
Islam Times - The head of the Lebanese (al-Mostaghbal) Future Movement, Saad Hariri, accepted the installation of Michel Aoun as the president, an informed sources told the Saudi Akaz newspaper.
Islam Times - Hezbollah deputy head Sheikh Naim Qassem has hailed recent victories by the Syrian government and its allies against Daesh, saying that there is no place for the Takfiri group in the Middle East.
Islam Times - The Hague-based Special Tribunal for Lebanon fined pro-Hezbollah newspaper al-Akhbar 26,000 euros on Monday for knowingly and wilfully interfering with the administration of justice.
Islam Times - Following the Islamic Revolution in Iran in 1979 and removal of the Shah regime, a military and security vacuum ensued in the country. The post-revolution chaos and division in Iran tempted Saddam Hussein, the former dictator of Iraq under Ba’athist regime, to seize ...
Islam Times - A high-ranking Iranian military commander says the Islamic Republic plans to deploy a domestically-designed and -manufactured missile system in the central part of the country to improve its air defense power.
Islam Times - Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani has criticized the United States for bombing a Syrian military air base in the eastern province of Dayr al-Zawr, stating that the attack provided ample proof that Washington is taking sides with the terrorist groups.
Islam Times - The world is deeply worried about the weapons present in the armories of nuclear countries as they are capable of totally destroying human civilization, says an Iranian official.
Islam Times - The US army uses the indiscriminate white phosphorous bombs in Iraq, capable of causing horrific injuries to civilians.
Islam Times - The Iraqi prime minister has renewed the call for Turkish troops deployed in the country since last year to withdraw as they complicate the battle to retake the northern Daesh stronghold of Mosul.
Islam Times - Daesh Takfiri terrorists have launched a chemical attack against an air base in northern Iraq, US officials say.
Islam Times - The fourth Iraqi provincial and parliamentary elections will be held respectively in early 2017 and 2018. Since approval of new Iraqi constitution in 2005 up to now three parliamentary elections were held in 2006, 2010, and 2014. And during this time three rounds of ...
Islam Times - Turkey has dismissed 87 staff members of the country’s spy agency in its latest instance of purging government employees deemed linked to the failed July 15 coup.
Islam Times - The current problems between Iraq and Turkey have their own historical roots. The 2003 US invasion of Iraq has created special conditions for longstanding Iraq-Turkey problems.
Islam Times - The leader of Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) says he is looking forward to meeting with the heads of the main opposition groups to discuss changes in the constitution.
Islam Times - Ankara continues its crackdown on teachers despite a huge shortage in the educating staff after firing and suspending thousands of them.
Islam Times - The Indian analysts and experts believe that once a war sparks between India and Pakistan, New Delhi and Islamabad cannot fight more than 18 days.
Islam Times - The Indian Home Affairs Minister blamed Pakistan for supporting the deadly attack by the armed rebels on one of his army posts in Kashmir.
Islam Times - Over two dozen Pakistani people have been killed and 30 injured after a suicide bomber blew himself up in the veranda of the mosque during Friday prayers.
Islam Times - In the beginning of 2013 and towards the end of 2014, Tahir ul-Qadri led the anti-government protests. He stated that by these starting protests, he was aiming to carry out a revolution in Pakistan. After a few months of sit-ins and marches, in September of 2014 he ...
Islam Times - The Afghan Vice President Sarwar Danesh said the recent attacks in Kabul by the Taliban group and the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group were organized from inside Pakistan.
Islam Times - Sources close to Hezb-e-Islami led by Gulbuddin Hekmatyar have said the party is close to a final declaration on peace deal with the Afghan government.
Islam Times - Ever since President Ashraf Ghani has assumed office about two years ago, Afghan-Pak relations have witnessed many ups and downs.
Islam Times - We have become so accustomed to war we don’t even bother to discuss it anymore. The war in Afghanistan has dragged on for almost 15 years, and it is no longer mentioned or discussed on corporate news.
Islam Times - Yemeni ruling council has offered amnesty to all Saudi-backed militants if they put down their weapons.
Islam Times - The Saudi war against Yemen has cost the lives of 180 civilians during August, the UN Human Rights Commissioner said on Friday.
Islam Times - Yemeni armed forces have shot down a Saudi unmanned aerial vehicle on an espionage mission in the country’s airspace, media reports say.
Islam Times - Now that all of the political and military trump cards have ended on the ground, it appears that the Saudi war on Yemen is taking an economic face.
Islam Times - Qatar’s emir recently telephoned the Iranian president in what has been interpreted as an attempt by the Persian Gulf State to reduce tensions between the Islamic Republic and Saudi Arabia.
Islam Times - The United States is poised to sell $7 billion worth of Boeing Co fighter jets to Qatar and Kuwait after years of delays, and it may start notifying U.S. lawmakers as early as next week, four U.S.- and Gulf-based sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
Islam Times - The local Kuwaiti Al-Rai newspaper reported from White House sources that it is likely that the Congress will reverse its disapproval of the US fighter jet sales to Kuwait, Qatar and Bahrain before President Barack Obama's second term comes to an end on January 17, ...
Islam Times - Two Afghan fighters who were held captive by Takfiri terrorists in Syria for more than a year disclosed new information about the presence of Saudi and Qatari reporters in militant-held areas in the Arab country to produce documentaries for the terrorists.
Islam Times - Jordan opens its parliamentary elections on Tuesday as the opposition Islamic Action Front (IAF) is rejoining competitions after almost a decade.
Islam Times - King Abdullah II of Jordan made a statement Monday regarding recent Israeli violations at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in occupied East Jerusalem, saying that Israeli raids of the Muslim holy compound were “an attempt to impose a new reality, Judaize the identity of ...
Islam Times - Jordan's state TV reported that the car bomb targeted border guards in the Rukban refugee camp on the Syrian border.
Islam Times - Five Jordanian intelligence agents were killed in an attack on their office in a Palestinian refugee camp north of the capital Amman on Monday, government spokesman Mohammed Momani said.
Islam Times - The Chinese and Russian navies have conducted new joint maritime operations as part of the eight-day exercises that kicked off earlier in the disputed South China Sea.
Islam Times - Russia and China have commenced the active phase of their joint eight-day naval drills in the disputed South China Sea amid tensions with the US, which is expanding its military presence in the region.
Islam Times - China and Russia have launched eight-day joint naval wargames in the disputed South China Sea amid tensions with the US which is expanding its military presence in the region.
Islam Times - China’s president has called for an “appropriate” handling of disputes with the UK amid diplomatic tensions between the two sides over the new British premier’s decision to postpone a Beijing-backed nuclear power plant project.
Islam Times - The Australian Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed its interest in the human rights situation in Bahrain and its wish that Bahrain maintain its commitment to achieving concrete political reform based on respect for the legitimate rights and aspirations of all its ...
Islam Times - Two years in the making, John Pilger’s controversial new film Utopia reveals a shocking national secret behind the postcard image of the “lucky country”
Islam Times - Sexual abuse and misconduct against refugee children and women are pervasive at an Australian detention facility.
Islam Times - Australia’s Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has declared victory in general elections despite ongoing vote counting.
Islam Times - Gabonese opposition leader Jean Ping has vowed not to abandon his pursuit of presidency soon after the Constitutional Court upheld the narrow victory of incumbent President Ali Bongo in last month’s presidential election and dismissed Ping’s appeal.
Islam Times - Nigerian police have attacked on Thursday minority Shiite Muslims who took to streets of Abuja, capital city of Nigeria, demanding the release of their leader, Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky.
Islam Times - Moroocco has made an official request to join the African Union (AU) again more than four decades after leaving the pan-African bloc in protest at Western Sahara’s membership.
Islam Times - Regarding increased ISIS’ defeats in Syria and Iraq and the fact that in the not too distant future bases of the terrorist group are going to be in their most vulnerable position since 2014, a question arises that has ISIS any plan to relocate into another place in ...
Islam Times - Western powers have called on forces loyal to Libya’s powerful general, Khalifa Haftar, to leave the oil ports they have seized from the country’s UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA).
Islam Times - Forces loyal to Libya's Government of National Accord said Monday they had seized a new sector near the ISIL Takfiri group's command center in Sirte.
Islam Times - The US air strikes on Libya this week mark a major escalation of American overseas military operations.
Islam Times - Forces loyal to the Libyan unity government are preparing to launch a final offensive against the Daesh Takfiri terrorists to fully recapture the coastal city of Sirte.
Islam Times - Tunisia has extended for another month a nationwide state of emergency imposed across the North African country following a deadly bomb attack in November last year.
Islam Times - Tunisian Foreign Minister Khamis Al-Jheinawi said on Sunday that his country's representative to the Arab League meeting told the conferees that Tunisia opposes the AL statement regarding Hezbollah.
Islam Times - Tunisia’s president says his country is at war after "unprecedented" attacks by Takfiri militants and ensuing clashes leave at least 53 people dead near the Libyan border.
Islam Times - The leader of En-Nahda Islamic movement in Tunisia Rached Ghannouchi asserted on Saturday that it is impossible to label Hezbollah as a terrorist group because of the his historic achievements in liberating Lebanon and protecting it from the Zionist aggressions.