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Iran denies accusations of aiding Taliban in Afghanistan

‘Ramadan of Aleppo more beautiful’ event revitalizes old city

Palestinians in Jerusalem reject Ramadan meals provided by UAE

Deadly heatwave: At least 65 dead from heatstroke in Karachi

The spineless Arab world

How did Imam Khamenei predict the failure of JCPOA?

Are religious parties going to reign in Pakistan in 2018 polls?

Shia Friday prayer leader asks PML-N to desist from anti-Army Narrative

Parting ways with Govt: Opportunist Fazal-Ur-Rehman jumps out of sinking PML-N ship

Dirty politics: Is Nawaz putting country's security in danger?

Iran rejects report about proposal for new agreement with major powers

UK royal wedding just another public deception: Academic

Turkish intelligence receives information about an attempt to assassinate Erdogan

The New ‘Axis of Evil’ Forms Up Against Iran

Is Nawaz Sharif campaigning for his downfall?

Trump’s sanctions on Iran threaten plans for Chabahar port

The Last gamble: What is Nawaz Sharif's long term game?

China Lands Nuclear Bombers on Disputed Islands in warning to US

Abbas Town bombing, Nishtar Park carnage cases to be tried by military courts

Quetta Operations: Pakistan COAS takes the fight of Hazaras

Netanyahu dines with Emiratis as Palestinians boycott their iftars

Russia unveils world’s first floating nuclear power station

EU Blocks US Sanctions Against Iran

EU too weak to challenge US hegemony: Prof. Entessar

Who are the People of Ali?

Pakistan raises issue of Israeli terrorism in Gaza at UN General Assembly

Afghan cricket stadium attack leaves 8 dead, 45 wounded

Sabika Sheikh profile: Pakistani student who got killed in Texas school shooting

Rohingya rape victims: A time of retrospection for Muslims

Nawaz Sharif's self centered approach: Is PML-S in the offing?

Avenfield Case: Is Adiala Jail ready to receive Nawaz Sharif?

China tries to brainwash Muslims in internment camps

Cuban airliner with 113 on board crashes after takeoff from Havana

At least 8 students killed as gunman opens fire at Texas school, US media reports

Gunman storms into Trump golf course ranting about president before exchanging fire with police

Cat is out of Bag: US comes out to Nawaz Sharif's rescue

Defence Attache Col Joseph Hall will face trial in the US, FO claims

Where is Mohammad bin Salman? Media speculates about possible death of Saudi Crown Prince

Who pushed Nawaz Sharif into this mess? An Inside story

Shrouding mystery: Why is international world interested in volume 10?

Conditions for talks: What is Zardari's new game plan against PML-N?

Nawaz Sharif's rhetoric: Is Nawaz deliberately pushing PML-N to the end?

'One Belt-One Road' may be Iran, China gateway to becoming soft-power giants

Why Arab Muslim states are silent on Gaza Massacre?

The Holy Month of Ramadan: The Month of Glory, Forbearance, Patience and Brotherhood

Selective Outrage on Gaza exposes Salafi Supremacists of the Muslim World

Fallout of Nawaz Sharif’s statement

Saudi crown prince goes into hiding since last month's attack on royal palace

'Monday massacre a day of shame for Muslims'

US, Israel flags burned at pro-Palestine rally in Pakistan

Saudi referee handed lifetime ban for match-fixing

A sigh of relief for Hazaras: LeJ Balochistan chief along two fellows killed.,

Pak-Afghan thaw: Can China bring neighbors close?

Ramazan moon sighted, holy month to begin from Tomorrow

Massacre of Palestinians: Is two state solution over forever?

Pakistan, Turkey to raise voice against Israeli atrocities at world forums

How will Europe act towards Palestine now?

Spilling the beans: Nawaz Sharif to unveil names behind 2014 Sit ins?

Nawaz Sharif on a suicide mission?

Mysterious departure: Why Pakistan allowed killer US diplomat to fly away?

US closely monitoring Iranian forces in Persian Gulf: Navy chief

North Korea threatens to cancel Trump meeting

Turkey asks Israeli envoy to leave country

Tribal elders, political leaders in Bajaur back security forces against PTM

South Africa withdraws its ambassador to Israel “with immediate effect”

Arabic press review: Tunisian union may block US ships to protest embassy move

Would opening of embassy in Jerusalem give new impetus to Al-Qaeda?

MH370 Captain Crashed Plane in Murder-suicide: Experts

The last selfie: How technology has become a menace for millennials

Refusal to retract remarks: Is Nawaz Sharif looking for Martial Law?

World's criminal silence: Another blood bath Gaza

Succumbed to US pressure: Killer US diplomat allowed to leave

28 Palestinians martyred in clashes ahead of US Jerusalem embassy opening

Nawaz's new Narrative: Is it an attempt to appease India?

Nawaz's comments in 'best interest' of Pakistan, says Maryam

Why didn't Pakistan complete Mumbai attacker's trial? Nawaz Sharif's another question

Afghanistan wants Iran to rid it of terrorism scourge

US war hawks threaten EU over Iran deal

The first bullet

Can Shahbaz Sharif defend his traitor brother?

Israeli protesters rally against US embassy move to Al Quds

Senator irked by US sanctions on Iran as it will affect Pakistan trade

Somalia: Woman with 11 husbands to be stoned to death by Al-Shabaab

40 tourists missing as bridge collapses in Neelum Valley

Trump links US exit from nuclear deal to Iran military budget

A proven Traitor: Nawaz Sharif says Pakistan was involved in Mumbai attacks?

Horrific ‘hairy’ creature washes up on Philippine beach

Syria will not hesitate to retaliate against Israeli attacks: Envoy

For Nawaz, it’s not over till it’s over

Abbotabad like operation: Pakistan foils US attempt to take killer diplomat out of Pakistan

ISIS threatened to kill Trump

Sudan officially announces its decision to withdraw from the Yemen war

3rd Indian teen raped, burned alive in one week

Welcome to Sinai, where soldiers shoot children then boast on Facebook

Turkey ‘concerned’ by UAE's military build-up on Yemen’s Socotra

Aliens in Politics: Would Shahbaz Sharif part ways with PML-N?

Muslim scholars to Taliban: Suicide attacks violate Islamic principles

Pakistan Court rules that US diplomat doesn't have absolute immunity

Blocking move on Khorsani: An open US proxy war against Pakistan

Mighty Mullah: Why Govt cannot arrest Khadim Hussain Rizvi?

Abu Dhabi


Palestine and King Abdulaziz’s grandchildren

1397/2/18 | 10:55
  Some Saudi princes, the sheikhs of Abu Dhabi and the rulers of Bahrain are racing towards Israel, considering it the gate through which to obtain legitimacy for their authority over their people. They also believe that Israel brings them closer to the White House in Washington, which they believe could help them subjugate their people into obedience and servitude to them. They also count on Washington to help them and their supporters to achieve geographic expansion projects at the expense of the sovereignty of others. They each made ...

Bin Zayed offers Bin Salman a yacht in exchange for painting

1396/12/9 | 10:55
  UAE’s Mohammed Bin Zayed has offered Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman a luxury yacht after the latter found himself compelled to hand over Da Vinci’s Saviour of the World painting to the Louvre Museum in Abu Dhabi because of the uproar that the purchase of the painting caused at the end of last year. Sources, who asked to remain anonymous, said that the cost of the yacht, originally owned by Mansour Bin Zayed, the brother of the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, was $450 million. Topaz is one of the world’s longest and well-known ...

Hindu temple opens in Abu Dhabi .. Why the UAE seeks to appease Hindus?

1396/12/2 | 10:55
  The Abu Dhabi government opened the largest Hindu temple in the Middle East on the land of Abu Dhabi, sparking controversy among social networking leaders, who were very surprised by the UAE’s keenness to build temples for Hindus and Buddhists while making extensive restrictions on Muslims themselves. “The construction of the largest Hindu temple on the area of 20 thousand square meters and the cost of millions of dollars is not completed.” This is not a huge building in India nor in any of the Western countries, but a Hindu temple ...

Abu Dhabi-Tel Aviv relations: From cold to warm times

1396/11/20 | 10:55
Past months witnessed fresh media revelations on the behind-the-scenes relations between Israeli regime and some Arab countries, giving the notion that the former enemies are moving step by step towards diplomatic normalization.     The Israeli newspaper Maariv in a report has revealed that the UAE is buying Israeli arms, and under a new weapons deal Abu Dhabi and Tel Aviv ties have strengthened. The Israeli daily added that the the occupying regime also supplied drones to Egypt and the head of Libyan National Army General Khalifa ...

Yemen separatist leader visits UAE, Saudi Arabia amid Aden tensions

1396/11/17 | 10:55
  The leader of United Arab Emirates (UAE)-backed separatists in southern Yemen is to visit Abu Dhabi and then Riyadh following days of heavy infighting in Aden between his forces and the Saudi-sponsored militants loyal to the former Yemeni government. London-based al-Araby al-Jadeed newspaper said on Monday that Aidarus al-Zubaidi, who leads the so-called Southern Transitional Council (STC), had left Yemen’s port city of Aden for Abu Dhabi. The visits come after STC separatists turned against their allies and seized major parts of ...

Saudi Arabia and UAE threatens Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas

1396/10/4 | 10:55
  Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman and the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan have threatened Palestinian President that if he does not follow the footsteps of American President Donald Trump, Palestinian financial aid will be stopped.   Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman and the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan have threatened Palestinian President Mahmous Abbas to stop Palestinian financial support in the event of not complying with US President Donald Trump’s plan. The report ...

UAE official apologises to Israel for not playing anthem at judo event

1396/8/9 | 10:55
The President of the UAE Judo Federation has apologised to his Israeli counterpart after the organisers refused to play the Israeli national anthem at the Abu Dhabi Judo Grand Slam tournament last week.   According to the media in Israel, Mohammed Bin Thaloub Al-Derai and the General Secretary of Abu Dhabi Sports Council, Aref Al-Awani, made the apology to the head of the Israeli Judo Association, Moshe Ponte. As well as the anthem issue, they apologised for the fact that a UAE athlete refused to shake hands with Israeli competitors at ...

Differences between Saudi, UAE may fracture their alliance

1396/8/2 | 10:55
The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and the Deputy Chief Commander of the Armed Forces of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Mohammed Bin Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan is perceived as the “mentor” of the de facto leader of Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman.   King Salman’s ill health has led to the relegation of most of his responsibility to his son Prince Mohammad. He is by a stretch the most powerful leader in terms of economic and military might in the Middle East. He controls one of the richest entities in the world, Aramco, the ...

Fall in oil price pushes Abu Dhabi to sell bonds valued at $10bn

1396/7/20 | 10:55
  The government of Abu Dhabi announced on Tuesday that it has sold bonds worth $10 billion in what was the second such move in the UAE since oil prices started to fall in 2014.   According to a statement by the Department of Finance of the oil-rich emirate, the bonds were offered in three groups for a period of 10 to 30 years. The interest rates attached to the bonds range from 2.5 per cent to 4 per cent. The sale attracted investors regionally and globally, with more than 500 applications received, valued in excess of $30 billion.   Abu ...

Barzani sends his family and relatives to the UAE to save them from possible danger

1396/7/2 | 10:55
  A number of Barzani family members have been heading towards the UAE from Erbil upon the official invitation of Abu Dhabi Crown Prince.     The news indicates that a number of Barzani family members have been heading towards the UAE from Erbil, the capital of the Iraqi Kurdistan, upon the official invitation of Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi.     They left as Iraqi Kurdistan is on eve of independence referendum. At the same time, the tensions between different positions in Iraq has increased ...

The fall of the UAE plane was plotted to assassinate Zayed bin Hamdan!!!

1396/5/25 | 10:55
The crash of the United Arab Emirates helicopter in Shabwa on Friday is a deliberate incident aimed at assassinating Zayed bin Hamdan bin Zayed as the most prominent competitor of Khalid bin Mohammed bin Zayed, Abu Dhabi next. “The UAE plane that crashed in Yemen was carrying Zayed bin Al-Ahmadan, the most prominent rival of Khalid bin Mohammed bin Zayed,” he said in a blog post posted on his Twitter account posted by Watan. The evidence indicates that it was a deliberate assassination. ” The Emirati had launched through the site “Twitter” ...

Startling revelations: A tacit agreement between Israel and Abu Dhabi

1395/9/19 | 10:55
  Four Israeli navy corvettes are under construction in a shipyard owned by Lebanese and Abu Dhabi-based companies, although officials insist that no classified information about the warships is at risk.     According to Yedioth, Abu Dhabi MAR, a major ship builder in the Persian Gulf, operates the docks where the vessels are being assembled. The company is owned by Lebanese Iskandar Safa, who has a 30% stake via his Privinvest shipbuilding group based in Beruit; the remaining 70% is owned by Al Ain International Group, from ...

Defeat in Last test: What Pakistan needs to learn from India?

1395/8/17 | 10:55
West Indies secured their first victory since May 2015 as opener Kraigg Brathwaite capped a brilliant match with an unbeaten half-century in the third Test against Pakistan at Sharjah Thursday. Pakistan won the three-match series 2-1 after winning the first Test in Dubai by 56 runs and the second by 133 runs in Abu Dhabi. The 2-1 series win keeps intact Pakistan's unbeaten record in their adopted home of the United Arab Emirates since the 2009 attacks on the Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore forced them to play abroad. Although Pakistan ended up winning ...

An old lion: Younas Khan the runs machine of Pakistan

1395/8/3 | 10:55
Younis Khan broke the record for most Test centuries after the age of 35 courtesy of his century in the second Test against West Indies at Abu Dhabi. The record was previously jointly-held by four players who all had scored 12 Test centuries after the age of 35 but Younis now leads the way with 13. After missing the historic Day-Night Test through injury, Younis Khan announced his return to the team in style after continuing from where he left off in the England Test series, which he ended with a series-leveling double century in the fourth Test. ...

Complex weather pattern:  Is the World going to end?

1394/12/24 | 10:55
 An unusually soggy week in the United Arab Emirates turned nasty Wednesday as a massive storm whipped through the desert nation, causing damage throughout the capital, Abu Dhabi. The downpour quickly overmatched the drainage systems, leaving motorists stranded in standing water on city streets.  The storm, which contained strong winds, frequent lightning and even some hail, caused all flights to be suspended Wednesday at Abu Dhabi International Airport. Wind gusts reached hurricane strength -- 75 mph (120 kilometers per hour) -- at nearby ...

Modis’ reach to Gulf: What could be the implications for Pakistan?

1394/5/29 | 10:55
The Abu Dhabi royal family, the Al Nahyans, reached out to New Delhi about three months ago about re-orienting the traditionally distant government-to-government bilateral relationship. Prime Minister Narendra Modi made it clear that the seven members of the United Arab Emirates, of which Abu Dhabi is the most powerful, would need to tack explicitly against terrorism, implicitly against Pakistan.  After the UAE signalled acceptance, a state visit by Modi was put on fast track. This was big time: The UAE was one of the three closest international ...