Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Israel cracks down on Jewish extremists – Police arrest suspects in deadly West Bank...

JERUSALEM: Israel intensified its crackdown on Jewish extremists yesterday, imprisoning two high-profile ultranationalist Israelis for six months without charge and arresting additional suspects in...

18 migrants found hiding in truck on British motorway

LONDON: Eighteen migrants have been found stowing away in a lorry on a British motorway, police said yesterday. The migrants were found after the...

Trump resumes battle with rivals, debate moderator

WASHINGTON: Donald Trump yesterday professed his love for women and said he would be their best advocate if elected president, dismissing the firestorm of...

Ferguson protests one year after Brown police shooting – Some confrontations, but rally peaceful

FERGUSON, Missouri: Hundreds of protesters rallied in Ferguson, Missouri on Saturday to mark a year since police killed unarmed black teen Michael Brown, whose...

Taleban bombing kills 21 in north Afghanistan – Insurgency escalates after power transition

KUNDUZ: A Taleban attack killed at least 21 people in northern Afghanistan, officials said yesterday, after a wave of lethal bombings in the capital...

Father of slain Palestinian toddler dies

DUMA: The father of a Palestinian toddler killed when their home was firebombed by Jewish extremists last week died yesterday from injuries he suffered...

IS top command dominated by ex-officers in Saddam’s army

BAGHDAD: While attending the Iraqi army's artillery school nearly 20 years ago, Ali Omran remembers one major well. An Islamic hardliner, he once chided...

First female justice leading quiet Palestinian revolution

RAMALLAH: Holding the young couple's identity cards in one hand and the Holy Quran in the other, the Palestinian justice of the peace pronounces...

Shipwreck survivors grieve children swept from arms – Crossing was to start a new...

PALERMO: Their children slipped out of their grasp as the boat overturned and were lost to the waves. Now, traumatised parents brought to safety...

How Southeast Asian economic zone could change the region

BANGKOK: The Association of Southeast Asian Nations, which yesterday marked 48 years since its establishment, aims to establish an economic community known as the...

44 dead, hundreds wounded in lethal wave of Kabul bombings

KABUL: Eight more fatalities were confirmed yesterday from a barrage of bombings in Kabul, taking the toll to 44 in the deadliest day in...

Typhoon heads to China after killing four in Taiwan

SHANGHAI: Typhoon Soudelor moved towards China yesterday, weaker but still packing a punch, after killing at least four people and leaving a trail of...

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