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 2018-10-23 12:55 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Fastest growing Airshow in Middle East provides more opportunities to access huge regional market...

Manama, Oct. 23 (BNA): The fifth biennial Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS2018) takes off on November 14 for three days under the patronage of HM King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, and the supervision of HH Shaikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Personal Re...

 2018-10-23 12:50 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Bet El Launches e-Newsletters, iPad Giveaway for New Subscribers...

Bet El Institutions launched an iPad raffle to promote its e-newsletters. The winner will be announced at the NY Bet El Dinner on Dec. 2....

 2018-10-23 12:50 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iranian film 'Taste of Cherry' shown in Pakistan...

Islamabad, Oct 23, IRNA - An award winning Iranian film 'Taste of Cherry' directed by legendary late Iranian film director, Abbas Kiarostami, has just been screened in Pakistan's Islamabad....

 2018-10-23 12:46 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait Plane Spotters Team spreads aviation culture...

By Wafaa RamadanKUWAIT, Oct 23 (KUNA) -- Kuwait Plane Spotters Team is considered the first of its kind within the Gulf region, with the aim to shed more light on the field by participating in international aviation fairs. President of the team Adawiya Al...

 2018-10-23 12:44 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Deputy PM receives Bahrain e-Government Forum organizers...

Manama, Oct. 23 (BNA): Deputy Premier HH Shaikh Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Khalifa received the chairman of the High Organising Committee of Bahrain's 9th e-Government Forum, in the presence of CEO of the Informatics and e-Government Authority Mohammed A...

 2018-10-23 12:42 

Gulf Daily News

Kuwaiti authorities approves seven Egyptian universities...
 2018-10-23 12:42 

Gulf Daily News

Kuwaiti woman suspected of stealing car arrested...

Kuwait City A Kuwaiti woman suspected of stealing a car has been arrested pending investigation, in an incident believed to be the first in Kuwait....

 2018-10-23 12:42 

Gulf Daily News

Deals worth more than $50bn signed at KSA Future Investment Initiative...
 2018-10-23 12:41 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Kushner: Trump is a really great grandfather to my kids...

President's son-in-law and senior advisor Jared Kushner opens up about time in White House, lauds Trump as 'great' father and grandfather....

 2018-10-23 12:35 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Pak analyst calls for closer Iran-Pak cooperation on border region...

Islamabad, Oct 23, IRNA - A senior Pakistani defense analyst strongly believes that there should be greater security cooperation and understanding between Iran and Pakistan to stop abduction of security personnel on border region....

 2018-10-23 12:32 

ISNA

Iran selling its oil, able to maintain its economy: FM Zarif...

Tehran (ISNA) Iranian Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif announced that Iran is selling its oil and it is able to maintain its economy....

 2018-10-23 12:31 

Haaretz Daily

Like a mafia boss, Erdogan plans to milk the Khashoggi investigation for all it's worth...

The Turkish president may have only revealed a couple of new pieces of information in his speech, but the underlying message of his new-found power over a Middle East rival was clear...

 2018-10-23 12:30 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

HRH Premier congratulates UN Secretary-General...

Manama, Oct. 23 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa the Prime Minister sent a cable of congratulations to Antonio Guterres the Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN) on the 70th Anniversary of its establishment....

 2018-10-23 12:30 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Report: Body parts of slain Saudi journalist found...

Cut up remains of Jamal Khashoggi reportedly found on grounds of Saudi consulate in Istanbul....

 2018-10-23 12:28 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Judea bypass road to be expanded to four lanes...

Transportation minister decides to convert road between Gush Etzion junction and Arab town to 'Al-Arub' to two-direction, two lane road....

 2018-10-23 12:22 

Kuwait News Agency

His Highness Crown Prince receives senior officials...

KUWAIT, Oct 23 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received at Bayan Palace on Tuesday His Highness Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah and Chairman and Director General of Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) Shei...

 2018-10-23 12:19 

Haaretz Daily

Report: Saudi journalist Khashoggi's remains found...

Khashoggi's body was reportedly found in the garden of the Saudi consul general's home. Sky News reports that his body had been cut up and his face 'disfigured'...

 2018-10-23 12:18 

Times of Israel

Hebrew University students protest arrival of US ex-activist held at airport...

Poster compares Lara Alqasem, whom the government accuses of supporting BDS, to terrorists, including Osama bin LadenPoster compares Lara Alqasem, whom the government accuses of supporting BDS, to terrorists, including Osama bin Laden...

 2018-10-23 12:15 

Al Arabiya

Saudi King Salman receives Pakistan's PM Imran Khan...

King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud received at Al-Yamamah palace the Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Imran Khan. During the meeting,...

 2018-10-23 12:15 

Times of Israel

Haifa terrorist handed life sentence for killing man, wounding another...

Judges say Muhammad Shinawi motivated by 'hatred of Jews,' has shown no regret for 2017 attack that killed Guy Kafri and injured Yehiel IluzJudges say Muhammad Shinawi motivated by 'hatred of Jews,' has shown no regret for 2017 attack that...

 2018-10-23 12:13 

Al Jazeera

Suspected explosive device found at George Soros's New York home...

Package with what seemed to be an explosive was found in a mail box outside the billionaire financier's house....

 2018-10-23 12:13 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iran freestyler grabs bronze in Hungary World Champs...

Tehran, Oct 23, IRNA Iranian freestyle wrestler Alireza Karimi in the weight category of 92kg received a bronze medal in World Wrestling Championships which is underway in Budapest, Hungary....

 2018-10-23 12:09 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

PM meets Chinese VP: 'Most important Chinese visit in 18 years'...

Netanyahu meets with VP Wang Qishan ahead of innovation conference. Qishan is the most senior Chinese official to visit Israel in 18 years....

 2018-10-23 12:07 

Saudi Press Agency

Environment Ministry lifts ban on the import of live cattle and sheep from Ukraine...
 2018-10-23 12:07 

Saudi Press Agency

HRH Crown Prince Congratulates Yemen's New Premier...
 2018-10-23 12:06 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on October 23...

Tehran, Oct 23, IRNA The following headlines appeared in the local English language newspapers in the Iranian capital on Tuesday:...

 2018-10-23 12:01 

i24 News

Kushner: a 'reasonable' Palestinian leadership would negotiate with Israel...

The president's son-in-law warned that the current status quo was 'unacceptable9;...

 2018-10-23 12:00 

Ynetnews

Palestinian draws knife at Border Police officers...

A 17-year-old Palestinian boy was arrested Tuesday after he drew a knife at Border Police guards at a checkpoint in the Tomb of the Patriarchs in Hebron. The suspect drew the knife after soldiers asked to search his body. No casualties were reported. Acco...

 2018-10-23 11:52 

MehrNews.com

Exports from Kermanshah province rise...

TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) Over 3.369 million tons of goods worth $1.633 billion were exported from the western province of Kermanshah in the past seven months of the current fiscal year (March 21-Oct. 22), indicating a rise both in terms of volume and value....

 2018-10-23 11:51 

Ynetnews

11 horses burns to death in Savyon...

11 horses were found dead Tuesday after a fire erupted at a horse farm on Rose Street in Savyon. Firefighters gained control over the flames and the police opened an investigation....

 2018-10-23 11:50 

MehrNews.com

'Where Do We Go?' wins Best Film at Ottawa Vegan Filmfest....

TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) Reza Majlesi's documentary 'Where Do We Go?', which warns about waste disposal, has won best film in 'Environmental Protection' category of 1st Ottawa Vegan Film Festival in Canada....

 2018-10-23 11:49 

Press TV

Saudi's dissidents fear for their lives...
 2018-10-23 11:49 

SANA

Civilian casualties in explosion of landmine left behind by Deash in Hasaka...

Hasaka, SANA A civilian was martyred and another was injured when a landmine left behind by Daesh (ISIS) in the eastern countryside of Hasaka went off. SANA's reporter in Hasaka said that a tractor struck in a landmine left behind by Daesh while farme...

 2018-10-23 11:48 

DEBKAfile

Erdogan's "Khashoggi speech" is meant to boost his Muslim credentials (and Turkish lira)...

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan withheld the promised "naked truth" about the Saudi role in the murder of Jamal Khashoggi at The post Erdogan's "Khashoggi speech" is meant to boost his Muslim credentials (and Turkish lira) appeared fi...

 2018-10-23 11:48 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Terror attack foiled in Hevron...

Border Police capture Arab terrorist after foiled stabbing attack near Tomb of the Patriarchs....

 2018-10-23 11:47 

FX Empire

How to Trade the CAD Ahead of the BOC Meeting?...

The Bank of Canada will release the interest rate on October 24, the market is looking for a rate hike. Let's consider currency pairs that will be affected by the decision of the BOC the most....

 2018-10-23 11:47 

Haaretz Daily

D.C. Bible museum says five of its Dead Sea Scroll fragments are fake...

The fragments make up approximately one third of The Museum of the Bible's collection, which was established by the family that owns U.S. craft-store chain Hobby Lobby...

 2018-10-23 11:47 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Bahrain participates in World Investment Forum...

Manama, Oct. 23 (BNA): Industry, Commerce and Tourism Minister Zayed R. Alzayani headed the Kingdom's delegation participating in the World Investment Forum organized by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) in Genve, Switzer...

 2018-10-23 11:44 

Haaretz Daily

'Bodyguard' is Netflix's newest addictive thriller. Who cares that it's implausible?...

'Bodyguard' arrives on Netflix: This crowd-pleasing BBC series manages to be both smart and stupid, but you won't be able to stop watching...

 2018-10-23 11:43 

Haaretz Daily

U.S. Conservative rabbis now allowed to attend intermarriages...

The ban on attending an intermarriage, which was instituted in 1972, was not enforced, although many rabbis said they heeded it...

 2018-10-23 11:41 

Kuwait News Agency

Seoul to implement inter-Korean military agreement next week...

TOKYO, Oct 23 (KUNA) -- South Korea will likely implement its non-aggression military agreement with North Korea next week, Yonhap News Agency reported Tuesday, citing a presidential official. "The president will likely sign the bill today or tomorrow...

 2018-10-23 11:40 

ISNA

Deputy FM Araqchi meets French parliamentary delegation...

Tehran (ISNA) - Iran's deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs, Abbas Araqchi has sat for talks with members of a visiting French parliamentary delegation in Tehran....

 2018-10-23 11:39 

Kuwait News Agency

Football matches schedule for Tuesday...

KUWAIT, Oct 23 (KUNA) - Champion League: AEK Athens VS Bayern Munchin (19:55 local time, 16.55 GMT) Young Boys VS Valencia (19:55 local time, 16:55 GMT) Manchester United VS Juventus (22:00 local time, 19:00 GMT) Ajax VS Benfica (22:00 local time, 19:00 G...

 2018-10-23 11:37 

FARS News Agency

FM: Pressures Not to Leave US Desired Impacts on Iran...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif underlined efforts by Europe, India, China and Russia to help Tehran nullify the US sanctions, saying that the Americans will fail to achieve their desirable objectives with regard to Tehran ....

 2018-10-23 11:37 

FARS News Agency

More Families Flee SDF-Run Refugee Camps in Northeastern Syria...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Tens of families have fled refugee camps run by the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Raqqa province and headed towards Aleppo and Idlib provinces, a Syrian paper reported on Tuesday....

 2018-10-23 11:37 

FARS News Agency

Rouhani Calls for Widening of Iran-Hungary Ties...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in a message to his Hungarian counterpart Jnos der on Tuesday called for expansion of mutual cooperation in different political and economic fields....

 2018-10-23 11:37 

FARS News Agency

Iran, UN Discuss Syria, Yemen...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Special Assistant to Iran's Foreign Minister in Political Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari and Director of the Middle East and West Asia Division at United Nations Susanne Rose in a meeting in Tehran reviewed the latest developments in ....

 2018-10-23 11:37 

FARS News Agency

Terrorists Continue Targeting Syrian Army Positions in Demilitarized Zone in North...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Terrorists that refused to leave the demilitarized zone in Northern and Northwestern Syria continued to target the Syrian army troops in Hama and Aleppo province on Tuesday a week after the deadline called by the Sochi Agreement....

 2018-10-23 11:37 

FARS News Agency

Iran Disbands 3 Terrorist Teams in South...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Intelligence Minister Seyed Mahmoud Alavi announced on Tuesday that the country's security forces has dismantled several terrorist teams in Southern Iran, and captured all their members....

 2018-10-23 11:37 

FARS News Agency

Erdogan Terms Khashoggi Murder "Premeditated Action", Calls for Extradition of Killers...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated on Tuesday that the killing of Saudi writer and critic Jamal Khashoggi inside the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul was "planned" and "brutal" murder, asking Riyadh to extradite...

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