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 2018-06-22 08:19 

Kuwait Times

Easy as A, B, Xi: China gives economic lessons to N Korea...

BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping has coached his North Korean counterpart Kim Jong Un on high-stakes diplomacy. Now he seems poised to give the young autocrat another lesson: How to reform a state-controlled economy while keeping an iron grip on powe...

 2018-06-22 08:15 

Times of Israel

By popular demand: More of award-winning 'Shababnikim' with English subtitles...

The Times of Israel Presents episodes 3, 4 & 5 of Israel's 'men in black' comedy with a repeat showing of episodes 1 & 2 at the Jerusalem Cinematheque, June 27The Times of Israel Presents episodes 3, 4 & 5 of Israel's 'men in black'...

 2018-06-22 08:14 

Kuwait Times

Pete Davidson confirms engagement to Ariana Grande...

"Saturday Night Live" cast member Pete Davidson on Wednesday confirmed reports that he and American pop star Ariana Grande are engaged after dating for less than two months. Davidson, 24, told talk show host Jimmy Fallon in an appearance on "T...

 2018-06-22 08:14 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Japanese PM May Visit Iran in July: Sources...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is considering visiting Iran in July for talks with President Hassan Rouhani, Japanese government sources said....

 2018-06-22 08:10 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Polish Olympian remembers Jews with memorial ...

Olympic paddler Dariusz Popiela discovers an old, hidden Jewish cemetery, destroyed by Germans during World War II....

 2018-06-22 08:08 

Haaretz Daily

Interfaith clergy unite on U.S.-Mexico border in support of detained migrants...

40 rabbis, imams and ministers take part, with one of the participants, Rabbi Jill Jacobs, promising to return with delegations of rabbis...

 2018-06-22 08:07 

Kuwait Times

Suspect arrested in Florida shooting death of rapper XXXTentacion...

FLORIDA: A man has been arrested and charged with murder in connection with the death of up-and-coming U.S. rapper XXXTentacion, who was gunned down in Florida on Monday, police said yesterday. Dedrick Williams, 22, was taken into custody on Wednesday eve...

 2018-06-22 08:05 

Kuwait Times

The world yoga capital, with a little help from its friends...

RISHIKESH: Sitting humbly on the floor in his orange robes, the spiritual head of the biggest ashram in Rishikesh rejoices at how yoga has spread across the globe in the 50 years since The Beatles first visited the holy city. "Yoga is amazing!" en...

 2018-06-22 08:04 

SANA

Al-Jaafari: Syria supports Argentina's legitimate rights to Malvinas Islands...

New York, SANA Syria's Permanent Representative at the UN, Dr. Bashar al-Jaafari, said that colonialism constitutes a crime which violates the Charter of the United Nations, the Declaration on Decolonization and principles of the International Law. Al...

 2018-06-22 08:02 

JPost.com

Merkel plays down chances of breakthrough in EU migration talks...
 2018-06-22 08:02 

Haaretz Daily

Hundreds of Jews protest in New York against Trump's 'inhumane' immigration policy...

Award-winning writer Tony Kushner compares Republicans' backing of U.S. president to the German right allowing 'maniac' Hitler to take power in the 1930s...

 2018-06-22 08:01 

Press TV

Japan volcano featured in 'James Bond' movie erupts...

A Japanese volcano that figured in a 1960s James Bond movie has erupted explosively for the first time since April, sending smoke thousands of meters into the air....

 2018-06-22 08:00 

Kuwait Times

Luxury sneakers: High style and a booming market...

New YORK: Christian, aged 10, has 20 pairs of high-end sneakers in his closet at his home in the suburbs of New York. Maxance, who just turned 14, asked his parents for an $800 pair of Adidas shoes for his birthday. He did not get them. "We live in a ...

 2018-06-22 08:00 

SANA

An army personnel martyred, others injured in aggression on Homs Countryside...

Homs, SANA- An army personnel was martyred while others were injured in an aggression which targeted al-Halba area, 20 km south of Palmyra city in the eastern countryside of Homs, SANA reporter said. The attack which took place on Thursday evening came a ...

 2018-06-22 08:00 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Jerusalem: Religious, secular, support candidate Moshe Lion...

New poll shows non-haredi residents of Jerusalem believe Moshe Lion to be best candidate for mayor....

 2018-06-22 07:59 

Press TV

Syria says Riyadh still preventing nationals from Hajj...

Syria has accused Saudi Arabia of "politicizing4; the Hajj pilgrimage by preventing Syrians from travelling to the kingdom to perform the rituals for a seventh straight year....

 2018-06-22 07:58 

JPost.com

Report: 6 Palestinians wounded from IDF tear gas...
 2018-06-22 07:47 

Haaretz Daily

Israeli bill to give police officers in East Jerusalem immunity from prosecution...

Under current law, Israeli soldiers and Border Police troops are protected from damage suits filed by Palestinians, as long as they're acting 'on the grounds of combat activity' in the West Bank...

 2018-06-22 07:45 

Press TV

China say Trump's trade war to hurt US workers...

China says Washington's trade war over import tariffs would undermine the interests of US workers and farmers....

 2018-06-22 07:40 

Saudi Press Agency

Asian stocks mixed...
 2018-06-22 07:40 

Saudi Press Agency

Saudi Press...
 2018-06-22 07:39 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Iran’s Zarif Due in Parliament to Brief MPs on JCPOA...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif plans to attend parliament on Tuesday to brief the lawmakers about a range of issues, including the latest efforts to save the 2015 nuclear deal known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action ...

 2018-06-22 07:38 

Times of Israel

London police close train station amid hoax bomb threat...

Officers arrest man who claims to have a bomb; no injuriesOfficers arrest man who claims to have a bomb; no injuries...

 2018-06-22 07:36 

Al Arabiya

Yazidi girl held in ISIS captivity for 4 years reunites with father...

Prominent Yazidi human rights activist, Nadia Murad, tweeted a photo of a Yazidi father reunited with his daughter after she was in ISIS captivity for...

 2018-06-22 07:35 

Times of Israel

Top Iranian official: Syria will be America's 'second Vietnam'...

Under pressure to withdraw its forces, Tehran tries to turn spotlight on USUnder pressure to withdraw its forces, Tehran tries to turn spotlight on US...

 2018-06-22 07:35 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'Why is it permitted to exclude women in Yarkon Park?'...

Organizer of Chabad event wonders why Tel Aviv bans gender-segregated event only in Rabin Square but nowhere else....

 2018-06-22 07:33 

Emirates 24|7

Guatemalan girl burned in volcanic eruption dies in Texas...

Authorities say a Guatemalan child severely burned in the country's recent volcanic eruption has died in a Texas hospital.Guatemala's Ministry of Public Health and Social Welfare released a statement saying the girl died late Tuesday. Her name and...

 2018-06-22 07:33 

Emirates 24|7

Brides can now opt for a pizza bouquet...

Brides can now choose to walk down the aisle with a bouquet made out of pizza.Villa Italian Kitchen in New York is the masterminds behind the quirky product, which caters to those who wish to walk down the aisle with pieces of pizza made up in a floral de...

 2018-06-22 07:33 

Emirates 24|7

Melania Trump dons 'I really don't care, do u?' jacket...

Melania Trump went to Texas to show she cared about migrant children. Her fashion choice carried a baffling counter-message.The first lady wore a green, hooded military jacket from the fast-fashion brand Zara that read "I really don't care, do u?&...

 2018-06-22 07:33 

Emirates 24|7

Men take more selfies than women...

New research shows that on average, men take more selfies than women a day.According to a report by Barefoot Wine, 73 percent of men - between the ages of 25 and 34 - are more likely to snap and share their pics compared to only 64 percent of their female...

 2018-06-22 07:33 

Emirates 24|7

Teen OK after being sucked into drainpipe by floodwaters...

A suburban Pittsburgh teen was sucked into a drainage pipe during a powerful storm that dumped nearly 4 inches of rain, but he miraculously popped out the other end of it with only bumps and bruises.WPXI-TV reports Ben Smith was helping clear debris from...

 2018-06-22 07:33 

Emirates 24|7

Man kills lawyer, self, hours after divorce is final...

A Georgia man killed his ex-wife's attorney in his law office just hours after the couple's divorce was final and then killed himself, authorities said.Cartersville Police Lt. M.E. Bettikofer tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that 33-year-old...

 2018-06-22 07:33 

Emirates 24|7

2 people injured while trying to avoid hitting kangaroo...

A Montana Highway Patrol Trooper says two people were injured after the driver swerved their vehicle to avoid hitting a kangaroo on the road.Trooper Matt Finley tells KWYB-TV that he thought it was joke when he was responding to the call on Wednesday morn...

 2018-06-22 07:33 

Emirates 24|7

UK outlines 'simple' process for EU citizens after Brexit...

Britain has outlined how it plans to handle as many as 3.5 million residence applications from European Union citizens after Brexit, admitting Thursday that the scale of the process poses a challenge.When Britain leaves the bloc next year, it will end the...

 2018-06-22 07:33 

Emirates 24|7

Cristiano Ronaldo statue removed before World Cup success...

Cristiano Ronaldo was the Portuguese hero in their World Cup opener.An infamous statue of Cristiano Ronaldo was removed from Madeira Airport shortly before he scored a hat-trick against Spain at the World Cup.The record-breaking Portuguese forward led his...

 2018-06-22 07:32 

Al Arabiya

IN PHOTOS: World Refugee Day in the wake of Trump's 'Zero Tolerance' policy...

On Wednesday in New York City, a surprisingly small crowd marched through midtown toward the United Nations building in support of refugees around the...

 2018-06-22 07:32 

Press TV

Trump's 'lack of compassion' for the poor threatens US democracy: UN expert...

The UN's top expert on extreme poverty warned Thursday that contemptful and cruel US policies towards the poor were disenfranchising millions....

 2018-06-22 07:25 

Times of Israel

In Jerusalem, sun salutations for International Yoga Day...

Residents of the city find their inner yogis in the Valley of Hinnom at an event dedicated to the ancient practiceResidents of the city find their inner yogis in the Valley of Hinnom at an event dedicated to the ancient practice...

 2018-06-22 07:20 

JPost.com

Charles Krauthammer lauded by Netanyahu, 'we were as brothers'...

Charles Krauthammer, a fierce defender of Israel, passed away from cancer. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu regarded him as a good friend and wrote to him in a letter now made public....

 2018-06-22 07:20 

Al Jazeera

Two Koreas hold talks on planned August 15 family reunion...

Planned reunion in August during the two countries' National Liberation Day will be the first of such event since 2015....

 2018-06-22 07:12 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

The post that moved policemen...

Police officers in northern Israel attend bat mitzvah celebration after guests fail to show up....

 2018-06-22 07:05 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Hudaydah Airport Still under Control of Ansarullah Forces: Yemeni Commander...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Yemen's army spokesman Brigadier General Sharaf Luqman dismissed reports that Saudi-backed militants and UAE forces had seized Hudaydah airport, stressing that Houthi forces are still in control of the facility in the western port ci...

 2018-06-22 07:05 

Al Arabiya

At least one Syrian soldier killed in strike against ISIS...

At least one Syrian soldier was killed and seven others wounded in a US-led coalition strike against ISIS in Syria on Thursday, the Syrian Observatory...

 2018-06-22 07:04 

JPost.com

Netanyahu to Krauthammer: 'We have been like brothers'...
 2018-06-22 07:04 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'The Gonen Segev saga - a true tragedy'...

Prof. Aviad Hacohen regrets that a man who was a minister and physician in Israel descended into the depths of treason....

 2018-06-22 07:01 

Bahrain News Agency

Bahrain weather forecast...
 2018-06-22 07:01 

Bahrain News Agency

Bahrain press headlines...
 2018-06-22 07:00 

Al Jazeera

Greece declared fit for markets after 8 years of austerity...

Eurozone extends debt repayment, but strict supervision on spending and reforms will remain for 40 years....

 2018-06-22 07:00 

Bahrain News Agency

King congratulates Grand Duke of Luxembourg...
 2018-06-22 06:58 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

OPEC to Meet Friday to Decide Output Policy...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) OPEC scrambled on Thursday to agree on raising oil output, with Saudi Arabia warning of shortages but Iran holding out against a deal....

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