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 2020-10-26 10:52 

i24 News

Russian strikes kill at least 56 Turkish-backed fighters in Syria: monitor...
 2020-10-26 10:51 

Haaretz Daily

Trump's chief of staff: 'We're not going to control the pandemic'...

Officials on Sunday also scoffed at the notion of Pence dialing back in-person campaigning despite positive tests among several people in his office...

 2020-10-26 10:51 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Are Israel's coronavirus fatality numbers being intentionally exaggerated?...

New testimonies claim recently deaths were reported as coronavirus fatalities - despite 'victims' testing negative for the virus....

 2020-10-26 10:50 

Al Jazeera

US says Taliban fighters killed in central Afghanistan air strike...

US military spokesman says the strike in Wardak province killed five fighters on Sunday....

 2020-10-26 10:50 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Iran Sets Up Radiation Defense Bases - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iran has established radiation defense bases in provinces hosting nuclear facilities, head of the Civil Defense Organization said....

 2020-10-26 10:49 

Haaretz Daily

Black Cube CEO suspected of running crime organization. Revealed: The Romania interrogation...

At the request of the Romanian government, the head of Israeli private intelligence firm Black Cube was questioned in 2016 over an operation in Bucharest. Leaked transcripts of his interrogation offer a rare window into the shadowy world of political espi...

 2020-10-26 10:49 

Oman Observer

Is the art of journalism in danger?...

This is an interesting time for journalism and the whole spectrum of media as the field continues to evolve. From The post Is the art of journalism in danger? appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2020-10-26 10:48 

Times of Israel

Nearly 7 in 10 American Jews think Republican Party holds anti-Semitic views...

American Jewish Committee surveys also find 52% of all Americans think GOP holds anti-Semitic opinions; 82% of US Jews say anti-Semitism on rise in last 5 yearsAmerican Jewish Committee surveys also find 52% of all Americans think GOP holds anti-Semitic o...

 2020-10-26 10:48 

Al Arabiya

Coronavirus: UAE reports 1,111 COVID-19 cases, significantly lower than recent days...

The United Arab Emirates reported 1,111 new coronavirus cases on Monday, a significantly lower tally than in recent days, according to numbers from the Min...

 2020-10-26 10:47 

Al Jazeera

'I'm alive but not living': Survivors of Bangladesh's rape crisis...

With four reported rapes a day and many more unreported, survivors and activists are challenging violence and misogyny....

 2020-10-26 10:45 

Press TV

Iraqi protesters clash with police in Baghdad...

Clashes erupt between Iraqi security forces and some protesters on the first anniversary of anti-government demonstrations....

 2020-10-26 10:42 

Haaretz Daily

This Israeli fashion brand is bringing Palestinian embroidery to the world's top stores...

Amit Luzon and Eyal Eliyahu wanted to establish a Middle Eastern streetwear brand, but a trip to the occupied territories revealed a whole new world to them. Now their Adish label is attracting international acclaim but criticism closer to home...

 2020-10-26 10:40 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

US sanctions, cover-up for its defeats...

Baghdad, IRNA Iraqi expert believes that the US covers up its failure and political defeats against Iran through imposing sanctions....

 2020-10-26 10:39 

Al Jazeera

What does the US election mean for Europe?...

The vote comes amid challenges that the US and Europe must work on, including NATO's role, Brexit and Russian influence....

 2020-10-26 10:39 

Bahrain News Agency

Hyundai Motor swings to net loss in third quarter...
 2020-10-26 10:36 

Times of Israel

Wary of angering public, Iran has few ways to contain virus...

Tehran government has little room to apply lockdown restrictions as economy has already been ravaged by US sanctions applied over nuclear deal spatTehran government has little room to apply lockdown restrictions as economy has already been ravaged by US s...

 2020-10-26 10:36 

Bahrain News Agency

Samsung Heavy to develop floaters for offshore wind turbines...
 2020-10-26 10:34 

Press TV

Venezuela: Spain accomplice in illegal escape of criminal Lopez...

Venezuelan accuses Spain of assisting the escape of opposition figure Leopoldo Lopez to Madrid....

 2020-10-26 10:32 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iran' Shamkhani says Macron's anti-Islamism indicates his crudeness in politics...

Tehran, Oct 26, IRNA Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council said on Monday that it is an indication of crudeness of French President Emmanuel Macron to show an irrational behavior towards Islam in public....

 2020-10-26 10:32 

Times of Israel

In neverending budget saga, is Likud about to cannibalize one of its own?...

Finance Minister Katz promised to bring a 2020 state budget to Sunday's cabinet meeting. But paralyzed by the PM's bid to avoid handing over power next year, he simply couldn'tFinance Minister Katz promised to bring a 2020 state budget to Sund...

 2020-10-26 10:32 

Haaretz Daily

Crew safe, 7 detained after U.K. special forces raid tanker...

The coast guard scrambled helicopters to the scene, and authorities imposed a three-mile exclusion zone around the vessel...

 2020-10-26 10:31 

Press TV

White House: 'We're not going to control the pandemic'...

White House chief of staff Mark Meadows said Sunday that the US is "not going to control" the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-10-26 10:31 

MehrNews.com

Iran COVID-19 update: 337 deaths, 5,960 cases in 24 hours...

TEHRAN, Oct. 26 (MNA) The Iranian Health Ministry has confirmed 5,960 COVID-19 infections and 337 deaths due to the disease in the past 24 hours....

 2020-10-26 10:29 

Al Arabiya

Biden view that Russia is biggest threat wrong, encouraged hatred, says Kremlin...

The Kremlin said on Monday that US Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's assessment of Russia as the biggest threat to US national security was wro...

 2020-10-26 10:28 

Bahrain News Agency

UK doctors demand free meals for kids as COVID fuels hunger...
 2020-10-26 10:27 

Israel Today

Arab Nations Ask to See New Holocaust Film...

For the first time Arab media are reporting on a documentary by an Israeli director about the Holocaust....

 2020-10-26 10:26 

Times of Israel

UAE-based Israeli businessman Koen said bidding $50 million for Israir Airlines...

Talks held in Dubai last week between Israir officials and Naum Koen, the Jewish-Ukrainian-Israeli who is the owner of NY Koen Group; Koen Group operates luxury VIP flightsTalks held in Dubai last week between Israir officials and Naum Koen, the Jewish-Uk...

 2020-10-26 10:26 

Al Jazeera

Will the US succeed in settling the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict?...

A US-brokered truce came into effect on Monday but like two previous peace attempts, it is struggling to hold....

 2020-10-26 10:26 

Bahrain News Agency

Pakistani PM asks Facebook CEO to ban Islamophobic content...
 2020-10-26 10:25 

Haaretz Daily

Trump lampooned after '60 Minutes' interview finally airs...

'He thinks scowling and being mean is tough, but when '60 Minutes' and Lesley Stahl are too tough for you, you ain't all that tough,' said Obama...

 2020-10-26 10:25 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait Amir congratulates Austria on national day...

KUWAIT, Oct 26 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah has addressed a cable of congratulations to Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen on his country's national day. His Highness the Amir expressed good wishes t...

 2020-10-26 10:23 

Al Arabiya

Coronavirus: Iran reports COVID-19 death every 5 minutes as hospitals struggle...

Hospitals in many Iranian provinces are running out of capacity to handle COVID-19 cases, health authorities say, with novel coronavirus now killing one pe...

 2020-10-26 10:20 

Times of Israel

Four startups join Visa's innovation center in Tel Aviv...

Innovation Studio in Tel Aviv, set up two and a half years ago, aims to connect companies' new payment solutions with Visa's network of merchantsInnovation Studio in Tel Aviv, set up two and a half years ago, aims to connect companies' new pay...

 2020-10-26 10:13 

MehrNews.com

Muslims not to let insulting Islam's Prophet to be normalized...

TEHRAN, Oct. 26 (MNA) Iranian Parliament stressed in a statement that the religious zeal of Muslims around the world will not allow false, anti-human and anti-Islamic currents to normalize the process of insulting the Prophet of Islam....

 2020-10-26 10:11 

Kuwait News Agency

Belgium reports 15,622 new coronavirus infections...

BRUSSELS, Oct 26 (KUNA) -- Total infections of coronavirus cases in Belgium Monday increased to 321,031 with 15,622 new infections reported by Belgian health authorities. They said 73 more deaths from COVID-19 were reported in the last 24 hours raising th...

 2020-10-26 10:10 

Gulf Times

[ International ]

Thai PM says 'illegal protests' must be controlled as parliament opens...

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha said Thailand needs to bring...

 2020-10-26 10:10 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

QOC's Padel Tournament 2020 second edition kicks off Tuesday...

Qatar Olympic Committee's (QOC) second edition of the Padel Tournament 2020 will kick off Tuesday, with the participation of 304 players, and will run until Saturday.Participants in the tournament whose competitions will be held in Al Sadd Sport...

 2020-10-26 10:10 

Gulf Times

[ Business ]

Lee's death sparks hope for Samsung shake-up, dividends...

Shares in Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and affiliates rose on Monday after the death a day earlier of Chairman Lee Kun-hee sparked hopes for stake sales, higher dividends and long-awaited restructuring, analysts said....

 2020-10-26 10:10 

Saudi Press Agency

Dr. Majid Al-Qassabi to Patronize International Summit for Standards in Riyadh, November 4...
 2020-10-26 10:07 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

The Israel-Sudan agreement is bad news for Hamas...

The Israel-Sudan agreement is a double whammy to Iran and Hamas, depriving them of a weapons smuggling route. Op-ed....

 2020-10-26 10:00 

Al Arabiya

Dubai, Abu Dhabi businesses team up to help Israel firms enter UAE market...

Two companies in Dubai and Abu Dhabi are uniting in a joint venture to help Israeli companies set up business in the United Arab Emirates.Dubai's Virtuzone...

 2020-10-26 10:00 

Haaretz Daily

Nearly half of Americans unfamiliar with the term 'antisemitism,' survey reveals...

A quarter of Americans know little-to-nothing about the Holocaust, according to a report by the American Jewish Committee...

 2020-10-26 10:00 

Kuwait News Agency

Germany: 24 additional people die due to COVID-19...

BERLIN, Oct 26 (KUNA) -- Germany declared on Monday that 24 people died due to infection with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in addition to recording 8,685 contamination cases during the past hours. The government Robert Koch Institute said in its daily...

 2020-10-26 10:00 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Say what you mean - words matter!...

It is only Man who is capable of communicating the depth of his intellect and his soul only man can communicate his heart....

 2020-10-26 09:59 

Haaretz Daily

Donald Trump and Orthodox Jews share no values at all...

Backing Trump is a morally disastrous decision for Orthodox Jews, and for Orthodox rabbis in particular. He stands against everything we believe in...

 2020-10-26 09:59 

MehrNews.com

Pakistan to propose March 15 as intl day against Islamophobia...

TEHRAN, Oct. 26 (MNA) Pakistani Foreign Minister announced that his country will propose to Organization of Islamic Cooperation to name March 15 as the international day against Islamophobia....

 2020-10-26 09:58 

Press TV

Italian Serie A: Juventus 1-1 Hellas Verona...

Over football news of Italian Serie A, DeYan Kulusevski has helped Juventus salvage a 1-all draw at home against Hellas Verona....

 2020-10-26 09:57 

Ynetnews

Prosecution filed indictments against two Hamas operatives...
 2020-10-26 09:57 

Al Jazeera

Surrounded by rubble, Azerbaijanis mourn their losses...

Ganja city has been hit three times in the war over Nagorno-Karabakh, killing at least 26 people including a baby girl....

 2020-10-26 09:56 

Bahrain News Agency

Malaysia's PM faces calls to quit after failed bid for emergency rule...

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