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 2020-11-29 17:32 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

More dead voters? Wisconsin woman admits committing voter fraud...

NTD says Georgia Senate runoff candidates 'couldn't be farther apart,' more cases of voter fraud revealed....

 2020-11-29 17:31 

Kuwait Times

Indonesian volcano belches huge tower of smoke and ash...

JAKARTA: Indonesia's Mount Ili Lewotolok erupted yesterday, belching a column of smoke and ash four kilometers into the sky, triggering a flight warning and the closure of the local airport. There were no reports of injuries or damage from the eruptio...

 2020-11-29 17:30 

Kuwait Times

Tigray military operation 'over'...

ADDIS ABABA: The Ethiopian government launched a manhunt yesterday for leaders of a rebellious faction in the northern region of Tigray after announcing federal troops had taken over the regional capital and military operations were complete. Prime Minist...

 2020-11-29 17:30 

Haaretz Daily

Gantz agrees to pause commission of inquiry into submarine affair after request by Attorney General...

Commission was to probe corruption allegations regarding purchase of German submarines a case that plays a central role in Israel's anti-Netanyahu protests...

 2020-11-29 17:30 

MehrNews.com

'Fakhrizadeh assassination meant to destabalize region'...

TEHRAN, Nov. 29 (MNA) The Head of the Russian Federation Council committee on intl. affairs believes the assassination of Iran's Fakhrizadeh was aimed at destabilizing the situation in the region and that Iranian leadership is not to blame for this....

 2020-11-29 17:28 

Kuwait Times

'Catastrophic': Balkan healthcare overwhelmed by COVID-19 surge...

BELGRADE: Not enough beds and not enough doctors: a skyrocketing coronavirus caseload is pushing hospitals in the Balkans to the cusp of collapse, in chaotic scenes reminding some medics of the region's 1990s wars. After nearly a year of keeping outbr...

 2020-11-29 17:25 

Kuwait Times

Suicide bomber hits Afghan army base, kills 30 security personnel...

GHAZNI: A suicide car bomber struck an army base in Afghanistan yesterday killing at least 30 security personnel, officials said, in one of the bloodiest attacks targeting government forces in recent months. The attack occurred on the outskirts of Ghazni ...

 2020-11-29 17:23 

JPost.com

It's about far more than Biden - analysis...

What would Iran stand to gain by taking actions against the US at this time, or turning a cold shoulder to Biden, especially since this did not take place under his watch?...

 2020-11-29 17:22 

Oman Observer

Dhofar clinch historic ninth HM Cup crown...

Muscat: Dhofar were crowned HM Cup football champions after beating Al Oruba 5-4 on penalties after a goalless draw in The post Dhofar clinch historic ninth HM Cup crown appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2020-11-29 17:22 

Times of Israel

Attorney general asks Gantz to delay probe into submarine scandal...

In blow to Blue and White chief, Avichai Mandelblit says his own investigation into allegations around naval acquisitions should be completed before next inquiry startsIn blow to Blue and White chief, Avichai Mandelblit says his own investigation into all...

 2020-11-29 17:22 

Kuwait Times

Protesters target Thai royal guards unit in latest rally...

BANGKOK: Hundreds of protesters marched on a barracks of Thailand's royal guards unit yesterday hoisting inflatable rubber ducks high above their heads, a whimsical show of force by a pro-democracy movement calling for curbs to the power of the monarc...

 2020-11-29 17:19 

Kuwait Times

French police risk charges over black man's beating...

PARIS: Four French police yesterday risked being charged over the beating and racial abuse of a black music producer that shocked France and intensified controversy over new security legislation. Tens of thousands protested across France Saturday against ...

 2020-11-29 17:18 

Oman Observer

Rockets target Eritrea capital after Ethiopia declares victory in Tigray...

ADDIS ABABA: Rockets launched from Ethiopia's northern Tigray region targeted the capital of Eritrea several hours after Ethiopian Prime Minister The post Rockets target Eritrea capital after Ethiopia declares victory in Tigray appeared first on Oman ...

 2020-11-29 17:16 

The Peninsula Qatar

MoI prosecutes few more for Covid-19 precautionary measure violations...

Ministry of Interior (MoI) has referred 82 people to the Public Prosecution on November 29 for not wearing masks, which is mandatory as part of Covid-19 precautionary measures....

 2020-11-29 17:14 

Oman Observer

French police risk charges over black man's beating after clashes...

PARIS: Four French police on Sunday risked being charged over the beating and racial abuse of a black music producer The post French police risk charges over black man's beating after clashes appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2020-11-29 17:14 

Oman Observer

Mysterious monolith in US desert reportedly disappears...

LOS ANGELES: A mysterious metal monolith found in the remote desert of the western United States, sparking a national guessing The post Mysterious monolith in US desert reportedly disappears appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2020-11-29 17:14 

Saudi Press Agency

Jordanian King Receives Palestinian President...
 2020-11-29 17:12 

Oman Observer

Bomber kills 30 Afghan security personnel...

GHAZNI: A car bomber struck an army base in Afghanistan on Sunday killing at least 30 security personnel, officials said, The post Bomber kills 30 Afghan security personnel appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2020-11-29 17:12 

MehrNews.com

Rocket hits small oil refinery in northern Iraq: Report...

TEHRAN, Nov. 29 (MNA) A rocket hit a small oil refinery in northern Iraq, Baiji city on Sunday, causing fire and minor damage, two refinery officials said....

 2020-11-29 17:12 

Oman Observer

South Korea bans year-end parties, some music lessons...

SEOUL: South Korean authorities announced a ban on year-end parties and some music lessons on Sunday and said public saunas The post South Korea bans year-end parties, some music lessons appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2020-11-29 17:11 

Oman Observer

Shrimp fishing season wraps up today...

Muscat: The three-month shrimp fishing season coasts is coming to an end today (Monday), the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and The post Shrimp fishing season wraps up today appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2020-11-29 17:11 

Oman Observer

Farmers defiant against reform as Modi tries to calm anger...

NEW DELHI: Thousands of Indian farmers, angry over reform of the agriculture sector, held a third day of protests on The post Farmers defiant against reform as Modi tries to calm anger appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2020-11-29 17:10 

Oman Observer

Thai protesters challenge king's military command...

Thai anti-government protesters challenged on Sunday King Maha Vajiralongkorn's personal control over some army units to condemn the military's role The post Thai protesters challenge king's military command appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2020-11-29 17:10 

Oman Observer

Baby born with COVID-19 antibodies, says Report...

A Singaporean woman, who was infected with the novel coronavirus in March when she was pregnant, has given birth to The post Baby born with COVID-19 antibodies, says Report appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2020-11-29 17:09 

Kuwait Times

Iran assassination could undercut Biden's options...

WASHINGTON: The assassination of a top Iranian nuclear scientist, which Tehran has blamed on Israel, risks not only sharpening tensions across the region but also severely complicating plans by US President-elect Joe Biden to resume dialogue with the Isla...

 2020-11-29 17:06 

Al Arabiya

Iraqi foreign minister condemns killing of top Iranian nuclear scientist...

Iraqi Foreign Minister Fuad Hussein expressed condolences in a phone call with his Iranian counterpart over the killing of Iran's top nuclear scientist, st...

 2020-11-29 17:06 

The Peninsula Qatar

Ashghal develops 40km cycling path along Doha Expressway...

Continuing its policy of promoting a healthy lifestyle among the residents, the Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has developed a 40km long cycling path on the Southern part of Doha Expressway....

 2020-11-29 17:03 

Haaretz Daily

Top Iranian nuclear scientist was killed by remote-controlled machine gun, report says...

Iranian Fars News Agency reports that shots that killed Mohsen Fakhrizadeh came from a weapon mounted on a deserted vehicle which exploded shortly after the attack...

 2020-11-29 17:03 

Al Jazeera

Brazil polls open in municipal runoff elections...

The elections include races for mayor of Brazil's two largest cities and come as the coronavirus continues to rage....

 2020-11-29 17:01 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Trump: Judges are refusing to let us submit evidence of fraud...

'What kind of court system is this?' Trump says that judges denied request to submit evidence, adds case unlikely to reach Supreme Court....

 2020-11-29 17:00 

MehrNews.com

Iraq, Iran, Russia, Syria to exchange security information...

TEHRAN, Nov. 29 (MNA) Islamic Republic of Iran, Iraq, Russian Federation and Syria will exchange security information with each other....

 2020-11-29 16:56 

ISNA

Elements behind Natanz incident, Martyr Fakhrizadeh's assassination the same: AEOI spokesman...

Tehran (ISNA) - The spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Behrouz Kamalvandi stressed that elements behind the assassination of Iranian scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh and the act of sabotage at the Natanz nuclear facility are the same....

 2020-11-29 16:54 

Times of Israel

Israeli gymnast Linoy Ashram wins gold at European Championships...

Victory comes days after Israeli team took home the top prize in the group all-around categoryVictory comes days after Israeli team took home the top prize in the group all-around category...

 2020-11-29 16:53 

Al Arabiya

UN: Ethiopia's victory claim doesn't mean war is finished...

Ethiopia's announcement that it has completed its military offensive in its defiant Tigray region "does not mean the conflict is finished," the UN refugee...

 2020-11-29 16:51 

Al Arabiya

Coronavirus: Czech government ease virus restrictions as cases decline...

The Czech government said Sunday it is easing measures imposed to contain the new coronavirus due to falling numbers of new confirmed cases.For more corona...

 2020-11-29 16:51 

Al Jazeera

Plan to boost Swiss firms' global liability fails in referendum...

Switzerland rejects extending corporate liability over rights abuses and environmental harm caused abroad....

 2020-11-29 16:50 

Al Arabiya

UN envoy urges progress in Syrian political process...

A UN envoy Sunday pushed for progress on the eve of the latest round of talks in Geneva towards revising Syria's constitution and winding down the country'...

 2020-11-29 16:49 

JPost.com

Yadlin: Iran may wait until end of Trump era to retaliate...

However, he said it might just as likely "react in accelerating the nuclear program. The overt one....

 2020-11-29 16:48 

SANA

A child martyred in landmine blast in Salamiya countryside, east of Hama...

Hama, SANA One child was martyred on Sunday in a landmine blast left behind by terrorist organizations in Abo Hurej village in the vicinity of Salamiya area in the northeast of Hama. A source at Hama Police Command told SANA reporter that a child was mart...

 2020-11-29 16:48 

The Peninsula Qatar

SMEs greatly helping diversification in Qatar: Top banker...

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are greatly helping Qatar's diversification story by playing an active role in the vast infrastructure development taking place in the country, Doha Bank CEO Dr. R. Seetharaman has said at the Global SME Econo...

 2020-11-29 16:44 

JPost.com

Is Netanyahu moving towards autocracy?...

In my opinion Israel's "Reichstag fire" could come about as a result of a clear Netanyahu victory in the approaching elections...

 2020-11-29 16:44 

Kuwait Times

Kuwait remains committed to creating balance in global market: Oil Minister...

KUWAIT: Kuwait's Minister of Oil and Acting Minister of Electricity and Water Dr Khaled Al-Fadhel and Kuwait's Governor of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Haitham Al-Ghais are set to participate in the OPEC 180th Ministeri...

 2020-11-29 16:43 

MehrNews.com

Intelligence Min. find clues on perpetrators of terror attack...

TEHRAN, Nov. 29 (MNA) Iranian Intelligence Ministry found clues on perpetrators behind assassination of top Iranian nuclear scientist 'Mohsen Fakhrizadeh'....

 2020-11-29 16:43 

MehrNews.com

Intel. Ministry finds clues on perpetrators of terror attack...

TEHRAN, Nov. 29 (MNA) Iranian Intelligence Ministry found clues on perpetrators behind assassination of top Iranian nuclear scientist 'Mohsen Fakhrizadeh'....

 2020-11-29 16:42 

Ynetnews

Iraqi foreign minister condemns killing of Iranian scientist...
 2020-11-29 16:42 

Kuwait Times

Court ruling a win for press freedom in Kuwait...

KUWAIT: In a new court ruling seen as a victory to liberties in general and freedom of the press in Kuwait in particular, the felonies court chaired by Judge Abdullah Al-Othman confirmed that newspapers will not be indicted if they publish genuine news, e...

 2020-11-29 16:41 

The Peninsula Qatar

Qatar calls for restraint after assassination of Iran scientist...

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs H E Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani yesterday made a phone call to Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran H E Dr. Mohammad Javad Zarif....

 2020-11-29 16:40 

Al Arabiya

US election: Brazil's Bolsonaro holds back on recognizing Biden's victory...

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro — who sometimes has embraced the label "Trump of the Tropics" — said Sunday he'll wait a little longer before recognizin...

 2020-11-29 16:39 

ISNA

16 films selected in Entrepreneurship Documentary Section of "Cinema Verite"...

Tehran (ISNA) - 16 documentary films have been selected in the Entrepreneurship Documentary section of the 14th edition of "Cinema Verite" which is slated to be held in an online format in Tehran from Dec 8-14, 2020....

 2020-11-29 16:39 

Gulf Times

[ International ]

Ethiopia says military operation in Tigray region is over, hunt for Tigray leaders begins...

The Ethiopian government launched a manhunt on Sunday for leaders of a rebellious faction in the northern region of Tigray after announcing federal troops had taken over the regional capital and military operations were complete....

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