Category: GULF NEWS

Qasem Soleimani: Iran seeks Trump’s arrest over killing of general

Staff Writer- June 30, 2020

(UTV | TEHRAN) - Iran has issued an arrest warrant for US President Donald Trump over the killing of top Iranian commander Gen Qasem Soleimani ... Read More

Syria faces mass starvation or mass exodus without more aid, WFP says

Staff Writer- June 30, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Syria faces the risk of mass starvation or another mass exodus unless more aid money is made available, the head of ... Read More

Israel West Bank annexation rejected by European MPs in letter

Staff Writer- June 24, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - More than 1,000 parliamentarians from across Europe have signed a letter strongly opposing plans by Israel to annex parts of the ... Read More

Yemen crisis: Separatists take over ‘Galapagos of Indian Ocean’

Staff Writer- June 22, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Separatists are consolidating control after taking over an island known as the "Galapagos" of the Indian Ocean, at the same time ... Read More

Lebanon protests: Hundreds take to streets for second night

Staff Writer- June 13, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Hundreds of people have protested in cities across Lebanon for a second night over the handling of the country's economic crisis. ... Read More

US says Russia sent jets to Libya ‘mercenaries’

Staff Writer- May 27, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - The US military has accused Russia of sending fighter jets to Libya to support Russian mercenaries there. There was no immediate ... Read More

Coronavirus: Egypt doctors accuse government over medics’ deaths

Staff Writer- May 27, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Doctors have accused Egypt's health ministry of negligence in its handling of Covid-19 and said it bears "full responsibility" for medics' ... Read More

Trafficked Nigerian women rescued from Lebanon

Staff Writer- May 27, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Fifty trafficked Nigerian women have been rescued from Lebanon and returned home, Nigeria's foreign minister says. They have all been placed ... Read More

Coronavirus: Iran reopens Shia Muslim shrines after two-month closure

Staff Writer- May 27, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Iran has reopened its major Shia Muslim shrines, two months after they were closed to combat the coronavirus. Worshippers will be ... Read More

Coronavirus: Iran reopens Shia Muslim shrines after two-month closure

Staff Writer- May 26, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Iran has reopened its major Shia Muslim shrines, two months after they were closed to combat the coronavirus. Worshippers will be ... Read More