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Hamas ends rule over Gaza, invites PM Rami Hamdallah

Gaza: The Hamas movement, which has ruled the Gaza Strip since 2007, announced on Sunday that it was ready to hand over the territory...

Lord Buddha Would Have Helped Rohingya Muslims, Says Dalai Lama

New Delhi: Amid mounting international concern over the treatment of the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Sunday said that...

Death toll rises to 61 in powerful Mexico earthquake

The worst-hit city was Juchitan, on the narrow waist of Oaxaca known as the Isthmus, where 36 quake victims died. One of the most powerful...

New fires ravage Rohingya villages in northwest Myanmar

Up to eight villages were burned down on Friday in a part of northwest Myanmar where large numbers of Muslim Rohingya had been sheltering...

​Suu Kyi says Myanmar working to ‘protect’ Rohingyas

Suu Kyi, a Nobel Peace laureate, told Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during a telephone call that her government makes "sure that all the...

Nearly 90,000 Rohingya flee Myanmar violence in 10 days

Nearly 90,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh in the last 10 days, uprooted by reported rapes, murders and acts of arson by the Myanmar army. Vivian Tan, regional spokesperson for UNHCR, told...

Israeli troops reportedly shot 21-year-old Raed al-Salhi five times at close range at a...

A 21-year-old Palestinian man has died from his wounds weeks after being shot by Israeli soldiers at a refugee camp in the occupied West...

Pilgrims return to Makkah as Hajj winds down

MAKKAH: More than two million pilgrims participating in the Hajj this week began returning to Makkah on Sunday for final prayers as the world’s...

Rohingya exodus continues after 73,000 flee Myanmar Aid officials say camps are facing ‘tremendous...

"Most of the people coming in are completely exhausted, some of them say they haven't eaten in days and some are completely traumatised by...

Saudi Arabia represents the heart of the Muslim world, strives to achieve solidarity, says...

JEDDAH: King Salman on Saturday held the annual reception at Mina Palace for heads of state, Islamic dignitaries, guests of the Custodian of the...

North Korea conducts 6th nuclear test, says it was Hydrogen bomb

Pyongyang , September 3 (ANI):North Korea on Sunday announced that it has successfully conducted a test of a hydrogen bomb that is meant to be...

Mastermind behind Blue Whale suicide game, a Russian girl, arrested

Moscow , September 1 (ANI): A 17-year-old Russian girl, accused of being the mastermind behind the infamous Blue Whale Game, has been arrested. The Russian Police officers...