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BBC News - Middle East
The latest stories from the Middle East section of the BBC News web site.   08/20/2014 07:34 AM

Foley 'barbaric murder' shocks West     08/20/2014   06:43 AM

The US, UK and France voice abhorrence at the apparent beheading of American journalist James Foley by an Islamic State (IS) militant.

Israel strike 'targeted Hamas chief'     08/20/2014   07:28 AM

Hamas says militant chief Mohammed Deif is alive and leading its response to Israeli air strikes that killed 19 people in Gaza, including his wife and child.

Iran MPs dismiss science minister     08/20/2014   05:53 AM

Iran's parliament votes to dismiss Science Minister Reza Faraji-Dana, dealing a blow to reformist President Hassan Rouhani.

UN launches northern Iraq aid push     08/19/2014   02:09 PM

The UN launches an operation to reach more than 500,000 people displaced by fighting in northern Iraq is launched by the UN refugee agency UNHCR.

Saudis executed for drugs possession     08/19/2014   03:39 AM

Saudi Arabia executes four relatives for drugs possession, amid what Amnesty International calls a "disturbing" surge in the use of the death penalty.

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Ex-minister in India refutes love child claim     08/20/2014   12:23 AM

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) A former federal minister has denied the allegation made by a 47-year-old Gujarat-based widow that he had tied the knot with her in 2005 and is the father ...

Intensive exhaustive household survey stalls Telangana     08/20/2014   12:23 AM

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Nearly 400000 government employees teachers and student volunteers began the house-to-house survey at 7am in the city and at 8am in other parts of the stat...

Surviving a typhoon in Leyte and rebuilding lives     08/20/2014   12:23 AM

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Its not yet a year since the worlds most devastating storm reached landfall and while aid workers began pulling out last month recovery efforts are far fro...

Pakistan army urges talks as protesters await political showdown     08/20/2014   12:23 AM

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Imran Khan the former cricket star and now chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf (PTI) and preacher Tahir Ul Qadri have led days of protests demanding ...

Yoga guru BKS Iyengar dies of kidney failure     08/20/2014   12:23 AM

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Iyengar started his yoga school in 1973 in the western city of Pune developing a unique form of the practice that he said anyone could follow.BKS Iyengar t... Sports Sports   08/20/2014 07:34 AM

Kuwait defeats Persipura Jayapura of Indonesia 3-2 in AFC Cup     08/19/2014   06:37 PM

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) Kuwait Club soccer team on Tuesday beat Persipura Jayapura of Indonesia 3-2 in the quarter-finals of the Asian Football Confederation's AFC Cup...

Qatar- Teams gear up for tight contest     08/19/2014   06:07 PM

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The competition for the title could be wide open this year with many clubs making smart acquisitions over the summer break. Who will be the winner is diffi...

Qatar- QSL launches new season cards scheme     08/19/2014   06:06 PM

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The Qatar Stars League (QSL) is excited to announce the launch of the new season cards scheme, a single card that provides QSL fans the opportunity to atte...

Qatar- Football Rewards to spice up QSL season     08/19/2014   06:05 PM

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The Qatar Stars League (QSL) and Qatar Airways yesterday announced details of a partnership that will see football fans of the Qatar Stars League (QSL) clu...

Qatar- Hosts Al Hilal edge Al Sadd 1-0     08/19/2014   06:05 PM

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) UAE's Al Ain and Saudi Arabia's Al Hilal have one foot in the semi-finals of the AFC Champions League after winning their quarter-final first leg matches y...

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Ebola virus disease West Africaupdate 8 August 2014 E-mail Print     08/19/2014   10:23 PM

(MENAFN Press) GENEVA Switzerland August 8 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Epidemiology and surveillanceBetween 5 and 6 August 2014 a total of 68 new cases of Ebola virus...

Tidy Books Launches Personalised Childrens Bookcases in a bid to get Kids Reading     08/18/2014   11:34 PM

(MENAFN Press) Award winning company Tidy Books famous for its innovative children's bookcases which encourage kids to read launches its new personalised bookcase and bunk bed she...

Photographer Seeks Funding to Document How Syrian Refugees in Jordan Are Rebuilding Their Lives     08/18/2014   09:34 PM

(MENAFN Press) Russell Chapman has established an Indiegogo campaign requesting donations to fund this trip. The campaign will remain open for donations through September 24 2014....

In Push for Innovation and Creativity Professor Quits Faculty Job And Becomes A Bestselling Author     08/19/2014   05:34 AM

(MENAFN Press) Morgan Giddings a former tenured professor with the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill successful scientific researcher and twice best-selling author is fea... is Launched Offering A Unique Angle On Items For Dog 038 Cat Lovers     08/19/2014   05:34 AM

(MENAFN Press) Not just content with selling products online this site offers unique insights and information pet lovers seek.JOLIET ILLINOIS August 19 2014. With all of the pet... Politics Politics   08/20/2014 07:34 AM

EU pays tribute to humanitarian aid workers     08/19/2014   07:06 PM

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) The European Union Tuesday paid tribute to humanitarian aid workers around the globe and expressed concern that attacks on them more frequent t...

OPCW confirms destruction of 600 tonnes of Syrian chemicals     08/19/2014   07:04 PM

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) The U.S. Vessel Cape Ray has completed destruction of its entire consignment of 600 metric tonnes of chemicals from Syria, Director-General of ...

Ethiopia becomes Africa's biggest refugee-hosting country - UNHCR     08/19/2014   07:02 PM

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) The UN High Commission of Refugees (UNHCR) said on Tuesday that Ethiopia has overtaken Kenya to become the largest refugee-hosting country in A...

EU calls for enquiry into attack on refugee convoy in Ukraine     08/19/2014   07:01 PM

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso spoke with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on the phone yesterday and today to discuss t...

Pakistan military takes control of Red Zone security     08/19/2014   06:56 PM

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) The security of the Red Zone, having embassies, the parliament, and important government offices in the Pakistani capital Islamabad, has been h...