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UAE expats get taste of Ramadan traditional sweets

Nida Mohammed drove for more than an hour from Fujairah to Sharjah in the UAE just to buy special Iraqi sweets and juices for...

Ten million people displaced internally by conflict in 2018: monitors

Conflict forced more than 10 million people to flee their homes to live elsewhere within their own country last year, bringing the total number...

Sri Lankan attacks example of ISIS spreading from Iraq, Syria into Afghanistan: Iran FM...

The Islamic State (ISIS) has been "airlifted" from Iraq and Syria into Afghanistan and one example of it is the barbaric attack in Sri...

Millions of children miss measles shots, creating outbreaks

More than 20 million children a year missed out on measles vaccines across the world in the past eight years, laying a path of...

China wins Belt and Road fans but criticism persists

President Xi Jinping will lead a hard sales push at a Beijing summit this week, to corral more countries into a global infrastructure project...

Afghanistan’s Ghani offers talks with Taliban ‘without preconditions’

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani offered recognition of the Taliban as a legitimate political group on Wednesday as part of a proposed political process that...
UK jihadis

Tory peer urges further surveillance in fight against UK jihadis

by REENA KUMAR INDIVIDUALS with suspected extremist views should be subjected to greater vigilance and surveillance, Britain’s former counter extremism minister has said. Lord Tariq Ahmad,...
Rahul Jai

Award winning film spotlights plight of India’s textile workers

  It was a childhood memory of time spent at his grandfather's textile mill in Gujarat that inspired Indian film student Rahul Jain to focus...

Whitehall terror suspect was involved in bomb-making in Afghanistan

A man arrested near Parliament last month was involved in bomb-making in Afghanistan in 2012, it was alleged Wednesday as he appeared in court...
Asian men

Asian men involved in sham marriages in Scotland with women trafficked into slavery

Criminal gangs are tricking East Europeans into sham Scottish marriages with Asian men - selling the women for sex, labour and passports – in...