After US cuts, delays aid to Egypt, Kushner snubbed in Cairo

Cairo, Aug 23 Egypt's foreign ministry today snubbed White House adviser Jared Kushner and US officials who arrived with him in Cairo, apparently in protest over the Trump administration's move to...

Aug 23, 2017 7:06 PM | Newsscroll

Egypt criticises US decision to cut aid

Cairo, Aug 23 Egypt today criticised a US decision to reduce financial aid and withhold some military assistance as a "misjudgment" of strategic ties between the two allies.The foreign ministry said...

Aug 23, 2017 5:13 PM | Newsscroll

Suspected militants kill 2 policemen in Egypt's Sinai

El-Arish (Egypt), Aug 15 Egyptian security officials say suspected Islamic militants have shot dead two policemen in el-Arish, capital of the turbulent north of the Sinai Peninsula, where an Islamic...

Aug 16, 2017 2:04 AM | Newsscroll

Palestinian Authority to free arrested journalists: lawyer

Ramallah (Palestinian Territories), Aug 14 The Palestinian Authority decided to release five journalists today after arresting them last week, their lawyer said, a day after political rivals Hamas...

Aug 14, 2017 7:38 PM | Newsscroll

Egypt police kills 3 jihadists behind anti-Copt attacks:

ministryCairo, Aug 10 Egypt's interior ministry said today its forces had killed three jihadists suspected of involvement in deadly attacks against the country's Coptic Christian minority.An officer...

Aug 10, 2017 10:57 PM | Newsscroll

Israel moves ahead on underground wall around Gaza

Jerusalem, Aug 10 Israel is pushing ahead with a project to build a giant underground wall around the Gaza Strip to block tunnels that could be used for attacks, the army said today.The project...

Aug 10, 2017 4:49 PM | Newsscroll

Egypt sentences 8 to death in police killings

Cairo, Jul 29 An Egyptian criminal court today preliminarily sentenced eight people to death over charges of murder during an attack on a police station in a Cairo suburb in 2013.The ruling referred...

Jul 29, 2017 6:47 PM | Newsscroll

India can meet any challenge: MoS Singh on al-Qaeda in J&K

Jammu, Jul 29 Union minister Jitendra Singh today  played down reports of former Hizbul Mujahideen commander Zakir Musa being named as the head of al-Qaeda's cell in Jammu and Kashmir, saying India...

Jul 29, 2017 6:09 PM | Newsscroll

Hamburg supermarket attacker was 'known Islamist'

Hamburg, Jul 29 The suspect who killed a man with a knife in Hamburg supermarket was a known Islamist, German officials said today, adding that his motives remained unclear as he also suffered from...

Jul 29, 2017 5:45 PM | Newsscroll

Sharif paid price for being democratic in military-dominated country: Defence expert

New Delhi [India] July 28 : Defence expert Qamar Agha on Friday said that 'disqualified' Pakistan Prime Minster Nawaz Sharif has paid the price of being democratic in a military-dominated...

Jul 27, 2017 6:50 PM | Newsscroll