Iran has marked the beginning of the fasting month of Ramadan.
According to FAO, a hungry red beetle is threatening Tunisia's famed date palm plantations.
A Chinese farmer is finally living the dream in his carriage with his own ‘iron horse’ after 12 years of work.
An activist says Israeli authorities agreed to a deal with the Palestinian hunger strikers out of fear.
The United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations has approved a bill to impose new sanctions on Iran over its missile program which Tehran says only serves defensive purposes.
A spacious car-racing track outside the Iranian capital has hosted the first leg of a National Rally competition.
Literary figures commemorate Allama Mohammad Iqbal in a ceremony held in Pakistan’s port city of Karachi.
Muslims in mainly-Orthodox Ukraine have gathered in a mosque in Kiev to mark the beginning of Ramadan with prayers in an atmosphere of religious reverence.
A political expert says Egypt is feeling the impact of the chaos in Libya, which is still grappling with the aftermath of a US-led NATO invasion in 2011.
LeBron James scored 35 points, as the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Boston Celtics 135-102 to clinch their third straight Eastern Conference title and advance to the NBA finals.
Danish artist Thomas Dambo has created an art project which inspires people to explore Copenhagen’s forests by hiding six giant sculptures throughout six different municipalities in the area.
A political analyst says Saudi Arabia has been actively supporting Daesh terrorists in Iraq and Syria.
Iraqi forces call on civilians inside at least seven sub-districts in Mosul’s Old City to evacuate the areas ahead of a key offensive against Daesh terrorists.
Iran's team has claimed the AFC U-20 Futsal Championship title after defeating Iraq 2-0 in Bangkok, Thailand.
Snooker enthusiasts in Iran are hopeful that the sport would soon be able to open a place in the world Olympic Games.
Yemeni people are preparing for the fasting month of Ramadan.
The World Food Program has warned that more than 1.2 million South Sudanese refugees in Uganda are facing a massive food crisis.
Thousands of Iranians have taken to the streets of Tehran in solidarity with Bahrain’s prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim.
Georgia has marked its Independence Day with a wide range of festive events.
An analyst says a report by the so-called Syrian Observatory for Human Rights on US-led air raids in Syria proves Washington’s support for Daesh terrorists.
An analyst says US allegations about Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election is a “hoax.”
Romania has unveiled its first humanoid robot. It can grab, hold, drop and even answer questions.
A space company has launched the maiden flight of its battery-powered 3D printed rocket in New Zealand.
Iran is hosting the 6th International Innovation and technology exhibition.
Members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC and 11 non-OPEC countries have decided to extend a deal to cut two percent of global oil output.
Hezbollah’s leader says a Saudi attempt to weaken the resistance movement will be in vain.
Iran marks World MS day, an event aimed at raising awareness about the disease and campaigning for patients affected by multiple sclerosis.
The UK is entering its 4th day with the security threat level remaining at critical.
The health condition of Palestinian hunger strikers has started to deteriorate, as they keep rejecting food on the 6th week of their protest action.
The Indian government has decided to raise over 350 million US dollars to fund clean energy projects at home.
In the run up to the general election in Britain, the country's Muslim community is being urged to vote and help remove the Conservative government.
Ukrainian government troops and pro-Russia fighters continue to violate the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine.
US President Donald Trump has criticized his NATO allies during summit in Brussels for not contributing enough money to the military alliance.
France have made it through to the Round of 16 of the FIFA Under-20 World Cup after defeating Vietnam 4-0 in their Group E encounter in S Korea on Thursday.
Pakistan has failed to achieve its key economic targets due to deteriorating security in parts of the country.
Almost 40 days have passed since the start of a mass hunger strike by Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails.
Manchester United won Europa League title and earned their place in next season’s Champions League with a commanding 2-0 victory over Ajax.
Africans across the world are celebrating Africa Day. The day marks the anniversary of the foundation of the Organization of African Unity, now known as the African Unity, back in 1963.
Grown in the country for centuries, rose has been a major theme in the Iranian culture. Every year in spring, Iranians hold special celebrations for the flower, called the Rose and Rosewater Festival.
An academic says the new arms deal between Washington and Riyadh is a disaster for the Middle East which would only further destabilize the region.
London hosted the “Chelsea in bloom” festival, one of the greatest and most prestigious flower shows in the world.
An analyst says the root cause of the deadly attack in Manchester is Western interventions in the Middle East.
Thousands of protesters carrying effigies of Donald Trump have marched through Brussels after the US president arrived for talks with the EU and NATO.
Iran have advanced to the 2017 AFC U-20 futsal championship final, after defeating Thailand 7-5 on Wednesday.
One of the biggest annual food and agriculture exhibitions in Asia is being held in Tehran with a large number of foreign and domestic companies taking part in the event.
Yemeni officials and activists have been calling on the international community to help them with the deteriorating humanitarian situation amid an ongoing Saudi war.
Russian Minister of International Affairs and Economic Relations Denis Afanasiev says Iran is near the front of the queue for business opportunities and trade in Russia and the Caspian Sea.
Rights activists in the UK are urging the international community to hold the Al Khalifah regime to account for its bloody crackdown in the town of Diraz and its surroundings.
On the occasion of the liberation of the port city of Khorramshahr during the Iran-Iraq war, Iranians remember the day and honor the sacrifices made to liberate the city.
A peace activist says due to Washington's influence the United Nations is unable to move from statements to action regarding the war on Yemen.
British Prime Minister Theresa May has raised the UK terror threat level to its highest level of "critical", warning that further attacks may be imminent.
An analyst says Britain’s foreign policy and its warmongering in other countries are to blame for a recent terrorist attack in Manchester.
The war of words heats up between India and Pakistan after Islamabad says it will raise the issue of Kashmir at the International Court of Justice.
US President Donald Trump’s visit to Italy began in Rome on Tuesday amidst tight security and protests.
International week against enforced disappearances observed in Pakistan
A new analysis of the electorate data reveals that black and minority ethnic voters in the UK have the power to seriously influence the upcoming general elections.
Palestinians in the Gaza Strip are preparing for the holy month of Ramadan. The territory is suffering from various economic hardships caused by Israel’s 10-year siege.
Iran’s 12th presidential election and the 5th city and village council elections were held concurrently on May 19th.
Palestinians have held a rally in the besieged Gaza Strip, condemning US president’s visit to the region.
In a joint press conference with his Palestinian counterpart in the West Bank, US President Donald Trump has called for more efforts to establish peace in the region.
The corruption trial of former South Korean President Park Geun-hye began Tuesday in Seoul.
A political commentator says the Manama regime has got the green light from the United States to repress the Bahraini opposition.
A political expert says Saudi Arabia is responsible for storming the residence of Sheikh Isa Qassim, the spiritual leader of Bahrain’s Shia majority.
Catalonia’s President Carles Puigdemont has laid out his government's plan to hold a referendum on independence from Spain this year.
Iranian president Hassan Rouhani has held his first press conference since securing another term in office by winning the May 19 presidential election.
The support for Palestinian prisoners on hunger-strike in Israeli jails continues to gain momentum in Gaza where a general strike was observed on Monday.
Foreign investors have lost their appetite for Turkey and its housing market.
Pakistan’s Supreme Court has expressed its satisfaction with the progress of an investigation into Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family’s allegations of corruption.
Police have clashed with members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria while they were peacefully protesting to demand the release of their jailed leader.
Palestinians in the West Bank and Jerusalem al-Quds have gone on a general strike in a show of support for hanger striking prisoners in Israeli jails.
Saudi King Salman and the US president Donald Trump’s allegation against Iran during the Arab-Islamic-American Summit in Riyadh.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in remains steadfast in his approach to engage with North Korea, despite the policy of pressure and sanctions pursued by the US.
An analyst says Trump's speech in Riyadh was very disturbing because the agenda of the US, Saudi Arabia and the Persian Gulf states is to foster terrorism.
For the 3rd consecutive year, Palestinians in the Gaza Strip have been denied their right to perform the minor Hajj or Umrah in Saudi Arabia.
A political analyst says the US president is promoting a policy of isolating Iran, which is in clear violation of a nuclear deal between Iran and the P5 +1.
A political commentator says the mass protest action by Palestinian prisoners is successfully drawing international attention to the plight of the oppressed nation as a whole.
A former American diplomat says the US administration adopts its policy towards Saudi Arabia based on what interest groups are dictating.
Chelsea celebrated their title of the English Premier League and captain John Terry's last game at Stamford Bridge by thrashing Sunderland 5-1.
Real Madrid won their 33rd La Liga title by defeating Malaga 2-0 on the final day of the season on Sunday.
Homs is now under full control of the Syrian army after the last batch of militants left the city.
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been elected by the AKP as party leader in a congress held in the Turkish capital Ankara.
Iraqi lawmakers have condemned a Bahraini court’s ruling on Sheikh Isa Qassim.
A coalition of Palestinian factions has called for a day of rage concurrent with a scheduled visit by US President Donald Trump to the West Bank.
Indian-controlled Kashmir has observed a shutdown to mark the death anniversary of 2 of its pro-independence leaders.
An analyst says the verdict against Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim is a mockery of justice and yet another criminal act by the dictatorial regime in Bahrain.
Real Madrid have held a training session ahead of their last La Liga match of the season at Malaga.
Bayern Munich bid farewell to the retiring Philipp Lahm and Xabi Alonso in spectacular style as part of their Bundesliga title celebrations on Saturday.
A floating clinic with specialists of various medical disciplines on board , brings medical care to isolated communities of northern Siberia.
The high voter turnout showed that despite all problems, Iranian people do not want any foreign interference in their domestic affairs, a political analyst says.
The 82 Chibok schoolgirls recently freed from Boko Haram captivity in Nigeria have met their parents for the first time in three years.
Yemeni protesters have poured into the streets of the capital Sana'a to denounce the US and Saudi Arabia over two years of death and destruction brought on their war-ravaged country.