Category: International

Singapore bans Islamic scholar Mufti Menk’s entry

Singapore has banned Islamic preacher and scholar Mufti Ismail Menk from entering the city-state, saying that his views promote religious discord, reported Al Jazeera on...

200 feared dead in tunnel accident at North Korea nuclear test site: report

More than 200 people are feared to have died when a tunnel caved in at North Korea’s nuclear test site after its latest detonation, a Japanese news report said on...

8 killed as truck driver plows through bike path in New York

A pickup driver killed eight people in New York on Tuesday, mowing down cyclists and pedestrians, before striking a school bus in the city’s first deadly attack...

Turkey, Azerbaijan bilateral ties strengthen with cooperation

On the second day of his official visit to Azerbaijan, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Azerbaijani President İlham Aliyev highlighted the existing cooperation...

Afghan govt for early development of Chabahar port

Afghanistan’s foreign minister asked India on Monday to expedite development of a strategic port in Iran to bolster a trade route for land-locked Central Asian...

New Hamas leader Haniyeh in Egypt to hold meeting on Gaza blockade

The new chief of Palestinian group Hamas Ismail Haniyeh arrived in Cairo Saturday to hold talks with senior Egyptian officials on his first such visit as leader, a...

Qatari emir, Saudi crown prince discuss starting dialogue to resolve crisis

Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani called Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman to initiate talks to resolve a three-month-old diplomatic crisis, Saudi state media...

Turkey, Malaysia discuss Myanmar violence

Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu discussed the worsening situation of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar with his Malaysian counterpart Anifah Aman in a Monday phone call....

Turkish pilgrims exemplary during Hajj season, Saudi culture minister says

SERDAR KARAGÖZ@serdarkaragoz Minister of Culture and Information of Saudi Arabia, Awwad bin Saleh Al-Awwad (L) and Daily Sabah editor-in-chief Serdar Karagöz Turkish...

Only way to resolve crisis is through diplomacy, Putin tells Moon

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in spoke by phone on Monday and resolutely condemned North Korea over its latest nuclear test,...