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December 11, 2018 12:00 AM Israel becomes member of watchdog on money laundering

OCCUPIED-AL-QUDS: Israel on Monday became a full member of the global financial watchdog on money laundering and terror financing, officials said, after having previously been blacklisted by the organisation. Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked said that membership of the Paris-based Financial Action Task Force (FATF) would make Israel part of the group of countries

November 26, 2018 12:00 AM Chad president in first-ever visit to Israel

JERUSALEM: Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno is due to arrive in Israel on Sunday for a first-ever visit to the country, decades after diplomatic relations were severed between the two nations. It will be the first visit by a leader of the Muslim-majority West African nation to the Jewish State, leading Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to dub the occasion 4

November 26, 2018 12:00 AM Israel re-arrests Palestinian Jerusalem governor

JERUSALEM: Israeli police arrested the Palestinian governor of Jerusalem for the second time in as many months, a spokesman said Sunday, after reports of an investigation related to a land sale. Adnan Gheith was arrested in east Jerusalem overnight, police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said in a statement, without providing further details. Israeli security 4

November 16, 2018 12:00 AM MMA’s ‘million march’ vows to continue movement

LAHORE: Addressing the MMA’s Namoos-e-Risalat ‘million march’, Maulana Fazlur Rahman said movement would continue till the acceptance of demands and rallies would be held at district and tehsil levels regularly. He said next ‘million march’ would be held in Sukkur on November 25. The ‘million march’ was converted into a public meeting in view of security

November 14, 2018 12:00 AM Explain stance on Aasia, Israel, asks Siraj

LAHORE: Jamaat-e-Islami ameer Senator Sirajul Haq has demanded the government explain its position forthwith on two issues; if Aasia Masih is in the country and if the PTI owns its woman MNA’s proposal floated in the parliament for the recognition of Israel. If Aasia Masih has already been sent abroad, it means it was all pre-planned and the Supreme 3

November 10, 2018 12:00 AM Qatari cash reaches Gaza

Palestinian civil servants formed long queues in Gaza on Friday to receive Qatari-funded salaries, as part of efforts to ease tensions in and around the impoverished territory. A total of $90 million is to be distributed in six monthly instalments of $15 million, according to authorities, primarily to cover salaries of officials working for Hamas, the Islamist 6

October 30, 2018 9:29 AM Opposition Leader accepts FM Qureshi's explanation over 'Israeli aircraft'

ISLAMABAD: Opposition Leader in the National Assembly Shahbaz Sharif on Tuesday accepted the explanation given by Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi about the alleged arrival of an Israeli plane in Islamabad. Speaking in the National Assembly, the minister said the report about the Realist plane is fabricated and there is no truth in it. "Despite 2

October 29, 2018 11:54 AM Israeli minister in unprecedented visit to UAE mosque

Israeli minister Miri Regev on Monday shared a video on Facebook of her touring a famed mosque in the United Arab Emirates, in an unprecedented visit by a cabinet member. The culture and sport minister, known for controversial comments about Arabs, was dressed in a red abaya with a white scarf covering her hair at Abu Dhabi's Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque 15 1

October 28, 2018 6:25 AM Pakistan not establishing any kind of ties with Israel, says President Arif Alvi

ISLAMABAD: President Arif Alvi has dismissed reports about landing of Israeli plane in Islamabad and termed these 'concocted and baseless'. Talking to media before his departure for Turkey in the wee hours of Sunday, Dr Arif Alvi also ruled out establishing any kind of relations with Israel. He said, "Pakistan highlighted atrocities in Indian occupied 6

October 28, 2018 1:54 AM Oman says time to accept Israel in region, offers help for peace

MANAMA: Oman described Israel as an accepted Middle East state on Saturday, a day after hosting a surprise visit by its prime minister that Washington said could help regional peace efforts. Oman is offering ideas to help Israel and the Palestinians to come together but is not acting as mediator, Yousuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah, the sultanates minister 4