JNN 31 Jan 2016 New York : The apparent Israeli-Saudi alliance, even though hidden from the masses for now, matches the interests of the US in the Middle East and Western Asia. Washington hopes that this will weaken anti-Israeli feelings in the Arab and Muslim world, create a reliable counterweight in the region to a possible strengthening of Iran, and isolate to the extent Shiite groups. Continue reading
JNN 27 Jan 2016 Moscow—According to Russian daily Novaya Gazeta, Mr. Dmitry Peskov ,the press spokesman for the Russian President, lambasted the Saudi regime in his weekly press conference for sowing terrorism and backing al-Qaeda inspired guerrillas throughout the crisis-hit Syria. Continue reading
JNN 25 Jan 2016 New York : Judge Carolyn Walker-Diallo, a Muslim woman, took oath as a civil court judge in New York on Thursday, while swearing to abide by the US Constitution placing her hand on the Holy Quran. Continue reading
JNN 23 Jan 2016 Dubai : Residents in the Al Barsha neighborhood of Dubai might have noticed a stranger roaming their streets Thursday when a lion went out for a stroll. Continue reading
JNN 25 Jan 2016 Manama : A court in Bahrain has sentenced 23 people to 10 years in prison each over their alleged involvement in an attack on Al Khalifa regime forces in the Persian Gulf Arab kingdom.
JNN 24 Jan 2016 New York : New York City and Long Island were under a travel ban Saturday, including all transit from New Jersey bridges and tunnels into and out of the city as a deadly blizzard left major cities, roadways and airports along the East Coast largely immobilized. Continue reading
JNN 24 Jan 2016 Sanaa : The Yemeni Army and Popular Ansarullah forces’ missile attack on a Saudi-led Aggression command center in Ma’rib killed over 120 mercenaries, including the Saudi, UAE and US officers.
JNN 18 Jan 2016 Vienna : Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has described the nuclear deal with world powers, implemented Saturday in Vienna, as a “golden page” in the country’s history. He told lawmakers that it was also a long-awaited opportunity for Tehran’s economy to cut its “umbilical cord” to oil. Continue reading
JNN 15 Jan 2016 Damascus : Tens of wanted militants turned themselves in to the Syrian authorities as government troops continue to gain ground across the Arab country. Continue reading
JNN 01 Jan 2016 Tehran : Tehran has severed its commercial ties with Riyadh, its government announced on Thursday. The move comes amid a diplomatic rift between the two nations following the execution of a prominent Shia cleric by Saudi authorities. Continue reading
JNN 06 Jan 2016 Manama : Bahraini regime forces have reportedly detained another Shia cleric following protests in the tiny Persian Gulf Arab country against Saudi Arabia’s recent execution of prominent Shia scholar Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr.
JNN 01 Jan 2016 Dubai : A 5-star Dubai hotel became engulfed in flames as the city was preparing for New Year’s Eve celebrations, injuring 16 people. Firefighters battled to bring the fire under control at the 302-meter tall Address Downtown Dubai. Continue reading
JNN 04 Jan 2016 RIYADH: Saudi Arabia executed a Prominent Shia cleric and a number of Al Qaeda members on Saturday, signalling it would go to any Limit to save their falling Monarchy , which may cause stirring sectarian anger across the region.
JNN O1 Jan 2016 London : New Year’s Eve celebrations have kicked off with lavish fireworks displays as people around the world usher in 2016. However, some cities remain on high alert in the wake of terror threats. Continue reading
JNN 31 Dec 2015 ISLAMABAD : On the morning of September 12, the female principal of a Lahore-based Islamic center left home along with her four children telling her husband that she was going to Kasur for Dars-e-Quran but never returned. Continue reading