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Human Rights Watch executives barred from entering Egypt  Aug 12, 2:30 pm
London, Aug 12 (ANI): Egypt has barred the executive director of Human Rights Watch and another senior staff member from entering the country.
York University professor delivers lecture on "The Social Fragmentation of Iraq" at Amity  Aug 9, 2:32 pm
Noida, Aug 9 (ANI): Prof. Thabit A.J. Abdullah-Associate Professor of Middle East History and Associate Dean for External Relations at the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, York University in Toronto, Canada visited Amity University, here and delivered an interesting lecture on "The Social Fragmentation of Iraq".
Israel spied on Kerry during 2013 Middle East peace negotiations: Report  Aug 4, 12:04 pm
Washington, August 4 (ANI): A German publication has revealed that Israel's intelligence agencies intercepted the United States Secretary of State John Kerry's calls during 2013 Middle east peace negotiations.
'Free Gaza' tweets leave 'baffled' Gazza fans worried about hero's future  Jul 30, 2:13 pm
London, July 30 (ANI): Fans of former England international Paul Gascoigne, popularly known as 'Gazza', were left baffled and got worried about their hero's future after a 'Free Gaza' campaign went up on Twitter.
Is Maldives becoming new Jehadi centre, asks Scholar Tufail Ahmad   Jul 29, 4:04 pm
New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): Tufail Ahmad, director of South Asia Studies Project at the Middle East Media Research Institute, Washington DC feels that under Saudi-Pakistani influence, the Maldivian society is being pushed into the jihadist path.
Met BJP leaders to brief them about situation in Middle East: Israel Deputy Ambassador  Jul 18, 5:39 pm
New Delhi, July 18 (ANI): Israel Deputy Ambassador Yahel Vilan on Friday said the purpose behind meeting Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ministers was to brief India about the situation in the Middle East for a better understanding.
World's largest shopping mall with theme park to come up in Dubai   Jul 7, 10:28 am
London, July 7 (ANI): The Middle East emirate has announced their plans to build the world's largest shopping mall titled "The Mall of the World" in Dubai, according to reports.
Australian Consulate General congratulates Woolmark Prize winners  Jul 4, 6:07 pm
Mumbai, July 4 (ANI): The Australian Consul General in Mumbai, Mark Pierce, has congratulated Rahul Mishra, winner of the 2014 Woolmark Prize and the India and Middle East finalists for the 2014/15 Woolmark Prize at a celebratory dinner to mark the event.
Muslim nations in the Middle East fear extremism  Jul 3, 2:49 pm
Dhaka, July 3 (ANI): According to a Pew Research Centre survey, the majority of Middle Eastern countries with a large Muslim population fear Islamic extremism and maintain negative views of extremist organizations like Hezbollah, Hamas, Al-Qaeda and the Taliban.
Support for extremism wanes in Muslim-dominated countries: Survey  Jul 3, 11:04 am
Karachi, July 03 (ANI): A survey has revealed that 66 percent of Pakistanis are concerned about religious extremism while 59 percent do not sympathize with the Taliban militants.
Steep rise in number of Islamic militant groups since 2010, new study finds  Jun 5, 12:31 pm
Washington, June 5 (ANI): A new report released by Rand Corp has revealed that Islamic militant groups in the world have been increasing in number since 2010.
Irani nonconformist executed for 'enmity against God'  Jun 2, 3:02 pm
Washington, June 2(ANI): An Iranian nonconformist has been reportedly executed by hanging for 'enmity against God' despite protests by human rights groups.
Pope calls for 'urgent' end to Syrian war  May 25, 9:04 am
London, May 25 (ANI): Pope Francis has called for an 'urgent' need for a peaceful solution to the Syrian crisis.
Drugs that could help in fight against MERS-coronavirus revealed  May 20, 9:48 am
Washington, May 20 (ANI): Researchers have identified a number of existing pharmaceutical drugs and compounds under development that may offer effective therapies against Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS).
Shah Rukh Khan graces Forbes Middle East cover   May 14, 4:02 pm
New Delhi, May 14 (ANI): Shah Rukh Khan has graced the cover of a special edition of Forbes Middle East as he made it to the magazine's 'Top Indian Leaders in the Arab World' list.
Abducted Nigerian girls could be auctioned off as sex slaves if rescue fails  May 9, 12:28 pm
Washington, May 9 (ANI): The girls abducted by the Islamist militant group Boko Haram could reportedly be auctioned off as slaves or child brides in the human trafficking market across the globe, if they are not rescued soon.
MERS virus can spread from camels to humans  May 3, 2:22 pm
Washington, May 3 (ANI): The recently emerged Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) can be transmitted from camel to man, it has been found.
Soon, vaccination to provide immunity against MERS virus  May 1, 12:45 pm
Washington, May 1 (ANI): In a major breakthrough in the field of medicine, scientists have successfully developed a new vaccine that produces immunity against the recently emerged Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV).
Antibodies against deadly emerging disease MERS identified  Apr 29, 9:07 am
Washington, April 29 (ANI): Scientists have identified natural human antibodies against the virus that causes Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), a step toward developing treatments for the newly emerging and often-fatal disease.
Eurasian Media Forum stirs debate on Ukraine, global affairs  Apr 25, 11:49 am
Astana (Kazakhstan), Apr.25 (ANI): With the world's attention focused on events in Ukraine and the changing dynamics in the Middle East, a three-day Eurasian Media Forum meeting held here from April 23 to 25, became the focal point for debate on these issues.
7 in 10 Middle East viewers believe Hollywood content is 'morally harmful'  Apr 17, 1:30 pm
Washington, Apr 17, (ANI): Nearly 68 percent of Middle East audiences believe films or other entertainment programmes should be banned altogether if they are found offensive, a new survey has found.
Deadly MERS virus outbreak sends alarm bells ringing in Mideast  Apr 14, 3:04 pm
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): Saudi Arabia has reportedly confirmed an outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, or MERS in the kingdom amid criticism that the nation wasn't doing enough to contain the deadly virus.
Global growth rate of devices to grow by 6.9 percent in 2014: Survey  Apr 1, 4:36 pm
Johannesburg, April 1 (ANI): The global growth rate of mobile devices is reportedly predicted to grow by 6.9 percent in 2014, a survey has revealed.
Ferguson's illegally translated autobiography selling like 'hot cakes' in Iran  Mar 25, 3:10 pm
London, Mar. 25 (ANI): Former Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson's fans in the Middle East have been reportedly purchasing copies of his autobiography that has been illegally translated into Farsi by the locals, in large amounts.
India should engage, not intervene in the Middle-East: Experts  Mar 22, 12:48 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 22 (ANI): On the third day of an interactive seminar on Transformations in West Asia: The Next Steps', experts discussed what the fluid situation in a rapidly changing Middle East means to India, and whether it could use its influence to offer guidance to the troubled region.