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Retired U.S. Air Force General compares objective of military airstrikes to 'casual sex' without commitment  Sep 15, 1:16 pm
Washington, Sep 15 (ANI): Retired U.S. Air Force General Michael Hayden has likened the objective of military airstrikes in the Middle East to casual sex as it offers satisfaction but with little or no commitment.
Arab countries offer a helping hand to US for taking on ISIS in Iraq  Sep 15, 9:12 am
London, Sep 15 (ANI): A report has said that several Arab countries have offered to take part in air strikes against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants in Iraq.
Kerry says Egypt critical in fighting IS extremists  Sep 14, 3:56 pm
London, Sept. 14 (ANI): US Secretary of State John Kerry has announced that Egypt has a key role to play in countering Islamic State (IS) militants in Iraq and Syria.
Ten Arab nations join hands with US to counter ISIS in Iraq, Syria  Sep 12, 11:36 am
London, Sep 12 (ANI): A report has said that 10 Arab nations have agreed to help the United States to combat the expansion of the militant group, Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
Al Qaeda, IS militants ramp up efforts to launch massive cyber attack on U.S.  Sep 11, 5:38 pm
New York, Sep 11 (ANI): Al Qaeda and Islamic State (IS) jihadists in the Middle East are ramping up efforts to launch a huge cyber attack on the United States.
UK military planning three new bases in Middle East to fight IS  Sep 10, 2:19 pm
London, Sep 10 (ANI): The military in the UK is planning to set up new bases in the Middle East to better combat the extremist militant group IS.
US 'core coalition' will need Middle East military boots to defeat IS, say analysts  Sep 9, 2:49 pm
Washington, Sep 09 (ANI): Experts say that a 10-nation group gathered by the US to fight Islamic State in Syria and Iraq may not be able to defeat the extremist group without the help of Middle East nations surrounding the IS' self declared caliphate.
Middle East wars could lead to food-security crisis in future  Sep 8, 3:40 pm
London, September 8 (ANI): Scientists have said that the violent turmoil in the Middle East could lead to starvation in the future.
Bollywood movies get window to Middle Eastern territories via iTunes  Sep 6, 11:38 am
Washington, Sept 6 (ANI): Middle East film distributor, Front Row Filmed Entertainment, has given an opportunity to Arabic and Bollywood distributors to share their movies with 8 territories across the Middle East via iTunes.
US govt better at communicating on Twitter than news organizations: Study  Sep 5, 1:45 pm
Washington, Sep 05 (ANI): A study has revealed that the United States government is doing a better job at communicating with people in sensitive areas like the Middle East on Twitter without any participation from the traditional news media.
Al-Zawahiri announces setting up of new wing of Al-Qaeda in South Asia  Sep 4, 10:25 am
New Delhi, Sept.04 (ANI): In a chilling video message released by Al-Qaeda's media arm, terrorist leader Ayman al-Zawahiri announced the creation of a new branch of the organization in South Asia.
India, Japan stress on energy security, world peace  Sep 1, 5:38 pm
Tokyo, Sept.1 (ANI): Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and Shinzo Abe on Monday stressed their shared interests with respect to energy security and a desire for a stable and peaceful Middle East, West Asia and the Gulf regions.
Obama admits US doesn't have strategy to combat ISIS in Syria  Aug 29, 11:58 am
Washington, Aug 29 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama has reportedly said that the nation does not have a strategy to combat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in Syria.
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.
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