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New talks on Sudan civil rule Monday: protest movement
Sudan's army rulers and protesters are to hold fresh talks over handing power to a civilian administration Monday, a spokesperson for the protest movement told AFP.
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
Korean doctors help deaf and mute children seek treatment
Inside a South Korean UNIFIL barracks near Tyre, peacekeepers sit playing with deaf and mute Lebanese children, communicating with each other only in sign language.
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
Ban the boogie: South Sudan's capital shuts nightclubs
South Sudan's capital Juba will ban all clubs and limit bar hours due to alleged immoral acts taking place in night spots, the presidency said Saturday.
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
Site found for Golan 'Trump' settlement: Israel
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday that a site for a promised new settlement to be named after U.S. President Donald Trump had been chosen and formal approval was under (...)
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
Pakistan reaches accord with IMF on new bailout package: minister
Technical teams from Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund have reached agreement on a new three-year, $6 billion bailout package, Pakistani Finance Minister Hafeez Shaikh said Sunday.
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
Sidon Sea Castle to benefit from $165,000 restoration project
A $165,000 project to restore Sidon’s Sea Castle was launched Saturday as part of ongoing efforts to promote tourism in the historic southern Lebanese city.
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
Manchester City retain Premier League title
Manchester City retained the Premier League title on Sunday by thrashing Brighton 4-1 to finish a single point ahead of Liverpool after a nailbiting race.
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
4 vessels subjected to 'sabotage' near Fujairah port: UAE
Four commercial vessels were targeted by sabotage operations near the territorial waters of the United Arab Emirates without causing casualties, the foreign ministry said Sunday in a statement tweeted by state news agency (...)
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
Four commercial vessels were targeted by sabotage near UAE waters: UAE Foreign Ministry
Four commercial vessels were targeted by sabotage near UAE waters: UAE Foreign Ministry
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
Ministers show regret for detainee's death after torture claims
Cabinet ministers Sunday issued statements of regret for the death of Hassan Toufic al-Dika, after the father of the deceased alleged that his son had been tortured by members of the Internal Security Forces’ Information (...)
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
Egypt condemns man to death for Cairo church attack
An Egyptian man Sunday was sentenced to death by hanging for a deadly attack on a Cairo church in 2017 claimed by Daesh (ISIS), a judicial source said.
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
France releases in-law of Tunisia's Ben Ali on bail
France has released Belhassen Trabelsi, brother-in-law of ousted Tunisian president Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali, on bail while it mulls an extradition request from Tunisia, sources said Sunday.
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
Sudan tribal clashes kill 7, wound 22: local official
Clashes between members of two Sudanese tribes in an eastern town have left seven people dead and 22 wounded over the past two days, a local official told AFP Sunday.
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
Turkish Democratic Left Party candidate withdraws from Istanbul poll
An opposition candidate announced Sunday he was withdrawing from next month's rerun of mayoral elections in Istanbul, in a move likely to aid the man who was declared the winner when the vote was initially held in (...)
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
UN kicks off major climate change effort
Secretary-General Antonio Guterres kicked off Sunday a major United Nations push for progress on what he calls the defining issue of our time: climate change.
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
UN monitoring rebel withdrawal from Yemen's Hodeida
The United Nations said Sunday that a Yemeni rebel withdrawal from key Red Sea ports was proceeding as planned, after the government accused the insurgents of faking the pullout.
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
PM declares May 15-16 national days of mourning for Sfeir
The prime minister’s office Sunday declared May 15-16 as national days of mourning for former Maronite Patriarch Mar Nasrallah Boutros Sfeir.
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
US military in Gulf a target not a threat: Iran commander
A senior Iranian Revolutionary Guard commander said Sunday the U.S. military presence in the Gulf used to be a serious threat but now represented a target, the Iranian Students' News Agency (ISNA) (...)
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
PM Hariri's office declares May 15-16 national days of mourning for former Maronite Patriarch (...)
PM Hariri's office declares May 15-16 national days of mourning for former Maronite Patriarch Sfeir
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
Syria says militant shelling kills 6 civilians in northwest
Syrian state media reported Sunday that militants have shelled a government-held town in the country's northwest, killing five children and a woman.
Daily Star - 12 May 2019
Photos: Lebanon Valley College holds 2019 graduation
The college graduated 470 students in Saturday's commencement.
Lebanon Daily News - 11 May 2019
As Cabinet Talks Austerity, Protesters Cry 'Thieves!'
Dozens of Lebanese military and security veterans burned tires and shouted angrily outside government offices on Friday, their second protest in less than two weeks amid fears a proposed austerity budget may affect their pensions and benefits. (...)
Naharnet - 11 May 2019



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