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Saturday, Nov 16, 2019

Middle east

Jul 25, 2018 12:41
In this week’s column, Vir Sanghvi writes about the influence that Islamic cuisine has had on food all over the world, especially Indian. read more
Jul 23, 2018 19:18
United States President Donald Trump said on Monday that he “gave up nothing” at last week’s private meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin but remained elusive about their conversation as fellow Republicans and other critics questioned any potential... read more
Jul 23, 2018 07:37
The scheme is aimed at bringing students from countries in south Asia, southeast Asia, the Middle East and Africa to top institutions in India including IIT, NIT, DU and JNU. read more
Jul 21, 2018 21:21
It’s said that kebabs were created in the Middle East and then brought to India by invading armies and friendlier visitors. Well, yes and no read more
Jul 21, 2018 10:59
Fireballs exploded into the sky over the Palestinian enclave and Israel reported projectiles had been fired back at its territory, prompting the UN to urge all sides to step “back from the brink” after months of tensions read more
Jun 29, 2018 08:12
The rush to go overseas for work can be gauged from the fact that the Siwan police verified around 200,000 passport applications from 2007 to 2013 read more
Jun 28, 2018 17:30
While a final view on US asking India and China to cut Iranian oil imports has not yet been taken, the petroleum ministry has asked refiners to tread cautiously and start looking at alternatives, govt officials said on Thursday. read more
Jun 25, 2018 12:42
Saudi energy minister Khalid Al-Falih said ending the ban means “women will be more empowered and more mobile...will participate more in the job market over time, so I think it’s going to contribute to employment of females in Saudi Arabia.” read more
Jun 23, 2018 12:28
The shows — one produced in Egypt and the other in Kuwait — poked fun at Sudanese culture, making a mockery of the Sudanese Arabic dialect and portraying darker skinned people from Sudan as either poor or lazy. read more
Jun 12, 2018 11:42
Israel’s National Library is exhibiting a 10th century Quran as part of a collection of Islamic texts to mark the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. read more
Jun 02, 2018 21:06
Egypt have only made it to football’s biggest tournament twice before and they will be hoping that their appearance in the FIFA World Cup 2018 will end better than their previous appearances. read more
May 25, 2018 16:37
Former diplomat AND Haksar has translated the works of Kalidasa, Bhartrihari and Vatsyayana, among others. Here, he writes about what he has discovered in the course of translating Sanskrit classics into English read more
May 13, 2018 08:14
French President Emmanuel Macron called up United States President Donald Trump to say he’s very worried about tensions in the Middle East after the latter’s decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear accord. read more
May 12, 2018 17:46
Be sure to try the Harissa and Laban. Service isn’t great, and there are some misses on the menu, but what works, works wonderfully. read more
May 10, 2018 15:48
Crude’s recent rally has been propelled by Trump’s Iran sanctions and simmering geopolitical tensions surrounding the Middle East. read more