RAMALLAH: The Israeli army arrested a Hamas member of the Palestinian parliament at his home in the occupied West Bank overnight, the Palestinian Prisoners' Club said on Friday, August 4. Muhammed Abu Teir, 65, was arrested in a raid on…
RAMALLAH: Palestinian leader Marwan Barghouti's health has declined seriously over the past week after he joined a hunger strike with more than 1,000 other prisoners in Israel, an NGO said Monday. Barghouti, 57 and serving five life…
KABUL: An Australian working for a non-governmental organization (NGO) in Afghanistan was reported kidnapped in the capital Kabul on Saturday, officials said. "The Australian Embassy in Kabul is making urgent enquiries into reports an…
ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has said that no no non-governmental organisation would be allowed to work in FATA, Gilgit-Baltistan and other declared security zones.
KARACHI: The Ministry of Interior, in a letter dated June 12, has said that the action against international NGO Save The Children "may be held in abeyance till further orders."
JERUSALEM: Human rights groups have accused Israel of encouraging a shoot-to-kill policy after a wave of incidents in which police shot dead Palestinians involved in, or accused of, attacking Israelis.