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Donald Trump: Singapore to host summit with Kim Jong-un

US President Donald Trump announced he will hold talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore on June 12. Trump made the announcement on social media on Thursday just hours Details

World leaders react to US withdrawal from Iranian nuclear deal

President Donald Trump has decided to withdraw the United States from a multinational nuclear agreement with Iran, saying the deal is "defective at its core" and announcing "the highest level Details

Iran defiant as Trump poised to make nuclear deal decision

US President Donald Trump is poised to announce on Tuesday his decision whether to withdraw or stay in the Iran nuclear deal, as Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that Tehran Details

Shooter of Pakistan’s Ahsan Iqbal linked to Tehreek-e-Labbiak

A suspect arrested for an assassination attempt on Pakistan's interior minister says he is a member of a far-right religious organisation that has previously accused members of the government of Details

Rouhani: US to face historic regret if nuclear deal ends

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said that the United States will face "historic regret" if it pulls out of the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and Western powers. In an address on Details

Islamophobia prompts Muslims to engage in US democracy

American Muslims reported a higher number of incidents of discrimination this past year than any other religious group, but growing Islamophobia has pushed them to become more politically engaged, according Details

Armenian parliament fails to elect new PM

Armenia's parliament failed to elect a new prime minister after a special session, deepening a political crisis following two weeks of protests against the government. The only candidate for the post Details

Israel’s walled-in approach to nationhood

Speaking during a 2016 visit to a newly completed security barrier along Israel's border with Jordan near the southern Red Sea city of Eilat, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced Details

Twin ISIL suicide blasts kill 29 in Afghanistan’s Kabul

At least 29 people, including nine journalists, have been killed and dozens wounded after two explosions hit Kabul, according to Afghan health officials. The blasts went off during rush hour on Details

Mike Pompeo to Saudi Arabia: ‘Gulf unity is necessary’

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has called for unity in the Gulf region during a visit to Saudi Arabia, his first foreign trip in his new role as the Details

Malaysia releases photo of suspect in Palestinian’s killing

Malaysian police have released a photo of one of the two suspects in the killing of a Palestinian engineer, and say the duo could still be in the country. Gaza's ruling Details

Iran to Trump: Stay in nuclear deal or ‘face severe consequences’

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has called on US President Donald Trump to uphold the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers, or "face severe consequences". In a televised speech, Details

Afghanistan: 31 dead in suicide attack on voter centre in Kabul

A suicide bombing at a voter registration centre in the Afghan capital Kabul has killed at least 31 people, health officials said. Kabul's acting police chief, Mohammad Daoud Amin, said the Details

Heavy gunfire has been heard near the royal palace

Gunfire as police shoot down 'toy drone' near royal palace. NEws aljazeera. Heavy gunfire has been heard near the royal palace in Saudi Arabia's capital, Riyadh. The official spokesman of district police Details

North Korea suspends nuclear and missile tests

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has announced that his country will suspend nuclear and missile tests immediately, according to state media. The announcement on Saturday came amid increasingly decreasing tensions on Details

The Palestinian women at the forefront of Gaza’s protests

On one side of the fence, dozens of Israeli soldiers lay positioned behind sand dunes, tracking the Palestinian demonstrators through the crosshairs of their snipers. On the other side, young women, Details

Iran’s Rouhani: We will not wait for approval to produce weapons

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has declared that Tehran will not wait for any permission to produce the weapons it needs to defend the country. In a speech marking Iran's Army Day Details

US: Locked and loaded if Syria uses toxic gas again

The United States has warned it "is locked and loaded" to strike Syria if there are any more chemical attacks, hours after more than 100 bombs targeted facilities in Damascus Details

US sends mixed signals over military action in Syria

US defence chief James Mattis has urged caution in Washington, DC's response against Syria, dialling back President Donald Trump's rhetoric about possible military action following reports a chemical attack in Details

Pregnant singer shot at celebration in Pakistan

Musicians have held protests in Pakistan to demand justice for a pregnant woman who was shot dead while singing at a family function on Tuesday evening. It is not clear exactly Details