TEHRAN — Iran's electoral watchdog on Monday, June 29, confirmed the results of the disputed presidential election which sent the country into a frenzied turmoil, after a partial recount showed incumbent Mahmoud Ahmadinejad as the clear winner..
ISLAMABAD – Fighting a hard-to-win battle against the well-armed, well-trained militants of Pakistan Taliban leader Baitullah Mehsud in troubled Waziristan, the government has lost yet another powerful ally and arch rival of Mehsud who had earlier announced support to the military operation..
GAZA CITY — A UN human rights mission on Sunday, June 28, heard gruesome testimonies about Israel's three-week military onslaught against the sealed-off Gaza Strip, which killed and maimed thousands of civilians..
GENEVA – Amnesty International blasted on Sunday, June 28, a far-right campaign to ban minaret construction in Switzerland, warning the drive aims to exploit fears of Muslims and encourage xenophobia for political gains..
BAGHDAD – As the US army readies to redeploy its combat troops outside Iraqi cities, there are some concerns regarding the ability of Iraqi forces to pass this test and maintain security..
TEHRAN — A gloomy quiet is gripping the streets of the Iranian capital Tehran, which was crippled for weeks by massive protest rallies and bloody clashes with authorities over the results of the presidential polls..
SRINAGAR – Seeking to calm the Muslim-majority province, authorities in India-controlled Kashmir on Saturday, June 27, vowed 'exemplary punishment' for the rape and murder of two Muslim women..
CAIRO — Muslims across the world paid tribute on Saturday, June 27, to American pop superstar Michael Jackson, who died of an a cardiac arrest this week..