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  • TANKARA   -  A Chinese research and development team completed the prototype of a record-breaking high-speed train, local media reported on Thursday. The team unveiled the test model in the eastern city of Qingdao for a proposed magnetic-levitation (maglev) train that will run at ...

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  • T Khartoum : Sudan’s army rulers and protest leaders said more talks were planned for Monday on finalising the makeup of a new ruling body, after hours of negotiations through the night ended without agreement. Both sides have been at loggerheads over the new governing body that would rule ...

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  • TANKARA- Turkey is the world’s second largest beekeeping country after China, an official said, as the country marks World Bee Day on Monday. “Turkey is one of few self-sufficient countries in beekeeping,” Selcuk Solmaz, head of Ankara Beekeepers Association (ABA), said in an ...

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  • T   TEHRAN : Iranian Defence Minister Amir Hatami on Wednesday vowed that Iran would “defeat the US-Zionist front based on its national will and its formidable military,” according to Iran’s Mehr news agency. “The Islamic Republic is now at peak military preparedness ...

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  • TWASHINGTON - The 2019 Satellite conference has kicked off on yesterday with more than 15,000 attendees expected to join the four-day gathering of industry leaders.  Turkish firms, including Turksat, Tusas, Aselsan and Profen, are among the 340 exhibitors who will be showing off their latest ...

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  • T JERUSALEM : Israeli forces rounded up 18 Palestinians in overnight raids carried out across the occupied West Bank, according to a Palestinian NGO on Monday. In a statement, the Palestinian Prisoners Society said 11 people were arrested in Israeli raids in the cities of Nablus and Jenin. Five more ...

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  • TRAMALLAH  -    The Ramallah-based Palestinian Authority (PA) on Monday reiterated its refusal to accept deducted tax revenues collected by Israel on its behalf.  Hussein Al-Sheikh, head of the PA-affiliated General Authority of Civil Affairs said on Twitter that he had a ...

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  • TSEOUL  -   South Korea has used an unmanned aerial drone to test the feasibility of creating artificial rain, the government said Thursday. The experiment conducted by the Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI) and the National Institute of Meteorological Sciences (NIMS) used a ...

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  • T   RAMALLAH : Israeli forces rounded up six Palestinians in overnight raids carried out across the occupied West Bank, according to the military on Monday. In a statement, the army said that the individuals had been detained for “suspected involvement in popular hostile ...

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  • T COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh : Ameena Begum, 22, is stitching a dress at a sewing center located at a refugee camp in the Cox’s Bazaar town of Bangladesh. Begum, a mother of one, is among the thousands of Rohingya Muslims who fled a military crackdown which started on Aug. 25, 2017 in ...

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