GCC

  • GCC seeks stronger ties with India 26-09-2013 04:41 PM

    New York: A ministerial group of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and India discussed here ways to strengthen and develop cooperative relations between them in various fields, and reviewed current regional and international issues of mutual interest. During the meeting, held at the headquarters of the GCC's mission in New...
  • Violence must stop in Syria: Hillary Clinton 02-09-2011 08:48 AM

    Washington: Slamming Syrian President Bashar al-Assad for 'brutality' against unarmed citizens that 'outraged' the region and the world, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has called for immediate halt to the violence in the African state. "President Assad's brutality against unarmed citizens has outraged the region, the world, and most...
  • Yemen's Saleh due to sign transition deal 30-04-2011 05:31 PM

    Sanaa: Yemen's president was to sign an agreement on Saturday to quit power in a month's time in exchange for immunity, a deal rejected by street protesters demanding he step down immediately and face prosecution. Ali Abdullah Saleh, who has ruled the Arabian Peninsula state for nearly 33 years, has...
  • Growing Gulf economy ups inflation in Mid East 31-03-2008 09:13 PM

    Canberra: The Indians are likely to field their first team when they take on Cricket Australia Chairman's XI in their second and final warm-up game on Monday with the focus on the fitness of their fast bowlers ahead of the four-match Test series, starting December 26. With the injury scare...