Thursday, January 09
U.S. officials are confident Iran shot down a Ukrainian jetliner in the hours after the Iranian missile attack on U.S. targets earlier this week, CBS News has learned. The Ukrainian International Airlines plane crashed Wednesday soon after takeoff from Tehran's airport, killing all 176 people on board.
Thursday, November 21
Iran on Thursday began restoring internet access in the capital Tehran and a number of provinces, local news agencies and residents said, after a days-long nationwide shutdown meant to help stifle unrest over fuel price hikes.
Friday, November 24
At least 235 people were killed and another 109 injured in an attack on a Sufi mosque in Egypt's North Sinai region on Friday, Egyptian state-run media reported, in what appears to be the deadliest terror attack on Egyptian soil.
Monday, November 13
A huge rescue effort is under way after a powerful earthquake struck Iran's mountainous border with Iraq, killing more than 400 people and injuring more than 7,000.
Tuesday, November 07
Meanwhile, in Silicon Valley, leaked documents reveal that Facebook and Twitter received major investments from the Kremlin.
Tuesday, November 07
Le ministre des Services Financiers et de la Bonne Gouvernance, Sudhir Sesungkur, a confirmé ce matin au Mauricien que la Financial Services Commission (FSC), l’autorité régulatrice du secteur des services financiers non bancaires, s’est déjà mis à l’ouvrage pour « étudier la véracité des informations contenues dans le lourd dossier (13,4 millions de documents) des Paradise Papers, en particulier les informations relatives aux activités dans le centre financier mauricien ».
Thursday, August 17
Saudi Arabia announced on Thursday that it is reopening its border with Qatar to allow Qataris to attend the hajj, despite a monthslong rift between Doha and four Arab countries led by Riyadh that prompted both sides to trade accusations of politicizing the pilgrimage.
Thursday, August 03
La compagnie Emirates Airlines a reçu une correspondance soutenant que les Mauriciens n’auront pas besoin d’un visa pour séjourner à Dubaï, lors de séjours ne dépassant pas 30 jours.
Wednesday, June 07
Twin attacks on the Iranian parliament and Ayatollah Khomeini's mausoleum in the capital, Tehran, have killed at least 12 people and injured many more.
Monday, June 05
Egypt, Saudi Arabia and three other Arab countries severed all ties with Qatar early Monday, in a renewal of a four-year effort to isolate it and a sign of a new boldness after a visit to the region by President Trump