Electrical problem strikes Iran’s Natanz nuclear facility

TEHRAN-The Associated Press Iran’s Natanz nuclear site suffered a problem on April 11 involving its electrical distribution grid just hours after starting up new advanced centrifuges that more quickly enrich uranium, state... Read more »

World leaders remember Prince Philip

LONDON- Agence France-Presse Current and former world leaders joined a chorus of condolences from around the world following the death of Prince Philip on April 9 at the age of 99. Here... Read more »

Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, dies aged 99

LONDON-The Associated Predss Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that both defined and constricted his... Read more »

Prince Philip dies aged 99: Buckingham Palace

LONDON-The Associated Predss Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that both defined and constricted his... Read more »

Turkish hospital ray of hope in virus-hit Gaza

GAZA CITY-Anadolu Agency A Turkish hospital in Gaza is supporting health authorities of the blockaded strip in stemming the coronavirus amid a surge in infections. Speaking to Anadolu Agency, Marwan al-Hams, director... Read more »

Iran state TV acknowledges ship attacked in Red Sea

DUBAI-The Associated Press An Iranian cargo ship believed to be a base for the paramilitary Revolutionary Guard and anchored for years in the Red Sea off Yemen has been attacked, Iranian state... Read more »

Lawyer says mediation resolves feud among Jordan royals

BEIRUT-The Associated Predd Mediation between Jordan’s King Abdullah II and his outspoken half brother, Prince Hamzah, successfully de-escalated one of the most serious political crises in the kingdom in decades, the palace... Read more »

Auto exports up by 40 percent in March

Cem Özenen – ISTANBUL The automotive sector leading Turkish exports for 15 years has posted the second-highest March figures this year, according to data released by an industrial group. Automotive exports increased... Read more »

Palace turmoil, wave of arrests over plot to 'destabilise' Jordan

AMMAN-Agence France-Presse Jordan said on April 4 it had foiled a plot against the kingdom involving a half-brother of King Abdullah II, arresting at least 16 suspects it accused of “sedition” and... Read more »

Millions face Easter under virus curbs

ROME- Agence France-Presse Millions of Christians around the world prepared on April 3 to spend another Easter weekend under restrictions because of coronavirus surges, but there was good news from the hard-hit... Read more »