BlackBerry chief predicts vast horizons in UAE market

  The co-CEO of the company that makes the BlackBerry is seeing vast high-tech opportunities in the United Arab Emirates after a clash with regulators seeking to ban some main features of the smart phone . Jim Balsillie provided no details of the deal this month with Research in Motion Ltd. to keep e-mail and […]

Obama says No ‘adjustments’ needed in Pakistan, Afghanistan

On Monday, Barack Obama, the US President, told lawmakers that no current changes were needed to his Afghanistan and Pakistan strategy, as US forces intensify operations against the Taliban and Al-Qaeda. Obama wrote: “We are continuing to implement the policy as described in December and do not believe further adjustments are required at this time”. […]

Iranian authorities have arrested several “nuclear spies”

On Saturday Iran’s intelligence minister Heydar Moslehi said, that authorities had arrested several “nuclear spies” who were working to derail Tehran’s nuclear programme through cyberspace. He was quoted on state television’s website as saying Iran had “prevented the enemies’ destructive activity.” Without saying how many people were arrested or when. His remarks came against the […]

Verdict on Babri Mosque case to be announced

Ahead of a court ruling that will decide whether Hindus or Muslims own land around a disputed mosque, authorities in India have tightened security across the country. The dispute flared up when in 1992 some Hindus extremists demolished Babri Mosque in the northern Indian town of Ayodhya which led to one of India’s worst riots […]

Iran determined to build nuclear bomb:US

UNITED NATIONS: The United States of America said that Iran is determined to build a nuclear bomb as a UN committee asked more countries to report on how they are carrying out sanctions on Iran.Western powers expressed new worries over Iran’s failure to co-operate with international inspectors. The British & US ambassadors to the United […]

Kuwait to build four nuclear reactors by 2022

World’s 4th biggest oil exporter Kuwait, has planned to build four nuclear reactors by 2022, each with a capacity of 1,000 megawatts. Mr. Ahmad Bishara, the secretary general of Kuwait’s National Nuclear Energy Committee said that various options to build the nuclear sector were being considered and a general plan would be released in January. […]