Yemen presidency “frustrated” by Houthi advances: source As officials consult with the Houthi leadership over forming a new government, Yemen’s presidency is “frustrated” by the Shi’ite militia’s ongoing advance across a number of Yemeni provinces, a source told Asharq Al-Awsat.
A source within Yemen’s presidency, speaking to Asharq Al-Awsat on the condition of anonymity, said that Yemen’s presidential authority....More
Yemen tribesmen blow up oil pipeline in Mareb Tribesmen militants blew up on Friday oil export pipeline in the eastern province of Marib.
Sources said that the tribesmen gunmen, affiliated to Obaida tribe, blew up a main oil export in al-Arqain area of Wadi Obiada owning to their demands to the government.
Disgruntled tribesmen carry out such assaults to pressure the government to provide jobs, settle land disputes, or free relatives from pri....More
Yemenis able to build modern state Frankly speaking to Yemen fox, Abdulghani Khalil Abu Ahmad ( Abu Khaldoon , the political office member in the Democratic front for Palestine's Liberation) has confirmed the front's fundamental stances regarding the adherence to the Palestinian national principles and the front refusal for the round of the negotiations with Israel, referring to many issues of the Palestinian people and other Arabi....More
Bayda under fire By/ Walid Abdulwasae
Bayda province has been experiencing one of the most bloodiest period lasted for days that featured with fierce clashes and bloodshed .
Dwellers have been accustomed to sleep and wake up with bullets' hum and sound of explosions.
Thus the scene is in the province that has witnessing death's tragedies and screams of mad murder beside appealing and distress of helpless citizens....More
Arsenal, Liverpool Hopeful of Signing Gonzalo Higuain Liverpool and Arsenal are continuing to monitor Gonzalo Higuain's Napoli unrest, and have been boosted by the players refusal to comment on his future.
Italian sources claim the Argentine is unhappy at Napoli and will look to manoeuvre a deal away from Serie A in the summer, Daily Express reported.
The Premier League duo have continually been linked with a move for the 26-year-old, and Brendan Rod....More
Kurdish fighters regain ground in Kobane Hill near Syrian town where supplies are believed to have been previously airdropped retaken from ISIL.
Kurdish fighters have retaken a hill near Kobane from ISIL fighters that could prove essential if further supply airdrops are made by the US and its allies.
The hill to the west of the town was retaken overnight on Thursday with the help of an air attack, said Al Jazeera's Bernard Smith, reporti....More
Canada killings followed advice from al-Qaeda and Islamic State jihadist guidebook While they may not have officially been designated as jihadists, two suspected extremists who killed Canadian soldiers in shooting and driving rampages followed instructions issued by al-Qaeda and the Islamic State group to the letter.
The country was left reeling on Wednesday after a gunman shot dead a soldier and stormed the parliament in Ottawa, just two days after another suspected Islamist mi....More
Mum Who Glued Daughter To Wall Gets 99 Years US woman who admitted beating her two-year-old daughter and gluing her hands to a wall because of potty training problems has been sentenced to 99 years in jail.
Elizabeth Escalona had pleaded guilty in July to causing injury to her toddler Jocelyn Cedillo.
Prosecutors had sought 45 years behind bars - but the state district judge chose to impose an even stiffer sentence.
"Only a monster glue....More
Call to protect Arabian leopards in Yemen Wildlife conservationists have raised alarm over the dwindling number of Arabian leopards in Yemen after pictures surfaced in local media of poachers
flaunting their kill.
In July, photos of armed young men dragging three dead leopards in the Al Shouaib region were circulated in the local press. “This is a tragic case of
ignorance that threatens the remaining endangered species of wild Arabi....More