• is to start minting own coins for areas under their control

    IS to start minting own coins for areas under their control

    World | November 14, 2014 10:01 IST

    Beirut:The Islamic State jihadist group announced today it will start minting its own gold, silver and copper coins for use in areas under IS control in Syria and Iraq."God willing, coins of several types will

  • jordan recalls envoy to israel over mosque violations

    Jordan recalls envoy to Israel over mosque violations

    World | November 05, 2014 20:40 IST

    Amman: Jordan Wednesday recalled its ambassador in Israel in protest against tensions and violations of Al-Aqsa Mosque, media reported.Jordanian Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour ordered the recall of the ambassador for consultations due to repeated violations

  • jordan appeals to end al aqsa mosque restrictions

    Jordan appeals to end Al Aqsa Mosque restrictions

    World | October 19, 2014 6:42 IST

    Amman: Jordan's Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh on Saturday called for international efforts to end Israeli violations against Al Aqsa mosque, media reported.At a meeting with diplomats and ambassadors of member states of the UN Security