Asma

Latest stories

1d
AllAfrica.com
Government Claims Rogo's Widow Has Links With Isiswas known as Moon. Other associates of Sagar, whose real names were not given,
Government Claims Rogo's Widow Has Links With Isis
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
was known as Moon. Other associates of Sagar, whose real names were not given, went by the code names Kawthar and Umma Asma. The suspect and her female accomplices Luul Ali Tahli, Nasteho Ali Tahli and Zamzam Abdallahi appeared before Shanzu... Read more
2 related stories
1d
AllAfrica.com
Government Claims Rogo's Widow Has Links With Islamic Stateknown as Moon. Other associates of Ms Sagar, whose names were not given, went
Government Claims Rogo's Widow Has Links With Islamic State
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
known as Moon. Other associates of Ms Sagar, whose names were not given, went by international code names Kawthar and Umma Asma. The suspect and her female accomplices Luul Ali Tahli, Nasteho Ali Tahli and Zamzam Abdallahi appeared before Shanzu... Read more
2 related stories
1d
Reuters
Egypt arrests owner, crew of shipwrecked migrant boatLibya, where people traffickers operate with relative impunity. But boats have
Egypt arrests owner, crew of shipwrecked migrant boat
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Libya, where people traffickers operate with relative impunity. But boats have increasingly departed from Egypt of late as Libya has slipped deeper into lawlessness. (Reporting by Mostafa Hashem; Writing by Asma Alsharif; Editing by Catherine Ev... Read more
8 related stories
1d
Channel NewsAsia
Egypt arrests owner, crew of shipwrecked migrant boatLibya, where people traffickers operate with relative impunity. But boats have
Egypt arrests owner, crew of shipwrecked migrant boat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
Libya, where people traffickers operate with relative impunity. But boats have increasingly departed from Egypt of late as Libya has slipped deeper into lawlessness. (Reporting by Mostafa Hashem; Writing by Asma Alsharif; Editing by Catherine Ev... Read more
8 related stories
2d
Reuters
Death toll in migrant shipwreck off Egypt rises to 202reach last year's level though the number of fatalities was virtually certain t
Death toll in migrant shipwreck off Egypt rises to 202
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
reach last year's level though the number of fatalities was virtually certain to exceed the 2015 total. (Reporting by Mohamed Abdellah in Cairo and Stephanie Nebehay in Geneva; writing by Asma Alsharif and Lin Noueihed; Editing by Alison Wil... Read more
8 related stories
2d
Swissinfo
Death toll in migrant shipwreck off Egypt rises to 194600 and seem virtually certain to surpass what we saw last year, which was a re
Death toll in migrant shipwreck off Egypt rises to 194
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
600 and seem virtually certain to surpass what we saw last year, which was a record year," Millman said. (Reporting by Mohamed Abdellah in Cairo and Stephanie Nebehay in Geneva; writing by Asma Alsharif and Lin Noueihed; editing by Mark He... Read more
8 related stories
2d
Channel NewsAsia
Death toll from capsized migrant boat off Egypt rises to 177298,474 have reached European shores. More than 1 million Middle Eastern, Afric
Death toll from capsized migrant boat off Egypt rises to 177
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
298,474 have reached European shores. More than 1 million Middle Eastern, African and Asian migrants entered Europe in 2015. (Reporting by Mohamed Abdellah in Cairo and Stephanie Nebehay in Geneva; writing by Asma Alsharif; editing by Mark Heinr... Read more
8 related stories
5d
The Borneo Post
Five Malaysian varsities in world’s top one per centIdris (third left) with Datuk Prof Dr Asma Ismail (right) and Shahrin (second l
Five Malaysian varsities in world’s top one per cent
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
Idris (third left) with Datuk Prof Dr Asma Ismail (right) and Shahrin (second left) waving ‘Jalur Gemilang’ flags at Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka. — Bernama photo MELAKA: Five Malaysian research universities have been listed as the world’s... Read more
6d
Channel NewsAsia
More than 130 bodies recovered from migrant boat capsize off Egyptdied while attempting to cross the Mediterranean this year, while an estimated
More than 130 bodies recovered from migrant boat capsize off Egypt
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
died while attempting to cross the Mediterranean this year, while an estimated 298,474 have reached European shores. (Reporting by Mohamed el Sherif and Ahmed Mohamed Hassan, and Mohamed Abdella; writing by Asma Alsharif; Editing by Kevin... Read more
244 related stories
6d
Swissinfo
More than 130 bodies recovered from migrant boat capsize off Egyptdied while attempting to cross the Mediterranean this year, while an estimated
More than 130 bodies recovered from migrant boat capsize off Egypt
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
died while attempting to cross the Mediterranean this year, while an estimated 298,474 have reached European shores. (Reporting by Mohamed el Sherif and Ahmed Mohamed Hassan, and Mohamed Abdella; writing by Asma Alsharif; Editing by Kevin... Read more
244 related stories
6d
Reuters
Egyptian court jails five juveniles over Red Sea island protestprotesters to take to the streets in April chanting "people want the fall of th
Egyptian court jails five juveniles over Red Sea island protest
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
protesters to take to the streets in April chanting "people want the fall of the regime", a slogan from the 2011 uprising that ended Hosni Mubarak's 30-year rule. ($1 = 8.8799 Egyptian pounds) (Reporting by Asma Alsharif; editing by Ralph Bou... Read more
6d
Daily Star
Dictators' WAGs: Meet the women behind the world's most fearsome tyrantschildren at a secret location near to the $1 billion presidential palace in the
Dictators' WAGs: Meet the women behind the world's most fearsome tyrants
Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
children at a secret location near to the $1 billion presidential palace in the capital of Damascus. GETTYFIRST LADY: Asma al-Assad is married to despot Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad Ana Paula dos Santos She is the third wife of Angola's... Read more
8d
Calcutta News
Oman expects double-digit surge in Indian travellers in 2016have seen Indians visiting in the months of April and May as well. It is becomi
Oman expects double-digit surge in Indian travellers in 2016
Calcutta News / Posted 8 days ago
have seen Indians visiting in the months of April and May as well. It is becoming a year-round destination," according to Asma Al Hajry, Deputy Director general, International Tourism, in the Tourism Ministry. Laying strong emphasis on luxury... Read more
8d
New Kerala
Oman expects double-digit surge in Indian travellers in 2016 - newkerala.com #121794have seen Indians visiting in the months of April and May as well. It is becomi
Oman expects double-digit surge in Indian travellers in 2016 - newkerala.com #121794
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
have seen Indians visiting in the months of April and May as well. It is becoming a year-round destination," according to Asma Al Hajry, Deputy Director general, International Tourism, in the Tourism Ministry. Laying strong emphasis on luxury... Read more
10d
Channel NewsAsia
Egypt in talks to obtain US$2 billion in financing from Chinafor a US$12 billion loan program from the International Monetary Fund and must
Egypt in talks to obtain US$2 billion in financing from China
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
for a US$12 billion loan program from the International Monetary Fund and must secure around US$6 billion in bilateral financing to obtain approval for the program. (Reporting by Abdelrahman Adel; writing by Asma Alsharif; Editing by Toby... Read more
13d
Bdnews24.com
Five die, 18 others injured after bus overturns in TangailJahangir said. Another person died while undergoing treatment at the hospital
Five die, 18 others injured after bus overturns in Tangail
Bdnews24.com / Posted 13 days ago
Jahangir said. Another person died while undergoing treatment at the hospital later. He identified the deceased as 'Asma', 40, 'Mominur', 41, 'Asadul', 15, 'Sumon', 35, and 'Ripon', 30. Tangail's Deputy Commissioner Mahbub Hossain has... Read more
13d
iafrica.com
The last resident of war-torn Aleppo's zooto families enjoying a chance to walk without fear, while children crowded arou
The last resident of war-torn Aleppo's zoo
iafrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
to families enjoying a chance to walk without fear, while children crowded around Saeed's cage and called out his name. Asma Deeb, an English teacher, said she was glad Saeed had survived. "We've lived through tough times in Aleppo... and Saeed... Read more
2 related stories
13d
Bdnews24.com
Four die, 19 others injured after bus overturns in TangailMedical College Hospital (TMCH) where one of them succumbed to the injuries, Ja
Four die, 19 others injured after bus overturns in Tangail
Bdnews24.com / Posted 13 days ago
Medical College Hospital (TMCH) where one of them succumbed to the injuries, Jahangir said. He identified the deceased as 'Asma', 40, 'Mominur', 41, 'Asadul', 15, and 'Ripon', 30. Two of the injured admitted with others to TMCH were in critical... Read more
14d
Daily Mail
In Syria's Aleppo, 'Happy' the monkey is zoo's last residentto families enjoying a chance to walk without fear, while children crowded arou
In Syria's Aleppo, 'Happy' the monkey is zoo's last resident
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
to families enjoying a chance to walk without fear, while children crowded around Saeed's cage and called out his name. Asma Deeb, an English teacher, said she was glad Saeed had survived. The 36-year-old said: 'We've lived through tough times... Read more
2 related stories
14d
Hindustantimes.com
In Aleppo zoo, ‘Saeed’ the lonely monkey lives to tell the tale of warto families enjoying a chance to walk without fear, while children crowded arou
In Aleppo zoo, ‘Saeed’ the lonely monkey lives to tell the tale of war
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
to families enjoying a chance to walk without fear, while children crowded around Saeed’s cage and called out his name. Asma Deeb, an English teacher, said she was glad Saeed had survived. “We’ve lived through tough times in Aleppo... and Saeed... Read more
2 related stories
14d
Aljazeera
Inside Bashar al-Assad's mind2012 we were granted a glimpse into the parallel world of the Assad inner circl
Inside Bashar al-Assad's mind
Aljazeera / Posted 14 days ago
2012 we were granted a glimpse into the parallel world of the Assad inner circle when personal emails from his wife, Asma, were leaked. The emails showed discussions on what handmade furniture from Chelsea boutiques to invest in and what... Read more
14d
Business Wire
CSC: 64 Prozent der deutschen Firmen rechnen mit Brexit-Auswirkungenanalysieren deutsche Unternehmen die Folgen des Brexits und bewerten diese für
CSC: 64 Prozent der deutschen Firmen rechnen mit Brexit-Auswirkungen
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
analysieren deutsche Unternehmen die Folgen des Brexits und bewerten diese für das eigene Geschäft“, sagt Jörg Asma, Director Cybersecurity von CSC in Zentral- und Osteuropa. „Zu den Risiken für deutsche Unternehmen zählen... Read more
705 related stories
15d
The Mercury News
California’s National Merit semifinalists announcedE. 160 Lalgudi, Pranav 200 Lee, Hannah J. 450 Li, Daniel T. 904 Li, Katheri
California’s National Merit semifinalists announced
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
E. 160 Lalgudi, Pranav 200 Lee, Hannah J. 450 Li, Daniel T. 904 Li, Katherine S. 999 Li, Richard 628 Mammootty, Asma 628 Mammootty, Niyaza 843 Meng, Sean T. 600 Nandakumar, Varshni 999 Ni, Daisy Y. 999 Overney, Cassandra E. 303... Read more
17d
New Kerala
Media under Siege - newkerala.com #117737the muzzling of free speech in Pakistan. Expressing concern over the role of th
Media under Siege - newkerala.com #117737
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
the muzzling of free speech in Pakistan. Expressing concern over the role of the ISPR department on June 15, 2016, Asma Jahangir, former chairperson of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP), appeared before a two-judge Supreme... Read more
19d
SKY News
Jail For Driver Who Cost Footballer His Legswho is due to marry his fiancee next year, said his "main aim is to be able to
Jail For Driver Who Cost Footballer His Legs
SKY News / Posted 19 days ago
who is due to marry his fiancee next year, said his "main aim is to be able to walk down the aisle" at his wedding. Asma Khan, defending, said Adamec had shown a "high level of remorse" for his conduct. In a letter read to the court, he... Read more
8 related stories
20d
Daily Star
'Despicable and callous' Dad who maimed footballer in drunk hit-and-run jailednext year, said in a victim statement he still suffers from "flashbacks and nig
'Despicable and callous' Dad who maimed footballer in drunk hit-and-run jailed
Daily Star / Posted 20 days ago
next year, said in a victim statement he still suffers from "flashbacks and nightmares" following the horrific crash. Asma Khan, defending, said Adamec had shown a "high level of remorse". In a letter read out to the court, the chef, from... Read more
8 related stories
20d
Lake Placid News
Over 70 aid groups say UN allows Syria to manipulate relieftens of millions of dollars to people closely associated with President Bashar
Over 70 aid groups say UN allows Syria to manipulate relief
Lake Placid News / Posted 20 days ago
tens of millions of dollars to people closely associated with President Bashar Assad including groups set up by his wife, Asma, and cousin, Rami Makhlouf, who is one of Syria's most prominent and wealthy businessmen. "The Syrian government has... Read more
11 related stories
20d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Over 70 aid groups say UN allows Syria to manipulate relieftens of millions of dollars to people closely associated with President Bashar
Over 70 aid groups say UN allows Syria to manipulate relief
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
tens of millions of dollars to people closely associated with President Bashar Assad including groups set up by his wife, Asma, and cousin, Rami Makhlouf, who is one of Syria's most prominent and wealthy businessmen. "The Syrian government has... Read more
11 related stories
20d
Sky News Australia
Aid orgs say UN lets Syria manipulate relieftens of millions of dollars to people closely associated with President Bashar
Aid orgs say UN lets Syria manipulate relief
Sky News Australia / Posted 20 days ago
tens of millions of dollars to people closely associated with President Bashar Assad including groups set up by his wife, Asma, and cousin, Rami Makhlouf, who is one of Syria's most prominent and wealthy businessmen. 'The Syrian government has... Read more
11 related stories
20d
ABC News
Over 70 Aid Groups Say UN Allows Syria to Manipulate Relieftens of millions of dollars to people closely associated with President Bashar
Over 70 Aid Groups Say UN Allows Syria to Manipulate Relief
ABC News / Posted 20 days ago
tens of millions of dollars to people closely associated with President Bashar Assad including groups set up by his wife, Asma, and cousin, Rami Makhlouf, who is one of Syria's most prominent and wealthy businessmen. "The Syrian government has... Read more
11 related stories
20d
WBOC Salisbury
Over 70 aid groups say UN allows Syria to manipulate relieftens of millions of dollars to people closely associated with President Bashar
Over 70 aid groups say UN allows Syria to manipulate relief
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 20 days ago
tens of millions of dollars to people closely associated with President Bashar Assad including groups set up by his wife, Asma, and cousin, Rami Makhlouf, who is one of Syria's most prominent and wealthy businessmen. "The Syrian government has... Read more
11 related stories
20d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Over 70 aid groups say UN allows Syria to manipulate relieftens of millions of dollars to people closely associated with President Bashar
Over 70 aid groups say UN allows Syria to manipulate relief
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 20 days ago
tens of millions of dollars to people closely associated with President Bashar Assad including groups set up by his wife, Asma, and cousin, Rami Makhlouf, who is one of Syria's most prominent and wealthy businessmen. "The Syrian government has... Read more
11 related stories
20d
Hawaii News Now
Over 70 aid groups say UN allows Syria to manipulate relieftens of millions of dollars to people closely associated with President Bashar
Over 70 aid groups say UN allows Syria to manipulate relief
Hawaii News Now / Posted 20 days ago
tens of millions of dollars to people closely associated with President Bashar Assad including groups set up by his wife, Asma, and cousin, Rami Makhlouf, who is one of Syria's most prominent and wealthy businessmen. "The Syrian government has... Read more
11 related stories
23d
Reuters
Military man named supply minister for top wheat importer Egyptthe locally procured crop, may be unaccounted for. The general prosecutor has
Military man named supply minister for top wheat importer Egypt
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
the locally procured crop, may be unaccounted for. The general prosecutor has ordered arrests and travel bans, and has frozen the assets of several private silo owners and others. (Writing by Asma Alsharif; Editing by Lin Noueihed and Dale Hu... Read more
24d
Calcutta News
Official Calls Appointment of UN Rapporteur on Human Rights in Iran 'Unjustified'of human rights in Iran, Ahmed Shaheed, said in his twitter account on Wednesda
Official Calls Appointment of UN Rapporteur on Human Rights in Iran 'Unjustified'
Calcutta News / Posted 24 days ago
of human rights in Iran, Ahmed Shaheed, said in his twitter account on Wednesday that Pakistani human rights activist Asma Jahangir will replace him. Shaheed also expressed his congratulations to Jahangir and said she will start her work in... Read more
25d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Afghan women take lead in farm belt, gain statusnew potatoes taste different. "The new potatoes are now white in the middle an
Afghan women take lead in farm belt, gain status
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
new potatoes taste different. "The new potatoes are now white in the middle and have a great market, but they don't taste the same," said Asma, the deputy chief of one union. For her own cooking, she grows the old seeds. SundayMonday on 09/04... Read more
26d
New Kerala
Pakistanis question efficacy of MPs raising Kashmir issue - newkerala.com #11376673 people, including two policemen, have been killed and thousands injured in t
Pakistanis question efficacy of MPs raising Kashmir issue - newkerala.com #113766
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
73 people, including two policemen, have been killed and thousands injured in the weeks of violence. Human rights activist Asma Jahangir who was speaking at the event, asked what purpose would the Pakistani envoys' visit to Africa and Brazil serve,... Read more
27d
Hindustantimes.com
Cross-border love: Kashmir cop marries girl from PoKcouple have a daughter named Razia Sultana. Cabinet minister Sajad Lone, a for
Cross-border love: Kashmir cop marries girl from PoK
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 27 days ago
couple have a daughter named Razia Sultana. Cabinet minister Sajad Lone, a former separatist leader, is also married to Asma Khan, daughter of the late Amanullah Khan who hailed from Gilgit -- also in Pakistani Kashmir and administrative capital... Read more
3 related stories
27d
KERA North Texas
#MemeOfTheWeek: Taco Trucks On Every Cornerof good things we're bringing to the United States, but we also have problems."
#MemeOfTheWeek: Taco Trucks On Every Corner
KERA North Texas / Posted 27 days ago
of good things we're bringing to the United States, but we also have problems." In an interview in late July with NPR's Asma Khalid at the Republican National Convention, Gutierrez said he was born and raised in Mexico, came to the U.S. in 1991,... Read more
49 related stories
27d
KPBS San Diego
#MemeOfTheWeek: Taco Trucks On Every Cornerof good things we're bringing to the United States, but we also have problems."
#MemeOfTheWeek: Taco Trucks On Every Corner
KPBS San Diego / Posted 27 days ago
of good things we're bringing to the United States, but we also have problems." In an interview in late July with NPR's Asma Khalid at the Republican National Convention, Gutierrez said he was born and raised in Mexico, came to the U.S. in 1991,... Read more
49 related stories
27d
New Kerala
Cross-border love: Kashmir policeman marries girl from Pakistan - newkerala.com #113482couple have a daughter named Razia Sultana. Cabinet minister Sajad Lone, a for
Cross-border love: Kashmir policeman marries girl from Pakistan - newkerala.com #113482
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
couple have a daughter named Razia Sultana. Cabinet minister Sajad Lone, a former separatist leader, is also married to Asma Khan, daughter of the late Amanullah Khan who hailed from Gilgit -- also in Pakistani Kashmir and administrative capital... Read more
3 related stories
27d
DW
Has Pakistan's Zarb-e-Azb military operation failed? |strategy, led by civilian law enforcement agencies, particularly the police."
Has Pakistan's Zarb-e-Azb military operation failed? |
DW / Posted 27 days ago
strategy, led by civilian law enforcement agencies, particularly the police." Prominent Pakistani rights activist Asma Jahangir recently accused the army of running a smear campaign against politicians and PM Sharif in an attempt to weaken... Read more
2 related stories
29d
Newser
The UN Has Been Giving Aid Money to Bashar al-Assad's Croniesincluding the military-controlled national blood bank, have also received aid,
The UN Has Been Giving Aid Money to Bashar al-Assad's Cronies
Newser / Posted 29 days ago
including the military-controlled national blood bank, have also received aid, as has a charity controlled by Assad's wife, Asma al-Assad. The UN says it has saved many lives and often has little choice but to cooperate with the regime. It points to... Read more
9 related stories
29d
International Business Times
UN defends contracts to groups linked to Syrian President Bashar al-Assadsome of the charities or groups the UN has provided money include the Syrian le
UN defends contracts to groups linked to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad
International Business Times / Posted 29 days ago
some of the charities or groups the UN has provided money include the Syrian leader's wife's organisation, The Syria Trust. Asma, who is also on the EU sanctions list, was reportedly given $8.5m. Defending the UN's actions, a spokesperson for... Read more
9 related stories
29d
Reuters
U.N. defends aid work in Syria after accusations of being too close to governmentregime," Leenders said. The Guardian said two U.N. agencies partnered with the
U.N. defends aid work in Syria after accusations of being too close to government
Reuters / Posted 29 days ago
regime," Leenders said. The Guardian said two U.N. agencies partnered with the Syria Trust charity, headed by Assad's wife Asma, and had spent $8.5 million. She is under U.S. and E.U. sanctions, it said. The United Nations said its humanitarian... Read more
9 related stories
29d
The Daily Mining Gazette
Shirley Lorraine Ronkainenand great-grandmother. Surviving is her daughter, Susan (Nedal) Mustafa of Abu
Shirley Lorraine Ronkainen
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
and great-grandmother. Surviving is her daughter, Susan (Nedal) Mustafa of Abu Dhabi, UAE; six grandchildren, Logan, Sami (Asma), Hamza (fiance' Masha), Laila, Omar (Nour), and Nadia; two great-grandchildren, Yousuf and Adam; and several nieces,... Read more
30d
New Kerala
UN aid programme in Syria under Assad's grip: newkerala.com #111825sums by the UN mission, as have government departments and charities - includin
UN aid programme in Syria under Assad's grip: newkerala.com #111825
New Kerala / Posted 30 days ago
sums by the UN mission, as have government departments and charities - including the one set up by President's wife Asma al-Assad and another by his close associate Rami Makhlouf. Critics believe that aid is being prioritised in... Read more
9 related stories
30d
Calcutta News
UN faces censure for awarding contracts to pro-Assad parties in Syriaforces. Contracts worth $5.8 million were also awarded by various UN bodies to
UN faces censure for awarding contracts to pro-Assad parties in Syria
Calcutta News / Posted 30 days ago
forces. Contracts worth $5.8 million were also awarded by various UN bodies to Syria Trust Charity which is owned by Asma, Assad’s wife. The $4 million aid given by UN to the state-run fuel supplier is also in contention as the oil company... Read more
9 related stories
30d
Gulf News
UN aid going to Al Assad-linked companiesrun by or linked to individuals under US and EU sanctions Syria's President Ba
UN aid going to Al Assad-linked companies
Gulf News / Posted 30 days ago
run by or linked to individuals under US and EU sanctions Syria's President Bashar al-Assad stands next to his wife Asma, as he addresses injured soldiers and their mothers during a celebration marking Syrian Mother's Day in Damascus, in... Read more
9 related stories
30d
asianage
UN pays tens of millions to Syrian companies linked to Assad regimethat two UN agencies had partnered up with the Syria Trust charity, an organisa
UN pays tens of millions to Syrian companies linked to Assad regime
asianage / Posted 30 days ago
that two UN agencies had partnered up with the Syria Trust charity, an organisation started and chaired by Assad's wife Asma, spending a total of $8.5 million (7.6 million euros). It also said the UN had given money to the state-owned fuel... Read more
9 related stories
More

People in this news