Romney wins Washington state caucuses

Romney wins Washington state caucuses

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(Washington) - Mitt Romney has rolled to a double-digit victory in Washington state's Republican presidential caucuses, his fourth campaign triumph in a row and a fresh show of strength in the runup to 10 Super Tuesday contests across America. Rick…
Polls Open For Russia's Presidential Vote‎

Polls Open For Russia's Presidential Vote‎

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(Moscow) - Polling stations have opened across Russia for the presidential election widely expected to return Vladimir Putin to the Kremlin for a record third term. Putin was president in 2000-2008, but has spent the past four years as prime…
Van Rompuy reappointed as EU president

Van Rompuy reappointed as EU President

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(Brussels) - Leaders of European Union have reappointed Herman Van Rompuy as European Union President for a second 30-month term and have also appointed him as the chairman of the Eurozone. "It is with pleasure that I accept a second mandate.…
Sheikh Abdullah discuss relations with FM of Iran

Sheikh Abdullah discuss relations with FM of Iran

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(Tehran) - H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister of UAE held talks with Iranian Foreign Minister, Ali Akbar Salehi during his surprise visit to Iran. Also present were Ambassador Tariq Al Haydan, Assistant Foreign Minister…
Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed meets German Chancellor

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed meets German Chancellor

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(Berlin) - General Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces met German Chancellor Angela Merkel. During the meeting, both the leaders held talks over ways of bolstering…
Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed holds talks with PM of Turkey

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed holds talks with PM of Turkey

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(Ankara) – His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces met with Turkish Prime Minister, Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Also present at the talks were H.E. Sheikh…
Sheikh Abdullah leads UAE's delegation to ''Friends of Syria'' conference

FM leads UAE delegation to 'Friends of Syria' conference

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(Tunis) - H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister of UAE  is leading the UAE's delegation to the "Friends of Syria" conference being held in Tunis. Representatives of more than 60 Arab, Islamic and western countries as…
Kofi Annan named U.N.-Arab League envoy to Syria‎

Kofi Annan named U.N.-Arab League envoy to Syria‎

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(Geneva) - Former U.N. secretary-general Kofi Annan has been appointed as the joint United Nations-Arab League envoy on the Syrian crisis. Ban Ki-Moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations and Nabil Elaraby, Secretary-General of the Arab…
Sheikh Abdullah chairs UAE delegation in G20 FMs meeting

Sheikh Abdullah chairs UAE delegation in G20 FMs meeting

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(Mexico) - H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister of UAE chaired the UAE delegation in non-formal two-day G20 Foreign Ministers meeting, held in Mexico. Sheikh Abdullah also met German Foreign Minister, Guido Westerwelle…
French President Sarkozy announces re-election bid

French President Sarkozy announces re-election bid

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(Paris) - Nicolas Sarkozy, the French president, has officially announced that he is running for second term in April-May presidential vote. “Yes, I am a candidate in the presidential election”, Sarkozy said in an interview. “I took this…
Abdullah bin Zayed meets Russian FM

Sheikh Abdullah meets Russian FM

(Moscow) - H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister of the UAE met Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov. Also present at the meeting were H.E. Khalid Al Ghaith, Assistant Foreign Minister for the Economic Affairs, H.E.…
FM leads UAE Delegation to Arab FMs meeting

Sheikh Abdullah leads UAE Delegation to Arab FMs meeting

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(Cairo) - H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister of UAE is leading UAE delegation to the Ministerial level session of the Arab League Council, being held in Cairo to discuss developments in Syria. In the final statement…
Romney vows 'new conservative era' if elected

Romney vows 'new conservative era' if elected

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(Washington) - White House hopeful Mitt Romney cast himself as a dedicated conservative, insisting he’s the man who can unite Republicans and can replace President Barack Obama in the “battle for the soul of America”. Romney and his opponents…
Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 60 years on throne

Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 60 years on throne

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(London) - Queen Elizabeth II has marked her Diamond Jubilee with completion of 60 years on the throne. She ascended to the throne when her father, George VI, died on Feb.6, 1952 and has thus become the longest-serving sovereign after Queen…