Speaker of Parliament Sultan al-Barakani along with Deputy Speaker Mohssen BaSarrah and Heads of Parliamentary blocs held discussions today, Sunday, with the UN's Envoy to Yemen Hans Grundberg over the ongoing peace efforts.
The official spokesman for the Palestinian Presidency, Nabil Abu Rudeineh, warned of the dangerous escalation of the Israeli occupation authorities, in the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque, and the attack on citizens in its squares and in the alleys and lanes of the Old City of Al-Quds.
Oil prices rose in early Asian trade on Monday after US leaders reached a tentative agreement on the government's debt ceiling, which could prevent a catastrophic default in the world's largest economy and oil consumer.
FC Barcelona won the Spanish Football League title, after defeating its neighbor Espanyol by four goals to two, to settle the struggle for the La Liga title, four rounds before the end of the competition.
FAO organizes training in solar powered irrigation plants
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has in partnership with the Agriculture Ministry launched a training course for the groups and associations of water users an farmers in the field of solar powered irrigation systems.
The two-day course is acquainting 20 participants from Shabwah and Abyan about introducing, installing, operating and maintaining these modern irrigation networks. The learned expertise will help ration the use of waer and lessen the depletion of underground water reservoirs