Islam Times - US President Barack Obama has called on the United Kingdom to drop Brexit and stay in the European Union (EU), warning that leaving the EU would put London “in the back of the queue” in terms of trade deals with Washington.
Islam Times - Yemen’s Houthis say they will be joining talks with representatives of the country’s former government in Kuwait after previously avoiding participation due to truce violations by Saudi Arabia.
Islam Times - US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton added to her commanding lead in delegates over Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders with her victory in New York state primary.
Islam Times - The Palestinian Authority is reportedly under pressure from France and other countries to stop its efforts to push for a UN resolution condemning Israeli settlements in the occupied territories.
Islam Times - Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says Russia will ask the UN Security Council to put groups undermining a fragile ceasefire in Syria on the list of terrorist groups.
Islam Times - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has denounced a recent Saudi-led campaign against Hezbollah, praising the Lebanese movement as a source of pride for Muslims.
Islam Times - At least eight Palestinians are injured after Israeli military forces raid a refugee camp in the occupied West Bank to demolish the house of a teenager.
Islam Times - US presidential candidate Ted Cruz has come in third in New York’s Republican primary, behind Donald Trump and John Kasich.
Islam Times - Hundreds of people have staged a demonstration in Brasilia in support of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, who is facing an impeachment case.
Islam Times - Saudi Arabia has an army of Washington lobbyists to deploy as it tries to stop US Congress from passing legislation that could expose the country to litigation over the 9/11 terrorist attacks, a report says.
Islam Times - EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says the European bloc does not recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, a day after Tel Aviv said the region would remain part of Israel “forever.”
Islam Times - An Egyptian opposition politician has launched legal proceedings against President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi over his decision to hand the control of two strategic Egyptian Red Sea islands over to Saudi Arabia.
Islam Times - Belgian officials say there are signs that more Daesh-linked terrorists have been sent to Europe after bombings killed 32 people in Brussels last month.
Islam Times - US President Barack Obama has left Washington, DC for the Saudi capital, Riyadh, where he will meet with the Saudi king at a time of immense tensions between their two countries.
Islam Times - Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says an agreement has been reached with Moscow to free a detained Ukrainian pilot, noting that she will be swapped with two Russian servicemen held in Ukraine.
Islam Times - Dutch lawmakers have narrowly rejected a motion calling on the government to immediately withdraw a law ratifying an association agreement between the European Union (EU) and Ukraine.
Islam Times - The Cuban revolutionary leader and former president, Fidel Castro, has given a valedictory speech on the final day of the country's 7th Communist party congress, acknowledging he will not be long for this world.
Islam Times - US Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump and Democratic rival Hillary Clinton have been projected as the winners of New York primaries, hoping to secure their party nomination.
Islam Times - The White House says there is a “framework” still in place in Syrian peace talks despite an apparent breakdown due to the opposition walkout.
Islam Times - Iraqi pro-government tribal fighters have taken control of three key Daesh command centers in the country’s eastern province of Diyala.