Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Wednesday sacked the justice minister over his criticism of a $1.1 billion deal, signed last month, to lease a port to a Chinese company, the cabinet spokesman said.
Police on Wednesday identified a headless female torso washed ashore in Copenhagen as that of Swedish journalist Kim Wall, who they believe was killed by a Danish inventor on board his home-made submarine.
Qatar Islamic Bank signed to provide 1.6 billion riyals ($440 million) of financing to build a food processing and storage facility at the country's Hamad Port, as Doha strengthens its resistance against sanctions ...
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un is ‘starting to respect’ the United States, President Donald Trump declared, even as Pyongyang revealed plans for its missile development Wednesday and Kim ordered a production boost.
Former Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra on sought a blessing by Buddhist monks' blessing at her house in Bangkok on Wednesday ahead of a court verdict due on Friday that could land her in prison.
His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met yesterday at his office at the Emiri Diwan with Senior Adviser to the US President, Jared Kushner; assistant to the President and Special Representative for International Negotiations, Jason Greenblatt; Deputy National Security Adviser, Dina
A domestic worker cannot be deployed for work outside the country without his approval, according to Law No 15 of 2017 on domestic workers, issued yesterday by His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani.
Domestic workers are entitled to an end-of-service benefits for each year of work after spending a minimum of full year at work, according to Law No 15 of 2007 on domestic workers, issued yesterday by His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani.
An earthquake hit the tourist-packed holiday island of Ischia on Monday night, killing two people, injuring dozens and trapping three young brothers who survived for up to 16 hours before being rescued.
The high court yesterday upheld death sentences of 15 convicts including Noor Hossain, dismissed officials of elite Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) lieutenant colonel Tareque Sayeed Mohammad, major Arif Hossain and lieutenant commander SM Masud Rana in the Narayanganj seven-murder trial.
Bangabandhu Awami Ainjibi Parishad, a platform of the ruling Awami League party, yesterday demanded resignation of Chief Justice SK Sinha by September and scrapping of the Supreme Court verdict on 16th amendment to the Constitution.
The Saudi-led blockade on Qatar has caused a number of human rights violations, said Qaiser Anwar. A senior member of Pakistan Welfare Forum (PWF), Anwar was a guest on the live radio show Haqeeqat on Qatar Urdu Radio yesterday.
With Eid al-Adha approaching the social media, including Facebook and Twitter, have become selling points of sacrificial animals – cows, goats and camels – that are available at the prices ranging from Rs25,000 to Rs180,000.