Gulf Times - International
Close
Select Section:
Armenian PM rejects demands to quit as protests continue

Armenian PM rejects demands to quit as protests continue

Protesters accuse Serzh Sarksyan of clinging to power after he was appointed premier this month following 10 years as president.

Two Chinese dragon boats capsize in river, 17 killed

Two Chinese dragon boats capsize in river, 17 killed

Two dragon boats practising to race on a river in China have overturned and 17 people drowned, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Sunday.

Britain's Pippa Middleton pregnant with first child, says newspaper

Britain's Pippa Middleton pregnant with first child, says newspaper

Britain's Pippa Middleton, the younger sister of the Duchess of Cambridge, is pregnant with her first child, The Sun on Sunday newspaper reported.

Indian President signs ordinance on death penalty for child rape

Indian President signs ordinance on death penalty for child rape

Indian President Ram Nath Kovind has signed an ordinance that allows stringent punishments for sexual violence against children, including the death penalty for those convicted of raping girls below the age of 12 years.

Suicide attack on Kabul voter registration centre kills 31

Suicide attack on Kabul voter registration centre kills 31

The assaults underscore growing concerns about security in the lead-up to legislative elections scheduled for October 20, which are seen as a test-run for next year's presidential poll.

Fans in Stockholm honour life, music of late DJ Avicii

Fans in Stockholm honour life, music of late DJ Avicii

Hundreds of fans packed a central Stockholm square yesterday to pay tribute to Tim Bergling, better known as the Swedish DJ Avicii, one day after the 28-year-old house musician was found dead in Muscat, Oman.

Armenia protest leader will only discuss PM exit

Armenia protest leader will only discuss PM exit

Armenia’s political crisis deepened yesterday as demonstrations continued and protest leader Nikol Pashinyan said he was only prepared to discuss the exit of the country’s newly elected prime minister, former president Serzh Sarkisian.

Queen marks 92nd birthday with concert

Queen marks 92nd birthday with concert

Queen Elizabeth II marked her 92nd birthday yesterday with traditional gun salutes and a Commonwealth-themed charity concert featuring Tom Jones, Kylie Minogue, and Shaggy.

Windrush victims will be compensated: May

Windrush victims will be compensated: May

Theresa May has reassured Commonwealth leaders that members of the Windrush generation who had suffered “anxieties and problems” as a result of the government’s immigration rules would be paid compensation.

Venezuelan leader pays visit to new Cuban president

Venezuelan leader pays visit to new Cuban president

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro arrived in Havana on Friday to meet with Cuba’s new president and ratify his struggling nation’s ties with one of its few remaining allies.

Gas blast at Chile hospital kills three

Gas blast at Chile hospital kills three

At least three people have died in a gas explosion at a hospital in the city of Concepcion in Chile, the local chief of police told media yesterday.

Tributes paid at funeral of Barbara Bush

Tributes paid at funeral of Barbara Bush

Former first lady Barbara Bush was remembered at her funeral yesterday as a formidable but caring figure whose devotion to her family was matched only by her commitment to public service.

  • Asr

    03:02 PM
  • FAJR

    03:43

  • Shruq

    05:06

  • Duhr

    11:33

  • Asr

    15:02

  • Maghrb

    18:00

  • Isha

    19:30

From To