Families are being torn apart by the rift between Qatar and three other Gulf Arab states which began six months ago, Amnesty International said yesterday, despite measures to ease the impact of the crisis on ordinary citizens.
US miner Freeport-McMoRan Inc is evacuating spouses and children of workers from its giant Indonesian copper mine after a string of shootings in the area raised security concerns.
This came in a statement delivered by Sarah Mohammed Kamal al-Emadi, a member of Qatar's delegation participating in the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly.
About 1,400 foreign wives and children of suspected Islamic State militants have been moved to a new site north of Mosul, Iraqi authorities confirmed on Monday...
As Qatar prepares to observe the holy month, Meerat Ramadan, organised by Katara the Cultural Village, has become a popular destination, especially for families who want to enjoy the weekend.
Malaysia's transport minister on Monday met a group representing families of passengers from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in Perth, after being lobbied by relatives of those lost when the plane vanished in 2014.
Many families flocked to Aspire Park to celebrate the first day of Eid al-Adha with picnics and gatherings, or for a leisurely stroll around the area to enjoy its amenities.