The Crescent Sighting Committee at the Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs (Awqaf) has called upon Muslims in Qatar to sight the new crescent moon (hilal) of Shawwal tomorrow evening, the 29th Ramadan 1438AH corresponding to June 24.
Ousted Uber Technologies head Travis Kalanick learned early last year that the engineer who until recently oversaw the company’s driverless car project possessed discs of information from Google, according to a court filing.
Amazon.com will acquire Whole Foods Market for $13.7bn, a bombshell of a deal that catapults the e-commerce giant into the supermarket business with hundreds of stores across the US.
Immigration authorities in Canada have said that a Sri Lankan refugee accused of killing his wife but set free by court, will be deported to his home country, within weeks.
Qatar could defend its currency for years in the face of economic sanctions by other Gulf states, the country’s balance sheet suggests, so the riyal’s peg to the US dollar is unlikely to fall victim to the region’s diplomatic crisis.
Bangladesh and New Zealand head into their final group match of this year’s Champions Trophy desperate for victory but knowing even a win in Cardiff today may not take either of them into the semi-finals.