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Gulf Times staff member to leave Qatar after 36 years of service

Gulf Times staff member to leave Qatar after 36 years of service

Joffrey Francisco Pinto is leaving Qatar after putting in 36 years of service with the Gulf Times newspaper.

Warriors hold off charging Raptors to win on road

Warriors hold off charging Raptors to win on road

Klay Thompson delivered 26 points and Kevin Durant tallied 25 as the reigning NBA champion Golden State Warriors held on to defeat the Raptors 127-125 in Toronto on Saturday.

S. Korean arrested after double murder at Hong Kong hotel

S. Korean arrested after double murder at Hong Kong hotel

Police rushed to the hotel after receiving a report on Sunday morning that a man and a woman, both aged 42, were fighting.

US criticises Alibaba again for selling fakes online

US criticises Alibaba again for selling fakes online

Alibaba Group Holding was cited again as a marketplace for fakes on a US blacklist, another sign of increasing tension between the US and China.

Rescuers at California mudslide expand search

Rescuers at California mudslide expand search

Emergency officials in southern California yesterday said they were looking for five people missing and feared dead or trapped by deadly mudslides and have expanded the search area.

European stocks gain; euro hits highest level since 2014

European stocks gain; euro hits highest level since 2014

The European single currency surged yesterday to a three-year peak against the dollar as German Chancellor Angela Merkel moved closer to a new coalition government, dealers said.

Draghi unheeded as ECB minutes prompt renewed bets on rate hike this year

Draghi unheeded as ECB minutes prompt renewed bets on rate hike this year

The European Central Bank is again struggling to get the message across to markets that any unwinding of stimulus will be slow and steady.

Yemeni party names new leader after Saleh killed

Yemeni party names new leader after Saleh killed

The party of former Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh named a new leader on Sunday after he was killed last month by the Iran-aligned Houthi movement his one-time allies in the country's civil war.

Ooredoo Shop opens in Industrial Area

Ooredoo Shop opens in Industrial Area

A new Ooredoo Shop has been opened in Industrial Area, located opposite Al Attya Market, it was announced yesterday.

Five dead after bus ploughs into Moscow underpass: police

Five dead after bus ploughs into Moscow underpass: police

Five people were killed when a city bus ploughed into a pedestrian underpass in western Moscow on Monday, traffic police said.

Farah surprise winner of BBC  award; Joshua misses out

Farah surprise winner of BBC award; Joshua misses out

Athlete pips Superbikes world champion Jonathan Rea and Paralympian Jonnie Peacock

Lebanese security forces fire tear gas in protest near US embassy

Lebanese security forces fire tear gas in protest near US embassy

Lebanese security forces fired tear gas and water canons at protesters near the US Embassy in Lebanon on Sunday during a demonstration against President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, TV footage showed.