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Three shot dead in clashes as Kenyan opposition leader returns

Three shot dead in clashes as Kenyan opposition leader returns

Raila Odinga won an unprecedented court victory overturning the result of the August 8 presidential poll, leading to a rerun last month that he then boycotted.

VCUarts Qatar to display Iraqi artists’ works

VCUarts Qatar to display Iraqi artists’ works

An exhibition titled ‘City Limits’ by emerging Iraqi artists Sajjad Abbas and Laith K Daer will take place at the Gallery at Virginia Commonwealth School of the Arts in Qatar (VCUarts Qatar) from today until December 9.

Mayor de Blasio poised for second term

Mayor de Blasio poised for second term

New Yorkers went to the ballot box yesterday in local polls widely tipped to be won by Mayor Bill de Blasio in a city pumped by loathing for home-town boy Donald Trump.

Sicilians elect new governor in rehearsal for national vote

Sicilians elect new governor in rehearsal for national vote

Sicilians began voting for a new regional government on Sunday in a crucial ballot seen as a test of national trends ahead of parliamentary elections in the spring.

Emir issues new law on food control

Emir issues new law on food control

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani issued yesterday Law No.20 of 2017 amending some provisions of Law No.8 of 1990 on the regulation of human food control.

Charity urges solution to Rohingya crisis

Charity urges solution to Rohingya crisis

Save the Children International chief executive officer yesterday said the international community, the United Nations and the UN Security Council must continue giving attention to the Rohingya crisis, even in the coming weeks and months to find a solution to it.

US step towards tax reform helps equities across world

US step towards tax reform helps equities across world

Equities across the globe got a boost yesterday from US lawmakers taking a step towards enacting the tax reform plan sought by President Donald Trump.

Defence Minister meets US special envoy

Defence Minister meets US special envoy

HE the Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah yesterday met with Brett H McGurk, US Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter IS.

BAE to cut almost 2,000 jobs as Eurofighter backlog falls

BAE to cut almost 2,000 jobs as Eurofighter backlog falls

BAE Systems will eliminate almost 2,000 jobs over three years as it struggles to secure new orders for the Eurofighter Typhoon warplane and slims down its naval ships and cyber-security businesses.

Russian jet crashes in Syria, crew killed

Russian jet crashes in Syria, crew killed

A Sukhoi military jet crashed while trying to take off from Russia's Hmeimim base in Syria on Tuesday, killing the crew, Russian news agencies quoted a military spokesman as saying.

Rabada main second Test threat to Bangladesh

Rabada main second Test threat to Bangladesh

Having failed to take advantage of favourable first Test conditions, the Bangladesh batsmen have a chance to make amends against the least experienced bowling line-up South Africa have fielded in many years.

Al-Marri renews call to probe human rights violations

Al-Marri renews call to probe human rights violations

Dr. Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri also urged direct meetings with the victims to listen to their complaints, and document their psychological, material and moral damage they suffered.