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Al Arabi sign Rayyan youngster Anad

Al Arabi sign Rayyan youngster Anad

Qatar Stars league side Al Arabi has bolstered their ranks ahead of the new campaign with the capture of Al Rayyan youngster Abdulrahman Anad.

US warship sails near disputed island in South China Sea

US warship sails near disputed island in South China Sea

A US warship sailed near a disputed island in the South China Sea claimed by China, Taiwan and Vietnam on Sunday in an operation meant to challenge the competing claims of all three nations ...

Fit at last, Kyrgios feels at home in London

Fit at last, Kyrgios feels at home in London

Australia’s Nick Kyrgios claims he is back to his best in time to make an impact at Wimbledon because he is no longer hampered by injuries and homesickness.

Shipshape

Shipshape

Mohamed Sharif, 70, a carpenter with henna-dyed beard, cuts wood to shape a wood panel while working with others to build a boat at a yard in Fish Harbour in Karachi, Pakistan yesterday.

ADB president calls for investment in infrastructure, innovation

ADB president calls for investment in infrastructure, innovation

The ADB will establish a fund for high-level technology projects, aiming to promote the use of advanced and clean technologies to tackle challenges in developing member countries

Fish found in Qatari waters safe: Ministry

Fish found in Qatari waters safe: Ministry

Fish found in the Qatari waters are safe and free from any disease or pollutant, the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) has said in a statement.

Workshop for young poets

Workshop for young poets

Qatar National Library (QNL), in collaboration with the German embassy and the Goethe-Institut Gulf Region, will hold a three-day ‘Poetry Slam’ workshop from March 18 - 20, leading to a final performance on March 21, as part of the Qatar-Germany 2017 Year of Culture.

Marsh, Renshaw give Australia edge

Marsh, Renshaw give Australia edge

Opener Matt Renshaw said managing a challenging pitch would be the key to defeating India after his dogged half-century helped Australia take a crucial first innings lead in the second Test yesterday.

Germany arrests man suspected of planning attack

Germany arrests man suspected of planning attack

Police have arrested a German man who has admitted planning to lure police or soldiers into a trap and kill them with a home-made bomb, prosecutors and police said on Thursday.

Tesco tests waters in Pakistan with Alpha tie-up

Tesco tests waters in Pakistan with Alpha tie-up

Britain’s biggest retailer Tesco will stock its products at a Pakistani supermarket chain, a Tesco official said yesterday, dipping its toes in a country of nearly 200mn with rising consumer spending and a growing middle class.

New Zealand’s Ronchi returns for South Africa series

New Zealand’s Ronchi returns for South Africa series

New Zealand wicketkeeper Luke Ronchi has recovered from injury and is back in their limited-overs squads for the upcoming home series against South Africa, Black Caps selector Gavin Larsen said.

Lanka war survivors urge UN to push for speedy justice

Lanka war survivors urge UN to push for speedy justice

Ethnic minority Tamil politicians complain of the government’s slow progress in addressing alleged war crimes such as torture, unlawful killings and enforced disappearances