Gulf Times - Car-ramming
Car hits pedestrians in World Cup city; police say not intentional

Car hits pedestrians in World Cup city; police say not intentional

A 63-year-old resident was killed and three other people were hospitalised after a car mounted a pavement and hit pedestrians in the World Cup host city of Sochi, police said on Wednesday, but they said there was no suggestion it was intentional.

Israel says troops kill Palestinian trying to ram them with car

Israel says troops kill Palestinian trying to ram them with car

Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian who tried to ram his car into them in the occupied West Bank on Saturday, the Israeli military said.

Several dead after man drives van into restaurant in Germany

Several dead after man drives van into restaurant in Germany

A man drove a van into a group of people sitting outside a popular restaurant in the old city centre of Muenster in western Germany on Saturday, killing several of them before taking his own life, police said.

Man rams car into German party HQ in 'suicide attempt'

Man rams car into German party HQ in 'suicide attempt'

A 58-year-old man tried to commit suicide on Christmas Eve by ramming his car into the headquarters of Germany's Social Democratic Party in Berlin, police said on Monday.

Counting of votes for historic Nepal polls concludes

Counting of votes for historic Nepal polls concludes

Counting of votes for 110 seats of house of representative and 220 of state assemblies under proportional representation has concluded in Nepal.

Three hurt after car deliberately rams people in southern France

Three hurt after car deliberately rams people in southern France

A man deliberately ran his car into a group of students outside a high school near Toulouse in southern France on Friday, injuring three people, two of them seriously, police sources said.

Mannai Corp earns QR294mn pre-tax profits in 3rd quarter

Mannai Corp earns QR294mn pre-tax profits in 3rd quarter

Mannai Corporation has earned pre-tax profits of QR294mn in the third quarter of this year, the company said in a release.

Japan’s Denso spends $1bn on US EVs and car safety systems

Japan’s Denso spends $1bn on US EVs and car safety systems

Japan’s Denso Corp is placing a $1bn bet that the US auto sector’s future is electric.

Koh returns for Al Rayyan

Koh returns for Al Rayyan

Al Rayyan will welcome back South Korean midfielder Koh Myong-jin (right) to their squad, ahead of their clash against Al Duhail on Friday.

Assad says Western plots against him foiled but war not yet won

Assad says Western plots against him foiled but war not yet won

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said on Sunday his country had foiled Western designs to topple him but his army had not yet won the fight to end Syria's six-year-old insurgency.

Car rams into soldiers outside Paris, six injured

Car rams into soldiers outside Paris, six injured

French police launched a manhunt on Wednesday after a car rammed into soldiers near their barracks outside Paris, injuring six people, two of them seriously.

Toshiba under pressure to consider ‘Plan B’ as chip sale falters

Toshiba under pressure to consider ‘Plan B’ as chip sale falters

As the $18bn sale of Toshiba Corp’s memory chip unit to a government-approved consortium falters, some bankers and potential investors are pressing the board to seriously consider alternatives, people with direct knowledge of the sale process said — including picking a new buyer.