Leading Palestinian political factions are to gather tomorrow in Cairo to push ahead with reconciliation efforts, despite fundamental disputes ahead of a key December 1 deadline.
Qatar and Japan signed an agreement for import and export of race horses between the two countries.
Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) Secretary-General Hassan al-Thawadi has said that Qatar is “at the forefront of the fight against terrorism” and that the country is determined to stop terror through “education and empowerment.”
Novak Djokovic fended off a brief challenge from Ernests Gulbis to reach the Wimbledon last 16 yesterday as women’s top seed Angelique Kerber scraped into the business end of the championships.
A brash businessman with martial arts skills yesterday clinched Mongolia’s first-ever presidential runoff election after his opponent conceded defeat in the scandal-plagued race to take the helm of the resource-rich but debt-laden country.
Most of the hundreds of people streaming over the US border into Canada in recent weeks are asylum-seekers, coming from Syria, Yemen, Turkey or Sudan, according to the United Nations’ refugee point man in the country.
Emergency crews early on Monday prepared loads of rock to be dropped by helicopters to seal a crumbling spillway that threatens to inundate communities along the Feather River in Northern California, local media reported.