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Egypt says no fault in hotel room of UK couple who died

Egypt says no fault in hotel room of UK couple who died

Tour operator Thomas Cook has moved all its customers from the hotel in the Red Sea resort of Hurghada after the couple died.

Eid al-Adha holidays to start on August 19

Eid al-Adha holidays to start on August 19

On the occasion of Eid al-Adha, the Amiri Dewan has announced holiday.

Indonesia in rescue bid for 500 hikers stranded after quake

Indonesia in rescue bid for 500 hikers stranded after quake

Indonesia mounted a rescue operation Monday to reach more than 500 hikers and guides stranded by landslides on an active volcano on Lombok, a day after a powerful earthquake struck the holiday island.

Amiri Diwan announces holiday for Eid al-Fitr

Amiri Diwan announces holiday for Eid al-Fitr

On the occasion of Eid Al-Fitr, the Amiri Diwan announces the Eid holiday.

Australian man wins lottery twice in a week

Australian man wins lottery twice in a week

The man plans to invest the money in some Sydney real estate, buy a new car and "a holiday to Honolulu goes without saying".

Australia boy, 12, runs away to Bali using family credit card

Australia boy, 12, runs away to Bali using family credit card

The boy ran away from his Sydney home after a row with his mother, flying first to the Western Australian city of Perth on budget airline Jetstar and then on to Bali, according to commercial broadcaster Channel Nine.

'Ready Player One' powers to $53 million over holiday weekend

'Ready Player One' powers to $53 million over holiday weekend

Steven Spielberg's latest blockbuster topped the domestic box office over the four-day holiday weekend.

Bali to shut down mobile internet for Day of Silence

Bali to shut down mobile internet for Day of Silence

Nyepi brings daily activities to a complete halt as people, including thousands of international tourists, stay indoors.

Qatar Airways to launch service to exotic Malaysian holiday destination Penang

Qatar Airways to launch service to exotic Malaysian holiday destination Penang

Award-winning airline continues robust expansion of its global route network with launch of second Malaysian destination

Thousands evacuated as volcano on holiday island Bali grows more active

Thousands evacuated as volcano on holiday island Bali grows more active

Nearly 35,000 people have been evacuated from near a volcano on the Indonesian holiday island of Bali that officials say is becoming more active and could erupt soon.

Weather forecast for Eid al-Fitr holiday

Weather forecast for Eid al-Fitr holiday

The Qatar Met department has issued a weather forecast summary for the Eid al-Fitr holiday period.

Emiri Diwan declares Sunday official holiday

Emiri Diwan declares Sunday official holiday

The Emiri Diwan has declared Sunday, December 18, an official holiday on the occasion of the National Day.