Gulf Times - summer
'Annabelle: Creation' levitates to no. 1 with $35 million

'Annabelle: Creation' levitates to no. 1 with $35 million

‘Annabelle: Creation’ may not be able to save the summer -- which, after this weekend, will only fall farther behind last year's pace -- but it is doing its part to frighten audiences into theaters.

Qatar could move Summer Olympics date, says Coe

Qatar could move Summer Olympics date, says Coe

Sebastian Coe said on Friday that Qatar could move the Summer Olympics to later in the calendar year if the Gulf country ever successfully bids to host the Games.

QIB names ‘Boost Your Salary’ campaign draw winners

QIB names ‘Boost Your Salary’ campaign draw winners

Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) has announced the third round of winners at the last draw of its 'Boost Your Salary' summer finance campaign.

Riders undeterred by ban on cycling along Corniche

Riders undeterred by ban on cycling along Corniche

A ban on cycling on the walkway along the Doha Corniche has failed to deter a number of people, particularly youth, who seem to be unaware of the restriction.

13 children drown in Russia lake tragedy

13 children drown in Russia lake tragedy

At least 13 children and one adult on a summer camp in northeast Russia drowned when their boats capsized in a storm on a lake, investigators said Sunday.

Karachi opens heat relief centres in bid to cut death toll

Karachi opens heat relief centres in bid to cut death toll

Last summer, temperatures as high as 45 degrees Celsius led to more than a thousand heat-related deaths in Karachi.

Five dead in Philippine pop concert: police

Five dead in Philippine pop concert: police

Five people, including teenagers, died from unknown causes during a pop concert in a suburb of the Philippine capital, police said Sunday.

A summer of hope for Nepal tourism sector

A summer of hope for Nepal tourism sector

Subba Tamang, his wife and two children have spent 11 months living in a corrugated metal shack...