Cambodian premier Hun Sen led a huge rally yesterday marking the anniversary of the fall of the genocidal Khmer Rouge regime, seizing the opportunity to burnish his image as saviour of the nation.
Syrian striker Omar Khrbin was awarded the Asian Football Confederation’s 2017 Player of the Year yesterday, after starring both for his club and for his war-ravaged country whose attempt to make the World Cup captured the hearts of the sporting world.
Qatar is well positioned as the world’s LNG capital to provide affordable and reliable gas and despite the blockade, the country is honouring all commitments to existing customers, said HE Abdullah bin Hamad al-Attiyah.
Jose Mourinho ruled out any attempt to bring Cristiano Ronaldo back to Old Trafford after Manchester United opened their US tour here on Saturday with a 5-2 rout of the Los Angeles Galaxy.
The Ministry of Interior (MoI) celebrated Eid al-Fitr with different expatriate communities at the Amphitheater of the Asian Town located in the Industrial Area.
Movie stars gathered yesterday in Taipei for the Oscars of Chinese-language cinema with Myanmar-Taiwanese director Midi Z hoping for top honours at the Golden Horse awards with his immigrant drama.
Money managers, producers and consumers made the biggest bets on West Texas Intermediate crude prices in nine years, amid signals more volatility is coming.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley yesterday said that the practice of “triple talaq” will have to be judged on the yardstick of equality and the right to live with dignity.
Russian or Syrian warplanes knocked a major Aleppo hospital out of service on Wednesday, hospital workers said, and ground forces intensified an assault on the city's besieged rebel sector, in a battle that has become a potentially decisive turning point in the civil war.