Gulf Times - Attack-on-hospital
Cambodian PM leads huge rally on anniversary of Khmer Rouge’s fall

Cambodian PM leads huge rally on anniversary of Khmer Rouge’s fall

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.

Syria's Khrbin named Asia's player of the year

Syria's Khrbin named Asia's player of the year

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 'well positioned' to power world with affordable, reliable gas: Al-Attiyah

Qatar 'well positioned' to power world with affordable, reliable gas: Al-Attiyah

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.

Minister meets Lankan PM

Minister meets Lankan PM

Sri Lankan Prime Minister and Minister of National Policies and Economic Affairs Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday met HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce, Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani,

Mourinho rules out Ronaldo move after United rout Galaxy

Mourinho rules out Ronaldo move after United rout Galaxy

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.

Interior Ministry celebrates Eid with expatriate communities

Interior Ministry celebrates Eid with expatriate communities

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.

Stars gather for Golden Horse film awards in Taiwan

Stars gather for Golden Horse film awards in Taiwan

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.

Oil bets are biggest in 9 years amid Opec, Trump volatility

Oil bets are biggest in 9 years amid Opec, Trump volatility

Money managers, producers and consumers made the biggest bets on West Texas Intermediate crude prices in nine years, amid signals more volatility is coming.

Kerber queen of WTA standings

Kerber queen of WTA standings

Germany’s US Open winner Angelique Kerber remains atop the WTA world standings and will therefore finish 2016 in first position.

‘Personal laws must comply with fundamental rights’

‘Personal laws must comply with fundamental rights’

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.

Warplanes knock out Aleppo hospital

Warplanes knock out Aleppo hospital

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.

Libya oil exports to resume 'immediately'

Libya oil exports to resume 'immediately'

Libya's oil company on Thursday announced an "immediate" resumption of oil exports from two of the key ports captured this week by forces opposed to the country's UN-backed unity government.