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Storm alert in Tamil Nadu and Kerala as four people die

Storm alert in Tamil Nadu and Kerala as four people die

Southern Kerala was lashed by heavy rain and strong winds yesterday leaving trees uprooted at several places in Thiruvananthapuram and Kollam districts and bringing traffic chaos.

MacKinnon scores in OT to give Avalanche win

MacKinnon scores in OT to give Avalanche win

Nathan MacKinnon scored a power-play goal 59 seconds into overtime and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 on Wednesday.

Ishant’s resurgence welcome news for India’s pace stocks

Ishant’s resurgence welcome news for India’s pace stocks

Ishant’s match haul of 5-80 was described by Kohli as the standout performance

Saudi crackdown almost derailed Emaar IPO; UAE offers now at risk

Saudi crackdown almost derailed Emaar IPO; UAE offers now at risk

A Dubai property developer managed to pull off the Middle East’s largest initial share offering this year, .....

Syrian army, allies retake Albu Kamal from Islamic State

Syrian army, allies retake Albu Kamal from Islamic State

Albu Kamal has changed hands several times, with government forces announcing the capture of the town near the Iraqi border earlier this month but losing it to a blistering IS counter-attack a week ago.

Pakistanis for increased trade between the two countries

Pakistanis for increased trade between the two countries

Members of Pakistani business community and professionals working in Qatar recently held a gathering at the embassy of Pakistan and discussed how bilateral business between the two countries could be increased.

Greek flooding toll reaches 19, as more bodies found

Greek flooding toll reaches 19, as more bodies found

Greek police and emergency workers rescued three bodies in flood-hit areas west of Athens on Saturday, bringing the death toll since Wednesday to 19.

BMW used cars weekend extravaganza from Nov 2

BMW used cars weekend extravaganza from Nov 2

Alfardan Automobiles, the official BMW Group importer in Qatar, has announced a weekend extravaganza at the BMW used cars showroom in Al Sadd, from November 2 to 4.

MPHC posts 13% jump in 9-month profit to QR805.91mn

MPHC posts 13% jump in 9-month profit to QR805.91mn

Improved selling prices and one-off claims helped Mesaieed Petrochemical Holding Company (MPHC) report a 13% increase year-on-year in net profit to QR805.91mn in the first nine months of this year.

Pyeongchang 2018 Games torch lit in ancient Olympia

Pyeongchang 2018 Games torch lit in ancient Olympia

The torch for the Pyeongchang 2018 winter Olympics was lit in ancient Olympia on Tuesday using the backup flame from the dress rehearsal due to rainy weather, kicking off the countdown for the first winter Games in Asia ...

New poll shows president still hugely popular

New poll shows president still hugely popular

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte retained a high public approval rating in an opinion poll released yesterday, a stark contrast to a different survey earlier this week that showed a sharp decline in trust and satisfaction in the maverick leader.

Asean lawmakers blocked from visiting De Lima in jail

Asean lawmakers blocked from visiting De Lima in jail

Four lawmakers belonging to the Asean Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR) group criticised Philippine authorities yesterday for blocking their visit to Senator Leila De Lima, a staunch critic of President Rodrigo Dutere, in her detention cell.