Gulf Times - Ohsumi
Kidnapping feared after French girl vanishes from wedding

Kidnapping feared after French girl vanishes from wedding

The girl has not been seen since around 3:00 am on Sunday when she was at the wedding with her parents in the town of Pont-de-Beauvoisin in the French Alps near the town of Chambery.

Cricket fans

Cricket fans

Bangladeshi cricket fans cheer as they watch the ICC Champions Trophy cricket match between Bangladesh and India broadcast on a screen in a street in Dhaka on Thursday.

Court hearing GCC citizen’s rental dispute case

Court hearing GCC citizen’s rental dispute case

A court is hearing a case wherein a young GCC citizen is involved in a dispute with a house owner over termination of a rent contract.

Japanese scientist wins 2016 Nobel medicine prize

Japanese scientist wins 2016 Nobel medicine prize

Japan's Yoshinori Ohsumi won the 2016 Nobel prize for medicine or physiology for his discovery of how cells break down and recycle their content, which could lead to a better understanding of cancer, Parkinson's and type 2 diabetes.

A day of hoaxes and spoofs and... red faces

A day of hoaxes and spoofs and... red faces

Bogus ad campaigns, a failed prank by Google, Ivy League football robots and an attempt at humour on the fraught presidential campaign trail competed for attention in the US yesterday, traditionally a day of hoaxes and spoofs.

Divorce battle wife ‘will not leave home’

Divorce battle wife ‘will not leave home’

A divorced wife threatened with jail for refusing to leave her £2mn? matrimonial home has come out fighting, saying: “Prison is nothing after all I’ve been through.”

Supreme Court remains silent on rigging panel

Supreme Court remains silent on rigging panel

The Supreme Court has not responded to a government’s request to form a three-member panel to probe Pakistan...

Bangladesh calls off search for sunken boat

Bangladesh calls off search for sunken boat

Bangladeshi rescuers yesterday called off their search for a heavily overloaded river boat that sank a week ago drowning scores of passengers, an official said.

China’s Alibaba Group cleans up ‘gray market’ for luxury brands

China’s Alibaba Group cleans up ‘gray market’ for luxury brands

Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding is rolling out a powerful new incentive to attract luxury brands...

Hamas tactics inflict heavy casualties on Israeli troops

Hamas tactics inflict heavy casualties on Israeli troops

Using tunnels, mines, booby traps and snipers, Hamas fighters have inflicted record casualties on Israeli troops ...

Minister visits art exhibition

Minister visits art exhibition

HE the Minister of Culture, Arts and Heritage Dr Hamad bin Abdul Aziz al-Kuwari has visited InterContinental Doha The City to tour the new Alif Art Exhibition

Five children killed in minibus crash

Five children killed in minibus crash

Five children and an adult on a day trip were killed in northeastern France yesterday after their minibus collided with a truck...