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Madagascar bans jail visits to prevent spread of plague

Madagascar bans jail visits to prevent spread of plague

Authorities in Madagascar on Friday announced a ban on prison visits to prevent the spread of a plague epidemic that has killed 36 people in the Indian Ocean island.

Kohli ton powers India to 7-wicket win over the Kiwis

Kohli ton powers India to 7-wicket win over the Kiwis

Virat Kohli struck a magnificent hundred as he joined forces with skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni to power India to a 2-1 series lead over New Zealand

Haiti tries to get hurricane aid right but cholera weighs

Haiti tries to get hurricane aid right but cholera weighs

Foreign medics with orange stretchers and gallons of chlorine are stemming a cholera outbreak on Haiti’s hurricane-struck coast but the focus on a disease UN peacekeepers brought here six years ago is slowing the delivery of food and shelter for storm victims.

PKK militant captured over Istanbul blast

PKK militant captured over Istanbul blast

Turkish police have captured a Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militant whom they suspect carried out a "motorbike bomb" attack on Thursday that wounded 10 people near an Istanbul police station, the state-run Anadolu Agency said on Friday.

Going vegan

Going vegan

With changing food trends we also come across changing diet trends, like the vegan diet. What exactly is vegan? What do people eat in this diet? Is it healthy? Is it safe to practice and follow such a diet?

McDonald’s using Smart Wi-Fi solution from Ooredoo

McDonald’s using Smart Wi-Fi solution from Ooredoo

Ooredoo has announced that McDonald’s is the latest business in Qatar to take advantage of its recently-upgraded Smart Wi-Fi solution, utilising the service at 22 restaurants across the country.

Qatar to host financial market regulators’ meeting

Qatar to host financial market regulators’ meeting

Qatar will host tomorrow the 13th meeting of heads of GCC Financial Market Regulators’ Committee as part of efforts to develop integration of the region’s financial markets ...

IRU team calls on Transport Minister

IRU team calls on Transport Minister

HE the Minister of Transport Jassim Seif Ahmed al-Sulaiti meeting a delegation from the International Road Transport Union (IRU).

Chinese leader lauds economic growth of Bangladesh

Chinese leader lauds economic growth of Bangladesh

Visiting China’s Yunnan province governor Li Jiheng yesterday said that Bangladesh would become a hot destination