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At least five dead in Brazil after powerful storm lashes Rio de Janeiro

At least five dead in Brazil after powerful storm lashes Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil's second-largest city, awoke to scenes of chaos on Thursday after thrashing wind and rain whipped through neighborhoods, felling trees, flooding streets ...

Florida cleans up wreckage of powerful storm Matthew

Florida cleans up wreckage of powerful storm Matthew

Joan Galasso walked through the empty wreck of the waterfront seafood restaurant she and her husband started a quarter-century ago and was horrified.

New features in Ooredoo Extra Website

New features in Ooredoo Extra Website

Ooredoo has encouraged customers to visit its Ooredoo Extra website, as the company has released a host of new services on the dedicated site since its launch.

Chicago Cubs dominate MLB all-star team

Chicago Cubs dominate MLB all-star team

The Chicago Cubs will have all four of their players making up the starting infield for next week’s annual all-star game, Major League Baseball announced on Tuesday.

Climate sceptic to advise Trump on energy policy

Climate sceptic to advise Trump on energy policy

Donald Trump has picked a prominent climate change sceptic to help him craft his energy policy and pushed back against renewed calls that he release his income tax returns – saying that his tax rate is “none of your business”.

120 civilians killed by IS in Syria's Kobane: monitor

120 civilians killed by IS in Syria's Kobane: monitor

At least 120 civilians have been killed by the Islamic State group since it entered the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobane just over 24 hours ago, a monitoring group said.

Budget carrier promises year-long  promos

Budget carrier promises year-long promos

Budget carrier Cebu Pacific is expecting to generate more traffic with the introduction of affordable airfare...

Rosberg wins Austrian Grand Prix to take control of F1 championship

Rosberg wins Austrian Grand Prix to take control of F1 championship

Championship leader Nico Rosberg won the Austrian Grand Prix here Sunday, putting Mercedes back on top in a nail-biting finale with teammate Lewis Hamilton.

I’m staying at Inter, says coach Mazzarri

I’m staying at Inter, says coach Mazzarri

Inter Milan’s under-fire coach Walter Mazzarri has committed his future to the Serie A club following president Erick Thohir’s vote of confidence earlier this month.

Coach Enrique vows a ‘new and  attractive Barca’

Coach Enrique vows a ‘new and attractive Barca’

Barcelona’s new coach Luis Enrique promised a fresh start for the fallen Spanish ex-champions at his official presentation yesterday, vowing “attractive, effective”...

‘World-class’ aviation hub, says al-Noaimi

‘World-class’ aviation hub, says al-Noaimi

Hamad International Airport is a world-class aviation hub purpose-built to cater to rapidly evolving aviation and passenger needs of the 21st century,”

Kieswetter to replace injured Wright in England squad

Kieswetter to replace injured Wright in England squad

England all-rounder Luke Wright was ruled out of the World Twenty20 with a side strain yesterday while recuperating Australian James Faulkner will miss today’s super 10 match against Pakistan.