Marsh, Renshaw give Australia edge

Marsh, Renshaw give Australia edge

Opener Matt Renshaw said managing a challenging pitch would be the key to defeating India after his dogged half-century helped Australia take a crucial first innings lead in the second Test yesterday.

Germany arrests man suspected of planning attack

Germany arrests man suspected of planning attack

Police have arrested a German man who has admitted planning to lure police or soldiers into a trap and kill them with a home-made bomb, prosecutors and police said on Thursday.

Tesco tests waters in Pakistan with Alpha tie-up

Tesco tests waters in Pakistan with Alpha tie-up

Britain’s biggest retailer Tesco will stock its products at a Pakistani supermarket chain, a Tesco official said yesterday, dipping its toes in a country of nearly 200mn with rising consumer spending and a growing middle class.

New Zealand’s Ronchi returns for South Africa series

New Zealand’s Ronchi returns for South Africa series

New Zealand wicketkeeper Luke Ronchi has recovered from injury and is back in their limited-overs squads for the upcoming home series against South Africa, Black Caps selector Gavin Larsen said.

Lanka war survivors urge UN to push for speedy justice

Lanka war survivors urge UN to push for speedy justice

Ethnic minority Tamil politicians complain of the government’s slow progress in addressing alleged war crimes such as torture, unlawful killings and enforced disappearances

Hundreds of thousands rally in Iran against Trump

Hundreds of thousands rally in Iran against Trump

Hundreds of thousands of Iranians rallied on Friday to swear allegiance to their clerical leaders and reject US President Donald Trump's warning that he had put the Islamic Republic "on notice", state TV reported.

Veteran British actor John Hurt dies at 77

Veteran British actor John Hurt dies at 77

Oscar-nominated British actor John Hurt, known for his roles in Elephant Man and Harry Potter, has died aged 77 after a battle with pancreatic cancer, his wife said yesterday.

QICDRC welcomes official delegation from DIFC Courts

QICDRC welcomes official delegation from DIFC Courts

The Qatar International Court and Dispute Resolution Centre (QICDRC) has welcomed a delegation from the DIFC Courts, comprising Judge Ali al-Medhani and Ahmed al-Kamali, head of International Relations.

Half a decade of empowering entrepreneurs, Bedaya celebrates anniversary

Half a decade of empowering entrepreneurs, Bedaya celebrates anniversary

The Bedaya Centre for Entrepreneurship and Career Development (Bedaya Centre), a joint initiative by Qatar Development Bank (QDB) and Silatech, recently-celebrated its fifth anniversary, it was announced.

The delicious Koliwada Fish

The delicious Koliwada Fish

With the advent of winter, all that I think in the evenings now is how to make evening foods more appropriate for winters.

New Zealand Quake: Thousands flee homes as tsunami hits

New Zealand Quake: Thousands flee homes as tsunami hits

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck central New Zealand just after midnight, the US Geological Survey said, causing widespread damage and generating a tsunami.

New logo is seen to take Domasco to new heights and refresh its outlook

New logo is seen to take Domasco to new heights and refresh its outlook

Qatar-based multi-brand firm, Doha Marketing Services Company (Domasco), is treading the path towards global recognition following the recent unveiling of its new logo