20 dead as search for California mudslide survivors grinds on

20 dead as search for California mudslide survivors grinds on

Another 900 emergency personnel arrived this weekend to join the relief effort conducted by more than 2,100 personnel from local, state and federal agencies.

Sukuk market set to advance in 2018 as global asset class

Sukuk market set to advance in 2018 as global asset class

The market for sukuk issuances is expected to become increasingly buoyant as Islamic bonds have successfully transformed themselves from a niche product ...

Pakistan has ‘produced results’ in fighting terrorism: PM tells US

Pakistan has ‘produced results’ in fighting terrorism: PM tells US

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi yesterday reconfirmed Pakistan’s commitment to the “war on terror” during a meeting with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, saying his country had “produced results” fighting the region’s militants.

HMC holds patient safety awareness programmes

HMC holds patient safety awareness programmes

Patients, visitors and staff members recently took part in Patient Safety Awareness Week events organised by Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Department.

Missing Pakistani activist Salman Haider "recovered" in capital

Missing Pakistani activist Salman Haider "recovered" in capital

Pakistani poet and activist Salman Haider who went missing from the capital Islamabad earlier this month, just days after four other human rights campaigners disappeared, has been found, local media reported on Saturday.

Two former aides to S Korea's Park quizzed over scandal

Two former aides to S Korea's Park quizzed over scandal

South Korean prosecutors on Monday questioned two former key presidential aides over allegations they helped a shadowy confidant of President Park Geun-Hye meddle in state affairs and secretly visit her office.

Frustrated Murray finds way past pesky Lorenzi

Frustrated Murray finds way past pesky Lorenzi

Flummoxed and frustrated by wily veteran Paolo Lorenzi for two sets, second seed Andy Murray changed tactics and beat the 34-year-old Italian at his own game to advance to the US Open fourth round on Saturday.

El Jaish confident as they take on Saudi’s Al Ahli

El Jaish confident as they take on Saudi’s Al Ahli

Fresh from their recent success in the prestigious Qatar Cup, El Jaish are brimming with confidence as they take on Saudi Arabia’s Al Ahli in the Asian Champions League today.

ABN Amro may fetch premium to peers as govt sells 23% stake

ABN Amro may fetch premium to peers as govt sells 23% stake

ABN Amro Group is returning to markets at a premium to European peers seven years after the Dutch government bailed out the bank.

Mourinho eyes more signings

Mourinho eyes more signings

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho described Pedro Rodriguez as “one of the best attacking players in the world” on Friday and suggested the Spaniard might not be the club’s last signing.

Psychologist’s show: the real face of LA’s homelessness

Psychologist’s show: the real face of LA’s homelessness

The vivid portraits of chronically homeless people from the Venice Beach area of Los Angeles feature faces as striking as they are diverse

Aguero strikes as City down United in Manchester derby

Aguero strikes as City down United in Manchester derby

Manchester City reasserted themselves as the dominant local force as Sergio Aguero’s second-half goal secured a 1-0 Premier League victory over 10-man derby rivals Manchester United yesterday.