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S. Korean arrested after double murder at Hong Kong hotel

S. Korean arrested after double murder at Hong Kong hotel

Police rushed to the hotel after receiving a report on Sunday morning that a man and a woman, both aged 42, were fighting.

Goldman plans private equity expansion to help offset trading funk

Goldman plans private equity expansion to help offset trading funk

Goldman Sachs Group is ramping up its private-equity investments and going after smaller, high-growth targets as part of a broad plan to offset recent trading declines, three people familiar with the effort told Reuters.

Safari Eid and Onam promotions start today

Safari Eid and Onam promotions start today

Eid and Onam promotions are starting today at Safari outlets in Doha.

Python eats wallaby on Australian golf course

Python eats wallaby on Australian golf course

A routine round of golf has taken a uniquely Australian turn with stunned players finding a giant python wrestling with a wallaby on a fairway.

Omani trio dominate Red Bull Car Park Drift final podium

Omani trio dominate Red Bull Car Park Drift final podium

In a storm of smoking tires and roaring engines, the Red Bull Car Park Drift Final 2016 concluded with Omani Haitham al-Hadidy crowned as the ‘King of Drift’ on Friday.

EU Parliament backs freeze of Turkish membership talks

EU Parliament backs freeze of Turkish membership talks

The European Parliament on Thursday voted to freeze membership talks with Turkey over its ‘disproportionate’ post-coup crackdown, further escalating tensions with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Binay remains ahead in presidential race

Binay remains ahead in presidential race

Vice President Jejomar Binay maintained his lead over his rivals despite a two-percentage points slip in his ratings, the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey showed.

AI Express passengers stranded

AI Express passengers stranded

About 100 passengers of a Dammam-bound Air India Express (IX 381/382) flight from Kozhikode in Kerala were stranded in Doha yesterday after the aircraft developed a ‘technical snag,’ sources said.

Delta pilots seek big payday as airline’s earnings surge

Delta pilots seek big payday as airline’s earnings surge

The union representing Delta Air Lines’ pilots wants raises of almost 40% compounded over three years, attempting to reverse some of the pay and benefit cuts adopted in the early 2000s.

Former navy chief of Lanka denies running secret prison

Former navy chief of Lanka denies running secret prison

Sri Lanka’s former navy chief yesterday denied operating secret jails during the country’s 37-year ethnic war, local media reported...

India, Pakistan must talk to revive cricket: Gavaskar

India, Pakistan must talk to revive cricket: Gavaskar

Former batting great Sunil Gavaskar believes New Delhi and Islamabad must start a dialogue to pave the way for the revival of regular matches between India and Pakistan.