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India indicts Pakistan-based militants over air base attack

India indicts Pakistan-based militants over air base attack

India's top counter-terrorism agency on Monday charged Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), and its top leader, with perpetrating a deadly attack on an Indian air force base in January.

Qatar Executive to display aircraft at Geneva show EBACE

Qatar Executive to display aircraft at Geneva show EBACE

Qatar Executive, the private jet charter division of Qatar Airways, will be exhibiting at Europe’s leading business aviation show EBACE in Geneva, Switzerland from May 24 to 26.

Russia economy to resume growth next year, says Putin

Russia economy to resume growth next year, says Putin

President Vladimir Putin assured Russians that the economy will resume growth next year in his annual call-in show last week

Alarming pace of suicides in the Indian community

Alarming pace of suicides in the Indian community

Suicide by an Indian entrepreneur, who was in the mid-40s, on Tuesday in a Doha villa has come as a rude shock to the community, which has seen a total of nine members ending their lives in a span of 53 days.

Chemistry teacher defies Taliban

Chemistry teacher defies Taliban

A chemistry teacher who tried to shield his students by opening fire on Taliban militants during a deadly attack at a Pakistani university was known as “The Protector” even before his death in a hail of bullets yesterday.

Maldives president says arrested deputy is threat to national security

Maldives president says arrested deputy is threat to national security

Maldives President Abdulla Yameen described his deputy as a threat to national security after his arrest over an alleged attempt to assassinate Yameen in a speedboat bombing last month.

Short-sellers descend on Singapore stock market

Short-sellers descend on Singapore stock market

The Singapore stock market has unexpectedly turned into a playground for short-sellers looking to profit from weakness in shares of companies with heavy exposure.

Yuan inclusion in major reserve currencies in ’15

Yuan inclusion in major reserve currencies in ’15

China is closer to joining the major league of reserve currencies with a deal possible later this year to include the yuan in the International Monetary Fund’s unit of account..

Chevron to exit shale gas exploration in Australia

Chevron to exit shale gas exploration in Australia

Chevron Corp abandoned Australian shale exploration and said it will sell its 50% stake in that nation’s largest fuel supplier.

 Court summons Zia, 3 family members in loan default case

Court summons Zia, 3 family members in loan default case

Opposition BNP chief Khaleda Zia, her Malaysia-based daughter-in-law and two.

Parents of death row convict make appeal for mercy

Parents of death row convict make appeal for mercy

The family of a man condemned to death as a teenager made an emotional appeal for mercy yesterday, saying...

Allardyce fumes after Spurs snatch late draw

Allardyce fumes after Spurs snatch late draw

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce launched a scathing attack on referee Jon Moss and accused Tottenham’s players.