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Trudeau charms Manila, orders takeaway meal

Trudeau charms Manila, orders takeaway meal

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hopped from one table to the next, chatted with people and posed for selfies yesterday at a fastfood chain store in Manila, charming residents of the Philippines capital for the second time in two years.

Resigned Lebanon PM says free to move in Saudi, to return home 'soon'

Resigned Lebanon PM says free to move in Saudi, to return home 'soon'

Saad Hariri, whose resignation as Lebanon's prime minister a week ago sent shockwaves across the region, said Sunday he is "free" in Saudi Arabia and will return to Lebanon "very soon".

Air Berlin bids final farewell as carve-up talks continue

Air Berlin bids final farewell as carve-up talks continue

After almost four decades, Air Berlin’s last flight landed in its home city on Friday night while its administrators pushed to split its remaining assets among buyers.

Newton passes the muster

Newton passes the muster

When the movie Newton released, it bowled the critics over.

Stafford’s two TD passes help Lions beat Giants

Stafford’s two TD passes help Lions beat Giants

Detroit rookie Jamal Agnew returned a punt 88 yards for a fourth-quarter touchdown, and Matthew Stafford threw two touchdown passes to help the Lions earn a 24-10 win over the New York Giants on Monday night at Met Life Stadium.

PM meets Pakistan ambassador

PM meets Pakistan ambassador

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani yesterday met Pakistan Ambassador Shahzad Ahmad.

Syria troops closer to besieging IS after crossing river

Syria troops closer to besieging IS after crossing river

Syrian government troops came closer yesterday to encircling the Islamic State group in a pocket of Deir Ezzor city after crossing the adjacent Euphrates River, Moscow and a monitoring group said.

Emir, Deputy Emir, PM greet Chile president

Emir, Deputy Emir, PM greet Chile president

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, His Highness the Deputy Emir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al-Thani and HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani yesterday sent cables of congratulations ...

NHRC moots compensation panel under UN patronage

NHRC moots compensation panel under UN patronage

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) has presented a proposal to consider the possibility of establishing a compensation commission within the framework of the United Nations General Assembly ...

LuLu opens its 2nd hypermarket in Indonesia amid $500mn plan

LuLu opens its 2nd hypermarket in Indonesia amid $500mn plan

The Middle Eastern retail major, LuLu Group recently opened its second hypermarket at BSD City, Tangerang, Indonesia, it was announced yesterday.

Eating disorders linked to history of theft: study

Eating disorders linked to history of theft: study

Women with anorexia nervosa or bulimia are up to four times more likely to be convicted of theft – often petty thefts like shoplifting – compared to peers without eating disorders, according to results from a large Swedish study.

McDonald’s launches ‘model store’ in Al Mirqab Mall

McDonald’s launches ‘model store’ in Al Mirqab Mall

McDonald’s Qatar has announced that it has opened a new branch in Al Mirqab Mall. The new McDonald’s outlet is the “first of its kind” in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region to have the iconic Ray Kroc design — founder of McDonald’s — and the second store in the world to follow this desig