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California wants 5 million 'green' cars on roads by 2030

California wants 5 million 'green' cars on roads by 2030

California Governor Jerry Brown signed an executive order detailing aims to have five million electric cars on the state's roads by 2030 -- by accelerating the production of such vehicles using financial incentives and rebates.

Chinese vessels near island should not cause alarm: envoy

Chinese vessels near island should not cause alarm: envoy

The presence of Chinese vessels off Pagasa (Thitu) Island should not cause alarm, China’s ambassador to Manila Zhao Jianhua has said.

Trump asks Supreme Court to reinstate travel ban

Trump asks Supreme Court to reinstate travel ban

President Donald Trump's administration asked the US Supreme Court on Thursday to reinstate its temporary ban on travellers from six Muslim majority nations despite repeated setbacks in the lower courts.

Philippine, US troops train for relief operations

Philippine, US troops train for relief operations

Filipino and American troops yesterday simulated relief operations in the wake of a supertyphoon scenario, highlighting the focus of this year’s Balikatan exercises on disaster response as the usual territorial defence manoeuvres took a back seat.

Ukip seeks new role as Brexit euphoria fades

Ukip seeks new role as Brexit euphoria fades

After the highs of Brexit, the eurosceptic UK Independence Party (UKIP) approaches its spring conference suffering from an existential hangover.

Barca eye return to the top in Cup final rehearsal

Barca eye return to the top in Cup final rehearsal

Barcelona have the chance to go top of La Liga for the first time since October in a Copa del Rey final dress rehearsal when they visit Alaves today.

Trump urged to remove Iraq from travel ban list

Trump urged to remove Iraq from travel ban list

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi asked US President Donald Trump in a phone call to remove his country from a contentious travel ban list, a statement said on Friday.

Tech firms unite to challenge Trump immigration order

Tech firms unite to challenge Trump immigration order

A broad coalition of US technology firms has begun planning a joint legal strategy challenging President Donald Trump's executive order barring refugees and many Muslims from American soil, sources say.

Jaish face Khor as AFC semis loom

Jaish face Khor as AFC semis loom

El Jaish go head to head against Al Khor at the Lekhwiya stadium today in round three of the QSL.

Bridal show

Bridal show

A Sri Lankan model presents a creation by local designer during the “Brides of Sri Lanka” ...

QNB holds ceremony for its ‘Management Development Programme’ graduates

QNB holds ceremony for its ‘Management Development Programme’ graduates

QNB has recently held a graduation ceremony for more than 130 employees who participated