A Thai court on Thursday handed a suspended one-year prison sentence to an Australian man for accidentally killing his girlfriend in a jet-ski crash last month, a court official told dpa.
The San Francisco Giants have spent the past six weeks looking like the antithesis of a playoff team.
Bangladesh hanged a wealthy tycoon and top financial backer of its largest Islamist party late yesterday for war crimes, dealing a massive blow to the group’s ambitions in the Muslim-majority nation.
Swiss pharmaceuticals firm Novartis AG said it has stopped making tuberculosis drugs in Pakistan in a dispute over pricing, prompting fears of a health crisis due to a shortage of drugs in a country with the world’s fifth-highest TB rates.
Forces allied with Libya's unity government said Saturday they had recaptured the port in the jihadist stronghold of Sirte from Islamic State group fighters who are surrounded inside the city.
Qatar Stock Exchange on Wednesday snapped three days of bearish spell to gain 34 points, mainly on the back of sustained buying by Gulf institutions
Long queues at petrol stations across Doha continue to take their toll on motorists, Gulf Times has learnt after driving around the city for nearly five hours on Thursday afternoon.
The Ukraine crisis has not had much impact on international financial markets so far, although it has hit Ukraine