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Farah surprise winner of BBC  award; Joshua misses out

Farah surprise winner of BBC award; Joshua misses out

Athlete pips Superbikes world champion Jonathan Rea and Paralympian Jonnie Peacock

Modi's generics-only drugs plan worries health experts, Indian pharma sector

Modi's generics-only drugs plan worries health experts, Indian pharma sector

India's plan to bring in a law to ensure doctors prescribe medicines only by their generic names risks proliferating the sale of substandard drugs in a country where regulation is already lax ...

M?venpick Hotel Istanbul calling all Gulf travellers

M?venpick Hotel Istanbul calling all Gulf travellers

Hotel launches exclusive services and benefits for Gulf travellers and families during Ramadan, Eid and the upcoming holiday season

Abandoned in Saudi desert camps, migrant workers won't leave without pay

Abandoned in Saudi desert camps, migrant workers won't leave without pay

Migrant construction workers, abandoned in their thousands by Saudi employers in filthy desert camps during the kingdom's economic slump, say they will not accept a government offer ...

Daily urges Pakistan, India to put aside hardline stances

Daily urges Pakistan, India to put aside hardline stances

Pakistan was yesterday urged by a leading newspaper not to sour its “already precarious relationship” with India by making controversial statements on Kashmir.

Cooling off

Cooling off

Kuwaitis walk as others sit on cafe terraces inside the Avenues Mall, the country’s largest shopping centre, yesterday in Kuwait City.

China defends forex policies

China defends forex policies

China’s Foreign Ministry yesterday said the yuan’s exchange rate was not the reason for unbalanced trade ties with the United States, after Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said he would label Beijing a currency manipulator.

‘Cursed’ Cubs tipped to end drought as season begins

‘Cursed’ Cubs tipped to end drought as season begins

The Chicago Cubs have Major League Baseball buzzing at the prospect of seeing the game’s long-time loveable losers end their century-plus World Series title drought in 2016.

UN aims to restart Syria peace talks on March 9

UN aims to restart Syria peace talks on March 9

The UN will delay the next round of Syria peace talks by two days to allow the cessation of hostilities...

Royal Jordanian closes $275mn loan facility

Royal Jordanian closes $275mn loan facility

Alia, or the Royal Jordanian Airlines (RJ) has successfully closed a $275mn dual conventional and Islamic secured facility with a syndicate of seven banks of which two are from Qatar.

FIFA warns soccer legends against Kuwait game

FIFA warns soccer legends against Kuwait game

FIFA has sent a global alert to all members warning them to keep their players away from an "All Stars" game in Kuwait ...