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Arab TV series showcases untold stories of IS women

Arab TV series showcases untold stories of IS women

They are mothers, daughters, wives -- and suicide bombers: an Arab television drama timed for the Muslim holy month of Ramadan tells the untold stories of women and the Islamic State group.

Kashmiri activist says blocked from leaving India

Kashmiri activist says blocked from leaving India

Delhi airport authorities barred a prominent Kashmiri activist Wednesday from flying out of India despite holding a valid visa, a move his group described as an attempt to deny human rights in the violence-hit region.

EM currencies and stocks drift lower

EM currencies and stocks drift lower

Emerging market currencies and stocks drifted lower in Europe yesterday, having been lashed overnight

BoJ making contingency plans to meet Brexit risks

BoJ making contingency plans to meet Brexit risks

Japanese policymakers are in frequent contact with European counterparts on how to soothe markets if Britain votes to leave the European Union, with the first line of defence aimed at preventing a shortage of dollar liquidity.

Qatar volleyball team set for World League in Slovenia

Qatar volleyball team set for World League in Slovenia

Qatar national volleyball team arrived in Maribor, Slovenia, on Saturday for their training camp ahead of their first-ever participation in FIVB World League.

Belgian police arrest four; find 'traces' of terror attack plot

Belgian police arrest four; find 'traces' of terror attack plot

Police found "traces" of a plot to launch a new attack in Belgium when they arrested four people suspected of recruiting jihadists for Syria and Libya, prosecutors said Wednesday.

PM attends global meet on dual disability

PM attends global meet on dual disability

HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani attended the opening session of the 2nd Doha International Conference...

Lavillenie takes Bubka’s baton and launches pole vault meet

Lavillenie takes Bubka’s baton and launches pole vault meet

The baton, or should that be pole vault, has duly been passed between Ukrainian legend Sergey Bubka and his successor as world record holder, Renaud Lavillenie of France.