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Renewed push at UN for Yemen war probe

Renewed push at UN for Yemen war probe

Diplomats and rights advocates gathered at the UN Wednesday to launch a new push for an international investigation into rights violations in war-ravaged Yemen, after two previous attempts failed amid Saudi pressure.

Qatar vows to protect Syrian people

Qatar vows to protect Syrian people

Qatar, a supporter of rebels in Syria's civil war, suggested it could intervene militarily following Russia's intervention in support of President Bashar al-Assad.

Nevada wildfire destroys homes, threatens 6,000 California residences

Nevada wildfire destroys homes, threatens 6,000 California residences

A relatively small but fast-moving wildfire in California's Sierra Nevada mountains grew overnight ...

SCH issues health guide for pilgrims

SCH issues health guide for pilgrims

The Supreme Council of Health (SCH) has issued the ‘Pilgrims’ Health Handbook 2015’.

Ooredoo hosts special movie screening

Ooredoo hosts special movie screening

Ooredoo celebrated World Friendship Day recently by hosting a special screening of the latest blockbuster Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation for 30 lucky winners and their best friends.

UN endorses Iran deal, paves way to lift sanctions

UN endorses Iran deal, paves way to lift sanctions

The UN Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution that endorses the historic deal on Iran's nuclear program and clears a path for international sanctions to be lifted.

Rodgers confirms Sterling move, plays down rift

Rodgers confirms Sterling move, plays down rift

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers confirmed yesterday his team plans to sell Raheem Sterling to a rival club as he played down reports of an acrimonious rift over the restless England forward.