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3 suspected militants killed in Dhaka raid

3 suspected militants killed in Dhaka raid

Three suspected militants have been killed in an exchange of fire during a raid by security forces in the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka, police said yesterday.

China refuses visa to elderly Indian runner

China refuses visa to elderly Indian runner

Man Kaur, dubbed the "miracle from Chandigarh" after winning the 100-metres gold at the World Masters Games in Auckland in April, had been training hard for the competition at home in Punjab state.

Blackburn suffer fall from grace

Blackburn suffer fall from grace

Blackburn Rovers became the first Premier League champions to drop into the third tier of English football yesterday whilst Newcastle claimed the Championship title on a nerve-racking final day.

Fossilised tooth of gigantic ‘killer’ whale found in Australia

Fossilised tooth of gigantic ‘killer’ whale found in Australia

A huge, 5mn-year-old whale tooth has been discovered on an Australian beach, providing the first evidence

Qatar economy remains strong, stable: Al-Raisi

Qatar economy remains strong, stable: Al-Raisi

Qatar is among the “least affected” because of liquidity constraints in the banking system, said Commercial Bank CEO Abdulla Saleh al-Raisi.

Oil production freeze deal talks should end by March 1, says Russian minister

Oil production freeze deal talks should end by March 1, says Russian minister

Consultations on a preliminary deal between leading oil producers to freeze output should be concluded by March 1...

Turkey seizes more than 1,200 unsafe life jackets

Turkey seizes more than 1,200 unsafe life jackets

Turkish police have seized over 1,200 unsafe life jackets destined for use by migrants trying to reach Greece by sea, in a raid on an underground workshop that used Syrian underage labour, a report said yesterday.

QDB launches ‘International Tender Service’ to support exports from Qatari SMEs

QDB launches ‘International Tender Service’ to support exports from Qatari SMEs

Qatar Development Bank has launched the International Tender Services...