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Iran to give no quarter in confrontation with US -Khamenei

Iran to give no quarter in confrontation with US -Khamenei

Iran's supreme leader upped the ante in a volatile stand-off with the United States on Tuesday, warning Tehran would continue removing restraints on its nuclear programme

Iranian tanker sinks engulfed in flames, official says no hope of survivors

Iranian tanker sinks engulfed in flames, official says no hope of survivors

A Iranian oil tanker burst into flames from end to end and sank Sunday, eight days after a collision with a cargo ship off China, state media said.

Rescue crews struggle to tame China oil tanker fire

Rescue crews struggle to tame China oil tanker fire

Concerns were growing that the tanker, which hit a freight ship on Saturday night in the East China Sea, may explode and sink as the inferno grew.

Injured tally from Turin stampede rises to 1,000: police

Injured tally from Turin stampede rises to 1,000: police

At least 1,000 people were injured, seven seriously, after a bomb scare triggered a stampede among Juventus fans assembled to watch the Champions League final in Turin, police said Sunday.

Always Dreaming clinches 143rd Kentucky Derby

Always Dreaming clinches 143rd Kentucky Derby

Always Dreaming won the 143rd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs over a sloppy track in Louisville on Saturday, giving jockey John Velazquez and trainer Todd Pletcher their second career wins in the ‘Run for the Roses’.

Doha hosts first meeting of Qatar-UAE security panel

Doha hosts first meeting of Qatar-UAE security panel

Doha hosted yesterday the first meeting of the Qatar-UAE Joint Security Committee, which is part of the Joint Higher Committee between the two countries.

Oil prices extend gains on dollar-slide, talk of oil producer meeting

Oil prices extend gains on dollar-slide, talk of oil producer meeting

Crude oil futures extended gains from the previous session on Thursday as a weaker dollar and unconfirmed talk of producers potentially meeting to discuss output cuts lifted the market despite record US stocks due to overproduction.