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US service member killed in eastern Afghanistan

US service member killed in eastern Afghanistan

The service member, who has not been identified, was the sixth American to be killed in Afghanistan this year.

US 'launches' Afghan airstrike after apparent insider attack

US 'launches' Afghan airstrike after apparent insider attack

The incident occurred on Thursday as US soldiers were patrolling in the Islamic State-stronghold of Achin in Nangarhar province, according to Hakim Khan, a commander of the government militia involved in the incident.

Anad extends contract with Al Arabi for another year

Anad extends contract with Al Arabi for another year

Qatar Stars League side Al Arabi have extended the contract of youngster Abdulrahman Anad for an additional year. The Qatari midfielder picked up a serious knee injury while representing the Qatar U-23 team at the AFC U23 Championship qualifiers, held in Doha last week.

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.

Norway to kill 2,000 reindeer to eradicate disease

Norway to kill 2,000 reindeer to eradicate disease

The Norwegian government on Monday authorised the slaughter of a herd of around 2,000 reindeer in a bid to eradicate a brain-destroying disease, after several cases were detected in Norway for the first time in Europe.

Lexus introduces IS 200t with ‘innovative’ 2.0-litre turbo engine

Lexus introduces IS 200t with ‘innovative’ 2.0-litre turbo engine

The IS 200t stands out with its aggressive yet elegant presence and the brand’s unmistakable spindle grille, L-theme LED daytime running lights and dynamic bodylines.

Weak thigh muscles tied to knee osteoarthritis

Weak thigh muscles tied to knee osteoarthritis

Women with weaker thigh muscles may be more likely to develop knee osteoarthritis, a recent study suggests.

Netanyahu sidesteps Mexican demand of apology over wall tweet

Netanyahu sidesteps Mexican demand of apology over wall tweet

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sidestepped on Tuesday a demand by Mexico for an Israeli apology over a tweet in which he appeared to praise US President Donald Trump's plans to build a wall on the Mexican border.

Title-chasers Jaish and Al Sadd share points in 1-1 draw

Title-chasers Jaish and Al Sadd share points in 1-1 draw

Relegation threatened Al Kharaitiyat stun in-form Al Gharafa 2-0

Ghazali’s My Sharona sprints to clinch Muraikh Cup

Ghazali’s My Sharona sprints to clinch Muraikh Cup

Champion Trainer Jassim Ghazali not only had a one-two in the feature race yesterday, led by Injaaz Stud’s My Sharona, but three winners overall on the day at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club.

Ooredoo business customers to stop receiving paper bills

Ooredoo business customers to stop receiving paper bills

Ooredoo has announced that all businesses in Qatar will stop receiving paper bills from September 30, as part of efforts to reduce the company’s carbon footprint in the country.

Doctors stage second strike in English hospitals

Doctors stage second strike in English hospitals

Thousands of junior doctors at English hospitals staged a second strike Wednesday against proposed new conditions and pay rates for working unsociable hours.