Gulf Times - World-War-I
Cats, dolphins and one smart raven: the CIA's secret animal spies

Cats, dolphins and one smart raven: the CIA's secret animal spies

In early 1974, Do Da was top in espionage class, on the way to becoming a high-flying CIA agent: he handled himself better in the rough, carried heavier loads, and could brush off attackers.

Solemn ceremony in Doha marks World War I centenary

Solemn ceremony in Doha marks World War I centenary

Several diplomats serving in Qatar and Qatari defence and other officials paid glowing tributes to the millions of people who lost their lives in World War I (WWI), at a solemn ceremony held at Lycee Francais Bonaparte (French School Doha) in West Bay on Sunday.

Australians mark Anzac Day in France, 100 years on

Australians mark Anzac Day in France, 100 years on

Some 8,000 Australians made the round-the-world trip to mark a special centenary Anzac Day, Australia's national day of remembrance on the Somme, scene of some of the most brutal battles of the 1914-18 conflict.

Australian power revolution swaps grids for home batteries

Australian power revolution swaps grids for home batteries

A revolution in south Australia is wresting power from utility-owned grids and putting it inside batteries installed inside the homes of electricity consumers.