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  • Congress must mend ways

    One of the most iconic scenes from Bollywood lore features the formidable Amitabh Bachchan and...

    Aijaz Zaka Syed
  • Overcoming the education crisis

    In recent weeks, protests by a large number of school teachers have surfaced in Pakistan’s media....

    Muhammad Waqas
  • Lebanon: Electoral escapism

    The Lebanese are surely entitled to celebrate exercising one form of “democracy” provided to them...

    Eyad Abu Shakra

MAKKAH: The shadows disappeared for a while at the Holy Kaaba at noon Friday as the sun moved...

JEDDAH: Minister of Education Ahmed Al-Isa welcomed in his speech Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques...

RIYADH: This holiday is likely to see domestic tourism spending in the Kingdom hit SR20.6 billion,...

MAKKAH: The holy city will witness on Friday a rare astronomical phenomenon where the sun will be...

JEDDAH: A traffic policeman drove a man in his eighties 150 km to his home in Buraidah after find...

JEDDAH: Saudi Aramco has no plans to lay off staff because of the low oil price, said Amin Al-...

JERUSALEM: A prominent British academic said Thursday she had turned down a prestigious Israeli...

ROME: At least seven migrants have drowned off the Libyan coast after the heavily overcrowded boat...

ANKARA: President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday personally chaired the first meeting of the new...

BEIRUT: US-backed Syrian fighters and Iraqi forces pressed twin assaults against Daesh on Wednesday...

GENEVA, Switzerland: Nearly 1,000 people were killed in attacks on health centers worldwide over...

MANILA: An official vote count by Philippine lawmakers has determined that Mayor Rodrigo Duterte...

Belgian chaos: Train, prison strikes continue, more to come

BRUSSELS: A wildcat train strike paralyzed large swathes of the Belgian rail network for the second...

Left engine catches fire; Korean Air evacuates plane

TOKYO: Korean Air Lines evacuated 319 passengers and crew from an aircraft preparing to take off...

Left engine of catches fire; Korean Air evacuates plane

TOKYO: Korean Air Lines evacuated 319 passengers and crew from an aircraft preparing to take off...

DHAHRAN: Saudi Aramco plans to increase oil output from its Shaybah field over the next two weeks...

ISE-SHIMA, Japan: Group of Seven leaders voiced concern about emerging economies at a summit in...

HONG KONG: China’s Lenovo Group Ltd. , the world’s biggest maker of personal computers, reported...

TOKYO: Takata Corp. is in bailout talks with a number of potential investors including private...

RISOUL, France: Italy’s Vincenzo Nibali of Astana escaped alone to a summit-finish victory in the...

PARIS: Nine-time champion Rafael Nadal sensationally quit the French Open with a left wrist injury...

Willett grabs Wentworth initiative

WENTWORTH, United Kingdom: Masters champion Danny Willett put daylight between himself and the rest...

IOC: 23 positives in retests of samples from London Olympics

LONDON: Nearly two-dozen athletes tested positive in reanalysis of their doping samples from the...

FIFA impose stadium bans, fines for homophobic chants

ZURICH: FIFA on Friday handed out fines to the football associations of Argentina, Chile, Mexico,...

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IN PERSPECTIVE

Lebanese beauty expert Joelle Mardinian is the kind of celebrity whose life is forever in the...

MUMBAI: Alia Bhatt has been in the news all this while for various reasons. If rumors are to be...

Bahraini art movement gains momentum in London

LONDON: Under the Patronage of Bahrain’s Ambassador for the United Kingdom Shaikh Fawaz bin...

Jay Z rap hints at marital issues with Beyonce

NEW YORK: Jay Z has responded publicly one month later to his wife Beyonce’s album “Lemonade” that...

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