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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

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-...

JEDDAH: A total of 315 tons of Saudi aid meant for Anbar Province has been held up at Baghdad...

JEDDAH: Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman has received an honorary doctorate from King...

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...

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

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...

Obama pushes vision of world without N-weapons as he visits Hiroshima

HIROSHIMA, Japan: Barack Obama on Friday paid tribute to the 140,000 people killed by the world’s...

Fresh wave of protests in France

PARIS: Striking French workers disrupted oil refineries and nuclear power stations and halted...

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...

CONCORD, N.C: Martin Truex Jr. put himself in good position for another strong showing at the Coca-...

MANILA: Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao said Friday he would skip the Rio Olympics even if...

Defending champion Warriors stave off elimination, beat OKC

OAKLAND, California: Stephen Curry scored 31 points, raising his arms in the early moments to...

Penguins, Sharks in Stanley Cup final showdown

WASHINGTON: The Pittsburgh Penguins punched their ticket to the Stanley Cup final Thursday with a 2...

Braves outfielder Olivera handed 82-game ban

NEW YORK: Atlanta Braves outfielder Hector Olivera was suspended for 82 games Thursday by Major...

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IN PERSPECTIVE

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

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...

Depp, wife Amber headed for divorce

LOS ANGELES: Johnny Depp’s wife has filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences after 15...

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