The 6th Arabic Book Fair Istanbul kicked off yesterday with the participation of 250 publishing houses from 23 countries, including Qatar. Runs until October 17, the book fair features various religious, cultural, educational, political and histor..
His condition started to deteriorate on Saturday night Abdul Qadeer Khan, revered as the “father of Pakistan’s nuclear bomb”, has died at 85, authorities said Sunday, having been hospitalised with Covid-19. The atomic scientis..
India's largest port operator Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (APSE.NS) said on Monday that its terminals would no longer handle export and import of container cargoes from Iran, Pakistan and Afghanistan from Nov. 15. "Thi..
The US has said it will reopen its borders with Mexico and Canada to fully vaccinated travellers from November. In a statement, its Department of Homeland Security (DHS) said it will allow travel for non-essential purposes via land and ferry cross..
HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani stressed on the importance of engaging and participating with the party that rules Afghanistan regardless of who it is, noting that not communicatin..
Having become the all-time leading goalscorer in men's international football last month, Cristiano Ronaldo looks determined to put as much distance between himself and the chasing pack as possible. Ronaldo scored a hat-trick in..
As their flight to Islamabad was finally about to take off, Somaya took her husband Ali’s hand, lay her head back and closed her eyes. Tension had been building in her for weeks. Now it was happening: They were leaving Afghanistan, their homela..
Iran has postponed the internationally criticised planned execution of a man arrested for murder when he was 17, but he remains at imminent risk of being hanged, Amnesty International and other rights groups said on Wednesday. Arman Abdolali, now ..
Israel is expecting to face up to 2,500 rockets a day fired by Lebanon's Hezbollah if conflict breaks out, a senior military official has said. In May this year, the Israeli Defence Force fought an 11-day war against Palestine, which fired aro..