Qatar hopes to welcome the world to Doha for the soccer World Cup but also "we expect and we want people to respect our culture", HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani said on Friday in Berlin when asked about gay people attending the..
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts has been named ‘Best Hotel Brand in the World’ at the 21st edition of the Business Traveller Middle East awards, held last week. Hosted on the first day of the Arabian Travel Market event by Motivate ..
Sri Lankan authorities closed schools and asked public officials not to come to work in a desperate move to prepare for an acute fuel shortage that is expected to last days amid the nation’s worst economic crisis in decades. The Public Admin..
Mercedes-Benz confirmed on Thursday that it recently sold the world's most expensive car. A very rare 1955 Mercedes-Benz SLR coupe that had been kept in the German automaker's collection was sold to a private owner for €135 million, the ..
India's Nikhat Zareen has won the Women's World Boxing Championships in Turkey, becoming only the fifth Indian woman to be crowned world champion. The boxer beat Thailand's Jitpong Jutamas 5-0 in the flyweight division of the champions..
Prince William and Kate Middleton attended the "Top Gun: Maverick" London premiere at London’s Leicester Square Thursday night. The royal couple walked in alongside the film's star, Tom Cruise, speaking in front of a fighter je..
Oil prices rebounded from two days of losses in a volatile session on Thursday, bolstered by weakness in the dollar and expectations that China could ease some lockdown restrictions that could boost demand. Crude benchmarks continued their spate o..
Sweden and Finland have the "full, total and complete backing" of the US in their decision to apply for Nato membership, President Joe Biden says. Both countries submitted their applications to be part of the Western defence alliance thi..
Russian forces intensified their offensive in Ukraine's eastern Donbas region using artillery, rocket-launchers and aircraft to damage defences around Donetsk, Ukraine's general staff said on Friday. "The Russian enemy carried out mas..