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Syrian family finds new home, new year’s hope in Germany – Unfamiliar feeling of hope enriching their lives

US volunteers fighting against record floods – Wave of wild weather continues

CHICAGO: Soldiers and volunteers packed sand bags Wednesday in a frantic effort to stave off floodwaters in the US state of Missouri, where 13 people have been killed and several…

Air India plane returns after rat seen on board

KSE wraps up 2015 on bearish note

KUWAIT: Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) ended yesterday’s session in the mixed zone capping the year 2015 on a bearish note. The price index gained 2.64 points reaching 5,615.12 points, the…

European Union faces year of living dangerously

Oil ends 2015 in downbeat mood – Hangover to be long, painful; Outlook for 2016 remains bleak

2 sentenced to death for blogger murder in Bangladesh

Freed Afghan village reveals reason for Taleban ‘success’ – Restoring order through sharia-inspired law

Indonesia arrests three with IS links

JAKARTA: Indonesian police yesterday arrested three men with suspected links to Islamic State as part of an operation in the province of Central Sulawesi to capture the country’s most-wanted man,…

Jackie Chan to produce Korea-China sci-fi Film ‘Reset’

“Fatal Countdown: RESET,” a high profile Korean-Chinese co- production has begun production with Jackie Chan taking a supervisory executive role. The sci fi tale is directed by Korean filmmaker Chang,…

Messi hits 500 in style, Barca keep La Liga lead

BARCELONA: Luis Suarez struck twice and Lionel Messi scored on his 500th appearance for Barcelona who set a new Spanish record of goals in a calendar year with a 4-0…

Accosted for her hijab, woman now teaches Muslim empowerment

When she was 16, Rana Abdelhamid was accosted on the streets of New York by a man who tried to pull off the head scarf she wears as a symbol…