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75 killed as plane carrying Brazil footballers crashes

BOGOTA: A charter plane carrying a Brazilian football team crashed in the mountains in Colombia late Monday, killing as many as 75 people, officials said. But they said six survived,…

Ohio attacker angry at US interference

Fumming Facebook posts found COLUMBUS: A university student whose family immigrated from Somalia rammed his car Monday into a crowd at Ohio State University and attacked them with a butcher…

Ransacked homes and little hope for returning Iraqi Christians

QARAQOSH, Iraq: A strip of negatives lying in the rubble of a home in northern Iraq contains snapshots of life as it was before Islamic State overran the area two…

Philippines detains hundreds of Chinese in casino raid

MANILA: More than 1,300 Chinese citizens have been arrested in the Philippines for working illegally at an unlicensed online gaming business, the immigration bureau said yesterday. China has expressed concern…

Air disasters in football history

MONTEVIDEO: The crash in Colombia of a plane carrying the Brazilian football club Chapecoense Real, killing 76 people, was among the deadliest air disasters in the sport’s history. Here are…

Plane crash kills dream of football team that defied odds

SAO PAULO: Traveling on the doomed airliner that crashed in Colombia overnight were the players and staff of a Brazilian football club about to complete a fairytale journey from unknowns…

India brush aside England for 2-0 lead

MOHALI: India registered a comprehensive eight-wicket win over England in the third Test in Mohali and went up 2-0 in the five-match series. The hosts finished at 104-2 in 20.2…

Kiwis win after final-session as Pakistan collapse

HAMILTON:  New Zealand took nine wickets in a dramatic final session of the second Test against Pakistan to win by 130 runs in Hamilton yesterday and sweep the series 2-0. …

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Iran, Iraq at loggerheads with Saudis

Algeria, Venezuela seeking Russian OPEC accord VIENNA: Iran and Iraq are resisting pressure from Saudi Arabia to curtail oil production, making it hard for the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting…

UK is keen on bolstering Kuwait ties, Parmley says

KUWAIT: Lord Mayor of London Dr Andrew Parmley is visiting Kuwait to discuss the benefits of a strong economic partnership between Kuwait and the City of London with top Kuwaiti…

Zain to host sixth Zain Technology Conference in Amman Dec 5-7, under theme ‘Moving Forward’

Amman and Kuwait City: Zain Group, a leading mobile telecom innovator in eight markets across the Middle East and Africa, is set to host its sixth annual Zain Technology Conference…