Manila ban on domestic helpers lifted

By Ben Garcia KUWAIT: After the recent approval by the Philippine's Department of Labor and Employment Secretary Silvestre Bello III to resume sending Filipino domestic...

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Australia-New Zealand travel bubble opens

QUEENSTOWN, New Zealand: Families reunited in emotional scenes yesterday as Australia and New Zealand launched a quarantine-free travel bubble that opened the border almost...

Movies & Music

Adam Driver, Marion Cotillard film ‘Annette’ to open Cannes

The new film from French auteur Leos Carax will open the delayed Cannes Film Festival in July, the organizers said yesterday. "Annette" brings together...


Tottenham sack Mourinho after 17 months in charge

LONDON: Jose Mourinho was sacked by Tottenham yesterday just six days before they play Manchester City in the League Cup final as the Portuguese...

Fashion & Art

Knights Templar legacy lives on in Cyprus

Fables of the Knights Templar are legend, but deep beneath a castle on Cyprus-an island once owned by the Crusader brotherhood-lies a legacy historians...

Health & Science

Lebanese doctor’s drive to curb COVID with sniffer dogs

Lebanese doctor Riad Sarkis says he can help curb COVID-19 globally. As he speaks inside Beirut airport, one of his secret weapons is wagging...


Mars copter succeeds in first flight

WASHINGTON: NASA successfully flew its tiny helicopter Ingenuity on Mars early yesterday, the first powered flight on another planet and a feat a top...