Monthly Archives: March 2017

NEW DELHI: A Kenyan woman was attacked yesterday, Indian police said, in the same northern city where a mob had assaulted African students following the death of a local teenager from a suspected drug overdose. The woman was allegedly...
DHAKA: Bangladesh police came under grenade attack when they raided two suspected Islamist extremist hideouts yesterday, days after a major anti-militant drive in which 10 people were killed. Police said counter-terrorism officers raided two houses in Moulvibazar district in...
DUBAI: A court in Bahrain has sentenced two people to death on terror charges and handed 11 others lengthy sentences, including a former member of parliament sentenced to 10 years in prison. Hassan Isa was a senior member of...
BARCELONA: Lionel Messi’s four-match international ban for swearing at an assistant referee was “unfair and totally disproportionate”, his Spanish club Barcelona said yesterday. “FC Barcelona expresses its surprise and indignation at the decision by the FIFA Disciplinary Committee to...
SYDNEY:  Australian media labelled Indian  skipper Virat Kohli "classless" and childish yesterday after his provocative comments at the end of a hard-fought but incendiary Test series.  Newspapers laid into the winning captain for saying he no longer counted the...
ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Cricket Board yesterday suspended Mohammad Irfan for a year and also fined the tall fast bowler one million rupees ($9,500) for violating the sport’s anti corruption code during the Pakistan Super League. The PCB’s anti-corruption unit...
RANCHO MIRAGE: When Maria Sharapova realized her tennis career could be ended by what she claims was an accidental doping violation, the former world No. 1 decided she had to fight. "When you love what you do, and you...
MIAMI:  Czech second seed Karolina Pliskova avenged her Australian Open quarter-final loss to Mirjana Lucic-Baroni with a 6-3 6-4 win over the 26th-seeded Croatian to secure a spot in the Miami Open semi-finals on Tuesday. After Pliskova had booked her...
DUBAI: Kuwaiti motocross champion and Red Bull athlete Mohammed Jaffar will be participating for the first time in the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge with high aims to achieve top ranks. The third round of the 2017 FIA World Cup for...
KUWAIT: Kuwait National Disabled Athletics team returned from the UAE with 32 medals of various colors, after participating in the Shariqa International Championship and Fazza International Athletics tournament. Member of the Board of Kuwait Disabled Sports Club Anwar Al- Mutawa...
Bank to pay 5% cash dividends, 5% in bonus shares    KUWAIT: Burgan Bank held its Ordinary and Extraordinary General Assembly meeting and Al-Shafafiya Investors forum yesterday at the KIPCO Tower, wherein the Board of Directors presented the bank's financial...
PARIS: Spain twice benefited from the use of video assistance to defeat France 2-0 on Tuesday, while Sweden rallied from two goals down to beat Portugal 3-2 and spoil Cristiano Ronaldo’s homecoming in Madeira. Antoine Griezmann headed in what...

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