China enters dog-fight with Boeing, Airbus

SHANGHAI: China's home-grown C919 passenger jet completed its long-delayed maiden flight yesterday, a major first step for Beijing as it looks to raise its...

Refugee crisis tests Europe’s core ideals – Austria stops migrants at Hungarian border

BERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel yesterday said the refugee crisis facing Europe is testing the core ideals of universal rights at the heart of...

US recession risks seen rising sharply in 2019, 2020: Survey

US expansion part of a global upturn in industrial activity LONDON: Energy market professionals estimate there is a 40 percent chance of the US economy...

Super blood wolf moon wows gazers

WASHINGTON: An unusual set of celestial circumstances came together over Sunday night and the wee hours of yesterday for sky watchers in...

Philippine police van rams protesters at US Embassy

MANILA: A Philippine police van rammed into protesters, leaving several bloodied, as an anti-US rally turned violent yesterday at the American Embassy in Manila....

‘We feel ashamed’: Pakistani relatives of California shooter

KAROR LAL ESAN: Estranged relatives of a Pakistani woman involved in a mass shooting in California spoke yesterday of their shame at her crimes,...

Fearful and fenced in: IS foreign kids face indefinite stay in Iraq

More than 700 foreign children held in Baghdad prison HAMA: Syrians who fled the western countryside of Hama...

‘Tree Man’ sees hope after 16 surgeries

DHAKA: A Bangladeshi father dubbed the “tree man” because of the bark-like warts that once covered his body will soon be able to leave...

Iraqi forces pushing into Fallujah streets

BAGHDAD: Iraqi forces thrust into Fallujah yesterday, ushering a new urban phase in the week-old operation to retake the jihadist bastion that also raised...

Afghan officials: IS expands presence in restive south; Fleeing Pakistani insurgents infiltrating in high...

KANDAHAR: The Islamic State group, which has been building a presence in Afghanistan for more than a year, has established a recruitment and training...

Netanyahu: Metal detectors crucial for Jerusalem site

JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel's public security minister said yesterday that metal detectors placed at a contested Jerusalem shrine after a deadly attack there are...

Clinton outspends all rivals in building campaign juggernaut – Hillary’s campaign officials say they...

DES MOINES:  Hillary Clinton spent $26 million over the summer building up her 2016 campaign, more than any of her rivals either within her...

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