European football in crisis after Super League launch

PARIS: Plans for a breakaway Super League announced by twelve of European football's most powerful clubs plunged European football into an unprecedented crisis yesterday,...

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...

Russia moves Navalny to prison hospital

MOSCOW: Russia's penitentiary service yesterday said it was transferring ailing Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny to prison hospital, as the EU warned it would hold...

People smugglers reap billions selling ‘big American dream’

MEXICO CITY: The tide of migrants sweeping across Mexico to the US border is not just a humanitarian crisis-it is also a highly organized,...

India locks down capital to battle virus as US hits vaccine milestone

NEW DELHI: India has locked down its capital New Delhi for a week from yesterday night to try and control a raging coronavirus outbreak,...

11 dead, 100 hurt in Egypt train accident

CAIRO: A train accident north of Cairo on Sunday left 11 people dead and 98 others injured, Egypt's health ministry said, in the latest...

Kidnapped French girl, 8, rescued in Switzerland

NANCY: An eight-year-old girl was rescued in Switzerland on Sunday, five days after being kidnapped from her grandmother's French home in a "military" style...

Johnson visit to India cancelled due to COVID-19

LONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has cancelled his delayed trip to India next week, his first major foreign visit since taking power in...

Pakistan radical group releases 11 police hostages

LAHORE: Eleven Pakistani police officers seized by supporters of a radical group campaigning to get the French ambassador expelled have been released, officials said...

US warns of consequences if Navalny dies

WASHINGTON: The United States yesterday warned Russia of "consequences" if the hunger-striking Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny dies in prison, as the opposition politician's team...

Europe on alert over ‘Russia spying’

PARIS: Three years after the mass expulsion of Russian diplomats from the West over the poisoning of Sergei Skripal, Moscow's representatives in Europe are...

Calls for US police reform at fresh protest over Daunte Wright killing

BROOKLYN CENTER, US: High-ranking Congress member Maxine Waters called for an overhaul of policing in the United States as she joined the seventh consecutive...

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