Riyadh condemns US Senate vote as ‘interference’

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia yesterday slammed as "interference" US Senate resolutions over its war in Yemen and critic Jamal Khashoggi's murder, warning that...

Pope makes Fatima child shepherds who saw Virgin Mary saints

FATIMA, Portugal: Two young, barely literate shepherds who had visions of the Virgin Mary 100 years ago in Fatima, a Portuguese site now a...

70-year-old Indian woman gives birth to first baby

NEW DELHI: An Indian woman who gave birth at the age of 70 said yesterday she was not too old to become a first-time...

Lebanon’s trash disaster continues

Lebanon's trash collection crisis which set off huge protests this summer is entering its sixth month, but you would hardly know it in Beirut....

Argentine Senate passes abortion bill

BUENOS AIRES: Pro-choice activists celebrate outside the Congress after the Senate approved a bill to legalize abortion yesterday. - AFP

German Chancellor seen shaking again

Health fears after Merkel shakes visibly at ceremony BERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel was seen shaking as she...

Don’t mention the word! But UK’s Boris insists no ‘Brexit’ ban

LONDON: Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson reacts as he delivers a speech at the Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich, south...

Protesters make good on threat to disrupt businesses in St Louis

ST LOUIS: When a former police officer was acquitted in the fatal shooting of a black suspect, protesters vowed to show their disdain by...

Facial recognition making subtle advance in UK

LONDON: The experiment was conducted discreetly. Between 2016 and 2018, two surveillance cameras were installed in the Kings Cross area of London...

China orders North Korean firms closed under sanctions

China bans imports of N Korean coal, iron, seafood BEIJING: China yesterday ordered North Korean-owned businesses to close, cutting foreign revenue for the isolated North...

Lebanon army prepares for IS assault

Seeking end to threat posed to neighboring towns BEIRUT: Lebanon's US-backed military is gearing up for a long-awaited assault to dislodge hundreds of Islamic State...

US accused of pushing Saudi to confront Iran, stirs crisis

Khamenei blasts US after Pompeo visits Riyadh ANKARA: Iran's supreme leader yesterday hit out at the United States a day after new Secretary of State...

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26th January