Hurling dildos ‘appalling’ for New Zealand, says PM

WELLINGTON: Dildo throwing is not a good look for New Zealand and an "appalling way" to behave on the country's national day, Prime Minister...

Brazil’s anti-Zika war goes house to house

SAO PAULO: Sao Paulo resident Juliana Matuoka always thought her stunning tropical flowers were something to appreciate from afar. Now, however, they are enemy...

Amir meets Queen Elizabeth

LONDON: HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah yesterday paid a visit to Queen Elizabeth, holding a meeting with her attended by Prince...

Thousands flee as Russian-backed offensive threatens besiege Aleppo

BEIRUT: Tens of thousands of Syrians fled an intensifying Russian assault around Aleppo yesterday, and aid workers said they feared the city which once...

37 perish in India as bus plunges into river

AHMEDABAD: A packed passenger bus plunged off a bridge into a river in western India yesterday killing at least 37 people, an official said,...

Armed with new US money, NATO to strengthen Russia’s deterrence

BRUSSELS: Backed by an increase in US military spending, NATO is planning its biggest build-up in eastern Europe since the Cold War to deter...

Japan to change temple map icon to avoid Nazi confusion – Country facing a...

TOKYO: As Japan gears up to host the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and caters to a surging influx of foreign visitors, the country faces a...

Indonesian trio vie for IS glory – Terror attacks, violence loom

JAKARTA: A power struggle among three Indonesian-born Islamic State militants in Syria could have a violent ripple effect in Southeast Asia, senior police warn,...

Clinton goes on attack against surging Sanders – ‘We share some very big progressive...

DURHAM: Hillary Clinton mounted a sharp attack on White House rival Bernie Sanders Thursday, accusing her Democratic challenger of waging a smear campaign and...

Kuwait to give $300 million aid for Syrians

LONDON: His Highness the Amir met with world leaders yesterday and pledged $300 for Kuwait at the Syrian donors conference in London. The Amir...

West Bank unrest simmers – Gaza, Israel on edge

GAZA: Struck in an Israeli air raid in the 2014 Gaza war, Mohammed's home was only recently rebuilt but he remains undaunted by the...

Billions pledged for Syria at London donors conference – Germany, UK, Norway the lead...

LONDON: Donor nations pledged yesterday to give billions of dollars in aid to Syrians as world leaders gathered for a conference in London to...

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