Iraqi baby with eight limbs gets new lease on life in India

NEW DELHI: A baby born with eight limbs, including two protruding from his stomach, has undergone surgery in India to successfully remove the extra...

Police fire shots to disperse Buddhist, Muslim scuffle

YANGON: Police in Myanmar fired warning shots to break up scuffles between Buddhist nationalists and Muslims in Myanmar's biggest city in the early hours...

New tactical nukes in US arsenal raise risks, experts, critics warn

WASHINGTON: The Pentagon is set to unveil President Donald Trump's nuclear policy next week, and critics are already warning it could trigger another arms...

France to end sales of petrol, diesel vehicles – Paris plans to attain target...

PARIS: France will end sales of petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040 as part of an ambitious plan to meet its targets under the...

Qatar to invest $20bn in US

DOHA: Energy-rich Qatar, under blockade by its Gulf neighbors, said yesterday it plans to invest more than $20 billion in the US...

Qatar to hike minimum wage

DOHA: Qatar could increase the minimum wage for migrant workers by the end of 2018, unions predicted yesterday, as the 2022 World Cup host...

Saudi Arabia seeks new political bloc in Red Sea region

RIYADH: Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir (center) and Yemen's Deputy Foreign Minister Mohammed Hadrami (right) arrive to attend a meeting of...

May scrambles to win over Northern Irish kingmakers

UK and EU scrambling to thrash out a Brexit deal   LONDON: Britain said it was a confident of a deal on Brexit just hours after...

Kurdish rebel group TAK claims Istanbul bombing – Warns tourists are no longer safe...

ISTANBUL: Militant Kurdish group the Kurdistan Freedom Falcons (TAK) yesterday claimed a car bombing in the centre of Istanbul that killed 11 people, warning...

Germany demands border controls for 6 more months – Denmark extends ID controls on...

BERLIN: Germany and some other EU countries are planning to ask the EU Commission for an extension of border controls within the Schengen passport-free...

Skepticism as Myanmar announces return of first Rohingya family

YANGON: Myanmar's government said it has repatriated the first family of Rohingya refugees, among the 700,000 who fled a brutal crackdown, but the move...

Rousseff faces Senate in impeachment showdown – ‘Dilma – warrior of the Brazilian homeland’

BRASILIA: Suspended president Dilma Rousseff arrived yesterday at Brazil's Senate for a dramatic finale to an impeachment trial likely ending 13 years of leftist...

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