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 2018-01-18 22:57 

Gulf Times

Billie Jean melts the ice queen Sharapova...

Maria Sharapova says she has been inspired by Billie Jean King's story to change her ice queen act and be a positive influence for younger players....

 2018-01-18 22:56 

Gulf Times

SA aims to patch-up threadbare clothing industry...

South Africa is fighting to revive its frayed clothing industry, once a crucial provider of jobs in a country suffering from high unemployment, as a flood of cheap imports forces local factories to shutter and lay off workers....

 2018-01-18 22:56 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Pope performs first marriage on board a papal flight...

At 36,000 feet, it was a marriage almost made in heaven....

 2018-01-18 22:55 

Haaretz Daily

The victim in Ashdod: A father who had taken out the garbage...

The man stabbed to death Wednesday outside his house in Ashdod was identified as Itay Mor, 44...

 2018-01-18 22:55 

Haaretz Daily

Adam Driver, from U.S. Marines to 'Star Wars'...

He was the male protagonist in Girls, played the bus driver-poet in Paterson and Kylo Ren in The Last Jedi. What can we expect now from Adam Driver?...

 2018-01-18 22:55 

Haaretz Daily

Sebastian Gorka had a Hungarian arrest warrant against him during tenure at White House...

The warrant issued in September 2016 is for unspecified weapons or ammunitions charges...

 2018-01-18 22:53 

Al Arabiya

Sudan holding AFP and Reuters journalists arrested while covering protests...

Sudanese authorities have detained a Reuters stringer and an Agence France-Presse journalist who were covering protests in the capital Khartoum, the...

 2018-01-18 22:50 

Gulf Times

O'Sullivan out of Masters after shock defeat to Mark Allen...

Snooker legend Ronnie O'Sullivan's hopes of an eighth Masters title disappeared yesterday when he suffered a 6-1 thrashing by Northern Irishman Mark Allen in the quarter-finals....

 2018-01-18 22:50 

Gulf Times

Burning bright...

Astronomers watching a fast-radio burst flashing from more than 3 billion light-years away say that its source lies in an extreme environment with a powerful magnetic field — perhaps a supermassive black hole, or the remains of a supernova....

 2018-01-18 22:49 

Gulf Times

Al Ahli clinch last-gasp draw against Khor...

A last-gasp strike by Mohsin al-Yezeedi saved the day for hosts Al Ahli, who managed to pull off a fighting 2-2 draw against Al Khor in their QNB Stars League Week 13 match yesterday....

 2018-01-18 22:49 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Baby dies amid migrant rescue chaos in Mediterranean...

A three-month old baby has died after being picked up by rescuers at sea off Libya, because bad weather and a lack of boats made a medical evacuation impossible....

 2018-01-18 22:48 

Gulf Times

Injaaz Stud's Izzthatright takes Muaither Cup as Bentley sweeps features...

Champion Jockey Harry Bentley followed up his three victories on Wednesday with another hat-trick yesterday, winning the feature on both the days astride wards of Champion Trainer Jassim Mohamed Ghazali....

 2018-01-18 22:47 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

General Security in sloppy global hacking campaign: Report...

A major hacking operation tied to Lebanon's main intelligence agency has been exposed after careless spies left hundreds of gigabytes of intercepted data exposed to the open internet, according to a report published Thursday....

 2018-01-18 22:46 

Gulf Times

Know about Nasal polyps...

Nasal polyps are soft, painless, noncancerous growths on the lining of your nasal passages or sinuses. They hang down like teardrops or grapes. They result from chronic inflammation due to asthma, recurring infection, allergies, drug sensitivity or certai...

 2018-01-18 22:45 

Gulf Times

Know about Nasal polyps...

Nasal polyps are soft, painless, noncancerous growths on the lining of your nasal passages or sinuses. They hang down like teardrops or grapes. They result from chronic inflammation due to asthma, recurring infection, allergies, drug sensitivity or certai...

 2018-01-18 22:44 

Haaretz Daily

Sebastian Gorka had a Hungarian arrest warrant against him during tenure at White House...

The warrant issued in September 2016 is for unspecified weapons or ammunitions charges...

 2018-01-18 22:43 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

California parents who held their 13 children captive plead not guilty...
 2018-01-18 22:42 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Ukraine recognizes its war as 'temporary Russian occupation'...

Ukraine's parliament on Thursday formally recognized the war in the east of the country as a "temporary Russian occupation" in a vote that has infuriated the insurgents and Moscow....

 2018-01-18 22:37 

Press TV

Watch: Tiger plays football in Moscow...

Footage shot in Moscow Region and released on Wednesday shows world-famous Moscow Circus trainer and owner Mikhail Zaretskii having a casual kick-about with his pawsome friend....

 2018-01-18 22:35 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

2017 was second or third warmest year, behind 2016: UN...

Last year was the second or third warmest on record behind 2016, and the hottest without an extra dose of heat caused by an El Ni?o event in the Pacific Ocean, the United Nations said Thursday....

 2018-01-18 22:33 

Saudi Press Agency

Yemen's Central Bank Governor: Kingdom's $2 billion Deposit Is New Stage of Building Economy...
 2018-01-18 22:32 

Gulf Times

The chronicles of 'one of a kind' Bunny Chow...

With the recent developments in the Space X and Tesla car manufacturing and the company's frequent mentions in leading newspapers, I was reading about their infamous CEO Elon Musk and then started researching on South African food ......

 2018-01-18 22:32 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Duterte threatens to ban deployment of workers to Kuwait...

Philippine President threatened to impose a total ban on sending workers to Kuwait because of sexual abuses that have forced some Filipino women to kill themselves....

 2018-01-18 22:32 

Gulf Times

The chronicles of 'one of a kind' Bunny Chow...

With the recent developments in the Space X and Tesla car manufacturing and the company's frequent mentions in leading newspapers, I was reading about their infamous CEO Elon Musk and then started researching on South African food ......

 2018-01-18 22:29 

Haaretz Daily

Haaretz Cartoon...
 2018-01-18 22:27 

Gulf Times

ICC to hold annual dance festival today...

Indian Cultural Centre (ICC) is organising its annual dance festival on today. The event will start at 5pm and will be held at Birla Public School auditorium....

 2018-01-18 22:26 

Gulf Times

KUQ holds Jashn-e-Rahat Indori and Aalami Mushaira...

Karwan-e-Urdu Qatar (KUQ) recently held the Jashn-e-Rahat Indori and Aalami Mushaira. The Urdu poetry symposium was organised in the auditorium of DPS-MIS School at Al Wakrah....

 2018-01-18 22:25 

Haaretz Daily

Haaretz Cartoon...
 2018-01-18 22:23 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Italy breaks up Chinese crime ring involved in drugs, prostitution...

Italy ordered the arrest of 33 people on suspicion of running a Chinese mafia group involved in gambling, prostitution, and drugs and which dominated the transport of Chinese goods across Europe....

 2018-01-18 22:22 

Gulf Times

Pakistan issued 92,204 visas to foreigners in four years...

Pakistan has issued 92,204 visas to foreign nationals from over 150 countries in the past four years, the National Assembly was told yesterday....

 2018-01-18 22:22 

Gulf Times

Photographer captures novelist Elena Ferrante's Naples district...

It's just as bleak in real life as it sounds in the books: cables hang from satellite dishes; the grey facades of the buildings look as if someone has given up trying to clean them....

 2018-01-18 22:22 

Gulf Times

Mother-daughter team on anti-polio drive gunned down...

Gunmen shot and killed two women working on a polio eradication campaign yesterday, the latest in a string of attacks on efforts to protect children from the crippling and sometimes deadly disease....

 2018-01-18 22:21 

Haaretz Daily

Rank & File: Immigrant innovators win grants...

English Speaking Residents Association boosts its Hod Hasharon branch; new immigrant goes from 'successful married lawyer to homeless divorced digital nomad'...

 2018-01-18 22:21 

Gulf Times

Merger of Fata with KP will take place, says PM...

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has reiterated that the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) would be merged with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa as per the wishes of the tribal people, but said the process would be pursued phase-wise for the sake of smooth ...

 2018-01-18 22:16 

Gulf Times

Opec raises supply outlook for US, rivals as prices rise...

Opec increased its forecast for rival oil-supply growth for a second month running after a recovery in prices sent Brent crude to $70 a barrel....

 2018-01-18 22:15 

Gulf Times

Thousands without power as storms hit...

More than 46,000 homes in East Anglia are without power after snow and severe gales hit much of the UK, causing widespread travel disruption and the closure of many schools....

 2018-01-18 22:15 

Times of Israel

Macron said to tell Abbas not to rule out Trump peace plan...

TV report says top aide to French president met with PA leaders in Ramallah, implored them to give US proposal a 'chance'TV report says top aide to French president met with PA leaders in Ramallah, implored them to give US proposal a 'chance&#...

 2018-01-18 22:15 

Gulf Times

Al-Sada hosts reception in honour of GECF chief...

HE the Energy and Industry Minister Dr Mohamed bin Saleh al-Sada yesterday held a high-level reception in honour of Yury Sentyurin, the new secretary general of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum....

 2018-01-18 22:15 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Netanyahu invites Bollywood stars for a selfie...
 2018-01-18 22:14 

Gulf Times

Fresh Northern Ireland devolution talks to begin...

Northern Ireland's main parties have one last opportunity in the coming weeks to restore devolved government and avoid a return to direct rule of the region from London for the first time in a decade, the British and Irish governments said yesterday....

 2018-01-18 22:14 

Haaretz Daily

As Israel's Labor hemorrhages voters, party leader rethinks his bad boy antics...

Labor leader Avi Gabbay is realizing his so-called authenticity might be backfiring...

 2018-01-18 22:12 

Haaretz Daily

Benjamin Netanyahu's takeaways from Spain's expulsion of Jews...

Why Ferdinand and Isabella decided to expel the Jews in 1492, and how it's linked to Israel's planned deportation of African asylum seekers...

 2018-01-18 22:09 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

France, Germany want joint eurozone reform position by June: Le Maire...

France and Germany want to reach a joint position on euro zone reform, including tax convergence, the capital markets union and the banking union, between March and June this year, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said Thursday....

 2018-01-18 22:06 

Gulf Times

Dortmund deny Arsenal contact for Aubameyang...

All eyes will be on whether Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will return to Borussia Dortmund's starting line-up at Hertha Berlin today, with the star striker reportedly chasing a move to Arsenal....

 2018-01-18 22:06 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Netanyahu invites Bollywood stars for a selfie...

Netanyahu meets Bollywood stars, asks for selfie "so millions can see the great friendship between our two countries."...

 2018-01-18 22:05 

Gulf Times

Chelsea edge into FA Cup fourth round...

Chelsea needed a penalty shoot-out before finally killing off Norwich after a 1-1 draw in Wednesday night's FA Cup third round replay, while Bournemouth slumped to a 3-0 defeat at Wigan....

 2018-01-18 22:04 

Al Arabiya

Jordan says Israel apologizes for deaths of two Jordanians at embassy...

Jordan said on Thursday that Israel had formally apologized for the deaths of two of its citizens killed by an Israeli security guard last July in an...

 2018-01-18 22:04 

Gulf Times

US jobless claims hit 45-year low; housing starts fall in Dec...

US home-building fell more than expected in December, recording its biggest drop in just over a year, amid a steep decline in the construction of single-family housing units following two months of hefty gains....

 2018-01-18 22:04 

Gulf Times

Sanchez-Mkhitaryan deal 'likely to happen', says Wenger...

Arsene Wenger has made it clear that he expects to swap Alexis Sanchez for Manchester United's Henrikh Mkhitaryan, as he described this transfer window as "more disturbing" and "more destabilising" than ever for Arsenal....

 2018-01-18 22:02 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

EU reputation interwoven with keeping Iran Deal: Envoy...

Belgrade, Jan 18, IRNA Iran's ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina has warned European parties against withdrawing from the Iran nuclear deal saying, the reputation of the European Union is interwoven with maintaining the nuclear accord....

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