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US border chief quits amid outcry over child detainees US border chief quits amid outcry over child detainees
World NewsJune 26, 2019

US border chief quits amid outcry over child detainees

WASHINGTON: The acting commissioner of the US Customs and Border Protection agency announced his resignation on Tuesday amid a public...

US’s Pompeo faces thorny issues on India visit, from trade to Russia arms deals US’s Pompeo faces thorny issues on India visit, from trade to Russia arms deals
World NewsJune 26, 2019

US’s Pompeo faces thorny issues on India visit, from trade to Russia arms deals

WASHINGTON: The acting commissioner of the US Customs and Border Protection agency announced his resignation on Tuesday amid a public...

Dharavi slum beats Taj Mahal as India’s top tourist destination Dharavi slum beats Taj Mahal as India’s top tourist destination
World NewsJune 25, 2019

Dharavi slum beats Taj Mahal as India’s top tourist destination

NEW DELHI: One of the world’s biggest slums, located in Mumbai, has pipped the famous Taj Mahal to become India’s favorite...

Philippines peace adviser oversees rebel reintegration Philippines peace adviser oversees rebel reintegration
World NewsJune 25, 2019

Philippines peace adviser oversees rebel reintegration

MANILA: The decommissioning of 12,000 separatist fighters from the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) will start in September, a senior Philippines...

Bodies of foreign climbers retrieved from Indian mountain, one still missing Bodies of foreign climbers retrieved from Indian mountain, one still missing
World NewsJune 24, 2019

Bodies of foreign climbers retrieved from Indian mountain, one still missing

PRAGUE: Huge crowds flooded central Prague on Sunday demanding Prime Minister Andrej Babis step down over allegations of graft in...

Massive crowd in Prague call for Czech PM’s resignation Massive crowd in Prague call for Czech PM’s resignation
World NewsJune 24, 2019

Massive crowd in Prague call for Czech PM’s resignation

PRAGUE: Huge crowds flooded central Prague on Sunday demanding Prime Minister Andrej Babis step down over allegations of graft in...

Seven killed when pickup collides with US Marine motorcycle club Seven killed when pickup collides with US Marine motorcycle club
World NewsJune 23, 2019

Seven killed when pickup collides with US Marine motorcycle club

NEW HAMPSHIRE: New Hampshire state police investigators encountered what they called the worst scene of their careers after a pickup...

Afghan leaders begin peace summit in Pakistan Afghan leaders begin peace summit in Pakistan
World NewsJune 23, 2019

Afghan leaders begin peace summit in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Dozens of Afghan political leaders are holding a peace conference in neighboring Pakistan to pave the way for further...

Sri Lanka extends emergency in surprise move Sri Lanka extends emergency in surprise move
World NewsJune 22, 2019

Sri Lanka extends emergency in surprise move

HONG KONG: Hong Kong police on Saturday vowed to pursue the ringleaders of a 15-hour blockade of their headquarters which...

Hong Kong police vow to pursue HQ siege protesters Hong Kong police vow to pursue HQ siege protesters
World NewsJune 22, 2019

Hong Kong police vow to pursue HQ siege protesters

HONG KONG: Hong Kong police on Saturday vowed to pursue the ringleaders of a 15-hour blockade of their headquarters which...

Erdogan in lose-lose situation after Istanbul vote Erdogan in lose-lose situation after Istanbul vote
World NewsJune 21, 2019

Erdogan in lose-lose situation after Istanbul vote

WASHINGTON: It’s a difficult time for the Pentagon to be without a permanent US defense secretary. The Trump administration is...

Pentagon is without a chief as US faces many global threats Pentagon is without a chief as US faces many global threats
World NewsJune 21, 2019

Pentagon is without a chief as US faces many global threats

WASHINGTON: It’s a difficult time for the Pentagon to be without a permanent US defense secretary. The Trump administration is...

Amir Khan to appear during Jeddah Season Amir Khan to appear during Jeddah Season
sports NewsJune 26, 2019

Amir Khan to appear during Jeddah Season

JEDDAH: Amir Khan, the two-time world boxing champion, is set to appear for a one-off Fight Night event at King Abdullah...

Italy beats China 2-0 to reach World Cup quarterfinals Italy beats China 2-0 to reach World Cup quarterfinals
sports NewsJune 26, 2019

Italy beats China 2-0 to reach World Cup quarterfinals

RENNES, France: Tears were still flowing from Saki Kumagai’s eyes more than 30 minutes later.With victorious Dutch rivals passing her...

Saudi Arabia’s biggest celebration  of motor racing returns with  Formula E back at Ad Diriyah Saudi Arabia’s biggest celebration  of motor racing returns with  Formula E back at Ad Diriyah
sports NewsJune 25, 2019

Saudi Arabia’s biggest celebration of motor racing returns with Formula E back at Ad Diriyah

Saudi Arabia’s biggest celebration of motor racing returns with Formula E back at Ad Diriyah RIYADH: This year’s Formula E season...

Kodjia fires Ivory Coast past South Africa in Africa Cup of Nations Kodjia fires Ivory Coast past South Africa in Africa Cup of Nations
sports NewsJune 25, 2019

Kodjia fires Ivory Coast past South Africa in Africa Cup of Nations

Saudi Arabia’s biggest celebration of motor racing returns with Formula E back at Ad Diriyah RIYADH: This year’s Formula E season...

Goalkeeper gaffe helps Brazil trounce Peru to reach quarterfinals Goalkeeper gaffe helps Brazil trounce Peru to reach quarterfinals
sports NewsJune 24, 2019

Goalkeeper gaffe helps Brazil trounce Peru to reach quarterfinals

Goalkeeper gaffe helps Brazil trounce Peru to reach quarterfinals Peru must now wait to see what happens in the other...

Pakistan send woeful South Africa packing with 49-run win Pakistan send woeful South Africa packing with 49-run win
sports NewsJune 24, 2019

Pakistan send woeful South Africa packing with 49-run win

Goalkeeper gaffe helps Brazil trounce Peru to reach quarterfinals Peru must now wait to see what happens in the other...

African Cup: Nigeria needs late goal vs. debutant Burundi African Cup: Nigeria needs late goal vs. debutant Burundi
sports NewsJune 23, 2019

African Cup: Nigeria needs late goal vs. debutant Burundi

BIRMINGHAM, UK: French Open champion Ashleigh Barty is one win away from becoming the first Australian to be crowned women’s...

Barty reaches Birmingham final to boost world number one bid Barty reaches Birmingham final to boost world number one bid
sports NewsJune 23, 2019

Barty reaches Birmingham final to boost world number one bid

BIRMINGHAM, UK: French Open champion Ashleigh Barty is one win away from becoming the first Australian to be crowned women’s...

Egypt grind out win to launch Africa Cup of Nations Egypt grind out win to launch Africa Cup of Nations
sports NewsJune 22, 2019

Egypt grind out win to launch Africa Cup of Nations

JOHANNESBURG: Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr is banking on Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi for goals when they face debutants Burundi on...

Nigeria coach Rohr wants Arsenal forward Iwobi to  score more Nigeria coach Rohr wants Arsenal forward Iwobi to  score more
sports NewsJune 22, 2019

Nigeria coach Rohr wants Arsenal forward Iwobi to score more

JOHANNESBURG: Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr is banking on Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi for goals when they face debutants Burundi on...

Salah, hosts Egypt set for Africa Cup bow in stifling heat Salah, hosts Egypt set for Africa Cup bow in stifling heat
sports NewsJune 21, 2019

Salah, hosts Egypt set for Africa Cup bow in stifling heat

CAIRO: All eyes will be on Mohamed Salah on Friday as the Egypt star looks to help the Africa Cup of...

6 Canadians chosen in 2019 NBA draft, setting non-US record 6 Canadians chosen in 2019 NBA draft, setting non-US record
sports NewsJune 21, 2019

6 Canadians chosen in 2019 NBA draft, setting non-US record

BELO HORIZONTE: A Lionel Messi penalty salvaged a 1-1 draw for Argentina against Paraguay on Wednesday as the two-time world champions...