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Head of Iran Guards announces 'end of the sedition'

Head of Iran Guards announces 'end of the sedition'

Iran's Revolutionary Guards said Wednesday that the unrest that had rocked Iran over several days was at an end, and that a maximum of 15,000 people had taken part nationwide.

Afghan refugee charged with Australia attack

Afghan refugee charged with Australia attack

An Afghan refugee accused of ploughing his car into pedestrians in Melbourne was charged with 18 counts of attempted murder yesterday, as police vowed a boosted presence over the Christmas period.

Blackhawks defeat Panthers 3-2 in overtime

Blackhawks defeat Panthers 3-2 in overtime

After playing a whirlwind five games of hockey in seven days, the NHL schedule makers handed the Hawks a deserved break.

Philippines halts sale of Sanofi's dengue vaccine

Philippines halts sale of Sanofi's dengue vaccine

The Philippines has suspended the sale and distribution of Sanofi's dengue vaccine, after the French pharmaceutical giant last week warned it could worsen symptoms for people who had not previously been infected.

Govt quits efforts to include Dam in CPEC

Govt quits efforts to include Dam in CPEC

Pakistan has withdrawn its request to include the $14bn Diamer-Bhasha Dam in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) framework after Beijing placed strict conditions including ownership of the project, said Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) Chairman Muzammil Hussain yesterday.

EU nations sign defence pact

EU nations sign defence pact

The EU took a step towards closer defence ties yesterday, with 23 states signing a landmark pact aiming to boost co-operation after Brexit and as Russia flexes its muscles to the east.

Qatar Biobank welcomes 10,000th participant

Qatar Biobank welcomes 10,000th participant

The Qatar Biobank recently welcomed its 10,000th participant, a milestone in the medical health research initiative’s history.

Strong buying in telecom, realty gives a robust thrust to QSE

Strong buying in telecom, realty gives a robust thrust to QSE

Strong buying, especially in the telecom and realty counters, gave a robust thrust to the Qatar Stock Exchange, which inched near 8,200 levels.

Sarfraz rejected spot-fixing approach

Sarfraz rejected spot-fixing approach

Captain Sarfraz Ahmed said yesterday that he was the Pakistan player who was approached by an alleged bookie during the one-day international series against Sri Lanka earlier this month.

Pomp and pageantry as Thailand rehearses late King's funeral

Pomp and pageantry as Thailand rehearses late King's funeral

Gilded chariots, horses and columns of military men in bright costumes swept through Bangkok's old quarter on Saturday in a final dress rehearsal for late King Bhumibol Adulyadej's funeral ...

Qatar Chamber panel eyes development of tourism sector

Qatar Chamber panel eyes development of tourism sector

Qatar Chamber’s Tourism Committee is looking for solutions to develop the country’s tourism sector amid “the current challenges,” it was announced in a statement.

Ronaldo back in style, Spurs end Wembley jinx

Ronaldo back in style, Spurs end Wembley jinx

Cristiano Ronaldo grabbed a brace on his return from suspension for Real Madrid, as Tottenham Hotspur ended their Wembley jinx and Liverpool were held on their Champions League comeback on Wednesday.