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Chelsea frustrated by Arsenal in League Cup stalemate

Chelsea frustrated by Arsenal in League Cup stalemate

Chelsea wasted a chance to take control of their League Cup semi-final against Arsenal as the misfiring Blues were forced to settle for a 0-0 draw in Wednesday night’s first leg.

Kohli earns record $2.7mn salary for 2018 IPL campaign

Kohli earns record $2.7mn salary for 2018 IPL campaign

Virat Kohli will stay with Royal Challengers Bangalore alongside South Africa's AB de Villiers, who will earn $1.7mn in the cash-rich event started by the Indian cricket board in 2008.

Jadeja a doubt for first South Africa Test

Jadeja a doubt for first South Africa Test

India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja is a doubt for the first Test against South Africa due to a viral illness, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said yesterday.

Enduring legacies

Enduring legacies

Mark Twain was ahead of his time — so much so that 140 years ago, he had a man cave.

Kevin Durant leads Warriors over Utah, Cavs fall to Kings

Kevin Durant leads Warriors over Utah, Cavs fall to Kings

‘Utah played really physical and they played defense like we hadn’t seen before’

Preventing the next African famine

Preventing the next African famine

After falling for more than a decade, the number of hungry people in the world is rising once again.

Celebrating 26 years of Ukraine

Celebrating 26 years of Ukraine

The Embassy of Ukraine in Qatar held a reception to celebrate its 26th Independence Day at Grand Hyatt Doha hotel recently. The event was attended by dignitaries from Qatar, a number of people from diplomatic circles and prominent figures from the Ukrainian expatriate community.

Russia says it is fully committed to nuclear missile pact

Russia says it is fully committed to nuclear missile pact

Russia said on Saturday it was fully committed to a Cold War-era pact with the United States banning intermediate-range cruise missiles, a day after Washington accused Moscow of violating the treaty.

'Dead, injured' as 9-storey building collapses in Russia

'Dead, injured' as 9-storey building collapses in Russia

Several people were killed and injured after a corner section of a nine-storey, Soviet-era residential building collapsed in the provincial city of Izhevsk, Russian authorities said Thursday.

Mexico musings

Mexico musings

Pineda Covalin’s designs are inspired by elements of Mexican indigenous and contemporary art as the brand works to portray diversity through its culture

Qatar to devise foolproof strategy to achieve info security, repel cyber attacks

Qatar to devise foolproof strategy to achieve info security, repel cyber attacks

Qatar has constituted a high level committee to prepare policies and programmes as part of its strategy to achieve information security and strengthen the firewall against cyber-attacks.

Trump should speak up for the Rohingya people

Trump should speak up for the Rohingya people

The Rohingya people of Myanmar have long been despised and persecuted as a Muslim minority in a majority-Buddhist country. Now, they are being slaughtered. It’s genocide.