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Qatar’s Salmeen and Kuwait’s Rakan excel

Qatar’s Salmeen and Kuwait’s Rakan excel

Salmeen leads Qatar’s clean sweep of the podium in the 135cm class

Postecoglou quits after guiding Socceroos to WC

Postecoglou quits after guiding Socceroos to WC

The 52-year-old Australian did not reveal the reason behind his decision

Mugabe given until noon on Monday to quit as president

Mugabe given until noon on Monday to quit as president

Robert Mugabe was replaced by Emmerson Mnangagwa, the deputy he sacked this month in a move that triggered Tuesday's intervention by the army.

Prove yourselves, Loew tells German stars for French test

Prove yourselves, Loew tells German stars for French test

Joachim Loew has told his Germany side to prove themselves in today’s friendly against France as the defending champions’ sharpen their preparations for next year’s World Cup.

Qatar shines at Salon du Cheval d’El Jadida

Qatar shines at Salon du Cheval d’El Jadida

The Salon du Cheval d’El Jadida began yesterday with participation from the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC), the Ministry of Culture and Sports, Qatar Equestrian Federation and Al Shaqab.

Ban opposed

Ban opposed

Hindu activists protest against a court-ordered ban on the sale of firecrackers to curtail air pollution in the capital by setting off firecrackers during a protest in New Delhi yesterday.

Doha to host Global Dryland Alliance founding conference

Doha to host Global Dryland Alliance founding conference

Under the auspices of His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, Qatar will host the Global Dryland Alliance (GDA) Founding Conference from October 14 to 16 at the Sheraton Grand Doha Resort and Convention Hotel.

14 killed as van collides with bus

14 killed as van collides with bus

A speeding passenger van collided head on with a bus carrying university students and staff yesterday, killing 14 people and wounding 27 others in southwestern Pakistan, officials said.

Rane floats new party, hints at allying with BJP

Rane floats new party, hints at allying with BJP

Former Maharashtra chief minister Narayan Rane yesterday launched a new political outfit, which he said would work for the overall and all-inclusive development of the state.

Iraq Kurd leader delays independence vote announcement

Iraq Kurd leader delays independence vote announcement

Iraqi Kurdish leader Massud Barzani on Saturday delayed a scheduled news conference on a controversial independence referendum he has called for next week as international pressure mounts for a postponement.

Hamilton wins crucial, chaotic Singapore GP

Hamilton wins crucial, chaotic Singapore GP

Lewis Hamilton won a chaotic and rain-hit Singapore Grand Prix yesterday to seize control of the Formula One world championship as his title rival Sebastian Vettel crashed out on the first lap.