Gulf Times - US-accidents
Qatari-Moroccan ties... 45 years of partnership

Qatari-Moroccan ties... 45 years of partnership

Qatar and Morocco have diplomatic relations since 1972, based on a mutual will and an unlimited common aspiration to develop and expand the areas of co-operation to serve the interests of both countries and peoples.

Turkey denies reports of plan to seize Gulen

Turkey denies reports of plan to seize Gulen

Turkey has dismissed what it said were ludicrous reports that Turkish officials may have discussed a plan to seize a wanted US-based Muslim cleric and hand him over to Ankara in exchange for millions of dollars.

Fourteen feared dead in Malaysian landslide

Fourteen feared dead in Malaysian landslide

Two workers were found dead and 12 others were missing Saturday after a landslide at a construction site on the popular Malaysian tourist island of Penang, officials said.

Nintendo Switch console goes on sale

Nintendo Switch console goes on sale

Nintendo’s Switch console went on sale yesterday in a global launch seen as key to the Japanese videogame giant reversing flagging sales and moving past the failure of its last console, the Wii U.

Cash handler held over toy notes in India ATM

Cash handler held over toy notes in India ATM

Indian police have arrested a cash handler after notes in a state bank ATM were replaced with children's toy bills, an officer said Friday.

Drowsiness as risky as drunkenness for drivers: study

Drowsiness as risky as drunkenness for drivers: study

Drivers who miss two or three hours of sleep in a day face the same risk of an accident as those who are legally drunk, according to a AAA study on the sometimes-deadly consequences of being drowsy behind the wheel.

Ezdan Hotels bags 2 medals at ‘Hospitality Qatar 2016’

Ezdan Hotels bags 2 medals at ‘Hospitality Qatar 2016’

Ezdan Hotels Company, one of Ezdan Holding Group subsidiaries, has won two bronze medals in two different cooking categories in the Salon Culinaire’s global competition held during the Hospitality Qatar 2016 Exhibition.

Tendulkar enjoys rugby as cricket stays outside the pale

Tendulkar enjoys rugby as cricket stays outside the pale

The sight of cricketing great Sachin Tendulkar sitting in the stands on the first morning of the Rio Games rugby competition on Saturday was a reminder that at least one major international sport remains outside the Olympic embrace.

Little Mermaid a big draw

Little Mermaid a big draw

Performances of The Little Mermaid Tale have been drawing eager crowds, mostly children, at the Ezdan Mall.

Turkey moves to reassure on central bank independence

Turkey moves to reassure on central bank independence

The Turkish government has no intention of curbing the independence of the central bank, officials said yesterday, after the lira hit a two-week low on concerns about the new administration’s ...

Turkey keeps rates on hold in post-election uncertainty

Turkey keeps rates on hold in post-election uncertainty

Turkey’s central bank kept interest rates on hold for a fifth straight month yesterday, avoiding any mention of the political uncertainty that has unnerved investors...

Al-Rajhi cruises to an emphatic win at Ha’il International Rally

Al-Rajhi cruises to an emphatic win at Ha’il International Rally

Yazeed al-Rajhi stormed to an emphatic fourth victory in the Ha’il Nissan International Rally, which finished in the north-central region of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia yesterday.