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Ershad renounces alliance with Awami League

Ershad renounces alliance with Awami League

Claiming that Jatiya Party is no longer a component of the ruling Awami League-led 14-party Grand Alliance, its chairman HM Ershad has said his party will form another grand alliance.

Doha Metro: Viaducts across elevated stations complete

Doha Metro: Viaducts across elevated stations complete

The Qatar Rail has announced the completion of all viaducts across the elevated sections of Doha Metro Project.

Toshiba more than doubles profit outlook for H1 as yen drives sales

Toshiba more than doubles profit outlook for H1 as yen drives sales

Toshiba Corp raised its forecast for first-half operating profit to ¥70bn ($696mn) from ¥30bn, crediting growth in storage and electronic devices for a more than doubling of its earnings outlook.

From death row to romance: ex-con couple beats the odds

From death row to romance: ex-con couple beats the odds

She was headed for the electric chair in Florida, he for the gallows in Ireland: both escaped death row

As China reforms its corn market, farmers switch to growing soybeans

As China reforms its corn market, farmers switch to growing soybeans

Wang Zhonghai, a 49-year-old farmer in China’s top corn producing province of Heilongjiang, plans to switch 80% of his land to cultivate soybeans this year as the government ends a near decade-old corn price support scheme.

India’s Iran oil imports set to surge to 7-yr high

India’s Iran oil imports set to surge to 7-yr high

India is set to import at least 400,000 barrels per day (bpd) of Iranian oil in the year from April 1, .....

Asia stocks extend rout as Hang Seng, dollar dip

Asia stocks extend rout as Hang Seng, dollar dip

Asian markets extended their rout and the dollar hit 15-month lows against the yen yesterday after Federal Reserve boss Janet Yellen raised concerns about the global economy, essentially quashing the chances of another US rate hike any time soon.

For all the millions spent, United look a million miles away

For all the millions spent, United look a million miles away

The glaring truth for Louis Van Gaal is that Manchester United should have coasted through a Champions League group featuring PSV Eindhoven,

Hand-foot-mouth disease:  Paediatricians urge minimal contact

Hand-foot-mouth disease: Paediatricians urge minimal contact

Avoiding contact with children suffering from the hand-foot-mouth disease is the best way to prevent the spread of the disease, leading paediatricians have suggested

Sbaragli wins stage 10, Dumoulin retains lead

Sbaragli wins stage 10, Dumoulin retains lead

Italian Kristian Sbaragli claimed his first Grand Tour victory in a sprint finish to yesterday’s 10th stage of Spain’s Vuelta.

Vodafone completes networks enhancement across Doha

Vodafone completes networks enhancement across Doha

Vodafone Qatar has completed its networks enhancement across Doha and has now initiated the second phase of this process...

World’s top companies exit Russia as economy slumps

World’s top companies exit Russia as economy slumps

From Franklin Templeton Investments to BNP Paribas, global financial firms that once pushed to expand in Russia...