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Qatar Airways to offer high-speed broadband soon
Apr24

Qatar Airways to offer high-speed broadband soon

Flag carrier Qatar Airways made a host of announcements, including 12 new destinations and high-speed broadband connectivity on flights, on the first day of the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) in Dubai yesterday.The airline also unveiled its new Business Class experience, Qsuite, to consumers in the Middle East.During the annual press conference held...

Ukraine opens terror probe into OSCE staff death
Apr24

Ukraine opens terror probe into OSCE staff death

Ukraine opened a terror investigation yesterday into a mine blast that killed an American medic from the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)’s monitoring team in the country’s rebel-held east.The OSCE suffered its first casualty in the three-year war in Europe’s backyard after an armoured vehicle hit a...

Activists lobby firms to quit business chamber
Apr24

Activists lobby firms to quit business chamber

Disney, The Gap and Pepsi are being pressured to quit the US Chamber of Commerce, America’s largest lobby group, amid criticism of its big-money efforts to fight climate change legislation and promote tobacco products. A coalition of pressure groups including Action on Smoking and Health, Greenpeace, Public Citizen and the Sierra Club have...

Member of security watchdog OSCE killed in Ukraine
Apr23

Member of security watchdog OSCE killed in Ukraine

The unarmed, civilian mission with more than 700 international observers was deployed in 2014 …read more Source: Gulf...

One OSCE staff killed by mine blast in East Ukraine: Official
Apr23

One OSCE staff killed by mine blast in East Ukraine: Official

…read more Source: Al...

Joshua’s mind on Fury despite Klitschko fight
Apr20

Joshua’s mind on Fury despite Klitschko fight

Anthony Joshua is just days away from a world heavyweight title fight with Wladimir Klitschko in front of the largest British boxing crowd for nearly 80 years but the Briton says he would rather be facing former champion Tyson Fury.Fury beat Klitschko in 2015, handing the Ukrainian his first loss in 11 years, to become the IBO, WBA, IBF and WBO...

Relentless Monaco dream on after reaching semis
Apr20

Relentless Monaco dream on after reaching semis

A brilliant Monaco side that has taken Europe by storm will not relent in their bid for glory after beating Borussia Dortmund to reach the Champions League semi-finals, promised coach Leonardo Jardim.The team from the Mediterranean principality were too good for their German opponents in Wednesday’s quarter-final second leg, winning 3-1 at...

UK’s Jones first two-peat champion of Dubai Open Chess
Apr20

UK’s Jones first two-peat champion of Dubai Open Chess

UAE’s Saeed Ishaq scores second international master norm Dubai – Defending champion Grandmaster (GM) Gawain Jones of the UK became the first person to win a second title in the Dubai Open Chess Tournament–Sheikh Rashid Bin Hamdan Al Maktoum Cup after winning one of the more hotly contested editions of the region’s longest-running...

Trump’s North Korea dilemma
Apr20

Trump’s North Korea dilemma

In the wake of the Tomahawk cruise missile strikes on a Syrian airbase and after dropping a 2,100-pound “Mother of all Bombs” – MOAB – in Afghanistan, North Korea had threatened to test another nuclear weapon, her sixth test. In reaction, senior U.S. intelligence officials told the media that the U.S. is prepared to launch a preemptive strike...

Cargo ship with 12 crew sinks in Black Sea
Apr19

Cargo ship with 12 crew sinks in Black Sea

A cargo vessel with 12 crew members aboard sank on Wednesday morning off Russia’s Black Sea coast, authorities said as they searched for some of the seamen who are still missing. The cargo ship — which was transporting grain from Russia’s southern Rostov region to Turkey — went missing from radars in the Kerch Strait,...

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