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Section: Gulf News (United Arab Emirates)

    Kharkiv joins network of Turkish Airlines
    Apr10

    Kharkiv joins network of Turkish Airlines

    Turkish Airlines has added Kharkiv as its 297th destination, across 120 countries, with the inaugural flight taking place recently. By launching flights to Kharkiv, the carrier “demonstrated its efforts to further enhance its expansion strategy”, the airline said in a press statement. From March 30, Kharkiv flights are being operated four times a...

    Populism at the barrel of a gun?
    Apr10

    Populism at the barrel of a gun?

    So far, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban and Polish Law and Justice (PiS) party Chairman Jaroslaw Kaczynski’s “illiberal” counterrevolution has meant cracking down on the independent judiciary, public media, and – in the case of Orban’s government – even private universities, such as Budapest’s Central European University....

    ‘Covertech 2017’ in Doha to see increased participation
    Apr10

    ‘Covertech 2017’ in Doha to see increased participation

    More countries, than in the previous editions, are expected to participate in the third edition of the ‘International Exhibition for Decoration, Wall, Floor Covering & Lighting Technologies’ (Covertech 2017) slated from October 10 to 12 at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre, it was announced.Abdulaziz bin Hamad al-Ageel,...

    Cabinet nod for Interior Ministry proposal
    Apr06

    Cabinet nod for Interior Ministry proposal

    The weekly Cabinet meeting, presided over by HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud, approved a proposal by the Ministry of Interior to amend some provisions of the Council of Ministers decision No 33 of 2010, establishing the National Committee for Traffic Safety. Giving...

    Tillerson to visit Russia on April 11-12, says Moscow
    Apr05

    Tillerson to visit Russia on April 11-12, says Moscow

    US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will make his first visit to Moscow next week, Russia’s foreign ministry said on Wednesday, as the Kremlin looks to improve ties with Donald Trump’s administration. The ministry said the visit on April 11-12 would include talks with counterpart Sergei Lavrov covering international security,...

    Turkey replaces lost Russia wheat as trade spat rolls on
    Apr01

    Turkey replaces lost Russia wheat as trade spat rolls on

    Turkey is buying more wheat from other countries after restricting imports from its top supplier Russia as part of a food-trade dispute.In the last two weeks, Turkish firms agreed to import as much as 300,000 metric tonnes of Baltic grain, and more cargoes are being lined up, according to Linas Agro. That’s more than Turkey normally buys...

    Tillerson pushes US demand on Nato allies
    Apr01

    Tillerson pushes US demand on Nato allies

    US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has reassured his nervous European counterparts over Washington’s commitment to Nato and pressed them again to spend more on defence, triggering a rebuke from Germany.Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said it was neither “reachable nor desirable” for Germany to spend the agreed Nato target of 2% of member...

    Federer, Kyrgios advance to Miami Open semi-final
    Mar31

    Federer, Kyrgios advance to Miami Open semi-final

    Roger Federer dramatically fought his way into the Miami Open semi-finals with a 6-2, 3-6, 7-6 (8/6) victory over Czech 10th seed Tomas Berdych on Thursday. The 35-year-old Swiss, who has already won the Australian Open and Indian Wells so far this year, extended his win streak over Berdych to seven matches. There was plenty of tension in the...

    UK-EU deal ‘in all our interests’, May tells European press
    Mar30

    UK-EU deal ‘in all our interests’, May tells European press

    British Prime Minister Theresa May published columns in seven European papers on Thursday to stress that a Brexit deal was ‘in all our interests’, striking a conciliatory tone before negotiations begin. ‘We will continue to play our part in ensuring that Europe remains strong and prosperous and able to lead in the world,’ May wrote in...

    Phillauri, the love story of a ghost
    Mar28

    Phillauri, the love story of a ghost

    I grew up in Bengal that was notorious for its tales of black magic and ghosts. And many popular writers penned stories of the supernatural with a kind of eerie flourish which created inexplicable fear even in adults. The narratives came from even well-known authors like Satyajit Ray, and he wrote these even for children – but of course carefully...

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