MADRID/BARCELONA: Sacked Catalonian president Carles Puigdemont on Saturday called for peaceful “democratic opposition” to the central government’s takeover of the region following its unilateral declaration of independence from Spain.…
MANAMA: FIFA will rule on the issue of Israeli clubs playing in the West Bank by October, president Gianni Infantino said Thursday, once again delaying a decision on the contentious issue. FIFA's annual Congress voted to back -- by a…
ISTANBUL: President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Tuesday said the Turkish military launched its operations in Syria to end the rule of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, Turkish media reported. “In my estimation, nearly one million people have…
NANCY, France: A French court ordered doctors Thursday to decide whether a patient in a vegetative state should be allowed to die after years of legal battles that have torn his family apart.
WASHINGTON: The International Monetary Fund abolished Wednesday a rule created in 2010 that allowed it to participate in an international bailout of Greece despite doubts about the country's debt sustainability.
ISTANBUL: Turkey's Justice and Development Party was preparing to head a single-party government with a decisive mandate Monday after a surprise election turnaround that strengthens the hand of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
RABAT: A Ramazan campaign has been launched by a group of young Moroccan to dissuade foreign tourists from wearing bikinis on a particular beach.
MUMBAI: A Muslim man became a subject of religious discrimination in Mumbai when an employer categorically refused his job application, citing 'no-entry for Muslims' rule in the company.