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In pics: Destruction in Yemen

Tuesday, 7 July 2015 12:59 PM

Saudi-led warplanes have bombed the headquarters of the Yemeni party headed by former president Ali Abdullah Saleh, who is allied to Shiite Huthi insurgents, according to the party.

Culture & Society»

Fireworks in Beirut

Tuesday, 7 July 2015 12:59 PM

Fireworks lighted up the sky of Jounieh bay, north of the Lebanese capital Beirut, during the opening ceremony of the International Festival of Jounieh on July 2, 2015.

Sport»

Qatari team at beach valley championship

Tuesday, 7 July 2015 12:59 PM

The FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championship involved four host cities fin the Netherlands and attracted a record total attendance of 106,000 fans from around the world. Qatar was represented by Younousse Cherif Santos Pereira Jefferson.

Cars & Boats»

Inside a 145 metre luxury yacht

Tuesday, 7 July 2015 11:06 AM

The X Force is a superyacht built by Admiral Yachts and first launched at the Monaco Yacht Show

Politics & Economics»

Greeks celebrate OXI vote

Monday, 6 July 2015 12:55 PM

Over 61 percent of Greek voters on July 5 rejected fresh austerity demands by the country's EU-IMF creditors in a historic referendum, official results from 50 percent of polling stations showed.

Culture & Society»

Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival 2015

Monday, 6 July 2015 12:54 PM

The three-day festivities, the Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival, saw more than 4,000 paddlers from 14 countries or regions compete in 23 different races.

Culture & Society»

Dates farms in Bahrain

Monday, 6 July 2015 12:54 PM

Bahraini farmers harvest dates in the village of Bori, south of the capital Manama. Water and dates are enough for Muslims to break their fast at Iftar time during the Holy Fasting Month of Ramadan

Arts»

10 famous faces who are actually Muslims

Monday, 6 July 2015 12:10 PM

From Mike Tyson to Janet Jackson, some well-known headline names who practice Islam

Sport»

Diego Costa the star attraction at Kuwait five-a-side tournament

Sunday, 5 July 2015 5:36 PM

Chelsea striker was a surprise participant in the Al-Roudan Tournament in Kuwait at the weekend.

Culture & Society»

Japan Expo 2015 in Paris

Sunday, 5 July 2015 12:54 PM

The Japan Expo 2015 exhibition devoted to Japanese culture and entertainment kicked off in Villepinte, near Paris on July 3, 2015.

Politics & Economics»

In pics: Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi meets with Cameron

Sunday, 5 July 2015 12:54 PM

General Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, met with British Prime Minister David Cameron on Thursday to discuss bilateral relations.

Politics & Economics»

America's Independence Day celebrations

Sunday, 5 July 2015 12:54 PM

The celebrations of the 239th anniversary of the United States' declaration of independence from England culminated in firework displays across the country.

Culture & Society»

Security checks ahead of Friday prayers

Sunday, 5 July 2015 12:54 PM

Following a suicide bombing at a Shiite mosque in Kuwait last week, security checks have been performed before Friday prayers in various mosques in Bahrain and Kuwait.

Markets»

Revealed: Abu Dhabi’s top 50 listed companies

Thursday, 2 July 2015 2:05 PM

The emirate's biggest listed firms on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) have a collective market value of $126.4bn, with Etisalat topped the list

Politics & Economics»

Kuwait mourns mosque attack victims

Thursday, 2 July 2015 12:59 PM

Kuwaiti MPs welcomed men who lost family members in the suicide attack at the Shiite al-Imam al-Sadeq mosque the previous week.


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