Category Archives: Government

Qatar, Malaysia leaders discuss Gulf crisis

Qatar's emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani met with Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad in the capital Kuala Lumpur on Thursday, according to the official QNA news agency.

Talks …

Carbon emissions to hit record levels in 2018: Report

Global emissions of carbon dioxide have risen substantially and are expected to hit record levels this year, scientists projected in a new report released Wednesday.

After three years of almost …

Syrian women’s art on show in Istanbul subway station

ANKARA � An art exhibition created by women refugees in Turkey opened on Wednesday at Istanbul's Yenikapi subway station, a major transit hub. Part of a three-month art initiative, it's …

Russia accuses US of nuclear treaty violation

Russia on Wednesday raised concerns over U.S. withdrawal from the nuclear arms treaty saying the move will put global security and peace at risk.

Speaking at a conference, President Vladimir …

Nigeria building collapse: Death toll rises to 17

Death toll from the building collapse in Nigeria's southern city of Port Harcourt has climbed to 17, an official said on Wednesday, 10 days after the incident.

At the moment, …

Saudi denies bin Salman’s contacts on Khashoggi murder

Saudi Arabia on Wednesday denied accusations by U.S. senators about involvement of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

At no time did HRH …