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Federer goes through to 2dn round at US Open

Roger Federer launched his bid for an 18th grand slam title at the US Open, a tournament that he has won five times, an open era record that he shares with Jimmy Connors and Pete Sampras. Could this be the year to break ...

Iran says purported Israeli drone came from north

  An Iranian general is saying that a purported Israeli drone shot down near a nuclear facility flew in from a northern country that one was part of the former Soviet Union.The semi-official Fars news agency quot...

Putin opens 2018 World Cup Stadium in Moscow

Russia’s newest completed World Cup stadium, the Otkrytie Arena, in Moscow, was opened by the country’s President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday. The stadium, in the north west of the Russian capital, will be home to the c...

What Lies Beneath Stonehenge?

A new Smithsonian Channel show reveals groundbreaking research that may explain what really went on there. Read More...

Comic featuring Superman debut sells for $3.2 million

The first issue of Action Comics, which also feature Superman’s first appearance, has been sold for more than $3 million, according to online auctions website eBay. Following 48 bids made between August 14 and August 24...

Saudi economic reforms generate interest of investors

Saudi Arabia’s drive to create a more open business environment and broaden its economic base has generated a new audience of investors looking for information and data on the kingdom, the global publishing, research a...

IMF chief Lagarde under investigation in France

Wednesday, 27 August 2014 Christine Lagarde, the chief of the International Monetary Fund, was placed under official investigation for negligence in a French corruption probe that dates back to her days as France's fi...

Malaysia invites Saudi businessmen to participate in lifestyle events

The Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE), the export promotion agency of the Government of Malaysia, will bring new life to the lifestyle sector this year when it organizes and hosts International tr...

Madinah ranked among world’s top investment destinations

Madinah Gov. Prince Faisal bin Salman said Madinah is an investment-friendly province, the investment competitiveness of which has been stressed by international indices. The prince made the comment while receiving Chair...

IMF chief charged with ‘negligence’ over graft case

PARIS: IMF chief Christine Lagarde, one of the world's most powerful women, has announced she had been charged with "negligence" over a multi-million-euro graft case relating to her time as French finance minister.The sh...

Amid Ebola fears, Air France urged to stop flights 

PARIS: France’s government is asking Air France to suspend flights to the largest city in Sierra Leone in response to the Ebola epidemic in the region that has killed more than 1,400 people.The government said Wednesday ...

Earthquakes rock Iceland volcano

LONDON: Earthquakes are rocking Iceland’s Bardarbunga volcano, adding to concerns that magma movements may trigger an eruption that could hinder air traffic. Iceland’s Met Office says two earthquakes measuring over magn...

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