Classifieds | Archives | Jobs | About TGT | Contact | Subscribe
 | 
Last updated 3 hours, 30 minutes ago
Printer Friendly Version | TGT@Twitter | RSS Feed |
HOME LOCAL MIDEAST ASIA WORLD BUSINESS SPORT OPINION WRITERS
Daesh woman cannot return to US
WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday a woman born in the United States who joined the Daesh militant group did not qualify for US citizenship and had no legal basis to return to the country. Hoda Muthana, 24, travelled to Syria over four years ago to join Daesh. She married a succession of Daesh fighters and went on Twitter to encourage attacks on the West. In media interviews this week from a
 
 
Pelosi urges support to block border wall emergency
WASHINGTON: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday called upon lawmakers to back a resolution to halt the national emergency declared by US President Donald Trump to fund a wall on the southern border with Mexico. Trump announced the emergency in order to bypass Congress, which approved only a quarter of the $5.6 billion he wanted for the wall in a spending bill. Sixteen states earlier this week sued over the declaration, but
   
Rapper shot by police struck by about 25 bullets
Los Angeles: A young US rapper shot dead by police in northern California earlier this month after he was found slumped over in his car was struck by around 25 bullets, a family lawyer said on Wednesday. Melissa Nold told AFP that six police officers shot Willie McCoy — who used the stage name Willie Bo — in the face, throat, chest, right ear, arms and shoulders on February 6 in the town of Vallejo. “This was overkill,” said
 
 
Canada helping Australia determine ‘full extent’ of hack
OTTAWA: Canada’s electronic eavesdropping agency said Wednesday it is working with Canberra to try to determine the scale of computer hacking on Australia’s parliament and political parties just months from an election. In a statement to AFP, Communications Security Establishment (CSE) spokesman Ryan Foreman said the agency is “aware of a cyber security incident that targeted the Australian Parliament and several domestic
   
Guaido heading to Colombia for food aid
CARACAS: Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido left Caracas with some 80 lawmakers on Thursday on a 800-km (500-mile) trip to the Colombian border where they hope to receive food and medicine to alleviate shortages in defiance of President Nicolas Maduro. Crowds formed alongside a main highway out of the capital, waving Venezuelan flags and whooping in support, as the convoy of buses departed. Guaido, recognized by dozens of
 
 
Wild cats, boas are obstacles in Mexican president’s refinery race
PARAISO: Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador’s race to build an oil refinery in record time on land that was until recently alive with mangrove, wild cats and boa constrictors, has run into trouble, complicating his effort to revive ailing state-oil company Pemex. Even before Lopez Obrador took office last December, work had begun to cut down protected woodland on Pemex land on the coast of Tabasco state to make room
FRONTPAGE
 
GALLERY
 
PANORAMA
 
TIME OUT
 
SPORT
 
LATEST NEWS
LATEST NEWS
81 perish in Bangladesh fire
Added : 8 hours ago
No change in policy regarding access to Qatar at UAE ports
ABU DHABI: The UAE Federal Transport Authority - Land & Maritime has s..
Added : 8 hours ago
India decides to stop water to Pakistan
BAGHPAT/NEW DELHI: Continuing its tough stance in the wake of Pulwama ..
Added : 8 hours ago
UAE Forces participate in Dir’ Al Jazeera exercise in S.Arabia
RIYADH: The UAE Armed Forces are participating in the Dir’ Al Jazeera ..
Added : 10 hours ago
Modi on 2-day visit to S.Korea, unveils Gandhi bust
SEOUL: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday unveiled a bust of Mah..
Added : 10 hours ago
Largest Daesh mass grave yet found outside Raqa
RAQA: Two feet deep, below a plot of farmland outside the Syrian city ..
Added : 11 hours ago
Algeria military plane crash kills two
ALGIERS: An Algerian fighter jet has crashed during an overnight train..
Added : 11 hours ago
Breakdancing proposed as new sport by 2024 Olympics
PARIS: Breakdancing has been invited as a new sport by the organisers ..
Added : 12 hours ago
South Africa to bat in second Test against Sri Lanka
PORT ELIZABETH: South Africa, trailing in the series, won the toss and..
Added : 12 hours ago
Japanese spacecraft approaches asteroid 280m km from Earth
TOKYO : A Japanese spacecraft began its approach Thursday toward a dis..
Added : 12 hours ago
 
Advertise | Copyright