Emirates offers laptop ‘handlers’ to cope with US ban

DUBAI, Mar 27: Dubai’s Emirates airline on Thursday announced it will provide a free packing-and-handling service for passengers on flights hit by a US...

Leader of India’s biggest state boosts Hindu right agenda

BISHARA, Mar 27 (Web Desk): When India’s prime minister named a hardline Hindu known for his anti-Muslim speeches to head its largest state Uttar...

Trump taps son-in-law to head bureaucracy overhaul

WASHINGTON, Mar 27: US President Donald Trump has tapped son-in-law Jared Kushner to lead a new White House office, that aims to apply ideas...

PML-N lead govt clears Saudi move to make Raheel Sharif head of ‘Islamic Military’

ISLAMABAD, Mar 25: The PML-N lead government has cleared a move to make former army chief Gen Raheel Sharif the head of a military...

Dubai implements laptop, tablet ban on flights; flyers upset

DUBAI, Mar 25: Dubai International Airport and its flag carrier Emirates began implementing a ban on laptops and tablets on direct flights to the...

Trump orders tougher screening of ‘US visa applicants’

WASHINGTON, Mar 24: The United States administration headed by President Donald Trump is making it tougher for millions of visitors to enter US by...

Yemen retaliatory raids kill, injure 100 on Saudi military targets

SANA, Mar 23: Yemen’s army, backed by popular forces, has killed and injured at least 100 Saudi soldiers and mercenaries in less than two...

USA electronics ban not to affect number of passengers

DUBAI, Mar 23: A ban on most carry-on electronics on flights to the United States will not significantly affect passenger numbers at Dubai International,...

UK parliament attack: Five dead, 40 injured

LONDON, Mar 23: Five people were killed and about 40 injured in London on Wednesday after a car plowed into pedestrians and a suspected...

Syria: 33 dead in US-led fresh air strikes

AL-MANSOURA, Mar 22: At least 33 people were killed in a US-led coalition strike on a school used as a centre for displaced people...