AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Thursday sent a letter to Samir Rifai, entrusting him with chairing the Royal Committee to Moderni ...

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BEIRUT — Lebanon's cash-strapped leaders are bribing their base with free Covid-19 jabs ahead of next year's elections, in what observers sa ...

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WASHINGTON — The international image of the United States has improved following the election of Democrat Joe Biden but concerns remain ove ...

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FRANKFURT — European Central Bank (ECB) chief Christine Lagarde on Thursday said it was "too early" to consider winding down pandemic suppor ...

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WASHINGTON — Newly vaccinated travellers enjoying a return to trips abroad may find a drug-resistant "superbug" hitching a ride in their gut ...

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PARIS — The delayed Euro 2020 tournament will finally get underway on Friday, a year behind schedule, with Covid still set to cast a shadow ...


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