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Salam won’t resign, may sulk instead 

Prime Minister Tammam Salam is unlikely to step down due to long-simmering differences with MP Michel Aoun’s ministers over the Cabinet’s decision-making system and the appointment of military and security chiefs, political analysts said Tuesday.

Salam won’t resign, may sulk instead 

Prime Minister Tammam Salam is unlikely to step down due to long-simmering differences with MP Michel Aoun’s ministers over the Cabinet’s decision-making system and the appointment of military and security chiefs, political analysts said Tuesday.

Cameron: no place for dirty money in UK property

Britain will seek more transparency from foreign firms investing in the property market in a bid to stop ill-gotten funds being laundered in the sector, Prime Minister David Cameron said Tuesday.

UAE shifts fuel prices as the Gulf watches

The United Arab Emirates has become the first Gulf state to take a major step toward taming the gas-guzzling habits of its drivers, who see cheap fuel as part of their birthright.

Mercedes need to sort out their starts

For the second race in a row it all went wrong at the start for Mercedes in Hungary and a rule change coming in after the August break will give the Formula One world champions even more to think about.

Cedars look to naturalize American Holman 

Lebanon have set their sights on naturalizing Riyadi’s former American center Elijah Holman to boost the national squad, which will take part in the Asian Championship in late September.

No new contact with comet lander, scientists say

European scientists says that had once again failed to make contact with the Philae comet lander, which has struggled to maintain reliable communication link since coming back to life last month

No new contact with comet lander, scientists say

European scientists says that had once again failed to make contact with the Philae comet lander, which has struggled to maintain reliable communication link since coming back to life last month

Actor Depardieu banned from Ukraine for stance on Russia

Ukraine has banned French actor Gerard Depardieu from entering the country for five years, its state security service says, apparently for making comments that suggested he supported Russia's annexation of Crimea last year

Actor Depardieu banned from Ukraine for stance on Russia

Ukraine has banned French actor Gerard Depardieu from entering the country for five years, its state security service says, apparently for making comments that suggested he supported Russia's annexation of Crimea last year