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Dubai debt hangover lingers as lenders fret

For all the progress made tackling Dubai’s debt, some issues refuse to go away.Creditors to Limitless LLC are trying to arrange a meeting amid speculation the Dubai-based developer sold land in Saudi Arabia, five people familiar with the matter said.

G-7 heads talk flagging growth, Greece

Little more than a gentlemen’s club in recent years, G-7 finance ministers and central bankers have their work cut out this week to revive stuttering global growth and defuse tensions over China’s growing economic clout.

A crude ‘justice’ 

The response to, and the circumstances surrounding, the ISIS takeover of Iraq’s Anbar has been curious, if not provocative.

A crude ‘justice’ 

The response to, and the circumstances surrounding, the ISIS takeover of Iraq’s Anbar has been curious, if not provocative.

Salam’s warning cannot be ignored 

On Tuesday evening, in an address marking the one-year anniversary since Lebanon has been without a president, Prime Minister Tammam Salam made a perceptive comment.

World football rocked by FIFA arrests

The world’s most popular sport was plunged into turmoil Wednesday as seven powerful football figures were arrested on U.S. corruption charges and faced extradition from Switzerland, whose authorities also announced a criminal investigation into the awarding of the next two World Cups.

World football rocked by FIFA arrests

The world’s most popular sport was plunged into turmoil Wednesday as seven powerful football figures were arrested on U.S. corruption charges and faced extradition from Switzerland, whose authorities also announced a criminal investigation into the awarding of the next two World Cups.

Lebanon ends exile with WABA return 

Lebanon will make their much-awaited comeback to the international scene Friday when they seek to punch their ticket to 2015 FIBA Asia Championship which is to be staged in Changsha-Hunan, China, from September to October 3.

Nishikori takes center stage, Halep crashes out

Roger Federer avoided any more security scares to move safely into the third round of the French Open Wednesday but danger lurks ahead for the Swiss, namely in the shape of Japanese Kei Nishikori.

Rosberg takes Monaco hat-trick after gaffe

Germany’s Nico Rosberg celebrated a surprise hat-trick of Monaco Grand Prix victories Sunday after Mercedes blew championship-leading teammate Lewis Hamilton’s chances with a needless pit stop.

Cormier subdues Johnson in third

Daniel Cormier wore the conflict on his beaming face when he got the UFC’s light heavyweight title belt strapped around his waist in the same Vegas cage where he failed to win it a few months ago.

Kiev bar inspired by Russian propaganda

The title of the menu, “Long live Junta,” and its Hitler-like caricatures of Vladimir Putin are some of the more benign gags at a new bar in Kiev packed nightly with crowds.

Kiev bar inspired by Russian propaganda

The title of the menu, “Long live Junta,” and its Hitler-like caricatures of Vladimir Putin are some of the more benign gags at a new bar in Kiev packed nightly with crowds.

Threading the needle in a Ferrari FF 

It’s becoming increasingly clear to me that life hardly ever goes according to plan, as demonstrated by the situation in which I currently find myself.

Why do men exist? Scientific study explains

Since in many species, sperm is males’ only contribution to reproduction, biologists have long puzzled about why evolutionary selection, known for its ruthless efficiency, allows them to exist.

LUXE City Guides: Heritage Hong Kong

If you think that Hong Kong is just glass and steel, you are very much mistaken. Sure, this pearl of Asia is lustrous, but shuck the husk and you’ll discover profound riches that shine even brighter.