Top Stories

Featured

Greece: Fire north of Athens rages for 4th day

Firefighters and army conscripts are for a fourth day battling a fire north of Athens that has burned an estimated 1,200 acres (nearly 500 hectares) of pine forest in a mountainous area, with erratic winds hampering containment efforts.

Greece: Fire north of Athens rages for 4th day

Firefighters and army conscripts are for a fourth day battling a fire north of Athens that has burned an estimated 1,200 acres (nearly 500 hectares) of pine forest in a mountainous area, with erratic winds hampering containment efforts.

New shareholders to acquire stake in Odea Bank 

New international shareholders plan to acquire a stake in Odea Bank, a Turkish subsidiary of Lebanon’s Bank Audi Group, in a move to increase the bank’s capital, according to a statement by Bank Audi Monday.

New shareholders to acquire stake in Odea Bank 

New international shareholders plan to acquire a stake in Odea Bank, a Turkish subsidiary of Lebanon’s Bank Audi Group, in a move to increase the bank’s capital, according to a statement by Bank Audi Monday.

Pound edges up after hitting 31-year low

The pound rose in Asia Tuesday after hitting a new 31-year low in New York on worries about the effects of Britain's exit from the European Union, but analysts warned it could face fresh selling as the crisis develops

Djokovic in easy victory to open Wimbledon

Novak Djokovic raced to a 6-0, 3-0 lead, then held firm the rest of the way as he opened his bid for a third straight Wimbledon title and fifth straight Grand Slam championship with a straight-set win over Britain’s James Ward Monday.

Aussie Simmons taken first in entry draft

Philadelphia selected Ben Simmons with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft, making the Australian forward the first 76ers top pick since Allen Iverson 20 years ago

Robbie plays a modern Jane in Tarzan film

With her cut-glass cheekbones, porcelain skin and cascading flaxen locks, it is hard to imagine a better choice to play Tarzan’s love interest than 25-year-old Australian actress Margot Robbie.

Designer in the spotlight: Nadine Mneimeneh 

Fashionista Hadia Sinno took the style world by storm with a unique combination of expertise and avant-garde style, rising to become one of the most preeminent voices on all things fashion.

Infiniti’s QX60 more stylish than ever 

I expect it’s natural that after nearly 20 months of featuring weekly car reviews in The Daily Star, we were bound to eventually come across terms such as “refresh,” “facelift” and “redesign.”

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement