Al Bawaba - Daily Headlines https://www.albawaba.com/rss/all/Violence%20flares%20at%20anti-Islam%20rallies%20across%20Australia en Asian Cup: Qatar Beat Saudi Arabia to Take Group E Top Spot https://www.albawaba.com/sport/asian-cup-qatar-beat-saudi-arabia-take-group-e-top-spot-1240468 <p>Qatar’s Almoez Ali scored a brace to enter record books as the top scorer of the AFC Asian Cup in one competition as Qatar beat Saudi Arabia 2-0 to top Group E with nine points, at the Zayed Sports City Stadium on Thursday.Almoez, with his two goals, increased his tally to seven for the tournament and has eclipsed the six-goal record held by Korea Republic’s Lee Dong-gook since 2000.Qatar will now meet Iraq in the Round of 16 while Saudi Arabia will take on Group F toppers Japan.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/sport/asian-cup-qatar-beat-saudi-arabia-take-group-e-top-spot-1240468" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="https://www.albawaba.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Sport/qatar_ccca_.jpg" alt="Almoez nets brace as UAE to meet Kyrgyzstan in next round" title="Almoez nets brace as UAE to meet Kyrgyzstan in next round" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="https://gulfnews.com/" title="Gulf News" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/57.png" title="Gulf News" border="0" /></a> © Al Nisr Publishing LLC 2019. 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" title=" Oman and Turkmenistan looked set to be eliminated with a 1-1 draw, but two late goals sent the Gulf Cup champions through in the Asian Cup. " class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.goal.com" title="Goal.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/370.png" title="Goal.com" border="0" /></a> Copyright © 2019 Goal.com All rights reserved. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://www.albawaba.com/sport/oman-3-turkmenistan-1-last-gasp-al-musallami-guarantees-progression-1240462" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sport Football Main Headlines Asia Oman Thu, 17 Jan 2019 18:42:42 +0000 1240462 at https://www.albawaba.com Asian Cup: Japan Fight Back to Down Uzbeks https://www.albawaba.com/sport/asian-cup-japan-fight-back-down-uzbeks-1240460 <p>Japan fought back to defeat Uzbekistan 2-1 at Khalifa Bin Zayed Stadium in Al Ain on Thursday evening.The Samurai Blue had already qualified for the round of 16 thanks to slender wins over Turkmenistan and Oman, but were eager to ensure top spot in Group F against the former Soviet nation in the Garden City.The opening exchanges were fairly even before Tomoaki Makino should have put Japan ahead after 16 minutes but the defender could only fire over after getting his foot on the end of a crossed free-kick.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/sport/asian-cup-japan-fight-back-down-uzbeks-1240460" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="https://www.albawaba.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Sport/japan_cc.jpg" alt="Three wins from three for Samurai Blue to round off Asian Cup Group F" title="Three wins from three for Samurai Blue to round off Asian Cup Group F" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="https://gulfnews.com/" title="Gulf News" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/57.png" title="Gulf News" border="0" /></a> © Al Nisr Publishing LLC 2019. 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She also responded to Egyptian comedian Shaima Seif, who flirted with her through a story on Instagram.</strong></p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/entertainment/haifa-wehbe-dyes-her-hair-pink-and-responds-shaima-saifs-10-years-challenge-1240422" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="https://www.albawaba.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/haifawehbe_-_Instagrampink.jpg" alt="Haifa Wehbe shocked fans when she suddenly dyed her hair pink (Source: haifawehbe - Instagram)" title="Haifa Wehbe shocked fans when she suddenly dyed her hair pink (Source: haifawehbe - Instagram)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.albawaba.com" title="Albawaba.com" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/176.png" title="Albawaba.com" border="0" /></a> © 2000 - 2019 Al Bawaba (www.albawaba.com) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://www.albawaba.com/entertainment/haifa-wehbe-dyes-her-hair-pink-and-responds-shaima-saifs-10-years-challenge-1240422" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ENTERTAINMENT Latest News In the Limelight Lebanon Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:52:27 +0000 1240422 at https://www.albawaba.com Corbyn Says U.K. Premier May has no Option But to Have 2nd Brexit Referendum https://www.albawaba.com/news/corbyn-says-uk-premier-may-has-no-option-have-2nd-brexit-referendum-1240400 <p><strong>Take the "no deal" option off the table, so we can start "serious talks” on Brexit, the leader of Britain’s main opposition party urged Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday.</strong></p> <p>Speaking in Hastings, England, a day after the government narrowly secured parliament's confidence, Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said May had suffered the most devastating defeat in parliament on her centerpiece policy.</p> <p>“It is the biggest defeat any government has suffered in history. Her deal is now dead,” he said.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/news/corbyn-says-uk-premier-may-has-no-option-have-2nd-brexit-referendum-1240400" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="https://www.albawaba.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/DxHb90OXcAAb7Ms.jpg" alt="Jeremy Corbyn (Twitter)" title="Jeremy Corbyn (Twitter)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="https://www.aa.com.tr/en" title="Anadolu Agency (AA)" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/400.png" title="Anadolu Agency (AA)" border="0" /></a> © Copyright Andolu Ajansi </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://www.albawaba.com/news/corbyn-says-uk-premier-may-has-no-option-have-2nd-brexit-referendum-1240400" target="_blank">read more</a></p> NEWS Main Headlines UK Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:46:32 +0000 1240400 at https://www.albawaba.com US Peace Envoy Dismisses Israeli Report on 'Deal of Century' as 'Inaccurate' https://www.albawaba.com/news/us-peace-envoy-dismisses-israeli-report-deal-century-inaccurate-1240398 <p class="selectionShareable"><strong>U.S. Envoy to the Middle East Jason Greenblatt on Wednesday night dismissed a report by Israel’s Channel 13 on the so-called “Deal of the Century”, a backchannel U.S. Mideast peace plan details of which have yet to be made public.</strong></p> <p class="selectionShareable">Greenblatt dismissed the report as “inaccurate”, saying the U.S. plan would offer the Palestinians a state on 90 percent of the West Bank -- occupied by Israel since 1967 -- with a capital in part of East Jerusalem.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/news/us-peace-envoy-dismisses-israeli-report-deal-century-inaccurate-1240398" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="https://www.albawaba.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/h6iImpt8.jpg" alt="U.S. Envoy to the Middle East Jason Greenblatt (Twitter)" title="U.S. Envoy to the Middle East Jason Greenblatt (Twitter)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2019 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://www.albawaba.com/news/us-peace-envoy-dismisses-israeli-report-deal-century-inaccurate-1240398" target="_blank">read more</a></p> NEWS Conflict with Israel Main Headlines Israel Middle East United States Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:39:33 +0000 1240398 at https://www.albawaba.com Muscat Marathon Draws Highest Number of Elite Athletes and Amateur Runners https://www.albawaba.com/sport/muscat-marathon-draws-highest-number-elite-athletes-and-amateur-runners-1240412 <p>Led by the largest number of elite long-distance athletes ever gathered in Oman, this weekend’s Muscat Marathon is on course to be the biggest ever. Almost 8,000 athletes have registered for the marathon, setting yet another record with increased entries in all six running categories.</p> <p>At what is likely to be the head of the field, last year’s Muscat Marathon winner Moses Too knows he will have to overcome determined opposition to retain his title.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/sport/muscat-marathon-draws-highest-number-elite-athletes-and-amateur-runners-1240412" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="https://www.albawaba.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/Sport/Muscat_Daily_muscat_marathon.jpg" alt="Photo: Muscat Daily" title="Photo: Muscat Daily" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.muscatdaily.com" title="Muscat Daily" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/927.png" title="Muscat Daily" border="0" /></a> © Apex Press and Publishing </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://www.albawaba.com/sport/muscat-marathon-draws-highest-number-elite-athletes-and-amateur-runners-1240412" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sport Main Headlines Other Sports Oman Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:39:26 +0000 1240412 at https://www.albawaba.com N. Syria Suicide Bomb Kills 15, Including 4 U.S. Soldiers https://www.albawaba.com/news/n-syria-suicide-bomb-kills-15-including-4-us-soldiers-1240392 <p><strong>At least 15 people have been killed, including four American soldiers, in a suicide bombing in northern Syria, media reports said Thursday.</strong></p> <p>The attack, claimed by Daesh or Islamic State, in northern city of Manbij, targeted a meeting between American and local military officials at a restaurant on Wednesday, media reports said.</p> <p>Another 20 people were injured including a number of US soldiers in the suicide bombing. The dead included two US service members, a Pentagon civilian and a US contractor.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/news/n-syria-suicide-bomb-kills-15-including-4-us-soldiers-1240392" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="https://www.albawaba.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/J_wjWU5m.jpg" alt=" Suicide Bombing in Syria (Twitter)" title=" Suicide Bombing in Syria (Twitter)" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.pajhwok.com" title="Pajhwok Afghan News" target="_blank"><img src="http://logo.albawaba.com/logos/small/66.png" title="Pajhwok Afghan News" border="0" /></a> Copyright © Pajhwok Afghan News. 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