Tuesday , September 25 2018

Arab Times

Dhoni, McCullum fetch million dollar deals in IPL draft

NEW DELHI, Dec 15 (AFP): Indian and New Zealand skippers Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Brendon McCullum were drafted for more than one million dollars into new cricket teams on Tuesday for the Indian Premier League following a graft scandal. A new team from the western city of Pune paid 125 …

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Decisive Islamic military alliance

THE Islamic military alliance to fight against terrorism is a new decisive storm announced by Deputy Crown Prince and Saudi Minister of Defense Prince Mohammad bin Salman. If the first decisive storm chopped off Iran’s hands which toyed with Yemen’s security; this alliance, consisting of 35 Islamic countries, is in …

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Sahyan and Katbi seal bonds – ‘Defend, die for principles’

They represented the ultimate values of our Islamic Gulf Society in terms of solidarity by helping the victim and protecting the nation from its enemies. They portrayed the best image of cohesion by a joint military control that went a long way to accomplish victories, as they thwarted and buried …

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‘Force Awakens’ plot still a mystery – Curtain rises on first ‘Star Wars’ film in a decade

LOS ANGELES, Dec 14, (Agencies): Hollywood rolls out the red carpet Monday for the premiere of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” the first film in the epic space saga in a decade, and fans are frantic. The star-studded screening of the most anticipated movie of the year will be followed …

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Jacir’s ‘Wajib’ takes Dubai Film Connection nod – Pitt’s ‘War Machine’ wraps United Arab Emirates shoot

LOS ANGELES, Dec 14, (Agencies): Palestinian auteur Annemarie Jacir’s new project “Wajib,” a dark comedy involving father-and-son dynamics in a Palestinian family living in the city of Nazareth, in Israel, took the top prize, worth $25,000, at the Dubai Film Connection co-production mart on Sunday. Earlier in the week the …

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‘Let Them Come’ Algerian drama – ‘Mad Max’ wins best pic from Online Critics Society

LOS ANGELES, Dec 14, (RTRS): Salem Brahimi’s feature debut, “Let Them Come,” about Algeria’s “dark decade” in the 1990s when Islamist terrorism nearly destroyed the country, is one of the strongest titles in the Muhr Arab feature competition, and given the current state of world affairs, one of the most …

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Apple wins exclusive deal with Swift – ‘1989 World Tour’ on Apple Music

NEW YORK, Dec 14, (RTRS): Apple Inc won a deal with pop star Taylor Swift to exclusively release a concert video of her recent world tour through its music streaming service, Apple Music, the company and singer said on Sunday. Swift, who celebrated her 26th birthday on Sunday, tweeted a trailer …

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Benitez bemused by latest Madrid defeat – Valencia fighting spirit impresses Neville

MADRID, Dec 14, (Agencies): Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez was at a loss to explain his side’s terrible first-half performance after they slipped to a third defeat in five league games at Villarreal on Sunday. Madrid now trail leaders Barcelona and Atletico Madrid by five points after failing to respond …

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Barca face Arsenal, Chelsea play PSG again – Ex-winners Juve, Bayern clash as Real drawn against Roma 

NYON, Switzerland, Dec 14, (RTRS): Holders and Spanish league leaders Barcelona will play Premier League leaders Arsenal in the last 16 of the Champions League, 10 years after the sides faced each other in the final, following Monday’s draw for the first knockout stage. Spanish league leaders Barcelona, chasing a …

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New Zealand enjoy 122-run win as Sri Lanka fold – Kiwis take 1-0 lead in 2-match series

DUNEDIN, New Zealand, Dec 14, (AFP): New Zealand secured a 122-run win in the first Test on Monday as Sri Lankan resistance folded with the loss of seven wickets on the final day. New Zealand now enjoy a 1-0 lead in the 2-match series. New Zealand had set Sri Lanka …

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