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Investigations ordered after latest floods 

The Public Works and Transport Committee Tuesday said it would submit a file to prosecute those responsible for failing to maintain infrastructure after flooding across the country.

Investigations ordered after latest floods 

The Public Works and Transport Committee Tuesday said it would submit a file to prosecute those responsible for failing to maintain infrastructure after flooding across the country.

Algeria set for censured presidential vote

Algeria holds a presidential vote Thursday, which protesters say offers no real choice and will keep in power the ruling hierarchy they have been trying to oust in 10 months of demonstrations.

Saudi Arabia realistic on oil for 2020 budget

A year after a rare bullish call on oil, Saudi Arabia isn’t counting on much of an uplift from prices in 2020. The world’s biggest oil exporter has designed next year’s budget under the assumption that Brent will average about $65 per barrel, according to calculations by Ziad Daoud, Bloomberg’s chief economist in the Middle East. EFG Hermes puts the budget’s assumed oil price at $60 to $62, while Capital Economics has it between $55 and $60.

Rockets look for NBA to flip double overtime loss

The Houston Rockets lost a double-overtime thriller to the San Antonio Spurs Tuesday night, but the team is reportedly hoping the league will change it to a victory after the referees admitted blowing a call.

‘I will die trying to defend my title’: Ruiz Jr.

World heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr. has said he fulfilled a lifelong dream when he triumphed over Britain’s Anthony Joshua in June and he would “die trying” to defend his belts in the title rematch in Saudi Arabia Saturday.

Six things we learned from the 2019 F1 season

Lewis Hamilton left no room for doubt that he deserved his sixth drivers’ world championship title with a dominant victory in Sunday’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, his fifth at Yas Marina, his 11th in 21 races this year and the 84th of his career.

Twelve human rights, one united wall 

Those who have visited the Modern and Contemporary Art Museum over the past year will have noticed a 60-meter-long wall slowly filling with vibrant and poignant graffiti art.

Twelve human rights, one united wall 

Those who have visited the Modern and Contemporary Art Museum over the past year will have noticed a 60-meter-long wall slowly filling with vibrant and poignant graffiti art.

Turkey moves to plain packaging for tobacco products

Turkey will switch to plain packaging for cigarettes and tobacco products from Dec. 5, the Agriculture and Forestry Ministry said Tuesday, in a move aimed at curbing tobacco sales and discouraging smokers.