Qatar relaxed as world fumes

Foreign laborers working on the construction site of the al-Wakrah football stadium, one of the Qatar’s 2022 World Cup stadiums, walk back to their accomodation at the Ezdan 40 compound after finishing work on May 4, 2015 ©Marwan Naamani (AFP/Fil

A spokesperson for UNIQLO said: ‘Our second collaboration with Hana this spring summer season will introduce essential pieces that reflect her style for modest fashion while combining our LifeWear concept to focus on enhancing the wearer’s lifestyle.

Nur Sajat, 35, as she prefers to be known, ran away from Malaysia to Thailand after she was charged with dressing as a woman at a religious event and insulting Islam, which she pleaded not guilty to, in an Islamic court in January.  

Those arrested were identified as – Sarju Korram, Jairam Salaam, Mangtu Korram, Durri Salaam, Ratu Korram, Sudren Salaam and three wanted rebels – Lakhan Potai, Beersingh Korram and Baju Potai – all aged between 25 and 45 years, Sharma sai

State BJP leaders agreed. But Aman Kumar Singh, the then secretary (now principal secretary) to the chief minister, vehemently argued in a closed-door meeting with Raman Singh that the government’s unwillingness to face the media would do irreparable damage to its imag

Charged: Henri Haiti, pictured with a tattoo depicting a warrior from the Kaioi tribe who were known for eating their victims, was due to face magistrates today accused of murdering German adventurer Stefan Ramin on a South Sea isla

Heike Dorsch, 37, the girlfriend of Mr Ramin who was accompanying him on his global yacht voyage, claimed Haiti tried to lure her into the forest and then attempted to rape her before she made good her escap

Although authorities denied it was cannibalism in a bid to preserve the tourism industry, speculation was rife that Haiti – who has a tattoo of a cannibal warrior on his chest – had indeed eaten parts of his victim in a bizarre ritua

As a transgender woman, she was given refugee status and allowed by Thailand to seek asylum in Australia. But in the eyes of the Malaysian authorities, Nur Sajat is considered male, and under Islamic law, men cannot dress as women.  

While outside the Gulf, some of the footballing fraternity fulminated with fury at the FIFA corruption scandal, unions and rights groups continued to point the finger over labour conditions in 2022 World Cup hosts Qatar, South Africa denied bribery claims and Interpol put FIFA members on their most wanted list, inside the tiny Gulf state all was cal

Nur Sajat (pictured), 35, as she prefers to be known, ran away from Malaysia to Thailand after she was charged with dressing as a woman at a religious event and insulting Islam, which she pleaded not guilty to, in an Islamic court in January 

And as if star power wasn’t enough, couturier JJ Valaya added an extra edge of glamour with his latest range of formal ethnic wear that featured sari, lehengas and kurti combos. Two shows were held on the last day, showcasing one key look from each participating jewellery bran

Hana’s designs pay attention to detail such as side slits and step down cuffs that make movement more easy. Although prices have yet to be confirmed, it’s thought pieces will range from £35 to around £100.

The other cynosure of the evening was diva Chitrangada Singh, who walked the ramp in a maroon off-shoulder gown paired with a huge polki raani haar, earrings and cuffs. While the Rajasthani beauty looked charismatic as always with her high cheek bones and characteristic bangs, the red embroidered tulle dress didn’t do her justic

More CRPF men for Bihar In the backdrop of the Union Home Ministry recently pulling up Bihar for its failure to control Naxal violence, the CRPF has now deployed close to 200 commandos of its special CoBRA battalion to boost its offensive in the stat

Lakhan and Baju were carrying cash rewards of Rs10,000 each, he said.

All Maoists were involved in several cases of crime in the region ranging from loot, arson, murder and attack on police party, he said, adding their interrogation was o

Style icon Sonam was the showstopper for the first show and looked elegant and fresh in a textured orange crepe sari and sleeveless blouse teamed with a diamond, emerald, pearl and gold necklace and baju band

High-waisted jeans with on-trend flared legs (left) combine both comfort and style. The range includes the Baju Kurung, a two piece skirt and long top, slot online which can be styled either as a tunic over a pair of trousers (right) or as a dress by itself

She wore her hair partly pinned up with the remaining tresses cascading down her shoulders. She added to the glam hair-do with a massive maang tikka and earrings set in gold and emeralds. Completing the look were a gold floral bracelet and bracelet rin

Baju, a construction worker from southern India, said on Wednesday that recruitment of workers from his country and others such as Bangladesh and Nepal would continue regardless of what happens in Switzerlan