Fresh human cases in eastern China of a deadly new strain of bird flu signal the potential for "a new epidemic wave" of the disease in coming winter months, according to experts.
The strain, known as H7N9, emerged for th
Qatar would be willing to host the 2022 World Cup in the European winter despite winning the bid with a controversial summer proposal, local organisers said on Friday.
"Concerning the timing of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, we hav
Bahrain’s national carrier Gulf Air, encouraged by the strong passenger growth witnessed across the airline's network this summer, has brought forward its winter schedule beginning from September 10.
The timetable comes w
Erbil, the capital of Iraqi Kurdistan, recently purchased a Bobcat S300 skid-steer loader equipped with a snow V-blade attachment for snow clearance work on roads in the Mergasor region, known for extreme snowfalls during the winter season.
Bitterly cold weather that has claimed hundreds of lives in eastern Europe swept westwards over the continent on Saturday, blanketing Rome's Colosseum with snow for the first time in three decades and disrupting air and rail traffic. &n
Bahrain City Centre will provide the perfect setting for an authentic winter experience, with igloos, snowmen, polar bears and penguins going on display for the mall’s winter-themed campaign starting tomorrow (December 8).
Qatar would obey a Fifa order to host a winter World Cup but no discussions have taken place on switching the 2022 soccer tournament from the summer, a top bid official said on Monday.
'Currently our plans are to host the World Cup dur
Emirates Holidays has launched the 2011-2012 Ski & Winter Holidays brochure with 18 carefully selected destinations across six countries.
It offers travellers a tantalizing glimpse of idyllic winter getaways from the snow-capped mounta