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Many businesses were staying shut as the opposition organized a 24-hour national shutdown from 6 a.m. in a civil disobedience campaign they are...

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Intelligence and local officials said that, a few months ago, they noticed a growing stream of commanders and fighters flowing out of the city to the...

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A short-term programme through the World Health Organisation will try to reduce the transmission of the dengue virus, aiming for a reduction of more...

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A crisis between Doha and its neighbours has pushed economists to cut growth forecasts for Qatar—but not by enough to stop it being one of the...

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Qatar Business ibq’s net profit grows by 20%

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Qatar Sport Afif double lifts Qatar past Turkmenistan

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Though bile farms are already outlawed in Vietnam, bears are still captured and caged in illicit facilities where their bile is extracted using...

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Overall, with a run time of two hours and forty five minutes, there are moments when you inadvertently end up snatching forty winks.

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