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Social media users change profile picture in support of Qatar

A combination picture of the Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and Father Emir H H Sheikh...

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Alert for mobile radars on Qatar roads (Saturday, May 27)

"Remember speed limits are a maximum, not a target" goes the tweet by Minister of Interior Qatar as...

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Emir meets Kuwait First Deputy PM

Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani met yesterday with Kuwait's First Deputy Prime Minister and...

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Amazon opens first brick and mortar New York bookshop

Amazon, which launched as an online bookseller in 1995 but which now sells everything from designer...

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Saudi Telecom to form $500 mln venture capital fund

Saudi Arabia's largest telecommunications firm said Thursday it will set up a $500-million venture...

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Qatar Stock Exchange & Stenden University in Qatar sign MoU

Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) and Stenden University in Qatar (SUQ) yesterday signed a Memorandum of...

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GBAF Magazine honours The First Investor

The First Investor (TFI), a subsidiary of Barwa Bank Group and the leading Qatari closed...

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Al Attiyah wins in Kazakhstan to snatch FIA World Cup lead

Qatar’s Nasser Saleh Al Attiyah and French co-driver Matthieu Baumel emerged unscathed from...

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Aspire Academy recognises students' achievements

The events witnessed various football activities for its student-athletes and the Feeder Group...

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Al Rajhi grabs stage win as Jakub trims Al Attiyah's lead

Saudi Arabia’s Yazeed Al Rajhi recorded his third win in five days on the penultimate stage of...

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Mourinho restores Manchester United's winning feeling

Judgement was reserved until the final game of his maiden campaign, but in guiding his club to...

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Why is Ramadan so important for Muslims?

Ramadan is the holiest month for Muslims. Every year, Muslims around the world fast during daylight...

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Tyre tips for hot summer months

The scorching summer heat often compels us to pay extra attention to our health. However we often...

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Iraqi artist secretly chronicled IS brutality

The bloodied body of a man suspended by a foot, another lying in a pool of blood with his severed...

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Mouse sperm survives in space, but could human babies?

Freeze-dried mouse sperm that spent nine months in space has been used to produce healthy rodent...

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Mission to Mars: Mars100 candidate visits Qatar

April 27, 2017 was an incredibly exciting day for students at Pearling Season International (PSI)...

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Oryx GTL honours CNA-Q’s top students

The best and brightest graduating students from College of the North Atlantic - Qatar (CNA-Q) were...

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Antoine Nehme: The Legacy of Character and Faith

“Blessings in the Sand – The Antoine Nehme Legacy”, written by Alexander A. Nehme, the...

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Bengali performance take center-stage at Katara

The Cultural Village Foundation- Katara, in collaboration with the embassy of Bangladesh in Doha,...

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Brad Pitt, Courtney Love among mourners at Chris Cornell funeral

Soundgarden rocker Chris Cornell was laid to rest on Friday in a funeral and memorial service at the...

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Actors Ben Stiller and Christine Taylor separate after 18 years

"Zoolander" actor Ben Stiller and his wife Christine Taylor said on Friday they had decided to...

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Hollywood raids bookshelves in search of good stories

Hollywood has always adapted the classics but film and television's voracious appetite for new...

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Review: 'Sachin: A Billion Dreams': Informative, inspirational

"Sachin: A Billion Dreams" is a biopic that gives a holistic view of Sachin Tendulkar's life, who is...

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Qatar Social media users change profile picture in support of...

A combination picture of the Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and Father Emir H H Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani has gone viral among...

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Qatar Alert for mobile radars on Qatar roads (Saturday, May 27)

"Remember speed limits are a maximum, not a target" goes the tweet by Minister of Interior Qatar as they list down the areas that have mobile radars...

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Qatar Emir meets Kuwait First Deputy PM

Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani met yesterday with Kuwait's First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al Hamad Al...

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Qatar No vacations for food inspectors as municipalities tighten...

To make food safety monitoring mechanisms immaculate in Ramadan, the municipalities food inspectors will not be given vacations during the holy month.

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Qatar Giant hotpot and huge incense burners at LuLu promotion

The days of prayer, fasting and self-reflection are upon us again! LuLu Hypermarket chain, your favourite shopping destination in the region, has a...

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Europe British Airways cancels flights from London after global IT...

British Airways cancelled all its flights from London’s two main airports until Saturday evening after a global computer system outage caused...

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Middle East Death toll in Egypt attack rises to 29

Egyptian authorities say the death toll in the ambush attack on a bus transporting Christians to a monastery south of Cairo has risen to 29.

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Middle East Why civilian deaths in Iraq and Syria are increasing

Reports of civilian deaths from US-led air strikes in Iraq and Syria have soared in recent months, raising questions about whether President Donald...

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Americas Tillerson declines to host Ramadan event at State Department

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has declined a request to host an event to mark Islam's holy month of Ramadan, two U.S. officials said, apparently...

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Americas In shakeup, Trump to set up 'war room' to repel attacks over...

Once U.S. President Donald Trump returns from his overseas trip, the White House plans to launch its most aggressive effort yet to push back against...

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Oil Market Asian energy firms sink as OPEC output deal disappoints

Energy firms took a hit on Friday after crude prices plunged almost five percent the previous day as traders were left disappointed by OPEC's latest...

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World Business Amazon opens first brick and mortar New York bookshop

Amazon, which launched as an online bookseller in 1995 but which now sells everything from designer clothes to groceries, bided its time before...

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GCC Business Saudi Telecom to form $500 mln venture capital fund

Saudi Arabia's largest telecommunications firm said Thursday it will set up a $500-million venture capital fund to invest in start-up companies.

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Qatar Business Qatar Stock Exchange & Stenden University in Qatar sign MoU

Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) and Stenden University in Qatar (SUQ) yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote partnership between...

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Qatar Business GBAF Magazine honours The First Investor

The First Investor (TFI), a subsidiary of Barwa Bank Group and the leading Qatari closed shareholding investment banking firm, has been awarded the...

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NBA Celtics' Thomas says hip surgery not top option

Boston Celtics All-Star point guard Isaiah Thomas said surgery is not currently the best option for his injured right hip although it could eventually...

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Football Medals don't matter to Wenger ahead of FA Cup final

Arsene Wenger has revealed he has given away every single medal he has won during his more than 20 years as Arsenal manager.

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Qatar Sport Al Attiyah wins in Kazakhstan to snatch FIA World Cup lead

Qatar’s Nasser Saleh Al Attiyah and French co-driver Matthieu Baumel emerged unscathed from yesterday's sixth stage of Rally Kazakhstan to secure...

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Qatar Sport Aspire Academy recognises students' achievements

The events witnessed various football activities for its student-athletes and the Feeder Group programme. The programme precedes enrollment at the...

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Qatar Sport Al Rajhi grabs stage win as Jakub trims Al Attiyah's lead

Saudi Arabia’s Yazeed Al Rajhi recorded his third win in five days on the penultimate stage of Rally Kazakhstan between Kenderly and Aktau in the...

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Football Mourinho restores Manchester United's winning feeling

Judgement was reserved until the final game of his maiden campaign, but in guiding his club to Europa League glory Jose Mourinho has restored the...

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Tech & Science Construction begins on world's largest telescope in Chilean...

Construction began in Chile on Friday on the European Extremely Large Telescope, which when completed will be the world's largest optical telescope,...

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Culture Why is Ramadan so important for Muslims?

Ramadan is the holiest month for Muslims. Every year, Muslims around the world fast during daylight hours, but what is it really about?

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Motoring Tyre tips for hot summer months

The scorching summer heat often compels us to pay extra attention to our health. However we often tend to forget that our cars, especially our tyres,...

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Health Your smartphone obsession may up bad behaviour in kids

Do you spend too much time on your smartphone during mealtime, playtime and routine activities or conversations with your kids? If so, it may lead to...

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Culture Iraqi artist secretly chronicled IS brutality

The bloodied body of a man suspended by a foot, another lying in a pool of blood with his severed head on his back, a woman with her face burned by...

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Hollywood Female-only "Wonder Woman" screenings set off online...

Plans by a Texas theater to host women-only screenings of the action movie "Wonder Woman" unleashed an outpouring of complaints on social media of...

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Music Brad Pitt, Courtney Love among mourners at Chris Cornell...

Soundgarden rocker Chris Cornell was laid to rest on Friday in a funeral and memorial service at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery attended by...

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Hollywood Actors Ben Stiller and Christine Taylor separate after 18...

"Zoolander" actor Ben Stiller and his wife Christine Taylor said on Friday they had decided to separate after 18 years together.

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Hollywood Hollywood raids bookshelves in search of good stories

Hollywood has always adapted the classics but film and television's voracious appetite for new material now has film-makers raiding the bookshelves...

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Bollywood Review: 'Sachin: A Billion Dreams': Informative,...

"Sachin: A Billion Dreams" is a biopic that gives a holistic view of Sachin Tendulkar's life, who is revered as "the God" of cricket by his fans.

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Hollywood Stars dig deep at charity Cannes AIDS gala

A galaxy of stars including Leonardo DiCaprio, Dustin Hoffman, Nicole Kidman and Will Smith turned out for an AIDS benefit that is the social...