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Emir crowns Sword Festival winners

Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani crowned the winners of the Emir’s Sword Festival. 

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Registration opens for Seasonal Honey Market

Registration for the Seasonal Honey Market, which is free, has opened for local firms and foreign...

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Qatar-Russia 2018 Year of Culture launched

The Qatar-Russia 2018 Year of Culture was launched yesterday with award-winning Igor Moiseyev...

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Medical examinations for new students start today

The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) announced that it will receive new students from today...

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Rate hike not a threat to EM capital inflow: QNB

Emerging market watchers have been carefully following the recent inflation developments in the US....

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Malabar Gold opens new showroom in Kuwait

Having 7 outlets spread across Kuwait, this is Malabar Gold & Diamonds’eighth outlet in Kuwait.

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Blockade: QIC sees Qatar a nation with great potential

Drawing attention to the Nation’s wise leadership and the balanced approach adopted to handle the...

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GCC bonds & sukuk market raises $174.17bn

A total of $174.17bn was raised in the GCC aggregate bonds and sukuk market during 2017, an...

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Gazwan wins Emir’s Sword battle as trainer Smart enjoys super six

Gazwan, who hadn’t raced since October last year, beat Smart-trained Ebraz who was ridden by Theo...

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Al Suwaidi wins Emir’s Sword

One of Qatar’s most talented riders, Olympian Hamad Ali Al Attiyah who guided Clinton towards a...

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Austria edge Qatar 20-17 in World Schools Handball Championships

Qatar which began their campaign with a win against Morocco, lost their second match to Poland on...

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Fisher, Pepperell share Qatar lead

Fisher birdied the closing four holes to storm through the pack thanks to a third-round 65.

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Study: Weight loss linked to healthy eating not genetics

The amount and quality of food and not a persons genetics will lead to weight loss, a US study has...

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How humans got their bigger brains

"The earliest hominins had brain sizes like chimpanzees, and they have increased dramatically since...

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New iPhone app to aid heart attack survivors

The app allows patients to keep track of medications, follow-up appointments and lifestyle changes...

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Hong Kong harbour gets star attraction with sculpture park

Hong Kong's harbourfront is known for glistening skyscrapers and the sight of containerships...

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Sridevi, Bollywood leading lady of '80s and '90s, dies at 54

Sridevi, Bollywood's leading lady of the 1980s and '90s who redefined stardom for actresses in...

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Priyanka Chopra terminates contract with Nirav Modi

Actress Priyanka Chopra has decided to cut ties with billionaire diamond trader Nirav Modi's brand...

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Review: 'Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety': A light-hearted tug of war

This is director Luv Ranjan's fourth film and like his previous films, this one too pivots on gender...

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Review: 'Welcome To New York': Trips on tactless plot

Touted as India's first comedy in 3D, this makes this film the dimmest, one has seen in years. The...

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Qatar Qatar resident completes epic 475km run around Qatar

Qatar Resident, Pierre Daniel, completed his 475km run around Qatar in seven days, making hopefully a successful world record attempt (awaiting...

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Qatar MME to celebrate Qatar Environment Day tomorrow

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment will celebrate the Qatar Environment Day 2018 under the slogan “Our Environment Our Heritage”,...

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Qatar Qatar defeated siege countries’ media campaign

The Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani speech at the Munich Security Conference was comprehensive and included all issues, and stressed that...

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Qatar Emir crowns Sword Festival winners

Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani crowned the winners of the Emir’s Sword Festival. 

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Qatar Over QR1.2bn paid via Ooredoo Money Payroll

Over QR1.2bn was paid to employees via Ooredoo Money Payroll service in 2017, making it the company’s fastest growing and most popular services last...

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Qatar Registration opens for Seasonal Honey Market

Registration for the Seasonal Honey Market, which is free, has opened for local firms and foreign companies specialised in the “production, supply...

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Asia China Communist Party proposes removing presidential term...

China's Communist Party is calling for the removal of presidential term limits, the official Xinhua news agency reported Sunday, paving the way for Xi...

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Middle East UN backs Syria ceasefire as death toll in rebel enclave...

With support from Russia, the Security Council adopted a resolution on the ceasefire to allow for humanitarian aid deliveries and medical evacuations,...

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Middle East New law brings hope to abused Tunisia women

The law, passed in July, entered into force on February 1, finally providing Sameh with the tool she needs to divorce her husband who she says has...

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Asia Six months after attacks began, Rohingya see no end in sight

Their houses are often made of plastic sheets. Much of their food comes from aid agencies. Jobs are few, and there is painfully little to do. The...

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Americas White House shelves tentative plan for Mexican leader visit...

Trump and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto have agreed that now is not the right time for Pena Nieto to make his first visit since Trump took...

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Qatar Business Qatar’s economic diversification plans on track

The upcoming Investment Free Zones and other economic zones with the combined capital and assets value of over QR50bn is expected to play a key role...

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Qatar Business Rate hike not a threat to EM capital inflow: QNB

Emerging market watchers have been carefully following the recent inflation developments in the US. Higher than expected inflation could mean faster...

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World Business Malabar Gold opens new showroom in Kuwait

Having 7 outlets spread across Kuwait, this is Malabar Gold & Diamonds’eighth outlet in Kuwait.

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Qatar Business Blockade: QIC sees Qatar a nation with great potential

Drawing attention to the Nation’s wise leadership and the balanced approach adopted to handle the prevailing political situation, Group President &...

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Qatar Business GCC bonds & sukuk market raises $174.17bn

A total of $174.17bn was raised in the GCC aggregate bonds and sukuk market during 2017, an increase of 3.96 percent over $167.54bn raised in 2016....

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Cricket Kohli rested, Sharma to lead young India in T20 tri-series

Opener Rohit Sharma will lead a young Indian side in next month's Twenty20 tri-series in Sri Lanka in the absence of regular skipper Virat Kohli who...

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Qatar Sport Gazwan wins Emir’s Sword battle as trainer Smart enjoys...

Gazwan, who hadn’t raced since October last year, beat Smart-trained Ebraz who was ridden by Theo Bachelot. Yazeed, who had O Peslier in the saddle,...

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Qatar Sport Al Suwaidi wins Emir’s Sword

One of Qatar’s most talented riders, Olympian Hamad Ali Al Attiyah who guided Clinton towards a 74.78-second finish, came second behind Al Suwaidi...

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Qatar Sport Austria edge Qatar 20-17 in World Schools Handball...

Qatar which began their campaign with a win against Morocco, lost their second match to Poland on Friday and yesterday suffered their second reverse...

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Qatar Sport Fisher, Pepperell share Qatar lead

Fisher birdied the closing four holes to storm through the pack thanks to a third-round 65.

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Football Ronaldo strikes twice as Real thump Alaves

A Cristiano Ronaldo double and Gareth Bale's first goal in seven matches helped Real Madrid thrash Alaves 4-0 at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday to...

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Culture Hunting for the woman in the 'African Mona Lisa'

But like Leonardo da Vinci's most famous portrait, finding out more about the woman in Ben Enwonwu's "Tutu" has so far been elusive, even for her...

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Health Study: Weight loss linked to healthy eating not genetics

The amount and quality of food and not a persons genetics will lead to weight loss, a US study has found.

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Tech & Science How humans got their bigger brains

"The earliest hominins had brain sizes like chimpanzees, and they have increased dramatically since then. So, it's important to understand how we got...

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Health New iPhone app to aid heart attack survivors

The app allows patients to keep track of medications, follow-up appointments and lifestyle changes needed after a heart attack.

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Culture Hong Kong harbour gets star attraction with sculpture park

Hong Kong's harbourfront is known for glistening skyscrapers and the sight of containerships navigating busy shipping lanes -- but a new art project...

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Community Naseem Al Rabeeh opens two new branches

The official opening of the two branches, Naseem Al Rabeeh Medical Centre in Al Rayyan and Al Rabeeh Dental Centre in Aziziya were held in a ceremony...

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Souq Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara unveils world-class...

Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara, recently hosted members of the media at a special gathering to reveal the five-star resort’s multitude...

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Community Seeking closeness: Italian organisation aims peace through...

“Holy Quran has already been translated into Italian and it has its importance. However, to reach a wider circle of readers, especially to...

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Souq Mövenpick Hotel Doha brings back Indian flavours to its...

Holi is considered one of the most vibrant and colourful festivals in India. It is celebrated widely across all states and as a treat on this festive...

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Music Seizing platform as DJ to bring pride to Haiti

Michael Brun has DJ-ed at top music festivals and his remixes have generated millions of streams. But he believes his swiftly rising career was all...

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Bollywood Sridevi, Bollywood leading lady of '80s and '90s, dies at 54

Sridevi, Bollywood's leading lady of the 1980s and '90s who redefined stardom for actresses in India, has died at age 54.

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Bollywood Priyanka Chopra terminates contract with Nirav Modi

Actress Priyanka Chopra has decided to cut ties with billionaire diamond trader Nirav Modi's brand following the news about the alleged banking fraud...

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Bollywood Review: 'Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety': A light-hearted tug of war

This is director Luv Ranjan's fourth film and like his previous films, this one too pivots on gender skewed comedy. It engages you and generates...

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Bollywood Review: 'Welcome To New York': Trips on tactless plot

Touted as India's first comedy in 3D, this makes this film the dimmest, one has seen in years. The comedy here is not humour, but absurdity.

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Hollywood 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri': A remarkable...

Director Martin McDonagh's latest film, "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri", is a promising tale that begins with a flourish, but loses its...