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Over 3,000 falconry enthusiasts attend Katara exhibition

More than 3,000 falconry enthusiasts thronged the opening day of the inaugural edition of the Katara...

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Qatar prepared to face crises: Minister

Minister of Energy and Industry H E Dr Mohammed bin Saleh Al Sada yesterday said the State of Qatar...

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Almost all exit permit grievances cleared

All the grievances of expatriates on ‘exit permits’ which reached the Exit Permit Grievances...

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GCO launches Twitter account and Website

To disseminate accurate information about Qatar and to counter fake news and disinformation being...

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Qatar-Kuwait trade set to grow: Doha Bank

Qatar-Kuwait bilateral trade is expected to witness a sharp jump in the coming years as businesses...

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Ezdan Holding Group ranked 2nd top Arab brand

Ezdan Holding Group (EHG) has been ranked as the second top real estate developer in the Arab world,...

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ABank announces appointment of new Chief Executive Officer

The Board of Directors of Alternatifbank (“ABank”) has announced the appointment of Cenk Kaan...

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Gender inequality creates 27% income loss in Mena

The subject of gender diversity is still an emerging one in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)...

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Duhail focused on winning the first QSL titile

Al Duhail captain Yusef Msakni is confident that his side can challege for the QNB Stars League...

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Hairane wins gold as Qatar bag fifth medal in Ashgabat

The 2016 Asian Indoor Championships silver medallist, Jamal Hairane grabbed honours as he secured...

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Ex-tennis star Blake testifies about his mistaken arrest

Former pro tennis star James Blake testified on Tuesday that a plainclothes police officer wearing a...

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Nadal, Federer to spearhead Europe against Team World in inaugural Laver Cup

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will set aside their long-time rivalry when they play for Europe...

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Airbnb adds restaurant reservations to compete with Priceline

Airbnb Inc. is expanding into restaurant reservations, part of the startup’s plan to become a...

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Google is said close to buying HTC assets to boost hardware

Alphabet Inc.’s Google is close to acquiring assets from Taiwan’s HTC Corp., according to a...

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Facebook’s harm is taking life out of context: Tyler Cowen

These incidents no longer seem like accidents, but what’s the right framework for thinking about...

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Scientists edit embryos’ genes to study early human development

The researchers said their experiments, using a technology that is the subject of fierce...

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Three artists win Best Buddies Qatar contest

Best Buddies Qatar held an awarding ceremony of the art competition among 60 members belonging from...

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Works of 3 Qatari women artists on display

There is strength and deep sensibility in the works of three Qatari women artists of substance as...

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News media trustworthy than social media

The trust of readers and viewers remains high on news media in the Middle East and less on social...

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Samsung brand shop opens at Doha Festival City

Samsung along with its partner Electronova has opened another state-of-art brand shop in Qatar at...

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Politics, diverse winners, new voices top key Emmy moments

It was, not surprisingly, a night for politics, with everyone from host Stephen Colbert to Lily...

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'She gave me the ultimate gift': Selena Gomez tells emotional story of her kidney transplant

Selena Gomez felt the need to address her public absence after fans started wondering what happened...

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REVIEW: American Assassin: A dated pulpy fiction

A convoluted plot packed with action, "American Assassin" is a confusing spy thriller.

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REVIEW: Simran: A feisty Kangana Ranaut canvas

Simran is a film about an unconventional 30-plus GujaratOverall, this frothy entertainer "Simran" is...

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Qatar Qatar provides $4.5bn aid to over 100 countries in 5 years

Qatar has contributed $4.5bn to international aid to more than 100 countries in the world from 2012 to mid 2017.

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Qatar Over 3,000 falconry enthusiasts attend Katara exhibition

More than 3,000 falconry enthusiasts thronged the opening day of the inaugural edition of the Katara International Hunting and Falcons Exhibition,...

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Qatar Qatar prepared to face crises: Minister

Minister of Energy and Industry H E Dr Mohammed bin Saleh Al Sada yesterday said the State of Qatar had set programmes which had made the country...

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Qatar Almost all exit permit grievances cleared

All the grievances of expatriates on ‘exit permits’ which reached the Exit Permit Grievances Committee have been solved in a way that satisfied...

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Qatar GCO launches Twitter account and Website

To disseminate accurate information about Qatar and to counter fake news and disinformation being spread against the State by the blockading...

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Qatar QM holds workshops ahead of two landmark exhibitions

In preparation for the launch of two landmark exhibitions opening in October to mark the Qatar Germany Year of Culture, Qatar Museums (QM) is...

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Asia Facebook bans 'dangerous' Rohingya militant group

Facebook said it has banned a Rohingya militant group from its site, designating it a 'dangerous organisation' as information on the deepening crisis...

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Middle East Yemen's capital, three years under rebel control

Yemen's capital, three years under rebel control

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Europe Clash over Catalan vote heats up in Spain as police swoop in

Thousands of people supporting a contested referendum to split Catalonia from Spain took to Barcelona's streets amid an intensifying government...

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Europe Barca defend Catalonia's right to hold referendum

Barcelona condemned a crackdown on Catalonia's right to self-determination after 13 regional government officials were detained on Wednesday as...

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Europe Holocaust-denying Belgian ex-MP ordered to visit Nazi camps

Controversial politician Laurent Louis was given a suspended six-month jail term and 18,000-euro ($21,570) fine in 2015 for minimising the slaughter...

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Qatar Business Qatargas and Turkey’s BOTAS sign LNG deal

Qatargas, the world’s premier liquefied natural gas company, yesterday announced the signing of a medium-term sales and purchase agreement with...

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Qatar Business Qatar-Kuwait trade set to grow: Doha Bank

Qatar-Kuwait bilateral trade is expected to witness a sharp jump in the coming years as businesses and investors from both the countries are working...

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World Business Business leaders can solve global problems: Michael...

This week, leaders of more than 100 companies -- many of them U.S.-based -- will convene in New York for the first-ever Bloomberg Global Business...

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Qatar Business Ezdan Holding Group ranked 2nd top Arab brand

Ezdan Holding Group (EHG) has been ranked as the second top real estate developer in the Arab world, based on the annual ratings by Forbes Middle East...

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Qatar Business ABank announces appointment of new Chief Executive Officer

The Board of Directors of Alternatifbank (“ABank”) has announced the appointment of Cenk Kaan Gür to the role of Chief Executive Officer,...

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Football Atletico Madrid's Metropolitano stadium to stage 2019...

Atletico Madrid's new Metropolitano stadium will stage the 2019 Champions League final, UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin announced after an executive...

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Football Infantino says time to reform transfer rat race

FIFA president Gianni Infantino appealed to European football bosses yesterday to help reform the sport’s transfer system and described the current...

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Qatar Sport Former champs Al Gharafa eager to pick up first points

Former champions Al Gharafa are eager to pick up their first points following last week’s 1-1 unexpected draw against Al Ahli in the opening round...

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Qatar Sport Duhail focused on winning the first QSL titile

Al Duhail captain Yusef Msakni is confident that his side can challege for the QNB Stars League title come the end of the season. Ahead of his...

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Qatar Sport Hairane wins gold as Qatar bag fifth medal in Ashgabat

The 2016 Asian Indoor Championships silver medallist, Jamal Hairane grabbed honours as he secured Qatar’s second gold medal at the Ashgabat 2017...

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Tennis Ex-tennis star Blake testifies about his mistaken arrest

Former pro tennis star James Blake testified on Tuesday that a plainclothes police officer wearing a T-shirt and jeans didn't identify himself before...

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Tech & Science As Apple slows, fast-moving Chinese rivals gain in wealthy...

Apple last week unveiled new iPhones with wireless charging, an edge-to-edge screen and dual cameras - all features already widely available in phones...

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Food Airbnb adds restaurant reservations to compete with...

Airbnb Inc. is expanding into restaurant reservations, part of the startup’s plan to become a full-service travel-booking company like Priceline...

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Tech & Science Google is said close to buying HTC assets to boost hardware

Alphabet Inc.’s Google is close to acquiring assets from Taiwan’s HTC Corp., according to a person familiar with the situation, in a bid to...

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Tech & Science Facebook’s harm is taking life out of context: Tyler Cowen

These incidents no longer seem like accidents, but what’s the right framework for thinking about the underlying failings of Facebook? I have a...

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Tech & Science Scientists edit embryos’ genes to study early human...

The researchers said their experiments, using a technology that is the subject of fierce international debate because of fears that it could be used...

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Campus Qatar-based journalists get RCJF training

Qatar-based journalists selected by the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) have received expert training in mental health journalism at the...

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Campus Three artists win Best Buddies Qatar contest

Best Buddies Qatar held an awarding ceremony of the art competition among 60 members belonging from different Primary and Preparatory Schools in Doha.

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Community Works of 3 Qatari women artists on display

There is strength and deep sensibility in the works of three Qatari women artists of substance as they show differing perspectives and styles in...

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Community News media trustworthy than social media

The trust of readers and viewers remains high on news media in the Middle East and less on social media according to the fifth annual survey of media...

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Souq Samsung brand shop opens at Doha Festival City

Samsung along with its partner Electronova has opened another state-of-art brand shop in Qatar at Doha Festival City, the newest mall in Qatar.

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Bollywood In glossy Bollywood, stories of ordinary Indian women shine

A fresh crop of Hindi films - or Bollywood as the industry is popularly known - are telling stories of ordinary women seeking social and financial...

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Hollywood Politics, diverse winners, new voices top key Emmy moments

It was, not surprisingly, a night for politics, with everyone from host Stephen Colbert to Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda and Alec Baldwin getting in zingers...

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Hollywood 'She gave me the ultimate gift': Selena Gomez tells...

Selena Gomez felt the need to address her public absence after fans started wondering what happened to her, especially considering she had new singles...

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Hollywood REVIEW: American Assassin: A dated pulpy fiction

A convoluted plot packed with action, "American Assassin" is a confusing spy thriller.

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Bollywood REVIEW: Simran: A feisty Kangana Ranaut canvas

Simran is a film about an unconventional 30-plus GujaratOverall, this frothy entertainer "Simran" is a film Kangana carries squarely on her shoulders...

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Hollywood US actor Harry Dean Stanton dead at 91

Harry Dean Stanton, whose grizzled looks and acclaimed acting talent earned him a prolific Hollywood career playing mainly supporting roles, died at a...