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PHCC has opened a couple of wellness...

Fire at Ezdan Hotel contained

Civil Defence personnel contained a small fire at the Ezdan Hotel in...

Envoy meets Indian VP

Indian Vice President Mohamed Hamid Ansari meeting with Qatari...

GCC citizen jailed for possessing illicit drug

A GCC citizen has been sentenced to jail for five years for...

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FM takes part in meeting of Global Coalition to Counter Terrorism

The Minister of Foreign Affairs HE Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman...

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QRCS seeks better co-ordination on Syrian refugees

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has sought to pursue closer...


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EgyptAir flight

Doomed EgyptAir flight broke up midair after fire

An EgyptAir flight that crashed into the Mediterranean in May likely...

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Syrians harness Pokemon frenzy to depict their plight

A sad-eyed Pikachu Pokemon Go character sits amidst the rubble on a...

Turkey

Erdogan announces army overhaul in latest post-coup shakeup

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan pledged to overhaul the army in...

Saudi Arabia

Saudi executions exceed 100 this year

Saudi authorities on Friday executed a national convicted of...


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Congress ‘election bus’ sets off for UP

Congress president Sonia Gandhi yesterday flagged off a three-day bus ‘yatra’ to Uttar Pradesh as part of the party’s preparations for the assembly elections in the northern state early next year.

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Rescued aid worker returns from Kabul

An Indian charity worker who was kidnapped in Afghanistan last month reached New Delhi yesterday Saturday she was rescued.

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Hundreds of homes evacuated as wildfire rages north of Los Angeles

About 300 homes were evacuated as a fast-moving wildfire burned through some 5,500 acres (2,225 hectares) of parched land northwest of Los Angeles on Saturday, the County of Los Angeles Fire Department said.


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CHINA

China govt not to spin off CNPC gas pipeline

China National Petroleum Corp decided last month to invest in expanding a major natural gas pipeline after determining the government will no longer seek to spin off its pipeline assets into an independent company, people with knowledge of the plan said.

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‘Start-ups are next big economic force in India’

Start-ups are the next big economic force in India, the world’s youngest startup nation with 72% founders below 35 years of age...

CONNEC TED

Connected, self-drive cars pose serious new security challenges

In a world where motor vehicles can be weapons and cars increasingly depend on internal computers....

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‘Now UK has room for more flexibility in GCC trade deals’

The second GCC-British Economic Forum organised by the Arab British Chambers of Commerce in London, was dominated by discussion about post-Brexit relations.

QSE

Bourse remains bullish as key index rises 1% to 10,534.40 points

The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) Index increased by 105.73 points, or 1% during the week to close at 10,534.40, QNB Financial Services (QNBFS) said in its weekly report.

BRITAIN

Britain’s economy wilting fast after Brexit vote

Post-Brexit PMI falls by most in 20-year history; consistent with Q3 economy shrinking 0.4 %; Hammond signals fiscal “reset”, pressure on BoE to act

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