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His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin...

Qatar braves siege for spectacular achievements

Qatar embraces its National Day anniversary on Dec 18, which also...

Embassies, consulates celebrate National Day

Qatar’s embassies and diplomatic missions marked National Day, which...

Embassy in Spain issues magazine in Spanish

The Embassy of the State of Qatar in Madrid has issued a magazine in...

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Made in Qatar exhibition ‘a remarkable success’

The fifth edition of the Made in Qatar exhibition, which witnessed...

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Emir exchanges National Day greetings

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani has received a...


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Supporters of India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate outside the party headquarters

Modi declares victory for ruling party in state elections

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared victory Monday in two state elections, including a closely-fought race in his stronghold of Gujarat where the charismatic leader fronted the campaign.

Policemen stand behind a police line after a man was killed during a police anti-drug operation

Philippine Congress backs body cameras for police in bloody war on drugs

The Philippine Congress approved a bill that removes a proposed 900 million pesos ($17.87 million) for the police war on drugs, now that police are no longer leading the operation ...

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Fire and collapse in Mumbai shop kills 12

Fire tore through a sweet shop in the Indian city of Mumbai before dawn Monday, sparking a building collapse which killed 12 sleeping workers, authorities said.


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Heavy air pollution shuts schools in Iran

Iran shut schools around Tehran yesterday and cancelled sporting...

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Gaza restaurant offers North Koreans discount

A Gaza Strip restaurant is offering mouth-watering discounts to any...

Pro-Palestinian protesters wave flags during a demonstration against the US president's decision to

Erdogan says Turkey aims to open embassy in East Jerusalem

Turkey intends to open an embassy in East Jerusalem, President Tayyip...

Smoke rises after an airstrike in Sanaa, Friday.  Reuters

Saudi-led strike 'kills at least three Yemen civilians'

A Saudi-led air strike has killed at least three civilians in Yemen's...


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US economy to ‘rock’ as GOP races to tax-cut finish, says Trump

President Donald Trump predicted the US economy is “going to start to rock” when the Republican rewrite of the US tax code is complete after a six-week sprint.

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Busiest year for Brazilian IPOs since 2013 ends on flat note

Brazil’s strongest year for initial public offerings since 2013 finished on a flat note last week as one company cancelled its plans and what promised to be 2017’s biggest listing priced at the bottom of the range.

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Strike over Teva firings shuts Israel bourse, banks, airport

Striking workers idled Israel’s international airport, government offices, banks and stock market for half a day, ..

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US healthcare draws election-year worry, but ’16 repeat not seen

With another election year looming, investors in the healthcare sector are wary the coming months could reopen wounds suffered during the 2016 US presidential race.

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Oil barely changed; natural gas hurt by lack of cold weather

With year-end fast approaching, the Bloomberg Commodity index traded close to unchanged on the week and just like the year-to-date performance it was the metals sector led by industrial metals which offset losses in energy and agriculture.

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Pound’s prospects to be shaped by ‘bones’ of Brexit trade talks

Pound traders are about to get their first insight into how the currency may fare in the next phase of the Brexit talks as negotiators move on to the potentially more complicated stage of discussing trade.

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