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Tamuq welcomes largest freshman class in four years

Texas A&M University at Qatar (Tamuq) welcomed its largest freshman...

QC holds camp for sponsored students in Mogadishu University

Qatar Charity (QC) has organised a summer camp week for Mogadishu...

Georgetown varsity master’s degree for GCC professionals launched

Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies has announced a...

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HEC Paris introduces new open-enrolment programmes

HEC Paris has introduced three new Open-enrolment programmes in Qatar...

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FM meets UN envoy for Yemen

HE the Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani met...


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Turkish warplanes, artillery hit targets in north Syria

Turkish warplanes and artillery struck targets held by the Kurdish...

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In Egypt, ecstatic pilgrims start journey to Makkah

Pilgrims have been saying their farewells at Cairo airport before...

Rebel fighters and their families are greeted upon their arrival in the Qalaat al-Madiq village

Fighters evacuated from besieged Syria town reach rebel city

A first group of rebels and their families evacuated from the Syrian...

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Syrian group says Turkey targets village in air strikes

Turkish warplanes struck civilian homes and positions held by a group...


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Turkey ratchets up Syria offensive

Rebels supported by Turkey fought Kurdish-backed forces in north Syria yesterday, as Ankara ratcheted up its cross-border offensive by saying it had launched air strikes against both Kurdish forces and Islamic State (IS).

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Tears flow as Italy buries quake dead

Italy yesterday bid a tearful farewell to dozens of those who died in the earthquake as the nation mourned the victims of a disaster that claimed nearly 300 lives.

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Nasa probe set to make its closest approach to Jupiter

Nasa’s Juno space probe today was set to pass the closest it will get to the planet Jupiter during the main phase of its planned mission to the gas giant, the US space agency’s officials said.


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Kerala CM inaugurates Doha Bank’s relocated Kochi branch at LuLu Mall

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has inaugurated the Kochi branch of Doha Bank at LuLu International Shopping Mall in Edapally, it was announced.

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Yellen sees a future where Fed tinkers with inflation target

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen raised the possibility that future policy makers might increase their inflation target and broaden the types of assets they can buy to enhance their ability to counteract a severe recession.

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Conditions ripe for one Fed rate hike in 2016, says QNB

The US Federal Reserve (Fed) will raise interest rates once this year as the broad economic conditions are evolving in line with the Fed’s expectations set out in June, according to QNB.

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Dollar bulls awaken as Yellen boosts outlook for rate hike

Dollar traders are playing catch-up with the Federal Reserve.

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Money market’s dysfunction helps fuel US bond bonanza

US companies feeling pain in short-term debt markets are seeking relief by borrowing longer term, pushing already-high levels of corporate bond issuance toward fresh records.

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Spotify said to retaliate against Apple’s exclusive artists

An escalating battle between Apple and Spotify is leaving some musicians caught in the crossfire.

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