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The organisers of the Qatar National...

Katara’s National Day festivities to commence today

Katara – The Cultural Village Foundation has announced that it will...

Qatar’s progress makes it a role model: Health Minister

HE the Minister of Public Health Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari said that...

QP CEO highlights significance of the National Day slogan this year

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Qatar Petroleum and...

ASHGHAL

Ashghal signs MoU with Tamuq on training employees, students

Ashghal has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Texas A&M...

EDU

‘Education Room’ seeks to raise awareness about childhood diabetes

The Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA), a member of Qatar Foundation...


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Akayed Ullah

Bangladesh police looking for family, associates of New York bombing suspect

Officials in Bangladesh are trying to track down the extended family and any known associates of Akayed Ullah, a Bangladeshi man US authorities say set off a homemade pipe bomb in a crowded New York City commuter hub on Monday.

Former prime minister Manmohan Singh

Apologise for falsehood and canards, Singh tells PM

Former prime minister Manmohan Singh yesterday accused his successor Narendra Modi of spreading “falsehood and canards” in a desperate bid to win the Gujarat assembly elections and asked him to “apologise to the nation”.

DELHI

Delhi air quality to remain very poor despite drizzle

Delhi’s air quality, which was overall “very poor” yesterday, will not improve even after a drizzle due to high pollution, officials said.


Region
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Fifth day of protests in Mideast over Trump’s move

The Middle East saw a fifth day of protests yesterday over US...

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Erdogan, Putin warn of further tension over US decision

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian counterpart...

Turkey

Istanbul massacre gunman refuses to testify as trial opens

An Uzbek jihadist who confessed to killing 39 people at an Istanbul...

Hezbollah

Hezbollah's Nasrallah says group to focus on Israel

The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah group, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah,...


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Adnoc IPO valuation setback holds lessons for Saudi Aramco sale plan

When the state-owned oil company of the UAE decided to sell a stake in its fuel-retailing unit, it had a lofty valuation target.

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Turkey 11% economic growth fuels expectations of rate hike

Turkey’s economy grew faster in the third quarter than any other of the world’s 20 biggest economies as household spending and exports surged, ...

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Hedge funds start to take profits after oil rally

Hedge fund managers have started to take profits from the big rise in crude oil and refined products prices since June now the rally has lost momentum and inventories are showing signs of stabilising.

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Traders lament death of forex volatility

While most traders would hardly describe 2017 as “dull” – what with the nuclear brinkmanship, disintegration of global trade alliances and numerous presidential tweet storms – one thing has remained conspicuously absent: volatility.

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Most Europe markets fall as central banks in focus

European stock markets mostly fell yesterday, with investors treading water ahead of key central bank policy meetings later this week, traders said.

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Toshiba’s chip unit sale to Bain not necessary: Argyle

A Hong Kong-based activist investor in Toshiba Corp has told the embattled conglomerate that the $18bn sale of its chip unit to a Bain Capital-led group is no longer necessary after its recent capital injection, according to a letter seen by Reuters.

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