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FIFA finds no cause to block Qatar World Cup 2022

A much-awaited FIFA report on the race to host the 2018 and 2022...

Siege fails to put a damper on Eid events

Citizens, residents and visitors from around the world continue to...

Minister visits Qatar’s pavilion at Expo Astana

The pavilion of Qatar at Expo Astana 2017 in Kazakhstan celebrated...

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Planets to be visible in Qatar during July

People in Qatar can see different planets of the solar system close...

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Demands to shut down Al-Araby Al-Jadeed, The New Arab decried

Al-Araby Al-Jadeed and The New Arab have dismissed calls for its...


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US wants to steer clear of Syrian civil war: Mattis

The United States will not be drawn into Syria's civil war, Defence...

Smoke rises around buildings following a reported air strike on a rebel-held area in the southern Sy

57 dead in US-led strikes on IS Syria prison

US-led coalition air strikes on a jail run by the Islamic State group...

Smoke billows after an air strike by Iraqi forces towards Islamic State militants in the Old City of

Mosul neighborhood captured from IS- Iraqi military

Iraqi troops have captured Mosul's al-Faruq neighborhood, in the...

Turkey's President Erdogan talks to media in Istanbul

Erdogan dismisses pledges over weapons for Kurds in Syria

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan dismissed on Sunday as a trick a...


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Shanghai Pudong International Airport

Chinese woman avoids jail after tossing coins at plane engine

An elderly passenger who threw coins at the engine of a plane at a Shanghai airport for good luck will not face police action, Chinese state media said on Wednesday.

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Silvio Berlusconi makes final bid to regain power

He is an 80-year-old convicted criminal whose last government ended with Italy on the brink of bankruptcy — and he may well be kingmaker at the next election within a year.

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Fire near Spain World Heritage site brought ‘under control’

A wildfire that threatened a nature reserve in southern Spain designated as a World Heritage site has been brought under control, officials said yesterday after evacuating over 2,000 people including tourists.


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Google fined $2.7bn as EU threatens search monopoly

Google lost its biggest regulatory battle yet, getting a record €2.4bn- ($2.7bn) fine from European Union enforcers who say the search-engine giant skewed results to thwart smaller shopping search services.

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Hopes high, but returns low in Philippine stocks

It’s going to take a lot more than some dirty words and militant attacks for investors to abandon hope in Rodrigo Duterte.

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Draghi surprise may not be enough to spark sustained euro rally

The euro’s rally against the dollar, following remarks by Mario Draghi over inflation developments, suggests that investors were caught wrong-footed as to the possibility that his speech could rattle markets.

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Trump urges Modi to cut obstacles to US exports

US President Donald Trump warned Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi his country must do more to reduce obstacles to US exports even as he offered thanks for recent purchases of American-made equipment.

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Trump promotes a US gas trade with India that already exists

In promoting trade with India, President Donald Trump suggested on Monday that the US is on the verge of signing long-term agreements to send natural gas to the Asian country.

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Europe markets slide, but euro jumps on Draghi’s optimism

The euro rebounded against the dollar yesterday after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi struck an optimistic tone on the eurozone economy.

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