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Hamad Port has succeeded in breaking...

Rights bodies in siege nations ‘rebuff NHRC plea to ease humanitarian impact’

National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) chairman Dr Ali bin Smaikh...

Blockade fails to affect supply of fruits and vegetables

In a clear sign that the blockade has failed to have any adverse...

UK-Qatar ties strong: envoy

A luncheon event held by the Qatar-British Business Forum (QBBF) in...

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Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels installs ‘Tamim Al Majd’ murals

Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels has unveiled two “Tamim Al Majd” murals in...

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First batch of Super Mushshak trainer aircraft arrives in Doha

The first batch of the Pakistani primary trainer aircraft (Super...


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Displaced Iraqis, who had fled the violence around the northern Iraqi city of Mosul

Iraqi forces recapture village south of Mosul from IS

Iraqi forces on Thursday regained control over Imam Gharbi, a village...

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30 killed in anti-IS strikes in Syria

At least 30 civilians were killed yesterday in separate bombing raids...

Israeli security forces (L) clash with Palestinian demonstrators (R) in Jerusalem's Old City yesterd

'Day of Rage' expected in Jerusalem as fresh clashes reported

Fresh clashes were expected in Jerusalem on Wednesday, after...

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Boycott continues at holy site over Israeli security measures

Muslims boycotted a Jerusalem holy site for the third day running...


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Firefighting planes battle flames near Croatia's Dubrovnik

Firefighting planes were dispatched to battle a fresh blaze near Croatia's Adriatic resort of Dubrovnik on Thursday as scores of emergency personnel remained on duty further north.

The wreckage of a bus lies in a gorge following an accident near the Indian town of Rampur

Bus crash kills 28 in northern India

At least 28 people were killed Thursday after a bus plunged into a deep gorge in a Himalayan region of northern India popular with tourists, police said.

Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Ronald Dela Rosa (R) confronts some of the 43 arrested foreig

Philippine police arrest 43 foreigners for kidnap of Singapore woman

Philippine police said on Thursday they had arrested 43 foreigners for kidnapping a Singaporean woman at a casino resort in the capital, highlighting security concerns that have scared high-stakes gamblers away from Manila.


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Doha Bank counts on core earnings to post QR716mn profit in H1

Doha Bank has reported 1% year-on-year growth in net profit to QR716mn in the first six months of this year, mainly helped by the strength of its core earnings.

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Iran firms seek to invest in Qatar, says official

Iranian companies are seeking to invest in the Qatari market and to forge partnerships with Qatari companies to boost economic and trade ties between the two countries, a high ranking official from Iran has announced.

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IBQ first-half net profit jumps 20% to QR278mn

Aided by its robust corporate banking, International Bank of Qatar (IBQ) – which is in the midst of a three-way merger with Masraf Al Rayan and Barwa Bank – has reported a 20% jump year-on-year in net profit to QR278mn in the first half of this year.

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Australia economy to regain altitude after weather trouble

Australia’s economy hit an air pocket early this year as bad weather took a toll on activity, but analysts polled by Reuters believe growth will pick up for both 2018 and 2019 and extend the country’s amazing run without recession.

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Incoming BHP chief planning board changes, asset review

BHP Billiton Ltd’s incoming chairman is assuring shareholders during his closed-door, global roadshow that the world’s top miner is listening to concerns on its asset mix and the composition of its board against the background of an activist investor campaign.

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ECB is said to examine stimulus options for decision seen in fall

While European Central Bank policy makers look forward to a summer break, the institution is quietly working on stimulus plans for them to consider on their return.


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Chelsea manager Antonio Conte signed a new two-year deal with the...

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Chelsea have reached an agreement to buy Spain international striker...

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First-half goals from Vicky Losada and Amanda Sampedro handed Spain a...

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