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Kuwait National Day celebrated on grand scale

The deep-rooted relations between Qatar and Kuwait were highlighted...

National Service graduation

The ninth batch of National Service recruits graduated yesterday at...

MoU signed

The Centre for Strategic Studies has signed a memorandum of...

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World-class performers to light up MoQ’s Oasis

A colourful dancing and light show at Mall of Qatar’s (MoQ) Oasis...

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Chopard expresses support for ‘Education Above All’

Chopard has partnered with Education Above Foundation to support its...


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Accountability Court to miss Sharif cases deadline

A critically over-burdened Accountability Court (AC), hearing four corruption references against ex-premier Nawaz Sharif, his family and former finance minister Ishaq Dar, is likely to miss the six-month deadline set by the Supreme Court (SC) for the completion of proceedings.

Listeria outbreak in South Africa

Death toll from listeria outbreak in South Africa more than doubles to 172

The death toll from an outbreak of the food-borne disease listeria in South Africa has more than doubled from previous numbers given in January to 172 deaths, the government said on Thursday.


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Angela Merkel

Germany's Merkel calls for end to 'massacre' in Syria

Angela Merkel said: "The killing of children, the destruction of...

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Fresh strikes on Eastern Ghouta as activists fear ground assault

Fresh shelling by Syrian government forces targeted the rebel-held...

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Kremlin rejects allegations Russia behind Ghouta civilian deaths

The Kremlin said on Wednesday that Western allegations the Russian...

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Three militiamen killed in Libya car bomb attack

Three militiamen from forces loyal to Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar...


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US jobless claims near 45-yr low as economic outlook brightens

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell to a near 45-year low last week, pointing to strong job growth in February and solid momentum in the economy.

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Hawkish turn by RBI deepens worst India bond rout in 2 decades

India’s bond rout is deepening as Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s expansionary budget prompts a hawkish turn from the central bank.

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Uber will aggressively invest in SE Asia: CEO

Uber Technologies Inc’s chief executive pledged to continue investing aggressively in Southeast Asia even though the US ride hailing firm expects to lose money in the fast growing market due to costly battles with rivals such as Grab.

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European stocks slide on Fed rate hike fears

World stock markets regained their composure yesterday, recovering from falls seen after Federal Reserve minutes fanned expectations that US interest rates would rise further and faster than previously thought.

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Indian markets edge lower; rupee weakens

Indian shares closed lower for the fourth time in five sessions, following overnight losses in US equities, after the Federal Reserve minutes stoked expectations for a faster pace of interest-rate increases than previously expected.

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How India’s biggest bank fraud went undetected for seven years

The story of how India’s biggest bank fraud went undetected for seven years includes an $81mn cyber-heist in neighbouring Bangladesh, penny-pinching lenders and a series of missed opportunities.

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