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Msheireb Downtown Doha project makes rapid progress

Msheireb Downtown Doha project makes rapid progress

Construction work on Phase 1 to 3 of the Msheireb Downtown Doha project is now 80% complete, a senior official has said.

Pakistani court halts Lahore metro work near monuments

Pakistani court halts Lahore metro work near monuments

A Pakistani court on Friday banned construction of the country's first rapid mass transit system within 200 feet (61 metres) of historic buildings in the city of Lahore, in a victory for heritage campaigners.

Indian art dealer arrested for suspected temple theft

Indian art dealer arrested for suspected temple theft

Indian police have arrested an octogenarian art dealer for possessing hundreds of artefacts thought to have been stolen from Hindu temples, as they probe possible links to international smuggling ...

Qatar, China showcasing seven exhibitions this year

Qatar, China showcasing seven exhibitions this year

Qatar Museums (QM), under the guidance of chairperson HE Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, is presenting a range of seven exhibitions ...

Industry threatens nearly half of natural heritage sites: WWF

Industry threatens nearly half of natural heritage sites: WWF

Almost half of all natural World Heritage Sites, including the Great Barrier Reef and Machu Picchu, are threatened by industrial activities such as mining, oil exploration and illegal logging ...