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Education Ministry signs partnership pact with QRC

Education Ministry signs partnership pact with QRC

The Ministry of Education and Higher Education and Qatar Red Crescent signed a co-operation agreement to implement an awareness training programme within the Red Crescent programme for schools.

Russia again vetoes bid to renew Syria gas attacks probe

Russia again vetoes bid to renew Syria gas attacks probe

Russia cast a second veto in as many days at the United Nations Security Council on Friday to block the renewal of a probe to identify the perpetrators of chemical weapons attacks in Syria.

Family guy Rea eyes another record under Losail floodlights

Family guy Rea eyes another record under Losail floodlights

Jonathan Rea had to wait for seven years to win his maiden World Superbike championship (WSBK) title.

Injury to sideline Van Niekerk for nine months

Injury to sideline Van Niekerk for nine months

Star athlete Wayde van Niekerk of South Africa revealed on Tuesday that he injured his knee in a recent celebrity rugby match and could be sidelined for nine months.

Court upholds drug charges against De Lima

Court upholds drug charges against De Lima

Senator Leila de Lima will stay in detention as the majority of Supreme Court (SC) justices voted to deny her petition to dismiss drug-related charges and nullify the arrest order issued against her by a Muntinlupa court.

Skipping breakfast may damage arteries

Skipping breakfast may damage arteries

Are you in the habit of missing your breakfast every day? Beware, you may be at an increased risk of atherosclerosis, a condition in which the arteries tend to harden and narrow due to a build-up of plaque, researchers have warned.

Police arrest 5 after homemade bomb found in Paris

Police arrest 5 after homemade bomb found in Paris

French police arrested five people, including one on a terror watchlist after discovering a suspected home-made bomb in one of Paris's most exclusive neighbourhoods at the weekend, officials said.

Missing MH370's mystery 'almost inconceivable,' report says

Missing MH370's mystery 'almost inconceivable,' report says

The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was ‘almost inconceivable and certainly societally unacceptable,’ the Australian investigation unit that conducted the search said Tuesday.

Uber’s UK boss quits as firm battles to keep London licence

Uber’s UK boss quits as firm battles to keep London licence

Uber’s top boss in Britain will quit the taxi hailing app, according to an e-mail seen by Reuters yesterday, as the company prepares to meet the London transport regulator in a bid to keep operating in one of its most important foreign markets.

Cabinet allows QTA to help in setting up tourism companies

Cabinet allows QTA to help in setting up tourism companies

The Cabinet has permitted Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) to take the necessary measures to set up, in co-ordination with the entities concerned, tourism companies in the country.

QNB renews its sponsorship of top Qatari football tournaments for six seasons

QNB renews its sponsorship of top Qatari football tournaments for six seasons

‘We are confident that this sponsorship will contribute to achieving the goals of the sports organisations concerned and the objectives desired by the State of Qatar in the sports field’

Eating disorders linked to history of theft: study

Eating disorders linked to history of theft: study

Women with anorexia nervosa or bulimia are up to four times more likely to be convicted of theft – often petty thefts like shoplifting – compared to peers without eating disorders, according to results from a large Swedish study.