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Paris attacks suspect gets 20-year sentence in Brussels trial

Paris attacks suspect gets 20-year sentence in Brussels trial

The court in the Belgian capital said "there can be no doubt" about jihadist Salah Abdeslam and his co-defendant Sofiane Ayari's involvement in extremism.

Bollywood hero Salman Khan now Prisoner 106 in fight for bail

Bollywood hero Salman Khan now Prisoner 106 in fight for bail

An Indian court on Friday adjourned a bail plea by Bollywood superstar Salman Khan so that he can fight a five-year jail term for killing endangered wildlife.

Iraqi asylum seeker sentenced to life for London Tube bombing

Iraqi asylum seeker sentenced to life for London Tube bombing

Judge Charles Haddon-Cave said Ahmed Hassan had constructed a homemade bomb "to kill as many members of the British public as possible".

Qatar, Sudan to co-operate in public prosecution field

Qatar, Sudan to co-operate in public prosecution field

Qatar and Sudan yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for partnership in the field of public prosecution with a view to exchanging information on laws, regulations, provisions and criminal justice systems, as well as to co-operate in the field of training of prosecutors.

How a yoga charity aims to solve youth unemployment in Africa

How a yoga charity aims to solve youth unemployment in Africa

Twelve young adults lie stretched out on rubber mats in the windowless shed that is the Apostolic Light Mission Church in Kangemi, a slum in the Nairobi capital.

Cabinet approves draft law on investments by non-Qataris

Cabinet approves draft law on investments by non-Qataris

The regular Cabinet meeting, chaired by HE the Prime Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani, yesterday approved a draft law that regulates investments by non-Qataris in the economy and agreed to refer it to the Advisory Council.

Falcons and Hunting Festival a huge draw

Falcons and Hunting Festival a huge draw

The Falcons and Hunting Festival,’ which runs until January 27, continues to "attract a large number of Arab and foreign tourists" at Sebkhat Marmi – Sealine, the organisers have said in a statement.

Qatar to be a major beneficiary of pipeline gas exports in Mideast: GECF

Qatar to be a major beneficiary of pipeline gas exports in Mideast: GECF

Qatar will be among the major beneficiaries of pipeline gas exports in the Mideast region, whose combined output will reach 60 billion cubic metres (bcm) by 2040, the Doha-based Gas Exporting Countries Forum has said in a report.

‘Back to square one’ for transgender law: activists

‘Back to square one’ for transgender law: activists

A majority of the transgender community across Pakistan has rejected as flawed the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill 2017, recently passed by the Senate Functional Committee on Human Rights.

Migrant arrivals in Germany fall for second year in a row

Migrant arrivals in Germany fall for second year in a row

The number of new asylum seekers in Germany has fallen for a second year in a row following the mass influx that peaked in 2015, the government said Sunday.