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Merkel tries to build coalition after vote that puts far right in parliament

Merkel tries to build coalition after vote that puts far right in parliament

Germany's Angela Merkel began the tough task of trying to build a government on Monday after securing a fourth term as chancellor, urging the centre-left Social Democrats ...

Call for more focus on Alzheimer’s research

Call for more focus on Alzheimer’s research

The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), an initiative of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development,...

China says N Korean quake 'suspected explosion', S.Korea says likely natural

China says N Korean quake 'suspected explosion', S.Korea says likely natural

China's earthquake administration said on Saturday it had detected a magnitude 3.4 earthquake in North Korea that was a ‘suspected explosion’, raising fears the isolated state ...

Al-Marri renews call to probe human rights violations

Al-Marri renews call to probe human rights violations

Dr. Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri also urged direct meetings with the victims to listen to their complaints, and document their psychological, material and moral damage they suffered.

Redknapp accepts managerial career all but over

Redknapp accepts managerial career all but over

Harry Redknapp believes his sacking as manager of second-tier Birmingham City will finally bring the curtain down on his long career.

Japan, India agree to deepen defence ties

Japan, India agree to deepen defence ties

The leaders of India and Japan agreed yesterday to deepen defence ties and push for more cooperation with Australia and the United States, as they seek to counter growing Chinese influence across Asia.

Qatar Airways Cargo to serve Pittsburgh in US from October 11

Qatar Airways Cargo to serve Pittsburgh in US from October 11

Qatar Airways Cargo will connect Pittsburgh in the US from October 11, which will make the national carrier the first international airline to commence freighter service to the city in Pennsylvania.

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.

Apple’s new phone to be called ‘iPhone X,’ code leaks show

Apple’s new phone to be called ‘iPhone X,’ code leaks show

Apple Inc’s most important new phone for years will be called the iPhone X, according to a leak of the company’s latest mobile operating system on Saturday.

Spanish attacker raring to go with Ahli

Spanish attacker raring to go with Ahli

Al Ahli new recruit Francisco Sandaza is raring to go with his new side ahead of the new QNB Stars League season begins on Friday evening.

Koreans in Japan wary of tensions with North, worry about backlash

Koreans in Japan wary of tensions with North, worry about backlash

Ethnic Koreans living in Japan are nervously watching growing tensions over North Korea and are wary of a possible backlash against their community as Pyongyang ramps up its sabre-rattling.

New-look All Blacks offer Pumas chance to shine

New-look All Blacks offer Pumas chance to shine

Argentina will put their Rugby credibility on the line in New Plymouth this weekend against an All Blacks experimenting with their line-up.