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Mall of Qatar lines up 'Bubble Show' for visitors

Mall of Qatar lines up 'Bubble Show' for visitors

Coming to the mall’s Oasis stage is an astounding adventure, which utilises the art of bubble making to transport the audience to a colourful, underwater world.

Qatar story in operetta

Qatar story in operetta

The Drama Theatre at Katara — the Cultural Village Foundation, in co-operation with the Association of Memory Arts and Heritage, presented The Story of Qatar operetta over the weekend. Featuring some 20 scenes, the play highlighted the various historical stages witnessed by Qatar, Katara said in a s

France’s first panda cub makes debut

France’s first panda cub makes debut

France’s first panda cub made its debut public appearance yesterday, five months after its birth, to rapturous crowds – some of whom had travelled hours to see the fluffy male.

Carreno Busta lifts Kooyong title with win over Ebden

Carreno Busta lifts Kooyong title with win over Ebden

Pablo Carreno Busta beat approaching wet weather to conclude his buildup to the Australian Open with a 6-7 (6/8), 6-4, 6-2 defeat of Matthew Ebden in the final of the Kooyong Classic in Melbourne yesterday.

MES marks World Hindi Day

MES marks World Hindi Day

MES Indian School celebrated the World Hindi Day (Vishwa Hindi Diwas) with great enthusiasm and traditional gaiety in its Boys’, Girls’ and Junior Sections recently.

Spain’s king pays homage to father Juan Carlos

Spain’s king pays homage to father Juan Carlos

Spanish King Felipe VI paid homage to his father Juan Carlos yesterday as the former monarch, fresh from celebrating his 80th birthday, made a public comeback after complaining bitterly of being left on the sidelines.

Trump seeks fix to S Korea FTA amid nuclear tensions

Trump seeks fix to S Korea FTA amid nuclear tensions

US President Donald Trump is seeking a quick fix to the US free-trade agreement with South Korea even as he exchanges insults with the Asian nation’s nuclear-armed neighbour.

Mutko suspends Russian football role to fight Olympic ban

Mutko suspends Russian football role to fight Olympic ban

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko, who has been hit with a lifetime ban from the Olympic Games over doping, yesterday said he is suspending his role as president of the Russian Football Union while he contests the ban in the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

Women's Center to introduce unique care model for sick newborns

Women's Center to introduce unique care model for sick newborns

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Women’s Wellness and Research Center (WWRC) will introduce a unique model of care for critically ill newborns when its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit ...

Qatar Grand Masters to skip Saudi chess event

Qatar Grand Masters to skip Saudi chess event

Qatar’s husband and wife team of Grand Masters have decided to miss a lucrative chess tournament in Saudi Arabia starting tomorrow because of a ludicrous demand by the organisers that they don’t display the Qatari flag at any stage during the competition.

QU fetes 105 employers at appreciation ceremony

QU fetes 105 employers at appreciation ceremony

One hundred and five employers were honoured by Qatar University (QU) at the ‘Employer Recognition Ceremony’ held recently in Doha.

Hamsik passes Maradona’s mark as Napoli stay on top

Hamsik passes Maradona’s mark as Napoli stay on top

Marek Hamsik scored his 116th goal in all competitions yesterday to overtake Diego Maradona as Napoli’s all-time record goalscorer and keep the Serie A leaders top for Christmas.