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Woakes saves England’s blushes with inspired spell

Woakes saves England’s blushes with inspired spell

Paceman Chris Woakes claimed four wickets as England roared back to the verge of victory against the Cricket Australia XI after the third day of the four day-night tour match at Adelaide Oval yesterday.

Asian markets remain bearish, but China opening lifts Shanghai

Asian markets remain bearish, but China opening lifts Shanghai

Asian markets fell yesterday as traders fret over the outlook for Donald Trump’s much-vaunted tax-cut plans while profit-takers cashed in after the latest rally.

Bank of England seen hiking rate for first time in decade

Bank of England seen hiking rate for first time in decade

The Bank of England, battling Brexit-fuelled inflation rises, is set Thursday to lift its key interest rate for the first time since 2007, according to analysts.

Aspire Zone Foundation to organise Lake Festival

Aspire Zone Foundation to organise Lake Festival

Aspire Zone Foundation (AZF), in partnership with Katara – the Cultural Village and Ooredoo, is organising Qatar’s first ever lake show dubbed as the ‘Aspire Lake Festival’ from November 9 to 11.

Eurozone stocks shoot higher as ECB keeps stimulus spigot open

Eurozone stocks shoot higher as ECB keeps stimulus spigot open

Eurozone stocks swept higher yesterday after the European Central Bank announced it would continue to pump tens of billions of euros in stimulus into the economy each month.

Orphans treated to a day of fun by Nakilat

Orphans treated to a day of fun by Nakilat

Nakilat organised a “memorable and eventful” outing for children from the Dreama orphan care centre yesterday.

Rajasthan govt defers bill on ‘media curbs’ after criticism

Rajasthan govt defers bill on ‘media curbs’ after criticism

The Rajasthan government yesterday deferred until next year a measure requiring government permission for the publication of details regarding judges and public servants who face accusations over action taken in the course of their duty.

Sunweb shine with team time trial double at world championships

Sunweb shine with team time trial double at world championships

Team Sunweb achieved the double at the road cycling world championships when their men’s and women’s teams won the team time trial events yesterday.

Students mark digital exposure at Commercial Bank

Students mark digital exposure at Commercial Bank

Commercial Bank has announced that the “Young Bankers” have successfully completed the fourth annual Summer Internship Programme.

No evidence of Brady concussion: league

No evidence of Brady concussion: league

A joint probe by the NFL and the NFL Players Association found no evidence Tom Brady suffered a concussion during the 2016 season, a statement said Wednesday.

Hamad Port, country’s gateway to the world

Hamad Port, country’s gateway to the world

State officials and major players in Qatar’s private sector, as well as foreign dignitaries have lauded the achievements made by the country’s maritime gateway to global markets

MEC inspects retail outlets ahead of Eid al-Adha

MEC inspects retail outlets ahead of Eid al-Adha

These outlets include clothing shops, perfumes and accessories shops, tailor shops, fruit and vegetables stores, sweets and cracker shops, barber shops and beauty salons, car washrooms as well as gold and jewellery stores.