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Emir greets leader of Trinidad and  Tobago

Emir greets leader of Trinidad and Tobago

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, His Highness the Deputy Emir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al-Thani and HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani have sent cables of congratulations to the President of Trinidad and Tobago Anthon

Man with sword injures police outside UK Queen's palace

Man with sword injures police outside UK Queen's palace

A man shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ (God is greatest) reached for a four-foot sword in his car and assaulted police officers outside Britain's Buckingham Palace on Friday night, police said.

Spain suspect admits plan for bigger attack

Spain suspect admits plan for bigger attack

A suspected member of the terror cell that unleashed carnage in Spain last week admitted to a judge yesterday that the religious extremists had planned to hit monuments in an even bigger attack.

Neymar PSG debut lifts France to fever pitch

Neymar PSG debut lifts France to fever pitch

As the hysteria mounts ahead of Neymar’s Paris Saint-Germain debut today focus switched from his record transfer fee to the question of which star would make way for the Brazilian.

Marquez romps to pole in Austria

Marquez romps to pole in Austria

World champion Marc Marquez on a Honda stormed to pole position for today’s Austrian Grand Prix ahead of Ducati pair Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo.

Pakistan’s new PM wants a wider tax base

Pakistan’s new PM wants a wider tax base

Newly elected Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, in his maiden speech, talked about his economic vision while affirming a continuity of Nawaz Sharif’s policies.

24mn benefit from QC projects in first half of 2017

24mn benefit from QC projects in first half of 2017

Nearly 24mn people in 36 countries around the world have benefited from Qatar Charity’s development, humanitarian and social projects during the first half of 2017.

Paris celebrates 2024 win as LA accepts 2028 consolation

Paris celebrates 2024 win as LA accepts 2028 consolation

Paris was celebrating victory on Tuesday in its bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games after Los Angeles announced its intention to host the 2028 event instead in return for financial sweeteners.

QIMC signs loan deal with Doha Bank to fund West Bay project

QIMC signs loan deal with Doha Bank to fund West Bay project

Qatar Industrial Manufacturing Company (QIMC) has signed a term loan agreement with Doha Bank to fund the former’s new mixed-use development project, ‘Abraj Al Tahwiliya’.

Wimbledon stars slammed for ballboy treatment

Wimbledon stars slammed for ballboy treatment

Wimbledon stars came under fire yesterday for their treatment of ballboys after Rafael Nadal was derided for handing rubbish to one youngster to deposit in a bin right beside him.

Panic, damage after deadly Philippine quake

Panic, damage after deadly Philippine quake

Residents fled their houses in panic overnight on Friday as aftershocks hit the central Philippines a day after a 6.5-magnitude earthquake killed two people and injured at least 72 others, authorities said.

Bangladesh factory blast death toll rises to 10

Bangladesh factory blast death toll rises to 10

The death toll from a blast at a Bangladesh garment factory has risen to 10 after two victims died in hospital, authorities said Tuesday, warning there could be more casualties.