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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

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.

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.

Qatar sees jump in business after blockade: QFC

Qatar sees jump in business after blockade: QFC

The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) is seeing a surge in business as Qataris register more of their assets at home and multinationals navigating a blockade of the country boost their local presence, its chief executive Yousuf al-Jaida told Reuters.

Qatar Airways launches Doha-St Petersburg non-stop flight

Qatar Airways launches Doha-St Petersburg non-stop flight

Qatar Airways’ first non-stop flight from Doha to St Petersburg landed Tuesday at Pulkovo Airport, marking the airline’s second gateway in Russia.

Attack ‘worst nightmare,’ says family of US bomber

Attack ‘worst nightmare,’ says family of US bomber

Zulifikar Haider hoped his daughter would live the American dream when she married a fellow Bangladeshi living in the US, but that dream turned into a nightmare when the family saw pictures of her husband wounded after allegedly trying to set off a bomb in a crowded New York commuter hub.

No net outflows from Qatari banking sector in Nov, says QNB

No net outflows from Qatari banking sector in Nov, says QNB

There were no net outflows of funds from Qatar’s banking sector in November, the head of economics at Qatar National Bank, the country’s largest bank, said yesterday.

Easy funding ends as Indonesia state firms asked to tap market

Easy funding ends as Indonesia state firms asked to tap market

Indonesia is shutting off the public funding tap for state-owned companies, pushing them to turn to the markets for capital.

Pakistan raises $2.5bn in dollar debt as reserves fall

Pakistan raises $2.5bn in dollar debt as reserves fall

Pakistan raised $2.5bn in dollar-denominated debt as it seeks to pump up foreign-exchange reserves that have slumped 25%.