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Strength-based exercises may help you live longer

Strength-based exercises may help you live longer

Do you want to stay fit and longer? Daily push-ups and sit-ups may add a few extra years to your lifespan, reveals new research.

International consultants to visit HMC in Sept

International consultants to visit HMC in Sept

The Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) will host several visiting consultants from various medical specialities in September.

Spain won’t budge from possession game: Losada

Spain won’t budge from possession game: Losada

Spain will stick to their possession-based game despite almost missing out on the women’s Euro knock-out stages after group losses to England and Scotland, midfielder Vicky Losada said.

Pakistani community representatives meet Editor-in-Chief of Gulf Times

Pakistani community representatives meet Editor-in-Chief of Gulf Times

Representatives of the Pakistani community in Qatar visited the Gulf Times office and met with the Editor-in-Chief Faisal Abdulhameed al-Mudahka yesterday.

Roadside bomb kills nine Afghan policemen

Roadside bomb kills nine Afghan policemen

A roadside bomb killed nine policemen and wounded four others outside their checkpoint in northern Afghanistan, officials said on Sunday, in the latest casualties ahead of the spring fighting season.

Messi double at Osasuna brings Barcelona relief

Messi double at Osasuna brings Barcelona relief

Lionel Messi struck twice as Barcelona recorded their first win in four La Liga games to close to within three points of Real Madrid at the top of La Liga with a 3-0 victory at Osasuna.

Comprehensive insurance to cost more for 'risky' drivers

Comprehensive insurance to cost more for 'risky' drivers

Comprehensive insurance policy for vehicles belonging to motorists who have caused accidents or violated traffic laws will be costlier in Qatar, a move that the Qatar Central Bank said would lead to safer roads in the country.

Britain should join Syria air strikes, Cameron tells MPs

Britain should join Syria air strikes, Cameron tells MPs

Britain should join air strikes against the Islamic State group in Syria and should not "sub-contract" its security to allies, Prime Minister David Cameron said.

 Wildfires force new evacuation orders in Washington state

Wildfires force new evacuation orders in Washington state

Emergency officials extended evacuation orders to two more towns threatened by a deadly array of wildfires in north-central Washington state as dozens of blazes swirled across ...

Death toll in Japan landslide rises to 27

Death toll in Japan landslide rises to 27

The number of people known to have died when a hillside collapsed in western Japan has hit 27, the government said Wednesday, with a further 10 people still unaccounted for.