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Brent crude oil surges above $80

Brent crude oil surges above $80

Benchmark oil contract Brent North Sea surged above $80 a barrel on Thursday, hitting the highest level since late 2014 and extending a recent run higher fuelled by tight supply concerns.

QRCS distributes winter aid in three Afghan provinces

QRCS distributes winter aid in three Afghan provinces

Pegged at $160,000 (QR584,000), the project is aimed at alleviating the suffering of the needy and displaced people by distributing winterisation aid to 1,500 families (7,500 people) in three provinces.

Kuwait denies its waters used for Iran supplies to Houthis

Kuwait denies its waters used for Iran supplies to Houthis

Kuwait on Wednesday denied a Reuters report that Iran was using the Gulf Arab state's waters to smuggle weapons and equipment to Houthi forces in Yemen.

Performances by people with disabilities mark conference opening

Performances by people with disabilities mark conference opening

Performances by people with disabilities (PWDs) in Qatar highlighted the opening of the two-day Definitely Able Conference at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) in Doha yesterday.