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Sudan has allowed Qatari broadcaster Al...

'Back to School' edition six kicks off

The sixth annual edition of the 'Back to School' campaign for the...

Begging too now online, thanks to social media

Seeking monetary help through social media has emerged as a new...

Owners suggest farm complex for camels

A number of camel owners from across Qatar have suggested that a...

Amiri Naval Forces celebrate graduation

Amiri Naval Forces celebrate graduation

Amiri Naval Forces celebrate graduation The Amiri Naval Forces...

Children trying to shake a football out of the tree.

Doha lenseman football photos at Sao Paulo show

Earlier this year the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC)...


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Airplane makes emergency landing on Croatian highway

Airplane makes emergency landing on Croatian highway

Drivers on a busy Croatian highway got a shock on Saturday when a small airplane made a safe emergency landing on the motorway, the 24Sata daily reported online.

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Customer kills French waiter in sandwich spat

A waiter at restaurant near Paris was shot dead by a customer angry at having to wait for a sandwich, a source close to the case said Saturday.

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Ukraine catches suspected Israeli online dope dealer after escape

Ukraine said Saturday it had captured an Israeli-American suspected of leading a major online-drug dealing network a day after he escaped while being extradited to the Jewish state.


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Palestinian fighter dies in West Bank

Two Israelis were wounded yesterday in what the Israeli army called a...

Crew members of Iranian supertanker Grace 1 walk on board off the coast of Gibraltar

Iran says tanker freed by Gibraltar poised to set sail

An Iranian tanker seized by Gibraltar last month is preparing to set...

Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib

Israel bars visit by two US congresswomen

Israel said on Thursday it will bar a planned visit by two US...

Rebel fighters gather near the remains of a downed warplane near the town of Khan Sheikhun in the so

Syrian rebels counter-attack after government advances

A rebel group backed by Turkey will send reinforcements to the front...


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Turkish military pension fund to buy British Steel

The Turkish military pension fund OYAK said yesterday it had signed a provisional deal to buy British Steel after the UK steelmaker was forced into liquidation in May.OYAK said it hoped the takeover by its investment vehicle Ataer Holding would happen by the end of 2019 and was part of its

Tsai: $10.3bn net worth.

Alibaba’s Tsai to buy Nets and Barclays arena for $3.5bn

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd executive vice-chairman Joe Tsai is paying about $3.5bn for the Brooklyn Nets and their arena, the Barclays Center, according to a person familiar with the deal.

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US housing starts fall further; but permits at seven-month high

US homebuilding fell for a third straight month in July amid a steep decline in the construction of multi-family housing units, but a jump in permits to a seven-month high offered hope for the struggling housing market.

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China set to boost disposable income to spur consumption

China’s state planner said yesterday it would roll out a plan to boost disposable income this year and in 2020 to spur private consumption, a major plank in the world’s second-biggest economy.

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Weight of history: Chongqing Steel and China’s state sector dilemma

A year and a half ago, Chongqing Iron and Steel Corp (CISC), China’s oldest steelmaker, was rescued from the brink of bankruptcy in a deal hailed as a shining example of how struggling state companies can be revamped.

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Hong Kong on the verge of first recession in a decade

Hong Kong is on the verge of its first recession in a decade as increasingly violent anti-government protests scare off tourists and bite into retail sales in one of the world’s most popular shopping destinations.

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