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Al Shamal Corniche after cleanliness drive

The Ministry of Municipality and...

101 abandoned vehicles removed in Sheehaniya in July

Al Sheehaniya Municipality’s General Control Section conducted a...

Expat gets three year jail, fine for counterfeiting degree certificate

The Criminal Court sentenced an Asian man to three years in jail...

Al Khor, Al Thakhira municipalities conduct food outlet inspections

Al Khor and Al Thakhira Municipality's health control section carried...

Swapna Namboodiri with one of her artworks

Doha resident to represent Qatar in Amsterdam art fair

The artworks of a Doha-based artist who has been campaigning for...

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Al Jazeera Investigative Unit wins prestigious award

Al Jazeera’s Investigative Unit has won the ‘Outstanding...


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Ireland premier links EU pact to Brazil forest fires

Ireland’s taoiseach, Leo Varadkar, has said Dublin will vote against an European Union trade deal with South American nations unless Brazil takes action to stop the burning of the Amazon.

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PM warns against Channel crossings by illegal migrants

Boris Johnson has warned those thinking of crossing the Channel illegally that they will be sent back to France after dozens of people, including children, were intercepted on Thursday in several incidents at sea and on the south coast.

ambulance in Goma

Ebola appears contained in Goma, but flares in other parts of Congo: WHO

Ebola appears to be under control in the city of Goma in Congo but it has flared in other parts of the country, where aid workers are combating insecurity and disinformation on social media, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said yesterday.


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Syrian army soldiers gesture as they pose for a picture in Idlib countryside, Syria in this handout

Syrian army takes towns in northwest that rebels held for years

Syrian troops on Friday reclaimed a cluster of towns they had lost...

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New PM faces daunting task of rescuing Sudan economy

Sudan’s new Prime Minister, Abdalla Hamdok, is a seasoned economist...

This AFPTV screen grab from a video made yesterday, shows people searching reportedly the wreckage o

US drone shot down over Yemen

A US military MQ-9 drone was shot down in Yemen’s Dhamar governate,...

Abdallah Hamdok, speaks after being sworn in as Sudan’s interim prime minister in the capital Kharto

Hamdok assumes office as Sudan’s new prime minister

Sudan’s new Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok was sworn in yesterday as...


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Powell stops short of committing to rate cuts; Trump fumes

The Federal Reserve will “act as appropriate” to keep the US economy healthy, Fed chair Jerome Powell said yesterday, remarks that did not say how fast it might cut interest rates, drawing fire from President Donald Trump.

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China strikes back at US with new tariffs

China said yesterday it will impose retaliatory tariffs against about $75bn worth of US goods, putting as much as an extra 10% on top of existing rates in the dispute between the world’s top two economies.

Air India called yesterday for government help after oil companies stopped supplying the debt-ridden

Fuel supplies halted to debt-ridden Air India

Air India called yesterday for government help after oil companies stopped supplying the debt-ridden national flag carrier with jet fuel at six domestic airports due to late payment of dues.

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India Inc sentiment souring as economic growth falters

When Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was re-elected in May with a sweeping majority, Indian stock markets jumped to all-time highs as investors anticipated big bang pro-business reforms to revive a flagging economy.

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Tesla in talks with LG Chem on battery supply in China

US electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc is in advanced talks with South Korea’s LG Chem Ltd to source batteries for vehicles to be made in its Shanghai plant, a person familiar with the matter said.

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Huawei says US curbs to cut unit’s revenue by over $10bn

Chinese technology giant Huawei said yesterday the impact of US trade restrictions on its business will be less than what it initially feared, though the curbs could push its smartphone unit’s revenue lower by about $10bn this year.

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