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Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser,...

Qatar Cultural and Heritage Events Centre offers training programme

Qatar Cultural and Heritage Events Centre has said it is holding a...

Qatar addressing climate change

Qatar attaches great importance to addressing the phenomenon of...

HBKU hosts ‘Sustainability for Children’ outreach programme

The Sustainable Built Environment Research and Education Lab (SBE), a...

CMU-Q dean Michael Trick presents a memento to veteran Nasa astronaut Mary Ellen Weber.

How to decide to take the plunge, astronaut-skydiver elaborates

Mary Ellen Weber, a veteran Nasa astronaut and US national skydiving...

From STEAM activities to sport, and from Lego to origami and mask-making – attendees of all ages wil

Compass International School to host Open Day at new campus

Compass International School – Doha will host Open Day activities...


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Youth climate protests spread across the globe

Children and teenagers walked out of classrooms all over the world yesterday to participate in a massive global climate protest.

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German govt agrees on €54bn climate package

Following weeks of wrangling and all-night negotiations, Germany’s coalition government has agreed on a climate package costing more than €54bn ($59bn), Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said yesterday.

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Teenaged activist hopes climate strikes will be ‘social tipping point’

Teenage environmental activist Greta Thunberg has said that she hopes the massive worldwide climate strikes yesterday would mark a turning point in persuading leaders to take decisive action on global warming.


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Palestinian protesters run for cover from tear gas fired by Israeli forces during clashes  following

Troops injure Palestinian in northeast Ramallah

At least one farmer Palestinian was injured yesterday as Israeli...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrives to a memorial ceremony for late Israeli President

Israel's Netanyahu clings to power as coalition talks loom

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced Israeli media headlines on...

Lebanese Minister of Defence Elias Bou Saab points at a part of an Israeli captured drone at a press

Lebanon exhibits drones used in alleged Israeli attack

Lebanon’s defence minister yesterday exhibited two drones he said...

Rouhani

Iran warns of response to any strike

Iran yesterday threatened a crushing response to any military strike...


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Saudi vows quick recovery despite damage to oil plants

Saudi Arabia vowed yesterday to quickly restore oil production as it revealed extensive damage to key oil plants following weekend aerial strikes, which have been blamed on Iran by Washington.

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Trump dismisses ‘partial deal’ with China to end rift

US President Donald Trump said he doesn’t want to make a partial trade deal with China and that voters won’t punish him for the ongoing trade war in his 2020 bid for re-election. “I am not looking for a partial deal. I am looking for a complete deal,” Trump said yesterday at the White House during a

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Britain’s Thomas Cook scrambles for $251mn to avert collapse

Britain’s Thomas Cook needs to find an extra £200mn ($251mn) to satisfy its lenders or one of the world’s oldest holiday company risks collapse, potentially stranding thousands of holidaymakers across Europe.

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Fed officials put their divisions over the state of US economy

After delivering a split-decision rate cut earlier this week, US Federal Reserve officials put their divisions over the state of the economy and what should be done about it on full display yesterday with warnings of a slowdown and financial risks book-ending talk of how well things are going.

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Danske overtakes rival banks with shrewd debt-sale tactics

Danske Bank A/S is racing ahead of its rivals in issuing a key type of debt as investors desperate for yield look past the lender’s history of financial scandal.

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Sensex surges on fiscal stimulus

Indian equity benchmarks clocked their biggest intraday gains in a decade as the government lowered corporate tax rate to spur growth and trigger jobs.

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