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Qatar Charity launched an orphanage in...

Greetings to Nepal, Ethiopia and Azerbaijan

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, HH the Deputy Emir...

Ministry announces new mosque projects

The Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs has announced projects of...

Temperature hits 47C, more hot and windy days ahead

It’s getting hotter in the country as the maximum temperature soared...

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2016 Mercedes C Class recalled by ministry

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC), in collaboration with...

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First Finance launches promotion for auto loans

First Finance Company, a subsidiary of Barwa Bank Group, in...


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Anti-jihadist Ramadan advert goes viral

A video advertisement that depicts a would-be suicide bomber...

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Palestinian judges told not to grant divorces during Ramadan

The head of Palestinian Islamic courts on Sunday told judges not to...

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Iraqi forces launch operation to seize last IS enclave in Mosul

Iraqi armed forces launched an operation on Saturday to capture the...

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28 killed in attack on bus carrying Copts

Egypt launched six air strikes on militant camps in Libya yesterday...


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BA battles third day of disruption, image blow after IT meltdown

British Airways was battling its third day of disruption on Monday after a global computer system failure stranded thousands of passengers over a holiday weekend and turned into a public relations disaster.

A general view shows the floodwaters in Nagoda in Kalutara district

Cyclone aims for Bangladesh as flood toll rises to 164 in Sri Lanka

Floods and landslides in tropical Sri Lanka have killed at least 164 people, authorities said on Monday, as a cyclone grew in the Bay of Bengal, churning towards Bangladesh ...

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Philippines puts city on lockdown over fears of militant infiltration

The Philippine city of Iligan was overflowing with evacuees and on lockdown on Monday over fears Islamist militants had sneaked out of nearby Marawi, where troops were battling to drive out gunmen ...


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Foreign institutions betting on QSE firms on ‘improved Qatar outlook’

Foreign institutions, whose inflows have expanded after the upgrade of the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) to emerging market status, are betting on banks, logistics and building material companies owing to improved macroeconomic outlook of the country.

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Aster DM Healthcare plans 2018 IPO as sentiment improves

Aster DM Healthcare is planning an initial public offering next year as the Dubai-based medical provider seeks to take advantage of improved market sentiment for the Persian Gulf.

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National oil companies in the Gulf face pivotal year

The fortitude of the Gulf national oil companies’ (NOCs) ongoing transformation into fully-fledged international operators may be tested this year.

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Goldman warns Opec faces test as spectre of US shale looms

As the oil market responds sceptically to Opec’s output-cut deal, Goldman Sachs Group says the group has some challenges to tackle.

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Nuclear power

Half the world seems to think the planet needs nuclear power more than ever. The other half seems just as sure that now’s the time to get rid of it forever.

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Why nuclear could become the next ‘fossil’ fuel

A gray dinosaur statue outside south Florida’s largest power plant is meant to symbolise two decommissioned fossil fuel reactors, but it also could be seen to represent a nuclear industry crumpling under mounting costs.

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