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‘Back-to-school’ promos draw customers as new academic year approaches

Malls, hypermarkets and other outlets selling school supplies across...

HMC offers tips on reducing ‘back-to-school’ anxiety

As the new academic year approaches and a certain amount of...

QF hosts PUE Forum 2019

Qatar Foundation’s (QF) Pre-University Education (PUE) has kicked off...

Officials of Bedaya Centre with the participants of the latest edition of ‘Summer Camp’.

Bedaya Centre honours ‘Summer Camp’ participants

The Bedaya Centre for Entrepreneurship and Career Development (Bedaya...

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City College is now an affiliate of Ulster University

City College has signed a memorandum of recognition to officially...


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Paul Kagame

Uganda, Rwanda leaders sign pact to end months-long standoff

The presidents of Rwanda and Uganda on Wednesday signed an agreement in Angola to ease months of tensions after the two leaders exchanged accusations of spying, political assassinations and meddling.

Migrant children who have been separated from their families walk near tents at a detention center i

US to allow indefinite detention of migrant children: DHS

President Donald Trump's administration announced Wednesday that it would remove tough legal limits on how long migrant children can be detained as part of its broader crackdown on undocumented immigrants.

Italian President Sergio Mattarella

Italy's president begins talks aiming to solve political crisis

Italy's president began talks with political leaders on Wednesday in a bid to form a new coalition, as a proposed alliance between the anti-establishment Five Star Movement and opposition centre-left Democratic Party ...


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General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, the head of Sudan's ruling military council, during a swearing in ce

Sudan sovereign council chairman sworn in

Sudan was taking further steps in its transition towards civilian...

A crew member takes pictures with a mobile phone of Iranian oil tanker Adrian Darya 1, previously na

Iranian news agency says Adrian Darya 1 tanker leased to Revolutionary Guards

Iran's semi-official ILNA news agency said on Wednesday the tanker...

Members of southern Yemeni separatist forces stand by a military vehicle during clashes with governm

Separatists seize two Yemeni government military bases

Southern separatists seized two Yemeni government military bases near...

Chinese Special Envoy Xie Xiaoyan

China warns on IS revival in Syria

China's Syria envoy said Tuesday that "terrorist organisations"...


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Daimler to make Mercedes-Benz-branded heavy trucks in China

German auto maker Daimler AG plans to build Mercedes-Benz-branded heavy trucks in China by revamping truck plants owned by its local joint venture, according to a document seen by Reuters and two sources familiar with the matter.

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Amazon opens its largest campus in world in India

Amazon.com Inc yesterday opened its largest campus building globally in the south Indian city of Hyderabad as it prepares for a furious expansion and battle with nemesis Walmart Inc in one of the world’s fastest-growing retail markets.

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OCBC in talks with Singtel on Singapore virtual bank licence

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp is in talks with companies including Singapore Telecommunications Ltd about seeking one of the city-state’s planned virtual bank licences, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Trump dismisses recession risk but floats ideas for stimulus

President Donald Trump has consistently rejected a growing number of forecasts that his trade war with China and slowing global growth are pitching the US economy towards recession. But he’s also spending a lot of time outlining policies to stave it off.

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Checks to be ordered after 2017 Airbus A380 engine explosion

Investigators probing an engine explosion on an Air France A380 in 2017 are studying a possible manufacturing flaw with a key part in a move likely to trigger checks on dozens of Airbus superjumbos worldwide, people familiar with the matter said.

Walsh: No confidence in Heathrow’s ability to deliver cost-effective expansion.

BA owner IAG slams spiralling costs of 3rd Heathrow runway

IAG, the parent company of British Airways, hit yesterday at the spiralling costs linked to the controversial construction of a third runway at London Heathrow, Europe’s busiest airport. In a submission to Britain’s Civil Aviation Authority

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