It has been proven one more time that smoking is bad for health, even if it is just one cigarette a day. A new report cites researchers saying that smoking just one single cigarette a day can significantly raise the risk of heart disease and stroke.
Qatar’s Defence Minister, HE Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah, visited Washington this past week to attend a strategic dialogue with US Defence Secretary James Mattis.
The year may see further rate increases by the US Federal Reserve (Fed) although it kept the interest rates unchanged on January 31, noting it expects inflation pressures to heat up as 2018 moves on.
In recent years, Russia and China have poured considerable resources into arenas typically associated with “soft power,” a term coined by the American political scientist Joseph S. Nye and understood as the “ability to affect others by attraction and persuasion.