'Bigger than winning World Cup': Nepali climber on first winter ascent of K2

'Bigger than winning World Cup': Nepali climber on first winter ascent of K2

A team of Nepali climbers that made the first winter summit of K2, the world’s second tallest peak, arrived back in the country to a heroes' welcome on Tuesday from crowds of well-wishers.

Award-winning Omani author holds virtual interaction with NU-Q students

Award-winning Omani author holds virtual interaction with NU-Q students

Literary expression and the power of storytelling were the themes discussed in a virtual conversation with Jokha Alharthi, author of the award-winning novel 'Celestial Bodies' ...

QSE extends winning streak to cross 9,300 level with ease

QSE extends winning streak to cross 9,300 level with ease

The strong bullish sentiments of foreign funds on Thursday gave further impetus to the Qatar Stock Exchange, whose key index gained more than 90 points to cross the 9,300 level with ease.

QIB launches mPay digital wallet on its award-winning mobile app

QIB launches mPay digital wallet on its award-winning mobile app

QIB is one of the first banks in Qatar to go live with the ‘mPay’ digital wallet initiative on its mobile app.

Award-winning photographer to hold public talk, workshop

Award-winning photographer to hold public talk, workshop

The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) – an initiative of Qatar Foundation – is bringing award-winning British photographer Giles Duley to Doha ...

QSE snaps three-day winning streak to settle below 10,300 levels

QSE snaps three-day winning streak to settle below 10,300 levels

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Wednesday witnessed strong buying interests from institutions yet it settled marginally lower and a tad below 10,300 levels, even as capitalisation was on the rise.

Nobel-winning author Toni Morrison dead at 88

Nobel-winning author Toni Morrison dead at 88

Toni Morrison, the first African-American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature and one of America's best loved writers, has died following a brief illness, her family said in a statement Tuesday. She was 88.

May to seek Brexit consensus after winning trust vote

May to seek Brexit consensus after winning trust vote

Prime Minister Theresa May won a confidence vote in the British parliament on Wednesday before proposing immediate talks with other party leaders in an attempt to break the deadlock on a Brexit divorce agreement.

Tennessee couple claim winning ticket for US Powerball jackpot

Tennessee couple claim winning ticket for US Powerball jackpot

A Tennessee couple came forward on Friday with what they said was one of the three winning tickets for this week's record US Powerball lottery jackpot, appearing with their lawyer on NBC's ‘Today’ program.