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Biden begins inauguration, vowing 'new day' after Trump tumult

Biden begins inauguration, vowing 'new day' after Trump tumult

Joe Biden arrived Wednesday to be sworn in as the 46th president of the United States, vowing a "new day" for the United States after four years of tumult under Donald Trump who in an extraordinary final act ...

National Mall closed for Biden inauguration amid security fears

National Mall closed for Biden inauguration amid security fears

The National Mall in downtown Washington will be closed because of security concerns until after Wednesday's inauguration of US President-elect Joe Biden, the National Park Service said Friday.

MME Unified Operations Centre opened

MME Unified Operations Centre opened

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz al-Thani on Thursday inaugurated the Unified Operations Centre of the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME), which will be concerned with monitoring events, crises and disasters and respond quickly in co-

Georgia's first female president sworn in

Georgia's first female president sworn in

Georgia on Sunday swore in its first female president, Salome Zurabishvili as opposition parties continue to denounce her election as fraudulent and demand snap parliamentary polls.

Protests greet world's biggest statue in remote corner of India

Protests greet world's biggest statue in remote corner of India

Angry local communities have warned India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi to stay away from the inauguration on Wednesday of the world's biggest statue, a 182 metre (600 feet) high tribute to an independence hero.

Amir to attend inauguration of Turkish President today

Amir to attend inauguration of Turkish President today

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani will attend the inauguration ceremony of Recep Tayyip Erdogan as President.

Emir patronises inauguration of Hamad Port

Emir patronises inauguration of Hamad Port

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani patronised the official inauguration of Hamad Port in Umm al-Houl on Tuesday.

One day to go: Trump heads to Washington

One day to go: Trump heads to Washington

With one day to go before he takes the oath of office as the 45th US president, Donald Trump arrives in Washington Thursday determined to transform US politics over the next four years.

Kalyan Jewellers makes grand entry into Qatar

Kalyan Jewellers makes grand entry into Qatar

Kalyan Jewellers, a leading jewellery brand in the GCC region and India, has announced its foray into Qatar.