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Call for pragmatism as EU charts future

Call for pragmatism as EU charts future

Senior European political figures appealed yesterday for the EU to set aside lofty debate as it struggles with Brexit-style populism...

IS blamed for Istanbul attack

IS blamed for Istanbul attack

Turkish investigators pored over video footage and witness statements yesterday after three suspected Islamic State

Eid holidays for ministries

Eid holidays for ministries

The Emiri Diwan has announced the holiday dates of Eid al-Fitr for ministries and other government entities and public institutions as well...

Rajoy pushes for new govt by early August

Rajoy pushes for new govt by early August

Spain’s acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy yesterday called for a government to be formed by early August

British firms hoping for stability after vote: chamber official

British firms hoping for stability after vote: chamber official

British companies based in Qatar are hoping for stability following economic uncertainties as a result of the Brexit vote...

Pope ready for Armenia visit

Pope ready for Armenia visit

Pope Francis visits Armenia this weekend and will try to avoid reigniting a diplomatic dispute with Turkey after his branding...

Battle for Fallujah will end in western district: commander

Battle for Fallujah will end in western district: commander

US-backed Iraqi forces fighting Islamic State militants in Fallujah are advancing towards militant strongholds

Iftar for BNP chief cancelled

Iftar for BNP chief cancelled

An Iftar (fast-breaking) party, where BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia was invited as the chief guest, at the capital’s Sonargaon Hotel yesterday...

Rally for unpaid wages

Rally for unpaid wages

Garment workers taking part in a rally demanding their unpaid wages in Dhaka yesterday.

Regulations set  for economic  zones in Qatar

Regulations set for economic zones in Qatar

Provisions of the bill stipulate that the Cabinet, based on a proposal from the board of Manateq, can establish one or more economic zones for the purpose of executing projects and stimulating and attracting investments

Activists press for ouster of Lankan central bank chief

Activists press for ouster of Lankan central bank chief

An influential group of Sri Lankan academics and professionals yesterday called on the president to remove the country’s controversial central bank chief...

Ready for the real world

Ready for the real world

CNA-Q co-valedictorian Khadija Salim has big dreams and determination for her future By Umer Nangiana