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Trump pitches for ‘deal’ to end nuclear standoff

Trump pitches for ‘deal’ to end nuclear standoff

President Donald Trump yesterday warned North Korea he was prepared to use the full range of US military power to stop any attack, but in a more conciliatory appeal than ever before he urged Pyongyang to “make a deal” to end the nuclear standoff.

Fashion shows featuring latest in Arabian dresses mark Heya opening

Fashion shows featuring latest in Arabian dresses mark Heya opening

A series of fashion shows featuring the latest in Arabian and modest dresses highlighted the opening of the 12th Heya Arabian Fashion Exhibition at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre.

Emir attends Al Jazeera celebration

Emir attends Al Jazeera celebration

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani attended the 21st anniversary celebration of Al Jazeera Media Network, held under the slogan “Al Jazeera Cannot Be Shut Down” at the network’s headquarters yesterday evening.

Al Sadd aim to bounce back from ‘Qatar Clasico’ agony

Al Sadd aim to bounce back from ‘Qatar Clasico’ agony

Al Sadd know very well that they cannot afford to have any slip-ups, especially against bottom-half teams, when they travel to Al Ahli for their Round seven match in the QNB Stars League today.

Testing phase for Qatar’s Strongest Man 2017 competition kicks off at Aspire Zone

Testing phase for Qatar’s Strongest Man 2017 competition kicks off at Aspire Zone

Aspire Zone Foundation (AZF) kicked off the qualifying phase for the highly anticipated Qatar’s Strongest Man competition (QSM) 2017, taking place from 24-25 November in Aspire Park.

China vs Washington consensus

China vs Washington consensus

In 2013, Chinese President Xi Xinping heartened many Western economists by committing to a “decisive role” for the market within China’s economy.

Xavi excited about facing Al Rayyan in ‘Qatar Classico’

Xavi excited about facing Al Rayyan in ‘Qatar Classico’

Al Sadd captain Xavi Hernandez has said the ‘Qatar Classico’ match between his side and Al Rayyan on Friday would highlight the best of what the QNB Stars League has to offer.

Malaysia asks Interpol to trace financier linked to 1MDB scandal

Malaysia asks Interpol to trace financier linked to 1MDB scandal

Malaysia has asked Interpol to try to locate a Malaysian financier for questioning over his suspected involvement in a multi-billion dollar scandal at state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) ...

Masraf Al Rayan posts QR1.56bn net profit

Masraf Al Rayan posts QR1.56bn net profit

Masraf Al Rayan posted a net profit of QR1.56bn at the end of the third quarter, the bank said yesterday.

Emir condoles with Tunisian president

Emir condoles with Tunisian president

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and His Highness the Deputy Emir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al-Thani sent yesterday cables of condolences to Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi on the death of the Minister of Health, Slim Chaker.

Now for a first Grand Slam, says new No 1 Halep

Now for a first Grand Slam, says new No 1 Halep

Emotional Simona Halep called it the best day of her life and targeted a maiden Grand Slam as she surged to number one in the world for the first time yesterday.

All Blacks edge South Africa to complete unbeaten series

All Blacks edge South Africa to complete unbeaten series

World champions New Zealand held off a spirited fight from hosts South Africa to complete their Rugby Championship campaign unbeaten after a 25-24 win in a ferocious physical battle at Newlands yesterday.