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Hariri rescinds shock resignation

Hariri rescinds shock resignation

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri said yesterday that he had withdrawn his resignation, a month after his shock announcement that he was quitting sparked political upheaval.

Shedding light on autism

Shedding light on autism

By risking an answer to your excellent question, I’m likely to make a lot of people upset with me, but I long stopped worrying about that, so here goes:

Belarus arrests suspected ringleader of global cybercrime network

Belarus arrests suspected ringleader of global cybercrime network

One of Eastern Europe's most prolific cyber criminals has been arrested in a joint operation involving Belarus, Germany and the United States that aimed to dismantle a vast computer network used to carry out financial scams, officials said on Tuesday.

Central banks find post-crisis bubble tool is doing the job

Central banks find post-crisis bubble tool is doing the job

Central bankers are starting to see promising results from one of the recent additions to their monetary policy toolbox.

Education Ministry signs partnership pact with QRC

Education Ministry signs partnership pact with QRC

The Ministry of Education and Higher Education and Qatar Red Crescent signed a co-operation agreement to implement an awareness training programme within the Red Crescent programme for schools.

Egypt mourns more than 300 killed in mosque attack

Egypt mourns more than 300 killed in mosque attack

Egypt mourned yesterday as the death toll from a gun and bomb assault at a mosque in the Sinai Peninsula soared above 300, including children, in the deadliest attack the country has witnessed.

‘Robust education system helps students hit by siege’

‘Robust education system helps students hit by siege’

Qatar has distinguished itself in the world with progress made in the education sector, long-time Doha resident Reenu Malhotra told Qatar Urdu Radio’s live show Haqeeqat yesterday.

Saudi crackdown almost derailed Emaar IPO; UAE offers now at risk

Saudi crackdown almost derailed Emaar IPO; UAE offers now at risk

A Dubai property developer managed to pull off the Middle East’s largest initial share offering this year, .....

Pakistanis for increased trade between the two countries

Pakistanis for increased trade between the two countries

Members of Pakistani business community and professionals working in Qatar recently held a gathering at the embassy of Pakistan and discussed how bilateral business between the two countries could be increased.

Greek flooding toll reaches 19, as more bodies found

Greek flooding toll reaches 19, as more bodies found

Greek police and emergency workers rescued three bodies in flood-hit areas west of Athens on Saturday, bringing the death toll since Wednesday to 19.

Russia again vetoes bid to renew Syria gas attacks probe

Russia again vetoes bid to renew Syria gas attacks probe

Russia cast a second veto in as many days at the United Nations Security Council on Friday to block the renewal of a probe to identify the perpetrators of chemical weapons attacks in Syria.

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.