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Qatar Charity to launch ‘Pearl and Corals 9’ for girls from July 15

Qatar Charity to launch ‘Pearl and Corals 9’ for girls from July 15

Qatar Charity (QC) is all set to launch ninth edition of its summer programme ‘Pearls and Coral 9’ for girls.

Lifting emergency rule currently out of question, says Erdogan

Lifting emergency rule currently out of question, says Erdogan

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday ruled out an immediate end to the year-old state of emergency imposed after a failed coup, saying it could only be lifted once a fight against terrorism was finished.

QRCS holds group Iftar banquets at Aqsa Mosque

QRCS holds group Iftar banquets at Aqsa Mosque

For the fifth year in a row, the Qatar Red Crescent (QRCS) is conducting a Ramadan Iftar project in Al-Aqsa Mosque, Jerusalem, during the holy month of Ramadan in co-operation with the Zakat Al-Quds Committee.

Emir hosts Iftar banquet

Emir hosts Iftar banquet

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani hosted an Iftar banquet for the members of the ruling family and dignitaries on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan at Al Wajbah Palace yesterday.

Anxiety and eating issues in children

Anxiety and eating issues in children

QUESTION: My nine-year-old daughter always has been small for her age and never has much of an appetite. She’s also an anxious child. During her last doctor’s appointment, the paediatrician suggested we see a therapist about her eating habits.

Erdogan approves constitutional reform bill

Erdogan approves constitutional reform bill

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has approved a constitutional reform bill paving the way for an executive presidential system. A deputy prime minister said a referendum on the issue was expected on April 16.

Turkey extends emergency rule by three months

Turkey extends emergency rule by three months

Turkey's parliament voted overnight to extend emergency rule by three months in a move which the government said was needed to sustain a purge of supporters of the US-based Muslim cleric accused of orchestrating July's failed coup.

FM calls for collective action to protect civilians in Syria

FM calls for collective action to protect civilians in Syria

HE the Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani has called for collective international action to protect civilians in Syria, who are under constant bombardment from regime forces.

Court hearing GCC citizen’s rental dispute case

Court hearing GCC citizen’s rental dispute case

A court is hearing a case wherein a young GCC citizen is involved in a dispute with a house owner over termination of a rent contract.

Erdogan says to extend Turkey's emergency rule

Erdogan says to extend Turkey's emergency rule

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan suggested on Thursday that emergency rule could be extended beyond a year and rounded on rating agencies after Moody's cut Turkey to "junk" status.

Holmes tames Blue Monster with sizzling 62

Holmes tames Blue Monster with sizzling 62

American J B Holmes tied the tournament record with a sizzling 10-under 62 to surge into a four-shot lead over a world-class field in the opening round of the WGC-Cadillac Championship on Thursday.