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Harrison romps as Kendricks soars with season-best jump

Harrison romps as Kendricks soars with season-best jump

Hurdles star Keni Harrison romped to victory at the US World Championships trials on Saturday as pole vaulter Sam Kendricks soared through the six-metre barrier with a season-best jump.

Investors flock to Pakistan ETF before emerging market entry

Investors flock to Pakistan ETF before emerging market entry

Investors are snapping up a US-listed exchange-traded fund dedicated to Pakistani stocks before the nation’s entry into MSCI Inc’s emerging-market index next week.

Locals on top as Thailand Open returns to Asian Tour

Locals on top as Thailand Open returns to Asian Tour

Local up-and-comer Rattanon Wannasrichan stormed up the leaderboard on the first day of the Thailand Open’s return to the Asian Tour after an eight-year hiatus, shooting an impressive 62 alongside Finland’s Janne Kaske.

Health centres hold events to mark World Cancer Day

Health centres hold events to mark World Cancer Day

Al Wakra and Umm Slal Health Centres under the Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) carried out various activities to celebrate World Cancer Day recently.

Fight against polio coming to a close

Fight against polio coming to a close

Eradicating polio is expensive, but it would cost tens of billions of dollars more to fight the disease in perpetuity

‘Stars of Science’ selects region’s brightest innovators

‘Stars of Science’ selects region’s brightest innovators

Nine innovators from across the Arab world have earned the “chance of a lifetime”, vaulting ahead of their fellow applicants to earn a place on the Qatar Foundation (QF) flagship media initiative ‘Stars of Science’ this season.

Reality show 'Stars of Science' opens new season

Reality show 'Stars of Science' opens new season

Stars of Science, the Arab world’s popular ‘edutainment’ reality show developed by Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, returned to TV screens earlier this month with its first two casting episodes.

Weekly Market Report

Weekly Market Report

The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) index decreased by 298.07 points, or 2.68%, during the week to close at 10,836.74.

Shoot-out drama as Seoul, Shandong reach quarters

Shoot-out drama as Seoul, Shandong reach quarters

FC Seoul came back from the brink to win a dramatic penalty shoot-out yesterday as Hao Junmin’s last-minute thunderbolt also put Shandong Luneng into the AFC Champions League quarter-finals.

Fish prices shoot up as shortage looms

Fish prices shoot up as shortage looms

Fish has become very expensive over the last few days in the local market, it is learnt.

Tributes flow as New Zealand legend Crowe dies at 53

Tributes flow as New Zealand legend Crowe dies at 53

Pioneering cricketer Martin Crowe, widely acknowledged as New Zealand's greatest batsman who laid the foundations for Twenty20 cricket, was hailed a "hero" after he died of cancer aged 53.

Agony in the rural India prompts Modi U-turn on policy he mocked

Agony in the rural India prompts Modi U-turn on policy he mocked

Crouched in the shade beside a mud hut near her parched wheat fields in central India, Harkiya is getting desperate