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Two reach next stage of Stars of Science TV show

Two reach next stage of Stars of Science TV show

Two young Arab innovators have progressed to the next stage of Qatar Foundation’s Stars of Science TV show. Fouad Maksoud and Mohamed Farag bid farewell to Zainab Abosuhail, who came up just short with the show’s three-man jury.

Japan’s REIT market gets new buyers

Japan’s REIT market gets new buyers

This summer, Japanese real estate investment trusts (REITs) benefited from an unexpected group of net buyers for the first time in nearly seven years: Mom and pop investors.

24 million affected by South Asia floods: Red Cross

24 million affected by South Asia floods: Red Cross

More than 24 million people have been affected by some of the worst flooding to hit South Asia in decades, with large areas of land submerged in water, the Red Cross Tuesday.

‘Interim’ Pakistan PM may stay put amid doubts over Sharif's brother

‘Interim’ Pakistan PM may stay put amid doubts over Sharif's brother

Interim Pakistani leader Shahid Khaqan Abbasi took control of prime ministerial duties on Thursday after a guard of honour amid growing uncertainty that the brother of ousted leader Nawaz Sharif ...

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.