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Falcons and Hunting Festival a huge draw

Falcons and Hunting Festival a huge draw

The Falcons and Hunting Festival,’ which runs until January 27, continues to "attract a large number of Arab and foreign tourists" at Sebkhat Marmi – Sealine, the organisers have said in a statement.

Qatar to be a major beneficiary of pipeline gas exports in Mideast: GECF

Qatar to be a major beneficiary of pipeline gas exports in Mideast: GECF

Qatar will be among the major beneficiaries of pipeline gas exports in the Mideast region, whose combined output will reach 60 billion cubic metres (bcm) by 2040, the Doha-based Gas Exporting Countries Forum has said in a report.

‘Back to square one’ for transgender law: activists

‘Back to square one’ for transgender law: activists

A majority of the transgender community across Pakistan has rejected as flawed the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill 2017, recently passed by the Senate Functional Committee on Human Rights.

Migrant arrivals in Germany fall for second year in a row

Migrant arrivals in Germany fall for second year in a row

The number of new asylum seekers in Germany has fallen for a second year in a row following the mass influx that peaked in 2015, the government said Sunday.

Celebrating 26 years of Ukraine

Celebrating 26 years of Ukraine

The Embassy of Ukraine in Qatar held a reception to celebrate its 26th Independence Day at Grand Hyatt Doha hotel recently. The event was attended by dignitaries from Qatar, a number of people from diplomatic circles and prominent figures from the Ukrainian expatriate community.

Corruption watchdog seeks impeachment against Morales

Corruption watchdog seeks impeachment against Morales

The Volunteers against Crime and Ccorruption (VACC) has “filed” a “verified but unendorsed” impeachment complaint against Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales yesterday at the House of Representatives.

‘Fed up’ Root urges England to stand up

‘Fed up’ Root urges England to stand up

The tourists are on the precipice, trailing Australia 2-0 in the five-Test series

Ooredoo event with EFQM focuses on Qatar pursuit for excellence

Ooredoo event with EFQM focuses on Qatar pursuit for excellence

Ooredoo recently hosted an exclusive business event in collaboration with the European Foundation of Quality Management (EFQM) Middle East and Averroes Business Advisory & Services.

Astrologers hold sway over political leaders in Nepal

Astrologers hold sway over political leaders in Nepal

Nepal’s prime minister is confident his party will win a general election being held this month - because his astrologer told him.

Vietnam court upholds prominent blogger's 10-yr jail term

Vietnam court upholds prominent blogger's 10-yr jail term

A Vietnamese court on Thursday upheld a 10-year jail sentence for a prominent blogger convicted of publishing propaganda against the state, her lawyer said ...

QBRI receives Arab Best Research Institution award

QBRI receives Arab Best Research Institution award

Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI), part of Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), has won the prestigious Arab Best Research Institution of the Year 2017 award,