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Ronaldo hits 100th European goal as Real win at Bayern

Ronaldo hits 100th European goal as Real win at Bayern

Cristiano Ronaldo netted his 100th European goal on Wednesday to give holders Real Madrid a 2-1 comeback win at 10-man Bayern Munich in the Champions League quarter-final, first-leg.

Aspire Zone Foundation unveils tournament for football fans

Aspire Zone Foundation unveils tournament for football fans

Aspire Zone Foundation (AZF) launched the 12th Player Tournament for Football Fan Associations at the Movenpick Hotel Al Aziziyah in Doha yesterday.

Red-hot Rahm tired but ready to roll at Houston Open

Red-hot Rahm tired but ready to roll at Houston Open

Jon Rahm may have been too tired to play a full practice round this week but there was no chance the red-hot Spanish rookie was going to skip the final pre-Masters tune-up at this week’s Shell Houston Open.

Doha Bank holds blood donation drive

Doha Bank holds blood donation drive

Doha Bank recently hosted a blood donation drive at its headquarters in West Bay, in partnership with Hamad Medical Corporation’s Blood Donor Unit.

Lankan crew on hijacked vessel freed

Lankan crew on hijacked vessel freed

Eight Sri Lankan crew members of a fuel tanker, hijacked off the coast of Somalia earlier this week, have been released unharmed without a ransom payment.

Ambani’s Reliance stake revamp to cut tax liability

Ambani’s Reliance stake revamp to cut tax liability

Billionaire Mukesh Ambani’s plan to revamp his stake in Reliance Industries Ltd is aimed at reducing the potential tax bill for the founding family following changes in Indian levies, according to people with knowledge of the matter.

Two rebels wanted for beheading shot dead

Two rebels wanted for beheading shot dead

Philippine soldiers clashed with Islamist militants behind the beheading of a German hostage in a bloody gun battle on the insurgents’ remote stronghold that left 11 troops injured, the army said yesterday.

Kenyan Peres sets half-marathon record

Kenyan Peres sets half-marathon record

Kenyan Peres Jepchirchir yesterday broke the world record for the women’s half marathon with a time of 1 hour 5min 6sec, shaving three seconds off the old record.

Gangster held

Gangster held

The Delhi police yesterday arrested wanted criminal Akbar during a shootout in the national capital. The shootout took place around 2.30am near Eros hotel in Nehru Place.

Lula holds vigil for late wife

Lula holds vigil for late wife

Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva held a vigil yesterday for his late wife Marisa Leticia, at the headquarters of the Metalworkers’ Union where they met four decades ago.

Japan core consumer prices fall at slowest pace in a year

Japan core consumer prices fall at slowest pace in a year

Japan’s core consumer prices fell at the slowest annual pace in nearly a year in December, a sign that inflation should pick up in coming months on a rebound in oil costs and rising import costs from a weak yen.

Bahrain legal team briefed on Qatar’s judicial system

Bahrain legal team briefed on Qatar’s judicial system

The Qatar International Court and Dispute Resolution Centre (QICDRC) has welcomed a judicial delegation from Bahrain.