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Armenians head for ‘milestone’ election

Armenians head for ‘milestone’ election

Armenians voted in landmark legislative elections yesterday for the first time since the adoption of constitutional reforms aimed at transforming the former Soviet country into a parliamentary republic.

Vale CEO ousted as Brazil seeks new face before revamp

Vale CEO ousted as Brazil seeks new face before revamp

Brazil is moving to cast off the last shackles of government influence at iron-ore giant Vale – but not before replacing the CEO with someone more politically palatable.

Former Iranian president Rafsanjani dies at 82

Former Iranian president Rafsanjani dies at 82

Former Iranian president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani died in hospital on Sunday after suffering a heart attack, the ISNA and Fars news agencies reported.

Docomo row: India investment appeal for Japan may dim

Docomo row: India investment appeal for Japan may dim

India will risk jeopardising billions of dollars of investment by Japanese companies if it does not implement an arbitration award favouring NTT Docomo in its spat with the Tata Group, a senior Japanese government official said.

Plaza memories may unnerve Trump-fuelled dollar bulls

Plaza memories may unnerve Trump-fuelled dollar bulls

Parallels between Donald Trump’s US economic plan and early 1980s Reaganomics have supercharged the dollar, reminding some that its rampant gains 30 years ago eventually required intervention to reverse them.

HMC meeting highest standards in stroke care

HMC meeting highest standards in stroke care

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has made significant advances to provide the very highest standards of care for stroke patients, highlighting the quality of care being that of the highest international standards.

Duterte needs to think beyond outbursts to carry out his promises

Duterte needs to think beyond outbursts to carry out his promises

The Philippines has been steadily growing in recent years, outpacing most of its Southeast Asian peers. Enter a hothead new president, the country may be veering onto another course; politically and economically.

HMC awareness drive in case of a heart attack

HMC awareness drive in case of a heart attack

As part of its efforts to raise public awareness and promote a better understanding of heart-related diseases, Hamad Medical Corporation, (HMC) is providing the public with practical information ...

Vietnamese woman cuts off limbs for insurance payout

Vietnamese woman cuts off limbs for insurance payout

A Vietnamese woman paid a friend to cut off her hand and foot in a bid to claim a handsome insurance payout, state-run media reported Thursday.

Harry Potter magic hits Asia as fans celebrate new book

Harry Potter magic hits Asia as fans celebrate new book

Harry Potter magic hit Asia yesterday, as aspiring witches and wizards crowded into bookstores to get their hands on the first copies of a new play that imagines the hero as an adult.

QRCS to operate hospital in Yemen

QRCS to operate hospital in Yemen

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has pledged to support and operate Al-Thawra Hospital in Taiz, Yemeni Minister for Local Administration and Chairman of the Higher Committee for Relief Abdalrguib Fath said.

HMC launch awareness campaign to support diabetes patients

HMC launch awareness campaign to support diabetes patients

Action on Diabetes (AoD) and the Qatar Metabolic Institute (QMI) at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) have collaborated to run a series of screening and educational events ...