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Dutchman, 69, in legal bid to cut 20 years off his age

Dutchman, 69, in legal bid to cut 20 years off his age

A Dutchman, just months shy of his 70th birthday, has launched a legal bid to slash 20 years off his age as he looks to enhance his prospects at work and in love.

Impressive display of firepower by Pakistan Navy

Impressive display of firepower by Pakistan Navy

Live weapon firing was conducted by the Pakistan Navy’s newly-commissioned Fast Attack Craft (Missile), PNS Himmat, in the North Arabian Sea, according to a press release issued by the Director General Public Relations (Navy) in Islamabad.

Expat: Qatar values labour workforce

Expat: Qatar values labour workforce

The labourers are excited to celebrate Qatar National Day with full zeal and fervour, Doha resident Tarik Asif told Qatar Urdu Radio’s live show Haqeeqat yesterday.

Dortmund sack Bosz, Stoeger takes over as head coach

Dortmund sack Bosz, Stoeger takes over as head coach

Borussia Dortmund sacked Peter Bosz as head coach yesterday and replaced him with Austrian Peter Stoeger, who was only fired by Bundesliga bottom side Cologne last weekend.

Libya is said to keep oil flow stable in line with Opec deal

Libya is said to keep oil flow stable in line with Opec deal

Libya, which has been stepping up efforts to boost oil output, is now in a position to help curb a global crude glut with its plan to maintain production at current levels until the end of next year.

Storm alert in Tamil Nadu and Kerala as four people die

Storm alert in Tamil Nadu and Kerala as four people die

Southern Kerala was lashed by heavy rain and strong winds yesterday leaving trees uprooted at several places in Thiruvananthapuram and Kollam districts and bringing traffic chaos.

BMW used cars weekend extravaganza from Nov 2

BMW used cars weekend extravaganza from Nov 2

Alfardan Automobiles, the official BMW Group importer in Qatar, has announced a weekend extravaganza at the BMW used cars showroom in Al Sadd, from November 2 to 4.

Madrid challenges Catalan independence referendum bid

Madrid challenges Catalan independence referendum bid

The Spanish government yesterday asked the country’s top court to nullify a vote in the Catalan parliament over a disputed independence referendum bill.

51 lawsuits filed against EU for shutting Banco Popular

51 lawsuits filed against EU for shutting Banco Popular

Disgruntled investors have filed 51 lawsuits against European Union regulators for shutting Spain’s Banco Popular, marking one of the largest legal challenges yet to the EU and a fresh attack on the bloc’s rules on bank rescues.

Celtic survive Astana to reach Champions League group stage

Celtic survive Astana to reach Champions League group stage

Celtic qualified for the lucrative Champions League group stage yesterday despite losing 4-3 to Astana in the second leg of their play-off in Kazakhstan.

Genesis G80 Sport a finalist in design race

Genesis G80 Sport a finalist in design race

The Genesis G80 Sport has been recognised as a finalist in the 2017 International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA), organised by the Industrial Designers Society of America.

Auto manufacturer Borgward appoints Qatar distributor

Auto manufacturer Borgward appoints Qatar distributor

Global automotive manufacturer Borgward Group has appointed Taleb Group as its exclusive distributor for Qatar.