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Honduran election crisis festers as rivals claim victory

Honduran election crisis festers as rivals claim victory

Four days after voting in a presidential election, Honduras sank deeper into crisis on Thursday, with no clear winner in sight and the vote count disputed by the US-friendly incumbent's centrist rival ...

Blockading countries fail to break Qatar's will to be independent

Blockading countries fail to break Qatar's will to be independent

This unprecedented crisis in the history of inter-Gulf relations has created a state of mistrust not only among the governments of the Gulf states but also among the citizens of these countries.

Brexit down on the farm

Brexit down on the farm

The United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union no doubt carries many risks.

Indian movies talk of today’s terrible times

Indian movies talk of today’s terrible times

The opening words of Charles Dickens’ 1859 A Tale of Two Cities sound so apt for the Indian cinema of 2017!

Nigerian protesters demand sick president return or quit

Nigerian protesters demand sick president return or quit

Nigerian protesters demanded yesterday that President Muhammadu Buhari, receiving treatment in London for an undisclosed ailment for more than three months, either return or resign.

 Defence Minister visits USS Nimitz

Defence Minister visits USS Nimitz

HE the Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah on Monday visited US supercarrier USS Nimitz, which is one of the largest warships in the world and the lead ship of its class. It is currently present in the Arabian Gulf.

Man with knife attacks police on Morocco-Spain border

Man with knife attacks police on Morocco-Spain border

A knife-wielding man shouting "Allahu Akbar" charged across the border between Morocco and the Spanish territory of Melilla on Tuesday, attacking and injuring a police officer, authorities said.

HMC announces two keynote speakers for Middle East Forum

HMC announces two keynote speakers for Middle East Forum

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has announced two of the keynote speakers for this year’s Middle East Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare who will offer delegates a very different perspective on healthcare provision.

Smith, Rahane propel Supergiant to victory

Smith, Rahane propel Supergiant to victory

Rising Pune Supergiant rode on superb batting by captain Steven Smith and Ajinkya Rahane to defeat Mumbai Indians by seven wickets in the Indian Premier League at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium yesterday.

Scattered rain in inshore areas forecast

Scattered rain in inshore areas forecast

There is a chance of scattered rain in the inshore areas of Qatar on Thursday, the Met office said. The offshore forecast is thundery rain associated with strong wind and high sea to the north.

MoTC to take CAV technology in Qatar ‘to the next level’

MoTC to take CAV technology in Qatar ‘to the next level’

The Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) has announced the creation of a consortium aimed at creating an ecosystem that would facilitate the early deployment of Connected and Automated Vehicles (CAV) on a national and regional scale.

50 startups to attend Entrepreneurship Zone at Qitcom 2017

50 startups to attend Entrepreneurship Zone at Qitcom 2017

Qitcom 2017 is set to provide a launch pad for Qatar’s digital industry by showcasing entrepreneurship, championing digital innovation, promoting investment opportunities, and tailored learning events ...