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UCL Qatar students complete placements at global institutions

UCL Qatar students complete placements at global institutions

UCL Qatar master’s degree students have returned from a set of high-profile work placements to bring international best practice to libraries, galleries, museums and private firms in Qatar.

WISE releases research on apprenticeships

WISE releases research on apprenticeships

The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) has released new research comparing apprenticeship systems in several countries.

Black Country Communion bask in glow of ‘best album’

Black Country Communion bask in glow of ‘best album’

There was a time when it looked like English / American super group Black Country Communion had reached the end of the line.

Putin warns of catastrophe over North Korea impasse

Putin warns of catastrophe over North Korea impasse

Vladimir Putin's comments on North Korea appeared to draw the lines for a clash at the United Nations pitting Moscow and Beijing against Washington and its allies.

Trump says 'all options' on table after N Korea fires missile over Japan

Trump says 'all options' on table after N Korea fires missile over Japan

President Donald Trump warned on Tuesday that ‘all options are on the table’ as the United States considers its response to North Korea's firing of a ballistic missile over northern Japan's Hokkaido island into the sea.

India, Africa should aim bigger: says Jaishankar

India, Africa should aim bigger: says Jaishankar

With India increasing its engagements with Africa, Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar yesterday said the two sides should aim bigger and not just what they can do for each other.

Oman Air marking Renaissance Day with photograph and Twitter contests

Oman Air marking Renaissance Day with photograph and Twitter contests

Oman Air has announced that it is celebrating Oman’s Renaissance Day with Facebook and Instagram photograph and Twitter competitions.

Keuchel goes to 9-0, Astros top Rangers 7-1

Keuchel goes to 9-0, Astros top Rangers 7-1

Houston Astros’ ace Dallas Keuchel outshined Rangers’ ace Yu Darvish as Houston dominated the series opener 7-1 at Globe Life Park Friday night.

Another thrashing for Al Sadd

Another thrashing for Al Sadd

There seems to be no respite for Al Sadd as they crashed to another demoralising defeat in the Qatar Men’s League, this time to Al Arabi.

HIV alert after gay sex infections rise 10-fold

HIV alert after gay sex infections rise 10-fold

HIV infections among men having sex with men in the Philippines have surged 10-fold in five years, with authorities largely ignoring the problem, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a report released yesterday.

Sharif’s special envoy to meet Trump team

Sharif’s special envoy to meet Trump team

Pakistani prime minister’s special assistant for foreign affairs, Tariq Fatemi, is coming to the United States this weekend to meet officials of the Trump transition team.

Global elites step up defence of openness amid rise of populism

Global elites step up defence of openness amid rise of populism

Global policy makers are stepping up their resolve to combat an isolationist backlash that threatens to undermine years of opening borders to trade and investment.