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Sheikh Joaan participates in diabetes awareness walkathon

Sheikh Joaan participates in diabetes awareness walkathon

HE Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad al-Thani, president of the Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC), participated yesterday in a walkathon to raise diabetes awareness at the Oxygen Park in Education City.

Qatar's health sector to mark World Diabetes Day

Qatar's health sector to mark World Diabetes Day

The Ministry of Public Health, in co-operation with Hamad Medical Corporation, Primary Health Care Corporation, Sidra Medicine and Qatar Diabetes Association, will observe Thursday the World Diabetes Day

Oryx GTL honoured by Qatar Diabetes Association

Oryx GTL honoured by Qatar Diabetes Association

Oryx GTL has been honoued by Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA) for its support.

QRCS signs agreement with Qatar Diabetes Association

QRCS signs agreement with Qatar Diabetes Association

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) and Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA), a member of Qatar Foundation, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to co-operate in supporting and assisting diabetes patients ...

QDA opens Diabetes Camp for children

QDA opens Diabetes Camp for children

The 18th Al Bawasil Diabetes Camp, organised by Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA), a member of Qatar Foundation, held its opening ceremony under the patronage of HE Sheikh Mohamed bin Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani.

Protest in Sudan against rising bread prices

Protest in Sudan against rising bread prices

Police fired tear gas on Saturday at groups of students protesting in a central Sudanese town against soaring bread prices, witnesses said, as opposition parties called for anti-government demonstrations.

Strong Wall Street lifts Europe stock markets

Strong Wall Street lifts Europe stock markets

A defiant Wall Street lifted most European stock markets off their lows yesterday, with investors shrugging off jitters over whether much-vaunted tax reforms in the US will actually be passed.

Obesity, diabetes levels high in Qatar

Obesity, diabetes levels high in Qatar

Qatar has some of the highest levels of metabolic disorders such as obesity and diabetes mellitus in the region” Dr Abdulla al-Hamaq, executive director of Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA) said.

Recreating spider silk in the laboratory

Recreating spider silk in the laboratory

Until now, scientists have not been able to mass produce synthetic spider silk in the laboratory – but with new advances in research, that might be about to change By Adriane Lochner

New sanctions restrict financing for Russia oil firms’ trade deals

New sanctions restrict financing for Russia oil firms’ trade deals

Russian oil companies will quickly find ways to work around tighter restrictions imposed this month by the United States on the foreign finance they can use, multiple Russian oil industry sources told Reuters.

Crews rescue hundreds from homes as Houston goes under

Crews rescue hundreds from homes as Houston goes under

Emergency crews raced to pull people from cars and homes as flood waters rose across southeast Texas yesterday, rescuing more than 1,000 people in the Houston area as Tropical Storm Harvey pounded the region.

Kenya plots Worlds conquest without Rudisha

Kenya plots Worlds conquest without Rudisha

Kenya’s athletes were set to fly out to London’s World Championships yesterday, their hopes for domination battered by the last-minute withdrawal of 800m Olympic champion David Rudisha with a quad injury.