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Registration opens for QCDC’s career adviser training course

Registration opens for QCDC’s career adviser training course

Qatar Career Development Centre (QCDC), a member of Qatar Foundation, has opened registration for the fifth edition of its Career Adviser Training Course (CATC).

Spain’s king pays homage to father Juan Carlos

Spain’s king pays homage to father Juan Carlos

Spanish King Felipe VI paid homage to his father Juan Carlos yesterday as the former monarch, fresh from celebrating his 80th birthday, made a public comeback after complaining bitterly of being left on the sidelines.

Govt planning takeover of Hafiz Saeed charities

Govt planning takeover of Hafiz Saeed charities

Pakistan’s government plans to seize control of charities and financial assets linked to Islamist leader Hafiz Saeed, who Washington has designated a terrorist, according to officials and documents reviewed by Reuters.

US sanctions N.Korean missile experts, Russia offers to mediate

US sanctions N.Korean missile experts, Russia offers to mediate

The United States announced sanctions on two of North Korea's most prominent officials behind its ballistic missile program on Tuesday, while Russia reiterated an offer to mediate to ease tension between Washington and Pyongyang.

AZF preps for Bayern in the New Year

AZF preps for Bayern in the New Year

Aspire Zone Foundation (AZF) will mark the start of the New Year by welcoming Germany’s most successful club, Bayern Munich, for a winter training camp from January 2-7, 2018.

Mutko suspends Russian football role to fight Olympic ban

Mutko suspends Russian football role to fight Olympic ban

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko, who has been hit with a lifetime ban from the Olympic Games over doping, yesterday said he is suspending his role as president of the Russian Football Union while he contests the ban in the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

Qatar Grand Masters to skip Saudi chess event

Qatar Grand Masters to skip Saudi chess event

Qatar’s husband and wife team of Grand Masters have decided to miss a lucrative chess tournament in Saudi Arabia starting tomorrow because of a ludicrous demand by the organisers that they don’t display the Qatari flag at any stage during the competition.

QU fetes 105 employers at appreciation ceremony

QU fetes 105 employers at appreciation ceremony

One hundred and five employers were honoured by Qatar University (QU) at the ‘Employer Recognition Ceremony’ held recently in Doha.

Hamsik passes Maradona’s mark as Napoli stay on top

Hamsik passes Maradona’s mark as Napoli stay on top

Marek Hamsik scored his 116th goal in all competitions yesterday to overtake Diego Maradona as Napoli’s all-time record goalscorer and keep the Serie A leaders top for Christmas.

‘Pakistan govt not to opt for another IMF bailout’

‘Pakistan govt not to opt for another IMF bailout’

Pakistan plans launching another international bond in about 45 days to manage external vulnerabilities and said it would do everything possible not to go for another IMF programme in any circumstances.

Attack ‘worst nightmare,’ says family of US bomber

Attack ‘worst nightmare,’ says family of US bomber

Zulifikar Haider hoped his daughter would live the American dream when she married a fellow Bangladeshi living in the US, but that dream turned into a nightmare when the family saw pictures of her husband wounded after allegedly trying to set off a bomb in a crowded New York commuter hub.

Istanbul changes street names 'to remove Gulen links'

Istanbul changes street names 'to remove Gulen links'

Turkey's largest city Istanbul has resolved to change the names of almost 200 streets in a mass renaming campaign, largely to remove any association with the alleged mastermind ...