Gulf Times - Alastair-Cook
State-of-the-art Hamad Port capable of meeting global demand

State-of-the-art Hamad Port capable of meeting global demand

The Hamad Port, which is being officially opened on Tuesday, has played a significant role in increasing Qatar’s foreign trade and in the development of the country’s major industries, an official of a local company has said.

Labour backs Trident after Corbyn dithers

Labour backs Trident after Corbyn dithers

Labour has moved hastily to shut down speculation that it could withdraw support for Britain’s nuclear deterrent, after Jeremy Corbyn appeared to leave open the idea that renewing Trident could be left out of the party’s manifesto.

Deputy PM meets Singapore envoy

Deputy PM meets Singapore envoy

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud holding talks with Singapore’s ambassador to Qatar Jai S Sohan in Doha yesterday.

Indian spinners wrap up win over England

Indian spinners wrap up win over England

India spinners Ravichandran Ashwin and Jayant Yadav claimed three wickets apiece in the second innings to lead the hosts to a comfortable 246-run win in the second test against England on Monday.

Qatar’s al-Attiyah storms to Baja Spain victory

Qatar’s al-Attiyah storms to Baja Spain victory

Qatar’s Nasser Saleh al-Attiyah and French navigator Matthieu Baumel delivered a sensational last stage performance to earn Overdrive Racing and Toyota a first ever victory in Baja Spain Arag?n, round five of this year’s FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies, yesterday afternoon.

Capturing the glory of Qhapaq Nan

Capturing the glory of Qhapaq Nan

Merely describing Qhapaq Nan, the Andean Road System that helped the South American civilisation flourish greatly in the 15th and 16th centuries, exhausts the limits of human imagination.

Chicago Cubs dominate MLB all-star team

Chicago Cubs dominate MLB all-star team

The Chicago Cubs will have all four of their players making up the starting infield for next week’s annual all-star game, Major League Baseball announced on Tuesday.

‘Bailly has the qualities to succeed at United’

‘Bailly has the qualities to succeed at United’

Manchester United’s versatile new centre back Eric Bailly has all the attributes needed to help bolster their defence next season and will get all the help he needs to develop at the club, manager Jose Mourinho has said.

 Alderson tasked with keeping Mets at National level

Alderson tasked with keeping Mets at National level

The annual general managers’ meetings signal the unofficial beginning of baseball’s hot stove season. And with the meetings officially starting on Monday...

Tamuq, QBWA sign pact to support women engineers

Tamuq, QBWA sign pact to support women engineers

Texas A&M University at Qatar (Tamuq) and the Qatari Businesswomen Association (QBWA) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) recently at the VIP Majlis of the Texas A&M Engineering Building

Gold the best remedy for Pearson

Gold the best remedy for Pearson

After a week of controversy surrounding a feud with her coach, Australia’s Sally Pearson felt the weight of the world lifted