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Kahramaa 'sets record' in minimising electricity loss, interruption

Kahramaa 'sets record' in minimising electricity loss, interruption

The electricity transmission and distribution networks of Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) marked a record by "showing unprecedented performance and bringing down electricity loss and interruption remarkably" in 2019.

Emergency teams pump out 45mn gallons of rain water

Emergency teams pump out 45mn gallons of rain water

The rain emergency teams at the different municipalities across the country have worked around the clock to instantly dry out the rain water accumulations to maintain the safety and security of the inhabitants at the residential areas,

Pressure on leader Bjork to win title: Michelisz

Pressure on leader Bjork to win title: Michelisz

Norbert Michelisz believes the pressure is on Thed Bjork to win the FIA World Touring Car Championship at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar tomorrow.

Indian embassy held four consular camps this month

Indian embassy held four consular camps this month

The Indian embassy held four consular camps this month for residents of Salwa, Mesaieed, Al Khor, and Dukhan/Zikreet areas, the monthly community house was informed last week. Twenty-nine consular services were rendered at the sittings held in the four places.

Evening Standard sorry for editing out singer’s braids

Evening Standard sorry for editing out singer’s braids

The London Evening Standard has apologised to Solange Knowles for airbrushing her crown of braids from an image on the cover of its magazine.

Europe markets mixed as Wall Street returns

Europe markets mixed as Wall Street returns

Europe’s main stock markets traded mixed yesterday as Wall Street fell upon its return from a long holiday weekend dominated by North Korea’s weekend nuclear test.

Sounds like a tall story at US Open

Sounds like a tall story at US Open

When 6ft 8in (2.03m) Kevin Anderson faces 6ft 6in (1.98m) Sam Querrey at the US Open today, it will be the tallest Grand Slam quarter-final, semi-final or final of the modern era.

MoI service transactions

MoI service transactions

The Ministry of Interior has tweeted an infographic depicting the number of service transactions completed during first half of 2017.

Ten sailors missing after US destroyer collision off Singapore

Ten sailors missing after US destroyer collision off Singapore

Ten US sailors were missing and five injured early Monday after their destroyer collided with a tanker east of Singapore, the second accident involving an American warship in two months.

Parents, hospital clash on taking baby home to die

Parents, hospital clash on taking baby home to die

The parents of terminally ill baby Charlie Gard yesterday accused a London hospital of preventing their son from coming home to die, the latest harrowing confrontation in a legal battle that has raised emotions far and wide.

Americans, Briton killed in key battle for Raqqa

Americans, Briton killed in key battle for Raqqa

Two Americans and a Briton have died fighting alongside Syrian Kurdish forces as they battle to oust the Islamic State group from its Raqqa stronghold, the forces said yesterday.

Shastri named India coach till 2019 WC

Shastri named India coach till 2019 WC

Former all-rounder Ravi Shastri has been appointed India coach until the 2019 World Cup, the country’s cricket board (BCCI) said in a statement yesterday.