Ferrari test drives for motoring enthusiasts

Ferrari test drives for motoring enthusiasts

Ferrari Qatar and Mawater Centre have held an exclusive two-day event for the centre’s motoring enthusiasts.

Drones keep a watch over 2mn pilgrims

Drones keep a watch over 2mn pilgrims

Saudi authorities deployed drones to watch over nearly 2mn pilgrims as they ascended Mount Arafat at the climax of the Haj pilgrimage yesterday, part of stepped up efforts to avoid a repeat of last year’s crush.

PM sees conspiracy behind opposition to power plant

PM sees conspiracy behind opposition to power plant

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina smelt a conspiracy behind Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson Khaleda Zia’s sudden open stance against the proposed coal-fired power plant at Rampal, 14kms off the world’s biggest mangrove forest, Sundarbans.

Repair of smart devices 'fraught with risks'

Repair of smart devices 'fraught with risks'

A number of locals have expressed concern that many people take their smartphones, tablets and other smart devices to unauthorised shops for repairs.

Europe markets rebound on better eurozone data

Europe markets rebound on better eurozone data

European stock markets rebounded yesterday, driven by improving eurozone data and signs that the initial impact of Britain’s shock EU exit vote may not be as bad as feared.

Doctors alleviate water on the brain build-up for Thai king

Doctors alleviate water on the brain build-up for Thai king

Doctors treating Thailand's ailing King Bhumibol Adulyadej have performed a procedure to reduce a new build-up of water on the brain, the palace said , the latest in a series of procedures for the 88-year-old.

Coach Loew questions whether German youngsters are ready

Coach Loew questions whether German youngsters are ready

Germany’s Joachim Loew has questioned whether his youngsters are up to scratch at Euro 2016 as he looks set to stick with the world champions’ experienced stars against Northern Ireland.

Hamilton win a boost for his mechanics

Hamilton win a boost for his mechanics

Winning the Monaco Grand Prix transformed Lewis Hamilton’s Formula One season and also provided a timely boost for those working on the triple world champion’s side of the Mercedes garage.

New construction specifications could set global standards

New construction specifications could set global standards

The sixth edition of Qatar Construction Specifications (QCS), to be released by 2018, is expected to set global standards in the field to be a reference for hot and humid regions.

Four Egyptians arrested over satirical Internet video

Four Egyptians arrested over satirical Internet video

Four young Egyptians have been remanded in custody accused of making fun of the government in a satirical video posted on social networks, judicial sources said yesterday.

Good Friday

Good Friday

People place flowers on a cross during a silent march celebrating Good Friday in Durban, South Africa.