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Chariot festival in Kathmandu

Chariot festival in Kathmandu

Nepalese devotees pull a chariot during the Seto (White) Machindranath chariot festival in Kathmandu.

Lights out at landmarks worldwide

Lights out at landmarks worldwide

Hong Kong’s iconic skyline dimmed and the sails on Sydney’s Opera House went dark yesterday, as lights on landmarks across Asia were switched ...

DFI to host youth media summit during Ajyal festival

DFI to host youth media summit during Ajyal festival

The Doha Film Institute, in partnership with Italy’s Giffoni Experience, will host a new summit on December 2 and 3 during the second edition of the Ajyal Youth Film Festival.

QRC-Al Khor holds first-aid, rescue training course for local community

QRC-Al Khor holds first-aid, rescue training course for local community

Qatar Red Crescent (QRC) - Al-Khor recently conducted a number of activities and events for the local community

Security, rival operators delay mobile newcomers’ entry to Saudi market

Security, rival operators delay mobile newcomers’ entry to Saudi market

State security requirements and a lack of co-operation from Saudi Arabia’s existing telecom operators have delayed the launch of two new mobile companies until later this year..

Tight rope walk for Al Sadd

Tight rope walk for Al Sadd

It’s familiar territory for Al Sadd, but it’s definitely not where they wanted to be.

Winners of QTA’s Ramadan awards named in ceremony

Winners of QTA’s Ramadan awards named in ceremony

The Ritz-Carlton, Doha won two awards and The St Regis Doha one award as the Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) announced the winners of the Ramadan contest in a ceremony yesterday.

State leadership crisis could split Malaysia opposition

State leadership crisis could split Malaysia opposition

Malaysia’s opposition alliance, which has taken strides towards national power in recent elections, is embroiled in a crisis ...

More Chinese cities relax property rules

More Chinese cities relax property rules

More than half of China’s cities have relaxed property controls and analysts say more are expected to follow, suggesting the central government is easing its grip...

Banks are treated like ‘criminals’: StanChart

Banks are treated like ‘criminals’: StanChart

Banks are being penalised too harshly for lapses in anti-money laundering efforts, Standard Chartered Plc’s head of Asia operations said...

Qatar free of Ebola cases

Qatar free of Ebola cases

The Public Health Department at the Supreme Council of Health (SCH) yesterday said that no case of Ebola had been reported in Qatar.

Cats take over ‘mew-seums’

Cats take over ‘mew-seums’

Cats today are everybody’s darlings, and they are everywhere.