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UBL celebrates QND

UBL celebrates QND

Shahid Amin Sheikh, general manager of United Bank Ltd (UBL), cutting a cake in the presence of staff members at a ceremony held to celebrate Qatar National Day.

Iraq Kurd leader delays independence vote announcement

Iraq Kurd leader delays independence vote announcement

Iraqi Kurdish leader Massud Barzani on Saturday delayed a scheduled news conference on a controversial independence referendum he has called for next week as international pressure mounts for a postponement.

SC board meeting

SC board meeting

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani chaired yesterday at Al Bahr Palace this year’s second board meeting of the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy.

Father-in-law of drug lord 'El Chapo' given 10 years in prison

Father-in-law of drug lord 'El Chapo' given 10 years in prison

A Mexican judge has sentenced the father-in-law of drug lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman to more than a decade in prison, Mexican officials said Friday.

Immigration crackdown heats up for illegals and tech workers

Immigration crackdown heats up for illegals and tech workers

Encouraged by a sharp downturn in illegal border crossers, the US administration is ramping up a crackdown on undocumented immigrants, taking aim at both Central American labourers and Indian tech workers in Silicon Valley.

Decision process on 48 WC teams unacceptable : Rummenigge

Decision process on 48 WC teams unacceptable : Rummenigge

The decision-making process that led FIFA to increase the number of teams at the World Cup to 48 starting with the 2026 tournament is unacceptable, European Club Association (ECA) chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said yesterday.

Blues fall in overtime to Edmonton Oilers 3-2

Blues fall in overtime to Edmonton Oilers 3-2

On a night that featured the top two point-scorers in the NHL on the same ice, it’s not surprising their fingerprints were all over the game.

Sri Lanka bans fake cinnamon to protect spice image

Sri Lanka bans fake cinnamon to protect spice image

Sri Lanka has banned the import of cinnamon substitutes in a bid to safeguard the reputation of its legendary spice "Ceylon cinnamon," a government minister said on Monday.

Immunisation schedule to keep Qatar polio-free

Immunisation schedule to keep Qatar polio-free

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has marked World Polio Day with the theme, ‘One Day. One Focus: Ending Polio,’ with a commitment to ensure that Qatar remains free of poliomyelitis by encouraging the vaccination of children below five.

It’s mango time

It’s mango time

The wait is over. It is that time of the year. It is time for Pakistani mangoes, fresh from the orchards in Punjab and Sindh provinces, famous for their unique varieties.

Qatar gears up for Eid al-Fitr  celebrations

Qatar gears up for Eid al-Fitr celebrations

The festivity is organised by the Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and its partners

IS-claimed Baghdad blast kills at least 119

IS-claimed Baghdad blast kills at least 119

A suicide car bombing claimed by the Islamic State group ripped through a busy Baghdad shopping district yesterday...