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DR Congo's Dr Mukwege, Yazidi campaigner Murad win Nobel Peace Prize

DR Congo's Dr Mukwege, Yazidi campaigner Murad win Nobel Peace Prize

Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege and Yazidi campaigner Nadia Murad won the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for their work in fighting sexual violence in conflicts around the world.

HRW accuses Yazidi fighters in Iraq of executing civilians

HRW accuses Yazidi fighters in Iraq of executing civilians

Fighters from Iraq's Yazidi community, brutally targeted by the Islamic State group, executed 52 civilians in apparent revenge killings after capturing territory from the jihadists, Human Rights Watch said Wednesday.

HMC holds annual clinical abdominal MRI conference

HMC holds annual clinical abdominal MRI conference

An estimated 380 radiologists, technologists and other allied health professionals from across Qatar and the region gathered in Doha for a three-day intensive Qatar Clinical Abdominal MRI Course (QCAM 2017) covering abdominal and pelvic imaging.

Sri Lanka garbage mountain death toll rises to 10

Sri Lanka garbage mountain death toll rises to 10

The death toll from a collapsed garbage mountain in Colombo has risen to 10 after four children died in hospital overnight from the disaster, authorities said Saturday.

Yazidi "superhero" wins award for helping survivors of IS atrocities

Yazidi "superhero" wins award for helping survivors of IS atrocities

A young Yazidi father-of-four who risked his life to help survivors of Islamic State atrocities in northern Iraq has won a prestigious award for his humanitarian work.

Police piece the plot in Jong-nam murder

Police piece the plot in Jong-nam murder

The woman with the acronym ‘LOL’ on her shirt who was arrested in connection with the murder of North Korea’s Kim Jong-nam stayed in cheap hotels, carried a wad of cash and cut her hair a day before the brazen attack at Kuala Lumpur airport.

Crews work to seal California spillway that forced evacuations

Crews work to seal California spillway that forced evacuations

Emergency crews early on Monday prepared loads of rock to be dropped by helicopters to seal a crumbling spillway that threatens to inundate communities along the Feather River in Northern California, local media reported.

Imperious Real give attacking masterclass

Imperious Real give attacking masterclass

Real Madrid romped to a 6-1 victory over Al Ahli in the opening match of Day Two. The Spanish giants took their chances, scoring almost at will against a Saudi side who looked daunted by the task before them.

Winter storm batters Europe

Winter storm batters Europe

A powerful winter storm battered Europe yesterday, leaving 330,000 homes without power in France, prompting the evacuation of thousands of seaside dwellers in Britain and disrupting travel.

Yazidi woman escapes IS in Mosul as Iraqi forces advance

Yazidi woman escapes IS in Mosul as Iraqi forces advance

A Yazidi woman held captive by Islamic State militants for more than two years managed to escape when Iraqi forces pushed into Mosul and provided information that helped them retake a neighbourhood of the city.

ETFs set to debut on QSE; one-hundredth of indices’ close seen indicative price

ETFs set to debut on QSE; one-hundredth of indices’ close seen indicative price

Proposed ETFs seen offering a “viable” strategy to grow with market at “considerably” lower costs

HIA launches passenger trains inside terminal

HIA launches passenger trains inside terminal

HIA opened the North Node to operations earlier this year, meeting increasing passenger demand for more flights, making HIA one of the fastest growing international hub airports in the world.