In rural Senegal, seeds of hope germinate for working women

In rural Senegal, seeds of hope germinate for working women

In Nganda, a rural community in remote Senegal close to the Gambian border, restaurant owner Aissatou Tisse is carving out a reputation for tasty homemade, locally grown food.

Rwanda predicts mountain gorilla numbers are up, ahead of census

Rwanda predicts mountain gorilla numbers are up, ahead of census

A census of mountain gorillas due in March will likely show numbers have risen this decade, experts said during a ceremony to mark Rwanda’s expansion of its Volcano National Park.

Qatar Museums offers unique IDAM apprenticeship to up-and-coming Qatari chef

Qatar Museums offers unique IDAM apprenticeship to up-and-coming Qatari chef

Qatar Museums (QM) has offered Qatari national Mohamed al-Sulaiti a unique apprenticeship at the Museum of Islamic Art’s (MIA) award-winning restaurant, IDAM. Mohamed al-Sulaiti started his apprenticeship a month ago, after completing a series of IDAM masterclasses over the past year.

Hamad Port will boost global trade, says official

Hamad Port will boost global trade, says official

The Hamad Port offers opportunities to create cargo movement towards the upper Gulf, and the generally upward global trade, along with expansion in the regional economies ...

Malan inspires England with first ton of series

Malan inspires England with first ton of series

Australian quicks were let down in the field by three dropped catches

Trump's war on CNN takes on new significance in merger debate

Trump's war on CNN takes on new significance in merger debate

The war between Donald Trump and CNN has taken a new turn with the government's challenge to a tie-up between AT&T and the cable news channel's parent firm Time Warner.

Ride of Champions main event sold out online

Ride of Champions main event sold out online

Ride of Champions 2017 organisers Qatar Cyclists and presenting partner Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) yesterday announced that the main family-friendly cycling event taking place this weekend at Qatar Foundation’s (QF) Education City has sold out online.

NY attacker linked to IS 'radicalised domestically'

NY attacker linked to IS 'radicalised domestically'

The driver, who moved to America in 2010, mowed down pedestrians and cyclists over a mile-long stretch of a bike path on Lower's Manhattan's West Side, as children and their parents prepared to celebrate Halloween.

Tensions rise after Israel blows up Gaza tunnel

Tensions rise after Israel blows up Gaza tunnel

Tensions rose yesterday after an Israeli operation to blow up a tunnel from the Gaza Strip killed seven Palestinians in one of the deadliest incidents since a devastating 2014 war.

Al-Marri meets UN official

Al-Marri meets UN official

Qatar’s National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) Chairman Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri met with UN Special Rapporteur Idriss Jazairy on the negative impact of the unilateral coercive measures by the blockading countries on Qatar, at the UN headquarters in Geneva yesterday.

Temer faces charges with stronger hand

Temer faces charges with stronger hand

Three months after political allies rescued him from a bribery case, Brazil’s President Michel Temer is facing his latest indictment with a strengthened hand.

Dileep’s wife seeks anticipatory bail

Dileep’s wife seeks anticipatory bail

Malayalam actress Kavya Madhavan, the wife of actor Dileep, yesterday applied for anticipatory bail in the abduction and molestation case of a fellow actress in February. The Kerala High Court said it would hear her appeal tomorrow.