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Goffin sets up Federer semi at ATP Finals

Goffin sets up Federer semi at ATP Finals

David Goffin pummelled his good friend Dominic Thiem 6-4, 6-1 to advance to the semi-finals of the ATP Finals yesterday, where he will have the daunting task of facing Roger Federer.

HMC launches online portal for researchers

HMC launches online portal for researchers

The Medical Research Centre (MRC) at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has launched an innovative online portal for researchers in Qatar.

The Push to outer limits

The Push to outer limits

Imagine: Every morning begins with an unobscured, brilliantly multicoloured sunrise and overwhelming gusts of wind racing through Yosemite Valley.

Russia wants rouble to stop acting like an oil currency

Russia wants rouble to stop acting like an oil currency

Russia wants the rouble to stop acting like an oil currency.

Tech stocks set to rule the roost again on Wall Street

Tech stocks set to rule the roost again on Wall Street

Technology shares have led US stocks to record highs and are expected to continue to rise, but as market value becomes concentrated in the largest companies, some are beginning to look for the next rally leader.

Emir meets delegates to 17th Doha Forum

Emir meets delegates to 17th Doha Forum

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met several global leaders at Doha Sheraton Hotel yesterday morning on the sidelines of the 17th session of Doha Forum.

Vettel masters Hamilton to win Australian GP

Vettel masters Hamilton to win Australian GP

Sebastian Vettel out-manoeuvred Lewis Hamilton and the world champion Mercedes team with a stunning victory in the season-opening Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne yesterday.

Focus on cyber security at Ministry of Defence meet

Focus on cyber security at Ministry of Defence meet

Experts from the Hamad Bin Khalifa University’s College of Science and Engineering hosted representatives from the Ministry of Defence on a course that highlighted cyber security threats, how to guard against them, and what to do when a cyber attack takes place.

GCC guide for food control from April

GCC guide for food control from April

The Ministry of Public Health announced yesterday that the GCC Guide for Control on Imported Food will be implemented from April and made mandatory from October this year.

Rock 'n' roll pioneer Chuck Berry dies at 90

Rock 'n' roll pioneer Chuck Berry dies at 90

Chuck Berry, who duck-walked his way into the pantheon of rock 'n' roll pioneers as one of its most influential guitarists and lyricists, died on Saturday at his Missouri home. He was 90.

10 wounded after volcanic explosion on Mount Etna

10 wounded after volcanic explosion on Mount Etna

Ten people were injured by flying rock and lava after Mount Etna, Europe’s biggest active volcano, burst into life yesterday, according to a BBC journalist and others caught up in a terrifying drama on the upper slopes.

Thousands of trees to get a new life at 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar sites

Thousands of trees to get a new life at 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar sites

Thousands of trees from public spaces under construction and private owners will be given a new life at 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar sites in the coming years, according to the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC).