Gulf Times - Counterfeited-seals
Honduran election crisis festers as rivals claim victory

Honduran election crisis festers as rivals claim victory

Four days after voting in a presidential election, Honduras sank deeper into crisis on Thursday, with no clear winner in sight and the vote count disputed by the US-friendly incumbent's centrist rival ...

Blockading countries fail to break Qatar's will to be independent

Blockading countries fail to break Qatar's will to be independent

This unprecedented crisis in the history of inter-Gulf relations has created a state of mistrust not only among the governments of the Gulf states but also among the citizens of these countries.

Nigerian protesters demand sick president return or quit

Nigerian protesters demand sick president return or quit

Nigerian protesters demanded yesterday that President Muhammadu Buhari, receiving treatment in London for an undisclosed ailment for more than three months, either return or resign.

HMC announces two keynote speakers for Middle East Forum

HMC announces two keynote speakers for Middle East Forum

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has announced two of the keynote speakers for this year’s Middle East Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare who will offer delegates a very different perspective on healthcare provision.

50 startups to attend Entrepreneurship Zone at Qitcom 2017

50 startups to attend Entrepreneurship Zone at Qitcom 2017

Qitcom 2017 is set to provide a launch pad for Qatar’s digital industry by showcasing entrepreneurship, championing digital innovation, promoting investment opportunities, and tailored learning events ...

CID seizes counterfeit jewellery seals

CID seizes counterfeit jewellery seals

Counterfeited seals of renowned international gold and jewellery brands have been seized by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) from a workshop in Doha.

Congo rebel revival ‘threatens elections’

Congo rebel revival ‘threatens elections’

The Democratic Republic of the Congo has told the United Nations that a re-emergence of the M23 rebellion in the east is endangering a deal with the opposition intended to lead to a presidential election this year.

Al-Tawakkul: Trusting in Allah

Al-Tawakkul: Trusting in Allah

All praise is due to Allah. We thank Him and we seek His help, guidance and forgiveness. We seek refuge with Allah from the evil promptings of our souls and the evil consequences of our deeds.

Aligning the West for an uncertain world

Aligning the West for an uncertain world

In 2016, the United Kingdom made the momentous decision to leave the European Union, Donald Trump was elected president of the United States, and many European countries continued to struggle with internal challenges. The EU feels less stable than at any point in my lifetime.

Germany-bound Eurowings flight lands over bomb scare

Germany-bound Eurowings flight lands over bomb scare

A flight operated by Lufthansa's budget unit Eurowings travelling from Salalah in Oman to Cologne, Germany made an emergency landing in Kuwait after a bomb scare on Sunday ...

Swimmers take icy plunge at China snow festival

Swimmers take icy plunge at China snow festival

Ignoring sub-zero temperatures and biting Siberian winds, 400 swimmers plunged into an icy river in China's northern city of Harbin on Thursday, the first day of the city's annual ice and snow festival.

Islamic State names new leader of Nigeria's Boko Haram

Islamic State names new leader of Nigeria's Boko Haram

Islamic State has named a new leader of Boko Haram, the Nigerian militant group which last year swore allegiance to it. Abu Musab al-Barnawi was named Islamic State's governor for West Africa in a two-page interview in its weekly magazine, al-Naba, which was circulated late on Tuesday.