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Stafford’s two TD passes help Lions beat Giants

Stafford’s two TD passes help Lions beat Giants

Detroit rookie Jamal Agnew returned a punt 88 yards for a fourth-quarter touchdown, and Matthew Stafford threw two touchdown passes to help the Lions earn a 24-10 win over the New York Giants on Monday night at Met Life Stadium.

PM meets Pakistan ambassador

PM meets Pakistan ambassador

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani yesterday met Pakistan Ambassador Shahzad Ahmad.

Syria troops closer to besieging IS after crossing river

Syria troops closer to besieging IS after crossing river

Syrian government troops came closer yesterday to encircling the Islamic State group in a pocket of Deir Ezzor city after crossing the adjacent Euphrates River, Moscow and a monitoring group said.

Emir, Deputy Emir, PM greet Chile president

Emir, Deputy Emir, PM greet Chile president

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, His Highness the Deputy Emir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al-Thani and HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani yesterday sent cables of congratulations ...

NHRC moots compensation panel under UN patronage

NHRC moots compensation panel under UN patronage

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) has presented a proposal to consider the possibility of establishing a compensation commission within the framework of the United Nations General Assembly ...

Britain to remain a top place for Qatar investments

Britain to remain a top place for Qatar investments

Has Brexit dimmed the UK’s investment appeal? Not for Qatar. HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani said on Monday Qatar plans to boost its investments in the UK by £5bn ($6.3bn) within the next five years.

Upgrade of key interchange enters crucial phase

Upgrade of key interchange enters crucial phase

The upgrading work of one of the major multi-level interchanges on the New Orbital Highway and Truck Route project at Mazroah, near Umm Slal, is entering a crucial phase.

Recognition for Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Doha

Recognition for Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Doha

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Doha has been recognised for its ‘stellar performance’ in 2016, winning five awards at the annual Rolls-Royce Regional Dealer Awards for Middle East and Africa, held recently in Dubai, the UAE.

MEC, Al Rayan Bank launch loyalty card

MEC, Al Rayan Bank launch loyalty card

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC), in co-operation with Al Rayan Bank, has launched the Iktisadi card in a bid to encourage the use of loyalty cards, which benefit consumers and society at large by increasing savings on purchases.

Indonesian navy impounds Chinese trawler for illegal fishing

Indonesian navy impounds Chinese trawler for illegal fishing

Indonesian warships have detained a Chinese trawler allegedly operating illegally in Indonesian waters, just weeks after a confrontation between vessels from the two countries ...

Show of support

Show of support

Women take part in the last day of official campaigning on Friday for Equatorial Guinea President and presidential candidate Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo....

Nepal to rebuild historic Dharahara tower on its own

Nepal to rebuild historic Dharahara tower on its own

Nepal has decided to rebuild on its own the historic Dharahara tower that was turned into rubble during the April 2015 earthquake.