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Juve’s cut-price, pint-sized Tevez upstages Ronaldo, Bale

Juve’s cut-price, pint-sized Tevez upstages Ronaldo, Bale

Juventus spent about 12 million euros ($13.42 million) to sign Carlos Tevez.

Bowlers, openers set up easy win for Daredevils

Bowlers, openers set up easy win for Daredevils

Kings XI Punjab’s woes continued as they were thrashed by nine wickets yesterday by Delhi Daredevils after a substandard batting display.

NBA bans Clippers owner for life over racist remarks

NBA bans Clippers owner for life over racist remarks

Now that the NBA has banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling from pro basketball for life over racist comments the league says he acknowledged making...

EC issues notice to Modi

EC issues notice to Modi

The Election Commission yesterday issued notice to the Bharatiya Janata party’s prime minister candidate Narendra Modi.

Author Banks dies of cancer aged 59

Author Banks dies of cancer aged 59

Iain Banks has died of cancer aged 59, his family said yesterday.

Cartoonists tread warily in Iranian political minefield

Cartoonists tread warily in Iranian political minefield

Press cartoonists say they are dodging “moving red lines” in the run-up to a June 14 presidential election in Iran...

Samsung’s new Smart TV line-up launched in Qatar

Samsung’s new Smart TV line-up launched in Qatar

Samsung Electronics and Techno Blue Trading launched in Qatar yesterday the 2013 Samsung Smart TV line-up.

Laying down roots in Doha

Laying down roots in Doha

As the owner of four businesses — dealing with road works, oil field maintenance services, furniture and pharmaceutical distribution — Mibu Jose is understandably a rather busy man.

QIB launches new product for premium clients

QIB launches new product for premium clients

QIB has launched a new banking proposition - Tamayuz, which is aimed at providing “exclusive” products and services to its premium clients.

Balloon fest!

Balloon fest!

A hot air balloon shaped like Darth Vader’s head floats over Canberra yesterday.

Charity unveils education project in Indonesia

Charity unveils education project in Indonesia

Qatar Charity (QC) has opened a multi-service centre in the Indonesian region of Banten in the presence of a number of officials in the region ...

Maersk Qatar unit, GDI sign QR 770mn contract

Maersk Qatar unit, GDI sign QR 770mn contract

Maersk Oil Qatar and Gulf Drilling International (GDI) yesterday signed a QR770mn, four-year agreement.