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IRA fighter turned peacemaker McGuinness dies

IRA fighter turned peacemaker McGuinness dies

Northern Ireland's former deputy first minister and one-time Irish Republican Army commander Martin McGuinness has died aged 66, his Irish nationalist party Sinn Fein said on Tuesday.

Coalition denies raids on funeral

Coalition denies raids on funeral

The Saudi-led coalition fighting in support of Yemen’s internationally recognised government denied carrying out air strikes on a funeral in Sanaa which rebels said killed more than 100 people yesterday.

Infrastructure investment to support Qatar’s overall growth till 2019, says S&P

Infrastructure investment to support Qatar’s overall growth till 2019, says S&P

Qatar’s real (inflation-adjusted) per capita economic growth trend, is “strongly negative”; even as huge infrastructure investment will support the overall growth over 2016-2019, ....

Apple tax decision not against US: Juncker

Apple tax decision not against US: Juncker

European authorities’ decision to slap Apple with a huge bill for back taxes was not a decision “against the United States”, European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker said yesterday as world leaders gathered in China for a major economic summit.

Palestinian Doctor Dolittle cares for Gaza’s stray dogs

Palestinian Doctor Dolittle cares for Gaza’s stray dogs

Among the many problems Gaza faces, from conflict to homelessness, power cuts and a lack of fresh water

Amir can still be world’s best, says captain Misbah

Amir can still be world’s best, says captain Misbah

Mohamed Amir can still become the best bowler in the world despite serving a five-year ban for spot-fixing, Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq said yesterday.

QU graduation ceremony

QU graduation ceremony

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani attended the graduation ceremony of the 39th batch of Qatar University...

Fishing to resume on improved weather

Fishing to resume on improved weather

A number of fishermen from Al Wakrah, Al Shamal and Al Khor resumed duties yesterday evening following a lull in their operations due to windy conditions in coastal areas.

Top steel industry seen producing most ever on price surge

Top steel industry seen producing most ever on price surge

China, maker of half the world’s steel, probably boosted production to a record in April as mills fired up furnaces and domestic prices

Chicago Bears release veteran safety Rolle

Chicago Bears release veteran safety Rolle

The Chicago Bears released veteran safety Antrel Rolle after one injury-plagued season with the team.

Rangers hammer Bruins, Islanders snap losing streak

Rangers hammer Bruins, Islanders snap losing streak

It was a lengthy, late game filled with video reviews that went the Rangers’ way. But, mainly, it was a second straight strong performance at Madison Square Garden.