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Thumama water project partial opening by year end

Thumama water project partial opening by year end

The Al Thumama water reservoir project (Package-C), part of the Water Mega Reservoir Project, will partially start operating by the end of this year, disclosed a top official of Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa).

Europe markets soft as Fed-led rally fizzles out

Europe markets soft as Fed-led rally fizzles out

Global equity markets were soft yesterday, weighed down by lower commodity prices at the end of a volatile quarter as a rally prompted by the US Federal Reserve’s interest rate outlook fizzled out.

India regulator gets tough on 'wilful defaulters'

India regulator gets tough on 'wilful defaulters'

India's market regulator Saturday announced a clampdown on "wilful defaulters" as the government tackles mounting bad bank loans, days after tycoon Vijay Mallya left the country owing more than $1 billion.

Budget airline jet makes priority landing in Australia

Budget airline jet makes priority landing in Australia

An Australian budget airline jet made a priority landing in Melbourne after an unusual odour filled the plane's cabin, officials said.

Anwar’s wife replaces him in parliament

Anwar’s wife replaces him in parliament

The wife of jailed Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim won her husband’s parliamentary seat yesterday in a by-election seen as a test of support for the three-party alliance....