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Botswana investigates 154 elephant deaths, rules out poaching

Botswana investigates 154 elephant deaths, rules out poaching

Botswana is investigating the mysterious deaths of at least 154 elephants over two months in the northwest of the country, a wildlife official said on Monday, although poaching or poisoning have been ruled out.

Humanity's homeland found in ancient Botswana

Humanity's homeland found in ancient Botswana

Modern humans emerged 200,000 years ago in a region of northern Botswana, scientists claimed Monday

Qatar Airways to launch direct flights to Botswana capital

Qatar Airways to launch direct flights to Botswana capital

Qatar Airways has announced the launch of its new service to Gaborone, Botswana, from October 27. The capital and largest city of Botswana will be the airline’s first destination in the African country.

Amir, Botswana president hold talks

Amir, Botswana president hold talks

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani held a session of official talks with the President of Botswana Dr Mokgweetsi Masisi at the Amiri Diwan on Monday.

Sheikha Hind meets First Lady of Botswana

Sheikha Hind meets First Lady of Botswana

HE Sheikha Hind bint Hamad al-Thani, vice chairperson and CEO of Qatar Foundation (QF), on Monday met with the First Lady of Botswana, Neo Masisi, at Education City.

Botswana president to meet Amir on Monday

Botswana president to meet Amir on Monday

Botswana President Dr Mokgweetsi Masisi arrived in Doha on Sunday on an official visit to Qatar.

Rough diamond from Botswana sells for $53mn

Rough diamond from Botswana sells for $53mn

The tennis-ball sized diamond was found at Lucara Karowe mine in north-central Botswana in 2015 and weighs 1,109 carats.

Gulf markets downbeat as crude prices remain weak

Gulf markets downbeat as crude prices remain weak

Bargain-hunters lift some Saudi blue chips, but troubled Mobily tumbles again; Dubai’s Arabtec regains some ground...