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Sidra Medicine treats its first patients at new hospital

Sidra Medicine treats its first patients at new hospital

Sidra Medicine has opened its hospital with the launch of its inpatient obstetrics services and several children’s services.

Falling, volatile pound evokes prior UK and emerging forex crises

Falling, volatile pound evokes prior UK and emerging forex crises

Sterling’s slump to its lowest in more than 30 years against the dollar last week in increasingly volatile trading has raised fears Britain’s exit from the European Union could yet trigger a currency crisis like those of 1967, 1976 or 1992.

Karlovic oldest man to reach third round for 25 years

Karlovic oldest man to reach third round for 25 years

Croatian Ivo Karlovic became the oldest man to reach the third round of a grand slam for 25 years when the 37-year-old came through a marathon five-setter against Australian Jordan Thompson at the French Open yesterday.

US allows up to 110 daily flights to Cuba

US allows up to 110 daily flights to Cuba

The US and Cuba yesterday signed an agreement authorising up to 110 daily US commercial flights to Havana and nine other destinations in the communist island, restoring regular air travel for the first time in more than 50 years.