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UAE’s omission of Qatar from map draws flak

UAE’s omission of Qatar from map draws flak

The unjust gesture from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) of omitting Qatar from a map exhibited at the recently opened Louvre Museum in Abu Dhabi, has drawn widespread condemnation.

Book publishing turns to all things political

Book publishing turns to all things political

As the nation hotly debated President Trump’s surprise election, Vroman’s Bookstore in Pasadena began stacking pocket-sized copies of the US Constitution near the registers early this year because customers kept asking for them.

Qatar Ranks 14th  in Global Competitiveness Report; stands first in region

Qatar Ranks 14th in Global Competitiveness Report; stands first in region

The State of Qatar has achieved first rank regionally and 14th globally in the Global Competitiveness Report 2015/2016 among 140 other countries.

Romania’s selection woes for crunch tie

Romania’s selection woes for crunch tie

Romania coach Anghel Iordanescu must decide whether veteran left back Razvan Rat can repel the danger of Xherdan Shaqiri in what could be the defining confrontation of his team’s Euro 2016 clash with Switzerland today.

Jet Airways reports first annual profit since 2007

Jet Airways reports first annual profit since 2007

Jet Airways, India’s second-biggest airline by passengers, reported an annual profit yesterday for the first time since 2007 and a year ahead of schedule under its 2014 turnaround plan.

Icebreaker runs aground in Antarctica

Icebreaker runs aground in Antarctica

A ferocious blizzard yesterday was hampering attempts to rescue 68 expeditioners and crew stranded on Australia’s flagship icebreaker Aurora Australis after it broke its mooring and ran aground in frozen Antarctica.

Korean prodigy treads long, hard road to glory

Korean prodigy treads long, hard road to glory

South Korea’s 11-year-old figure skating prodigy You Young has Olympic gold in her sights and with a tough, six-hours-a-day training regime, she’s prepared to work hard to get it.