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Team Qatar Channel Swim makes history

Team Qatar Channel Swim makes history

Seven Qatari amateur athletes successfully crossed the English Channel on Saturday, marking a historic feat that the team has dedicated to His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and the people of Qatar.

Torres returns as Atletico eye quarters

Torres returns as Atletico eye quarters

Fernando Torres is expected to return just two weeks after losing consciousness in a sickening head clash as Atletico Madrid look to seal their place in the Champions League quarter-finals today.

Artefacts from three dynasties on show

Artefacts from three dynasties on show

A new exhibition, Imperial Threads: Motifs and Artisans from Turkey, Iran and India, which opened yesterday at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA), will run until November 4.

Changes planned for All-Star Game

Changes planned for All-Star Game

NBA commissioner Adam Silver promises format changes to make the NBA All-Star Game more competitive before next year’s edition in Los Angeles after a high-scoring affair last month.

Unstable weather in the days ahead

Unstable weather in the days ahead

The country is likely to experience unstable weather from tomorrow evening until Tuesday (February 14) night, resulting in strong winds, rain and thunderstorms, the Qatar Met department has said.

Madonna adopts twin girls from Malawi: court official

Madonna adopts twin girls from Malawi: court official

US superstar Madonna adopted twin girls in Malawi yesterday, a court official told AFP, raising to four the total number of children she has adopted from the southern African nation.

Honda CRF450R debuts in Qatar

Honda CRF450R debuts in Qatar

Doha Marketing Services Company (Domasco), a part of Al-Futtaim and the distributor for Honda motorcycles in Qatar, has announced that the CRF450R, ‘the most powerful, best handling Honda motocross machine ever,’ is now available in the Honda showroom.

El Jaish meet Bunyodkor, Sadd away to Esteghlal

El Jaish meet Bunyodkor, Sadd away to Esteghlal

After posting their best AFC Champions League performance to date in reaching the 2016 semi-finals, Qatar’s El Jaish will be looking to build on last year’s campaign.

Brady stands alone after Super Bowl epic

Brady stands alone after Super Bowl epic

With four Super Bowl victories in his previous six appearances, Tom Brady had already carved himself onto the Mount Rushmore of quarterback icons.

Deeney — from jail to Premier League riches

Deeney — from jail to Premier League riches

Watford striker Troy Deeney’s “light bulb” moment came when the cell door slammed and he contemplated a 10-month jail term for affray five years ago, he told AFP.