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No trace of shots fired, no casualties in London incident

British police said they had not located "any trace" of shots fired or any casualties following a...

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A bomb explosion ripped through the Rawda mosque frequented by Sufis roughly 40 kilometres west of...

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Qatar calls for joint efforts to combat terrorism financing

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister H E Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani said Qatar...

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Bazm-e-Urdu Qatar (BUQ), the oldest Urdu Literary organisation in Qatar bids farewell to prominent...

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Four teams are set to compete in the semi-finals of the fifth University League today.

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For actor Mark Hamill, the man behind "Star Wars" hero Luke Skywalker for four decades, the...

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American actor and musician David Cassidy, a 1970s teen idol best known for his role in...

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Kim Kardashian West buys 'single pad'

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Qatar Qatar calls for joint efforts to combat terrorism financing

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Qatar Korean version of Qatari Constitution unveiled

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With the beginning of the camping season, campers and visitors to the Sealine, Khor Al Adaid (Inland Sea), and surrounding areas are urged to take the...

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Qatar ‘Qatar’s Strongest Man event begins today

The stage is all set for the highly-anticipated fifth annual ‘Qatar’s Strongest Man’ (QSM) competition, organised by Aspire Zone Foundation...

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Qatar Qatar to build mega power and water plant in Ras Rukn

Qatar has decided to build another mega power and water plant in Ras Rukn in Al Shamal to meet the future need of the utilities in the country and...

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Europe Paris circus personnel kill escaped tiger

A tiger that escaped from a circus in Paris on Friday was shot dead by the owner, who was then taken into custody, police said.

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Europe Panic on London’s Oxford Street after reports of shooting

Panic erupted among Christmas shopping crowds on London’s Oxford Street on Friday evening as armed officers raced to respond to reports of shots...

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British police said they had not located "any trace" of shots fired or any casualties following a security alert in the Oxford Circus shopping...

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World Business Amazon workers in Germany, Italy stage Black Friday strike

Workers at a half dozen Amazon distribution centers in Germany and one in Italy walked off the job Friday, in a protest timed to coincide with "Black...

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Qatar Business Abdullah bin Hamad to lead ministerial panel at 8th...

The Chairman of ‘The Abdullah Bin Hamad Al-Attiyah International Foundation for Energy and Sustainable Development, H E Abdullah bin Hamad Al...

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Middle East Business Monetary impact of Lebanon crisis limited: central bank...

Lebanon’s central bank governor Riad Salameh said on Thursday that the monetary impact of a political crisis in Lebanon was limited and there was...

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World Business China's trade with North Korea sinks in Oct after UN...

China’s trade with North Korea fell to $334.9 million in October, its lowest since February as imports sank to their weakest in years, data showed...

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Qatar Business Qatar will remain world’s top clean energy producer

Minister of Energy and Industry, H E Dr Mohammed bin Saleh Al Sada said yesterday that natural gas was the ideal solution to the climate change issue,...

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Qatar Sport Qatari Mutaz Essa Barshim Male Athlete of theYear

Qatari high jumper Mutaz Essa Barshim and Belgium's heptathlon champion Nafissatou Thiam were named the IAAF's men's and women's athlete of the year...

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Cricket Stonewall Smith drags Australia back from brink

Captain Steve Smith frustrated England with a fighting half-century and pushed Australia to 165 for four at the close of a see-sawing day two,...

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Qatar Sport Doha ready for Ride of Champions

More than 1,100 riders will take part in the main event of this year’s Ride of Champions, organisers announced yesterday.

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Qatar Sport Wesley out to defend title as Lions Rugby fiesta kicks off

Rugby fans in Doha will be in for a treat when the seventh edition of Lions Sri Lankan Schools 7’s Touch Rugby Tournament will be held today at the...

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Having adopted hamburgers, Halloween and a host of English words, some in France are worried about the latest cultural import from America: the day of...

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Culture Sorrow and admiration in Mugabe's home village

Kutama, 55 miles (90 kilometres) west of the capital Harare, has been a heartland of deeply personal support for Mugabe for decades, benefiting from...

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Oman -- home to Sunnis, Shiites and adherents of the Ibadi branch of Islam, the sultanate's majority sect -- increasingly stands out as a bastion of...

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A man doomed to die after suffering burns across 95 percent of his body was saved by skin transplants from his identical twin in a world-first...

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Food Finland baker launches bread made from crushed crickets

Finnish bakery and food service company Fazer launched on Thursday what it said was the world’s first insect-based bread to be offered to consumers...

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From breathtaking landscapes to famous personalities and unsung heroes, the images captured by Pakistani photojournalist and multi-faceted artist...

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The theme of the event ‘Goem, Goenkar, Goenkarponn’ was a nicely thought out phrase that has captured Goans all across the world.

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The 62nd Karnataka Rajyothsava Day, (state formation day) was celebrated by Karnataka Sangha Qatar (KSQ) recently at Delhi Public School Auditorium...

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In line with World Diabetes Day, Aster DM Healthcare, one of the largest private healthcare providers which operate in multiple GCC states, organised...

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Jon Hendricks, a jazz singer whose compelling scat-style renditions and lyricizing of instrumental standards earned him the nickname "the James Joyce...

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For actor Mark Hamill, the man behind "Star Wars" hero Luke Skywalker for four decades, the blockbuster space saga offers the perfect escape from...

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With growing tension over filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmavati", actress Aditi Rao Hydari has questioned why people don't express as much...

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American actor and musician David Cassidy, a 1970s teen idol best known for his role in musical-sitcom "The Partridge Family," died Tuesday. He was...

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Hollywood Kim Kardashian West buys 'single pad'

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