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Applications sought for WISE Awards ’20

The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) yesterday announced...

E4J presents overview of its programme

Education for Justice (E4J), a component of the Global Programme for...

Ooredoo sponsors DLD event

Ooredoo sponsored the recent Doha Learning Days event, a six-day...

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GEM report on migrants’ education launched at WISE

The first regional edition of the Global Education Monitoring (GEM)...

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Ooredoo backs Red Rhino Cup

Ooredoo has announced that it is sponsoring the 2019 Red Rhino Cup, a...


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Republicans’ Ukraine conspiracy is ‘untrue’

President Donald Trump’s former Russia adviser Fiona Hill has urged lawmakers in the House of Representatives impeachment inquiry not to promote “politically driven falsehoods” that cast doubt on Russia’s interference in the 2016 US election.

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Imran gets ‘Lifetime Achievement’ award from British Sikh groups

Prime Minister Imran Khan has been recognised with a “Lifetime Achievement” award by two leading British Sikh organisations during the 550th birth anniversary celebrations of the founder of the Sikh faith, Guru Nanak.

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Colombians demonstrate against Duque policies

Thousands of Colombians took to the streets yesterday to demonstrate against liberal economic policies and armed conflict, amid fears from the government that the country could join the violent protest wave sweeping other Latin American countries.


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At least seven killed as Iraq seeks to quell uprising

Seven people were killed on Thursday when Iraqi security forces shot...

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Israeli strikes in Syria kill 24

A total of 24 people, including three civilians, were killed in...

Iraqi youths waving national flags march through Tahrir Square in the Iraqi capital Baghdad as anti-

Iraqi protesters shut roads to ports, oil fields

Anti-government demonstrators in southern Iraq shut roads to two...

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Iran's Rouhani claims victory over unrest and blames foreigners

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday claimed victory over...


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Qatar-Turkey Law and Investment Forum kicks off in Istanbul

The Qatar-Turkey Law and Investment Forum kicked off in Istanbul yesterday. The forum was organised by Al Sulaiti Law Firm and supported by the Qatar Chamber and the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey.

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Asia seen needing $800bn in next decade to feed itself

Asia’s food and agricultural industry will need additional investments of $800bn over the next decade to grow to a sustainable size and reach a point where it can feed itself, according to a report Wednesday.

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Pakistan govt sees $40bn potential in clean energy

The government of Pakistan has announced that it will invite bids for setting up renewable energy projects in the country in a bid to tap the investment potential of $40bn.

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Banks erect financial ‘fence’ as crisis sweeps Lebanon amid protests

Lebanese banks are liquid but operating in a very strong “wave of uncertainty”, the banking association head has said, describing temporary controls introduced this week as “a fence to protect the system” until the situation normalises.

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Opec’s flaring crises add new risk for oil supply

Opec may have no appetite to cut oil production deeper when it meets next month, but flaring political crises across the group are once again threatening supply.

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Stock markets slip as trade war fears resurge

Stock markets slid yesterday after US lawmakers passed a bill supporting civil rights in embattled Hong Kong, possibly jeopardising delicate Chinese-American trade talks.

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