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Aegean Desert exhibition inaugurated at Katara

Aegean Desert exhibition inaugurated at Katara

Dr al-Sulaiti expressed delight at the exhibition’s opening, saying: “It is a very special exhibition that extends bridges of art and communication, not only between two places, but also between cultures”.
11/22/2019 12:49:43 AM
Paraguay’s First Lady applauds EAA’s global push for education

Paraguay’s First Lady applauds EAA’s global push for education

The First Lady of Paraguay, Silvana Lopez Moreira, hailed the efforts of Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of the Education Above All (EAA), for her valued efforts in serving education around the world, expressing pride at partaking in the World Innovation Summit for Education
11/22/2019 12:47:27 AM
Get the feel of the World Cup venues at Gulf Cup: officials

Get the feel of the World Cup venues at Gulf Cup: officials

‘We are trying to run operations for this tournament, which is very close to our hearts as Qataris’
11/22/2019 12:44:53 AM
Applications sought for WISE Awards ’20

Applications sought for WISE Awards ’20

The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) yesterday announced the opening of the 2020 WISE Awards call for applications, which, annually, sees the acknowledgement of six innovative projects that positively contribute to education and society.
11/22/2019 12:44:51 AM
E4J presents overview of its programme

E4J presents overview of its programme

Education for Justice (E4J), a component of the Global Programme for the Implementation of the Doha Declaration, took part in the World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), presenting an overview of its educational programme on the Launch Pad.
11/22/2019 12:42:48 AM
AJS Wathanan wins Al Gharafa Cup

AJS Wathanan wins Al Gharafa Cup

Champion trainer Jassim Mohamed Ghazali saddles three winners; Casamento rides two
11/22/2019 12:41:27 AM
Ooredoo sponsors DLD event

Ooredoo sponsors DLD event

Ooredoo sponsored the recent Doha Learning Days event, a six-day festival held before the World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) 2019 in Doha.
11/22/2019 12:39:09 AM
GEM report on migrants’ education launched at WISE

GEM report on migrants’ education launched at WISE

The first regional edition of the Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report published by Unesco was launched at the World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) in Doha yesterday.
11/22/2019 12:37:58 AM
Ooredoo backs Red Rhino Cup

Ooredoo backs Red Rhino Cup

Ooredoo has announced that it is sponsoring the 2019 Red Rhino Cup, a community event organised by the Indonesian Football Association in Qatar (IFQ).
11/22/2019 12:36:44 AM
President of Armenia leaves Doha

President of Armenia leaves Doha

President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian left Doha yesterday morning after an official visit to the country.
11/22/2019 12:35:17 AM
Republicans’ Ukraine conspiracy is ‘untrue’

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.
11/22/2019 12:32:27 AM
Imran gets ‘Lifetime Achievement’ award from British Sikh groups

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.
11/22/2019 12:13:03 AM
Colombians demonstrate against Duque policies

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.
11/22/2019 12:09:03 AM
French cop on trial over ‘yellow vest’ violence

French cop on trial over ‘yellow vest’ violence

A French police officer appeared in court yesterday for hurling a paving stone at protesters during a “yellow vest” rally, the first member of the security forces to face trial after numerous allegations of police brutality during the weekly protests.
11/22/2019 12:05:42 AM
Labour unveils ‘radical’ plan to remake Britain

Labour unveils ‘radical’ plan to remake Britain

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn unveiled his party’s election manifesto yesterday, setting out radical plans to transform Britain with public sector pay rises, higher taxes on companies and a sweeping nationalisation of infrastructure.
11/21/2019 11:57:25 PM
Queen presents Attenborough award

Queen presents Attenborough award

Queen Elizabeth presented broadcaster David Attenborough with an award for his hit television nature series Blue Planet II, which raised public awareness around the world of the danger of plastic pollution in oceans.
11/21/2019 11:53:10 PM
Modi govt selling country, says Congress

Modi govt selling country, says Congress

The Congress yesterday slammed the government over the disinvestment of profitable public sector undertaking and accused it of selling the country.
11/21/2019 11:49:58 PM
Maharashtra government formation inches closer

Maharashtra government formation inches closer

After a hectic five days of politicking in New Delhi, the political action returned to Maharashtra again yesterday as the Shiv Sena, Nationalist Congress Party and Congress finalised their government formation plans, according to sources in the parties.
11/21/2019 11:48:57 PM
Manhood in the Qur’an and the Sunnah

Manhood in the Qur’an and the Sunnah

Manhood is a quality that is pursued by people of high ambitions and serious thinking men.
11/21/2019 11:44:17 PM
Australian PM denies climate link as smoke chokes Sydney

Australian PM denies climate link as smoke chokes Sydney

Australia’s Prime Minister yesterday denied his climate policies had caused unprecedented bushfires ravaging the country and insisted his government was doing enough to tackle global warming.
11/21/2019 11:37:48 PM
Qatar plays active role in release of Afghan detainees

Qatar plays active role in release of Afghan detainees

Qatar has welcomed the release of US and Australian university professors who were held in Afghanistan, as well as the release of a number of Afghan detainees.
11/21/2019 11:30:26 PM
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11/21/2019 11:18:06 PM
Qatar-Turkey Law and Investment Forum kicks off in Istanbul

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.
11/21/2019 11:12:16 PM
Israeli settlements in Palestine 'illegal'

Israeli settlements in Palestine 'illegal'

Members of the UN Security Council strongly opposed the US announcement that it no longer considers Israeli settlements to be a violation of international law.
11/21/2019 10:51:41 PM
New Sri Lanka president swears in his brother as PM

New Sri Lanka president swears in his brother as PM

Sri Lanka’s newly elected president Gotabaya Rajapaksa yesterday swore in his elder brother, former president Mahinda Rajapaksa, as prime minister, cementing the powerful family’s political comeback.
11/21/2019 10:50:22 PM
Three years until 2022 Qatar World Cup kicks off

Three years until 2022 Qatar World Cup kicks off

Qatar Airways on Thursday tweeted an image marking "three years to the day until the start of the world’s biggest sporting event, the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022".
11/21/2019 10:48:18 PM
Ethiopian PM praises referendum for new state

Ethiopian PM praises referendum for new state

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed yesterday praised the conduct of a referendum in the ethnic Sidama region, that many expect will approve the creation of a new federal state.
11/21/2019 10:47:13 PM
International Perfumes and Cosmetics Exhibition kicks off at DECC

International Perfumes and Cosmetics Exhibition kicks off at DECC

The first edition of the International Perfumes and Cosmetics Exhibition, organised by Kuwait International Fair Company (KIFC), kicked off on Thursday ...
11/21/2019 10:43:52 PM
Gulf Cup to be a fine show of entertainment and football

Gulf Cup to be a fine show of entertainment and football

The preparations for the spectacular 24th Arabian Gulf Cup are in full swing with as many as 900 personnel and 500 volunteers getting ready to host thousands of football fans from across the region.
11/21/2019 10:35:36 PM
Mourinho not planning on big changes at Spurs

Mourinho not planning on big changes at Spurs

Portuguese manager insists he will not demand millions to spend in the transfer market
11/21/2019 10:32:24 PM
‘Ajyal’s jury programme inspires children to have their voices heard’

‘Ajyal’s jury programme inspires children to have their voices heard’

Ajyal Film Festival’s jury programme inspires and encourages young people to have their voices heard and step out of their comfort zone, Doha-based Filipino film producer Jemina Legaspi has said.
11/21/2019 10:31:24 PM
Sailiya and Duhail lock horns in a must-win game

Sailiya and Duhail lock horns in a must-win game

Al Sailiya will face Al Duhail in a third round Ooredoo Cup match at the Al Ahli Stadium today. Sailiya are at the bottom of the Group B, having lost both their games. They are the only side yet to open their account.
11/21/2019 10:29:48 PM