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France, Italy mark 500th anniversary of Leonardo's death in Loire Valley

France, Italy mark 500th anniversary of Leonardo's death in Loire Valley

Five hundred years after the death of Italian master painter Leonardo da Vinci, the Loire Valley town where he spent his last three years will host top-level festivities celebrating his life.

China to show new warships as Beijing flexes military muscle on navy anniversary

China to show new warships as Beijing flexes military muscle on navy anniversary

China will show off new warships including nuclear submarines and destroyers at a parade next week marking 70 years since its navy's founding, a senior commander said on Saturday ...

Bangladesh National Day

Bangladesh National Day

HE the Minister of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs Yousef bin Mohamed al-Othman Fakhro, and Ministry of Foreign Affairs Secretary General HE Dr Ahmed bin Hassan al-Hammadi ...

PM attends QOC anniversary celebration

PM attends QOC anniversary celebration

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani on Thursday attended a ceremony hosted by Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) ...

Qatar Olympic Committee celebrates 40th anniversary

Qatar Olympic Committee celebrates 40th anniversary

Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) celebrated on Thursday its 40th Anniversary in a ceremony held at Kempinski Doha Hotel.

One guard dead, 5 hurt in attack as Iran holds anniversary

One guard dead, 5 hurt in attack as Iran holds anniversary

One member of Iran's Revolutionary Guards was killed and five were wounded in an attack on a base in southeastern Iran on Saturday, Iranian media reported, as the country holds official celebrations ...

India pays tribute to victims on 10th anniversary of Mumbai attacks

India pays tribute to victims on 10th anniversary of Mumbai attacks

India on Monday paid tribute to the more than 160 people killed in a 2008 Islamist militant attack on the city of Mumbai, the 10th anniversary of an assault that raised fears of war with Pakistan.

Sheikha Moza attends Stars of Science 10th anniversary celebrations

Sheikha Moza attends Stars of Science 10th anniversary celebrations

Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation (QF) and HE Sheikha Hind bint Hamad al-Thani, Vice Chairperson and CEO of Qatar Foundation ...

MIA celebrates 10th anniversary with ‘Syria Matters’ exhibition

MIA celebrates 10th anniversary with ‘Syria Matters’ exhibition

The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) marked its 10th anniversary on Wednesday with the opening of ‘Syria Matters’ exhibition, featuring over 100 artefacts dating back from Syria ...

World leaders gather in Paris to mark 100th anniversary of WW1 Armistice

World leaders gather in Paris to mark 100th anniversary of WW1 Armistice

French President Emmanuel Macron welcomed world leaders to the Elysee Palace on Sunday ahead of a commemoration at the Arc de Triomphe to mark the 100th anniversary of the Armistice ...

Al Jazeera celebrates 22nd anniversary

Al Jazeera celebrates 22nd anniversary

Al Jazeera Media Network celebrated its 22nd anniversary on Thursday under the theme 'We are becoming more resolved’.

Qatar Digital Library celebrates fourth anniversary in London

Qatar Digital Library celebrates fourth anniversary in London

Qatar National Library’s Board of Trustees chair HE Sheikha Hind bint Hamad al-Thani and the British Library Board chair Dame Carol Black attended a reception last night at the British Library in London ...