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Somalia executes perpetrator on anniversary of deadliest attack

Somalia executes perpetrator on anniversary of deadliest attack

Somalia on Sunday executed by firing squad a man linked to one of the country's deadliest ever attacks, one year after the tragedy which left over 500 dead, a court statement and police sources said.

Sheikha Hind attends 10th Anniversary celebrations of QAK

Sheikha Hind attends 10th Anniversary celebrations of QAK

In the presence of HE Sheikha Hind bint Hamad al-Thani, vice chairperson and CEO of Qatar Foundation (QF), Qatar Academy Al Khor (QAK) celebrated its 10th anniversary on Wednesday.

Trump in Pennsylvania on 9/11 to honour Flight 93 heroes

Trump in Pennsylvania on 9/11 to honour Flight 93 heroes

Seventeen years after the devastating 9/11 attacks, President Donald Trump heads to Pennsylvania on Tuesday to pay tribute, as his predecessors have done, to the men and women who died aboard hijacked Flight 93.

No missile display as N Korea holds 70th anniversary parade

No missile display as N Korea holds 70th anniversary parade

Kim Jong Un showed off his friendship with China, raising the hand of President Xi Jinping's envoy as they saluted the crowd together afterwards.

The Centre shopping outlet celebrates 40th anniversary

The Centre shopping outlet celebrates 40th anniversary

The Centre is owned by one of Qatar’s largest business houses Ghanem Al-Thani Holdings.

  Goods from siege countries must undergo proper customs procedures

Goods from siege countries must undergo proper customs procedures

On 5 June 2017, the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Eygpt unexpectedly announced that they would close its land and sea borders, as well as its airports, territory and airspace, to goods destined for Qatar.

Doha Festival City celebrates 1st anniversary

Doha Festival City celebrates 1st anniversary

Doha Festival City (DHFC) marked its first anniversary on Thursday with an "explosive cake cutting" ceremony at the destination's Centre Court, and launching a series of celebrations throughout the year.

One year on, Trump leads divided US into government shutdown

One year on, Trump leads divided US into government shutdown

President Donald Trump marked the first anniversary of his inauguration Saturday with his government in shutdown, accusing Democrats of taking Americans hostage with their demands.

Pakistan grieves Benazir Bhutto, 10 years after assassination

Pakistan grieves Benazir Bhutto, 10 years after assassination

Thousands of mourners visited the shrine of former Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto Wednesday as the country marked 10 years since her assassination, with her killers yet to face justice.

Indian Kashmir tense as key anniversary looms

Indian Kashmir tense as key anniversary looms

In a crowded hospital in Kashmir a 17-year-old student is recovering from gunshot wounds, one of thousands of civilians injured in protests against Indian rule that have exploded ...

Myanmar stumbles on path to democracy under Suu Kyi

Myanmar stumbles on path to democracy under Suu Kyi

For decades Myanmar's people dreamed of democracy, but a year into office Aung San Suu Kyi's elected government is struggling to revive a sluggish economy and shake off the vestiges ...

Japan recalls tsunami, nuclear tragedy six years on

Japan recalls tsunami, nuclear tragedy six years on

Japan paused Saturday to mark six years since a deadly earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster devastated its northeastern coast, as more than 100,000 people remain unable or unwilling to return home.