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Woqod opens petrol station in New Salata

Qatar Fuel ‘Woqod’ opened New Salata petrol station on 18th March, which is the second station that Woqod newly opened in 2018, and by this increasing its network of various petrol stations to 60. 01:52:55 PM
New ambassador to Somalia appointed Tunisia greeted on Independence Day 01:37:32 AM
Livestock research centre to open next week: ministry HE Assistant Undersecretary for Agriculture and Fisheries Affairs at the Ministry of Municipality and Environment Sheikh Dr Faleh bin Nasser al-Thani announced yesterday that the ministry will open a centre for livestock production research next week. 01:19:08 AM


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App developer says he is scapegoat in Facebook data row

The academic behind the app which harvested data from 50 million Facebook users said Wednesday he was being used as a scapegoat in the row over online privacy. 02:11:46 PM
Texas bomber suspect kills self as police close in, officials say A 24-year-old man suspected of a series of deadly bombings around Austin, Texas, blew himself up early on Wednesday as police closed in on him, police officials said. 02:03:42 PM
Suicide bomber kills at least 26 near shrine in Afghan capital A suicide bomber blew himself up near a Shia shrine in Kabul on Wednesday, killing at least 26 people and wounding 18, officials said, as the Afghan capital celebrated the Nawruz holiday. 01:19:03 PM


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Iranian leader says govt has defused regional threats

Iran has defused all regional threats against the country, the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said yesterday, as tension rises between Tehran and Washington over the influence of the Islamic Republic in the Middle East. 12:09:45 AM
'Women's army' vows to fight on in Syria after Briton's death An all-female Kurdish militia vowed to fight on after the death of a 26-year-old British woman during a major assault on a region in northern Syria where it has boosted women's rights. 10:37:51 PM
Rocket attack kills at least 29 in Damascus market At least 29 people were killed and scores injured on Tuesday when a rocket landed in a busy market place in an eastern suburb of the Syrian capital Damascus, state media said. 10:31:19 PM


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Nakilat does not miss shipments despite economic blockade

Nakilat, which has seen $11bn investments in its liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers, has not missed any shipment worldwide despite the economic blockade on Qatar. 11:28:37 PM
Qatar Airways, Iberia expand their codeshare partnership Qatar Airways and Iberia have expanded their codeshare partnership, offering customers of the Spanish flag carrier increased connectivity to destinations across the Middle East and Asia, ... 11:27:35 PM
Gulf central banks may diverge from US policy as Fed rate hikes loom Bucking years of tradition, some central banks in the Gulf’s wealthy oil exporting countries may cautiously diverge from US monetary policy this week as the American central bank pushes up interest rates, bankers say. 11:21:35 PM


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Rabada boost for S Africa

South Africa’s Kagiso Rabada was cleared to play the remaining two Tests against Australia after winning an appeal against his ban over an alleged shoulder barge yesterday. 12:21:24 AM
Qatar take on Iraq today in historic match in Basra Qatar will take on Iraq today in the first match of the International Friendship Championship, marking the first time the conflict-hit country will be hosting an international FIFA-approved tournament in several years. 12:20:44 AM
Gibson sure Rabada will cool it in third Test South Africa coach Ottis Gibson believes the world’s best Test bowler Kagiso Rabada has learnt from his brush with suspension and expects more mature on-field behaviour in the third Test against Australia starting in Cape Town tomorrow. 11:35:13 PM


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Facebook is not justh armless fun any more Facebook is treated as if it is simply a conduit for information, meaning it is not liable for the content its users share 09:57:04 PM
Modi needs to rein in corporate fraudsters in India In his 2015 Independence Day speech, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned that corruption was eating away at India “like a termite,” while reiterating his commitment to eradicating graft and poverty. 09:55:13 PM


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Keeping it Frozen, yet fresh

Jennifer Lee hustles down 8th Avenue at a breakneck pace, her eyes clear and sharp behind fashionable frames. 11:47:55 PM
Hawaiian Islands’ tour must start with waterfalls The first time you fly into the Kona Coast on Hawaii’s Big Island, you’ll be struck by two things: ... 11:44:45 PM
Cannes set for exciting times Most movie festivals across the world are political. Some openly so, some covertly. 11:38:13 PM


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Newly opened Orbital Highway Phase-I, Qatar

Almost two-third of the ambitious Orbital Highway and Truck Route linking the newly constructed Hamad Port in Mesaieed with the Ras Laffan Industrial City on the northern side is ready now. 04:28:14 PM
The Khalifa International Stadium The Khalifa International Stadium, which is hosting the Emir Cup final on Friday, will give spectators a new experience ... 12:08:25 PM
1st International Kite Festival at Aspire Park Qatar residents and visitors have the opportunity to witness some of the most beautiful and unique kites soaring through Doha’s skies for five days from Tuesday at the 1st International Kite Festival. 02:25:38 PM