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CMU-Q welcomes Class of 2023

The Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q) community gathered to formally welcome the new students who will begin their first year of studies next week. The Class of 2023 comprises more than 100 students. 01:06:20 AM
Galileo International School launches new facilities A launch event was held in Doha for Galileo International School, Muaither, to mark the official opening of its new facilities. The event was attended by a number of officials. 01:04:48 AM
Galeries Lafayette begins Let’s Play Campaign Galeries Lafayette Doha, the renowned Parisian department store in Qatar, has launched its Let’s Play Campaign that will take visitors “back to their childhood days”. The department store’s latest summer campaign offers a “fun-filled escape from the heat and will be on until the end of September”, 01:02:17 AM

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Trump backs Johnson as 'right man' for Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Sunday held his first face-to-face talks with Donald Trump since taking office, with the US President backing him as the ‘right man’ to deliver Brexit for Britain. 10:22:34 AM
Hong Kong police arrest 29 after overnight clashes, more protests planned Hong Kong's police said on Sunday they arrested 29 people after clashes overnight in which volleys of tear gas were fired to disperse anti-government protesters ... 09:37:17 AM
Star Wars and Marvel TV shows lead vast Disney streaming lineup Disney on Friday lifted the lid on three live-action Star Wars series for its much-hyped new television streaming service, including Ewan McGregor’s return as Obi-Wan Kenobi, as the company revealed a vast lineup for its Netflix rival. 01:33:10 AM

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Security forces arrest Palestinians in West Bank

Israeli security forces have arrested a number of Palestinians in the West Bank as part of a manhunt after an explosion that killed an Israeli teenager, the army said yesterday. 01:36:09 AM
Yemen govt takes control of city after separatist clashes Yemeni government troops took control Saturday of the city of Ataq, two days after deadly clashes between loyalists and southern separatists in the capital of Shabwa province, a pro-government source said. 06:53:50 PM
Tunisia's Karoui still presidential candidate despite arrest - electoral commission Tunisian media magnate Nabil Karoui remains in the race for next month's presidential election despite his arrest on Friday, the electoral commission said on Saturday. 05:54:12 PM

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Japan, US reach broad agreement on trade deal: reports

Japan and the United States have reached a broad agreement in trade negotiations, reports said Sunday, with the leaders of both countries expected to hold talks on the sidelines of the G7 summit. 09:30:42 AM
Lebanon credit rating cut deeper into junk by Fitch Lebanon’s credit ranking was cut deeper into junk by Fitch Ratings as one of the world’s most indebted nations finds its finances stretched with a dwindling flow of cash from abroad. 10:25:02 PM
Bolsonaro’s Amazon flame throwing unsettles farming support base As Europeans threaten to block access to Brazilian exports over President Jair Bolsonaro’s environmental policies, some of the agribusiness players loyal to the former Army captain are starting to fret about the consequences of his rhetoric. 10:22:01 PM

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Root revives England’s Ashes hopes in third Test

Skipper’s unbeaten 75 keeps the hosts in the hunt; England need 203 runs more for a win with seven wickets in hand 11:44:44 PM
Lyles aiming for gold at Doha 2019 after 200m win in Paris Noah Lyles stormed to another impressive victory in the 200m at yesterday’s Diamond League meet in Paris, firing a warning shot a litter over a month before the IAAF World Championships Doha 2019. 11:41:56 PM
Sindhu reaches third successive World C’ships final For the third year in a row, ace India shuttler P V Sindhu stormed into the finals of BWF World Championships, defeating China’s Chen Yu Fei in straight games. 11:39:03 PM

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Tourism hotspot Barcelona alarmed by crime surge

A surge in muggings and burglaries in Barcelona, mainly targeting tourists, has sparked alarm in Spain’s second-largest city, leading local residents to form their own crime-fighting patrols. 12:50:41 AM
A law just for Trump’s presidency? California is considering a far-reaching law that would lock current environmental protections into place and would only be in effect until the end of Donald Trump’s presidency. 12:50:05 AM
Britain and Italy are now the terrible twins of Europe For most of the time since 1945, the politics and government of Britain and Italy have seemed like polar opposites. True, both were important European powers. True too, each had a place among the world’s major economies. 12:48:18 AM

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Special screening of films a thrilling experience for kids during SiQ

Summer holidays are heading towards its end. Though life has slowly started back to its old routine, the residents of Qatar are not going to forget the excitement and entertainment they experienced during the holidays this summer. 12:53:51 AM
“Both art, martial art help me find myself” — Samah al-Lulu, artist, martial art black belt, sportswoman She carries her dreams. She also carries the resolve and talent to achieve those dreams. Her talents have made her confident. 12:49:13 AM
Causes of provision In an authentic narration narrated by Abdullah ibn ‘Umar, in Ibn Majah’s Kitab al Fitan, which is also mentioned in Al-Hakim’s Al-Mustadrak, as well as by al-Baihaqi and al-Bazzar, we learn about several causes of most fascinating consequences. The following can be deduced from that narration: 12:54:17 AM

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The second Aspire Lake Festival

The second Aspire Lake Festival took spectators through half-hour ‘magical journey,’ featuring more than 40 artists and experts with a showcase of theatrical performances and fireworks displays at Aspire Park. 07:42:17 PM
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

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