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Indian embassy Open House on Thursday

The Indian ambassador will hold an Open House on Thursday (June 24), from 3pm to listen to/redress any urgent labour and consular issues faced by Indian nationals in Qatar. 12:20:46 AM
Qatar Economic Forum begins today with Amir's speech Under the patronage of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, the activities of the first edition of the three-day Qatar Economic Forum will start Monday via videoconferencing. 11:59:47 PM
Joaan Bin Jassim Joint Command and Staff College celebrates graduation Joaan Bin Jassim Joint Command and Staff College celebrated the graduation of the National Defence Course No 1 and the Joint Command and Staff Course No 7 at the college headquarters, QNA reported. 11:58:23 PM


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Post-war Armenia votes in snap parliamentary polls

Armenians voted yesterday in snap parliamentary elections called by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan in an attempt to heal divisions after a disastrous war with Azerbaijan and reaffirm his mandate. 02:00:31 AM
Navalny poisoning: US preparing new Russia sanctions The United States is preparing fresh sanctions against Russia over the near-fatal poisoning of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, a top White House adviser warned yesterday. 01:58:46 AM
French far-right eyes gains in regional polls The vote will pick new assemblies for mainland France’s 13 regions and 96 departments, with Le Pen’s National Rally (RN) tipped to win at least one region for the first time in what would be a major coup. 01:57:26 AM


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Key road reopened ahead of peace talks: Libya PM

The head of Libya’s unity government yesterday said he had reopened the main coast road across the frozen front line, a gesture of progress in the fragile peace process, but eastern forces said the road remained closed. 01:53:58 AM
Israeli Police detain 11 Palestinians in 1948 territories Israeli police detained 11 Palestinians during a raid of Deir al-Asad town in the Galilee region in the 1948 territories. 12:55:23 PM
Raisi wins Iran presidential vote Ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi was declared the winner yesterday of Iran’s presidential election, a widely anticipated result after many political heavyweights were barred from running. 01:39:04 AM


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Doha Bank wins 'Best commercial Bank in Qatar 2021' at World Business Outlook Awards 2021

Doha Bank has won the “Best Commercial Bank in Qatar 2021” at the World Business Outlook Awards 2021. 12:10:57 AM
QSE opens week on stronger note on bullish foreign funds Foreign funds’ bullish grip Sunday led the Qatar Stock Exchange open the week on a stronger note and its key index inched near the 10,800 levels. 12:10:06 AM
New employment initiative by QC Education Committee, Silatech for youth in Qatar Qatar Chamber's Education Committee held a meeting with Silatech to discuss means of enhancing co-operation and partnership between both sides, especially in mechanisms of the private educational sector's contribution in the implementation of Silatech's initiative in Qatar. 12:09:06 AM


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Race to save African-American cemeteries from being ‘erased’

Frank Washington was making preparations to bury his aunt in a small family cemetery in the historic Virginia community of Thoroughfare when he found a gate barring access to the graveyard. 01:13:06 AM
Doubling of Earth energy imbalance is quite alarming It is alarming indeed that Earth’s energy imbalance approximately doubled during the 14-year period from 2005 to 2019. 12:56:13 AM
Sheikha Reem’s Hoggar de l’Ardus dominates Qatar Derby in Chantilly The Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC)-sponsored Qatar Derby des Pur-Sang Arabes de 4 Ans (Group 1 PA) was run at Chantilly yesterday and was landed by Hoggar de l’Ardus in the colours of HE Sheikha Reem bint Mohamed bin Khalifa al-Thani. 12:38:46 AM


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Why using IoT to digitise your fleet can drive your business forward

Post-Covid, savvy business owners are looking for long-term security and to leverage new market opportunities via technologies such as the IoT 01:27:41 AM
Recovery in the US economy signals Fed rate hikes ahead The Federal Reserve on June 16 held interest rates at near-zero but optimism over the progression of the US economic recovery spurred more Fed officials to project at least one rate hike by the end of 2023. 01:25:32 AM
Pelosi’s peril: House speaker navigates Democratic divisions For years Nancy Pelosi, speaker of the US House of Representatives, was the most powerful woman in American politics, Congress’s top Democrat squaring off against pugilist Republican president Donald Trump. 01:45:02 AM


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QPO musicians create online educational show for children

Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra (QPO) has long been catering to the taste of those who love and admire western classical music and musical instruments in Qatar. 11:39:51 PM
Young green warriors take steps to save environment Though the drastic steps to save Earth can be taken by the governments, major corporate companies and big environmental organisations, there are certain small steps that every individual can take to have a significant impact. 11:38:25 PM
Filcom holds Youth Leadership Program Filcom International Toastmasters Club (Filcom) recently culminated its Youth Leadership Program (YLP) through a grand finale streamed live via Facebook, showcasing the youth leaders’ progressive transformation. 08:32:02 PM


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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