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Fares Ibrahim wins Qatar's first gold at Tokyo Games with an Olympics record

  • Jul 31, 2021
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Fares Ibrahim has won Qatar's first gold medal at Tokyo Olympics as he set an Olympics record at the men's 96kg category on Saturday.
Ibrahim lifted a total weight of 402kg. On his way to the gold, he also set an Olympic record in Clean and Jerk, lifting 225kg. In snatch, he lifted 177kg.
"Our weightlifter Ibrahim has won the Gold medal and an Olympic record! in the 96kg category at the Olympic Games - Tokyo 2020,"  Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) said in a tweet on Saturday.

Army put on standby in UK to ease fuel crisis

  • Sep 28, 2021
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Army put on standby in UK to ease fuel crisis
The Army is ready to help ease fuel supply problems in the United Kingdom after a fourth day of long queues and pump closures. Up to 150 military tanker drivers will prepare to deliver to forecourts which have run dry because of ..

North Korea fires short-range missile to sea in latest test

  • Sep 28, 2021
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North Korea fires short-range missile to sea in latest test
North Korea fired a short-range missile into the sea early Tuesday, its neighboring countries said, in the latest weapon tests by North Korea that has raised questions about the sincerity of its recent offer for talks with ..

Five key facts about Al Thumama Stadium

  • Sep 27, 2021
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Five key facts about Al Thumama Stadium
Next month, Al Thumama Stadium will be the latest FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ venue to be inaugurated when it hosts the 49th Amir Cup Final between Al Rayyan and Al Sadd. The 22 October unveiling will mark the completion of ..

Despite a challenging year, Qatar Airways cuts operational loss, improves EBITDA

  • Sep 27, 2021
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Despite a challenging year, Qatar Airways cuts operational loss, improves EBITDA
Qatar Airways Group on Monday published its Annual Report for 2020/21, covering a challenging year with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic causing extensive loss of traffic and revenues as part of a pattern seen across the global ..

Bollywood designer Manish Malhotra features in Shop Qatar 2021

  • Sep 27, 2021
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Bollywood designer Manish Malhotra features in Shop Qatar 2021
The 5th edition of Shop Qatar offers deep discounts, prizes, entertainment and hotel promotions, while continuing to celebrate fashion and culture. Following makeup masterclasses by regional artists, top Bollywood ..

Facebook puts Instagram for kids on hold after pushback

  • Sep 27, 2021
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Facebook puts Instagram for kids on hold after pushback
Facebook is putting a hold on the development of a kids’ version of Instagram, geared toward children under 13, to address concerns that have been raised about the vulnerability of younger users. “I still ..

Qatar records 90 new COVID-19 cases

  • Sep 27, 2021
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Qatar records 90 new COVID-19 cases
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Monday recorded 90 new COVID-19 cases — 56 are from within the community and 34 are among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 166 ..

HMC's Communicable Disease Center awarded highest certification for excellence in person-centered care

  • Sep 27, 2021
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QNA Doha Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) Communicable Disease Center (CDC), which has been at the forefront of the fight against COVID-19, has been awarded Gold Certification for Excellence in Person-Centered Care ..

WHO to revive the probe into COVID-19 origins

  • Sep 27, 2021
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WHO to revive the probe into COVID-19 origins
Global health body World Health Organisation is considering reviving its probe to determine the origins of the COVID-19 virus. The Wall Street Journal reported that a team of newly designated 20 scientists will be named ..

Social Democrats narrowly beat Merkel’s bloc in German elections

  • Sep 27, 2021
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Social Democrats narrowly beat Merkel’s bloc in German elections
Germany's centre-left Social Democrats have narrowly beaten the party of outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel in federal elections, according to preliminary results. SDP leader Olaf Scholz says he has a clear mandate to ..

Qatar will continue to develop travel and tourism industry: Akbar Al Baker

  • Sep 26, 2021
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Qatar will continue to develop travel and tourism industry: Akbar Al Baker
QNA Doha Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive and Chairman of Qatar Tourism Akbar Al Baker underlined that the State of Qatar will continue to develop the travel and tourism industry, and achieve integration across the ..

PM meets with delegations headed by TotalEnergies Chairman Patrick Pouyanne

  • Sep 26, 2021
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PM meets with delegations headed by TotalEnergies Chairman Patrick Pouyanne
QNA Doha Prime Minister and Minister of Interior HE Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani met with a delegation of members of Qatari-French Economic Business Association (Qadran), and the international ..

Deputy Amir meets with TotalEnergies Chairman Patrick Pouyanne

  • Sep 26, 2021
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Deputy Amir meets with TotalEnergies Chairman Patrick Pouyanne
QNA Doha Deputy Amir HH Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al Thani met with TotalEnergies Chairman and CEO Patrick Pouyanne and a delegation accompanying him, at the Amiri Diwan Office on Sunday morning  The two sides ..

COVID-19: New cases in Qatar fall to 67, the lowest in more than a year

  • Sep 26, 2021
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COVID-19: New cases in Qatar fall to 67, the lowest in more than a year
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Sunday recorded 67 new COVID-19 cases, one of the lowest in more than a year.  Of the 67 new cases, 40 are from within the community and 27 are among travellers returning from ..

Amiri Naval Forces inaugurates Qatari warship 'Al-Abrar Fuwairit'

  • Sep 26, 2021
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Amiri Naval Forces inaugurates Qatari warship
QNA Ankara The Amiri Naval Forces inaugurated the Qatari warship "Al Abrar Fuwairit" (type LCT80) in the sisterly Republic of Turkey, in the presence of HE Commander of the Amiri Naval Forces Staff Major General (Navy) ..

Close race between Merkel's Union Bloc and the Social Democrats in Germany

  • Sep 26, 2021
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Close race between Merkel
German voters are choosing a new parliament in an election that will determine who succeeds Chancellor Angela Merkel after her 16 years at the helm of Europe's biggest economy. Polls point to a very close race Sunday between ..

SC launches Host a Fan initiative to welcome visiting supporters during upcoming major tournaments

  • Sep 25, 2021
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SC launches Host a Fan initiative to welcome visiting supporters during upcoming major tournaments
The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) has announced the launch of its Host a Fan initiative, enabling households across the country to volunteer to host visiting supporters during upcoming sporting events. An ..

Qatar's MOTC unveils Sila to bring metro, bus, taxi and tram into one network

  • Sep 25, 2021
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The Ministry of Transport and Communications (MOTC) has unveiled Sila, the brand that brings together Qatar’s transport modes into one network. Currently it includes the metro, bus, taxi and tram. Sila – which ..

MoU inked to set up factory in Qatar to manufacture electric chargers for e-vehicles

  • Sep 25, 2021
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MoU inked to set up factory in Qatar to manufacture electric chargers for e-vehicles
The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) signs a Memorandum of Understanding with ABB Qatar, in preparation for the establishment of a factory to produce electric chargers for electric cars and buses. This would be the first ..

QF RDI fund supports development of smart bracelet to help Alzheimer's patients

  • Sep 25, 2021
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QF RDI fund supports development of smart bracelet to help Alzheimer
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar Foundation Research, Development and Innovation (QF RDI) has recently awarded its Innovation Coupon (IC) to a young and ambitious high school student and Qatari innovator, Haya Al ..

COVID-19: 108 test positive in Qatar but higher recoveries bring down active cases below 1,500

  • Sep 25, 2021
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COVID-19: 108 test positive in Qatar but higher recoveries bring down active cases below 1,500
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Saturday recorded 108 new COVID-19 cases — 68 from within the community and 40 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 136 ..

Apple working on iPhone feature to diagnose depression

  • Sep 25, 2021
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Apple working on iPhone feature to diagnose depression
It can be argued that nothing knows as much about you as your mobile phone. Seeking to make use of this, Apple is reportedly working on technology that could help iPhones diagnose depression and cognitive decline. A Wall ..

Is the delta variant of the coronavirus worse for kids?

  • Sep 25, 2021
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Is the delta variant of the coronavirus worse for kids?
No, experts say there's no strong evidence yet that it makes children and teens sicker than earlier versions of the virus, although delta has led to a surge in infections among kids because it's more contagious. Delta's ..

‘Harry Potter’ star Tom Felton collapses during celebrity golf match

  • Sep 25, 2021
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‘Harry Potter’ star Tom Felton collapses during celebrity golf match
British actor Tom Felton, known for his portrayal of Draco Malfoy in the Harry Potter movies, collapsed while playing a celebrity golf exhibition Thursday at the Ryder Cup. The actor, who turned 34 on Wednesday, experienced a ..

Qatar calls on enhancing political will and international partnership in facing climate change

  • Sep 25, 2021
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Qatar calls on enhancing political will and international partnership in facing climate change
The State of Qatar stressed the urgent need to mobilize efforts, take urgent measures, and show more political will to confront the challenges posed by climate change and natural disasters, which pose a threat to ..

Qatar's foreign minister meets with Saudi counterpart

  • Sep 25, 2021
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Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs HE Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani met today with HH Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Price Faisal bin Farhan bin Abdullah Al-Saud, on ..

We are ready to provide support to help Afghan parties reach agreement: Qatar FM

  • Sep 25, 2021
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We are ready to provide support to help Afghan parties reach agreement: Qatar FM
HE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani said that the lesson learnt from the Gulf crisis is that no difference can be resolved without negotiation. In an interview ..

Qatar records 107 new COVID-19 cases

  • Sep 24, 2021
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Qatar records 107 new COVID-19 cases
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Friday recorded 107 new COVID-19 cases — 73 from within the community and 34 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 97 recoveries. ..

Qatar Airways to start flights to Almaty in Kazakhstan from Nov 19

  • Sep 23, 2021
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Qatar Airways to start flights to Almaty in Kazakhstan from Nov 19
Qatar Airways will launch scheduled passenger services to Almaty in Kazakhstan on November 19. The new service will be operated by an Airbus A320 aircraft, featuring 12 seats in Business Class and 132 seats in Economy ..

Qatar records 109 new COVID-19 cases

  • Sep 23, 2021
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Qatar records 109 new COVID-19 cases
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Thursday recorded 109 new COVID-19 cases — 57 from within the community and 52 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 173 ..

Prime Minister meets European Parliament delegation headed by Marc Tarabella

  • Sep 23, 2021
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Prime Minister meets European Parliament delegation headed by Marc Tarabella
QNA Doha Prime Minister and Minister of Interior HE Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al-Thani met on Wednesday morning with a delegation from the European Parliament chaired by Chairman of the Sports Committee of ..

France-US tension eases after Biden-Macron chat; French envoy to return

  • Sep 23, 2021
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France-US tension eases after Biden-Macron chat; French envoy to return
Days after the announcement of a strategic partnership between the US, UK and Australia created a major rift in ties between Washington and France, tension has started to ease. France was outraged after Australia abandoned a ..

Tensions grow as US, allies deepen Indo-Pacific involvement

  • Sep 23, 2021
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Tensions grow as US, allies deepen Indo-Pacific involvement
With increasingly strong talk in support of Taiwan, a new deal to supply Australia with nuclear submarines, and the launch of a European strategy for greater engagement in the Indo-Pacific, the U.S. and its allies are becoming ..

Huge amount of money, expensive vehicles seized from expat conducting unlicensed investment activities

  • Sep 23, 2021
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Huge amount of money, expensive vehicles seized from expat conducting unlicensed investment activities
Tribune News Network Doha Huge amount of money, several high-end vehicles and other expensive items have been recovered from a man arrested in Qatar on money laundering and other charges. The individual, identified ..

MOTC rolls out e-vehicle strategy that will see 25% of all public transport vehicles in Qatar becoming electric by 2022

  • Sep 22, 2021
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MOTC rolls out  e-vehicle strategy that will see 25% of all public transport vehicles in Qatar becoming electric by 2022
Tribune News Network Doha The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) and Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (KAHRAMAA) have officially begun the execution of the electric vehicle strategy prepared by the ..

Cabinet applauds Amir's UN speech

  • Sep 22, 2021
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Cabinet applauds Amir
Prime Minister and Minister of Interior HE Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al-Thani chaired the Cabinet's regular meeting held at its seat at the Amiri Diwan on Wednesday. Following the meeting, HE Minister of ..

COVID-19: Qatar records 138 new cases and 128 recoveries

  • Sep 22, 2021
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COVID-19: Qatar records 138 new cases and 128 recoveries
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Wednesday recorded 138 new COVID-19 cases — 97 from within the community and 41 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 128 ..

Qatar Airways extends USAID ROUTES partnership to combat wildlife trafficking

  • Sep 22, 2021
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Qatar Airways extends USAID ROUTES partnership to combat wildlife trafficking
Qatar Airways has extended its participation in the USAID ROUTES (Reducing Opportunities for Unlawful Transport of Endangered Species) Partnership, reinforcing its commitment to combat illegal trafficking of wildlife ..

Bill Gates says he 'regrets' association with Jeffery Epstein

  • Sep 22, 2021
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Bill Gates says he
Billionaire and philanthropist Bill Gates, on Tuesday, was asked repeatedly about his association with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein by PBS anchor Judy Woodruff. On repeatedly being pressed about Epstein, Gates ..

Taliban write to UN chief, ask for participation at UNGA

  • Sep 22, 2021
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Taliban write to UN chief, ask for participation at UNGA
The Taliban have written to Secretary-General Antonio Guterres nominating their spokesman Suhail Shaheen as Afghanistan's new ambassador to the UN and have asked to participate and speak in the high-level 76th session of ..

Amir Cup final at Al Thumama Stadium will highlight Qatar's readiness for World Cup 2022

  • Sep 21, 2021
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Amir Cup final at Al Thumama Stadium will highlight Qatar
Vinay Nayudu Doha HH the Amir Cup final at the newly built Al Thumama Stadium between Al Sadd and Al Rayyan on October 22 at 7pm will once again underline Qatar's readiness and preparedness for the forthcoming FIFA World Cup ..

Full text of Amir's speech at UN General Assembly

  • Sep 21, 2021
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Full text of Amir
QNA New York HH the Amir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani took part in the opening session of the General Debate of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly, which kicked off at the UN headquarters in New ..

Amir calls for continued dialogue with Taliban in UN speech

  • Sep 21, 2021
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Amir calls for continued dialogue with Taliban in UN speech
Tribune News Network Doha His Highness the Amir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani called on the world to continue dialogue with Taliban as he highlighted the need for global efforts in providing ..

'Many sleepless nights': Qatari architect who designed Al Thumama Stadium shares his creative journey

  • Sep 21, 2021
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Tribune News Network Doha What started as a sketch for a design competition now stands as an architectural gem ready to host the world’s best footballers in 2022.  The stunning Al Thumama Stadium will be ..

Qatar strongly condemns failed coup attempt in Sudan

  • Sep 21, 2021
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Qatar strongly condemns failed coup attempt in Sudan
QNA Doha Qatar condemned in the strongest terms the failed coup attempt which the Sudanese authorities announced thwarted today. In a statement on Tuesday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said this attempt targets the ..

Qatar records 143 new COVID-19 cases

  • Sep 21, 2021
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Qatar records 143 new COVID-19 cases
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Tuesday recorded 143 new COVID-19 cases — 106 from within the community and 37 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 146 ..

Sheikha Hind completes first Olympic distance triathlon

  • Sep 21, 2021
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Sheikha Hind completes first Olympic distance triathlon
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar Foundation CEO HE Sheikha Hind bint Hamad Al Thani has completed her first Olympic distance triathlon at the world’s biggest triathlon race. She announced her participation in ..

Amir meets with Kuwaiti prime minister

  • Sep 21, 2021
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Amir meets with Kuwaiti prime minister
QNA New York His Highness the Amir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani met with Kuwaiti Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah and a delegation accompanying, on Tuesday at the ..

Amir meets with Slovenian President Borut Pahor

  • Sep 21, 2021
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Amir meets with Slovenian President Borut Pahor
QNA New York His Highness the Amir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani met with Slovenian President Borut Pahor on the sidelines of the 76th session at the United Nations General Assembly in New York. During ..

Amir meets with British PM Boris Johnson in New York

  • Sep 21, 2021
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Amir meets with British PM Boris Johnson in New York
QNA New York His Highness the Amir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani met with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and a delegation accompanying, on Tuesday at the Headquarters of the Permanent Mission of ..

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