Qatar Tribune - World

no image

US House approves $61bn in aid for Ukraine

Washington: After months of stalling the US House of Representatives approved a $61-billion aid package for Ukraine on Saturday with bipartisan support.The necessary approval of the upper chamber the Senate is still pending but

Apr 21, 2024
no image

Israeli, US aid truck statistics ‘a complete lie’: Media office

The government media office in Gaza has said the total number of aid trucks entering the Gaza Strip on a daily basis ranges on average between 130 and 150 trucks.In a press release the media office said the Israeli narrative

Apr 21, 2024
Injured Palestinians receive treatment inside Al-Aqsa Hospital following an Israeli attack. (DPA)

10 killed overnight as Israel airstrikes target Rafah

The southern city of Rafah has been the main focus for the Israeli military in their operations on Saturday with overnight air strikes killing at least 10 Palestinians.Meanwhile surveillance drones were reported to behovering at

Apr 21, 2024
no image

Ecuadorian president declares state of emergency over energy crisis

Sputnik MEXICO CITYEcuadorian President Daniel Noboa has declared a two-month state of emergency in the country over a massive energy crisis.To declare a state of emergency in connection with serious domestic unrest and public disasters throughout the country which were caused by the emergency situat

Apr 21, 2024
A 'super-large warhead' power test for a strategic cruise missile and a test-fire of a new anti-aircraft rocket near the Yellow Sea. (DPA)

N Korea says it tested new warhead

dpaSeoulNorth Korea said on Saturday it had tested a super-large cruise missile warhead and a new anti-aircraft missile.A power test of a super-large warhead designed for the Hwasal-1 Ra-3 strategic cruise missile and a test launch of the Pyoljji-1-2 anti-aircraft missile took place on Friday stat

Apr 21, 2024
no image

German warship ends mission against Houthis in Red Sea

dpaBerlinA German warship ended its mission protecting merchant shipping from Houthis in Yemen and departed from the Red Sea early onSaturday morning.The frigate was part of the EUs defensive naval mission Aspides and was deployed in the Red Sea in February to protect merchant ships from attacks by

Apr 21, 2024
Abu Fadak al-Muhammadawi, chief of staff of the Popular Mobilisation Forces, inspects a crater following a blast at the Kalsu military base in Iraq, on Saturday. (Agencies)

One dead, 8 injured in blast at pro-Iran militia’s facility in Iraq

dpaBaghdadAn explosion at a military base of a powerful Iran-allied militia in Iraq left one militiaman dead and eight others injured the Iraqi army reported on Saturday amid reports that the facility came under airstrikes.The casualties resulted from a blast and a fire early Saturday at Camp Kalsu in the province of Babil in Iraq housing premises of

Apr 21, 2024
no image

UK ministry says Russia has likely lost 100 combat aircraft

dpaLondonA Russian strategic bomber aircraft was likely brought down by the Ukrainian air force according to an estimage by the British Ministry of Defence in an update onX the platform formerly known as Twitter on Saturday calling it the first instance of a strategic bomber being shot down by Ukrainian Air Defence Systems. It is highly likely that Rus

Apr 21, 2024
Iranian Foreign Minister Hussein Amirabdollahian

Ease Middle East tensions, Iranian foreign minister says in New York

dpaNew York/TehranIranian Foreign Minister Hussein Amirabdollahian has come out in favour of easing tensions in the Middle East in remarks to Iranian media in New York on Saturday following tit-for-tat attacks between Israel and Iran.War and military tensions are of no benefit to any party in the region and so fundamental solutions must be found

Apr 21, 2024
no image

Togo passes controversial constitutional reform

dpaLomTogos National Assembly has passed a controversial constitutional amendment changing the West African country from a presidential to a parliamentary system.Parliament will in future choose the president contrary to past practice of direct election. The opposition boycotted Fridays vote alleging the move came with the intent

Apr 21, 2024
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) meets with Chairman of the Political Bureau of Palestinian organization Hamas Ismail Haniyeh at the Presidential Complex. (DPA)

Turkish president discusses ceasefire with Hamas chief

dpaIstanbulTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met Ismail Haniyeh the head of the Palestinian organization Hamas political bureau in Istanbul on Saturday to discuss a ceasefire in the ongoing Gaza war state broadcaster TRT reported.The two discussed Israeli attacks on Palestinian soil as well as steps for the adequate and unint

Apr 21, 2024
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas

Following US Palestine veto at UN, Abbas to rethink bilateral ties

The Palestinian leadership in the West Bank wants to reconsider its bilateral relations with the United States following Washingtons veto in the United Nations Security Council of full UN membership for Palestine.The United States has violated all international laws and disregarded all promises regarding the two-state solution and achieving peace in the region Palestin

Apr 21, 2024
no image

Uncertainty in Croatia as election leaves conservatives short

Budapest: Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovics conservative HDZ party has fallen short of an absolute majority in Wednesdays elections heralding a period of political uncertainty for the country.The official results released on Thursday have led some analysts to forecast a shift to the right with coalition talks set to begin.More than 60% of eligible vot

Apr 19, 2024
no image

Two girls in France wounded in knife attack; third has heart attack

dpaParis A knife-wielding attacker in France left two primary schoolchildren with only superficial cuts on Thursday but terrified the town of Souffelweyersheim on the outskirts of Strasbourg.Schools in Souffelweyersheim locked down for security reasons after the attack and a schoolgirl at a nearby secondary school suffered a serious heart attack accor

Apr 19, 2024
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, French Foreign Minister Stephane Sejourne, Canadian Foreign Minister Melanie Joly, Italian Foreign Minister Antonio Tajani, Japanese Foreign Minister Yoko Kamikawa, German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock, British Foreign Secretary David Cameron, and Josep Borrell, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, pose for family photos at the meeting of the G7 foreign ministers. (DPA)

Ukraine air defences, Iran-Israel conflict top agenda at G7 meeting

dpaCapri ItalyForeign ministers from the Group of Seven (G7) wealthy industrialized democracies gathered on the Italian island of Capri on Thursday amid mounting risks of a broader regional conflict in the Middle East and calls for expanded support for Ukraine.Further sanctions targeting Iran following attacks on Israel were among the issues discussed

Apr 19, 2024
The Prince of Wales delivers supplies from Surplus to Supper during a visit to the Hanworth Centre Hub youth centre in Feltham, west London, which provides a range of services to create a safer and better-connected community. (DPA)

William promises charity volunteer he will ‘take care’ of Kate

dpaLondonThe Prince of Wales has spoken of his commitment to helping his wife through her cancer diagnosis when he received heartfelt cards of support for his wife and the King.William appeared touched by the messages from volunteer Rachel Candappa who was working at a food distribution charity the royal visited in Surrey. When she asked about Kate te

Apr 19, 2024
List Articles
footerLogo About Us

Qatar Tribune was launched on the 35th Independence Day of Qatar, under the parentcompany QIM Group, which has a history in the publishing, printing & distribution field.

No Image Caption
20 Russian, Ukrainian families arrive in Doha to receive care and support

QNADohaQatar has announced that 20 Russian and Ukrainian families (including 37 children) have arrived in Doha under an integrated programme that aims to provide healthcare and comprehensive support for the families and their children as part of Qatars ongoing medi

HE Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani attends the opening of Qatar Museums’ exhibition ‘Your Ghosts are Mine’ during the Venice Art Biennale with Italian Undersecretary for Foreign Affairs Maria Tripodi and First Assistant to President of Uzbekistan Saida Mirziyoyeva.
Qatar Museums expo in Venice reveals new voices in film and video from Arab world and global south

Tribune News NetworkDOHAQatar Museums (QM) opened a major exhibition to coincide with the 60th International Art Exhibition at the Venice Biennale bringing the visions of dozens of filmmakers and video artists from the Middle East Africa and Southeast Asia to the ar

No Image Caption
Barshim records his season’s best jumpas he prepares for his fourth Olympics

TNN/AgenciesDoha/Xiamen (China)Mutaz Essa Barshim made his seasons best jump at the Xiamen leg of Diamond League athletics meeting in China on Saturday. The world and Olympic champion Qatari cleared 2.27m on a tricky night for jumping with a damp runway.

No Image Caption
QNB Capital named Best Investment Bank in Qatar 2024 by Global Finance

Tribune News NetworkDohaQNB Capital the investment banking arm of QNB Group has been awarded the prestigious title of Best Investment Bank in Qatar for the year 2024 by Global Finance a leading authority in the global financial sector.This valued accol

back to top