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Qatar, Sudan to co-operate in public prosecution field

Qatar, Sudan to co-operate in public prosecution field

Qatar and Sudan yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for partnership in the field of public prosecution with a view to exchanging information on laws, regulations, provisions and criminal justice systems, as well as to co-operate in the field of training of prosecutors.

How a yoga charity aims to solve youth unemployment in Africa

How a yoga charity aims to solve youth unemployment in Africa

Twelve young adults lie stretched out on rubber mats in the windowless shed that is the Apostolic Light Mission Church in Kangemi, a slum in the Nairobi capital.

Cabinet approves draft law on investments by non-Qataris

Cabinet approves draft law on investments by non-Qataris

The regular Cabinet meeting, chaired by HE the Prime Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani, yesterday approved a draft law that regulates investments by non-Qataris in the economy and agreed to refer it to the Advisory Council.

Falcons and Hunting Festival a huge draw

Falcons and Hunting Festival a huge draw

The Falcons and Hunting Festival,’ which runs until January 27, continues to "attract a large number of Arab and foreign tourists" at Sebkhat Marmi – Sealine, the organisers have said in a statement.

Qatar to be a major beneficiary of pipeline gas exports in Mideast: GECF

Qatar to be a major beneficiary of pipeline gas exports in Mideast: GECF

Qatar will be among the major beneficiaries of pipeline gas exports in the Mideast region, whose combined output will reach 60 billion cubic metres (bcm) by 2040, the Doha-based Gas Exporting Countries Forum has said in a report.

‘Back to square one’ for transgender law: activists

‘Back to square one’ for transgender law: activists

A majority of the transgender community across Pakistan has rejected as flawed the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill 2017, recently passed by the Senate Functional Committee on Human Rights.

Migrant arrivals in Germany fall for second year in a row

Migrant arrivals in Germany fall for second year in a row

The number of new asylum seekers in Germany has fallen for a second year in a row following the mass influx that peaked in 2015, the government said Sunday.

Celebrating 26 years of Ukraine

Celebrating 26 years of Ukraine

The Embassy of Ukraine in Qatar held a reception to celebrate its 26th Independence Day at Grand Hyatt Doha hotel recently. The event was attended by dignitaries from Qatar, a number of people from diplomatic circles and prominent figures from the Ukrainian expatriate community.

Corruption watchdog seeks impeachment against Morales

Corruption watchdog seeks impeachment against Morales

The Volunteers against Crime and Ccorruption (VACC) has “filed” a “verified but unendorsed” impeachment complaint against Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales yesterday at the House of Representatives.

‘Fed up’ Root urges England to stand up

‘Fed up’ Root urges England to stand up

The tourists are on the precipice, trailing Australia 2-0 in the five-Test series