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Deputy PM reviews defence ties with UK secretary

Deputy PM reviews defence ties with UK secretary

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohammed al-Attiyah met with United Kingdom Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson in London on Tuesday.

Blockade is a barbaric act against people: FM

Blockade is a barbaric act against people: FM

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani has accused countries which have imposed a blockade on Qatar of treating the Qatari people in a "barbaric" manner.

Al Jazeera deplores call for closure

Al Jazeera deplores call for closure

Qatar-based broadcaster Al Jazeera said yesterday any move to shut it down was an attack on media freedom, following demands by Gulf neighbours for the channel to be taken off air.

Hahn beats Castro in playoff to win Wells Fargo title

Hahn beats Castro in playoff to win Wells Fargo title

James Hahn parred the first hole of a sudden death playoff on Sunday to beat Roberto Castro for the Wells Fargo Championship title and end months of misery on the PGA Tour.

James’ triple-double leads Cavs past Kings

James’ triple-double leads Cavs past Kings

Cleveland superstar LeBron James posted his 40th career triple-double—and his first this season—to lead the Cavaliers to a 120-100 win over the reeling Sacramento Kings on Monday.

QIB seeks nod to raise sukuk programme to $3bn

QIB seeks nod to raise sukuk programme to $3bn

QIB, Qatar’s largest Shariah-compliant lender by assets, has said it is seeking shareholder approval to raise the maximum size of its sukuk programme to $3bn from the existing $1.5bn.