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Netanyahu denies wrongdoing before questioning in graft probe

Netanyahu denies wrongdoing before questioning in graft probe

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu denied any wrongdoing Monday ahead of his expected questioning by police in a graft probe, telling his political opponents to put any "celebrations" on hold.

Ministerial meeting on anti-doping in Sport held

Ministerial meeting on anti-doping in Sport held

The 13th Asia/Oceania Region Intergovernmental Ministerial Meeting On Anti-Doping in Sport was held yesterday in Doha and chaired by HE Minister of Culture and Sports Salah bin Ghanim Al Ali.

Yankees’ woes continue in 8-0 loss to Red Sox

Yankees’ woes continue in 8-0 loss to Red Sox

It’s supposed to rain in Boston on Sunday night, when the Yankees are scheduled to play the Red Sox. The way they are hitting, the Yankees probably should pray for an all-night soaker.

World Civil Defence Day observed with special programme

World Civil Defence Day observed with special programme

The General Directorate of Civil Defence has observed World Civil Defence Day with a special programme. The occasion is marked on March 1 every year.

Fresh wave of stock selling in Europe on 7-yr oil lows

Fresh wave of stock selling in Europe on 7-yr oil lows

Global oil prices tanked yesterday close to seven-year lows on oversupply woes, sparking a fresh wave of selling on European and US stock markets as panicked investors ...

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe slams rivals’ infighting

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe slams rivals’ infighting

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe yesterday castigated warring factions within his ruling Zanu-PF party, in an apparent attempt to quell feuding among rivals jostling to succeed him.

Artefacts from 1708 shipwreck ‘are Colombian heritage’: president

Artefacts from 1708 shipwreck ‘are Colombian heritage’: president

The 307-year-old remains of a sunken Spanish galleon found off Colombia’s Caribbean coast are the heritage of Colombians, President Juan Manuel Santos said this week, ...

Sheikha Moza holds talks with Michelle Obama at QF

Sheikha Moza holds talks with Michelle Obama at QF

HH Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, welcomed the First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama to Qatar Foundation.

UN official briefed on Qatar projects in Gaza

UN official briefed on Qatar projects in Gaza

The head of the Qatari National Committee for the Reconstruction of the Gaza Strip, ambassador Mohamed al-Emadi, met in Gaza City yesterday with UN Middle East peace envoy ...

Coach Mourinho’s gamble pays off as Chelsea cruise

Coach Mourinho’s gamble pays off as Chelsea cruise

Jose Mourinho’s selection gamble paid off as Chelsea got their spluttering season back on track with a 4-0 rout of Maccabi Tel Aviv in the Champions League on Wednesday.

AirAsia boss names Emirates as a role model for aviation hubs

AirAsia boss names Emirates as a role model for aviation hubs

Tony Fernandes, Group CEO of Asia’s largest and most successful budget airline AirAsia.