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Qatar can match top global art destinations, says expert

Qatar can match top global art destinations, says expert

Arts and culture connoisseurs need not only look at Paris and New York but also to Qatar, which can match what other top international art destinations could offer, according to one of the founders of Pallas Art ...

Google joins tech move east, to invest $1 bn in New York campus

Google joins tech move east, to invest $1 bn in New York campus

Google became the latest US tech giant to announce a major expansion plan, unveiling a $1 billion investment Monday to create a new campus that could double its New York City workforce to 14,000.

Pompeo says he will meet North Korea number two in New York

Pompeo says he will meet North Korea number two in New York

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday he will meet this week in New York with North Korea's number two, Kim Yong Chol, to resume denuclearization talks.

Victims in horrific limo crash were friends, family headed to birthday party

Victims in horrific limo crash were friends, family headed to birthday party

Two pairs of newlyweds, four sisters from one family and two brothers from another were among the 20 victims when a stretch limousine taking passengers to a surprise birthday party crashed in upstate, New York, according to media reports on Monday.

Qatar delegates participate in New York judicial forum

Qatar delegates participate in New York judicial forum

A delegation from the International Court of Qatar (QICDRC), headed by its president Lord Phillips and chief executive Faisal bin Rashid al-Sahouti, participated in the recently held meeting ...

WISE hosts New York discussions on global education funding

WISE hosts New York discussions on global education funding

The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), an initiative of Qatar Foundation (QF), has held a series of New York-based roundtables and workshops with education stakeholders ...

Five shot, including a girl, 8, in Syracuse, New York

Five shot, including a girl, 8, in Syracuse, New York

The Syracuse Firefighters union reported earlier that seven people were shot on Midland Avenue in the city, according to a Facebook post.

About 100 people fall ill on Emirates flight to New York

About 100 people fall ill on Emirates flight to New York

Earlier, Emirates said in a statement that 10 passengers "were taken ill" on the flight from Dubai and were transported to a hospital.

New York hot dog stand swarmed by over 40,000 bees

New York hot dog stand swarmed by over 40,000 bees

Pedestrians gave the stand a wide berth and the NYPD sent its bee experts to collect the insects.

Samsung unveils gaming-friendly Galaxy Note 9

Samsung unveils gaming-friendly Galaxy Note 9

The focus on gamer-friendly features appears to be a shift away from Samsung's previous positioning of the Note as a productivity-boosting device.

Chinese girl, 12, disappears from Washington airport

Chinese girl, 12, disappears from Washington airport

JinJing Ma arrived at the Washington airport with a tour group before getting separated.

Qatar Airways to operate A350-1000 to New York’s JFK

Qatar Airways to operate A350-1000 to New York’s JFK

Qatar Airways is the global launch customer for the "world’s most advanced passenger aircraft", the latest member of the Airbus wide-body aircraft portfolio.