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 2017-03-27 00:35 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Watch live: AIPAC policy conference evening session... +

Watch live as Vice President Mike Pence and former Canadian PM Stephen Harper address AIPAC....

 2017-03-27 00:27 

Press TV

Pakistan allows ex-army chief to head controversial Saudi alliance... +

Pakistans government says it has given the green light to a retired army general to head the so-called Saudi-led alliance of 39 Muslim states against terrorism....

 2017-03-27 00:22 

Gulf Times

Citizens warned against travelling to Maldives... +

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has issued an advisory for Qatari citizens, warning them against travelling to the Maldives due to the spread of the H1N1 virus there. The ministry tweeted in this regard on its Arabic page yesterday....

 2017-03-27 00:21 

Gulf Times

Emir in phone talk with Bahrain Crown Prince... +

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani held via telephone a conversation with Bahrains Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister Prince Salman bin Hamad al-Khalifah on bilateral relations and means to bolster them in addi...

 2017-03-27 00:17 

FARS News Agency

Iraqis Searching for Corpses of Their Relatives after US Air Attack That Killed 200 Civilians... +

TEHRAN FNA - Local residents are recovering corpses of their relatives trapped in the rubble of homes destroyed by US coalition air strikes in the al-Jadida neighborhood of Mosul. After the American airstrikes in Mosul, some are questioning if the rules ....

 2017-03-27 00:17 

FARS News Agency

UNICEF: Some 600 Mln Children to Face Extremely Limited Water Resources... +

TEHRAN FNA - Some 600 million children, or one in four children worldwide, will be living in areas with extremely limited water resources by 2040, according to a report released here by the UN Children's Fund UNICEF on March 22 to mark World Water ....

 2017-03-27 00:14 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Did the Mossad recruit agents in France? ... +
 2017-03-27 00:08 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Did the Mossad recruit agents in France?... +

French newspaper reports Mossad agents tried to recruit French agents to spy for Israel in 2010....

 2017-03-27 00:06 

Gulf Times

HMC marks World Oral Health Day... +

About 85% of schoolchildren in Qatar experience tooth decay and other oral health problems, according to research conducted by the Hamad Dental Center team in 2014....

 2017-03-27 00:04 

Gulf Times

Redesigned Toyota Coaster unveiled in the region... +

The completely redesigned Toyota Coaster has been unveiled in the Middle East and North Africa region, Abdulla Abdulghani & Bros Co announced yesterday....

 2017-03-27 00:03 

Gulf Times

EQ key to successful career: al-Jaidah... +

A successful career in engineering is not just about IQ, it is also about EQ, or emotional intelligence, Qatar Cool CEO Yasser al-Jaidah told a gathering of students, faculty and staff at Texas A&M University at Qatar (Tamuq)....

 2017-03-27 00:02 

Gulf Times

LG opens premium showrooms... +

LG Electronics (LG), a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, has had the grand opening of its premium brand showrooms in Mall of Qatar and on Airport Road....

 2017-03-27 00:02 

Times of Israel

Vice President Mike Pence to give keynote address at 2017 AIPAC conference... +

Former Canadian PM Stephen Harper also set to speak at annual confab of pro-Israel lobby...

 2017-03-27 00:00 

Gulf Times

QPO performs Beethoven at Katara Opera House... +

Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra (QPO) performed a musical concert yesterday the Katara Opera House, which included Beethovens sixth and seventh Symphonies, led by Maestro Elias Grandy....

 2017-03-26 23:59 

Qatar News Agency

President of Bangladesh Meets Qatar's Ambassador... +

Dhaka, March 26 (QNA) - President of the People's Republic of Bangladesh Mohammed Abdul Hamid met with HE Qatar's Ambassador to Bangladesh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Dehaimi, on the occasion of the independence day of the Republic of Bangladesh.The mee...

 2017-03-26 23:58 

Kuwait News Agency

Briefing of KUNA main news for Sunday until 00:00 GMT... +
 2017-03-26 23:55 

Gulf Times

Community College to host humanities meet... +

The Community College of Qatar (CCQ) will hold the fourth humanities conference on March 29 and 30 under the theme A Nation in Transition....

 2017-03-26 23:54 

Gulf Times

Mowasalat signs MoU with MoTC on Internet facilities... +

Mowasalat (Karwa) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) to confirm completion of its computer and Internet facilities at its Karwa City accommodation complex, which houses around 7,000 of its dri...

 2017-03-26 23:53 

Gulf Times

Etihad reassurance on US travel directive... +

Etihad Airways has reassured passengers of its highest level of service to minimise disruption following the introduction of a new US travel directive on electronic devices....

 2017-03-26 23:52 

Gulf Times

Promotions for Tetra service users... +

Ooredoo has announced a host of new promotions for its Tetra service users....

 2017-03-26 23:52 

Gulf Times

Fights erupt as Trump backers rally at beach in California... +

Trumps constituency still overwhelmingly backs his agenda...

 2017-03-26 23:49 

Gulf Times

Vicco Laboratories recognised as Cult Brand... +

Vicco Laboratories has been recognised as a Cult Brand by The Greatest Marketing Influencers 2016 initiative, which is presented by BBC Knowledge and endorsed by CMO Asia....

 2017-03-26 23:48 

Gulf Times

Australia braces for Cyclone Debbie... +

Australians are bracing for the worst cyclone in the countrys northeast in several years, with residents evacuated and schools closed amid forecasts of destructive winds and rain....

 2017-03-26 23:48 

Gulf Times

Air Arabia adds Trabzon to Turkey network... +

Air Arabia has announced Trabzon as its latest Turkish destination to enter its route network, starting on June 23....

 2017-03-26 23:48 

Haaretz Daily

AIPAC's choice: Be apolitical or be honest about political affiliation... +

These days, many on the Israeli center-left view AIPAC as nothing more than the U.S. branch of Likud. Here's what the pro-Israel lobby needs to do to correct that....

 2017-03-26 23:43 

Gulf Times

Jordanian foreign minister visits Katara... +

Katara the Cultural Village Foundation general manager Dr Khalid bin Ibrahim al-Sulaiti met Jordans Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Ayman al-Safadi on Saturday....

 2017-03-26 23:43 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Bulgaria: Center-right party wins election... +
 2017-03-26 23:42 

Gulf Times

Nato troops race winter to give Afghan forces a morale boost... +

The target is behind a slope, the advance is unprotected: crawl, fire! Italian instructors in western Afghanistan have been using the relatively quiet winter to bolster Afghan troops against the Taliban....

 2017-03-26 23:42 

Gulf Times

US-backed Syria force takes airport from IS... +

Fighters from the Syrian Democratic Forces, a US-backed Kurdish-Arab alliance, yesterday seized a military airport from the Islamic State militant group in northern Syria, a spokesman said....

 2017-03-26 23:41 

Gulf Times

Festive mood... +

Pakistanis celebrate the annual three-day Mela Chiraghan (the festival of lights) in Lahore....

 2017-03-26 23:41 

Gulf Times

Message from Jordan king... +

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani has received a verbal message from King Abdullah of Jordan pertaining to bilateral relations in addition to issues on the agenda of the 28th Ordinary Session of the Arab League Council at the Summit Level due to...

 2017-03-26 23:40 

Gulf Times

Thousands rally in Sanaa on war anniversary... +

Thousands of Yemenis packed a square in the capital Sanaa yesterday on the second anniversary of a war that has claimed the lives of more than 10,000 people and pushed the country to the brink of famine....

 2017-03-26 23:39 

Gulf Times

Urban poor group says will not vacate homes until govt action... +

Members and leaders of an urban poor group has said they will not vacate idle homes that they occupied on March 8, until the government distributes to them for free, the houses built by the National Housing Authority (NHA) during the past administration....

 2017-03-26 23:38 

Gulf Times

Robredo to aid victims of drug-related killings... +

Vice President Maria Leonor Robredo has vowed to leave no stone unturned in helping victims of alleged drug-related killings amid impeachment threats against her....

 2017-03-26 23:38 

Gulf Times

Sudan, Saudi to hold first joint air force drill... +

Sudan said yesterday it will begin this week a joint air force drill with Saudi Arabia, the first such manoeuvres since Khartoum allied with Riyadh after breaking ties with Tehran in 2015....

 2017-03-26 23:34 

Press TV

French presidential candidate Le Pen predicts death of EU... +

French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen says the EU will die while vowing to save France from globalization....

 2017-03-26 23:33 

Gulf Times

Emir receives message from Moroccan king... +

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani has received a message from King Mohamed of Morocco pertaining to bilateral relations between the two countries and means of enhancing them....

 2017-03-26 23:32 

Gulf Times

UNHCR, Qatar Charity sign pact to secure shelter for displaced Iraqis... +

UNHCR - the UN Refugee Agency and Qatar Charity (QC) yesterday signed an agreement to secure emergency shelter for more than 31,000 internally displaced Iraqis over the course of the year....

 2017-03-26 23:29 

Gulf Times

Agreement ratified... +

The governments of Qatar and Costa Rica signed the minutes of exchange of instruments of ratification relating to an agreement for co-operation in the cultural field, at the Foreign Ministrys headquarters in San Jose yesterday....

 2017-03-26 23:28 

Gulf Times

Emir greets president of Bangladesh... +

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, HH the Deputy Emir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al-Thani and HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani have sent cables of congratulations to Bangladesh President....

 2017-03-26 23:24 

Gulf Times

QU honours Japanese embassy with CSR award... +

The Japanese embassy has received the CSR leadership award in recognition of its contributions, at a ceremony hosted by Qatar University to launch the CSR Report, The National Book Qatar 2016. Charge dAffaires Toshio Odagiri received the award from Dr Ha...

 2017-03-26 23:23 

Gulf Times

Vodafone CEO honoured with OBE award... +

Vodafone Qatar CEO Ian Gray has been made an Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) for his services to trade relations both in the UK and abroad as part of The New Year Honours 2017 lists....

 2017-03-26 23:12 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Rwanda's President hails friendship with Israel... +

Rwanda's President Paul Kagame says Israel is an inspiration for his country's rebirth after genocide....

 2017-03-26 23:12 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Rwanda's President hails friendship with Israel ... +
 2017-03-26 23:05 

Times of Israel

Abbas to meet Putin in Moscow in May... +

PA president to discuss peace talks, regional situation with Russian leader, weeks after expected meeting with Trump...

 2017-03-26 23:00 

Haaretz Daily

Assassins of top Hamas militant arrived by sea, Gaza reports say... +

Hamas is being careful not to reveal any details about its investigation into the assassination of Mazen Fuqaha, its senior military commanders say....

 2017-03-26 22:58 

Press TV

Debate: Anniversary of Saudi war on Yemen... +

This episode of The Debate discusses the second anniversary of Saudi Arabias war on Yemen....

 2017-03-26 22:45 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

30-year-old found unconscious in Haifa... +
 2017-03-26 22:39 

Qatar News Agency

Foreign Minister Meets Libya's National Accord Government Premier... +

Doha, March 26 (QNA) - HE the Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani met on Sunday with Chairman of the Presidential Council of Libya and Prime Minister of the Government of National Accord Fayez Al Sarraj and his accompanying dele...

 2017-03-26 22:38 

Qatar News Agency

Launch of World Trade Agenda Report Thanks By Qatari Imitative... +

Doha, March 26 (QNA) - Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry (QCCI) on Sunday announced the launch of the World Trade Agenda Report, which discusses the pressing needs for further liberalization and best rules in international trade and what WTO mem...

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