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 2022-05-21 21:44 

Gulf Times

[ Opinion ]

Qatar and Germany spur clean, affordable energy, facilitate its transition...

The agreement signed between Qatar and Germany on energy partnership on Friday is in line with the country's commitment to the responsible production of clean and affordable energy to facilitate energy transition....

 2022-05-21 21:44 

Gulf Times

[ International ]

Starliner docks with space station in uncrewed flight test...

Boeing's new Starliner crew capsule docked for the first time with the International Space Station (ISS) on Friday, completing a major objective in a high stakes do-over test flight into orbit without astronauts aboard....

 2022-05-21 21:44 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Roadshows in Iran, Oman and Qatar kickstart tourism promotion in West Asia...

The reopening of Malaysia's borders in April provides an opportunity for West Asian travellers to visit and explore the Southeast Asian country renowned as a favourite family and Muslim-friendly destination, a senior official of Tourism Malaysia has s...

 2022-05-21 21:44 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

Carapaz takes Giro lead as Yates wins stage 14...

Simon Yates won stage 14 of the Giro d'Italia yesterday as Richard Carapaz claimed the overall lead following an action-packed 147km....

 2022-05-21 21:44 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Qatar, Germany sign military co-operation agreement...

Qatar's Ministry of Defence has signed a military co-operation agreement with the Ministry of Defence of Germany....

 2022-05-21 21:44 

Gulf Times

[ Opinion ]

Cracks in democracy's economic foundation...

Interview with author Daron Acemoglu, Professor of Economics at MIT...

 2022-05-21 21:44 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

HMC promotes diabetic limb salvage through awareness activities...

Building on the previous success of education and awareness activities, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) recently joined the American Diabetic Awareness Alert Day to promote Diabetic Limb Salvage and launch a nationwide Awareness Campaign.....

 2022-05-21 21:44 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

Djokovic, Nadal bid to derail Alcaraz hype...

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, with 41 Grand Slam titles between them, will attempt to derail the growing hype surrounding teenage sensation Carlos Alcaraz at the French Open from today (Sunday)....

 2022-05-21 21:44 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Fifty One East hosts Marmar Halim's glamorous trunk show featuring exclusive pieces...

Fifty One East has hosted a glamorous two-day trunk show featuring exclusive pieces from Marmar Halim's evening and bridal collections....

 2022-05-21 21:44 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Bondi Burgers at Centara West Bay wins FACT Dining Awards Doha 2022...

Centara West Bay Hotel & Residences Doha has announced that Bondi Burgers has been awarded Favourite Burger Joint in Doha 2022 by the FACT Dining Awards Doha....

 2022-05-21 21:44 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

Mbappe snubs Real Madrid to stay at PSG...

Kylian Mbappe said he was "very happy" to stay at Paris Saint-Germain after the club's president announced yesterday the World Cup winner was rejecting Real Madrid to remain in France until 2025....

 2022-05-21 21:44 

Gulf Times

[ International ]

Russia halts gas flow to Finland over rouble row...

Russia stopped providing gas to Finland in an escalation of a row over energy payments with the West yesterday, and intensified an offensive in the Donbas region of eastern Ukraine....

 2022-05-21 21:44 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

Mumbai knock Delhi out of IPL, Bangalore enter play-offs...

Ishan Kishan's 48 and a late cameo by Tim David helped Mumbai Indians down Delhi Capitals by five wickets, a result that allowed Royal Challengers Bangalore to sneak into the IPL play-offs yesterday....

 2022-05-21 21:43 

Gulf Times

[ Sport ]

Limping Tiger struggles to nine-over 79 at rain-hit third round...

Tiger Woods limped his way to the worst round of his incredible comeback from severe leg injuries, firing a nine-over par 79 in yesterday's third round of the PGA Championship....

 2022-05-21 21:37 

Haaretz Daily

The lawmaker who quit Israel's coalition is another closet Netanyahu supporter...
 2022-05-21 21:37 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Yes, the Jews secretly control the world...

G-d promises us in His Torah that if we keep His mitzvot in His Land, then He will give peace throughout the world....

 2022-05-21 21:36 

Times of Israel

Police detain at least 2 as rival factions of Hasidic sect clash in Jerusalem...

Officers intervene to separate two groups of Gur Hasidim; windows of yeshiva reportedly smashedOfficers intervene to separate two groups of Gur Hasidim; windows of yeshiva reportedly smashed...

 2022-05-21 21:36 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Israeli orchestra plays in Cairo for the first time in 40 years...

The Firkat Alnoor orchestra was invited to play in Egypt for Israel's Independence Day, the first such performance in decades....

 2022-05-21 21:36 

Arutz Sheva

Israeli orchestra plays in Cairo for the first time in 40 years...

The Firkat Alnoor orchestra was invited to play in Egypt for Israel's Independence Day, the first such performance in decades....

 2022-05-21 21:35 

Arutz Sheva

Food poisoning sweeps assisted living facility...

At least five residents of the "Neve Ram" home for the disabled in Rechasim have taken ill with food poisoning because of spoiled meat. The victims' parents reported that they were hospitalized in the emergency room, and are currently consider...

 2022-05-21 21:33 

Arutz Sheva

Biden is coming to divide Jerusalem....

This foolish president, who has been wrong on every important issue so far, thinks dividing Israel's capital will herald peace. Op-ed....

 2022-05-21 21:30 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Two countries link monkeypox cases to superspreader events...

'Notable proportion' of European monkeypox cases are in gay or bisexual men, health officials say....

 2022-05-21 21:30 

Arutz Sheva

Two countries link monkeypox cases to superspreader events...

'Notable proportion' of European monkeypox cases are in gay or bisexual men, health officials say....

 2022-05-21 21:25 

Haaretz Daily

Jewish racists also cry, but they don't condemn just look at this 'centrist' lawmaker...
 2022-05-21 21:25 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

LMRA Chief Executive Officer attends UNGA meeting...
 2022-05-21 21:22 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Biden is coming to divide Jerusalem....

This foolish president, who has been wrong on every important issue so far, thinks dividing Israel's capital will herald peace. Op-ed....

 2022-05-21 21:19 

Haaretz Daily

The new intifada in Israel is being silenced...
 2022-05-21 21:12 

Haaretz Daily

Israel's doctors abandoned on the front...
 2022-05-21 21:09 

Haaretz Daily

An Arab who joins a Zionist party in Israel is a collaborator...
 2022-05-21 21:08 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait Amir applauds state efforts to organize municipal elections...

Kuwait's Amir His Highness Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah commended the efforts of state bodies on Saturday in organizing municipal elections, saying the process panned out in an orderly and seamless fashion. The information, health, and educ...

 2022-05-21 21:01 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Bahrain attends WCO committee meeting...
 2022-05-21 21:00 

Al Jazeera

US envoy meets Taliban foreign minister, raises women's rights...

US special envoy on Afghanistan stresses international opposition to Taliban's treatment of women and girls....

 2022-05-21 20:57 

Kuwait News Agency

Blinken, Deputy Sec. meet Saudi Vice Minister of Defense...

WASHINGTON, May 21 (KUNA) -- US Secretary of State Antony Blinken joined Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman's meeting here with Saudi Vice Minister of Defense Prince Khalid bin Salman Al Saud during which they expressed "strong support" f...

 2022-05-21 20:56 

Al Jazeera

Russia-Ukraine live news: Moscow intensifies push for Donbas...

After ending weeks of Ukrainian resistance in Mariupol, Russia is waging a major offensive in Luhansk....

 2022-05-21 20:54 

Bahrain News Agency

Ecuador's Carapaz takes Giro lead after frenetic 14th stage...
 2022-05-21 20:52 

The Jordan Times

One killed in renewed anti-coup protests in Sudan...

KHARTOUM — Sudanese security forces killed one protester on Saturday during renewed demonstrations against a military takeover that derailed a transition to civilian rule last year, medics said. The victim, who was not identified, died as a result o...

 2022-05-21 20:51 

The Jordan Times

Russia says it destroyed Western weapons sent to Ukraine...

MOSCOW — Moscow's forces destroyed a large shipment of Western-supplied weapons in northwestern Ukraine with long-range missiles, the Russian defence ministry said Saturday. "High-precision long-range sea-based Kalibr missiles destroyed a la...

 2022-05-21 20:51 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Bahrain to participate in Davos 2022...
 2022-05-21 20:49 

The Jordan Times

Thousands of COVID-negative Beijing residents sent to quarantine...

BEIJING — Thousands of COVID-negative Beijing residents were relocated to quarantine hotels overnight due to a handful of infections, as the capital begins to take more extreme control measures resembling virus-hit Shanghai. Beijing has been battlin...

 2022-05-21 20:42 

Arutz Sheva

Government source: Crisis with rebel Meretz MK is over...

Coalition expects to reach agreements with Meretz's Ghaida Rinawie Zoabi, who resigned coalition earlier this week....

 2022-05-21 20:42 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Government source: Crisis with rebel Meretz MK is over...

Coalition expects to reach agreements with Meretz's Ghaida Rinawie Zoabi, who resigned coalition earlier this week....

 2022-05-21 20:38 

FX Empire

Qatari FM says Iran's leadership open for a compromise on nuclear file -al Jazeera TV...

(Reuters) Qatar's foreign minister said on Saturday in remarks cited by al Jazeera TV that the Iranian leadership expressed readiness for a compromise regarding "the Iranian nuclear file", referring to talks over reviving a nuclear deal betwee...

 2022-05-21 20:37 

FX Empire

New York judge approves congressional map, throwing Democrats into disarray...

By Joseph Ax (Reuters) A New York judge approved a new congressional map that pits two veteran Democratic incumbents against one another and boosts Republican odds of capturing more seats in November's midterm elections, further endangering Democrats&...

 2022-05-21 20:36 

Arutz Sheva

One man hospitalized by brawl in Bat Yam...

A 32-year-old man was critically injured in a violent incident on Rabbi Kook Street in Bat Yam. MDA paramedics treated him and evacuated him to Wolfson Hospital in Holon....

 2022-05-21 20:34 

FX Empire

Siemens Energy makes 4.1 billion eur bid for remaining Siemens Gamesa stake...

FRANKFURT (Reuters) Siemens Energy on Saturday said it would offer 18.05 euros ($19.06) per share for the remaining third it does not already own in Spanish-listed Siemens Gamesa, hoping to remove a complex ownership structure that has weighed on its shar...

 2022-05-21 20:26 

Kuwait News Agency

Municipal Council elections come to a close...

KUWAIT, May 21 (KUNA) -- The Municipal Council elections drew to a close at precisely 8:00pm on Saturday at polling centres throughout Kuwait's eight voting constituencies ahead of the counting of votes. Some 36 hopefuls, including one woman, threw th...

 2022-05-21 20:22 

SABA News

[ Yemen ]

PM congratulates Revolution Leader on Yemen's 32nd National Day of Unity...

SANA'A, May. 21 (Saba) - Prime Minister Abdulaziz bin Habtoor on Saturday extended a congratulatory telegram to the revolution leader, Sayyed. Abdulmalek Badruddin Al Houthi, on the occasion of the celebrations of the Yemeni people with 32nd National ...

 2022-05-21 20:18 

Al Jazeera

Wimbledon: How Russia's war on Ukraine will affect world tennis...

Women's Tennis Association and Association of Tennis Professionals will not award ranking points to Wimbledon players....

 2022-05-21 20:14 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Qatar Charity's WASH interventions 'make a difference' in Pakistan's vulnerable communities...

Qatar Charity (QC) has implemented 92 water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) projects in Sanghar, Badin and Tando Muhammad Khan districts in Pakistan's province Sindh so far this year....

 2022-05-21 20:14 

Gulf Times

[ Business ]

Lebanon financial recovery plan includes central bank debt write-off, haircuts to depositors...

Lebanon's government foresees cancelling "a large part" of the central bank's foreign currency obligations to commercial banks and dissolving non-viable banks by November, according to a financial recovery plan passed by the Cabinet on Fri...

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