'Mission Jurassic' dinosaur hunt to get under way

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  • March 26, 2019
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British scientists are about to undertake one of their biggest dinosaur hunts in decades. They are joining US and Dutch institutions in exploring what is expected to be a treasure trove of fossils in the “Badlands” of Wyoming. The US state has yielded some of the most famous specimens ever found, and the international group […]

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HOW TO BE HAPPY?

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  • March 22, 2019
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Prof Santos’s class Psychology and the Good Life is the most popular in Yale’s 317-year history, and broke the university’s enrolment record when more than 1,200 students signed up. “Being happy isn’t something that just happens, you’ve got to practice to be better at it,” she adds. Here are five exercises from Prof Santos to […]

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Attacks on Muslims in Western Countries-A List (2016-2019)

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  • March 17, 2019
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Anti-Muslim attacks have steadily increased in the past few years worldwide. Switzerland – December 2016: A 30-year-old man enters a mosque in central Zurich and starts firing at a handful of men who were drinking tea after evening prayer. Three are wounded. Another victim was killed by the same perpetrator earlier in the day. The […]

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Job Fair at College of the North Atlantic-Qatar

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  • March 13, 2019
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College of the North Atlantic – Qatar (CNA-Q) hosted a job fair and career awareness day that saw hundreds of students participate in the exhibition, featuring over 30 of Qatar’s top employers. The day was designed to allow students to meet representatives from Qatar’s top businesses, and experience the variety of career options available to […]

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Qatar Airways celebrated a landmark flight on Sunday 10 March as its scheduled service from Brussels to Doha was operated by a crew made up entirely of 15 women on Airbus A350. The flight from the Belgian capital to the airline’s hub in Qatar was the first time all crew members – from the cockpit […]

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‘Doha, the Capital of Islamic Youth for 2019’

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  • March 12, 2019
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Qatar has received the key to hosting Doha as Capital of the Islamic Youth for 2019, in recognition of the country’s efforts in supporting and empowering Muslim youth. This came during the closing ceremony of the symbolic Organisation of Islamic Co-operation (OIC) Youth Capital 2018, held in Ankara, Turkey, yesterday. Qatar’s ambassador to Turkey Salim […]

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High blood pressure drugs to be offered to thousands more

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  • March 11, 2019
  • 3 min read

New guidelines on diagnosing high blood pressure could mean thousands more people benefiting from treatment in England and Wales. Health bosses say offering blood-pressure-lowering drugs to more people with stage-1 hypertension would help to cut heart attacks and strokes. In total, about 450,000 men and 270,000 women could now qualify for the drugs. But some […]

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Nasal spray to treat depression

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  • March 10, 2019
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The US drugs regulator has approved the sale of a new nasal spray to treat depression. Manufacturer Janssen says Esketamine can lift a patient’s mood within 24 hours of use. The drug is intended for patients who have not responded to two other, conventional antidepressants which can take weeks to have an effect. But critics […]

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The countdown to Qatar’s “largest entertainment event” has begun as global music icon AR Rahman gets ready to take centre stage at Khalifa International Stadium in less than two weeks. Fans of Rahman “did not waste any time getting their concert tickets since the announcement was made”, a press statement noted. Corroborating this, Q-Tickets COO […]

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2017 supermoon around the world

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  • December 4, 2017
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A Blue Moon refers to the second full moon in a calendar month — which is rare, since full moons occur every 29.5 days, according to NASA. A Blue Moon can be a supermoon, just like any other full moon. In fact, the supermoon slated for Jan. 31, 2018, will be both, making it a Super Blue […]

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