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Sagan retains world road race title

Peter Sagan became the first rider since 2007 to retain his world championship road race title when he perfectly timed his sprint in Doha on Sunday.

Peter Sagan became the first rider since 2007 to retain his world championship road race title when he perfectly timed his sprint in Doha on Sunday.

Sport

Martin wins record-equaling fourth world time trial title

The German team erupted into wild celebrations when Tony Martin found out he had done enough to win a career fourth time trial world title.

The German team erupted into wild celebrations when Tony Martin found out he had done enough to win a career fourth time trial world title.

Business

As oil prices slip, Qatar introduces airport tax

Following Dubai's example, Qatar's Hamad International Airport in Doha is charging departing and transit travellers to use the facility.

Following Dubai's example, Qatar's Hamad International Airport in Doha is charging departing and transit travellers to use the facility.

Sport

Mara Navarria overcomes grief to win fencing Grand Prix in Doha

Italy’s Mara Navarria overcame her grief at the death of her fencing master Oleg Pouzanov, after he died last Thursday to win her first Grand Prix in

Italy’s Mara Navarria overcame her grief at the death of her fencing master Oleg Pouzanov, after he died last Thursday to win her first Grand Prix in

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Education projects in Egypt and Uganda win 2015 Wise Awards

Egypt-based Nafham and the Educate! project in Uganda have been named WISE Awards winners at this year's World Innovation Summit for Education in Doha. This edition of Learning World looks into what t

Egypt-based Nafham and the Educate! project in Uganda have been named WISE Awards winners at this year's World Innovation Summit for Education in Doha. This edition of Learning World looks into what t

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Afghan women's education pioneer wins WISE award in Doha

In Doha the 7th World Innovation Summit for Education, WISE is underway. The Sheikha Moza bint Nasser of Qatar welcomed this year’s special guest

In Doha the 7th World Innovation Summit for Education, WISE is underway. The Sheikha Moza bint Nasser of Qatar welcomed this year’s special guest

Sport

Terpstra defends Tour of Qatar title

Ireland’s Sam Bennett produced a superb display to win the final stage of the Tour of Qatar as Dutch rider Niki Terpstra claimed his second straight

Ireland’s Sam Bennett produced a superb display to win the final stage of the Tour of Qatar as Dutch rider Niki Terpstra claimed his second straight

Sport

Sjoestroem and LeClos wrap up final day of FINA Worlds

Image Credit: WSCDoha Sunday was the final day of the FINA short-course World Championships held in Doha where legendary Swedish swimmer Sarah

Image Credit: WSCDoha Sunday was the final day of the FINA short-course World Championships held in Doha where legendary Swedish swimmer Sarah

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Hosszu and Manadou each claim another World Record

Katinka Hosszu continued her World Record breaking streak by setting her fourth in the women’s 200m Individual Medley. Her swim was one that

Katinka Hosszu continued her World Record breaking streak by setting her fourth in the women’s 200m Individual Medley. Her swim was one that

Sport

Gold in Doha for French fencer

The first day of the Doha Grand Prix in Qatar threw up a Swiss-French final in the men’s epee event. Daniel Jerent took the gold defeating Peer

The first day of the Doha Grand Prix in Qatar threw up a Swiss-French final in the men’s epee event. Daniel Jerent took the gold defeating Peer

Sport

Brazil show supremacy on second day of FINA Worlds

The Brazilians proved to be a dominant force in Doha on the second day of competition as the South American contingent took gold in three

The Brazilians proved to be a dominant force in Doha on the second day of competition as the South American contingent took gold in three

Sport

Garcia topples two World Records on opening night in Doha

Spain’s Mireya Belmonte Garcia set two new World Records in the 200m butterfly and in the 400m Individual Medley on the opening night of the 12th

Spain’s Mireya Belmonte Garcia set two new World Records in the 200m butterfly and in the 400m Individual Medley on the opening night of the 12th

Sport

Minimum age for F1 drivers to be introduced

Formula one law makers are to introduce a minimum age for drivers starting from the 2016 season. The rule change comes just over three months after

Formula one law makers are to introduce a minimum age for drivers starting from the 2016 season. The rule change comes just over three months after

Sport

Doha to stage 2019 World Athletics Championships

Qatari sports officials were once again cheering and celebrating after Doha was awarded the hosting rights for the 2019 World Athletic’s

Qatari sports officials were once again cheering and celebrating after Doha was awarded the hosting rights for the 2019 World Athletic’s

Culture

WISE awards for innovative educational thinking

Thinking outside the educational norms provided the theme at this year’s World Innovation Summit for Education in Doha. Over three days 84

Thinking outside the educational norms provided the theme at this year’s World Innovation Summit for Education in Doha. Over three days 84

Culture

Creativity matters in the classroom, but can it be taught?

Creativity is the hot topic at this year’s World Innovation Summit for Education in Doha, as people from that world consider how learning can be more

Creativity is the hot topic at this year’s World Innovation Summit for Education in Doha, as people from that world consider how learning can be more

Culture

WISE Awards: rewarding the inspirers

This special edition of Learning World is dedicated to the WISE Awards at the World Innovation Summit for Education in Doha. These prizes are given

This special edition of Learning World is dedicated to the WISE Awards at the World Innovation Summit for Education in Doha. These prizes are given

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Doha's WISE awards recognise top educational projects

India’s special school programme aims to bridge education divide The Satya Bharti School Programme offers a lifeline for hundreds of boys and

India’s special school programme aims to bridge education divide The Satya Bharti School Programme offers a lifeline for hundreds of boys and

News

Doha forum seeks ways to use sport for the greater good

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has made a rare public appearance along with other political and sporting figures in Qatar for the Doha Goals

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has made a rare public appearance along with other political and sporting figures in Qatar for the Doha Goals

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Arab leaders agree on funds to help Abbas

Arab leaders meeting in Doha have agreed to provide the Palestinian Authority with a multi- million dollar safety net. The money will help

Arab leaders meeting in Doha have agreed to provide the Palestinian Authority with a multi- million dollar safety net. The money will help

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EU urged to take tougher stance in Doha

At least 200 people were killed by superstorm Sandy in the US, Haiti and Cuba in October. Damage estimates run to some 60 billion euros. Some

At least 200 people were killed by superstorm Sandy in the US, Haiti and Cuba in October. Damage estimates run to some 60 billion euros. Some

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Rare climate change protest amid doubts of Doha deal

Environmental campaigners got special permission to hold a rally through the Qatari capital on Saturday morning, where the UN climate change

Environmental campaigners got special permission to hold a rally through the Qatari capital on Saturday morning, where the UN climate change