Samuel Warberg, the regional spokesman for the US State Department, feels that US-Qatari relations are currently going through their best form for more than 50 years.
In an effort to quell stubborn inflation, the US central bank - Federal Reserve recently raised benchmark interest rates by another three-quarters of a percentage point and indicated it will keep hiking well above the current level.
Low-income Britons will see few benefits from the historic tax cuts announced by the country’s new finance minister yesterday, union leaders and anti-poverty campaigners said, warning that the measures would widen the rich-poor divide.
President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday ordered Russia’s first mobilisation since World War Two after suffering a major battlefield reversal in Ukraine, an attempt to turn the military tide in what he has cast as a defining East-West clash.
The world’s human population is forecast to surpass 8bn in the coming months. Compared to ants, that is a mediocre milestone.