Category Archives: Arts and Culture

Medical First: 3D-printed Skull Implant

Beijing, September 19 (QNA) – A Chinese man who had 3D-printed skull surgically attached to his head has completely recovered, prompting doctors to call the operation a “success”, news agency Xinhua reported.

The 46-year-old farmer, …

NASA Spacecraft Set to Enter Mars Orbit

Washington, September 18 (QNA) – NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft is nearing its scheduled September 21 insertion into Martian orbit after completing a 10-month interplanetary journey of 442 million miles.

Flight Controllers …

Sugar Intake Must Be Slashed Further- Scientists

London, September 16 (QNA) -The target to reduce sugar consumption should be much more ambitious, health experts said.

Both the World Health Organization and government advisers in England have recently proposed a cut in their …

HE Minister of Culture, Arts and Heritage Meets US Ambassador

Doha, September 15 (QNA) – HE the Minister of Culture, Arts and Heritage Dr. Hamad bin Abdulaziz Al Kuwari met here Monday with HE US Ambassador to Qatar Dana Shell Smith.

During the meeting, they …

Minister of Culture Meets Lebanese Counterpart

Doha, September 14 (QNA) – HE the Minister of Culture, Arts and Heritage Dr. Hamad bin Abdul Aziz Al-Kuwari met today with Lebanese Minister or Culture Raymond Araiji.

Talks during the meeting dealt with relations …

NASA’s Rover Arrives at Martian Mountain

Washington, September 12 (QNA) – NASA’s Mars Curiosity Rover has reached the Red Planet’s Mount Sharp, a mountain at the center of the vast Gale Crater and the rover mission’s long-term prime destination.

“Curiosity now …

Record Number of Japanese over 100 years old

Tokyo, September 12 (QNA) – The number of Japanese aged 100 and over has reached a new record, the government announced on Friday.

On Monday – national Respect for the Aged Day – there would …