By EDNA FERNANDES in Doha
10 March 2012
Creeping steadily above the London skyline, the Shard will be Europe’s tallest building when it is finally finished in a few weeks’ time: an extraordinary monument to glass, steel and sheer ambition.
And an appropriate symbol for the rise of its Qatari owners and their ever-growing influence here in Britain.
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