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Doha-bound IndiGo flight performs emergency landing in Chennai following bird-hit

An Indigo Airlines flight, travelling from Chennai to Doha, was forced to touch down back in Chennai following a bird hit.

Qatar and Sudan to jointly build the Red Sea coast’s largest sea port

Qatar and Sudan have agreed to jointly construct the Red Sea coast’s largest seaport, helping further enhance Qatar's food security.

They wanted us to change, yet we remain unchanged, says Sheikha Moza

Qatar Foundation Chairperson HH Sheikha Moza bint Nasser says Qatar has hung on despite immense pressure from blockading countries to change.

HH The Emir holds productive talks with Turkish President Erdogan in Doha

HH The Emir and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a productive meeting in Doha, further affirming friendly relations between the two countries.

Qatar’s finance minister slams UAE plot to wage ‘financial war’ on the country

Qatar’s finance minister Ali Shareef Al Emadi has slammed the UAE's plot to wage ‘financial war’ on the country.

Ministry penalises eight car workshops for violating Qatar’s consumer protection law 

Ministry of Economy and Commerce cracks the whip and penalise eight car workshops for violating Qatar’s consumer protection law.

Qatar building one of the world’s largest water storage facilities

Qatar is working on a water storage project that once complete, will boast of being one of the biggest in the world.

HH The Emir says Qatar ‘thousand times better off’ without the siege countries

HH The Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani says Qatar is a ‘thousand times better off’ without the siege countries.

Lifestyle & Community

QL's top 7 picks of the week - November 12, 2017

Stay up-to-date and entertained as our team shares their recommendations for everything from apps to films and brunch this week in Qatar.

Abdulrahman Fakhro is crowned the King of Drift at the Red Bull Car Park Drift 2017 Qatar Qualifier

Qatar hosted the penultimate qualifying round for Red Bull Car Park Drift’s 2017 season in the Middle East.

Qatar meets Germany – Women Football meets Culture

A female football team visits Qatar for a friendly match with a Qatari female football team to celebrate the Qatar Germany 2017 Year of Culture.

German jazz band FAVO to open 4th Katara European Jazz Festival

The concert will take place at Katara on 8th November, 2017 at 7 pm. The festival itself will last till the 12th of November.

Videos

WATCH: The week in review - November 11, 2017

Qatar Living brings you this week's top news stories in the country, summarised and reviewed.

WATCH: Red Bull Car Park Drift - Interview with Abdo Feghali

QL got to chat with Lebanese drifting legend Abdo Feghali at the Red Bull Car Park Drift on Friday.

WATCH: Qatar National Library opens its doors

Qatar National Library is up, running and to the public at last!

WATCH: The St. Regis Doha’s Grand Friday Brunch

Brunch is an event done on a scale that is truly grand and nothing short of impressive at the St. Regis Doha.

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Qatar Winter Dragon Boat Festival 2017

Qatar Dragon Boat is proud to announce our first competition of the season. Sponsored by the Saracen Community Initiative, the competition will be held at the Grand Hyatt Doha on Friday Nov.

 

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