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The latest news and updates from around Qatar. Feel free to share with the community.

  1. 23-year-old dhow destroyed in fire at Doha Port

    The Coast Guard managed to contain a fire that broke out at a wooden ship loaded with animal fodder at Doha port Saturday afternoon.

    A joint operation to douse the blaze was launched as soon as the emergency service was alerted with a call to 999, sources said.

  2. Dusty weather hits Qatar again

    A dust storm seems to be taking over Qatar with wind moving at speeds from 19 to 38km an hour.

    By night, however, high wind would likely subside with speeds coming down to 18km an hour.