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

  1. 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.

  2. Indian Embassy reports 26 deaths in August

    A total of 26 Indians died in Qatar in August, taking the total number of deaths registered with the Indian embassy so far this year to 192. The total number of deaths registered in 2014 was 279.

  3. Qatar to host Pakistan Twenty20 league in 2016

    The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced on Wednesday that it would host a Twenty20 league in Qatar starting February next year.

    Najam Sethi, the former chairman of the PCB, announced the Pakistan Super League (PSL) will involve around 25 foreign players.

  4. Qatar to set up more parks to meet public demand

    The Ministry of Municipality and Urban Planning is considering setting up 55 new parks across Qatar.

    Mohammed Ali Al Khoury, Director, Public Parks Department, said a plan to establish 55 parks is under study to meet public needs, local Arabic daily Al Raya reports.