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  1. FIFA official: Qatar will not host 2022 World Cup

    The 2022 World Cup will not be held in Qatar because of the scorching temperatures in the Middle East country, a FIFA official said on Monday.

    "I personally think that in the end the 2022 World Cup will not take place in Qatar," Executive Committee member Theo Zwanziger told Sport Bild.

  2. New health laws soon for eateries and outlets

    The Ministry of Municipality and Urban Planning has plans to issue new health and safety rules for various outlets, including, possibly, eateries and others.

    A senior Doha Municipality official has said the regulations would be issued on the directives of the Minister soon.

  3. Fire at Villaggio food court

    Firefighters yesterday evacuated people from the food court area of the popular Villaggio after smoke was sighted billowing from the chimney of a restaurant there.

    The Ministry of Interior confirmed the incident on its Twitter account late last night.