Five planets to be visible in Qatar during the month of July

For all those budding astronomers, July is the month to look up at the sky as you will be able to see five planets near the moon.

South Africa, Taiwan and Lebanon welcome move to grant its citizens visa on arrival

Many countries have welcomed Qatar's move to grant its citizens visa on arrival. It is also seen as giving a huge boost to tourism.

Kuwaitis show their love by naming their newborn babies Qatr and Tamim

In a lovely show of affection, some Kuwaiti brothers and sisters are naming their newborn babies Qatr and Tamim.

No curb in exchange of Qatari Riyals in the country, says Reserve Bank of India

Relax people, the Reserve Bank of India clarifies that it has not passed any orders barring Qatari Riyals from being traded in the country.

Saudi Arabia’s list of demands is baseless and hence unacceptable, says Qatari FM

Qatari foreign minister HE Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani rejects the list of 13 demands made by blockading countries saying they are not backed by evidence.

The 13 demands on Qatar to lift blockade is 'very provocative,' says Germany

German foreign minister Sigmar Gabriel says some of the 13 demands made by GCC countries to lift blockade on Qatar is 'very provocative.'

Body of drowning victim found at Sealine Beach area

In another tragic incident, the body of a man, who drowned at the Sealine area while celebrating the first day of Eid, was recovered yesterday.

The Gulf blockade is seriously violating Qatari students’ rights, says NHRC

The Gulf blockade has severely affected the rights of Qatari students studying in the three neighbouring countries, says National Human Rights Committee.

Expatriates shower love and affection on Qatar during Eid celebrations

Eid celebrations in Qatar have become yet another venue for people living in the country to express love and solidarity with HH The Emir.

Doha Municipality opens Legtaifiya Park for family use

More happy news. Doha Municipality has opened Legtaifiya Park, spread over 27,500sqm, for public use after completion of renovations.