‘Modern slavery offences’ in UK uncovered by Al Jazeera documentary
‘Modern slavery offences’ in UK uncovered by Al Jazeera documentary
A documentary made by an Al Jazeera news channel team has led to the arrest of a car wash owner in the UK as part of an investigation into an organised crime network suspected of modern slavery offences.KentOnline, a UK-based news network, quoted police superintendent Eddie Fox as confirming that th...
MSC Fantasia becomes first-ever mega cruise-liner to dock in Doha
MSC Fantasia becomes first-ever mega cruise-liner to dock in Doha
If in the next few days, you see a lot of tourists posing for photographs in front of Qatar’s landmarks, then it is quite possible they arrived on the first-ever mega cruise-liner to dock in Doha.MSC Fantasia, which has more than 3,000 passengers and 1,300 crewmembers to help them, docked at the Doh...
Qatar's longest-ever road tunnel set to open on Friday
Qatar's longest-ever road tunnel set to open on Friday
Qatar’s longest tunnel, which connects the Mall of Qatar with the Dukhan Highway, will become accessible to commuters starting tomorrow.The 1.5km-long tunnel, a part of the Al Jahhaniya Interchange on Dukhan Highway, is expected to facilitate a free-flowing, one-way traffic and will make things simp...
Eminent preacher Junaid Jamshed, 47 others die in plane crash
Eminent preacher Junaid Jamshed, 47 others die in plane crash
Tragedy struck Pakistan late yesterday when a Pakistan International Airlines plane, carrying 48 passengers, crashed in the country’s mountainous northern region, killing everyone on board.PIA’s PK 661, which was flying from Chitral to Pakistani capital Islamabad, crashed on Wednesday night.“There’r...
Ohio police shoot dead Emirati student who fled scene of accident
Ohio police shoot dead Emirati student who fled scene of accident
In a shocking incident, an Emirati student was shot dead by a policeman in Ohio, USA, on Sunday.The National reported that 26-year-old Saif Nasser Mubarak Ali Alameri was killed by a gunshot to the head in Hudson.It is understood that Alameri, who had caused a car crash, ran away from the vehicle....
Qatar to spend up to $13bn on completion of major projects in 2017
Qatar to spend up to $13bn on completion of major projects in 2017
Are you one of those people concerned about the fall of oil price and subsequent loss of employment opportunities in Qatar?...
Ministry of Interior instructs passports departments to work in two shifts
Ministry of Interior instructs passports departments to work in two shifts
If you are living in Qatar, then you should have visited the General Directorate of Passports, functioning under the Ministry of Interior (MoI), at least once.Whenever you go, you may have been struck with how fast and efficiently things move at the ministry....
Physical tickets for Barcelona-Al Ahli match go on sale in Qatar
Physical tickets for Barcelona-Al Ahli match go on sale in Qatar
If you are looking to see some of your favourite football stars in action as Spanish giants FC Barcelona take on Saudi Arabian leaders Al Ahli, then you better act fast now.Physical tickets for the Match of Champions have started retailing at ticket booths in Villaggio and Gulf Mall....
Qatar Museums unveils public artworks at Hamad International Airport
Qatar Museums unveils public artworks at Hamad International Airport
The Hamad International Airport (HIA) continued its march to becoming a major hub for public art with the installation of two new sculptures by renowned Iraqi artist Dia Al Azzawi.The two iconic sculptures, titled ‘Flying Man,’ was jointly installed by Qatar Museums (QM) and the HIA.The sculptures a...
Traffic congestion brings Doha to standstill for second day in a row
Traffic congestion brings Doha to standstill for second day in a row
For the second time in as many days, many parts of Doha came to a standstill following heavy traffic. A number of main as well as arterial roads witnessed blocks that were several kilometres long.As is often the case, frustrated commuters took to social media to let their displeasure be known....

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