Dana, first Qatari English singer, launches album

Update: Local production company Mediadante has produced the video for Dana's single.

New Doha Zoo to cost over QR 230m

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has unveiled the

QR 20,000 Relief Aid for Philippines

The Pakistan Welfare Forum (a Qatar Base Welfare Forum for Pakistani Community) has contributed towards typhoon victims in the Philippines.

'Qatari Day of Solidarity' for victims in Philippines and Somalia

The 'Qatari Day of Solidarity' is to be organised today by charities and humanitarian associations in Qatar to support the victims of the Super Typ

Indian police chief's rape analogy

Ranjit Sinha, head of India's Central Bureau of Investigation, apologises for remark about unlicensed betting.



World's most expensive soap on show in Doha

The world's most expensive penthouse, valued at over USD 300 million, and the costliest soap have been showcased at a luxury expo in Qatar.

Weather warning for the next few days

Much of the Gulf, including Qatar, Bahrain and Kuwait are expected to be battered by strong winds and heavy rains over the next few days, say weath

Tornado spotted in Qatar

Did you see this? Some people spotted it and were understandably afraid. But apparently its nothing to worry about.

Going overboard with security matters

US air marshal accused of taking photos under skirts

NASHVILLE, Tennessee: A federal air marshal has been arrested and accused of

Qatar to make military service compulsory

Qatar's government has approved a draft law making it compulsory for men in the Gulf state to do military service for up to four months, media repo

Alan Shearer and Lennox Lewis come to Doha

Alan Shearer and Lennox Lewis attend the region’s top sports gathering

QR 250,000 relief aid for Philippines from Qatar Red Crescent

Qatar Red Crescent, a local charity organisation that is part of ICRC in Geneva, has allocated 250,000 QAR to relieve the suffering of 5,000 famili

UN official urges Qatar to scrap kafala system

A UN official has called on Qatar on to abolish a sponsorship system for migrant workers he said was a source of labour abuse, raising pressure on

How to Help Philippines Typhoon Victims

Rescue and recovery organizations from around the world are pouring into the storm-battered Philippines, where Supertyphoon Haiyan, also known as Y

Philippines Embassy requests donations after typhoon

The Embassy of the Philippines - Doha h

Sepp Blatter meets Qatar's Emir in Doha

Fifa president Sepp Blatter just tweeted the following after his meeting with Qatar's Emir in Doha.

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More road closures in Doha for next week

Public Works Authority ‘Ashghal’ has announced temporary traffic diversions on Al Markhiya Street and Onaiza Street from tomorrow until Friday.

CID Holds Discussion on Industrial Area

CID Holds Discussion on Industrial Area  1

Qatar Emir's First Address to Advisory Council

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani inaugurated on Tuesday morning the 42nd ordinary session of the Advisory Council in the presence of HH

Americans Jailed for Months in Qatar After Daughter’s Death

Matthew and Grace Huang, an American couple with three adopted children from Africa, lived as a family in the affluent Persian Gulf kingdom of Qata

.. not in good terms ..

.. Got Stabbed ..

25 Thousand People Witnessed 34 Unique Aircraft Land on Water

Qatar brings back the Arab History of Flying With the 1st Red Bull Flugtag

Report: Doha rentals up 16%

A lack of supply in the residential market due to increasing expatriate inflow has led to an average annual rental increase of 16%, says the latest

WISE in Doha, Qatar

Education ministers from across the globe met at the World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) 2013 in Doha, Qatar, to discuss best practices an

Test for all engineers in Qatar in order to enroll to the Syndicate of Engineers

I've received today an email from our HR department saying that I need to submit certain documents so that I can take an appointment with Baladiya