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
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
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.
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
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
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
Ooredoo and Vodafone destroy GSM international calling in a final devastating blow
So I received today a message from our dear friends at ooredoo stating an increase in the international calling rates by 50%.
UAE residents will enjoy a long weekend this week
UAE residents will enjoy a long weekend this week.
Blind Tunisian woman regains eyesight during Hajj Pilgrimage
After 18 months of living in complete darkness, a Tunisian woman pilgrim regained her eyesight while standing on Arafat at the climax of the Haj.
UPDATED: Picture of Israeli flag in Qatar goes viral on Twitter
The picture of an Israeli flag was taken outside the Hamad Aquatic Center (Aspire) where the FINA Swimming World Cup took place on October 20 and 2
Syrian Electronic Army hacks Qatar sites
The Syrian Electronic Army, an invisible group of internet hackers who are known to back Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has hacked a host of Qa
JellyFish in Sealine beach
Be Carfeul.Dont go in the water when you goto Sealine beach or Mesaeeid. There is jellyfish in the water. They sting really bad.
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