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Dubai: Waterfalls at Sheik Zaid Road

Aerial footage of Dubai Canal waterfall testing. Aerial footage of the Dubai Canal waterfall feature off Shaikh Zayed Road.

Population in Qatar hits 2.6 million

If some of you noticed that crowds in Qatar nowadays are bigger than ever before, then there is a reason behind that. For the first...

Diabetes survey in Qatar

Diabetes survey in qatar again after five years.Qatar will conduct a new survey on the prevalence of diabetes in the country next year, revealed...

Qatar:Emir attends Al Jazeera’s anniversary celebration

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and HH the Father Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani attended yesterday the 20th anniversary of...

Qatar: Petrol price to rise by Dh10 a litre in November

After dropping for two months, petrol prices in Qatar will go up by Dh10 a litre next month while there will not be any...

Italy quake: Norcia tremor destroys ancient building

Towns and villages in central Italy have been hit by an earthquake for the fourth time in three months. The 6.6-magnitude quake - Italy's strongest...

Qatar’s Adel storms to victory in Portugal FIA World Cup

Nissan’s Adel Hussein Abdulla wrapped up his maiden FIA World Cup campaign in the T2 category for Series Production Cross-Country vehicles by claiming a...

New world-class recruitment system in Qatar

The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour & Social Affairs announced it is cancelling its permanent committee charged with labour recruitment and replacing it with...

Awareness on diabetes in a fun way

The Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA) organised an outreach programme at the Hyatt Plaza Shopping Mall aimed at raising public awareness on diabetes in a...

New free transit visa on arrival scheme soon at HIA

The new transit visa scheme 'is in the process of being put into effect,' Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) told Gulf Times. Once in place, transit...

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