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HMC urges caution against heat-related illnesses

HMC urges caution against heat-related illnesses

Between April and November 2017, over 1,000 heat-related illnesses were reported at Hamad General Hospital’s Emergency Department.

Municipality Ministry gears up for holy month of Ramadan

Municipality Ministry gears up for holy month of Ramadan

The ministry noted that it has developed special plans and programmes to address issues such as temporary closures of some streets, traffic congestion and dumping of personal waste in the streets and public squares.

Toyota to launch 'talking' vehicles in United States in 2021

Toyota to launch 'talking' vehicles in United States in 2021

The US Transportation Department must decide whether to adopt a pending proposal that would require all future vehicles to have the advanced technology.

German prosecutors raid BMW in diesel emissions probe

German prosecutors raid BMW in diesel emissions probe

Prosecutors in Germany have raided high-end carmaker BMW in a fraud probe relating to more than 11,000 vehicles they suspect were rigged to appear less polluting in regulators' tests.

1mn vehicles entered Pearl in October, says UDC

1mn vehicles entered Pearl in October, says UDC

The number of vehicles entering the island is tracked through technologically-advanced monitoring devices installed at its entrance.

Provision for car parking must for new buildings

Provision for car parking must for new buildings

The draft legislation seeks to regulate car parking practices in the country, the official Qatar News Agency (QNA) has reported.

Three vehicles torched in South African taxi war

Three vehicles torched in South African taxi war

One Uber vehicle and two other taxis were torched in South Africa's main business district on Thursday night in a feud over fares, but no one was injured, Uber and police said on Friday.

Fiat Chrysler recalling 297,000 vehicles for inadvertent air bag deployments

Fiat Chrysler recalling 297,000 vehicles for inadvertent air bag deployments

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV is recalling 297,000 older minivans in North America because of a wiring problem that can lead to inadvertent air bag deployments, the company said on Thursday.

Fire damages vehicles in Hilal area

Fire damages vehicles in Hilal area

Some vehicles suffered damage after a fire broke out at a service station in the Hilal area of Doha on Tuesday. However, there were no reports of any injuries.

10% of vehicles on Qatar roads to be eco friendly by 2030

10% of vehicles on Qatar roads to be eco friendly by 2030

At least 10% of the transport on the country's roads will be environment-friendly electric vehicles (green cars) by 2030 as part of an ambitious mission ...

Regional, local car debuts take centre stage at motor show

Regional, local car debuts take centre stage at motor show

Eight regional debuts and 14 local car launches highlighted the opening of the Qatar Motor Show (QMS) 2017 on Tuesday at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre (DECC).

Indian court bans sale of 800,000 vehicles over emissions

Indian court bans sale of 800,000 vehicles over emissions

India's top court on Wednesday banned the sale of more than 800,000 new vehicles which fall short of new emissions standards, declaring public health more important than company profits.