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Election enhances participation in public affairs: NHRC chief

Election enhances participation in public affairs: NHRC chief

HE the Chairman of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri (pictured) praised the qualitative leap in the field of promoting and protecting freedoms and advancing human rights in Qatar through the Shura Council elections

Voting against all odds

Voting against all odds

Displaying exemplary enthusiasm, a number of elderly citizens as well as physically challenged people turned up at polling stations Saturday to cast their votes in Shura Council elections.

Shura Council elections: counting begins at polling stations

Shura Council elections: counting begins at polling stations

Polling stations closed their doors at 6pm Saturday, following large voter turnout from citizens in the country's first-ever legislative elections.

Justice minister praises Shura poll process and voter turnout

Justice minister praises Shura poll process and voter turnout

HE the Minister of Justice Masoud bin Mohamed al-Ameri praised the election process and described the organisation and voter turnout for Shura Council elections as fantastic

Spotlight on legal reforms and community development

Spotlight on legal reforms and community development

Qatari journalist Hassan Ali Yusef al-Saie, a candidate from Constituency 7, Al-Jasra, for the Shura Council election, has pledged to work for the country's development while focusing on ensuring equal rights, legal reform, education and community development.

Shura candidates make final pitch as campaigning set to conclude

Shura candidates make final pitch as campaigning set to conclude

Within the Shura Council poll scheduled for October 2, candidates have made a final pitch to impress voters and seek election to the council.

Final list of Shura Council candidates announced

Final list of Shura Council candidates announced

The Supervisory Committee for the Shura Council elections announced the final list of candidates expected to run for the Shura Council elections, scheduled on October 2.

Preliminary voter lists for Shura Council elections to be published Sunday: MoI

Preliminary voter lists for Shura Council elections to be published Sunday: MoI

The Ministry of Interior announced that the preliminary voter lists for the Shura Council elections will be published Sunday at the electoral districts headquarters.

FM meets Chadian counterpart

FM meets Chadian counterpart

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani met Sunday with Minister of Foreign Affairs, African Integration, International Cooperation and Chadians Abroad of the Republic of Chad Mahamat Zene Cherif and the accompanying delegation during thei

Qatar sets up supervisory body for Shura Council polls

Qatar sets up supervisory body for Shura Council polls

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz al-Thani issued decision No. 53 of 2021 to form the supervisory committee and executive committees concerned with the Shura Council elections and define their terms of reference.

Preparations on for Shura Council elections

Preparations on for Shura Council elections

Preparations are in progress, for the Shura Council elections in October, by the committee concerned, local Arabic daily Arrayah has reported quoting Brigadier General Salem Saqr al-Muraikhi, director of the Legal Affairs Department at Ministry of Interior (MoI).