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Football is for the people: FIFA chief

Football is for the people: FIFA chief

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has said the Qatar FIFA World Cup 2022 is an opportunity to bring the Arab region together and for its people to celebrate the historic event.

WISH awards grand cash prizes to selected innovators

WISH awards grand cash prizes to selected innovators

The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) announced the grand prize winners of its two latest Innovation Award competitions during the closing ceremony of WISH 2020 on Thursday.

132 referred to Public Prosecution for failure to wear masks

132 referred to Public Prosecution for failure to wear masks

The crackdown on violations of Covid-19 measures continued as the competent authorities at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) referred 132 people to the Public Prosecution for not wearing masks ...

146 people referred to Public Prosecution for not wearing masks

146 people referred to Public Prosecution for not wearing masks

The crackdown on violations of Covid-19 measures continued as the competent authorities at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) referred 146 people to the Public Prosecution for not wearing masks in places where they are mandatory.

At least seven people die in North Carolina flash floods

At least seven people die in North Carolina flash floods

At least seven people died in North Carolina on Thursday as flash floods swept through parts of the state, authorities said, adding at least two people were missing.

People over 50 urged to get seasonal flu shots

People over 50 urged to get seasonal flu shots

People over the age of 50 years are urged to get the annual seasonal flu vaccination as early as possible this year to avoid serious complications from the virus.

People should wear masks even after full normalcy returns: official

People should wear masks even after full normalcy returns: official

A senior official has stressed the need for people to wear face masks even after life has fully returned to normal to avoid a second wave of Covid-19.

Two arrested for violating home quarantine rules

Two arrested for violating home quarantine rules

The competent authorities on Friday arrested two people who violated the legal requirements of the home quarantine.

Reaching out to people in need during pandemic

Reaching out to people in need during pandemic

Suzanne Malek, expatriate from the US, shares how she started helping people needing food and grocery during Covid-19 outbreak

New Ehteraz function soon to assist those in home quarantine

New Ehteraz function soon to assist those in home quarantine

A new Ehteraz function is set to be introduced in mid-September to support people undergoing home quarantine, Qatar News Agency has reported.

Four arrested for violating home quarantine rules

Four arrested for violating home quarantine rules

The competent authorities on Friday arrested four people who violated the requirements of home quarantine they committed to following and are legally accountable for, in accordance with the procedures of the health authorities in the country.

HMC reiterates need to create 'safe zone' at home to protect at-risk people

HMC reiterates need to create 'safe zone' at home to protect at-risk people

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has reiterated the importance of creating a 'safe zone' in the house to protect elderly family members and those with chronic conditions from Covid-19.