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India's Vande Bharat Mission takes more than 4,000 people back home till date

India's Vande Bharat Mission takes more than 4,000 people back home till date

Two more flights were operated from Qatar on Thursday as part of the Indian repatriation mission.

Tobacco kills more than 312 people in Qatar annually

Tobacco kills more than 312 people in Qatar annually

Qatar Cancer Society (QCS) has launched an electronic campaign, Time to Quit, in connection with World No Tobacco Day and as a preventive measure to limit the spread of Covid-19.

India arrests man over shocking death of elephant

India arrests man over shocking death of elephant

Indian police have arrested a plantation worker and are hunting two others after a pregnant elephant died after eating fruit laced with explosives, officials said Saturday, in a case that shocked the country.

‘Tamim Al Majd’ became popular because of people’s love for the Amir

‘Tamim Al Majd’ became popular because of people’s love for the Amir

The portrait ‘Tamim Al Majd’ became a popular phenomenon because of people’s love for His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, according to the artist behind the famous portrait.

Almost 1,000 people killed in single day in tribal clashes in South Sudan

Almost 1,000 people killed in single day in tribal clashes in South Sudan

At least 1,000 people were killed in a single day during tribal clashes in the volatile nation of South Sudan, an official said Wednesday.

Indian embassy warns of fraudulent calls from people seeking money for repatriation

Indian embassy warns of fraudulent calls from people seeking money for repatriation

The Indian embassy has advised those seeking repatriation not to entertain calls from people asking for money to avail of the facility.

Qatar Airways helped nearly 1mn people reach home during crisis

Qatar Airways helped nearly 1mn people reach home during crisis

Qatar Airways has helped around 1mn people reach home during the Covid-19 pandemic, HE the Assistant Foreign Minister and Spokesperson for the Supreme Committee for Crisis Management Lolwah bint Rashid bin Mohamed AlKhater has said.

6,694 people subjected to hotel quarantine

6,694 people subjected to hotel quarantine

A total of 6,694 people have been subjected to hotel quarantine until now, with 3,488 individuals leaving such quarantine, HE the Spokesperson for the Supreme Committee for Crisis Management Lolwah bint Rashid bin Mohamed Alkhater has said.

6 arrested for meeting quarantined people

6 arrested for meeting quarantined people

The competent authorities in the Ministry of Interior have arrested six citizens who violated the quarantine requirements.

Over 8,500 people tested in Qatar for Covid-19

Over 8,500 people tested in Qatar for Covid-19

In order to facilitate better protection of the population, Qatar has appropriately prioritised diagnostic testing and supported the laboratory response network to ensure the ability to test for potential cases ...

More than 2,300 people quarantined in Oman to stop spread of coronavirus

More than 2,300 people quarantined in Oman to stop spread of coronavirus

More than 2,300 people are currently being quarantined in Oman to stop the potential spread of the novel coronavirus, Oman's Minister of Health Dr. Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Saeedi said on Monday.

World's oldest man dies in Japan at 112

World's oldest man dies in Japan at 112

A Japanese man recently named the world's oldest living male has died aged 112, a local official said Tuesday.