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Sports diplomacy brings nations and peoples closer

Sports diplomacy brings nations and peoples closer

For decades, sports have been one of the key elements that help improve human’s physical activity and ability to maintain a healthy lifestyle.

US Senate passes anti-doping sports bill

US Senate passes anti-doping sports bill

The United States Senate on Monday passed a bill that would allow US justice officials to pursue criminal penalties against anyone involved in doping at an international events involving American athletes, sponsors or broadcasters.

QM cultural activities in abundance this month

QM cultural activities in abundance this month

An array of cultural activities, exhibitions, and panel discussions in Qatar this month provides residents and visitors an opportunity to explore the country’s rich heritage.

Community College celebrates graduating Class of 2020 'virtually'

Community College celebrates graduating Class of 2020 'virtually'

Under the patronage of HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz al-Thani, the Community College of Qatar (CCQ) celebrated virtually the graduation of 725 nationals from the 9th batch of associate’s and bachelor’s degree holders on Thursday.

 MoPH explains exhibitions, events approval procedures

MoPH explains exhibitions, events approval procedures

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has explained the procedures for obtaining approval for holding exhibitions, conferences and cultural and sports events.

Amir Cup Handball Championship kicks off tomorrow

Amir Cup Handball Championship kicks off tomorrow

HH the Amir Cup Handball Championship 2019-2020 begins tomorrow with two matches in the qualifying stage, Al-Rayyan versus Al-Sadd and Qatar versus Al-Duhail.

Qatar's Abbas impresses in 400m race

Qatar's Abbas impresses in 400m race

Qatar's Mohamed Nasir Abbas ran a season's best 45.96 in the men's 400m for an impressive third place behind winner American Kahmari Montgomery and Kuwait's Yousef Karam, who was the fastest man this year in the event in Doha with a 45.25 in Rome.

Duplantis shades Kendricks with pole vault win in Doha

Duplantis shades Kendricks with pole vault win in Doha

Almost a year after he finished second to Sam Kendricks in the Doha 2019 World Athletics Championships, Swedish star Armand ‘Mondo’ Duplantis got back at the American world champion with a pole vault win at the Doha Diamond League at Qatar Sports Club yesterday.

Diamond League all set for Doha finale

Diamond League all set for Doha finale

The fourth and final Diamond League event of the season will be hosted behind closed doors at the Qatar Sports Club on Friday.

Ministry of Culture and Sports, NAMA Center launch Life Skills and Citizenship Education Program

Ministry of Culture and Sports, NAMA Center launch Life Skills and Citizenship Education Program

The first phase of the training workshops for the Life Skills and Citizenship Education Program started by using remote communication techniques.

Ashghal wins praise for efforts to promote sports activities

Ashghal wins praise for efforts to promote sports activities

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has earned praise for its efforts to promote sports activities and encourage a healthy lifestyle.

Minister highlights culture and sports ministry's strategy

Minister highlights culture and sports ministry's strategy

The Ministry of Culture and Sports will implement its strategy to create an active cultural, sport and youth movement that forms a framework for the society to uphold its national identity ...