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Umm Lekhba Interchange tunnel closure from Sunday

Umm Lekhba Interchange tunnel closure from Sunday

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced the closure of Umm Lekhba Interchange tunnel on Al Markhiya Street in both directions from August 16.

Ashghal completes 50% excavation works of the 10-km long outfall tunnel

Ashghal completes 50% excavation works of the 10-km long outfall tunnel

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has completed 50% excavation works of the 10-km long outfall tunnel of Mesaimeer Pumping Station and Outfall project.

New tunnel link Industrial Area Road and Barwa City

New tunnel link Industrial Area Road and Barwa City

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) opened a new unidirectional tunnel on Industrial Area Road on May 30, providing motorists with a direct link towards Barwa City.

Qatar’s longest, deepest two-way tunnel opens

Qatar’s longest, deepest two-way tunnel opens

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) on Saturday opened Qatar’s longest and deepest bi-directional tunnel as part of the construction of the Al Rayyan Road Upgrade Project Phase 2.

New tunnel opens on Lusail Expressway at Al Gassar Interchange

New tunnel opens on Lusail Expressway at Al Gassar Interchange

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has opened a new 750m-long tunnel at Al Gassar Interchange on Lusail Expressway.

Two of three missing Polish miners found dead

Two of three missing Polish miners found dead

One man is still missing at the Zofiowka mine in southern Poland, which was struck by an earthquake on May 5, initially trapping seven miners.

Israel says Gaza tunnel foiled, lifts veil on detection lab

Israel says Gaza tunnel foiled, lifts veil on detection lab

It is the fifth such detection in as many months and Israeli officials regard publicity around their tunnel hunts as a double-edged sword.

In movie-style heist, Kenya robbers tunnel into bank opposite police station

In movie-style heist, Kenya robbers tunnel into bank opposite police station

In a heist reminiscent of a Hollywood movie, Kenyan robbers spent months tunnelling into the bowels of a bank located opposite a police station and stole the equivalent of half a million dollars ...

Six militants killed as Israel destroys Gaza tunnel

Six militants killed as Israel destroys Gaza tunnel

A source for the Islamic Jihad group said Arafat Abu Marshould, head of the faction's armed wing in central Gaza, was killed along with a senior associate and two other gunmen.

Turkey says Diyarbakir blast caused by bomb in tunnel

Turkey says Diyarbakir blast caused by bomb in tunnel

An explosion at a police compound in the southeastern Turkish city of Diyarbakir that killed three people on Tuesday was caused by a bomb planted by attackers in a tunnel under the complex, officials said.

Indian PM opens tunnel to ease travel in Kashmir

Indian PM opens tunnel to ease travel in Kashmir

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday inaugurated a 10.89-kilometre tunnel that will reduce travel time on troubled Jammu and Kashmir state's main highway and bypass a treacherous mountain road stretch.

Japan highway tunnel pile-up kills two, sends dozens to hospital

Japan highway tunnel pile-up kills two, sends dozens to hospital

A fiery pile-up inside a Japanese highway tunnel on Thursday killed at least two people and left 70 needing treatment as dozens fled toxic smoke from burning vehicles, police and media said.