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Qatar Al Fann exhibition gets underway at Doha Fire Station

Qatar Al Fann exhibition gets underway at Doha Fire Station

Qatar Al Fann, an exhibition featuring functional art and highlighting Qatari art and culture by local artists, got underway at Doha Fire Station Art Gallery 4 on Tuesday and will run until October 27.

QM’s month-long initiative, Fannek, celebrates Qatar’s public art scene

QM’s month-long initiative, Fannek, celebrates Qatar’s public art scene

As part of its continued mission to take art beyond four walls, Qatar Museums (QM) will host Fannek, a month-long public art initiative that provides a gateway for the museum’s Culture Pass members to explore the country’s public art scene through tours, talks and workshops.

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.

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 ...

Ashghal signs MoU with Qatar Cyclists Centre of Ministry of Culture and Sports regarding fast cycling track

Ashghal signs MoU with Qatar Cyclists Centre of Ministry of Culture and Sports regarding fast cycling track

The Supervisory Committee of Beautification of Roads and Public Places in Qatar at the Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) ...

Rare Ethiopian crown, hidden for 21 years in the Netherlands, returns home

Rare Ethiopian crown, hidden for 21 years in the Netherlands, returns home

Ethiopia's government on Thursday assumed custody of a priceless 18th-century crown that a former refugee had kept hidden in his apartment in the Netherlands for two decades.

Qatar-India 2019 Year of Culture to conclude this month with major events

Qatar-India 2019 Year of Culture to conclude this month with major events

The activities of Qatar India 2019 Year of Culture will conclude by the end of December with some major events throughout the month.

SC and Goal Click team up to showcase Qatari football culture

SC and Goal Click team up to showcase Qatari football culture

To mark three years to go until the start of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) and Goal Click have teamed up to tell the untold, inside story of Qatari football ...

Baraha Souq unites culture, community and creativity

Baraha Souq unites culture, community and creativity

The National Museum of Qatar (NMoQ) will take the community back to the roots of traditional Arabian courtyards this month by welcoming visitors to Baraha Souq, it has been announced.

Nearly 900 Mexican performers set world record for folk dance

Nearly 900 Mexican performers set world record for folk dance

Nearly 900 people twirled and stamped their feet to mariachi music in the Mexican city of Guadalajara to set a Guinness record for the world's biggest folk dance.

Notre-Dame cathedral 'still at risk of collapse' after fire

Notre-Dame cathedral 'still at risk of collapse' after fire

Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris is still at risk of collapse after being gutted by a fire in April, with more stonework falling during the recent heatwave in the French capital, the government said on Wednesday.

Teen arrested after 'throwing' boy from London's Tate Modern

Teen arrested after 'throwing' boy from London's Tate Modern

A teenager was arrested on Sunday after allegedly throwing a six-year-old boy from a tenth-floor viewing platform of London's Tate Modern gallery, police said.