Gulf Times - Ramadan
QRCS lit in green on Qatar Family Day

QRCS lit in green on Qatar Family Day

The Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) headquarters was lit in green on April 15 to mark Qatar Family Day, which has been observed since 2011.

 Fasting can help manage depression: psychologist

Fasting can help manage depression: psychologist

Ameera Al Ishaq, Clinical Psychologist, and Deputy Head of the Psychological Service Unit at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) says fasting during the holy month of Ramadan can be an effective way to manage depression and anger, and to strengthen self-restraint and patience.

Ramadan preparations

Ramadan preparations

Shops across Qatar are ready to cater to the holy month of Ramadan.

Amir exchanges Ramadan greetings with Arab leaders

Amir exchanges Ramadan greetings with Arab leaders

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani exchanged greetings on the advent of the holy month of Ramadan with a number of leaders of sisterly Arab countries, during telephone calls Sunday evening.

Civic campaigns around country to ensure food safety

Civic campaigns around country to ensure food safety

Health control departments in municipalities across Qatar have lined have affirmed their readiness to inspect food establishments during the holy month of Ramadan.

Awqaf decides to reexamine the crescent sighting of Ramadan Monday

Awqaf decides to reexamine the crescent sighting of Ramadan Monday

The Crescent Sighting Committee at the Ministry of Endowments (Awqaf) and Islamic Affairs on Sunday decided to reexamine the crescent sighting of Ramadan on Monday. The decision was announced by Awqaf through its Twitter handle after a meeting of the committee was held.

Intensive food inspection campaigns ahead of Ramadan

Intensive food inspection campaigns ahead of Ramadan

Health control departments in municipalities across the country have affirmed their readiness to inspect food establishments during the holy month of Ramadan.

Ministry of Awqaf calls for sighting Ramadan crescent Sunday

Ministry of Awqaf calls for sighting Ramadan crescent Sunday

The Crescent Sighting Committee at the Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs has called on all Muslims living in Qatar to sight the crescent of Ramadan Sunday, Shaaban 29,1442 AH

QF celebrates Ramadan with digital activities

QF celebrates Ramadan with digital activities

Healthy living, education, scientific knowledge and the cornerstones of Arab and Islamic culture will all form part of a series of virtual activities organised by Qatar Foundation (QF) during Ramadan.

HMC cautions about risk of dehydration and heat-related illnesses

HMC cautions about risk of dehydration and heat-related illnesses

Dr Muayad Kassim Khalid, senior consultant at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), has asked members of the public who will fast during Ramadan to be aware of the warning signs of dehydration, heat exhaustion and other forms of heat-related illness.

Qatar Charity launches ‘5%’ to support low-income families and students in Ramadan

Qatar Charity launches ‘5%’ to support low-income families and students in Ramadan

Qatar Charity (QC) has launched the ‘5%’ programme to create and restore hope to low-income families and students in Qatar during the holy month of Ramadan.

QRCS, Ansar Gallery align to help vulnerable families in Ramadan

QRCS, Ansar Gallery align to help vulnerable families in Ramadan

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) and Ansar Gallery have signed a co-operation agreement on charitable projects during Ramadan 1442 AH.