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Interior Ministry: Remote trials are 'proceeding successfully'

Interior Ministry: Remote trials are 'proceeding successfully'

The Ministry of Interior has confirmed that the remote trials are proceeding successfully as part the precautionary measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19).

Ministry thwarts bid to smuggle drugs into Qatar

Ministry thwarts bid to smuggle drugs into Qatar

The Ministry of Interior announced Monday that the Drug Enforcement Department has succeeded in thwarting an attempt to smuggle huge amounts of drugs into Qatar.

Interior Ministry 'ready to secure' FIFA World Cup

Interior Ministry 'ready to secure' FIFA World Cup

HE the Director of Public Security Staff Major General Saad bin Jassim al-Khulaifi said on Thursday the Ministry of Interior was ready to take responsibility for securing the FIFA World Cup 2022 ...

Saudi issues drone restrictions following palace incident

Saudi issues drone restrictions following palace incident

Amateur online videos of heavy gunfire in the capital's Khozama district on Saturday sparked fears of possible political unrest in the world's top oil exporter.

200 arrested, dozens hurt in Tunisia unrest

200 arrested, dozens hurt in Tunisia unrest

Tunisia has been hailed for its relatively smooth democratic transition since a 2011 revolt that sparked the Arab Spring uprisings, but seven years after the revolution, tensions over economic grievances are high.

Crush near Morocco's Essaouira kills at least 15

Crush near Morocco's Essaouira kills at least 15

The accident happened in the town of Sidi Boulaalam, around 60 kilometres from Essaouira, the interior ministry said in a statement.

Qatar shares jump to cross 9,000 mark

Qatar shares jump to cross 9,000 mark

Ahead of Eid al-Fitr holidays, the Qatar Stock Exchange rebounded strongly to cross the 9,000 level with more than 95% of the traded stocks extending gains and capitalisation expanding about QR15bn.

Interior Ministry issues safety tips for travellers

Interior Ministry issues safety tips for travellers

The Public Relations Department at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) has issued an advisory, titled ‘Have a Pleasant Trip’, in view of the upcoming summer vacation.

Saudi blast car was carrying munitions, says ministry

Saudi blast car was carrying munitions, says ministry

A car that exploded in eastern Saudi Arabia killing its two occupants was carrying munitions, the interior ministry said on Friday.

Bahrain says five died in raid on Shia leader's hometown

Bahrain says five died in raid on Shia leader's hometown

Bahrain is investigating the death of five people during a raid on the home village of the spiritual leader of its Shia community, the interior ministry said on Thursday.

Iran bans live debates ahead of presidential election

Iran bans live debates ahead of presidential election

Iran's interior ministry said on Thursday there would be no live debates in the run-up to next month's presidential election.

Egypt says it killed senior Muslim Brotherhood leader in shootout

Egypt says it killed senior Muslim Brotherhood leader in shootout

Egypt's interior ministry said on Tuesday its forces had killed a senior Muslim Brotherhood leader, whom it described as responsible for the group's ‘armed wing’, as well as his aide in a shootout overnight.