When a witness fails to appear in court

When a witness fails to appear in court

Question: If a witness fails to appear in the court even after court notice, what will be the consequences? I have received a notice from the court to appear as witness in a case and I am confused as to whether I should get involved in such matters. Please advise.

Haitians protest end of refuge scheme

Haitians protest end of refuge scheme

President Donald Trump faced a backlash Tuesday over his tough immigration policies after announcing that 59,000 Haitians who took refuge in the United States following the 2010 earthquake must return home.

QIC crowned champion

QIC crowned champion

The Qatar Financial Center successfully concluded its third annual QFC Football Tournament. After an eventful 28 matches and 271 goals, Qatar Insurance Company was crowned as the champion.

Sutton faces tough road ahead to get Chinese on track

Sutton faces tough road ahead to get Chinese on track

‘It’s like the football is here in England. The money there is in the provinces, so they want to ride for the provinces in the China Games, the rewards are massive’

Saudi Aramco shuts Jeddah refinery indefinitely

Saudi Aramco shuts Jeddah refinery indefinitely

State oil giant Saudi Aramco has shut down its 90,000 barrel per day crude oil refinery in Jeddah indefinitely, industry sources familiar with the matter said on Sunday.

Bomb plot foiled ahead of Asean summit: police

Bomb plot foiled ahead of Asean summit: police

A militant plot to bomb a Manila shopping mall as US President Donald Trump and other world leaders arrived in the city for a summit has been foiled, Philippine police said yesterday.

Strong buying interest in telecom shares boosts Qatar bourse

Strong buying interest in telecom shares boosts Qatar bourse

Strong buying especially in telecom on Thursday instilled bullish momentum on the Qatar Stock Exchange.

Diversion on Al Khor's Coastal Road for 18 months

Diversion on Al Khor's Coastal Road for 18 months

The closure has been implemented in co-ordination with the General Directorate of Traffic, according to a statement from Ashghal.

Qatar reaffirms its support for Palestinian people

Qatar reaffirms its support for Palestinian people

Qatar has reaffirmed its support to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) saying it will continue to provide assistance to the Palestinian people.

Emir honours al-Kuwari

Emir honours al-Kuwari

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani has awarded HE Dr Hamad bin Abdulaziz al-Kuwari, adviser at the Emiri Diwan, the Hamad bin Khalifa Sash in recognition of his role in serving the country and his honourable representation of the State of Qatar in international cultural forums, es

Afghanistan mosque attacks condemned

Afghanistan mosque attacks condemned

Qatar has strongly condemned the attacks that targeted mosques in Afghanistan and resulted in a number of deaths and injuries.

Nepal leader slams PM for record 64-member cabinet

Nepal leader slams PM for record 64-member cabinet

Nepal’s main opposition leader and CPN-UML chief K P Oli has strongly objected to Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba’s move to induct eight more ministers that took his cabinet strength to a record 64, calling it a violation of the election code.