Patrols ensure smooth traffic flow as schools reopen

Patrols ensure smooth traffic flow as schools reopen

Measures taken by the Traffic Department ensured that vehicular flow remained smooth on key roads in Doha and other places Wednesday, when students returned to school in large numbers following the end of the summer vacation.

HIA gears up to handle peak travel season rush

HIA gears up to handle peak travel season rush

Qatar’s gateway to the world, Hamad International Airport (HIA) has geared up for a surge in passengers in the coming days as many of the country’s residents prepare to travel during the summer vacation.

Launch of Atletico Madrid supporters’ club

Launch of Atletico Madrid supporters’ club

Spanish ambassador to Qatar Ignacio Escobar (second from right) poses with the club T-shirt at the inauguration of Atletico Madrid’s supporters’ club at the Doha Exhibition Convention Centre recently.

Wenger to decide ‘soon’, Cahill to Chelsea’s rescue

Wenger to decide ‘soon’, Cahill to Chelsea’s rescue

Arsene Wenger revealed he will make an announcement about his Arsenal future “very soon” after his side’s problems increased in a 3-1 defeat at West Bromwich Albion yesterday.

Belief can spur Manchester City on to repeat 2014 win: Toure

Belief can spur Manchester City on to repeat 2014 win: Toure

Yaya Toure says making up the ground on Chelsea to win the Premier League title is not beyond his club Manchester City if they retain belief in themselves as they did in 2014.

Qatar population rises 1% to 2,637,000

Qatar population rises 1% to 2,637,000

In line with the trend witnessed over the last 15 years, Qatar's population grew marginally in the period between November 1 and 30, according to a communique issued by the Ministry of Development Planning & Statistics.

Qatar share index gains on buy interests

Qatar share index gains on buy interests

The newly listed Qatar First Bank (QFB), which constituted more than one-third of total trading volume, witnessed decline in an otherwise bullish Qatar Stock Exchange, which gained 27 points on Thursday.

FIFA boss wants North-South Korea friendly

FIFA boss wants North-South Korea friendly

FIFA President Gianni Infantino said yesterday he was willing to try and set up a football match between North and South Korea as a way of easing hostility on the divided peninsula.

Hundreds detained as Indian caste protest turns violent

Hundreds detained as Indian caste protest turns violent

Protests by an Indian caste demanding the release of one of its leaders turned violent on Sunday, as police fought running street battles with stone-throwing demonstrators and detained hundreds.

Sharif, army chief to visit Saudi, Iran to reduce tensions

Sharif, army chief to visit Saudi, Iran to reduce tensions

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and the army chief, General Raheel Sharif, will visit Saudi Arabia and Iran to diffuse the tension between them.

Wife of Alan Henning, Briton held by IS, pleads for his release

Wife of Alan Henning, Briton held by IS, pleads for his release

Alan Henning, a volunteer British aid worker being held by Islamic State (IS) militants, should be released unharmed ...

HBKU supports Mowasalat efforts for sustainable transport solutions

HBKU supports Mowasalat efforts for sustainable transport solutions

The Hamad bin Khalifa University (HBKU), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, and Mowasalat have hosted a ...