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Traditional Dhow Festival kicks off on Dec 3

Traditional Dhow Festival kicks off on Dec 3

Katara–the Cultural Village is preparing to host the 9th edition of the Traditional Dhow Festival from December 3 to 16 with the participation of 11 countries.

Exhibition showcases India's cultural heritage, bond with Qatar

Exhibition showcases India's cultural heritage, bond with Qatar

Katara–the Cultural Village opened two exhibitions recently as part of the 2019 Qatar–India Year of Culture showcasing the works of Qatari and Indian artists and photographers

Secret Service arrests man with guns near White House on Sunday

Secret Service arrests man with guns near White House on Sunday

Law enforcement officers arrested a man with multiple firearms near the White House on Sunday morning, the Secret Service and Washington Metropolitan Police Department said.

Third Gold shop opens at HIA

Third Gold shop opens at HIA

Qatar Duty Free’s (QDF) third Gold store opened yesterday at the Hamad International Airport (HIA), showcasing more than 15,000 pieces of exquisite traditional and modern jewellery made from the finest gold and diamonds.

Arthur eager for World XI visit

Arthur eager for World XI visit

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur said he hoped a proposed World XI visit to the country later this year went ahead after his side served notice of their enduring talent with a stunning Champions Trophy final win over India.

CI affirms Doha Bank rating at ‘A’ with a ‘stable outlook’

CI affirms Doha Bank rating at ‘A’ with a ‘stable outlook’

Global credit rating agency, Capital Intelligence (CI) has affirmed Doha Bank’s financial strength rating (FSR) at ‘A’ with “stable” outlook owing to the lender’s good capital base and overall asset quality.

France's Fillon charged over 'fake jobs' scandal

France's Fillon charged over 'fake jobs' scandal

France's rightwing presidential candidate Francois Fillon was charged on Tuesday with several offences over a fake jobs scandal, including misuse of public funds, his lawyer said.

Kids find Mahaseel Festival classroom sans boredom

Kids find Mahaseel Festival classroom sans boredom

Groups of students from different schools in Qatar who visited the Mahaseel Festival had the opportunity to take part in a number of educational activities, providing them with a unique learning experience on planting.

Ouattara seeks re-election as Ivory Coast president

Ouattara seeks re-election as Ivory Coast president

The ruling coalition in Ivory Coast yesterday nominated incumbent President Alassane Ouattara for re-election in October’s presidential poll...

Family workshops to feature puppet-making, storytelling

Family workshops to feature puppet-making, storytelling

As part of its family programme offerings, Qatar Museums Authority (QMA) is presenting a series of workshops for three days from tomorrow...