Fake electrical goods destroyed

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has destroyed more than 135,000 pieces of counterfeit electrical appliances seized during various inspection campaig Continue Reading

Ministry reminder on amnesty scheme

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has issued a reminder on the three-month amnesty scheme for illegal residents, which can be availed of until December 1. The gra Continue Reading

HMC launches WiFi enabled ambulances

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) launched a fleet of 20 Wi-Fi enabled new ambulances with several advanced features as well as high-tech facilities for non-emer Continue Reading

Supermoon treat for Dohas skygazers

The largest, brightest full moon in nearly seven decades was on display yesterday. Skywatchers in Doha were able to enjoy the celestial ‘supermoon’ Continue Reading

Several eateries closed for poor hygiene

Several eateries in Doha and other parts of the country have been punished by the municipal authorities for violating Law No.8 for 1990 on the regulation of hu Continue Reading

Volvo S90 raises the bar on luxury

There is something that makes Volvo stand out. It could be that proud logo, which runs across the grille rather than be a centre piece. Or it could be those sh Continue Reading

Baby deer born at Al Khor Park

An axis deer, also known as spotted deer and chital, was born recently at Al Khor Park, the Ministry of Municipality and Environment said yesterday. The chital Continue Reading

Over 230 to take part in Dhow Festival

More than 230 participants will take part in this year’s Traditional Dhow Festival, which will start today at the Katara beach. The five-day maritime eve Continue Reading

Project to fingerprint expats at entry points

There is a project to take the fingerprints of expatriates as they enter the country instead of the current system of waiting for a few days to take these at t Continue Reading