Producer Takamasa Sakurai Passes Away at 49

Producer Takamasa Sakurai passed away early Friday morning in Japan. He was 49.

Vodafone Qatar appoints IAN Gray as its new CEO

Vodafone Qatar Q.S.C.

Workers happy at new homes in Labour City

Workers are very happy at their new homes in the Labour City in Mesaimeer, near the Industrial Area. They are enjoying free time playing, chatting with co-workers sitting on the green grass and shopping at a mall inside the city.

Michelle Obama heads home from Qatar

Michelle Obama left Qatar on Friday almost 48 hours later than scheduled after bad weather forced her to extend her stay in the Gulf state and cancel a planned trip to Jordan.

Sheikha Moza meets Michelle Obama The First Lady

H H Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), yesterday met US First Lady Michelle Obama at her QF office.

Ahmed Mohamed accepts scholarship to Qatar Foundation

Ahmed Mohamed, the 14-year old clock-making teenager from Texas, United States, is the latest student to acc

Three expats sentenced for attacking compatriot

Three Filipino expatriate men have been sentenced in absentia to one year in jail and fined QR3,000 each by a Doha criminal court for breaking into the accommodation of their compatriot and attacking him, local A

Karwa taxi driver honoured for honesty

Mowasalat has honoured a Karwa taxi driver for honesty and integrity after he promptly returned the wallet a woman customer had left in the car. 

The Germany-bound passenger found her wallet missing when she was about to check in at Hamad International Airport (HIA).

GCC citizen sentenced to 10 years in prison

A Doha criminal court has sentenced a GCC citizen to 10 years in jail for narcotics possession and peddling, local Arabic daily Arrayah has reported.

The court has also imposed a fine of QR200,000 on the man.