ILQ News

U.S. bans electronics on direct flights from Qatar (and 9 other Muslim countries)

Effective Saturday, March 25, 2017, the United States has placed a ban on passengers taking laptops, tablet computers, and other electronic devices on non-stop flights from 10 airports in the Middle East and North Africa, citing safety concerns. Find out more below from ILQ’s Wajeeha Malik.

Cairoli & Jonass Unstoppable in Qatar

For the opening round of the 2017 FIM Motocross World Championshipit was all about the Red Bull KTM Factory Racingriders Antonio CairoliandPauls Jonass who teamed up to claim the first Red Plates of the season! 

Gearing up for Qatar!

The 2017 MXGP season is set to begin for the fifth year in succession at the circuit of Losail in Qatar this weekend!

Forget ‘New Year, New Me’! It’s time for ‘You 2.0’!

2016 was one intense year, but let’s ditch some of the cliché trends associated with a change of year.

#DariQatar to mark world premiere on Dec. 7

#DariQatar, the crowd-sourced film initiative by Doha Film Institute and Qatar Tourism Authority that p

Minstrels, musicians, and mimes – oh my!

Winter Musical Roaming Parade draws festive crowds at The Pearl-Qatar

Hamad International Airport gets an Official Theme Song

Dana Alfardan, a distinguished Qatari composer and songwriter, was recently recognised at the HIA Airport Stakeholders Appreciation Dinner, held June 13, 2016 at The St.Regis Doha, with the announcement that her song, ‘The Beginning’ will be Hamad International Airport’s (HIA) official theme music.

Hajj and Umrah - Here are the answers to your questions!

When you live in a Muslim country, it is important to get acquainted with the cultural and religious differences and practices. Cultural awareness and sensitivity is vital not only at the work place and school but in the supermarket, at the doctors, in your yoga class or at lunch with a group with friends.