NHRC call to lift curbs for Haj pilgrims from Qatar

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) said it would raise its concerns before the international human rights entities, including the Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief, Unesco and other relevant international agencies, if restrictions were not lifted and Haj procedures were not facilitated for Qatari pilgrims while guaranteeing their safety and security.

Meet the artist behind the viral image of Emir

Many have put stickers on their vehicles, some wear t-shirts with pictures praising the country and leadership, a big number of citizens are changing their DP on various social media platforms. 

In all this effort one image has gone viral across platforms. An image of Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani with “Glorious Tamim” written in Arabic calligraphy style has been adopted by all. This image, created by Qatari artist Ahmed bin Majed Almaadheed, can be seen all over Qatar – online and offline.

Qatari artist Ebtisam Al Saffar opens exhibition at Doha’s Fire Station Artists in Residence

Al Saffar is the first artist to complete Qatari Art Residency Programme in Paris in 2017

Distinguished Qatari Artist and CEO for DNA Sounds, Dana Alfardan Joins Alfardan Jewellery as Vice President

Dana Alfardan will re-energize the existing collection of the celebrated jewellery housewith a Modern and Edgy Look thanks to her Understanding of Local and International Trends and Extensive Expertise in Gemology

Qatari writer to donate proceeds of her book to Qatar Cancer Society

A Qatari writer and artist takes a trip down memory lane and shares her love of Arabic-dubbed Japanese cartoons through her art gallery and book. Read on to find out more!

Registration opens for Winter Career Camp for Qatari students

Qatar Career Development Center (QCDC) has opened registration for its Winter Career Camp 2017, which will welcome Qatari preparatory school students for the third consecutive year.

Qatari women robbed of millions in France highway heist

Two Qatari sisters attacked and robbed of $5.3m worth of goods in highway north of the French capital Paris.

Beware of Qatar’s drifting beast: Abdelrahman Fakhroo

On Friday January 29th, Qatar’s Abdelrahman Fakhroo put on an unprecedented drifting show and clinched the title of Qatar’s “King of Drift“ in front of 8

Qatari citizens given priority for public jobs

Qatari citizens are to be given priority in appointments for government and public jobs, a new law issued by HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani stipulates.

QMMF and Losail Circuit Sports Club announces a new championship: Qatar Suprestock 600

Qatar Superstock 600 will kick off in December, QMMF President announced on Friday 28 November during the last round of the MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship at Losail International Circ