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Qatar govt. to take measures over publication of Moroccan King's fake picture

Over the duration of his successful official visit to Qatar, a fabricated photo of King Mohammed VI of Morocco was making the rounds on social media. Read on to learn more. 

Qatar to observe three days of mourning after the former emir, who ruled for more than 20 years, passes away at 84.

Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani passes away

Former Qatari Emir Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani passed away on Sunday aged 84, the Emiri Diwan announced.

He ruled Qatar from 1972 until 1995.

Qatar will observe three days of mourning, the Emiri Diwan said.

Painting of Sheikh Hamad sells for QR1 million

Qatar: An oil paint artwork portraying former ruler of Qatar Amir Shaikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani was sold in an auction for approximately QR 1 million.

Boxing: Qatari to make history with first pro bout

A Qatari sheikh will fight his and the country’s first ever professional bout when he takes on Slovakia’s Elemir Rafael on the David Haye undercard in London tomorrow.