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Amir grants Al Wajbah Decoration to outgoing Iranian ambassador

  • Sep 21, 2020
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Amir grants Al Wajbah Decoration to outgoing Iranian ambassador
QNA Doha His Highness the Amir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani met with Ambassador of Iran to Qatar HE Mohammed Ali Subhani, who called on HH the Amir to greet him on the occasion of the end of his tenure in the ..

Restaurant in Qatar shut for 15 days for violating COVID-19 safety guidelines

  • Sep 21, 2020
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Restaurant in Qatar shut for 15 days for violating COVID-19 safety guidelines
Tribune News Network Doha A budget restaurant in Birkat Al Awamer area has been shut for 15 days after the Ministry of Commerce and Industry found it to have violated the COVID-19 precautionary guidelines. The ..

Woman arrested for sending poison-laced letter to White House

  • Sep 21, 2020
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Woman arrested for sending poison-laced letter to White House
A woman suspected to have sent a letter containing the poison ricin to the White House was arrested at the New York-Canada border, according to reports. The letter was intercepted last week before it reached the White ..

Four more arrested for violating home-quarantine conditions

  • Sep 20, 2020
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Four more arrested for violating home-quarantine conditions
QNA Doha   Four more persons were arrested in Qatar on Sunday for violating a home-quarantine pledge they undertook as part of efforts to contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). The arrests were made in ..

Stage set for Doha Trade Fair from September 24

  • Sep 20, 2020
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Stage set for Doha Trade Fair from September 24
Tribune News Network Doha  The Qatari Marketers Company in cooperation with the Seqlia Company for Organizing Exhibitions and Conferences is all set to organise the Doha Trade Fair from September 24 to October 3 at ..

Amir to virtually address the United Nations on Monday and Tuesday

  • Sep 20, 2020
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Amir to virtually address the United Nations on Monday and Tuesday
Tribune News Network Doha His Highness the Amir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani will give virtual addresses at the ongoing United Nations General Assembly on Monday and Tuesday. On Monday, HH the Amir ..

Qatar reaffirms support for Palestinian people

  • Sep 20, 2020
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Qatar reaffirms support for Palestinian people
QNA Doha Qatar has reaffirmed its support for the people of Palestine amid what its foreign ministry described as "misleading media campaigns that try to mix up issues and distort the image of Qatar at the expense of the ..

Q-Lamp study to help understand pandemic impact on mental health: HMC experts

  • Sep 20, 2020
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Q-Lamp study to help understand pandemic impact on mental health: HMC experts
Catherine W Gichuki Doha The first Qatar-Longitudinal Assessment of Mental Health in Pandemics (Q-LAMP) study will help to understand the impact of the COVID-19 and how it is affecting the mental and well-being of ..

S'hail Hunting and Falcons Exhibition to be held in Katara next month

  • Sep 20, 2020
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Tribune News Network Doha Katara International Hunting and Falcons Exhibition (S'hail 2020) began at the Cultural Village Foundation (Katara) on Sunday. One of the biggest annual events organised by Katara, this ..

Qatar's foreign minister meets with GCC secretary general

  • Sep 20, 2020
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QNA Doha Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs HE Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani met on Sunday with Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) for the Arab States Dr. Nayef Falah ..

All schoolchildren in Qatar to undergo COVID-19 saliva test soon: Dr Maslamani

  • Sep 20, 2020
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All schoolchildren in Qatar to undergo COVID-19 saliva test soon: Dr Maslamani
Tribune News Network Doha The Ministry of Public Health will soon introduce in schools a non-invasive saliva test that avoids the need for intrusive nasal swabs to test coronavirus, Hamad General Hospital Medical ..

Health ministry releases Sunday's COVID-19 figures in Qatar

  • Sep 20, 2020
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Health ministry releases Sunday
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Sunday recorded 230 new COVID-19 cases and 214 recoveries, according to the Ministry of Public Health.  With this, the active cases in Qatar rose to 2,863, while the total ..

Qatar World Cup an opportunity to build better future for GenNext: Sheikha Alya

  • Sep 19, 2020
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Qatar World Cup an opportunity to build better future for GenNext: Sheikha Alya
QNA New York Qatar is proud to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup for the first time in the Middle East and the Arab world and considers the World Cup as an opportunity for Qatar and the region to stimulate social development and build ..

Qatar will host the best-ever World Cup in 2022: FIFA chief

  • Sep 19, 2020
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Qatar will host the best-ever World Cup in 2022: FIFA chief
Tribune News Network Doha FIFA President Gianni Infantino has affirmed that Qatar will host the best-ever World Cup in 2022. “While the coronavirus pandemic has delayed football tournaments globally, plans ..

We’re committed to provide safe and high-quality care to all in Qatar: Minister

  • Sep 19, 2020
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We’re committed to provide safe and high-quality care to all in Qatar: Minister
QNA Doha The celebration of Qatar Patient Safety Week for the sixth time affirms the commitment to provide safe and high-quality care to all people in Qatar, Minister of Public Health HE Dr Hanan Mohammed Al Kuwari has ..

Deal signed to set up Qatar's first electric-vehicle assembly factory

  • Sep 19, 2020
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Deal signed to set up Qatar
Qatar Free Zones Authority announced the signing of an agreement to establish the first factory to assemble electric vehicles in Ras Bufontas Free Zone, with “Gaussin Advance Mobility” Company. The 20 million ..

Qatar industrial production up 2.3% as mining output grows

  • Sep 19, 2020
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Qatar industrial production up 2.3% as mining output grows
QNA Doha Qatar’s industrial production in July rose 2.3 percent from June mostly due to a jump in the mining output, which includes oil and gas production. According to the Planning and Statistics Authority ..

One more Saudi club player tests positive for COVID-19 in Qatar

  • Sep 19, 2020
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One more Saudi club player tests positive for COVID-19 in Qatar
Tribune News Network Doha One more player of the Al Hilal Saudi Football Club has tested positive for COVID-19 in Qatar, raising the total number of infected players in the club to 12. Al Hilal SFC's Italian forward ..

Iran Guards vow Soleimani revenge will target only 'those involved'

  • Sep 19, 2020
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Iran Guards vow Soleimani revenge will target only
Photo caption: US Ambassador to Pretoria Lana Marks (L) and a photo of slain Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani (R). AFP Tehran Iran's Revolutionary Guards chief said Saturday that Tehran will avenge the US ..

Qatar Airways organises efforts to send almost 100 tonnes of essential supplies to Khartoum

  • Sep 19, 2020
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Qatar Airways organises efforts to send almost 100 tonnes of essential supplies to Khartoum
Qatar Airways in partnership with Qatar Charity, Monoprix Qatar – a member of Ali Bin Ali Holding – has delivered an aid programme that enabled citizens and residents of Qatar to donate almost 100 tonnes of food and ..

Health ministry releases Saturday's COVID-19 figures in Qatar

  • Sep 19, 2020
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Health ministry releases Saturday
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Saturday recorded 229 new COVID-19 cases and 267 recoveries, according to the Ministry of Public Health.  With this, the active cases in Qatar declined to 2,848, while the total ..

Tributes pour in after death of US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

  • Sep 19, 2020
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Tributes pour in after death of US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Tributes flooded in after the death on Friday of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the 87-year-old Supreme Court justice and liberal icon, after a long battle with cancer. Here's a selection of the responses: "Our Nation has lost a ..

Nine suspected al-Qaeda operatives arrested in India

  • Sep 19, 2020
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Nine suspected al-Qaeda operatives arrested in India
DPA New Delhi  India's anti-terrorism agency on Saturday arrested nine suspected terrorists belonging to an al-Qaeda group who had allegedly been planning attacks in the country, including in the capital New ..

Half a dozen people arrested for violating home quarantine conditions

  • Sep 19, 2020
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Half a dozen people arrested for violating home quarantine conditions
Tribune News Network Doha Six persons were arrested in Qatar on Friday for violating home-quarantine conditions. The arrests were made in implementation of the precautionary measures approved by the health ..

Attiyah takes part in inauguration of Al Zubarah corvette, Msheireb vessel in Italy

  • Sep 18, 2020
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Attiyah takes part in inauguration of Al Zubarah corvette, Msheireb vessel in Italy
  QNA Muggiano (Italy)   Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defense Affairs HE Dr Khalid bin Mohammed Al Attiyah visited the shipyard of the Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri in Muggiano ..

COVID-19: One death, 224 new cases and 209 recoveries on Friday

  • Sep 18, 2020
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COVID-19: One death, 224 new cases and 209 recoveries on Friday
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Friday recorded 224 new COVID-19 cases and 209 recoveries, according to the Ministry of Public Health.  With this, the active cases in Qatar rose to 2,886, while the total ..

Canada Tesla driver charged over 'napping while speeding'

  • Sep 18, 2020
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Canada Tesla driver charged over
A Canadian man has been charged with dangerous driving for allegedly taking a nap while his self-driving Tesla car clocked up more than 90mph (150km/h). Police said both front seats were fully reclined, and the driver and ..

Pattinson resumes ‘The Batman’ shoot after recovering from COVID-19

  • Sep 18, 2020
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Pattinson resumes ‘The Batman’ shoot after recovering from COVID-19
Warner Bros has announced that the filming on its much-anticipated DC superhero movie The Batman has resumed after being shut down for over two weeks. The production on the Matt Reeves-directed film was halted on September 3 ..

Donkeys turn into prized asset as Yemen economy sags

  • Sep 18, 2020
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Donkeys turn into prized asset as Yemen economy sags
AFP Aden Abu Mohammed fusses over the donkeys he is selling in war-torn Yemen, where the animal has become a must-have commodity at a time of biting fuel and currency crises. Yemenis have resorted to using donkeys to ..

Fair recruitment: Qatar launches guidance tool for hospitality sector

  • Sep 17, 2020
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Fair recruitment: Qatar launches guidance tool for hospitality sector
QNA Doha The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs (MADLSA) has launched a new guide for employment in the hotel sector in Qatar. It announced the launch at a virtual meeting to promote fair ..

QIA, Credit Suisse form multi-billion direct credit platform

  • Sep 17, 2020
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QIA, Credit Suisse form multi-billion direct credit platform
Tribune News Network  Doha  Qatar Investment Authority and Credit Suisse Asset Management on Thursday announced that they have entered into a strategic partnership to form a multibillion dollar direct ..

Qatar Airways resumes several global services, launches new flights

  • Sep 17, 2020
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Qatar Airways resumes several global services, launches new flights
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar Airways on Thursday said it was resuming numerous global services, including those to Amman, Entebbe, Hanoi, Seychelles, Windhoek and Yerevan, as well as starting new flights to ..

No space too weird: Hashish seized from truck’s guard rail in Qatar

  • Sep 17, 2020
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No space too weird: Hashish seized from truck’s guard rail in Qatar
Tribune News Network Doha From the inside of a truck tyre to refrigerated fruit containers, smugglers have found no space too weird to hide the illicit products they attempt to smuggle into Qatar. Having poured cold ..

Mowasalat pulls buses on three routes out of service on Fridays

  • Sep 17, 2020
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Mowasalat pulls buses on three routes out of service on Fridays
Tribune News Network Doha  State-owned public transport company Mowasalat (Karwa) on Thursday announced that all buses plying on routes 101 (Al Ruwais) 102 and 102X (Al Khor) will be withdrawn from service on ..

Gym in a mall in Qatar shut for violating COVID-19 precautionary measures

  • Sep 17, 2020
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Gym in a mall in Qatar shut for violating COVID-19 precautionary measures
Tribune News Network Doha A gymnasium at The Gate Mall in West Bay has been shut for 15 days for violating COVID-19 precautionary measures mandated by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry. OxFitness LAB will stay closed ..

Qatar calls on its citizens to sell plots, properties they own in Oman's prohibited areas

  • Sep 17, 2020
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Qatar calls on its citizens to sell plots, properties they own in Oman
QNA Doha An official source at the Department of Consular Affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that Qatari citizens who own land plots and real estate properties located in areas where ownerships are banned in ..

MOPH releases Thursday's COVID-19 figures in Qatar

  • Sep 17, 2020
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MOPH releases Thursday
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Thursday recorded 244 new COVID-19 cases and 213 recoveries, according to the Ministry of Public Health.  With this, the active cases in Qatar rose to 2,872, while the total ..

Coronavirus cases to cross 30 million globally

  • Sep 17, 2020
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Coronavirus cases to cross 30 million globally
The global tally for positive COVID-19 cases will soon cross 30 million, a Reuters report reads. The pandemic shows no signs of slowing down and India is emerging as its epicentre. Of the 30 million cases, 6.65 million are from ..

Four more arrested for violating home quarantine conditions

  • Sep 17, 2020
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Four more arrested for violating home quarantine conditions
Tribune News Network Doha Four persons were arrested in Qatar on Thursday for violating a home-quarantine conditions. The arrests were made in implementation of the precautionary measures approved by the health ..

Blended vs online schooling: Once choice is made, parents can’t change it

  • Sep 16, 2020
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Blended vs online schooling: Once choice is made, parents can’t change it
Tribune News Network Doha Once parents have decided between the blended and online schooling options in Qatar, they can’t change it until the end of the first semester, a senior official of Ministry of Education and ..

Road accidents on the decline in Qatar: Official

  • Sep 16, 2020
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Road accidents on the decline in Qatar: Official
Catherine W Gichuki Doha Traffic accidents in Qatar are on the decline, thanks to improved infrastructure on roads and adherence to traffic laws by motorists. The number of traffic accidents in Qatar reduced by 2.8 ..

Monkey see, monkey do: Malaysian primate poses on pilfered phone

  • Sep 16, 2020
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Monkey see, monkey do: Malaysian primate poses on pilfered phone
DPA Bangkok  A Malaysian man has found what appeared to be monkey selfies on his phone after it went missing over the weekend.  In a Tuesday post on the TikTok social media platform, Zackrydz Rodzi wrote: "I lost ..

Daily 90 minutes must to learn about Kim Jong Un: North Korea’s new order

  • Sep 16, 2020
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Daily 90 minutes must to learn about Kim Jong Un: North Korea’s new order
Pre-school children must spend 90 minutes a day to learn about North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, North Korea’s new curriculum says. According to reports, the new diktat has come from Kim Yo Jong, Kim Jong Un’s ..

Now, vending machines to offer personal protective equipment at HIA

  • Sep 16, 2020
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Now, vending machines to offer personal protective equipment at HIA
Tribune News Network Doha  Hamad International Airport (HIA) installed vending machines with personal protective equipment (PPE) across key passenger touchpoints throughout the terminal.  The ..

Qatar to continue helping firms pay salaries for three more months

  • Sep 16, 2020
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Qatar to continue helping firms pay salaries for three more months
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar’s Cabinet on Wednesday extended several COVID-19 exemptions and stimulus packages by three more months. This includes the extension of the National Response Guarantee ..

Al Farkiah Beach designated as women-and-children-only on Sundays and Wednesdays

  • Sep 16, 2020
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Al Farkiah Beach designated as women-and-children-only on Sundays and Wednesdays
Tribune News Network Doha The Al Farkiah Beach in Al Khor will open for public on September 20, the Ministry of Municipality and Environment said on Wednesday. Only women and children below the ages of 10 will be permitted ..

COVID-19: 235 new cases and 256 recoveries in Qatar on Wednesday

  • Sep 16, 2020
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COVID-19: 235 new cases and 256 recoveries in Qatar on Wednesday
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Wednesday recorded 235 new COVID-19 cases and 256 recoveries, according to the Ministry of Public Health.  With this, the active cases in Qatar declined to 2,841, while the total ..

Yoshihide Suga named Japan's new prime minister

  • Sep 16, 2020
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Yoshihide Suga named Japan
AFP Tokyo Yoshihide Suga became Japan's new prime minister on Wednesday, with the former chief cabinet secretary expected to stick closely to policies championed by Shinzo Abe during his record-breaking ..

India's coronavirus cases surge past five million

  • Sep 16, 2020
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India
India’s COVID-19 tally of cases galloped past 5 million, just 11 days after it crossed 4 million with 90,123 infections being reported in a day, while recoveries surged to 39,42,360 on Wednesday pushing the recovery ..

Hundreds of thousands of migratory birds found dead in US state

  • Sep 15, 2020
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Hundreds of thousands of migratory birds found dead in US state
Biologists at New Mexico State University are trying to find out why hundreds of thousands of migratory birds have been found dead across the state, a CNN report has said. The mystery started August 20 with the discovery of a ..