Amir performs Istisqa prayer Nov 15, 2019 0 2303 12345 The Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani performed Istisqa (rain-seeking) prayer at Al-Wajbah prayer ground on Thursday. HH Sheikh Jassim bin Hamad al Thani, Personal Representative of HH the Amir, HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa al Thani and HE Sheikh Jassim bin Khalifa al Thani took part in the prayer. Sheikhs, ministers, Shura Council speaker and citizens also performed the prayer. In a sermon after the prayer, Judge at the Court of Cassation and member of the Supreme Judicial Counci Sheikh Dr Thaqil bin Sayer al Shammari called on the worshippers to repent, ask Allah for forgiveness, avoid sedition and make supplication to Almighty Allah for rainfall. Dr Shammari also urged people to purify their money and to pay Zakat, which are one of the reasons for rainfall. (QNA) page 16 RELATED ARTICLES Qatar pledges $63 mn to United Nations in 2020 Nov 15, 2019 0 1028 Qatar committed to protect human rights: UN Nov 15, 2019 0 995 Qatar takes part in Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS meet Nov 15, 2019 0 1144 Qatar, US vow to combat terrorism QNA Washington Qatar and the US have renewed their commitment to the existing strategic partnership and the continuity of cooperation in combating terrorism in accordance with the related international resolution. .. Scattered rain likely from Saturday Qatar Meteorology Department (QMD) has forecast scattered rain on Saturday and Sunday which may become thundery at times. “Another state of atmospheric instability expected to affect the country due to extension of a .. Fragile ceasefire holds in Gaza A ceasefire between Israel and Palestinian group in Gaza took hold on Thursday after two days of fighting triggered by an Israeli strike on an Islamic Jihad commander, with 34 Palestinians killed in exchanges of fire. .. Qatar on track to host exceptional FIFA World Cup: QC chairman (PG 8) Satyendra Pathak Doha Qatar is working steadily towards hosting an exception version of FIFA World Cup in 2022, Qatar Chamber Chairman Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim bin Mohammed al Thani has said. In a statement to the ..