Qatar Airways cautions job-seekers against scams

  • sardhar
  • January 24, 2021
  • 1 min read

Qatar Airways has cautioned job-seekers against false employment offers, as reported by Gulf times today. “Prospective employees are being targeted with fake employment emails/advertisements, that appear to be from Qatar Airways or Qatar Airways Group subsidiaries, sent by unauthorized employment agencies and unknown domains asking for personal information and in some cases money to proceed […]

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Ministry takes more steps to keep Qatar 'virus-safe'

  • internetQatar
  • February 25, 2020
  • 2 min read

In line with the rapid developments related to the spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) globally, the Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) announced Monday a number of additional measures to monitor and detect any suspected cases. The ministry has also implemented all recommendations issued by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in this regard. In a […]

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Mediators interact with Shaheen Bagh protesters

  • internetQatar
  • February 20, 2020
  • 3 min read

Two mediators appointed by the Supreme Court yesterday met hundreds of women protesting against the new citizenship law at Shaheen Bagh in New Delhi. “This was our first interaction with the women protesters. We heard their grievances and concerns. They want us to come again as we could not speak to all of them. They […]

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Al-Wasmi Garden Festival begins at Katara today

  • internetQatar
  • February 19, 2020
  • 2 min read

Today marks the start of the first-of-its-kind “Al-Wasmi” Garden Festival which runs until Saturday at the Cultural Village Foundation (Katara). The Southern Katara Hills will host during the five coming days a beautiful and rich bouquet of distinguished cultural, entertainment and artistic activities, as it will be an opportunity for visitors to discover the luxurious […]

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Fear spreads a lot faster than the virus – experts warn

  • internetQatar
  • February 9, 2020
  • 3 min read

How to prevent coronavirus: Wash your hands and ditch the mask Should we panic? No. The spread of the virus outside China is worrying but not an unexpected development. The WHO has declared the outbreak to be a public health emergency of international concern, and says there is a “window of opportunity” to halt the […]

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New Delhi: There is a new provision pertaining to non-resident Indians in the Union Budget for 2020-21 which states that an NRI who is not taxed in a foreign country will become taxable in India. Revenue Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey said in the post Budget briefing: “Some people are residents of no country. They may […]

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All you wanted to know about Qatar National Day

  • internetQatar
  • December 17, 2019
  • 3 min read

What marks the day? Qatar National Day marks the date of succession (December 18, 1878) of Sheikh Jassim Bin Mohammed Bin Thani, the founder of the State of Qatar, who ruled Qatar during 1878 – 1913. He ran the affairs of the country along with his ageing father, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Thani, in 1876. Following […]

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What you should know about India's 'anti-Muslim' citizenship law

  • internetQatar
  • December 16, 2019
  • 6 min read

New Delhi, India – India has passed a law that grants citizenship to religious minorities – except Muslims – from neighbouring countries, with legal experts saying it violates the country’s secular constitution. The new citizenship law, which was an amendment to a 1955 legislation, allows Indian citizenship to “persecuted” minorities – Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains, […]

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Tony-Ann Singh from Jamaica was crowned Miss World 2019 at the 69th edition of the beauty pageant held in London on December 14. Ophely Mezino of France and Suman Rao of India were the first and second runners up among contestants from 120 countries competing for the coveted title. #MissWorld2019 crowning moment…#MissWorld #London pic.twitter.com/oCvrD5s0TN — […]

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Indian women demand 'safe streets' following Hyderabad rape case

  • internetQatar
  • December 14, 2019
  • 4 min read

Aila Bandagi Kandlakunta’s first reaction to the gang rape and murder of a female veterinarian last month in India’s IT hub of Hyderabad was that of many Indian women: “It has happened again”. After being “disturbed” for days, the 24-year-old this week started an online petition, one of about 500 set up on website Change.org […]

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