Qatar Rail is set to start the preview service of the Doha Metro Green Line for the public on December 10, Qatar’s Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) has announced. The preview service of the Green Line will also include the opening of four more stations on the Red Line – Hamad International Airport, Katara, […]

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Arabian Gulf Cup: Saudi to face Bahrain for Finals

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  • December 5, 2019
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In a shocking turn of events, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia will face each other on Sunday, 8 December at Khalifa International Stadium. Bahrain went on to tie 2-2 with Iraq until the second half which resulted in a penalty shootout-out with Bahrain ending the game with a score 5 – 3. Saudi won against Qatar […]

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Al Janoub Stadium in Al Wakrah to host Qatar-Saudi Semifinals

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  • December 4, 2019
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Doha: The Organising Committee of the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup yesterday announced that the semi-final clash between hosts Qatar and Saudi Arabia will take place at Al Janoub Stadium in Al Wakrah. The second semi-final between Iraq and Bahrain will take place at the Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium at Al Duhail. The winners will qualify […]

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The ticket counters selling semi-final tickets of the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup are witnessing massive rush an hour after it opened at 4. People were sharing pictures from various malls showing long queues to procure a ticket to watch Asian champions Qatar take on Saudi Arabia on Thursday, December 5 at Al Janoub Stadium in […]

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Gulf Cup: Qatar, UAE to face-off for semi-final spot

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  • December 1, 2019
  • 4 min read

Doha, Qatar – Asian champions and hosts Qatar are set to face regional rivals the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in a decisive football match at the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup in Doha. Kick-off for the sold-out Group A encounter is at 5:30pm local time (14:30 GMT) on Monday at the Khalifa International Stadium, a 40,000-capacity […]

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Second Flowers Festival opens at Souq Waqif

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  • December 1, 2019
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Doha: The second Flowers Festival, organized by Souq Waqif in collaboration with the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME), kicked off today and will continue for ten days in the West Square of Souq Waqif. Director of Souq Waqif Mohammed Al Salem said in a statement to Qatar News Agency that 21 farms and nurseries […]

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Qatari FM visited Riyadh in sign of easing GCC tensions

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  • November 30, 2019
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Qatar’s foreign minister made an unannounced visit to the Saudi capital, Riyadh, last month, according to the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) and Reuters News Agency, a move that may signal an apparent thaw in the two-year-old regional diplomatic dispute. During his visit, Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani met senior Saudi officials and made an […]

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Several injured on London Bridge as shots are fired at knifeman

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  • November 29, 2019
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A man has been detained by police and several people injured after gunshots were heard on London Bridge. The Metropolitan Police said it is responding to the incident ‘as though it is terror-related’ as a precaution and confirmed that one man was shot by police. Several other people have been stabbed, the police said. Footage […]

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Sania Mirza set for tennis comeback in Hobart

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  • November 29, 2019
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Indian tennis star Sania Mirza yesterday announced her return to competitive tennis at the Hobart International in January, two years after taking a maternity break. The 33-year-old, who last played at the China Open in October 2017, will team up with Ukraine’s Nadiia Kichenok — ranked 38 in the WTA doubles chart. Mirza, who married […]

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Indian university education available in Qatar next year

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  • November 29, 2019
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Doha: A long wait for the Indian parents for affordable, quality higher education in Qatar for their children seems to be ending next year. DPS MIS Group says they are opening colleges offering courses in arts, science, commerce and liberal arts in 2020. A press release from the DPS in Doha said an MoU was […]

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