Weather inshore until 6am on Tuesday will be hazy and partly cloudy to cloudy with chance of scattered rain that can be thundery at times, the Department of Meteorology said in its daily weather report
Minister announces 4 main axes for education development in Qatar
HE the Minister of Education and Higher Education Buthaina bint Ali al-Jabr al-Nuaimi on Monday announced four main axes for the development of the educational system in Qatar over the next eight years, in implementation of Qatar National Vision 2030, the official Qatar News Agency reports.
Two officers guarding a polio vaccination team in northwest Pakistan were shot dead by unidentified assailants, police said Tuesday, the latest deaths in an ongoing campaign to eradicate the disease.
More than 40 people died when fire ripped through a Cairo-area Coptic Christian church during Sunday service, forcing people to jump out of windows while bystanders braved flames and smoke to save children.
Sadr followers hold mass prayer outside parliament
Thousands of followers of Moqtada al-Sadr held a mass prayer outside parliament in Baghdad yesterday in a show of support for the powerful Shia cleric who has called for Iraq’s judiciary to dissolve parliament by the end of next week.
West Indies hand New Zealand first loss of 2022
West Indies handed New Zealand their first limited-overs defeat of the year in cruising to a consolation eight-wicket win in the third and final T20 International at Sabina Park on Sunday.
Thanks to his rooftop solar panels, Pierre Moureau only notices the blackouts that regularly plunge South Africans into darkness when complaints pop up on his Johannesburg neighbourhood’s WhatsApp group.
The second Aspire Lake Festival took spectators through half-hour ‘magical journey,’ featuring more than 40 artists and experts with a showcase of theatrical performances and fireworks displays at Aspire Park.
Newly opened Orbital Highway Phase-I, Qatar
Almost two-third of the ambitious Orbital Highway and Truck Route linking the newly constructed Hamad Port in Mesaieed with the Ras Laffan Industrial City on the northern side is ready now.