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Is it true that smoking shisha is not as bad for your health as regular cigarettes?

Many people incorrectly believe that smoking shisha is less harmful to your body than other...

Qatar-Romania sing agreement to exempt visa requirements

DOHA: Qatar and Romania today singed a Protocol supplementing the Air Transport Agreement b...

Golf: WGC-Championship scores

San Francisco - Second round scores from WGC-Championship Match Play here Thursday (USA u...

Afghan team heads to Doha for Taliban talks

KABUL: An Afghan delegation is heading to Qatar for “open discussions” with rep...

Rebels battle Syrian army in Latakia

Residents walk amid debris at a site damaged by what activists said was a barrel bomb dropp...

Only 30 percent drink tap water in Qatar: Survey

DOHA: As the debate over tap versus bottled water rages, a survey shows only 30 percent of ...

ATC extends physical remand of Faisal Mota and Farhan Shabbir

  KARACHI: Faisal Mota and Farhand Shabir were presented in an anti-terrorism court...

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Doha: Regency Travel and Tours has announced a new partnership with the Philippines’ larg...

Expatriates await favourable sponsorship and exit rules

DOHA: Expatriate communities here are eagerly waiting to see favourable changes in the spon...

Sheikha Mayassa  awarded StellaRe Prize in Turin

DOHA: H E Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani yesterday received the ‘...

Tensions brew in Jordan over Muslim Brotherhood rift

  Amman---Jordan's authorisation of a breakaway wing of the Muslim Brotherhoo...

Qatar agrees to buy 24 Rafale fighter jets, says France

A Rafale fighter jet flies over the factory of French aircraft manufacturer Dassault Avia...

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DOHA: Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB), Qatar’s leading Islamic Bank, yesterday announced launch ...

Asean festival opens

Artistes present a dance during the opening of Asean Festival 2015 at Katara yesterday. ...

Ireland's 'Singing Priest' becomes global sensation

    Oldcastle, Ireland--From an improvised studio in his house in a rural c...

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DOHA: Qatar Airways yesterday announced ‘A World of Fabulous Fares’ offering to cus...

Afghan-Taliban talks in Doha today

The Taliban opened a political office in Doha in 2013 but it was closed after the Afghan go...

UN Security Council to hold emergency meeting on Yemen

United Nations, United States---The UN Security Council on Friday called an emergency m...

Syria army pre-empts rebel attacks

  Beirut---Syria's army launched an offensive Friday against rebel groups in ...

Kuwait arrests ex-lawmaker over Iran tweet

    Waleed al-Tabtabai Kuwait City---Kuwait on Friday arrested a f...

Qatar’s first paddy crop

K Mohanan (centre), agriculture minister of India’s southern state of Kerala, and oth...

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