29 July 2016
Sweltering conditions are forcing some shopkeepers in Doha to down shutters earlier than usual, it is found. With many people choosing not to remain outdoors other than for essential work, some shop...
28 July 2016
The new Civil Defense Law No.25 of  2015 will be enforced starting next Sunday, stipulating a set of terms and preventive measures that shall be met in buildings in order to provide protection to...
24 July 2016
Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC) recently hosted workshops to introduce school students to sustainability issues and concepts. The QGBC workshops held in collaboration with the Qatar Science Club...
21 July 2016
A fire broke-out at the under-construction Tawar Mall near Dahl Al-Hamam in the morning. According to a tweet by the Ministry of Interior there are no casualties. The reason behind the fire is not...
15 July 2016
The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has advised people to follow a host of safety measures to prevent fires at home during the summer. Besides high temperatures, the MoI has said negligence and poor...
11 July 2016
Holiday makers who go to the beaches should be adequately cautious about the nature of the sea and the tides to avoid death by drowning, Dr Hamid Ahmed Gharib, medical supervisor at the Sealine...
10 July 2016
The Qatar Meteorology Department has forecast rise in temperature by three to four  degree Celsius above average and strong winds with dust at places across the country over three days starting from...
10 July 2016
Qatar could focus more on the implementation of rooftop solar solutions to address the demand for electricity, especially during the peak season, a top official of Qatar Environment and Energy...
09 July 2016
Some retail outlets at shopping malls have replaced stocks of conventional window and split Air Conditioners (ACs) with energy-saving starred ones. However, ACs from most famous brands are yet to...
08 July 2016
Indian Ambassador Sanjiv Arora presented a book on worldwide celebrations on the First International Day of Yoga (IDY) observed on June 21, 2015 to Minister of Municipality and Environment H E...
07 July 2016
FOR motorists, driving along Al Wakra-Mesaieed Road has been a pain, and even unsafe, for the last few days because of the low visibility caused by the strong wind and dusty weather. According to...
19 June 2016
The Qur’anic Botanic Garden (QBG) recently received a delegation of school boys as part of its ‘Young Botanist’ educational programme, which aims to teach high school students about plant physiology...

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