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Chantelle D'mello


Crowds throng Qatar’s Souq Waqif for opening of spring festival

With circus-like attractions and performers from all over the world showcasing their artistry alongside local singers and dancers, the festival brings together a cultural hodgepodge of talent over a period of two weeks.

Seven things to do in Qatar this weekend (Jan. 20-Jan. 23)

From cheering on football teams to enjoying a movie screening in the park to checking out a thrilling motorsport competition, there is lots to do in Qatar over the next few days. Here are the highlights.

Performers from 20 countries to dance in Qatar in UNESCO effort (photos)

Organized as part of the Intercultural Dialogue and Cultural Diversity Program of UNESCO in Qatar, the festival hopes to promote cultural diversity and cross-cultural understanding via dance and performance.

PHOTOS: Bike and Classic Car show in Qatar revs up at Katara

Thousands of bikers, vintage car collectors and curious spectators have gathered for the GCC Bike and Classic Car show, which continues this afternoon.

Five things to do in Qatar this weekend (Jan. 13-16)

From Hamlet to free movies in an open-air theater to cheering on Qatar's U-23 national football team against Iran, there is no shortage of things to do in the country this weekend. Here are our picks.

Pardoned by Qatar’s Emir, jailed expats get ready to head home

The men, who appear to hail mostly from India and Sri Lanka, were in jail for crimes ranging from petty financial fraud and bounced checks to more serious charges such as theft and drug dealing.
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