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QNL heritage library unveils nostalgic Arab cinema posters in new exhibition

For all movie geeks around Qatar: Get to know more about the history of cinema through Qatar National Library (QNL)’s new exhibition. QNL will launch a new and unique digital exhibition that explores the rich...

Graffiti finally cleaned off iconic ‘East-West / West-East’ artwork

The world famous East-West / West-East art work by Richard Serra, situated in Qatar's Brouq nature reserve has finally been cleaned by authorities. Shortly after the iconic and unique structures were unveiled, some visitors began...

Fatima Shaddad: My last conversation with Qatar’s legendary icon Mama Fatima

When I first met Qatar's iconic singer Fatima Shaddad, I knew I was in the presence of a queen in her own right, writes Hamida Issa. I’ll never forget the first time I saw the...

‘Cinema is a Palestinian’s only weapon’: A review of Ajyal’s Audience Award winner, ‘200 Meters’

Palestinian voices reach a global audience in a film showing the harsh reality of living under the illegal Israeli occupation. Visiting family members for a cup of tea, commuting to work everyday or going to...

Fatma Shadad, the woman who pushed boundaries with her melodic voice

Fatma’s inspiring story and folklore art made her one of Qatar’s most iconic females. Today, her death is felt across the country. Talented, fearless, and a woman with the voice of Common Nightingale: these...

Katara unveils four postal stamps to mark World Children’s Day

The stamps are an important addition to the  Arab Postal Stamps Museum collection in Katara Village. To mark World Children’s Day, Qatar’s Cultural Village Foundation—Katara—has announced the launch of four postal stamps designed by children...

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Qatar eases Exceptional Entry Permit measures for residents travelling abroad

The decision was based on local and international epidemiological factors regarding the spread of COVID-19. Residents currently in Qatar with plans to travel and return...

Top 10 authentic restaurants for world cuisines right here in Doha

Qatar is home to a huge melting pot of expats from different parts of the world and this is reflected in the wide range...

Graffiti finally cleaned off iconic ‘East-West / West-East’ artwork

The world famous East-West / West-East art work by Richard Serra, situated in Qatar's Brouq nature reserve has finally been cleaned by authorities. Shortly after...

Bahrain claims Doha ‘violated’ GCC agreement for stopping two boats breaching Qatar’s territorial waters

The blockading country’s claim comes as it continues to impose an illegal land, air and sea blockade on Doha. Qatar’s border security stopped two Bahraini...