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Sheikha Moza joins QF in marking 25-year-anniversary by recognising ’empowering innovation’

At least 80 international Qatar Foundation-supported innovations were celebrated. Sheikha Moza bint Nasser recognised leading innovators on Wednesday in an event to mark the 25th anniversary of Qatar Foundation. The Empowering Innovation virtual awards by Qatar...

Qatar-France ‘Year of Culture’ kicks off with first FIFA 21 e-Cup tournament

2 countries, 1 champion: Qatar Museums and Paris Saint Germain Esports organised the first e-Cup between both countries as part of the Qatar-France Year of Culture 2020. The first 'e-Cup' tournament between Qatar and France...

Winner of Dugong Mascot Design Competition announced

Gaylord “Choy” Salonga, a graphic designer from the Philippines, has been named as the winner of the National Museum of Qatar (NMoQ)’s Dugong Mascot Design competition. With over 40 different submissions, NMoQ has finally chosen...

‘Palestine on a Plate’ author Joudie Kalla on preserving Palestinian heritage through food 

‘Palestine on a Plate’ author Joudie Kalla talks to Doha News on her contribution to preserving Palestinian heritage through her cookbooks. Joudie Kalla’s most memorable culinary experience is sitting with her mum and aunties as...

McDonald’s Qatar workers celebrate ‘Founder’s Day’

McDonald’s staff and employees across Qatar celebrated the birthday of the fast food giant's founder on Thursday. Every year on this day, dubbed Founder's Day, McDonald's management and restaurant crew commemorate Ray Kroc, the founder...

Qatari artist collabs with Parisian creative studio for interactive ‘Jardin de lumière’ installation

When culture, art, technology and creativity are all combined, magic happens. Qatar Museums featured Qatari artist Ghada Al Khater's work as part of the Qatar-France Year of Culture 2020 in France on Saturday. “Jardin de lumière”...

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Qatar’s Al Meera removes French products amid growing boycott movement

Recent tensions between France and the Muslim world has sparked a boycott movement, prompting Qatar's Al Meera to remove all French products from its...

Popular vlogger Nas Daily attacks Al Jazeera after ‘Israel whitewashing’ claims

The controversial content creator attacked Al Jazeera for what he claimed was the network spreading 'fake news'. Israeli-Palestinian video blogger Nas Daily took to social...

‘We’ve been suffering for a long time’: Migrant workers struggle as company delays payments for almost a year

Workers were left with no choice but to break their silence in June after not receiving their salaries for 10 months, prompting authorities to...

Life after COVID-19: what will it be like?

By Menatalla Ibrahim This week Qatar began phase one of easing the lockdown; after enduring over two months of closed shops malls, mosques, schools as...