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Hamad Medical launches mental health awareness training program

The course will provide staff with a solid understanding of common mental health disorders and how to screen for them. Two divisions in Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) have collaborated to provide an educational training programme...

Sidra Medicine saves young boy’s life with complex epilepsy surgery

The young boy, Salem, from Kuwait used to suffer 15-30 seizures a day. A team of medical professions at Sidra Medicine has successfully performed a hemispherotomy for the first time on a young patient. Salem, the...

Is egg freezing permissible in Islam?

Egg freezing has been slower in the Muslim world due to cultural beliefs and religious regulations but the conversation is slowly starting to pick up, writes Maha El Akoum. Science tells us that as women...

Five PS5 games we can’t wait to play

With the PS5 finally launched in Qatar, we’ve been looking out for the best games to enjoy on Sony’s next-gen console. Some of these games are available to purchase today while others are due...

Al Ahli doctors perform life-changing surgery on ‘woman with huge uterus’

Al Ahli Hospital saves the life of a woman with a uterus that is over three times larger than normal. Al-Ahli Hospital’s Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department team performed an extraordinary  surgery on a woman that...

Cross-community effort pulled the brakes on Covid-19 spread, Qatar says

The total number of COVID-19 cases in Qatar declined to less than 3,000. Commitment from Qatar’s community, along with the exceptional efforts of healthcare workers have greatly assisted in the decline of Covid-19 cases in...

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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...