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The best iPhone photos of the year

The 9th iPhone Photography Awards (IPPAWARDS) announced its winners and honored the photographers whose work shows that you don't need an expensive camera to take gorgeous pictures.

Qatar stands in solidarity with Saudi

Landmarks in Doha such as Aspire, towers in West Bay, hotels and other places, turned green in solidarity with the government and people of Saudi Arabia.

Qatar’s first ever kart fight draws huge crowds

Following a battle of wills, speed and reflex, the Red Bull Kart Fight concluded on Friday, with an unexpected result of the 15 year old winner, Omar Aswat, emerging the clear winner and clinching the title of ‘Fastest Amateur Kart Racer in Qatar’.

MIA Park in Doha Prepares to Host Food Trucks

We have some fantastic news for you if you are looking for an opportunity to expand your business locally.

Celebrating Eid the Qatari Way

An event that is close to everyone's heart, we give you an inside scoop on how Qatari's celebrate Eid.

A Page from Expat Diaries - Groups To Join in Qatar

If you're new in Qatar and are looking for a way to socialise, these groups will be useful for you.

Introducing Kids to Ramadan

In the midst of all the festivities of Ramadan, how the children in the house respond and how to introduce about Ramadan to them, will be a challenge faced by parents all over the world.

Qatar ranked eighth fattest country in the world

This is one list that gives residents of Qatar more reasons to be worried about than be proud of. A huge appetite for fast food and sugary eatables, along with lack of exercise and other lifestyle-related factors, has made Qatar the eighth fattest country in the world.

Nada Arakji: Doha’s Very Own “Little Mermaid”

Nicknamed “the mermaid” by her friends, Arakji, a swimming Olympian representing Qatar in this year’s Rio 2016 Olympics, has always had a passion for swimming from a young age.

Hamad International Airport gets an Official Theme Song

Dana Alfardan, a distinguished Qatari composer and songwriter, was recently recognised at the HIA Airport Stakeholders Appreciation Dinner, held June 13, 2016 at The St.Regis Doha, with the announcement that her song, ‘The Beginning’ will be Hamad International Airport’s (HIA) official theme music.