Qatar Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Call for campaign against mobile phone picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: The practice of people taking pictures of individuals, including young girls, in public places and posting on social networking sites is not liked by many in Qatar. Most people do it to get "liked" by people and increase the numbers of their followers, say critics.

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  2. Stone laid for new building of Philippine School DohaRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | The Peninsula

    ... building in 2017 we will definitely be changing the name of the school," Acosta told the media. The recent granting of Qatar National School Accreditation (QNSA) institutional accreditation to PSD was a big step for the school to realise its goal to ...

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  3. Ministry warns over illegal animal shadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Peninsula

    ... warned people against encroaching on government property and build illegal animal farms. The ministry, according to Qatar News Agency (QNA), has a patrol division whose inspectors make regular rounds of outer areas to check illegal farms and shades. ...

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  4. Egypt sentences 3 Al-Jazeera reporters to 3 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | KFVS12

    An Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years in prison, the latest twist in a long-running trial criticized worldwide by press freedom advocates and human rights activists. The case against Canadian national Mohammed Fahmy, Australian journalist Peter Greste and Egyptian producer Baher Mohammed embroiled their journalism into the wider conflict between Egypt and Qatar following the 2013 military ouster of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi.

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  5. The Latest: Al-Jazeera vows to free journalists in EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | KIII

    Al-Jazeera officials have vowed to free its imprisoned journalists in Egypt after a judge sentenced three of them to three-year prison sentences. Giles Trendle, Al-Jazeera English's acting managing director, made the comments Saturday in a short televised news conference from the satellite news network's headquarters in Doha, Qatar.

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  6. Oman edge Yemen in friendly matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Times of Oman

    ... place from September 3 to 12. Oman are scheduled to begin their campaign on September 5 against Kuwait before meeting Qatar two days later. Al Arouba included Meanwhile, the OFA has announced the fixtures of the delayed Omantel Professional League ...

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  7. Oman face Saudi Arabia with eye on second GCC U-16 football crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Times of Oman

    Members of Oman Under-17 team pose for a group photo after their semifinal victory over Qatar in the GCC Under-17 Football Championship in Doha on Thursday. Photo - Supplied Muscat: Fourteen years after they clinched the inaugural GCC Under-17 Championship, Oman juniors will be looking to lay their hands on only their second trophy when they play the final of the regional junior football championship in the Qatari capital on Saturday.

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  8. sbe's Globally Recognized Katsuya Announces New Expansion for Middle...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Hotel Interactive

    ... in Dubai and Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai. Katsuya at Villagio in Doha will debut as the first-ever Katsuya to launch in Qatar followed by a prime location in Qatar's largest retail destination at Doha Festival City. Qatar's prosperous economy allows ...

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  9. Marshall Henderson reportedly signs training camp deal with NBA's Sacramento KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Alabama Live

    ... in 2013 and a flamboyant figure on and off the court, went undrafted out of Ole Miss in 2014 and played in Iraq, Qatar and Italy this past season. Henderson, 24, averaged 19.6 points and 4.05 3-pointers per game in two seasons at Ole Miss. He led ...

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  10. Mandeep sails into pre-quarters of Asian Boxing C'shipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Rediff.com

    ... the European continent. From 49kg up to the 81kg categories, Asia has got seven quotas including the host nation, Qatar, of the AIBA World Championships. Five boxers will be getting the quotas in the 91 kg and +91 kg here. A total of 188 boxers from ...

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  11. Liu breaks China gold drought, Eaton leads decathlonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Bangkok Post

    ... Protsenko managed 2.29m and Ukhov only 2.26 as 14 jumpers qualified. Among those successful in hot conditions was Qatar's Mutaz Essa Barshim, the Doha-born 24-year-old who won bronze at the London Olympics before going on to claim silver at the ...

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  12. Qatar Airways 'shamed' into relaxing rules for staff over pregnancy, marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | DNA India

    The International Transport Workers Federation has been shamed into taking action over sacking of cabin crew on the basis of marriage and pregnancy. Qatar Airways was shamed into relaxing its policy of sacking cabin crew for getting pregnant or marrying in their first five years of employment, a labour federation said on Thursday, while welcoming the move.

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  13. Dust storm likely today, mercury set to riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: A dust storm is likely today with wind moving at speeds ranging from 19km an hour to 38km an hour and at times reaching up to 46km. By night, however, high wind would likely to subside with speed coming down to 18km an hour.

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  14. Qatar slams Israel's closure of Al Aqsa gatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Peninsula

    Doha: Qatar has condemned Israeli closure of several gates of Al Aqsa Mosque for worshippers and allowing extremists and settlers to storm the mosque under the protection of occupation authorities' military and police. In a statement yesterday, the Foreign Ministry said Qatar condemns Israeli violations in holy places and against the Palestinian people and its infringement on freedom to worship, stressing the special status of the mosque for Muslims.

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  15. QNL's - Back to School' prepares children for new academic yearRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Peninsula

    Children and parents take part in 'Back to School' event, organised by Qatar National Library, a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, to mark the beginning of the new academic year, at Education City Clubhouse yesterday. Salim Matramkot DOHA: Qatar National Library yesterday organised its first 'Back to School' event for young children at Education City Clubhouse.

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  16. FIFA 2022: Construction chemicals market to grow at 13 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: The market for construction chemicals in Qatar is forecast to grow at a compound annual growth rate of of around 13 percent during 2015-2020. Major factors boosting growth of the market include increasing housing demand by urban population, rising awareness about quality of construction chemicals, expanding economy, high spending on construction activities by the government and increasing construction of many infrastructure projects such as airports, subways, tunnels, highways, bridges, railway networks and power plants as a part of preparations for FIFA World Cup in 2022.

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  17. SEC tells parents to ensure kids attend school on first day of new academic yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Qatar's education authorities are taking seriously the issue of absenteeism in state-funded Independent schools. The schools are reopening on September 6 for new academic year after the long summer break.

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  18. Qatar Exchange index jumps 3.08pcRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Qatar Exchange index finished in the green yesterday, after a sharp rise in all sectors. The market gained 3.08 percent or 337.84 points to reach 11,295.46.

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  19. Qatar Katrina Fund marks 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, its initial donation, and a new initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | NOLA.com

    When the Ambassador of the State of Qatar Mohammed Jaham Al Kuwari took to the stage on Thursday at the "Recognizing Recovery" luncheon, the standing ovation he received was in recognition by community leaders and New Orleanians of the contribution his country made after Hurricane Katrina. In 2005, two weeks after Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast, His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani of the State of Qatar created the Qatar Katrina Fund, pledging $100 million to the recovery of the devastated areas.

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  20. The Transformation of America, Part Ivnow that the Election is Over...Read the original story

    Dec 9, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... 194 states and the European Union that are currently attending the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Doha, Qatar, are totally unprepared for even small changes. In this century, we have experienced 333 consecutive months where the planet's ...

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