After a cold spell that began last weekend, the Qatar Met department has said temperatures are expected to increase around the country from Thursday.
Mercury is forecast to dip further Saturday across Qatar. A minimum of 10C is expected at Abu Samra as against yesterday’s 14C. Friday’s lowest temperature was 13C at Turayna.
Major hypermarkets in Doha have recorded a 30% drop in the sale of room heaters last month compared to the same period in 2015, it is learnt.
Indian American astronaut Sunita Williams, who holds the world record for the longest spaceflight by a female astronaut, arrives in India tomorrow.
It rained confetti - and secrets - on last week’s Thanksgiving parade in New York.