Dragon boat racing could play a vital role in the various initiatives to transform Qatar into a leading sports tourism destination in the region.
The fifth edition of Qatar Dragon Boat Festival will witness 26 teams competing in 31 races today (December 7) at the Grand Hyatt Doha beach area in West Bay.
Two dragon boats practising to race on a river in China have overturned and 17 people drowned, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Sunday.
The month of Ramadan is the month of virtue and righteousness. Due to the virtue of its period, the deeds performed during it are also treated differently. People are more eager to be virtuous during this month than any other month of the year.
The Norwegian government on Monday authorised the slaughter of a herd of around 2,000 reindeer in a bid to eradicate a brain-destroying disease, after several cases were detected in Norway for the first time in Europe.
Cast members of The Godfather movies were reunited in Manhattan on Saturday, nearly half a century after the first of the legendary mafia films hit theatres.
AAB has announced a “bold and engaging” new campaign to “connect with a more youthful audience” across the region.
Ooredoo has announced a special promotion for Nojoom members in partnership with Seib Insurance and Reinsurance Company.
True to his pledge, President Donald Trump gave final approval yesterday for TransCanada to build the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline, overriding environmental concerns in favour of boosting jobs and energy supply.
European stock markets wobbled yesterday as investors looked to a key vote on US healthcare reform whose passage is seen as crucial to the future of Donald Trump’s growth agenda.
Former US Trade Representative Michael Froman said the goals of a 12-nation Pacific trade pact he helped negotiate are likely to live on in some fashion and that President Donald Trump’s decision to abandon the agreement was a “terrible mistake.”