Kabul, May 26 (Xinhua News)

A total of 900 Taliban inmates were freed from Afghan government’s prisons on Tuesday in the latest move to further advance the intra-Afghan peace talks, a spokesperson for the Office of the National Security Council confirmed.

“The government released 900 Taliban prisoners today to further advance peace … Read More

Doha, 27 May 2020 (Qatar Tribune)

By Ashraf Siddiqui

Envoy thanks Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Officer Akbar al Baker for support amid COVID-19

AMBASSADOR of Argentina to Qatar HE Carlos Hernandez has hinted that he is working with the new Qatari Ambassador to Argentina HE Battal alDosari to build on the already … Read More

Doha, 23 May 2020

Following the preventive measures by State of Qatar in combating from spread of pandemic Covid-19, suspension of congregational prayers including five daily obligatory prayers, Friday prayer and Eid Al Fitr prayers will remain suspended until public health condition becomes safer for worshipers, the announcement was repeated once … Read More

Doha, Friday, May 20, 2020 (Qatar Tribune)

By Ashraf Siddiqui

Qatar has responded admirably to the COVID-19 pandemic, with effective economic measures that have preserved the high financial rating of Qatar in world markets, the Ambassador of Dominican Republic to Qatar HE Dr Federico Alberto Cuello Camilo has said.

In an exclusive online … Read More

Doha, 20 May 2020 (Qatar Tribune)

By Ashraf Siddiqui

THE People’s Republic of China was the first to caution the world against the COVID-19 pandemic, the Chinese Ambassador to Qatar HE Zhou Jian has said.

Talking to Qatar Tribune, the ambassador said that China approached the World Health Organisation (WHO) and also invited … Read More

Doha, 19 May 2020

Dr Syed Manzar Hasan, eminent fiction writer from Pakistan and Noor ul Husnain from India, are declared recipient of 24th International Urdu Literary Award for the year 2020 from Qatar. Mohammad Atiq, former banker and Chairman of prestigious Qatar based Urdu literary forum ‘Aalmi Frogh-e-Urdu Adab’ announced … Read More

Doha, Qatar, 18 May 2020

Qatar Airways has further enhanced its onboard safety measures for passengers and cabin crew. The airline is implementing several changes, including the introduction of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) suits for cabin crew while onboard, as well as a modified service that reduces interactions between the passengers … Read More

Doha, 17 May 2020 (Qatar Tribune)

By Ashraf Siddiqui
Venezuela’s Ambassador to Qatar HE Giuseppe Ángelo Yoffreda Yorio has praised the humanitarian support extended by Qatar to different countries in terms of aid and donations in the time of COVID-19 pandemic. The ambassador has also lauded Qatar’s leading role in repatriation of … Read More

Sunday, 17 May 2020 (BBC)

In an online address to graduating college students, he said the pandemic had shown that many officials “aren’t even pretending to be in charge”.

It is the second time in recent days that Mr Obama has hit out at the Trump administration’s coronavirus response.

He said it had … Read More

Sunday, 17 May 2020 (AlJazeera News)
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and his rival Abdullah Abdullah signed a power-sharing deal on Sunday, signalling the end of a months-long stalemate that plunged the country into a political crisis.
The breakthrough, which sees Abdullah heading peace talks with the Taliban, comes as Afghanistan battles a … Read More

Doha, 14 May 2020, (Qatar Tribune)
By Ashraf Siddiqui

THE Ambassador of Japan to Qatar HE Kazuo Sunaga has thanked Qatar Airways (QA) and its Group Chief Executive Officer Akbar al Baker for continued support and cooperation, and for facilitating smooth return of stranded Japanese nationals from all over the world amid … Read More

Seoul, 13 May 2020

President Moon Jae-in presented an ambitious vision on Sunday for South Korea to take the initiative in the post-coronavirus global economy on the basis of its prowess in the sectors of information and communication technology, and bio-health, Yonhap reported.

“We will use our relatively rapid stabilization of the … Read More