Celebrate National Day in style with Sacoor Brothers

Celebrating the 20th National Day on December 18, Sacoor brothers is selling clothing inspired by the red and white colours of Qatar.

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Colour Run coming to Doha

The world’s most colourful athletic event is coming to Doha

Lord of the Rings in numbers

36 Oscar nominations, tall dwarfs, some precious and a whole lot of walking

Peter Jackson interview

The man behind the Middle Earth movies on the end of an era

Qatar National Day events

Looking to celebrate National Day in Qatar? Try these events

Father Christmas in Doha 2014

Where to find Santa Claus in Doha this festive period

Takeaway turkeys in Doha 2014

Amazing turkey delivery options for hotel quality at home

New Year's Day 2015 in Doha

Start of 2015 as you mean to go on in Doha

New Year's 2014 parties in Doha

Where to dance the night away and see out 2014 in style

New Year's Eve 2014 meals in Doha

The best restaurants to visit on New Year's Eve in Doha 2014

Christmas Day in Doha 2014

The best traditional Christmas feasts in Doha 2014

Christmas Eve in Doha 2014

Where to eat out on Christmas Eve in Doha

Festive events in Doha 2014

Cookery classes, gingerbread houses, afternoon tea and more

Best (?) Christmas cracker jokes

Groan or chuckle: What do you think of our Christmas cracker jokes?

Kayaking in Qatar

Paddle Qatar talks us through a paddle trip in the Qatar mangroves

Five to try: Christmas brunch

Let the experts take care of the food (and washing up) this Christmas

Christmas in Doha

What to do and where to go with the kids. Your festive season sorted!

Bah humbug!

Louise Emma Clarke isn't feeling the Christmas cheer

Reach out to Asia

Essa Al Mannai on how his charity is helping improve lives across Asia


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Tamper-proof taxis
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Tamper-proof meters have been installed in Doha taxis in a bid to crackdown on unscrupulous drivers

Megahotel merger
Sep 15

Three Doha hotels have merged to create Qatar's first Marriott Marquis-branded hotel

Zero gravity trips
Sep 11

Experiencing the sensation of weightlessness has been something only astronauts and military pilots have been able to do


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