Category Archives: Arts

Suarez’s Italian exam to obtain passport probed for alleged fixing

Rome: Italian police are investigating possible irregularities in a language exam taken by Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez in order to obtain a new passport ahead of a possible transfer to an Italian club.   “Investigations have shown the topics of the exam had been agreed with the candidate and the relative score had been assigned

Raphael did a nose-job in self-portrait

Rome, Raphael probably didn’t like his nose, and replaced it with an idealized version in his famous self-portrait.   That is the conclusion of Rome University scientists who produced a 3D computer reconstruction of the Renaissance master’s face from a plaster cast of his presumed skull made in 1833, according to Reuters.   In that

Qatar’s local dates festival 2020 kicks off

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment launches the fifth Local Dates Festival 2020 in cooperation with Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.P.S.C.) at Al Meera?s Hayat Plaza branch on Monday (20th July 2020). The event is held in the presence of high-level officials from the Ministry?s Agriculture and Fisheries Affairs Departments as well as Al

Zaki Nusseibeh elected member of prestigious American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

The American Academy of Arts and Sciences elects Zaki Nusseibeh, Minister of State, as a new member of the Academy joining the company of notable members. Nancy C. Andres, Chairman of the Board from American Academy of Arts and Sciences in Washington, welcomed the election along with David W. Oxtoby and said, “We are pleased

Qatar Duty Free Welcomes World Class Golf Professionals to the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters 2020 Golf Tournament

DOHA, Qatar, Qatar Duty Free is delighted to be the official retail partner of the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters golf tournament, which will take place at Education City Golf Club (ECGC) from 5 to 8 March 2020. The tournament will bring together an exc…

Saudi Arabia to Host First Professional Women Golf Tournament

Jeddah, The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will host the First Professional Women Golf Tournament to be held in Jeddah from March 19 to 22, at the Royal Greens Stadium in King Abdullah Economic City, with the participation of the professional female golfers.T…

MME celebrates Qatar Environment Day

Qatar, represented by the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (Environmental Affairs Units), in co-operation with a number of governmental, non-governmental, and community members, celebrated the Qatar Environment Day yesterday.To mark the occasio…

Qatar Airways Group Celebrates Country’s National Sport Day

DOHA, Qatar, Qatar Airways hosted an enjoyable and exciting celebration of National Sport Day, featuring a variety of sports-based family activities for staff members from the group and its subsidiaries.The event, which took place at the new, state-of-…