Monthly Archives: August 2014

784 Syrian Refugees Enter Jordan in 72 Hours

Amman, August 31 (QNA) – A total of 784 Syrian refugees, mostly women, children and the elderly, entered Jordan in the past 72 hours.

Jordanian border guards said in a press statement that the refugees …

Yemeni Army Forces Foil Al-Qaeda Elements in Shabwa

Sana’a, August 31 (QNA) – Yemeni military foil an attack by al-Qaeda elements against Mafraq Al-Houtah and Al-Jasr in Azzan in Shabwa governorate.

During the attack, an explosive car blew off in Jawl Al-Raida area, …

Turkey Concerned Over Deadly Clashes in Yemen

Ankara, August 31 (QNA) – Turkey has expressed concern over the recent deadly clashes in Yemen, according Turkey’s Anadolu news agency.

“We urge all political parties in Yemen to avoid violence and act upon common …

Jordan Foreign Minister, Arab League Secretary Discuss Middle East Issues

Amman, August 31 (QNA) – Jordan’s Minister of Foreign and Expatriates Affairs Nasser Judeh met here on Sunday with Secretary-General of the Arab League Nabil el-Araby.

During the meeting they discussed bilateral relations and number …

10 Killed in North India Bus Accident

New Delhi, August 31 (QNA) – At least 10 people were killed and several others injured in a road accident in north Indian state of Rajasthan on Sunday.

The bus was travelling from a Hindu …

Qatar Philharmonic Invited to Prestigious Concert Halls in Europe

Doha, August 31 (QNA) – The Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra will travel to the Royal Albert Hall in London next month to perform the music of Sergei Rachmaninoff, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and Iranian-American Behzad Ranjbaran in …

Bedaya Center Completes Training Programme for Trainees from Q-Chem

Doha, August 31 (QNA) – The Bedaya Center for Entrepreneurship and Career Development (Bedaya Center), a joint initiative by Qatar Development Bank and Silatech, staged a summer training programme for 23 young Qatari recruits and …