Kanar festival kicks off at Al Mazrouah Yard Feb 09, 2018 0 660 12345 QNADohaThe three-day Kanar Festival kicked off at Al Mazrouah Farm Yard on Thursday, with the participation of 11 Qatari farms.A large number of people visited the yard to buy kanar of various types and sizes.In a statement on Thursday, the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) said this event comes as part of activities organised by the ministry to showcase the country's fresh agricultural products at Al Wakrah, Al Khor, Al Dhakhira and Al Mazrouah yards.Inaugurating the festival, Director of Agricultural Affairs Department Eng Yousef Khalid al Khulaifi said the festival comes as part of a series of events organised by the department to encourage local producers. Similar event of honey, flowers and animal products proved to be a big success, he added.A specialist from the department will brief people about trees and the process of vaccination and grafting, he said.Khulaifi said the recent events organised to showcase Qatari products were a great success and a large number of people turned up at these events to buy the products. POST A COMMENT RELATED ARTICLES Emir directs QR33 mn urgent aid for Gaza Feb 09, 2018 0 1473 Karwa drivers hope to meet targets with taxi fare hike Feb 09, 2018 0 749 MEC issues circular on use of slogans and public names Feb 09, 2018 0 748 NHRC foils 1,894 attempts to hack its website this month DOHA The website of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) has foiled 1,894 hacking attempts this month. This was disclosed by NHRC on its official Twitter account. There were 112 failed hacking attempts on February .. NHRC chief calls on GANHRI to expose wrong practices of blockading countries QNA Berlin Qatar's National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) Chairman Dr Ali bin Smaikh al Marri Thursday condemned the attempts of the siege countries to tarnish the image of the committee and to prevent it from .. Qatar denies asking Al Jazeera to drop 'Israeli lobby' docu QNA Doha Qatar has denied it has asked Doha-based Al Jazeera channel not to air a documentary on"Israeli lobby in Washington" and called such news reported by the Israeli newspaper Haaretz as false. "Qatar realises that .. UN thanks Qatar for Gaza aid The United Nations has expressed its gratitude towards Qatar for the rapid and generous response to its urgent appeal to avoiding a humanitarian catastrophe in the Gaza Strip. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and ..