World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 25, 2015
Qatar's only directly elected body is to vote on introducing family-only days at major shopping malls in a move dubbed a "bachelor ban" that is likely to restrict access for foreign labourers.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 4, 2015
Michelle Obama called for an end to "outdated laws and traditions" preventing millions of girls around the world from completing their education, in an impassioned speech today in Qatar.
Press Trust of India | Saturday October 17, 2015
The 21-year-old bantamweight (56kg) boxer, who joined Vijender Singh (2009) and Vikas Krishan (2011) as a rare World Championship medallist with his bronze in Doha, could not clinch an Olympic quota berth after losing in the box-off to Belarus' Dzmitry Asanau.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday October 7, 2015
Ching-Kuo Wu, president of AIBA, said he had personally asked Manny Pacquiao to attend the 10-day event and said it was the first time such a big name would visit the championships.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 6, 2015
Vikas Krishan Yadav made a good start in the World Boxing Championships in Doha by entering the pre-quarter finals.
World News | Reuters | Friday October 2, 2015
The spiritual leader of the Muslim Brotherhood attended a ceremony organised by Saudi Arabia in Qatar on Friday, signalling an easing of Riyadh's hostility towards the Islamist movement.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday September 24, 2015
Pakistan Super League's (PSL) venue was shifted apparently because Doha did not have the appropriate infrastructure.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 15, 2015
Chris Gayle is among 80 international superstars who may play the inaugural Pakistan Super League in Doha next year.
Press Trust of India | Monday September 7, 2015
Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Bahrain and Oman are part of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday September 5, 2015
Pakistan announced in August that it would host a Twenty20 league in Doha, Qatar, after previous attempts in 2014 and 2015 were postponed after a lack of response from sponsors and logistical problems.
Press Trust of India | Monday August 31, 2015
Mr Ambani called on Qatar's Prime Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani among other senior Qatari ministers during a visit to the oil-rich country yesterday.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 26, 2015
After days of suspense, the Pakistan Cricket Board finally decided to go ahead with Qatar after failing to book venues in the UAE during those dates.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 26, 2015
The T20 league will either be held in Doha or in Dubai - among other UAE locations. Matches are expected to be played in the early parts of 2016.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday August 6, 2015
Angel di Maria had already passed a medical in Doha before flying to Paris on Wednesday after Qatar-owned?Paris Saint-Germain F.C. had agreed a fee of 63 million euros. The 27-year-old Argentina winger has joined from Manchester United on a four-year deal.
NDTVSports | Tuesday August 4, 2015
Angel Di Maria was spotted in Doha where he underwent his medical examination before being announced as a new player for Paris Saint-Germain.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday August 3, 2015
Angel Di Maria will undergo a medical examination before being announced as a new player for Paris Saint-Germain
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 1, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry departed late Friday to Egypt for cooperation talks and to Qatar, where he hopes to ease Gulf countries' concerns about the Iran nuclear deal.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 30, 2015
India and China have joined hands to present a paper highlighting issues faced by developing countries, including matters related to food security, at the World Trade Organization (WTO) ministerial meeting in Nairobi, a senior official said.
Press Trust of India | Sunday June 28, 2015
The 26-year-old Gurbaj, who made his international debut in 2006 Doha Asian Games, is a regular member of national hockey team and has been a part of the team in various international tournaments.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday June 26, 2015
The Islamic State group launched a two-pronged offensive in northern Syria on Thursday after several setbacks, re-entering the symbolic battleground town of Kobane and seizing parts of the city of Hasakeh.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 4, 2015
A top Indian banker in Dubai has been conferred with the Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to the banking industry and greater understanding of the economic development of the Middle East region.
Press Trust of India | Monday May 25, 2015
The Indians notched up four gold, one silver and two bronze medals to finish on top in the Doha International Tournament, which was a test event for the October World Championships -- an Olympic qualifying event.
Saturday May 23, 2015
Commonwealth Games silver medallist L Devendro Singh (49kg), Shiva Thapa (56kg), Manish Kaushik (60kg), and Manoj Kumar (64kg) won the gold medals.
Press Trust of India | Friday May 22, 2015
While L Devendro Singh advanced to the final, Shiva Thapa, Gaurav Bhiduri, Mandeep Jangra, Manish Kumar, Manoj Kumar and Vikas Krishan made the semifinals.