World | Reuters | Monday December 22, 2014
Ten years ago, the boss of Qatar Airways, who takes his first new A350 jet this week, warned Airbus it was flying off course.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 21, 2014
Egypt said on Saturday it aims to end differences with Qatar as President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi who ousted his Doha-backed Islamist predecessor met with an envoy from the Gulf emirate.
Press Trust of India | Saturday December 20, 2014
The added new investors in Flipkart are Baillie Gifford, Greenoaks Capital, Steadview Capital, T. Rowe Price Associates and Qatar Investment Authority.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday December 19, 2014
Qatar has faced accusations over its bidding for the 2022 World Cup but has strongly denied any wrongdoing.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 13, 2014
A 32-year-old Indian died of heart attack while playing cricket at a school ground here on his wedding anniversary.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday December 12, 2014
Qatar is ploughing billions of pounds into sporting events and controversially won the right to host the 2022 World Cup, while the energy-rich Gulf state was also recently awarded the 2019 World Athletics Championships.
World | Associated Press | Friday December 5, 2014
A US couple cleared in the death of their 8-year-old daughter arrived home to Los Angeles on Thursday following a legal battle that kept them in Qatar for nearly two years, including almost a year spent in jail.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday December 1, 2014
Qatar 2022 communications chief Nasser Al Khater said "reader fatigue" was setting in after a British newspaper printed fresh claims of vote-buying by 2018 hosts Russia and the wealthy Gulf state.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 1, 2014
A Qatari appeals court on Sunday acquitted a US couple of parental neglect over their adopted daughter's death, but the couple said they were later prevented from leaving the country.
World | Reuters | Sunday November 30, 2014
An appeals court in Qatar on Sunday overturned the convictions of a Los Angeles couple who were sentenced to three years in jail for the death of their adopted African-born daughter, but the government was refusing to let the couple leave the country...
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday November 30, 2014
Sepp Blatter reiterated his backing for the 2022 World Cup tournament after a British newspaper published fresh allegations about the bidding process.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday November 29, 2014
Prolific striker Nassir Al Shamrani and fellow Asian player of the year nominee Ismail Ahmed said the Gulf state fully deserved to host the event, shrugging off continuing controversies.
Thursday November 27, 2014
Gulf producers Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates said they had reached a consensus on oil output policies. Sources said those countries agreed not to press ahead with output cuts.
Offbeat | Associated Press | Saturday November 22, 2014
Have you seen a man who loaded live giraffes into a Tanzanian military plane for delivery to Qatar? If so Interpol would like to speak with you.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday November 21, 2014
Following a meeting between former US federal prosecutor Michael Garcia, who led the 18-month probe into the controversial campaigns of Russia and Qatar, and German judge Hans-Joachim Eckert, it was agreed further steps were possible to throw light o...
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday November 20, 2014
Phaedra Almajid, who worked for the Qatar 2022 bid team before losing her job in 2010, provided evidence to investigator Michael Garcia's independent inquiry into corruption allegations surrounding both the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids.
Tuesday November 18, 2014
Booking of tickets under the five-day promotional scheme commences today and the journey can be undertaken up to March 31 next year, Qatar Airways said in a release.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday November 16, 2014
The emirate's controversial "kafala" sponsorship law, which limits the rights of movement for foreign workers, would be replaced by legislation "currently under review," said Qatar's labour and social affairs ministry.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday November 15, 2014
FIFA this week cleared Qatar and Russia of corruption and ruled out a re-vote for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups despite widespread allegations of wrongdoing.
Reuters | Saturday November 15, 2014
FIFA was plunged into chaos on Thursday when its ethics judge Hans-Joachim Eckert said in a statement there were no grounds to reopen the controversial bidding process which led to Russia being given the 2018 World Cup and Qatar the 2022 finals.