Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 15, 2014
An Indian and three other foreign nationals were today charged with negligence of duty over a deadly blast at a Turkish restaurant in Doha, Qatar that killed 11 expatriates, including five Indians, in February.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 10, 2014
Customs sleuths today seized over 15 kg of gold worth over Rs 4 crore from two women passengers, one of them a crew member of the Emirates airlines, at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad.
World | Reuters | Saturday March 29, 2014
A Los Angeles couple was sentenced to three years in jail in Qatar on Thursday for causing the death of their adopted African-born daughter, who was found to have died of starvation, in a case that has raised concern in Washington.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 27, 2014
A court in Doha today sentenced a Qatari national to death in connection with the murder of a 24 year-old British teacher Lauren Patterson last year.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 25, 2014
An explosion in Qatar's capital Doha in February which claimed 11 lives, including those of five Indians, was caused by gas leak in the pizza oven of a Turkish restaurant, the country's interior ministry announced.
Thursday March 13, 2014
Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has won a Rs 3,655-crore road project in Qatar - its single largest road order in the international market.
World | Reuters | Saturday March 8, 2014
Qatar Airways and Emirates Airline have defended their policies on pregnancy and marriage for cabin crew after the Qatar carrier came under fire over its working conditions.
World | Reuters | Friday March 7, 2014
Saudi Arabia has formally designated the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist organisation, in a move that could increase pressure on Qatar whose backing for the group has sparked a row with fellow Gulf monarchies.
World | Associated Press | Thursday March 6, 2014
Gulf airline Etihad Airways say all flights into its hub of Abu Dhabi were diverted this morning due to a technical failure at the airport.
Reuters | Thursday March 6, 2014
The company will be introducing the service in medium-haul flights starting from the summer.
Wednesday March 5, 2014
Qatar's vast natural gas wealth means the tiny country, with a population of about 2.1 million, could probably continue operating indefinitely despite the displeasure of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 5, 2014
Qatar said on Wednesday that it regretted the decision of three fellow Gulf monarchies to recall their envoys to Doha, but pledged not to withdraw its ambassadors from those countries.
World | Reuters | Sunday March 16, 2014
Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain withdrew their ambassadors from Qatar on Wednesday in an unprecedented split between the Gulf Arab allies who have fallen out over political turmoil shaking the Middle East.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Friday March 7, 2014
Five Indians were among 11 expatriates killed in a deadly blast at a Turkish restaurant here in Qatar's capital.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday February 19, 2014
As Qatar construction boom gathers pace ahead of 2022 FIFA World Cup, Indian government confirms scale of death toll. Qatari rights body says deaths "normal".
India | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday February 18, 2014
A Qatar rights body said on Tuesday that the death of over 450 Indian workers in almost two years in the country hosting the 2022 World Cup was "normal" given the size of the community.
India | Agence France-Presse | Monday February 17, 2014
More than 450 Indian migrants working in Qatar have died in the last two years, data shows as the Gulf state is under pressure over its rights record ahead of the 2022 World Cup.
Associated Press | Sunday February 16, 2014
Romania's Simona Halep beat Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland in the semi-finals while Angelique Kerber knocked out fifth-seeded Serbian Jelena Jankovic.
Associated Press | Thursday February 13, 2014
The top-seeded Li Na, playing her first tournament since the Australian Open, threw away a 3-1 lead in the third set against Czech qualifier Petra Cetkovska.
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday February 11, 2014
What makes Chinese star Li Na feel confident of continuing to do well is that her feelings after winning the Australian Open are unlike those after winning her first Grand Slam title, at the French Open in Paris nearly three years ago.