Mum's the Word for Sepp Blatter
Jun 11, 2014
कतर में भारतीय युवक की मौत, परिवार को शव का इंतजार
Dec 12, 2013
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 26, 2014
Turkey's foreign minister flew to Doha on Friday for talks with his Qatari counterpart on how to use their influence with Palestinian movement Hamas to end the bloodshed around Gaza.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 25, 2014
Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu cancelled a scheduled trip to France and flew to Qatar on Friday to help efforts for a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas, a Turkish official said.
World | Reuters | Wednesday July 23, 2014
The Palestinian decision-making body led by US-backed President Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday endorsed demands by Hamas for halting Gaza hostilities with Israel, a closing of ranks that may help Egyptian-mediated truce efforts.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday July 22, 2014
Greg Dyke, the head of England's Football Association giving evidence to the British parliament's Culture, Media and Sport select committee, re-iterated his belief that temperatures would be too high to hold the 2022 World Cup in Qatar in the traditi...
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 21, 2014
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon urged Israel to "exercise maximum restraint" and spare civilian lives in its campaign in Gaza, where the Palestinian death toll on Sunday alone passed 100.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 20, 2014
Hamas chief Khaled Meshaal discussed efforts for a truce in Gaza with the ruler of Kuwait, current chair of the Arab League, on Sunday, state media and a diplomatic source said.
World | Reuters | Sunday July 20, 2014
Qatar will host a meeting between Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Sunday to try to push for an end to fighting in the Gaza Strip that has killed more than 300 people, a senior Qatari source told Reuters.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 18, 2014
Expelled from housing in a Doha district undergoing modernisation, scores of migrant workers have been left homeless, some of them left to sleep on the streets of energy-rich Qatar's capital.
World | Reuters | Tuesday July 15, 2014
The United States signed an agreement with Qatar on Monday to sell the Gulf Arab ally Apache attack helicopters and Patriot and Javelin air-defense systems valued at $11 billion.
World | Associated Press | Saturday July 12, 2014
Israel widened its air assault against the Gaza Strip's Hamas rulers on Saturday, hitting a mosque it said was hiding rockets, as Palestinians said their death toll from the five-day offensive rose to over 125.
World | Associated Press | Thursday July 10, 2014
Qatar said Thursday it is looking into the fate of two of its citizens reportedly detained in the United Arab Emirates, a day after Emirati media reported that Qatari intelligence agents were being held by the federation.
World | Reuters | Wednesday July 9, 2014
Dubai airline Emirates finalised a $56 billion order to buy 150 Boeing 777X.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 3, 2014
Renowned writer Prof M K Sanu has been chosen for the 20th Basheer award, instituted jointly by Pravasi Doha, an organisation of Malayali's based in Qatar and Kochi-based Pravasi Trust, in memory of Malayalam novelist and short story writer late Vaik...
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 28, 2014
Ramadan, the Muslim holy month of fasting, will begin on Sunday across the Gulf region, it was announced yesterday.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday June 24, 2014
The U.N. cultural agency has designated a network of ancient, man-made caves outside of Jerusalem a World Heritage site.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 23, 2014
An Egyptian court on Monday sentenced three Al Jazeera journalists including Australian Peter Greste to jail terms ranging from seven to 10 years after accusing them of aiding the blacklisted Muslim Brotherhood.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 22, 2014
'Rani-ki-Vav', an 11th century stepwell in Gujarat, has been approved as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO which described it as "exceptional example of technological development" in utilising ground water resources.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday June 22, 2014
Israel's foreign minister said Saturday the UN's special envoy could be declared persona non grata for offering to help transfer Qatari funds to the Gaza Strip, Channel Two television reported.
Wednesday June 18, 2014
The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has approved the proposed joint venture between American Express and Juweel Investors, part of sovereign wealth fund Qatar Holding, saying the deal is unlikely to have an adverse impact on competition in Indi...
Sunday June 15, 2014
A British? newspapers has reported that members of football's world governing body of having "ignored its own terror alert" in choosing Qatar in a secret ballot for hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup.