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 | Sunday August 31, 2014
All 75 Filipino troops serving as UN peacekeepers in the Golan Heights are safe after the last batch slipped away under cover of night from besieging Syrian rebels, military spokesmen said on Sunday.
World | Reuters | Thursday August 28, 2014
The United States is intensifying its push to build an international campaign against Islamic State jihadist fighters in Iraq and Syria, including recruiting partners for potential joint military action, Obama administration officials said on Wednesd...
World | Agence France Presse | Wednesday August 27, 2014
An American journalist held for nearly two years by militants linked to Al-Qaeda in Syria returned to the United States late on Tuesday, two days after Qatar negotiated his release, his family said.
World | Reuters | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Founded by just seven people in Gaza, Hamas now has political and military leaders spread across the Arab world, complicating its ability to send a unified message for negotiating an end to a seven-week war with Israel.
Cities | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya (with inputs from PTI) | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Elaborate precautionary arrangements have been put in place at the Mumbai Airport to screen the 112 stranded Indians, who are expected to arrive on Tuesday by various flights from and around the Ebola-hit Liberia, authorities said on Monday.
World | Associated Press | Sunday August 24, 2014
The Gulf nation of Qatar is hitting back at suggestions that it supports the Islamic State extremist group, saying that "determined, collective action" is needed to end sectarian violence gripping Iraq and Syria.
World | Agence-France Presse | Sunday August 24, 2014
An Israeli air strike killed two Palestinians in Gaza on Sunday as militants kept up rocket fire, a day after an Egyptian call for an open-ended ceasefire to enable new truce talks.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 23, 2014
Football star Lionel Messi has been dragged into the ongoing Israel-Gaza conflict, two weeks after the Argentinian wrote in a Facebook post that he was "deeply saddened" by the loss of young lives with a photo of an injured Palestinian boy.
World | Agence-France Presse | Saturday August 23, 2014
Egypt is to invite Israeli and Palestinian delegations to return to Cairo to resume talks on a long-term truce for Gaza, Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas announced on Saturday.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday August 11, 2014
The 19th seeded Indian open team scored 3-1 against Qatar, winning two and drawing two games, while the fifth seeded women's team won against the Netherlands 3.5-0.5.
Press Trust of India | Sunday August 10, 2014
Thanks to the massive victory over Moldova, the Indian men have jumped to joint 13th spot in the current rankings and this is only likely to get better as they meet lower-ranked Qatar in the next round. The Indian girls are on the 20th spot on eight ...
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday August 6, 2014
A man arrested over a suspected bomb hoax on a Manchester-bound Qatar Airways flight has been ordered to take a psychiatric evaluation under Britain's Mental Health Act, police said on Wednesday.
World | Alan Cowell, The New York Times | Tuesday August 5, 2014
Britain's Royal Air Force scrambled a military jet to escort a Qatar Airways flight into the northern English city of Manchester on Tuesday after the pilot notified the airport that a "possible device" was on board, police said.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday August 5, 2014
Police arrested a man aboard a Qatar Airways plane on suspicion of making a hoax bomb threat on Tuesday, following a warning to the pilot of a possible device on the aircraft.
World | Reuters | Tuesday August 5, 2014
Britain scrambled two fighter jets on Tuesday to escort a Qatar Airways plane into Manchester airport after the pilot reported a possible explosive device on board. A passenger was later arrested on suspicion of making a hoax bomb threat.
World | Reuters | Saturday August 2, 2014
Hamas acknowledged responsibility on Saturday for a deadly Gaza Strip ambush in which an Israeli army officer may have been captured, but said the incident likely preceded and therefore had not violated a U.S.- and U.N.-sponsored truce.
World | Reuters | Friday August 1, 2014
US Secretary of State John Kerry, fearing an escalation of violence in Gaza, called on Turkey and Qatar on Friday to use their influence to secure the release of a kidnapped Israeli soldier whose abduction led to the breakdown of a short-lived ceasef...
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.