FIFA rejects appeal over corruption report

2014-12-16 14:48

FIFA rejected an appeal by a former US prosecutor against the handling of his inquiry into alleged corruption around the bids for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.

Qatar lifts travel ban against US couple

2014-12-03 12:46

An American couple blocked from leaving Qatar after being cleared in the death of their 8-year-old adopted daughter are now free to go.

Egypt: Qatar ordered Islamists out within 2 months

2014-09-15 13:39

Egypt will hunt down exiled Muslim Brotherhood leaders and seek their arrest, a top official says, after Qatar ordered them to leave its territory.

Egypt charges Mursi with passing secrets to Qatar

2014-09-06 14:05

An Egyptian prosecutor has charged ousted president Mohamed Morsi and several of his aides with endangering national security by leaking state secrets and sensitive documents to Qatar.

Qatar rejects claims it backs Islamic State

2014-08-24 12:01

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.

Qatar to buy missiles in $11bn US arms deal

2014-07-15 09:47

Qatar will buy US Patriot missiles for the first time in a major arms deal worth $11bn, officials say, as Washington awaits a decision by the Gulf state on a lucrative fighter jet contract.

First commercial flight lands at Qatar airport

2014-04-30 14:45

Qatar's much-delayed new international airport, built at a cost of $15.5bn, welcomed its first commercial flight.

Qatar court jails US couple for daughter death

2014-03-27 12:35

A Qatari court has condemned a US couple from Los Angeles to three years in prison for causing the death of their adopted eight-year-old daughter.

MotoGP: Just Doha, then green lights

2014-03-07 11:53

MotoGP teams will descend on Qatar’s Losail International Circuit for the last test before the 2014 season commences on March 23.


Couple cleared in daughter's death arrives in US

2014-12-05 10:53

A US couple cleared in the death of their 8-year-old daughter have arrived home following a legal battle that kept them in Qatar for nearly two years, including almost a year spent in jail.

Islamist group rejects UAE terrorism designation

2014-11-17 09:51

A group of Islamist scholars led by an influential Qatar-based cleric has expressed “astonishment” at being designated a terrorist body by the UAE.

Muslim Brotherhood figures leave Qatar

2014-09-13 14:33

Some senior figures in Egypt's outlawed Muslim Brotherhood have agreed to leave Qatar, following months of pressure on the Gulf Arab state from its neighbours.

US researcher kidnapped in Syria in 2012, freed

2014-08-24 21:39

A young American been held hostage for two years by an Islamic rebel group in Syria, has been released to UN peacekeepers in the Golan Heights.

Psychiatrists to examine man over 'bomb hoax'

2014-08-06 18:41

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.

Army will not overlook Bergdahl misconduct

2014-06-03 17:27

The US Army will not ignore any misconduct by released Taliban detainee Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl.

US couple jailed in Qatar after child dies

2014-04-03 17:55

A Los Angeles couple have been sentenced to three years in jail in Qatar for causing the death of their adopted African-born daughter.

MotoGP: Just Doha, then green lights

2014-03-07 15:04

MotoGP teams will descend on Qatar’s Losail International Circuit for the last test before the 2014 season commences.

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