Qatar


Spy Cables: Mossad contradicted Netanyahu’s warning on Iran

2015-02-24 08:37

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's 2012 warning to the UN General Assembly that Iran had almost completed its "plans to build a nuclear weapon" was contradicted by his own country’s spy agency, leaked South African intelligence reports show.

Spy Cables: Mbeki met 'Mr Rowhani' over nuclear programme

2015-02-23 20:57

According to leaked Spy Cables former president Thabo Mbeki met with an Iranian delegation headed by a "Mr Rowhani" - likely to be current Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in 2005 to help with their nuclear programme.

Morsi in court over Qatar link

2015-02-15 17:57

An Egyptian court has put ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi on trial on charges of endangering national security by leaking state secrets and sensitive documents to Qatar.

Stenson to become 'Sultan of Swings'?

2015-01-20 15:30

World No.2 Henrik Stenson is hoping to add the European Tour's unofficial 'Sultan of Swings' crown to his growing portfolio.

Shell ends Qatar project as oil price falls

2015-01-15 09:10

Qatar Petroleum and Royal Dutch Shell have scrapped plans for a petrochemicals project, worth an estimated $6.5bnn, due to the slump in global oil prices.

Pleas for oil cut hit Opec's brick wall

2015-01-12 16:41

A diplomatic push by Venezuela and Iran for an Opec oil output cut has failed to soften the refusal of the group's Gulf members to do so for now, say delegates.

Djokovic off to fast start

2015-01-06 19:42

World No 1 Novak Djokovic has demolished fellow Serb Dusan Lajovic in the first round of the Qatar Open, showing no signs of illness.

Djokovic ready for young guns

2015-01-05 22:09

Novak Djokovic is adopting a different approach to a season in which a new wave of top players is emerging.

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.

 

Spy Cables: Trying to suppress the Goldstone Report

2015-02-24 05:00

Leaked secret SA intelligence reports – dubbed the Spy Cables - include an account of the head of Israeli intelligence, Meir Dagan, lobbying on behalf of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in an effort to suppress the Goldstone Report.

Qatar recalls ambassador from Egypt over Libya strikes

2015-02-19 09:59

Qatar has recalled its ambassador to Egypt “for consultation” following a row over Cairo’s air strikes on jihadists targets in Libya, a report says.

2022 SWC likely held in winter

2015-01-25 21:15

The 2022 World Cup in Qatar looks increasingly likely to be played in winter to avoid the region's blazing summer heat.

Qatar warning: Prophet cartoon will fuel hatred

2015-01-16 13:52

Qatar has warned that publishing cartoons of Prophet Muhammad would "fuel hatred and anger", as a leading Muslim body called for peaceful protests against French weekly Charlie Hebdo.

Egypt minister - Al Jazeera pardon possible

2015-01-13 21:12

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi could still pardon three jailed Al Jazeera journalists who are now facing a retrial if he deems it appropriate.

Qatar Airways leading the way - CEO

2015-01-07 18:08

Qatar Airways chief Akbar Al-Baker says European carriers "cannot keep up" with competition from Gulf carriers as his airline welcomed the first Airbus A350.

Hamas denies leader expelled from Qatar

2015-01-06 17:51

The militant group Hamas has denied reports that its leader Khaled Meshaal has been expelled from Qatar.

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.

5 jobs in Qatar

Categories of Top Jobs in Qatar

More Jobs in Qatar
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.