Qatar changes anti-terror law amid Gulf row

2017-07-21 09:45

Qatar announced changes to its anti-terror legislation, one of the controversial issues at the core of the crisis between Doha and its neighbours who accuse it of backing extremists.

WATCH: 'Success story' Simbine's 100m winning dash in Doha

South Africa's Akani Simbine surprised a world-class sprint field, including American Justin Gatlin, Jamaican Asafa Powell and Canadian Andre De Grasse to claim a season-opening 100m Diamond League victory in Doha on Friday. Sport24 weighs in. Watch.

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SA left secrets exposed to foreign spies - Spy cables

2015-02-24 20:05

South African government and security agencies have left secrets exposed at every level and foreign spies have access to all areas of government, according to Spy Cables obtained by Al Jazeera’s Investigative Unit.

Djokovic shocked by Karlovic

2015-01-08 19:56

Novak Djokovic has been bundled out of the Qatar Open by big-serving Ivo Karlovic, but Roger Federer survives scare in Brisbane.

Chad does it again

2014-12-07 18:46

SA's golden boy Chad le Clos has won another gold medal at the Fina world short-course championships in Doha.

Elite team to probe Bianchi crash

2014-10-21 07:33

A 10-member team, comprising of Formula 1 veterans and safety officials, will make up a panel to investigate Jules Bianchi's horrific crash at the 2014 Japanese GP.

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.

UN climate talks boost Gulf awareness

2012-12-11 12:12

Despite a shaky start, Qatar was largely praised for hosting the high-profile UN climate change conference.

'Time running out' for Kiribati as seas rise

2012-11-30 13:04

Kiribati is running out of time on climate change as seas rise, and is drafting plans including mass relocation of its people.

Hurricane Sandy was 'no coincidence'

2012-11-28 11:38

Though it's tricky to link a single weather event to climate change, Hurricane Sandy was "probably not a coincidence".


Qatar slams American Airlines for ending codeshare deal

2017-07-13 13:20

Qatar Airways said Thursday it was "disappointed" with an American Airlines decision to end its codeshare relationship with the Doha-based carrier as part of its push against government subsidies of Middle Eastern carriers.

Greenpeace named as target in Spy Cables

2015-02-24 21:25

A routine practice among intelligence agencies to seek co-operation with agencies in other countries to curb political dissent has been exposed in secret documents leaked to Al Jazeera.

Snowden played no role in leak of Spy Cables - report

2015-02-24 16:06

Al Jazeera has denied that American information technology expert Edward Snowden played any part in leaking the now infamous Spy Cables.

Chad makes history

2014-12-07 19:29

Chad le Clos has made history at the Fina championships in Doha when he became the first swimmer to win the 50m, 100m and 200m butterfly.

Dutch break another record

2014-12-07 12:46

The Netherlands women's 4x50m freestyle relay squad has set a world record in the heats at the Championships in Doha.

Espargaro top in Doha MotoGP practice

2014-03-22 16:22

Friday was a tough day for riders during practice for the 2014 Qatar MotoGP at Losail with falls and tyre problems but Spain's Aleix Espargaro came out on top overall.

Tempers fray over block at climate talks

2013-06-11 20:49

A key panel at UN climate talks in Bonn went into deep freeze as Russia ignored pleas to end a procedural protest.

Britain makes climate pledge

2012-12-05 10:21

Britain has become the first country at UN climate talks in Doha to pledge money to help poor countries deal with global warming as negotiators battled to thrash out a funding deal.

Climate 'changing before our eyes'

2012-11-28 14:21

The fact that Arctic sea ice has melted this year to its lowest recorded level shows that climate change is taking place before our eyes.

Clock is ticking fast, UN climate talks told

2012-11-26 19:37

Nearly 200 nations have launched United Nations climate talks facing urgent appeals to scale up the fight against Earth-warming greenhouse-gas emissions.

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