June 01, 2015 - 22:09 GMT
"It will blow over" tends to be Qatar's unofficial response to criticism of its World Cup bid, but with a Fifa corruption scandal exploding onto the world's front pages, the Gulf country has glumly realised it may have a real fight on its hands.
June 01, 2015 - 12:09 GMT
The travel ban imposed on the five Taliban members who were freed in exchange for the release US Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has been extended.
May 31, 2015 - 22:51 GMT
Michael O'Neill's side had looked set to record a morale-boosting victory ahead of their clash with Romania, but the Lekhwiya star levelled the scores with little time remaining
May 31, 2015 - 19:27 GMT
The five Taliban figures were released in May 2014 in exchange for US Sergeant Bowie Bergdahl, who deserted post in Afghanistan in 2009.
May 31, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Internet activists have been using creative license on the logos of the 2022 World Cup sponsors, to protest Qatar's record on human rights.
May 29, 2015 - 15:32 GMT
Qatar and Iraq have agreed to reopen Qatar's embassy in Baghdad.
May 29, 2015 - 01:39 GMT
Qatar's shares dropped significantly after Swiss authorities opened a criminal case against FIFA officials.
May 28, 2015 - 00:58 GMT
The FIFA World Cup is notorious for corruption and mistreatment of migrant workers — but the death toll this time around is unprecedented.
May 26, 2015 - 14:41 GMT
Paris Saint-Germain would like to do a deal with Al Sadd in order to get Xavi on loan next year.
May 22, 2015 - 18:35 GMT
Mohamed Ghanem Al Ali is delighted that the midfielder will join the Qatari side and believes he can help them win a third Asian Champions League title