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Mutaz Barshim
November 24, 2017 - 15:58 GMT
Can Mutaz Barshim upstage British distance running legend Sir Mohamed Farah and South African 400m and 200m ace Wayde Van Niekerk to win this year’s IAAF Athlete of the Year Award?
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November 23, 2017 - 12:59 GMT
The second two-day seminar 'French Qatar Sports Days' concluded in Doha on Wednesday. It also saw the participation of representatives of Qatar Olympic Committee and a number of professionals in various sports fields.
Cruise ship Azamara Journey arrived at Doha Port carrying more than 1,000 tourists of different nationalities. (Shutterstock)
November 22, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Cruise ship Azamara Journey arrived at Doha Port carrying more than 1,000 tourists of different nationalities.
Xavi Hernandez, who currently plays for the Qatari football club Al-Sadd, speaks to journalists during a tour of the Khalifa International Stadium in Doha on May 18, 2017, after it was refurbished ahead of the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup. KARIM JAAFAR / AFP
November 22, 2017 - 13:35 GMT
Ever since Xavi Hernandez arrived in Qatar from Barcelona, he has endeared himself to the football-loving public of the country like no foreign star has previously had.
Thawadi believes that court proceedings in New York have nothing to do with the hosting of the World Cup by Qatar.
November 21, 2017 - 20:52 GMT
With just five years left for the 2022 World Cup, Hassan al Thawadi, the Secretary-General of Qatar's Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC)...
Hassan al-Thawadi
November 21, 2017 - 19:20 GMT
Qatar is fully committed to hosting the “greatest World Cup of all time,” Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy Secretary-General Hassan al-Thawadi has said.
Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani (AFP/File)
November 21, 2017 - 07:42 GMT
Warning of "dark ages" in the Middle East, Qatar's chief diplomat on Monday accused its neighboring states of perpetuating "drama and discord" as part of a "dangerous game of power."
Nasser al-Khelaifi
November 20, 2017 - 18:24 GMT
Qatar Tennis Federation president Nasser al-Khelaifi has been voted the Chairman of the Asian Tennis Federation, it has been announced. The election of al-Khelaifi was...
Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt cut diplomatic, transport and trade ties with Qatar in June, accusing it of financing terrorism.
November 20, 2017 - 18:09 GMT
Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt cut diplomatic, transport and trade ties with Qatar in June, accusing it of financing terrorism.
Photo: Qatar Tribune
November 19, 2017 - 13:16 GMT
Qatar and Oman signed a long-term agreement to lift basketball standards in both countries.
November 19, 2017 - 11:34 GMT
The Gulf has been overwhelmed by sandwich memes after a comment by Qatar’s foreign minister was mistranslated to Arabic.
The claims are some of the strongest evidence supporting allegations that the 2022 vote was corrupt, since Qatar won the vote, the hearing in a New York City court heard on Tuesday.
November 16, 2017 - 22:14 GMT
The investigation into corruption at FIFA has heard how a senior official took bribes of at least $1 million in return for voting for Qatar to host the 2022 World Cup, UK national daily The Guardian reported.
Qatar plans to develop the port to serve Sudan and its neighbors, Al Jazeera reported. (File photo)
November 16, 2017 - 14:52 GMT
Qatar plans to develop the port to serve Sudan and its neighbors, Al Jazeera reported.
Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani welcomes Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during an official visit to Doha on November 15, 2017. (Kayhan Ozer/ AFP)
November 16, 2017 - 13:53 GMT
Qatar and Turkey signed a host of agreements and MoUs in various fields in Doha on Wednesday.
Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, chairperson of the Qatar Foundation (AFP/File)
November 16, 2017 - 09:01 GMT
Qatar remains unchanged despite the blockade, stated Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, chairperson of the Qatar Foundation (QF), on Wednesday while opening the World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) 2017.
In new ad, Qatar Airways said it directly supports nearly 123,000 US jobs and flies 3.1 million visitors to the US annually. (File photo)
November 15, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Qatar Airways has highlighted its contributions to the US economy in a new TV ad and social media campaign.