Qatar Emir, Cuban VP to visit India

The Emir of Qatar will arrive here on a two-day visit on Tuesday during which India will seek the Gulf nation's help to secure the release of 39 Indians kidnapped by ISIS militants in Iraq besides exploring ways to enhance trade ties.

Qatar emir denies funding Syria extremists

The emir of Qatar has denied accusations that his country funds extremist groups in Syria, while stressing the Gulf state's commitment to the US-led campaign against Islamic State jihadists.

Qatar emir suggests sending Arab troops to Syria

Violence has raged on in Syria despite the presence of Arab League monitors sent to check if an Arab peace plan is working.