Pak PM Nawaz Sharif to visit Qatar to sign multi-billion dollars gas deal

 Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will visit Qatar from tomorrow to further strengthen bilateral relations in various fields and sign a mega USD 15 billion natural gas deal that will enable the energy-starved country to import the non-toxic gas for 15 years.

'Whistleblower' helps Swiss investigation against FIFA's Sepp Blatter

'Whistleblower' helps Swiss investigation against FIFA's Sepp Blatter

Swiss prosecutors last year opened a criminal investigation of individuals on suspicion of mismanagement and money laundering related to allocation of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups to Russia and Qatar.
 

Police give all clear after Saudi, Qatar missions to UN evacuated

A building opposite the United Nations headquarters in New York was evacuated on Tuesday over a suspicious package.

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Qatar slashes gas price for India, waives penalty

Qatar slashes gas price for India, waives penalty

The price as per the revised formula will come to USD 6-7 per million British thermal unit as against USD 12-13 per mmBtu currently.

Gunmen kidnap 26 from Qatari hunting group in Iraq: Officials

Gunmen kidnap 26 from Qatari hunting group in Iraq: Officials

Gunmen kidnapped 26 members of a Qatari hunting party in southern Iraq, officials said on Wednesday, the second high-profile seizure of foreign nationals in the country in three months.

Saudi Arabia announces 34-state Islamic military alliance against terrorism

Saudi Arabia on Tuesday announced the formation of a 34-state Islamic military coalition to combat terrorism, according to a joint statement published on state news agency SPA.

Qatar shamed by inaction on labour reform: Amnesty

Qatar has done "almost nothing" to end labour abuse in the five years since being awarded football`s 2022 World Cup despite huge global pressure to reform, Amnesty International said Tuesday.

Qatar powers ahead with World Cup preparations

Qatar powers ahead with World Cup preparations

Qatar plans to spend $225 billion (212 billion euros) on new infrastructure, the Qatar National Bank estimated in a report in September.

Flood in desert: Heavy downpour brings Qatar to standstill

Flood in desert: Heavy downpour brings Qatar to standstill

Qatar was brought almost to standhill by heavy rains on Wednesday. Several schools and offices were closed in the desert country following water logging. Flight movement was also affected at Doha's Hamad International Airport.

Qatar to waive $1 billion penalty on India for lower gas offtake

Qatar to waive $1 billion penalty on India for lower gas offtake

In a significant development, Qatar has agreed to waive USD 1 billion penalty on India for breaking a long-term LNG contract, and has also consented to change the pricing formula to reflect the slump in global energy rates.

Want to retire with 'dignity': Cristiano Ronaldo

Want to retire with 'dignity': Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo has said he wants to end his career "with dignity" in a top club.

Israel detains 24 Hamas suspects in West Bank raids

Israel security forces arrested 24 suspected members of Palestinian Islamist group Hamas in overnight raids in the northern West Bank, the Army said on Tuesday.

India asks Qatar to cut gas price in line with global slump

India has asked its largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) supplier Qatar to cut prices to match a 40 percent slump in global rates as well as waive penalty for not buying all of the contracted fuel.

Michelle Obama to travel to Qatar and Jordan next month

US First Lady Michelle Obama will travel to Qatar and Jordan in the Middle East next month, the White House has said.

First lady to make solo visit to Middle East

Michelle Obama is making her first solo visit to the Middle East, stopping in Qatar and Jordan to promote her global education initiative for girls.

Qatari dhow arrives at Mumbai after 2,818-km voyage

Maharashtra Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao on Saturday accorded a formal reception to the Qatari dhow 'Fath Al Khair 2' which is here on a friendly mission at the Gateway of India.

US Muslim teen accused of clock-bomb moving to Qatar

The Muslim teenager arrested when a Texas teacher mistook his homemade clock for a bomb is moving to Qatar, local media reported a day after Ahmed Mohamed visited the White House.

France signs deals worth USD 10 bn with Saudi Arabia

France on Tuesday announced a series of deals worth 10 billion euros (USD 11.4 billion) with Saudi Arabia, reinforcing growing ties between the two countries.

Manny Pacquiao plans to retire, wishes Floyd Mayweather rematch in Qatar

Manny Pacquiao plans to retire, wishes Floyd Mayweather rematch in Qatar

Manny Pacquiao is getting ready to hang his gloves and he definitely wants to do it in style.