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Qatar: Two years of crisis in the Gulf
Qatar: Two years of crisis in the Gulf
Two years ago Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and their allies cut ties with Qatar, sparking a major diplomatic crisis in the Gulf region....
Caster to appeal CAS ruling
Caster to appeal CAS ruling
Caster Semenya has announced that she will ask the Swiss Federal Supreme Court to set aside the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport...
The Arab world's silent reproductive revolution
The Arab world's silent reproductive revolution
When Maryam al-Badr, 20, a Qatari female student at Northwestern University in Qatar, began her journey as a journalism major in August 2017, she had aspirations of...
Gaza protests bring bloodshed but scarce gain as anniversary looms
Gaza protests bring bloodshed but scarce gain as anniversary looms
Palestinians in Gaza will on Saturday mark a year since mass protests and deadly clashes began along the Israeli border, with a demonstration...
Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan must agree on sharing the Nile — before it’s too late
Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan must agree on sharing the Nile — before it’s too late
The three-way dispute among Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan over the sharing of the Nile waters remains deadlocked.
FIFA urged to probe Qatar World Cup allegations
FIFA urged to probe Qatar World Cup allegations
FIFA has been urged to launch an investigation amid claims world football's governing body was offered a secret television deal by Qatar's...
Continental drifts towards Africa
Continental drifts towards Africa
Last year the United Kingdom, the United States, Russia and the European Union unveiled their new strategies for Africa and China, Germany and...
World Cup host Qatar to introduce 100% booze tax
World Cup host Qatar to introduce 100% booze tax
World Cup 2022 host Qatar is to introduce a 100% percent tax on alcohol from January 1, a government official confirmed on Monday.
War-ridden Yemen's other frontline — the central bank
War-ridden Yemen's other frontline — the central bank
Cashiers sort through large stacks of money inside a ragged building that is Yemen's central bank, another frontline in a ruinous conflict as it...
OPEC meets as Trump calls for oil taps to be kept on
OPEC meets as Trump calls for oil taps to be kept on
OPEC members and other oil-producing countries gather in Vienna on Thursday to discuss cutting output to prop up prices, as United States President...
Qatar to quit Saudi-dominated OPEC in 2019
Qatar to quit Saudi-dominated OPEC in 2019
Qatar will leave OPEC next month in order to focus on gas production, the Gulf state's new Energy Minister Saad al-Kaabi announced in a surprise...
Ceasefire puts Qatar's role in Gaza back in spotlight
Ceasefire puts Qatar's role in Gaza back in spotlight
At the end of a dirt track, an imposing new court complex stands as a symbol of Qatar's investment in the Gaza Strip — back in the spotlight...

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