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US 'clock boy' to move to Qatar

Wednesday, October 21st 2015, 6:21
related countries: United States United States
related places: Texas

Ahmed Mohamed, the Muslim teenager from Texas whose teacher mistook his homemade clock for a bomb, will move with his family to Qatar.
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VIDEO: Sheikh's Ferrari filmed racing through LA

Friday, September 18th 2015, 23:38
related countries: United States United States
related places: Beverly Hills

A Qatari sheikh has left the US after his Ferrari was caught on camera racing through Beverly Hills.
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Ferrari racing rankles Beverly Hills

Friday, September 18th 2015, 18:08
related countries: United States United States
related places: Beverly Hills

A Qatari sheikh has abruptly left the US after his yellow Ferrari was caught on camera racing through Beverly Hills.
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Qatar 'sends ground troops to Yemen'

Monday, September 7th 2015, 11:35
related countries: Yemen Yemen
related places: Doha

Qatar has reportedly deploys troops to Yemen for the first time, according to Doha-based al-Jazeera news.
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Qatar Airways relaxes pregnancy rules

Thursday, August 27th 2015, 9:47

Qatar Airways is relaxing rules that saw female cabin crew members who became pregnant face the sack.
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Taliban political chief resigns

Tuesday, August 4th 2015, 9:38
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

The Afghan Taliban's political chief in Qatar, Syed Tayyab Agha, resigns in the latest sign of a split in the group following leader Mullah Omar's death.
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Gulf allies 'back US over Iran deal'

Monday, August 3rd 2015, 15:59
related countries: Iran Iran, United States United States
related places: Gulf

US allies in the Gulf back the nuclear deal with Iran, as the US promises them better intelligence-sharing and faster arms transfers.
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Blatter blames politics for Qatar vote

Sunday, July 5th 2015, 12:27
related countries: France France, Germany Germany

French and German presidents applied pressure prior to the 2018 and 2022 World Cup votes, says Fifa president Sepp Blatter.
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Miami Dolphins owner 'in $8bn F1 bid'

Tuesday, June 23rd 2015, 20:32
related countries: United States United States

The owner of the Miami Dolphins American football team is reportedly working with investors from Qatar to buy a stake in Formula 1 racing.
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Germany arrests al-Jazeera reporter

Saturday, June 20th 2015, 21:17
related countries: Egypt Egypt, Germany Germany

Qatar-owned TV news network al-Jazeera says one of its journalists has been arrested in Germany at the request of Egypt.
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Ivorian denies World Cup bribe

Friday, June 19th 2015, 11:14

Former Fifa executive member Jacques Anouma, from Ivory Coast, tells the BBC that he did not accept a $1.5m bribe over Qatar's 2022 World Cup bid.
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Qatar Airways raps ILO 'vendetta'

Wednesday, June 17th 2015, 15:49

The boss of Qatar Airways has vehemently rejected the findings of a 12-month inquiry that concluded his company still discriminates against female staff.
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Qatar Airways 'could quit alliance'

Tuesday, June 9th 2015, 15:04
related countries: United States United States

Qatar Airways chief executive Akbar Al Baker threatens to leave the Oneworld alliance, accusing American Airlines of blocking his carrier's business.
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Russia & Qatar 'may have bought votes'

Monday, June 8th 2015, 17:10
related countries: Russia Russia

Russia and Qatar may have had to pay bribes to secure their World Cups, Sepp Blatter's former special advisor has suggested.
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'Russia & Qatar may lose World Cups'

Sunday, June 7th 2015, 17:34

Russia and Qatar could lose the 2018 and 2022 World Cups respectively if evidence emerges of bribery, says a Fifa official.
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Have 1,200 World Cup workers really died in Qatar?

Friday, June 5th 2015, 23:00

Have 1,200 World Cup workers really died in Qatar?
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Scotland 1-0 Qatar

Friday, June 5th 2015, 20:44
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Matt Ritchie's first Scotland goal gives Gordon Strachan's side a workmanlike win over Qatar in their friendly.
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England 'ready' to host World Cup

Thursday, June 4th 2015, 11:11
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England would be ready to host the World Cup in 2022 if it is stripped from Qatar, according to a senior UK government minister.
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NI fans sing anti-Blatter songs

Monday, June 1st 2015, 8:27
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Crewe

2022 World Cup hosts Qatar goaded by Northern Ireland fans during friendly at Crewe.
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