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Breaking News: World Cup sponsors call for bribery investigation
   
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Doha :: Qatar | updated 2014-06-12 01:00:57 -0700 | business-news

We're all set for the 2014 World Cup tournament to kick off Thursday, but the 2022 World Cup has a sprawling scandal on its hands that's giving sponsors second thoughts. Adidas, Coca-Cola, Visa, Sony, Budweiser and BP have all called...
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Breaking News: Abbas, Hamas chief hold 'positive' talks in first meeting since unity deal
   
Posted by: saleh1966

Doha :: Qatar | updated 2014-05-09 12:49:41 -0700 | political-news

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, held "positive" talks Monday with Hamas' political bureau chief, Khaled Meshal in Doha, in the first meeting since their rival movements signed a reconciliation agreement in Gaza. This agreement ended seven years of political division between...
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Source: Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Doha :: Qatar | updated 2014-07-22 17:08:36 -0700 | entertainment-news

Egypt court says Australian journalist and Al Jazeera colleagues were 'guided by the devil' Updated July 23, 2014 09:01:39 The Egyptian court that jailed Australian journalist Peter Greste and two Al Jazeera colleagues for alleged ties with Islamists says "the...
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Source: Qatar English Daily

Doha :: Qatar | updated 2014-07-22 22:14:06 -0700 | political-news

During Ramadan, and in fulfilment of its corporate social responsibility programme, a delegation from Qatar Railways Company (Qatar Rail) visited Dhreima (Qatar Orphan Foundation) and praised its humanitarian efforts to support orphans and satisfy their needs.
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Source: Qatar English Daily

Doha :: Qatar | updated 2014-07-22 22:14:01 -0700 | political-news

Using calligraphy, Arbilli has created the collection centred around Alif, the first letter of Arabic alphabet and first letter in the revelation of Holy Quran.
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Source: Qatar English Daily

Doha :: Qatar | updated 2014-07-22 22:13:16 -0700 | political-news

Education authorities here are worried about deteriorating Arabic language skills among Qatari students and considering ways to check the trend. Increasing use of the Internet and apps are the main cause of the weakening grip of Qatari students over their...
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Source: Qatar English Daily

Doha :: Qatar | updated 2014-07-22 18:27:01 -0700 | business-news

Gulf International Services (GIS), the largest service group in Qatar with interests in a broad cross-section of industries, delivered strong revenue and net profit for the first half of 2014 (H1, 14). Driven mainly by the drilling segment, the group's...
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Source: Qatar English Daily

Doha :: Qatar | updated 2014-07-22 18:25:16 -0700 | political-news

People are demanding that offices that suffer from employee absenteeism during Ramadan set up internal vigilance committees to impose discipline and punish the guilty. The problem of absenteeism in Ramadan, which usually plagues government ministries and offices, is now affecting...
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Posted by: rsa76

Doha :: Qatar | updated 2014-05-07 19:08:19 -0700 | sports-news

The Secretary General of the Supreme Organising Committee for Qatar 2022, Hassan al-Thawadi, said his country is ready to organize the World Cup in 2022-winter and summer, in an interview in Le Parisien / Today in France on Monday. "Whatever...
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Posted by: rsa76

Doha :: Qatar | updated 2013-11-21 01:15:01 -0800 | odd-news

Unpaid wages, poor housing, freedom of movement violated, humiliated ... The leading organization Amnesty International in a report unsustainable working conditions of migrant workers in Qatar. If I could ask one thing? Let us treat them as human beings." These...
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Posted by: chnarendra

Doha :: Qatar | updated 2014-05-15 20:18:52 -0700 | disasters-news

A new report by Amnesty International finds Qatar’s construction sector rife with abuse, with workers employed on multi-million dollar projects suffering serious exploitation. As construction is set to begin on the FIFA World Cup 2022 stadiums, the report, The Dark...
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Posted by: rsa76

Doha :: Qatar | updated 2014-04-11 01:13:11 -0700 | sports-news

DOHA, Qatar - A UN envoy Qatar urged to take immediate action to improve housing conditions for migrant workers, among other things, build the stadiums for the 2022 World Cup to be held in the Arab nation, and described one...
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Posted by: Adrian Holman

Doha :: Qatar | updated 2013-10-27 15:34:33 -0700 | humanitarian-news

If you live in a country in which you have freedom of speech, then you do not realize how grateful you really are. In the tiny country of Qatar, writing or speaking dissenting views against their government will result in...
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Posted by: Samantha86

Doha :: Qatar | updated 2013-10-22 13:14:57 -0700 | disasters-news

The Qatari police have arrested two men believed to be the murderers of British teacher Lauren Patterson, who went missing last Saturday. Patterson was leading a happy life in Doha, Qatar. The 24-year-old British citizen was living alone in Doha...
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Posted by: Adrian Holman

Doha :: Qatar | updated 2013-12-21 13:06:17 -0800 | causes-news

Filmmaker Peter Geisel was detained for 21 hours by authorities in Doha, Qatar after filming and talking to migrants within the country that are working to build the stadiums for the 2022 World Cup. The reason for detaining the journalist...
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