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Worker dies at World Cup stadium in Qatar

A worker has died in a "work-related" incident at a stadium in Qatar, local organizers for the 2022 World Cup said late Saturday.

Sale of land to Arabs jeopardising Bosnia's survival?

An increasingly frequent sale of land in Bosnia and Herzegovina to companies and people from Arab countries may pose a real long-term problem for the country and the unclear origin of money used...

Qatari sheikh's luxury yacht anchored in Dubrovnik

The 125-metre-long Katara luxury yacht, owned by Qatari Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, anchored in Dubrovnik on Sunday.

Dutch woman reporting rape in Qatar sentenced for extramarital sex

A Qatari court has handed down a one-year suspended prison sentence to a Dutch tourist for having extramarital sex, even though the woman had reported being raped, the Foreign Ministry in The...

Dutch woman arrested in Qatar for adultery after reporting rape

A female Dutch tourist has been arrested in Qatar for having extramarital sex after she reported being raped in the Gulf state, her lawyer said on Sunday.

Qatar defence minister begins official visit to Croatia

After the official talks, representatives of the Alan military equipment agency held a presentation of Croatia's defence industry which interested the Qatari delegation.

Egypt court postpones ruling in Morsi document leak trial

An Egyptian court Saturday postponed until next month a ruling in a trial of toppled Islamist president Mohammed Morsi on charges of jeopardizing national security by allegedly leaking secret...

Qatar World Cup still abusing workers, rights organization says

Human rights organization Amnesty International has again hit out at Qatar by saying workers' rights are still being abused in the preparations for the 2022 World Cup and called for football...

Qatar views Russia as fundamental to maintaining global stability

Qatar's leader told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday that Moscow plays a fundamental role in maintaining global stability.

Qatar follows other Gulf countries in raising petrol prices

Qatar Friday became the latest Gulf country to raise domestic petrol prices as low oil and gas prices have put pressure on state finances in the region.

Al Jazeera America to end news operations in April

Al Jazeera America, the US cable news channel of the Qatar-based Al Jazeera television network, will terminate all news operations at the end of April after just over two and a half years on air,...

Croatia's taxi company to cooperate with Qatar partners

Taxi Navigator, an innovative solution developed by Taxi Cammeo, enables an easy-to-monitor and simple running of taxi operations.