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  1. Construction giant accused of 'modern slavery' in QatarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Wichita Eagle

    Accusing it of practicing "modern slavery," a French campaign group has filed a legal complaint against construction giant Vinci for grave mistreatment of migrant workers in Qatar, the host country of the 2022 World Cup. Vinci responded that it "totally refutes" the charges and will file a counter-suit against the group, Sherpa, for libel.

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  2. Barrett, Kulick Retain Lead in World Bowling Tour RankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    After a busy four weeks with World Bowling Tour events held in three different countries, England's Dom Barrett and the United States' Kelly Kulick maintained their positions at the top of the WBT rankings. Both leaders took part in all three events - the H.H. Emir Cup in Doha, Qatar, the Kingdom of Bahrain Open in Manama, Bahrain, and the Brunswick Euro Challenge in Munich, Germany.

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  3. Construction giant accused of 'modern slavery' in QatarRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Daily Chronicle

    In this Jan. 3, 2011 file photo, a worker cleans the road outside Khalifa sport complex in Doha, Qatar. The 2022 World Cup host nation announced on Thursday, March 19, 2015 that the final World Cup game of the 2022 tournament will be on Dec. 18. PARIS – Accusing it of practicing "modern slavery," a French campaign group has filed a legal complaint against construction giant Vinci for grave mistreatment of migrant workers in Qatar, the host country of the 2022 World Cup.

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  4. Football: African friendly international fixturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Peninsula

    Johannesburg--Friendly international football fixtures involving African national teams: Wednesday At Curepipe, Mauritius Mauritius v Burundi At Sidoarjo, Indonesia Indonesia v Cameroon At Lobatse, Botswana Botswana v Lesotho At Beauvais, France Gabon v Mali At Lobamba, Swaziland Swaziland v South Africa Thursday At Doha Qatar v Algeria At Uyo, Nigeria Nigeria v Uganda At Cairo Egypt v Equatorial Guinea At Abidjan Ivory Coast v Angola Friday At Bakau, Gambia Gambia v Mauritania At Oita, Japan Japan v Tunisia Saturday At Curepipe, Mauritius Mauritius v Togo At Le Havre, France Ghana v Senegal At Agadir, Morocco Morocco v Uruguay At Sharjah, United Arab Emirates Iraq v Democratic Republic of Congo Sunday At Lusaka Zambia v Rwanda At Mwanza, Tanzania Tanzania v Malawi At Nelspruit, South Africa South Africa v Nigeria At Lobatse,Botswana Botswana v Mozambique At Abidjan Ivory Coast v ... (more)

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  5. Qatar source: Yemen rivals to hold talks in DohaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Ynetnews

    ... but no date has yet been set, a Qatari foreign minisstry source said on Monday. The source spoke to Reuters after Qatar-based al Jazeera television quoted UN Yemen envoy Jamal Benomar as saying the discussions would be held in Qatar and that any ...

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  6. Barry and Toure set for final paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | BBC News

    ... Qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia then starts in October. Top-ranked African team Algeria has games against Qatar and Oman in Doha, while Tunisia travels to China and Morocco will face Uruguay at home on Saturday. Morocco were thrown out ...

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  7. Now Available: Qatar Residential Construction: Market UpdateRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PR-inside.com

    This report is the result of Timetric's extensive market research covering the residential construction market in Qatar. It contains detailed data on market dynamics along with latest industry happenings, industry players and happening projects in Qatar.

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  8. Houthis say defending Yemen against militants, not targeting AdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | AlertNet

    ... on Tuesday. Mohammed al-Bukhaiti also told Reuters that the movement saw no reason to move peace talks out of Yemen to Qatar but had not definitively rejected the idea. A Qatari foreign ministry source said earlier Doha would host talks between ...

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  9. to host 2016 IPI World CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Al Jazeera

    Al Jazeera will host the International Press Institute's World Congress in 2016 in Doha, Qatar from April 30 to May 3, 2016. The IPI is a global network journalists, which works towards the furtherance and safeguarding of press freedom, and the protection of freedom of opinion and expression.

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  10. Qatar gallops towards hosting world-class horse raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | CNN

    It's already hosting the 2022 World Cup -- and now Qatar has its eye on staging a world-class horse race as it seeks to expand an ever-growing sports portfolio. The Gulf state boasts the Aspire Zone, complete with state-of-the-art stadia and specializing in sports medicine and education, while capital Doha has been chosen as the venue for the 2019 World Athletics Championships.

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  11. Yemen rivals to hold talks in Doha-Qatar sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... but no date has yet been set, a Qatari foreign minisstry source said on Monday. The source spoke to Reuters after Qatar-based al Jazeera television quoted U.N. Yemen envoy Jamal Benomar as saying the discussions would be held in Qatar and that any ...

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  12. Baby born on flight diverted to GanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | CBC News

    A flight headed to Doha, Qatar, was diverted to Gander Monday morning when a pregnant woman went into labour, later delivering her baby on the plane. A baby born on an international flight diverted to central Newfoundland is in hospital with its mother in what is sure to be an interesting case for immigration and citizenship officials.

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  13. CV organizations issue recommendations for minimally invasive valve treatments for children, adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | EurekAlert!

    ... chief medical officer and chairman of the Department of Pediatrics at Sidra Medical and Research Center in Doha, Qatar. "These procedures are complementing standard surgical approaches, allowing physicians to provide greater options for our ...

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  14. Yemen's Houthis advance towards Aden but deny it's their targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | AlertNet

    ... and not setting their sights on Aden. Bukhaiti also said the movement saw no reason to move peace talks from Yemen to Qatar, but it had not definitively rejected the idea. A Qatari foreign ministry source said earlier Doha would host talks between ...

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  15. African champion Ivory Coast still in celebration modeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia then starts in October. Top-ranked African team Algeria has games against Qatar and Oman in Doha, while Tunisia travels to China and Morocco will face Uruguay at home on Saturday. Morocco was thrown out of ...

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  16. Country Profile: Export opportunities in Qatar built on sandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Accountancy Age

    STRANGE as it may be, the World Cup in 2022 will comprise just a fraction of the spending under way in the oil- and gas-rich state of Qatar. As big as the world's largest sporting event is, it is dwarfed by the spending the tiny Gulf country is committed to over the next 15 years.

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  17. The British Festival 2015 has more to come in QatarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | AME Info

    This year's British Festival, organised by the British Embassy in collaboration with the British Council, is well under way with a number of events designed to celebrate the Britain and Qatar partnership. Many great events have already taken place over the last three weeks, and there is plenty to be excited about leading up to 5th April, including some of the Festival's biggest events.

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  18. What the battle between the Big 3 US Airlines and the Gulf carriers means to consumersRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Tripso.com

    ... has hurt consumers Specifically, in terms of the raging battle between Gulf carriers - Emirates, Etihad and Qatar - and the Big 3 - American, Delta and United, the fight is one over maintaining near monopoly control over transatlantic flights, ...

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  19. Doha to host UN dialogues on YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Al Bawaba

    UN envoy to Yemen Jamal Benomar has picked Qatari capitalDoha to be the venue of dialogue talks between the crisis-hit country's political forces, a source close to the Yemeni presidency said Tuesday. "The UN envoy is due to invite the Yemeni political parties on Tuesday to dialogue talks that would be hosted by Doha," the source, requesting anonymity, told The Anadolu Agency.

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  20. UN-brokered Yemen crisis talks to be held in DohaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Stars and Stripes

    ... from the GCC and the imposition of a no-fly zone by the UN. The GCC is an alliance of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, the UAE and Oman; and its Peninsula Shield Force boasts about 40,000 troops and has a permanent base in Saudi Arabia's ...

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