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Israeli President Shimon Peres on Wednesday told United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon that Israel would not stand by while Qatar, which paid for the UN official's private flight to the Middle East, continued to finance Hamas militants, and took Ban to task for the two UN-run schools found to be housing Hamas rockets in Gaza.
Qatar recently cemented an enormous weapons deal with the United States. But this week, the tiny, resource-rich Gulf kingdom with outsized geopolitical ambitions - and a seemingly bottomless pocketbook - might be setting itself up for more problematic relations with the U.S. Last week, Qatar closed the largest sale of American weaponry so far this ... (more)
Speaking in Qatar, Hamas leader stipulates terms for agreeing to halt in fighting as ending Israeli "occupation" and for the Jewish state to "disarm"; claims no outside party can disarm terror group in Gaza Strip.
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian held a meeting with his Qatari counterpart Mohammed Bin Abdullah Bin Mutib Al Rumaihi in Tehran on Tuesday, discussing the recent developments in Gaza, Syria and Iraq.
NEW YORK: The State of Qatar has stressed its solidarity with the Palestinian people in their legitimate struggle and it spares no effort in order to achieve a just and comprehensive peace.
Texas A&M University at Qatar received five Postdoctoral Research Awards recognitions totaling more than $1.47 million from the Qatar National Research Fund .
Doha: During Ramadan, and in fulfilment of its corporate social responsibility programme, a delegation from Qatar Railways Company visited Dhreima and praised its humanitarian efforts to support orphans and satisfy their needs.
Cairo: The Egyptian court that jailed Australian journalist Peter Greste and two other Al-Jazeera journalists for alleged ties with Islamists says "the devil guided" the group to spread false news defaming the country.
DOHA, Qatar & SAN DIEGO-- --Sidra Medical and Research Center will house a first-of-its-kind facility, the High-Throughput Genomics Center, to undertake population studies and genetic sequencing for the MENA region.
File - Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani smiles as he is welcomed upon arriving at Khartoum Airport for an official visit April 2, 2014.
When I roll up to the Urban Buggy for an interview with owner Dennis Comer , he's taking out the trash.
Main purpose of the position The Executive Secretary will provide all secretarial, technical, administrative and logistical services including correspondence, appointments, personal travel arrangements, communications, and documentation in the office of the Director General.
Nakilat-Keppel Offshore & Marine , a joint venture shipyard established by Nakilat and Singapore's Keppel Offshore & Marine , has secured a contract worth 69 million Qatari Riyals to design and construct a floating jetty for Qatar Primary Materials Company .
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is headed to Egypt today in an effort to broker a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas.
The aunt of Palestinian boy Mohammed Ayad, who medics said was killed during heavy Israeli shelling, mourns as she looks at his body during his funeral in Gaza City July 21, 2014.
DOHA: Qatar Islamic Bank , Qatar's leading and safest Islamic Bank, has brought in a new level of security to protect customers' credit and debit cards from fraudulent transactions when travelling abroad.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 01:22 am
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