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Amid Gulf crisis, Qatar says ready to withstand shock with USD 340 bn in reserves

'This is the credibility of our system, we have enough cash to preserve any..kind of shock,' Sheikh Abdullah Bin Saoud al-Thani said.

10 Jul 2017 9:31 AM

After Gulf airlines, US lifts laptop ban from Qatar Airways

The laptop ban, along with Trump admin’s travel ban on 6 Muslim nations, has hurt Middle Eastern airlines.

06 Jul 2017 1:00 PM

Emirates and Turkish Airlines win exemption from US laptop ban

Qatar Airways, the last of the three major Gulf long-haul carriers on the list, declined to answer questions Wednesday about the ban.

05 Jul 2017 4:54 PM

Saudi and allies say they have Qatar's response to their demands

The four countries early last month cut diplomatic ties to Qatar in large part over their allegations that it supports extremist groups.

05 Jul 2017 10:49 AM

Nearly 100 Indian sailors stranded in UAE waters: report

UAE media, citing Indian Consul General of Dubai said that the number of distress calls from Indian sailors had hit its peak this summer.

02 Jul 2017 3:26 PM


Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed takes to verse to urge Qatar turnabout

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and its allies Egypt and Bahrain severed all ties with Qatar on June 5.

29 Jun 2017 2:31 PM

Saudi and allies could ask Qatar to choose between trading partners

'There are certain economic sanctions that we can take which are being considered right now', Omar Ghobash said in an interview in London.

28 Jun 2017 2:45 PM

Jasprit Bumrah rises to second spot in ICC T20I rankings

Jasprit Bumrah's role was instrumental in India reaching the finals of the tournament which they lost to Pakistan.

27 Jun 2017 5:05 PM

Arab nations don’t seek to force out Qatar’s leadership: UAE official

The four countries presented a 13-point list of demands to Qatar through mediator Kuwait on Thursday and gave it 10 days to comply.

24 Jun 2017 7:03 PM

Qataris quit Gulf states today as ‘isolation’ move comes into effect

Officials clarified there would be exceptions for mixed-nationality families in the Gulf.

19 Jun 2017 4:35 PM


Amid Gulf crisis, Qatar's Al-Jazeera Twitter account suspended

Saudi Arabia has led other Arab nations in cutting diplomatic ties to Qatar on June 5 over allegations the nation supports extremists.

17 Jun 2017 2:54 PM

Indian to return home after 24 years in Saudi Arabia

Gana Prakasam Rajamariyan came to Saudi Arabia in August 1994 to work as a farm-hand in a remote village in Hail province.

14 Jun 2017 6:57 PM

Virat Kohli leapfrogs to top of ICC ODI rankings for batsmen

Kohli left behind AB de Villiers of South Africa and Australia's David Warner to attain no 1 ranking .

13 Jun 2017 5:24 PM

Indian woman stabbed to death in Kuwait; husband missing

The officers found the body in a pool of blood with stab wounds and furniture scattered all over the place.

13 Jun 2017 5:22 PM

UAE exempts Qataris married to Emiratis from expulsion order

In the worst Gulf Arab crisis for years, the UAE, along with Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, cut diplomatic and travel and trade ties with Qatar.

12 Jun 2017 5:26 PM


Your turn will come: Islamic State threatens attack on Saudi Arabia

In a video that seems to have been recorded before the attack on Tehran, five masked fighters were also shown threatening Shi'ites in Iran.

10 Jun 2017 1:52 PM

Measures taken by UAE aimed at pressuring Doha

'This is not about regime change this is about change of policy, change of approach', said UAE minister for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash.

07 Jun 2017 5:08 PM

Saudi-Qatar dispute: Emirates’ flights connecting Doha suspended

Emirates said, the last flight from Dubai-Doha will leave at 2:30 am on June 6 while the last flight in the other direction is at 3:50 am.

05 Jun 2017 6:15 PM

Luxury hotel in UAE hires 8 cats to help staff keep stress at bay

The hotel authorities said, felines were recruited as part of their ‘office cat’ policy to let employees unwind, increase productivity.

05 Jun 2017 5:27 PM

Qatar condemns Gulf nations' ‘unjustified’ decision to cut ties

The Qatari foreign ministry said that the measures were based on false and baseless claims.

05 Jun 2017 1:57 PM