Trump on Saturday announced that he was calling off the peace negotiations with the Taliban.
09 Sep 2019 8:24 AM
The agreement between the Taliban and the US is centred around the latter's promise to withdraw its troops from the war-torn country.
01 Sep 2019 9:39 AM
The US, which invaded Afghanistan, wants to withdraw thousands of troops and turn the page on its longest-ever war.
04 Aug 2019 3:45 PM
Qatar, a key US ally in the region, is home to Washington's largest Middle East military base.
15 Jul 2019 12:44 PM
Stakes are high for the talks which follow a week of US-Taliban negotiations with both sides eyeing a resolution to 18-year old conflict.
08 Jul 2019 1:26 PM
Three agreements signed for cooperation in the fields of trade, investment, tourism and financial intelligence.
23 Jun 2019 11:31 AM
Six million Jews were systematically killed by the Nazis during World War II.
20 May 2019 4:08 PM
Al-Wakrah, 15 kilometres south of the capital Doha, will be used in the World Cup for fixtures up to and including quarter-finals.
17 May 2019 12:19 PM
American B-52 bombers sent to the Middle East over what Washington describes as threats from Iran have arrived at US base in Qatar.
10 May 2019 3:54 PM
A Qatari sociologist recently made news when he posted a video on YouTube teching boys and men how to beat their wives.
19 Apr 2019 9:54 AM
The decision to withdraw after Qatar reviewed ways to enhance its role internationally and plan its long-term strategy, he said.
03 Dec 2018 12:11 PM
All but five per cent of company's workforce, reportedly those in most senior positions, can leave without prior permission from employers.
28 Oct 2018 6:32 PM
4 Arab states severed ties with Qatar for supporting Islamist extremism and fostering close ties with Iran.
15 Nov 2017 4:45 PM
Four women will sit on the 45-strong council, which is responsible for discussing draft laws approved by the cabinet.
10 Nov 2017 3:38 PM
'Those people crossing the border right now are under the responsibility of the Saudi authorities for their security,' official said.
19 Aug 2017 11:33 AM
Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani said regional relations had been transformed by the dispute.
16 Aug 2017 12:52 PM
Saudi Arabia and allies have since June 5 imposed a boycott on Qatar, accusing the emirate of fostering Islamist extremist groups.
09 Aug 2017 4:40 PM
While stopping short of offering Qatari nationality the new measures constitute a first for the Gulf.
03 Aug 2017 9:20 AM
The countries have also recalled their ambassadors from Doha, ordered all Qataris to return home and banned Qatar from using their airspace.
01 Aug 2017 8:20 AM
Govt spokesperson Al-Thani said outsourcing their foreign policy would mean that no decisions would be made in Qatar.
28 Jul 2017 5:04 PM