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Emir tells Merkel Qatar does not fund ISIL
Sheikh Tamim denies claims on visit to German capital, saying Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant also threat to Qatar.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2014 20:07 GMT
Qatar announces changes to labour law
Plan to abolish sponsorship system and exit permits for expats unveiled, but no timeline set for implementation.
Last updated: 15 May 2014 20:00 GMT
UN urges Qatar to reform labour laws
Delegates of 84 states are meeting to evaluate the country's treatment of migrant workers ahead of the 2022 World Cup.
Last updated: 08 May 2014 15:12 GMT
Fighting rages after Doha meeting on Syria
Clashes hit Damascus and Aleppo as French President warns of extremist groups derailing rebels' movement.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2013 14:14 GMT
Can Qatar replace its renaissance man?
One of the most powerful men in Qatar, Sheikh Hamad has led an activist foreign policy and made big investments abroad.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2013 19:03 GMT
Israel PM says 'conflict not about territory'
Netanyahu questions core tenet of new Arab proposal suggesting land swaps to draw up final borders of Palestinian state.
Last updated: 01 May 2013 20:20 GMT
Americain is Melbourne Cup favourite
American-bred 2010 winner favoured to win the world's richest two-mile trophy in the 'race that stops the nation'.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2012 13:39 GMT
Qatari emir urges Palestinian unity
Sheikh Hamad is the first head of state to visit Gaza since Hamas took control of the territory in 2007.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2012 07:13 GMT
Qatari emir in historic Gaza visit
Sheikh Hamad is the first head of state to visit embattled Palestinian enclave since international blockade imposed.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2012 16:57 GMT
Obesity: A big problem for fast growing Qatar
With most of the nation overweight, health experts say changing the economy is easier than changing the people.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2012 15:22 GMT
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Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
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