Middle East

Qatar calls for independent probe into chemical attack

Qatari foreign minister, in Russia for talks on Syria war, says 'horrific scenes' after gas attack cannot be replicated.


Rethinking the Arab capital through art

Cliche East vs West paradigms need to yield to the notion of art beyond borders.

by Hamid Dabashi

Middle East

Autism Awareness Day: Student success stories in Doha

Millions around the world have some form of autism, but understanding of the condition behind autism remains limited. Qatar is helping to change that by investing in training and research centres so that kids can integrate into normal schools and society


Al Jazeera Investigations Reporters

An introduction to the members of our team.


Qatar announces $6.28bn investment in Britain

Prime Minister Theresa May hails joint economic and trade committee with Gulf state as Britain prepares for Brexit.

Middle East

Qatar Museums hosts Picasso-Giacometti exhibition

For the first time in the Middle East, the works of two of the most important artists of the 20th century are being showcased together. An exhibition dedicated to Pablo Picasso and Alberto Giacometti has opened in Qatar.

Middle East

Artist JR's work showcased in Qatar

The French artist JR is known for pasting oversized photos of people on buildings. He does it in a very simple way to force people to reevaluate their views. Al Jazeera went to see his new retrospective in Doha.


Wave of cold air brings snow to the Gulf

The latest wave of cold has brought snow to Oman and UAE and near record lows to Qatar.


AC Milan beat Juventus to win Italian Super Cup

Seventeen-year-old goalkeeper the hero for Milan who lift their first trophy since 2011 after a 4-3 win on penalties.

Middle East

'Cooling' hats for Qatar World Cup 2022 builders

Solar-powered fan to blow air down labourer's face to provide cooler micro-climate for workers, Qatari official says.


Qatar cancels national day gala after Aleppo onslaught

Parade, fireworks and all celebrations scheduled for December 18 cancelled in solidarity with beleaguered citizens.

Talk to Al Jazeera

Qatari FM: The fall of Aleppo won't end the Syrian war

Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani discusses the Syrian war and the battle for Aleppo.

Al Jazeera

Al Jazeera wins top prizes at Asian TV Awards

Al Jazeera is the first to win both Network of the Year and Cable and Satellite Channel of the Year awards in one year.


Qatari news website raises 'censorship' concerns

Doha News says it has been blocked by the Gulf country's two internet service providers - with no reason why.

Oil Price

OPEC seeks to nail down oil output cut in Vienna

OPEC members are meeting in Vienna in an attempt to stabilise the global market by cutting oil output.