Qatar

'Path of excellence': Qatar celebrates National Day 2019

The day marks unification in 1878 under leadership of country's founder, Sheikh Jassim bin Mohammed Al Thani.

'Path of excellence': Qatar celebrates National Day 2019

Sport

FIFA Club World Cup: Brazil's Flamengo reach maiden final

Brazilian side defeats Saudi Arabia's Al Hilal 3-1 in a thrilling match held at at Doha's Khalifa International Stadium.

FIFA Club World Cup: Brazil's Flamengo reach maiden final

Football

FIFA Club World Cup 'a first step' towards Qatar 2022

Club tournament an opportunity for Doha to test local infrastructure and venue three years before 2022 World Cup.

'First step': How FIFA Club World Cup is a prelude to Qatar 2022

Football

In Pictures: Bahrain lifts first Gulf Cup trophy

Bahrain win maiden Arabian Gulf Cup after losing their previous four finals in the competition.

In Pictures: Bahrain lifts first Gulf Cup trophy

Football

Qatar v Saudi Arabia: Dramatic Gulf Cup semifinal in 10 pictures

Highly anticipated match saw the Green Falcons beat the Maroons 1-0, setting up a showdown between Saudi and Bahrain.

Qatar v Saudi Arabia: Dramatic Gulf Cup semifinal in 10 pictures

Football

Qatar marks 3-year countdown to World Cup 2022

A new photography project maps Gulf state's football culture through eyes of its citizens and residents.

Qatar marks 3-year countdown to World Cup 2022

Football

Qatar to charter cruise ships to accommodate World Cup fans

Two vessels offering 4,000 cabins will act as floating hotels during the month-long football tournament in 2022.

Qatar to charter cruise ships to accommodate World Cup fans

China

Sights on the World Cup: 'Is it a real Chinese football team?'

The move to grant citizenship to foreign players as a way to lift standards has divided China's football fans.

Qatar

UN calls for greater heat protection for workers in Qatar

UN study praises measures taken by 2022 World Cup organising committee but other employers could improve protections.

UN calls for greater heat protection for workers in Qatar

Football

World Cup 2022: Qatar to welcome fans from blockading countries

The Gulf nation also said it wants to make alcohol accessible for visiting fans as it prepares to host the tournament.

World Cup 2022: Qatar to welcome fans from blockading countries

Qatar

Renewed calls for Qatar to address treatment of migrant workers

Doha vows to 'comprehensively address' labour issues after report says hundreds of workers returned home 'penniless'.

Renewed calls for Qatar to address treatment of migrant workers

Qatar 2022

With four years to go, a look at 2022 stadium progress

A look at the progress of the tournament venues as Qatar prepares to host Middle East's first football World Cup.

Qatar 2022 World Cup stadiums: All you need to know

Qatar 2022

World Cup 2022: A room with a view at Qatar's Al Bayt Stadium

Luxury suites built right inside one of the eight stadiums to host football World Cup matches in Qatar.

World Cup 2022: A room with a view at Qatar's Al Bayt Stadium

World Cup

Qatar 2022 World Cup logo projected onto global landmarks

Official emblem of Qatar 2022 revealed in synchronised display in Doha and 24 other major cities across the world.

Qatar 2022 World Cup logo projected onto global landmarks

Qatar 2022

Qatar 2022: Football World Cup logo unveiled

Emblem simultaneously revealed in the host country as well as 24 other major cities across the world.

Qatar 2022: Football World Cup logo unveiled