FIFA 2022 World Cup

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FIFA Tickets Sales Reach 2.45 Million For Qatar 2022 World Cup

The International Football Association (FIFA) has sold 2.45 million tickets for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar with less than 100 days until the start. Fans from Qatar, the United States, the United Kingdom, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, the United Arab Emirates, France, Argentina, Brazil, and Germany purchased the most tickets. From November 20 to December 18, the Middle East and Arab nations will host the maiden FIFA World Cup. 

Fri, 19 Aug 2022 - 09:52 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: FIFA, Qatar, Tickets, 2022 world Cup, Football

Courtesy: ANI

FIFA World Cup 2022

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Qatar To Play Ecuador In FIFA World Cup 2022 Opening Match On November 20

FIFA World Cup 2022 will begin on November 20, with Qatar playing Ecuador in the first match at Al Bayt Stadium. On August 11, FIFA Council Bureau unanimously decided to begin FIFA World Cup in Qatar on November 20. It was originally slated to begin on November 21. The scheduling modification was made to allow the host nation to play the first game of the… read-more

Fri, 12 Aug 2022 - 11:00 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Football, Qatar, Ecuador, 2022 FIFA World Cup, opener match

Courtesy: ANI

Qatar Dogs Shot

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Armed Men Storm Local Factory, Gun Down 29 Dogs: Qatar

At a local factory in Qatar, about 29 dogs were shot dead by a group of armed men, who also injured several others. The incident has created an outrage among netizens on social media. Though Qatar authorities have not commented on the incident yet, Sheikha Al Mayasa Bint Hamad Al Thani, the sister of Qatar's ruler Emir Tamim has condemned the incident, and called it "unacceptable". 

Wed, 20 Jul 2022 - 04:18 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Dogs Shot Dead, Qatar, Emir Tamim, Sheikha Al Mayasa, Doha

Courtesy: ANI

Mohammad Yaqoob Mujahid

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Taliban & Qatar To Sign Security Pact; Taliban's Defence Minister Returns From Qatar Visit

Upon Taliban's acting defence minister Mohammad Yaqoob Mujahid's return from his Qatar visit, he said that Qatar is interested in signing a security pact with Afghanistan. He said that the agreement will be assessed by the officials. After which, a decision will be taken regarding signing of the said agreement. He further stated that he has requested Qatar's assistance in providing salaries, uniforms and equipments to Taliban forces.

Tue, 12 Jul 2022 - 05:58 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Taliban, Afghanistan, Qatar, Security Pact, Kabul

Courtesy: ANI

Pilot landing plane in storm

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Brave Pilot Lands Boeing 777 During Storm Eunice; Video Goes Viral

Footage from the cockpit of a plane, a pilot attempting to land a Boeing 777 during Storm Eunice has gone viral. On February 19, Captain Khalifa Al-Thani, who was flying from Qatar landed the plane at Heathrow Airport in London. Reportedly, the video was shared by Big Jet TVs, where Captain Al-Thani was witnessed being calm until the plane landed safely. However, everyone praised the pilot.

Sun, 20 Feb 2022 - 09:00 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: pilot, Khalifa Al-Thani, london, Doha, Qatar

Courtesy: India Times

Possibility of pause to Afghan medical supply

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Afghanistan Medical Crisis: 90% Health Facilities Are About To Shut

About 90% of 2300 health facilities in Afghanistan are about to shut due to the undemocratic laws of the Taliban. "We are hoping to have up to two-three plane-loads of supplies airlifted from the government of Qatar probably into Kabul in the next week or so," Rick Brennan, WHO regional director said. Several western donors that sponsor the health infrastructure in Afghan, are being prevented from making any deal.

Tue, 07 Sep 2021 - 07:57 PM / by Shiksha Dev

Tags: Afghanistan, WHO, Health facilities, Taliban, Qatar

Courtesy: Reuters

World leader in Qatar's Doha.

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World Leaders Decides Not To Recognize Taliban As Govt

Following the meeting of world leaders on August 10 and 12 in Qatar's Doha decided not to recognize the Taliban government if it came into power using weapons and military power. During the meeting, the US, China, Uzbekistan, UK, Pakistan, UN, India, Germany, and others warned the Taliban asking to resolve the issue through political settlements. They also expressed ''grave concern'' over civilian casualties and violations of human rights.… read-more

Sat, 14 Aug 2021 - 11:59 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Taliban, Afghan government, Qatar, Terrorists


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Qatar To Build Luxurious Eco-Friendly Floating Hotel By 2025

Qatar will soon have an eco-luxury floating hotel to be built in the middle of the ocean. Developed by Turkish company 'Hayri Atak Architectural Design Studio', the 152-room hotel will generate electricity from rotation. In addition, the hotel consists of rooftop bars, spa and an infinity pool to make a trip memorable. Slated to get completed by 2025, the hotel boasts of high mobility allowing guests entry by boats or by helicopters.

Mon, 22 Mar 2021 - 09:42 AM / by Ronit John

Tags: Floating hotel, Qatar, HOTEL, Oceans, environment

Courtesy: Times Now

FIFA Pushes Qatar To Display Rainbow Flag at 2022 World Cup

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Qatar Plans To Permit Pro-LGBTQ Displays At 2022 FIFA World Cup

To support the LGBTQ fraternity and spectators, 2022 FIFA World Cup organizers in Qatar has permitted to display the rainbow flags during the tournament. The decision came amid the middle-east country stern on the conservative religious codes prohibiting same-sex marriages. “We understand the difference in people’s cultures, and we have a country that’s conservative, however we are a welcoming country,” says the FIFA Chief executive Nasser Al… read-more

Wed, 09 Dec 2020 - 11:00 AM / by Archita chakraborty

Tags: 2022 FIFA World Cup, Qatar, LGBTQ, Middle East, Football

Courtesy: The Hindu

PM Narendra Modi

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PM Modi Discusses With Qatar Emir Sheikh To Promote Bilateral Ties

To promote mutual co-operation in investments and energy security sectors, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has spoken with Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani on December 8. PMO stated that PM Modi had conveyed his greetings to the Qatar Emir regarding the upcoming National Day of Qatar. Moreover, both the leaders discussed setting up a task force to ease the process of receiving Qatari investments for India.

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 07:38 PM / by Richa Nigam

Tags: UAE, India, PM Narendra Modi, Qatar

Courtesy: The Indian Express