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#Doha

# doha - This week 4th December 2022 - 9th December 2022

Ex-Cameroon striker Eto’o sorry for fan 'altercation' but slams Algeria 'provocation'
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# Doha

Ex-Cameroon striker Eto’o sorry for fan 'altercation' but slams Algeria 'provocation'

Tue 8:16 PM 12,577 Views 4 Comments

A video widely shown on social media showed the four-time African player of the year breaking free from people seeking to restrain him.

# doha - This year 2022

Qatar detains dozens of workers who protested over late pay as World Cup approaches
# Doha
# Doha

Qatar detains dozens of workers who protested over late pay as World Cup approaches

Aug 22nd 2022, 12:40 PM 36,369 Views 44 Comments

The country has faced intense international scrutiny over its labour practices ahead of the tournament.

# doha - Last year 2021

Women subjected to invasive airport searches to sue Qatar authorities
# Doha
# Doha

Women subjected to invasive airport searches to sue Qatar authorities

Nov 15th 2021, 7:21 AM 26,487 Views 0 Comments

Women on 10 flights in Doha were subjected to the examinations after airport workers found an abandoned baby.

Dozens more Irish citizens evacuated from Afghanistan
# Doha
# Doha

Dozens more Irish citizens evacuated from Afghanistan

Updated Oct 7th 2021, 9:01 AM 15,885 Views 15 Comments

The 15 citizens and 10 dependents travelled from Kabul to Doha on a specially organised flight with the support of Qatar.

US tennis player gets news of positive Covid-19 test midway through Australian Open qualifying match
# Disqualified
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# Disqualified

US tennis player gets news of positive Covid-19 test midway through Australian Open qualifying match

Jan 12th 2021, 11:02 AM 4,306 Views 1 Comment

World number 114 Denis Kudla went on to claim victory but was then pulled out of the tournament and placed in quarantine.

# doha - All time

'Truly momentous' peace talks open between the Taliban and the Afghan government
# Doha
# Doha

'Truly momentous' peace talks open between the Taliban and the Afghan government

Updated Sep 12th 2020, 1:22 PM 20,211 Views 31 Comments

“We want a humanitarian ceasefire,” the former chief executive for Afghanistan Abdullah Abdullah said.

Mageean: 'If that was my coach, I would be absolutely distraught that they had cast a shadow over me'
# Salazar Story
From The42
# Salazar Story

Mageean: 'If that was my coach, I would be absolutely distraught that they had cast a shadow over me'

Oct 10th 2019, 1:28 PM 8,328 Views 1 Comment

A fascinating interview with Ireland’s recent world finalist on Off The Ball AM this morning.

Desisa delivers Ethiopian gold as Scullion battles to 43rd in Doha marathon
# Doha
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# Doha

Desisa delivers Ethiopian gold as Scullion battles to 43rd in Doha marathon

Oct 6th 2019, 9:09 AM 4,348 Views 1 Comment

The Irishman produced a brave performance at the World Athletics Championships.

Ciara Mageean sets new personal best at World Championships as Hassan clinches double gold
# Athletics
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# Athletics

Ciara Mageean sets new personal best at World Championships as Hassan clinches double gold

Oct 5th 2019, 7:07 PM 10,393 Views 12 Comments

The 27-year-old Portaferry native finished in 10th place at the Khalifa International Stadium in Doha.

Dalilah Muhammad storms to world record as Barshim seals gold for Qatar
# Doha
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# Doha

Dalilah Muhammad storms to world record as Barshim seals gold for Qatar

Oct 4th 2019, 10:49 PM 6,515 Views 0 Comments

It was a night of high drama in front of a rare packed house at the Khalifa Stadium.

'I’m absolutely ecstatic. I’m in a world final — I don’t know how I’m going to sleep tonight'
# Over The Moon
From The42
# Over The Moon

'I’m absolutely ecstatic. I’m in a world final — I don’t know how I’m going to sleep tonight'

Oct 4th 2019, 7:15 AM 6,155 Views 7 Comments

Ciara Mageean booked her place in the 1,500m final at the World Athletics Championships on Thursday night.

Ciara Mageean powers through to 1,500m final at World Championships in Doha
# IAFF World Championships
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# IAFF World Championships

Ciara Mageean powers through to 1,500m final at World Championships in Doha

Oct 3rd 2019, 9:18 PM 7,432 Views 10 Comments

The 27-year-old Portaferry native finished with a time of 4:15.49 on Thursday night.

Empty seats present major headache to Qatar and Coe, organisers respond to criticism
# World Championships
From The42
# World Championships

Empty seats present major headache to Qatar and Coe, organisers respond to criticism

Sep 30th 2019, 6:34 PM 11,242 Views 5 Comments

Attendances at the World Athletics Championships in Doha have been pretty embarrassing.

Phil Healy falls short in 200m heat at World Championships, but optimism shines through after
# Onwards
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# Onwards

Phil Healy falls short in 200m heat at World Championships, but optimism shines through after

Sep 30th 2019, 4:08 PM 7,660 Views 0 Comments

‘The whole season hasn’t been the ideal set-up but I’m grateful to be out here and competing against the world’s best.’

Liverpool to play at new 2022 World Cup venue as European champions
# Doha
From The42
# Doha

Liverpool to play at new 2022 World Cup venue as European champions

Sep 30th 2019, 12:45 PM 8,680 Views 7 Comments

The Reds will compete at the Fifa World Club Cup in Qatar this December.

Disappointment for Mark English and Thomas Barr at World Championships
# Setback
From The42
# Setback

Disappointment for Mark English and Thomas Barr at World Championships

Sep 28th 2019, 4:24 PM 5,211 Views 3 Comments

Kenya’s Ferguson Cheruiyot Rotich won the race with a time of 1:45.98, while the Donegal native came seventh.

Ireland's Thomas Barr advances in World Championships
# Going Well
From The42
# Going Well

Ireland's Thomas Barr advances in World Championships

Sep 27th 2019, 8:40 PM 4,732 Views 7 Comments

Elsewhere, there was disappointment for Michelle Finn.

BeIN Sports claim 'irrefutable evidence' of Saudi Arabia-based piracy
# Broadcast Rights
From The42
# Broadcast Rights

BeIN Sports claim 'irrefutable evidence' of Saudi Arabia-based piracy

Aug 16th 2018, 1:09 PM 10,467 Views 6 Comments

“The illegal channel beoutQ is backed by Saudi nationals and openly promoted by leading Saudi figures.”

Irish gymnast secures fourth-place finish at World Cup in Qatar
# Take A Bow
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# Take A Bow

Irish gymnast secures fourth-place finish at World Cup in Qatar

Mar 23rd 2018, 5:00 PM 3,152 Views 1 Comment

It was a day to remember for Rhys McClenaghan in Doha.

'It's getting more complex': Interpol chief warns World Cup and Olympics face 'spectrum of threats'
# Security
From The42
# Security

'It's getting more complex': Interpol chief warns World Cup and Olympics face 'spectrum of threats'

Nov 8th 2017, 7:15 AM 3,632 Views 2 Comments

Jurgen Stock was speaking at a security conference in Doha.

As Middle East is hit with massive political instability, Qatar's 2022 World Cup is in jeopardy
# Crisis
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# Crisis

As Middle East is hit with massive political instability, Qatar's 2022 World Cup is in jeopardy

Jun 5th 2017, 4:23 PM 11,662 Views 13 Comments

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Egypt and Yemen were among those to cut diplomatic ties with the country.

'We just want closure': Family of Irish baby burned in Qatar house fire
# Elizabeth Soffe
# Elizabeth Soffe

'We just want closure': Family of Irish baby burned in Qatar house fire

May 20th 2017, 9:30 PM 47,238 Views 9 Comments

Elizabeth Soffe was badly burned in the fire.

Hamas has significantly 'softened' its stance on Israel
# Qatar
# Qatar

Hamas has significantly 'softened' its stance on Israel

May 1st 2017, 9:49 PM 13,110 Views 78 Comments

The Palestinian organisation launched a new policy document today in which it steps back from calling for Israel’s ‘destruction’.

Qatar will execute a man who killed a British teacher and burned her body in the desert
# Lauren Patterson
# Lauren Patterson

Qatar will execute a man who killed a British teacher and burned her body in the desert

Apr 30th 2017, 3:25 PM 40,576 Views 23 Comments

The death penalty is rarely used in Qatar.

Dublin is getting a new air route - and a new way to fly to Australia
# Doha Little Dance
# Doha Little Dance

Dublin is getting a new air route - and a new way to fly to Australia

Apr 19th 2017, 8:26 AM 63,393 Views 73 Comments

It will also be Qatar Airways’ first Irish route.

Qatar Airways will fly direct from Dublin to the Middle East starting next summer
# Tourism
# Tourism

Qatar Airways will fly direct from Dublin to the Middle East starting next summer

Dec 6th 2016, 5:24 PM 14,327 Views 28 Comments

The daily service to Doha will open up the Gulf carrier’s international network to Irish passengers.

Qatar Airways to launch Dublin to Doha route
# Up Up And Away
# Up Up And Away

Qatar Airways to launch Dublin to Doha route

Nov 28th 2016, 9:40 PM 17,881 Views 31 Comments

The flights will begin in 2017 or 2018.

VIDEO: Caster Semenya hammers out Rio warning in Doha
# Formidable
From The42
# Formidable

VIDEO: Caster Semenya hammers out Rio warning in Doha

May 6th 2016, 11:01 PM 6,500 Views 5 Comments

In doubly bad news for her rivals in an Olympics year, the South African admitted afterwards she had held back.

Tiger spotted roaming through traffic in the Middle East
# On The Loose
# On The Loose

Tiger spotted roaming through traffic in the Middle East

Mar 8th 2016, 7:37 PM 24,103 Views 31 Comments

The animal was caught on camera by a motorist in the Qatari capital of Doha earlier today.

Disappointment for Joe Ward as he's forced to settle for World Championship silver
# Silver Lining
From The42
# Silver Lining

Disappointment for Joe Ward as he's forced to settle for World Championship silver

Oct 15th 2015, 6:44 PM 6,447 Views 5 Comments

The 21-year-old was beaten in this evening’s final.

'You can't explain it!' - Michael O'Reilly must accept 'really unbelievable decision'
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'You can't explain it!' - Michael O'Reilly must accept 'really unbelievable decision'

Oct 15th 2015, 3:12 PM 9,989 Views 7 Comments

The Irish boxer suffered a controversial loss to African champion Hosam Abdin yesterday.

'Disgraceful!' - People were NOT happy with how Ireland's Michael O'Reilly was judged today
# Anger
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# Anger

'Disgraceful!' - People were NOT happy with how Ireland's Michael O'Reilly was judged today

Oct 14th 2015, 5:50 PM 13,783 Views 7 Comments

The fighter lost his box-off at the World Championships in Doha today and must now wait for an Olympic place.

In a busy week of sport, don't forget Michael Conlan is on the brink of history
# Belfast Boy
From The42
# Belfast Boy

In a busy week of sport, don't forget Michael Conlan is on the brink of history

Oct 14th 2015, 11:17 AM 5,739 Views 2 Comments

Conlan could become the first Irishman ever to claim gold at a senior World Championship tonight.

Joe Ward qualifies for Rio Olympics after advancing to World Championship final
# Flying The Flag
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# Flying The Flag

Joe Ward qualifies for Rio Olympics after advancing to World Championship final

Oct 12th 2015, 9:35 PM 7,451 Views 6 Comments

He becomes the second Irishman to go through to the finals.

Irish boxer Michael Conlan is one win away from World Championship gold
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# Doha

Irish boxer Michael Conlan is one win away from World Championship gold

Oct 11th 2015, 9:30 PM 5,958 Views 4 Comments

Conlan claimed a comprehensive win over Dzmitry Asanau.

Irish boxers secure a record medals haul at the World Championships
# Making History
From The42
# Making History

Irish boxers secure a record medals haul at the World Championships

Oct 10th 2015, 8:00 PM 22,461 Views 6 Comments

Michael Conlan, Michael O’Reilly and Joe Ward are all guaranteed medals in Doha.

Irish boxer Joe Ward moves a step closer to becoming a world champion
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# Doha

Irish boxer Joe Ward moves a step closer to becoming a world champion

Oct 9th 2015, 6:55 PM 5,998 Views 5 Comments

There was disappointment for Seán McComb, however.

Michael O'Reilly completes great day for Ireland at World Championships
# Success
From The42
# Success

Michael O'Reilly completes great day for Ireland at World Championships

Oct 9th 2015, 12:04 AM 3,213 Views 1 Comment

Irish team captain Michael Conlan and teenager Brendan Irvine also recorded wins.

Good and bad news for Ireland's boxers at the World Championships
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

Good and bad news for Ireland's boxers at the World Championships

Oct 7th 2015, 8:27 PM 3,838 Views 0 Comments

The Belfast boxer claimed a 2-1 points win today.

Mixed fortunes for Ireland's boxers as the World Championships begin in Qatar
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From The42
# Doha

Mixed fortunes for Ireland's boxers as the World Championships begin in Qatar

Oct 6th 2015, 10:51 PM 4,128 Views 0 Comments

Irvine and O’Reilly march on in pursuit of medals.

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