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ICC hands UAE-based coach 10-year ban for corruption

ICC hands UAE-based coach 10-year ban for corruption

The International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Wednesday it had banned United Arab Emirates-based coach Irfan Ansari from all cricket for 10 years after he was found guilty of corruption.

European Parliament hears testimonies of blockade victims' suffering

European Parliament hears testimonies of blockade victims' suffering

The European Parliament on Tuesday heard, for the first time, "horrific testimonies" by two of the victims of the unjust blockade imposed on Qatar and three others who have also been victims of violations of human rights by Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain.

More Saudi, Emirati Internet users worry about online surveillance: NU-Q survey

More Saudi, Emirati Internet users worry about online surveillance: NU-Q survey

More Saudi and Emirati internet users worry about online surveillance, either by companies (62%, 61%) or government (58%, 47%), compared to other Middle East Countries, according to a media use survey by Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q).

UAE used 'Karma' to spy on iPhones

UAE used 'Karma' to spy on iPhones

A team of former US government intelligence operatives working for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) hacked into the iPhones of activists, diplomats ...

Qatar erupts in joy after humbling arrogant UAE

Qatar erupts in joy after humbling arrogant UAE

Doha erupted in celebration on Tuesday as jubilant Qataris and expatriates flooded the streets after their team's victory over bitter sporting and political rivals the United Arab Emirates.

Qatar’s Sports Press Committee slams UAE 'lies'

Qatar’s Sports Press Committee slams UAE 'lies'

The UAE’s hostile attitude towards five Qatar-based journalists assigned to cover the Asian Cup was a “violation” of their human and professional rights, Qatar’s Sports Press Committee has said ...

Top Qatari football official barred from entering the UAE

Top Qatari football official barred from entering the UAE

In a shocking and illogical decision that not only calls into question its politics but also its ethics and sporting spirit, the UAE last night barred top Qatari football official Saoud al-Mohannadi from entering the Emirates for the AFC Asian Cup football tournament starting Saturday.

Al Jazeera unveils Saudi-UAE plan to invade Qatar using mercenaries

Al Jazeera unveils Saudi-UAE plan to invade Qatar using mercenaries

The leader of a French mercenary group has revealed a military plan to invade Qatar. The plan was put in place by the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain in 1996 after the failure of the coup attempt in Doha that year.

UAE hired American mercenaries to kill targets in Yemen: report

UAE hired American mercenaries to kill targets in Yemen: report

American mercenaries were hired by the UAE to assassinate political leaders and clerics in Yemen in 2015, according to a new report.

UAE destabilises states in the region, Qatar tells UN

UAE destabilises states in the region, Qatar tells UN

Qatar has responded strongly to the attack of the UAE and Bahrain at the UN, telling the General Assembly that the UAE has been destabilising countries in the region, and Bahrain interfering in the internal affairs of other countries.

Concern over 'UAE use of Israeli firms to spy on Qatar'

Concern over 'UAE use of Israeli firms to spy on Qatar'

An official source at Qatar's Ministry of the Foreign Affairs has stressed that the ministry is following with great concern media reports that talked about the use of Israeli companies and their technologies

'Gulf crisis could end as unexpectedly as it started'

'Gulf crisis could end as unexpectedly as it started'

Dr Mehran Kamrava says the blockade started on a personal level mainly by the rulers of the UAE and Saudi Arabia and Qatar handled it very well.