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Qatar starts pleadings before ICJ in UAE racial discrimination case

Qatar starts pleadings before ICJ in UAE racial discrimination case

Qatar will start onMonday its one-week pleadings before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the case against the United Arab Emirates related to the UAE's violation of the International Convention ...

Israel, UAE to normalise relations; West Bank annexation on hold

Israel, UAE to normalise relations; West Bank annexation on hold

Israel and the United Arab Emirates announced on Thursday that they will normalise diplomatic ties and forge a broad new relationship.

UAE appeal against two Qatari footballers' eligibility dismissed

UAE appeal against two Qatari footballers' eligibility dismissed

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has dismissed the United Arab Emirates Football Association's appeal against the eligibility of two Qatari players, who were part of the team that played the semi-final match ...

Qatar Airways seeks $5bn in compensation

Qatar Airways seeks $5bn in compensation

Qatar Airways Group has launched four international investment arbitrations against the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and Egypt, who have imposed an illegal air, sea and land blockade against Qatar since 2017.

India embarks on 'massive' coronavirus repatriation

India embarks on 'massive' coronavirus repatriation

India has embarked on a ‘massive’ operation calling up passenger jets and naval ships to bring back some of the hundreds of thousands of nationals stuck abroad due to coronavirus restrictions, the government said.

2,105 rights violations recorded against UAE since blockade

2,105 rights violations recorded against UAE since blockade

HE the Chairman of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri has criticised the UAE's continued violations of the rights of Qatar's citizens and residents.

Qatar eye semis spot with victory over UAE

Qatar eye semis spot with victory over UAE

It’s a blockbuster day at the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup, with four matches scheduled on Monday to decide the three semi-finalists. Iraq has already sealed a spot in the semis ...

Iraq stay top of the group with win over UAE

Iraq stay top of the group with win over UAE

Iraq once again proved they are strong contenders for the title at the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup, with a second straight win Friday.

Saudi, UAE teams arrive for Gulf Cup

Saudi, UAE teams arrive for Gulf Cup

The Saudi and the UAE football teams arrived in Doha Monday to take part in the 24th edition of the Arabian Gulf Cup, which will be held from November 26 to December 8.

Saudi, UAE and Bahrain to take part in Gulf Cup

Saudi, UAE and Bahrain to take part in Gulf Cup

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain will participate in the Gulf Cup football tournament in Qatar, organisers said Wednesday, a major positive development in the two-year-long Gulf crisis.

UN committee rejects Saudi, UAE objections; upholds Qatar's stance

UN committee rejects Saudi, UAE objections; upholds Qatar's stance

The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) on Thursday issued two decisions dismissing objections submitted by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates ...

NHRC welcomes UN panel decision

NHRC welcomes UN panel decision

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) welcomed on Thursday the decision made by the Committee of the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) regarding its jurisdiction ...