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Qatar To Plant 16,000 Trees To Spruce Up World Cup Venues

Desert country Qatar will plant at least 16,000 trees in a bid to "beautify" its eight planned 2022 World Cup stadiums, tournament organisers said on Thursday. The trees, a mixture of local specime...

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As Dubai WTA turns out to be a farce, Garbine Muguruza loses sleep but notches win

Muguruza, runner-up in Qatar last weekend, had to wait till late in the morning to play her opening round game.

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Saudi foreign minister rejects Qatari proposal of EU-style security pact

Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani said on Friday that Middle Eastern states should put their differences behind them and forge a security pact modelled on the European Union in order to ...

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Dubai Tennis Championships: Petra Kvitova joins Simona Halep on injury list after withdrawing fro...

Dubai: Petra Kvitova succumbed to injury on Monday as the Czech star was forced to withdraw from the Dubai Championships, a day after lifting her second title of the year. The double Wimbledon winn...

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Petra Kvitova wins Qatar Open title to clinch top-10 return

Kvitova overcame an awful start, which saw her lose the first five games, to eventually triumph 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 over Garbine Muguruza.

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Pakistan charges Rs 2.86 lakh for route navigation charges on PM Modi flights

Pakistan has billed India Rs 2.86 lakh as route navigation charges for Indian Air Force aircraft used by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a stopover in Lahore and visits to Russia, Afghanistan, ...

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Qatar ( or ; ' ; local vernacular pronunciation: , officially the State of Qatar ( '), is a sovereign Arab state, located in Western Asia, occupying the small Qatar Peninsula on the northeasterly coast of the much larger Arabian Peninsula.