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Trump meets Qatari emir, predicts quick...

Trump meets Qatari emir, predicts quick...

Middle East

Wed, Sep 20 2017

Trump, who has said he would be willing to mediate the worst dispute in decades among the US-allied Arab...

Hopes fade as Gulf crisis hits 100-day...

Hopes fade as Gulf crisis hits 100-day...

Middle East

Tue, Sep 12 2017

Saudi contacts with an obscure Qatari sheikh in August triggered speculation he was being used to undermine...

Maldives parliament under military...

Maldives parliament under military...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 22 2017

Opposition MPs are prevented from entering chamber after mounting claims that President Abdulla Yameen...

More than two months of the Qatar...

More than two months of the Qatar...

World Tribune

Sun, Aug 20 2017

Below are developments in the diplomatic crisis pitting Qatar against Saudi Arabia and its allies, who...

Maldives musings

Maldives musings

Avenue T

Tue, Aug 8 2017

You have to see it to believe it

Four Arab countries ready for Qatar...

Four Arab countries ready for Qatar...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 30 2017

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt and Bahrain have previously issued a list of 13 demands for Qatar, which include...

Saudi, allies unveil Qatar terrorist...

Saudi, allies unveil Qatar terrorist...

Middle East

Tue, Jul 25 2017

Tuesday's list blacklisted nine charity and media organisations and nine individuals 'directly or indirectly...

Maldives leader shuts parliament amid...

Maldives leader shuts parliament amid...

World

Mon, Jul 24 2017

The opposition this month secured enough support from government defectors to begin impeachment proceedings...

Ankara, Doha insist Turkish base will...

Ankara, Doha insist Turkish base will...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 14 2017

The crisis has put Turkey in a delicate position since Qatar is its main ally in the Gulf but Ankara...

Tillerson in Qatar as leaks spark fresh...

Tillerson in Qatar as leaks spark fresh...

Middle East

Tue, Jul 11 2017

Analysts say Tillerson's impact on the crisis largely depends on his ability to manoeuvre regional scepticism...

Out of this world? Qatar accused of...

Out of this world? Qatar accused of...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 10 2017

Social media goes otherworldly after the creation of a hashtag accusing Qatar of 'dealing with...

A crisis without end? Gulf states settle...

A crisis without end? Gulf states settle...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 9 2017

There has been much speculation that Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain will seek to push Qatar out of...

Qatar seeks 'siege' compensation for...

Qatar seeks 'siege' compensation for...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 9 2017

Qatar has said thousands of its citizens have been affected by the isolation measures in what has emerged...

The truth behind Qatar-Saudi

The truth behind Qatar-Saudi

World Tribune

Sun, Jul 9 2017

In past few days, the tensions set for new escalation as on June 5, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and the UAE,...

Between the blue sky and white

Between the blue sky and white

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Jul 6 2017

A fool’s guide to the Maldives

Qatar's migrant workers on Gulf crisis...

Qatar's migrant workers on Gulf crisis...

Middle East

Thu, Jun 15 2017

Although Qatari officials have, so far, confidently shrugged off the economic impact of isolation, that...

Q&A: What is happening with Qatar?

Q&A: What is happening with Qatar?

Middle East

Tue, Jun 6 2017

A breakdown of the latest diplomatic crisis and what it means for the region

Muslim Asia caught in the middle as...

Muslim Asia caught in the middle as...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 6 2017

Indonesia, Malaysia and Pakistan are predominantly Sunni-Muslim countries like Saudi Arabia

Infographic: Arab nations cut ties with...

Infographic: Arab nations cut ties with...

Middle East

Mon, Jun 5 2017

The governments of Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Yemen and Egypt have broken off diplomatic...

Family reports Raudha’s diary...

Family reports Raudha’s diary...

Nation

Mon, Apr 24 2017

After Raudha's body was exhumed for autopsy, her father claimed her diary had been missing from the...

Raudha’s father refuses second...

Raudha’s father refuses second...

Nation

Tue, Apr 18 2017

CID has investigated the crime scene and gone over the evidence presented by the Detective Branch and...