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Marquez tops practice ahead of MotoGP season opener in Qatar

2015-03-27
Marc Marquez finished on top of the combined timesheets after a frantic end to FP3, with Cal Crutchlow claiming a sensational second place. With the combined times from all three practice sessions deciding who would qualify automatically for Q2, with the ...

Moto - Marquez fastest in Qatar testing

2015-03-27
- World champion Marc Marquez of Spain led the way in all three free practice sessions on Thursday ahead of Sunday's season-opening Qatar MotoGP.The 22-year-old Honda rider, winner in Qatar last season, finished 0.096sec ahead of Britain's Cal Crutchlow on ...

MotoGP: Can anyone catch Marc Marquez in 2015?

2015-03-27
(CNN)Qatar's Losail circuit drapes its curves across the desert like an ebony necklace on golden silk. This weekend the track will be adorned with a glittering train of hi-tech bikes, as motorcycle racing's premier class, MotoGP, fires back into life.

MotoGP sees Qatar as key to Middle East

2015-03-27
(Reuters) - Qatar will be part of the MotoGP world championship for years to come and will also have a say in any expansion in the Middle East, the sport's commercial head said on Friday. The Gulf state's floodlit night race at the Losail circuit starts ...

Atiratphuvapat takes pole in Qatar

2015-03-27
Thai rider Nakarin Atiratphuvapat set the fastest time in qualifying held on Friday at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar. The man who won the second race at the first round in Buriram (Thailand), set his time at the end of the session, with ...

Trainer Julian Smart sends out two-pronged attack for Kahayla Classic on Dubai World Cup night

2015-03-27
He returned to Meydan for the first time since he moved to Qatar to win the 2010 Kahayla Classic with Jaafer, the first Qatar-trained horse to win the Arabian showpiece on Dubai World Cup night. “He was a brilliant horse and to come and compete in such ...

Qatar Airways set to launch LA cargo route in April

2015-03-26
Qatar Airways Cargo will launch a new freighter service to Los Angeles from April 4, its fourth destination in the United States. The twice-weekly Boeing 777 Freighter service to Los Angeles will add to established routes to Houston, Chicago and Atlanta.

US Travel CEO: LGBT issues not a ‘compelling’ argument for breaking deals with Gulf airlines

2015-03-27
The letter questioned the US Travel Association’s president, Roger Dow, for ‘ardently defending’ Emirates, Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways. The statement says that the three airlines have ‘abhorrent labor standards.’ ‘These carriers require ...

Motorcycling-MotoGP sees Qatar as key to Middle East

2015-03-27
The Gulf state's floodlit night race at the Losail circuit starts the season on Sunday. "Qatar has become one of the traditional MotoGP dates," the crash.net website quoted Dorna chief executive Carmelo Ezpeleta as saying. "We have an agreement until 2016 ...

MotoGP Qatar Friday Results 2015

2015-03-27
Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez kicks-off the 2015 MotoGP championship at the head of the pack once again, topping the first three Free Practice sessions in Qatar. CWM LCR Honda’s Cal Crutchlow ended second-fastest overall after a blistering lap in FP3 ...

Marquez tops practice ahead of MotoGP season opener in Qatar

2015-03-27
Marc Marquez finished on top of the combined timesheets after a frantic end to FP3, with Cal Crutchlow claiming a sensational second place. With the combined times from all three practice sessions deciding who would qualify automatically for Q2, with the ...

Moto - Marquez fastest in Qatar testing

2015-03-27
- World champion Marc Marquez of Spain led the way in all three free practice sessions on Thursday ahead of Sunday's season-opening Qatar MotoGP.The 22-year-old Honda rider, winner in Qatar last season, finished 0.096sec ahead of Britain's Cal Crutchlow on ...

Baby on board! Qatar Air Boeing 777 diverts to Gander

2015-03-26
This file photo from July 1, 2014, shows a Qatar Airways 777-200 at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport. (Photo: Qatar Airways via AP) A Qatar Airways Boeing 777 en route from Miami to Doha diverted to Newfoundland's remote Gander airport Sunday when a ...

MotoGP sees Qatar as key to Middle East

2015-03-27
(Reuters) - Qatar will be part of the MotoGP world championship for years to come and will also have a say in any expansion in the Middle East, the sport's commercial head said on Friday. The Gulf state's floodlit night race at the Losail circuit starts ...

Atiratphuvapat takes pole in Qatar

2015-03-27
Thai rider Nakarin Atiratphuvapat set the fastest time in qualifying held on Friday at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar. The man who won the second race at the first round in Buriram (Thailand), set his time at the end of the session, with ...

Qatar Airways set to launch LA cargo route in April

2015-03-26
Qatar Airways Cargo will launch a new freighter service to Los Angeles from April 4, its fourth destination in the United States. The twice-weekly Boeing 777 Freighter service to Los Angeles will add to established routes to Houston, Chicago and Atlanta.

MotoGP Qatar Friday Results 2015

2015-03-27
Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez kicks-off the 2015 MotoGP championship at the head of the pack once again, topping the first three Free Practice sessions in Qatar. CWM LCR Honda’s Cal Crutchlow ended second-fastest overall after a blistering lap in FP3 ...

Marquez Leads Free Practice in Qatar, Suzuki Unnaturally Fast in FP1, Ducati and Crutchlow Getting Faster - Photo Gallery

2015-03-27
We can finally say that the 2015 MotoGP season started, as the premier class bikes had their first official outing at the Losail circuit in Qatar. Marc Marquez led Free Practice 1, and was followed closely by his team mate Dani Pedrosa, who was 0.076s ...

Jack Miller continues to progress in Qatar

2015-03-27
The MotoGP World Championship looks to be in rude health after the second and third free practices for the season-opening Qatar Grand Prix, with the field so close that a mere 1.3 seconds separated the top 21 riders. That tightly packed group included the ...

Barça captain Xavi is in Qatar ahead of summer move to Al Sadd

2015-03-27
The end of the Xavi Hernandez era is soon to be a reality. The Barcelona midfielder is set to move to Qatar side Al Sadd in the summer for a deal worth around €10million a season. This Friday he has been seen in Qatar, where he was photographed with ...

Yemen rivals to hold talks in Doha-Qatar source - Reuters

2015-03-24
ReutersYemen rivals to hold talks in Doha-Qatar sourceReutersDOHA (Reuters) - Rival Yemeni factions have agreed in principle to hold reconciliation talks in the Qatari capital Doha, but no date has yet been set, a Qatari foreign ministry source said on Monday. The source spoke to Reuters after Qatar-based al ...Yemen rivals to hold talks in DohaPeninsula On-lineall 18 news articles »

Five things to know about the 2015 Qatar International Food Festival - Doha News

2015-03-23
Doha NewsFive things to know about the 2015 Qatar International Food FestivalDoha NewsMIA will close its parking lot to the public tomorrow at 5pm for the duration of the festival, an organizer told Doha News. A park-and-ride service is being offered at the Marriott Doha hotel on the Corniche and at the old airport arrivals terminal ...Culinary feast tempts the taste buds at food festivalGulf Timesall 7 news articles »

Taliban Leaders Are Living in Luxury in Qatar - Newsweek

2015-03-24
NewsweekTaliban Leaders Are Living in Luxury in QatarNewsweekI'd heard he was living in the Gulf emirate of Qatar, and I was planning to travel there soon. Good, he said, let's meet for lunch or dinner. As I flew to Doha recently, the monarchy's capital, I looked forward to seeing him. But by the time I landed ...and more »

Baby boy born on Qatar Airways flight from Miami to Doha - ArabianBusiness.com

2015-03-25
ArabianBusiness.comBaby boy born on Qatar Airways flight from Miami to DohaArabianBusiness.comA baby boy was born on a Qatar Airways flight from Miami to Doha, forcing the plane to divert to Canada, it has been reported. An unnamed woman was on board the QR778 flight on Sunday, which was diverted to Newfoundland when the crew learned she ...Miami-Doha flight in emergency landing as baby born mid-airThe Borneo PostBaby born on flight diverted to Gander, NLCBC.caall 70 news articles »

Qatar Airways crew lift lid on nights in Doha that led to mass email about ... - Daily Mail

2015-03-19
Daily MailQatar Airways crew lift lid on nights in Doha that led to mass email about ...Daily MailIt is 2am in the middle of the working week but Doha's Crystal nightclub is rammed with female flight attendants knocking back free drinks and predatory men circling them like wolves. Skimpily dressed in thigh-skimming skirts and hotpants, Qatar ...Qatar Airways chief shames 'drunk' flight attendant in emailTelegraph.co.ukQatar Airways executive shames drunk air stewardess by emailing photo to ...The IndependentTourism industry injects $7.6bn into Qatar's economyCustoms Today Newspaperall 16 news articles »

Egypt denies Qatar access to Gaza, so Doha turns to Israel - Middle East Monitor

2015-03-20
Middle East MonitorEgypt denies Qatar access to Gaza, so Doha turns to IsraelMiddle East MonitorPresident of the Qatari National Committee for the Reconstruction of the Gaza Strip, Ambassador Mohammed Al-Emadi said he entered the Gaza Strip for the first time in two years through Israel after the Egyptian authorities refused to grant him ...and more »

Qatar source: Yemen rivals to hold talks in Doha - Ynetnews

2015-03-24
Qatar source: Yemen rivals to hold talks in DohaYnetnewsRival Yemeni factions have agreed in principle to hold reconciliation talks in the Qatari capital Doha, but no date has yet been set, a Qatari foreign minisstry source said on Monday. The source spoke to Reuters after Qatar-based al Jazeera television ...

Johnson Controls Qatar - Zawya (registration)

2015-03-26
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Qatar-based company begins Nhava Sheva-Doha feeder service - JOC.com

2015-03-20
Qatar-based company begins Nhava Sheva-Doha feeder serviceJOC.comMilaha Maritime and Logistics has kicked off a direct feeder link between Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (Nhava Sheva), India, and Doha, Qatar, a route that has seen significant gains in trade volumes in recent years. The new service, reportedly the first ...

The Doha Players/Facebook - Doha News

2015-03-11
Doha NewsThe Doha Players/FacebookDoha NewsAccording to event organizer Qatar Financial Center, visitors to the gallery at the W Doha will have the opportunity to become works of art themselves, with their images superimposed onto classic Doha backgrounds. The photographer will be available ...