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Complete details about Qatar in Asia with capital city Doha

Country NameQatar (Qatar)
Country CodeQAT
Capital CityDoha
ContinentAsia
RegionMiddle East
Independence Year1971
Population599000
Surface Area11000.0
Life Expectancy72.4 years
GNP9472.0 (old 8920.0)
Government FormMonarchy

Spoken Languages

Arabic [official]     (40.7%)
Urdu     (0.0%)

Major Cities

Doha, Doha     (population 355000)

Qatar's most recent News and Stories



Publisher: Jerusalem Post Israel NewsTue, 09 Feb 2016 14:41:15 -0800
US judge deports Qatar military officer accused of enslaving servants

A US judge ordered the immediate deportation on Tuesday of a Qatar military officer and his wife after they were accused of holding two female servants in slave-like conditions in their upscale San Antonio home. Hassan al-Homoud, 46, who received ...   read full story


Publisher: Doha NewsTue, 09 Feb 2016 03:17:57 -0800
Thousands head outdoors to enjoy Qatar National Sport Day 2016

Thousands of people thronged to the Aspire Zone and other hotspots around Qatar to mark the fifth annual National Sport Day. Windy weather aside, many said they enjoyed the wide range of activities set up at Katara Cultural Village, the Pearl-Qatar ...   read full story


Publisher: Cyclingnews.comTue, 09 Feb 2016 04:06:44 -0800
Kristoff wins Tour of Qatar stage 2

A photo finish was needed to confirm the Norwegian as the stage winner and showed he won it thanks to a perfect late bike throw at the line. Roy Jans (Wanty Groupe Gobert) was third with Greg Van Avermaet (BMC) fourth after a late crash, 400 metres ...   read full story

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Publisher: Cycling WeeklyTue, 09 Feb 2016 04:22:30 -0800
Watch: Crash at end of Tour of Qatar stage two takes out chunk of peloton read full story
Publisher: BBC SportTue, 09 Feb 2016 05:12:59 -0800
Mark Cavendish retains overall lead in Tour of Qatar read full story
Publisher: Press TVTue, 09 Feb 2016 16:33:45 -0800
Alexander Kristoff wins second stage of Qatar Tour read full story
Publisher: SkySportsTue, 09 Feb 2016 05:17:16 -0800
Mark Cavendish keeps Tour of Qatar lead despite Alexander Kristoff loss read full story
Publisher: euronewsTue, 09 Feb 2016 09:53:14 -0800
Tour of Qatar: Kristoff wins stage two read full story
Publisher: Daily MailTue, 09 Feb 2016 05:19:59 -0800
Mark Cavendish retains Tour of Qatar gold jersey despite Alexander Kristoff ... read full story


Publisher: DunyaNews PakistanTue, 09 Feb 2016 20:18:45 -0800
PM Nawaz leaves for Qatar on two-day official visit

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) - Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has left for Qatar on a two-day official visit today (Wednesday). The visit is on the invitation of Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani and Prime Minister Sheikh Abdullah Bin ...   read full story

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Publisher: The Express TribuneTue, 09 Feb 2016 21:48:45 -0800
PM Nawaz departs for Qatar read full story
Publisher: Doha NewsTue, 09 Feb 2016 20:18:45 -0800
Pakistan Prime Minister to arrive in Qatar today for two-day visit read full story
Publisher: The News InternationalTue, 09 Feb 2016 20:41:15 -0800
PM Nawaz leaves for Qatar on 2-day official visit read full story
Publisher: Daily TimesTue, 09 Feb 2016 21:48:12 -0800
PM leaves for Qatar on two-day official visit read full story
Publisher: Daily PakistanTue, 09 Feb 2016 20:07:30 -0800
PM Nawaz leaves for two-day Qatar tour read full story
Publisher: SAMAA TV (press release) (registration) (blog)Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:03:45 -0800
PM departs on 2-day visit to Qatar read full story

Qatar Tweets

From @hazeemdin on Wed Feb 10 01:38:41 EST 2016 Australia, Jepun & Qatar. Seram sejuk betul. Hari tu group senang pun boleh tak lepas, ini pulak group of death.
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From @DohaQatarNews on Wed Feb 10 01:38:20 EST 2016 Prime Minister attends AIPS Congress - https://t.co/D15oN4Vwly #GoogleAlerts
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From @DohaQatarNews on Wed Feb 10 01:37:58 EST 2016 Qatar Tennis Federation all set to celebrate NSD - https://t.co/RL9sXl0WZJ #GoogleAlerts
From @iAnasOmar on Wed Feb 10 01:37:49 EST 2016 RT @pmln_org: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif departed for Doha, Qatar on two days official visit. https://t.co/n6SQ5RQDuO
From @DohaQatarNews on Wed Feb 10 01:37:42 EST 2016 Qatar considering special courts for World Cup offenders - https://t.co/PQBn0ci75P #GoogleAlerts
From @NEDianz on Wed Feb 10 01:37:32 EST 2016 Oh GOD what is The Link Between visiting Qatar & Bacha Khan University ? Spreading Hate Among Society Shame !! @nadia_a_mirza
From @fahadbajwa786 on Wed Feb 10 01:37:30 EST 2016 RT @pmln_org: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif departed for Doha, Qatar on two days official visit. https://t.co/n6SQ5RQDuO
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From @kashifraza896 on Wed Feb 10 01:37:29 EST 2016 RT @nadia_a_mirza: #PMNA departs 4 #Qatar but he didn't bother 2 visit #bachakhanuniversity. Oh ho ye tu for civilians hai n shaheed bhe c?
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