Tag Archives: Qatar

The new saints

Pope Francis has canonised two 19th century nuns who lived in Palestine, then controlled by the Ottoman Empire. Marie Alphonsine Ghattas    ... more

New aims for press freedoms

Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste has been freed and has left Egypt and flown to Cyprus, after being held for 400 days.    ... more

Tournament revisions invite review

The initial victory of Qatar's 2022 World Cup bid has drawn significant attention towards FIFA, football's international governing body. The challenges    ... more

Football aims to unite another nation

British Prime Minister David Cameron has announced an exciting new partnership between the FA, Premier League and equivalent football bodies in    ... more